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Feb 24, 2016 7:24 AM

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That was weird with the onsen stuff because of the phantoms seems to be relaxing in it..

I guess this show is trying to explore every weird idea it can possibly can. And oh yeah, since the series involves onsen, I guess it also involves swimsuits. Meh, I was expecting more. And oh yeah, I guess it shouldn't be surprising that they tried to do something weird with Mai again.

 
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Feb 24, 2016 8:14 AM

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They really packed this episode with fanservice

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Feb 24, 2016 9:54 AM

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It's so hot even make a hot spring emerges in the middle of school yard. why don't you just spank her, Haruhiko? SPANK HER HARD!!!
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Feb 24, 2016 10:10 AM

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...what the hell did I just watch? :D Well...an onsen episode obviously, with lotsa great fanservice. Arisu's big beautiful tits seen in that swimsuit all too briefly near the end being the highlight. But I mean this was so goofy! It ended with Haruhiko off to consummate his marriage to a bigass monkey for cryin' out loud! :D Speakin' of ass we got plenty! Ass paintin' imaginary giant ass bouncing, you name it! This was so silly and all over the place. It reminded me of the pirate attack in Amagi Brilliant Park, though not as good. Still, a very fun, slapsticky outing, complete with a friggin' horse costume!...goodness. :D
 
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Feb 24, 2016 10:13 AM
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No real substance this episode as usual,4 episodes left obviously won't amount to anything in that time.

Fanservice was nice I guess.
 
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Feb 24, 2016 10:14 AM

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The only funny bit of this episode was Koito.

Everything else...
 
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Feb 24, 2016 10:17 AM

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I laughed my head off in this episode
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Feb 24, 2016 10:18 AM

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god.... this episode was bad.
I hope they don't pull pathetic shit like this again.

Kyoto Animation has really lost it's edge.

This would have been better as an DVD-special for the pathetic fans that value this crap enough to actually spend money on it.
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Feb 24, 2016 10:21 AM

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It was not a bad episode. The fanservice was alright!

The ending made me lol! Poor Haruhiko!
 
Feb 24, 2016 10:23 AM

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The fan service episode and it seems the sempai had it hard this episode especially the female ones.
It seems Haruhiko tactics backfired in him which was funny tho he deserved it for using the girls like that.
He was also very lucky for the most part of this episode getting to touch Mai like that.
 
Feb 24, 2016 10:25 AM

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Feb 24, 2016 10:28 AM

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Hot chicks in school bathing suits....yes please. Basically was stiff the entire damn episode. Koito had me in stitches the entire episode.
2 things I hated. Why does Kurumi just slide in? Like they're in High School in the courtyard and she just rolls up and wants to get in on the action...makes no sense.
Then the ending was BRUTAL. You give Haruhiko an epic moment, Mai is smitten even more with him, then you send him on his way...why? That just seemed meaningless.
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Feb 24, 2016 10:36 AM

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It was a funny one x) Lots of fanservice but pretty good
 
Feb 24, 2016 10:45 AM
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That was funny lol.
 
 
Feb 24, 2016 10:50 AM

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Definitely my favorite episode so far!
The fanservice was amusing and the mini monkeys were so cute.
The ending tho.

Best episode.
 
Feb 24, 2016 10:50 AM

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This episode is just ridiculous. Its too much to handle. Haru got cool points on Mai but he got married off by a gorilla.
 
Feb 24, 2016 10:57 AM

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Fun fan service. I laugh at Minase part.
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Feb 24, 2016 11:02 AM

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They really packed this episode with fanservice



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Feb 24, 2016 11:09 AM

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I knew it. The cute pink octopus was going to be "invoke Cthulu". He was bad ass though. I give him credit.

The thing that should not be is now going to be a plushy toy in anime shops.
 
Feb 24, 2016 11:21 AM

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This episode was fucking horrendous. I mean, with how aimless this show is I expected a hot spring episode, but to get one this bad is very disappointing. Was the monkey licking the girls supposed to be funny? Cos all it ended up being was fucking creepy and downright unnecessary.

This is probably the worst episode I've seen this season, and that's saying something!

If they really had to do something like this, why not do it as an OVA rather than use up an episode of the main series (I would say waste, but every episode has been just as pointless, if not more so, so it wouldn't have seemed right).
 
 
Feb 24, 2016 11:23 AM

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Screw the fanservice! Who cares when it made me ROFL!
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Feb 24, 2016 11:38 AM

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Anime these days are so... bad.
 
Feb 24, 2016 11:47 AM

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I've been waiting for an episode like this and obviously, KyoAni did it once again :)
 
Feb 24, 2016 11:47 AM

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I lol'ed at the Beach Girls. They looked all powerful and badass only to become comic relief.

Finally, the octopus from the opening has appeared. And Cthulhu is badass.

So much fanservice this episode lol. As expected of Musaigen... err KyoAni.
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Feb 24, 2016 11:56 AM

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This show went from decent to average to bad. Cool premise, great animation and art, terrible execution.
 
Feb 24, 2016 12:04 PM
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Atleast Mai-senpai started to notice a bit MC-kun
 
Feb 24, 2016 12:07 PM

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I almost feel bad for liking this....almost

No seriously I was grinning like an idiot the whole time
 
Feb 24, 2016 12:17 PM

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What a pointless episode. The only thing that's pointing is the male demographic that is pandering to. Just give this series an ecchi tag for its genre and call it a day.
 
 
Feb 24, 2016 12:22 PM

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I think than was a be a classic onsen chapter, but i like the plot.
See the power of the others members was cool, specially beach Angels. The perv monkey was so funny, you know lick sexy girls.
Koito smiling make me laugh hahaha.
When Ichijo say cthulhu I was WTF?, but the squid has sense. Cthulhu can have the shape than he wish.
Resolution was so funny and weird.
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Feb 24, 2016 12:33 PM

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I can't help but think this is targeted towards horny 10 year olds. Seriously what is the target audience.
 
Feb 24, 2016 12:35 PM

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The-blonde-guy-whose-name-no-one-bothers-to-remember is blasting off again! Yay. That reference to Team Rocket suprised me.

Is Cthulhu a pokemon? (seriously, he isn't but it'd be funny). Also, I've been waiting sooo long for this guy!

That was a lot of fanservice. Not complaining!

When I saw the look on Mai's face when she was staring at Haruchiko I was sooo sad that it's not the romance series :(

About the ending. It was suprising and funny but I kinda feel sorry for Haruchiko.
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Feb 24, 2016 12:43 PM
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This was a very nice and relaxing episode.

I liked that they showed the other students powers as well.

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Feb 24, 2016 12:47 PM

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Stooooooooooooooopid.

I didn't have high expectations though....and this was the only episode I didn't like.



 
Feb 24, 2016 12:49 PM

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Still not as bad as the talking bear episode but the fan service was pretty tame. Phantom World really doesn't know what it wants to be its stuck between being a kids show and standard shounen

It still amazes me that this far on there is no overall story and no character development. Defiantly the most disappointing anime this season.
 
Feb 24, 2016 12:51 PM

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well, i now why people dislike this episode but for me i think the comedy just escalated XD this is the funniest show so far for me XD
that monkey just dug a hotspring in the middle of the school and wrecked eveybody who disturb him. #ThugLife XD
i doubt this anime will have any actual plot if this is what happen in episode 8.
well, if there will be 24 episode...there will be a plot obviously, but....MAL still doesn't give any information about it. but i enjoy this anime so far. the comedy is so funny and the slice of life stuff was pretty good too imo.
 
Feb 24, 2016 1:01 PM

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So much fanservice this episode...
Well, every anime just HAS to have a swimsuit episode.

... WHY IS HARUHIKO PRETTIER IN LIPSTICK THAN I AM, THO.



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Feb 24, 2016 1:06 PM

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Still not as bad as the talking bear episode.


Talking bear episode was better because Magical Girl Kurumi-chan. :p



 
 
Feb 24, 2016 1:09 PM

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Well, that's our kinda-cliché'd onsen / beach episode. Cthulhu doesn't really resemble my image of a Cthulhu, but whatever. Seems like our MC is finally receiving that well-deserved upgrade, huh? So far so... uh... good?

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Feb 24, 2016 1:11 PM

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Every episode just has to have a beach/spa episode...

Ending was funny everything else was pretty meh.
 
Feb 24, 2016 1:26 PM

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Awful as always, but I'm glad the fanservice is back. Those were some decent ass-shots. Ending was almost hilarious.
 
Feb 24, 2016 1:39 PM

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The painting scene was pretty funny, other than that I cringed the entire episode.
 
Feb 24, 2016 1:53 PM

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I knew it. The cute pink octopus was going to be "invoke Cthulu". He was bad ass though. I give him credit.

The thing that should not be is now going to be a plushy toy in anime shops.


Haruhiko can't seem to make any of his summonings look menacing, all they do is come out cute looking.

How's he gonna get out of this monkey business anyway?
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Feb 24, 2016 1:56 PM
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It's official, Mai's butt is top quality as stated by Haruhiko.
"I've never drawn on such top quality canvas before" or something around those lines.

Koito's expression when she had to lure the phantom out xD2

That phantom deserved to burn, how dare he reject Reina. It's a sin and blasphemy to reject Reina, she's life and love.

And we got a pouting Mai, so adorable.

 
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What's even the damn point of the MAL synopsis including that part at the end about the "mysterious bombing of the Alayashiki Research Facility?" I think at this point it's definitely guaranteed that this series is going nowhere. I saw somewhere that this series is going to be 13 episodes, I highly doubt they can fit this research facility plot thing into 5 episodes.

Not surprised about this hot spring episode. I knew there would be either this or a beach episode at some point in the series. I'm honestly surprised this show doesn't have an ecchi tag, or at the very least a harem tag. The licking, that I'm assuming was for comedic purposes, came off as plain awkward and made me a little uncomfortable. Well, the end was kind of funny I guess.........
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Feb 24, 2016 2:14 PM
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I lol'd at the end. Beside that, it was eh .
 
Feb 24, 2016 2:30 PM
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So is the monkey phantom supposed to be Son Goku (Sun Wukong)? I didn't think so at first, but their ascendance to the heavens reminds me of his title "Equal of the Heavens"
 
Feb 24, 2016 2:35 PM

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And then came the episode with swimsuits, the comedy was also better than in previous episodes, I enjoyed seeing other people with powers to fight the Phantoms, this time more focused on Mai and Haruhiko, I expect a development in the plot in the next episodes ..
 
Feb 24, 2016 2:41 PM

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Eh didn't find this episode interesting or funny at all....
 
 
Feb 24, 2016 3:07 PM

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They managed to fuck up something as simple as a beach episode. Especially the end was disgustingly bad. Is this series supposed to be a case study for new staff on how not to do an anime? It might be even as bad as Itsuwari no Kamen in that regard.
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Feb 24, 2016 3:16 PM

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Didn't think it could get worse... It got worse. At this point I'm just just checking off all the fanservice episodes that can come out in 12 eps.
 
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