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First, this challenge is serious, if you're not up to dedicate your time to whatever you might get; don't enter the challenge. This thread is similar to "2019 Anime Watching Challenge" thread, therefore this thread belongs in this forum.

General information :
A wheel-decide that picks a random anime for you out of thousands. Anime before the year 1970 are not included in the list whatsoever. OVAs, ONAs, specials, movies, etc are all included. Once you spin the wheel; you're obliged to watch whatever you get, of course you're allowed to quit; but that would be a real disappointment. If you somehow get an anime that you've already seen, simply respin. Translated or not, matters, you're allowed to respin if the anime isn't translated, but it would be the best if you didn't. The two only exceptions are if it's not available online or isn't translated. If one or both of the two exceptions happened you need to respin from the first wheel, or just call it quits.

Rules :
1. Posting in the thread for anything besides entering the challenge is not allowed. You can leave whatever you want to say below your entry post. For any questions PM me.
2. Respins are not allowed, whether you get a bad anime or not. The two exceptions are if the anime isn't available online or if it isn't translated.
3. Once you spin it; you're obliged to watch it, prioritize it as much as you possibly can.
4. Cheating is of course strictly prohibited. This challenge is for fun; please don't enter the challenge for some other motive. Intentionally I'm making it so you can individually spin the wheel, therefore don't break the trust I put in you.
5. If you fail to finish the respected anime in 365 days after your entry you will get automatically disqualified; unless the anime is still airing & you're up to date.
6. For proof you need to post in episode discussions of whatever anime you get. Posts must have an adequate time difference. Each episode-discussion post must have at least 25 words, to elaborate on episode's contents. Participants that fail to post in episode discussions of the respected anime will immediately get disqualified from the challenge.
7. Once you decide to take up the challenge and once you spin the wheels, post the following things mentioned below.

Playing the challenge :
Once you decide to take up the challenge and once you spin the wheels, post the following things in the thread: the anime's year, the season, it's number (the one you use in random.org), and it's name. If you quit - edit the post and say that you quit, since every participant is going to be listed in the thread. Same applies to winning, once you win - edit your post and tell us that you finished. You're allowed to enter again whether you lose or win; via editing your post & making a separate section for a new entry. If you lose/quit - you must wait for at least 3 days before entering again, if you win - you can enter again any time! Of course, this challenge is only for fun.

Layout to make it more formal:

Year:
Season:
Number:
Anime:




Participants :







NOTE: A lot of people seem to mess up with counting/filters, therefore if you feel like it, you can post ONLY the year & season you got, and I'll do the rest of work for you, and just PM you the anime name.
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May 26, 6:56 PM

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(hopefully I'm doing this correctly)

Season: Fall
Year: 1981
Number: 17
Name: Tetsuwan Atom (1980) (I think I lucked out)
Progress: 1/52
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May 26, 11:22 PM
just breathe

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Spring 1996, number 11, Slayers Next
 
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May 27, 4:50 AM

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[Start: 2019/05/27] Entry 1 [Finished: 2019/06/05]
  • Year: 1982
  • Season: Spring
  • Number: 11/45
  • Anime: Urusei Yatsura
  • Progress: 195/195

Seems like an interesting challenge

EDIT: Took me a while but finally finished it. Great series.
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Konichiwa fellow weebs
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May 27, 4:58 AM

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ENTRY 1

Summer 2003, number 2, Ikkitousen.

Thanks for this challenge, I have a lot of free time (Summer break) - It´ll be fun:)

Ended 2019/5/30
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ENTRY 2

Fall 1993, number 39, Aa! Megami-sama!
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May 27, 5:26 AM

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I wanted to test out the wheels ( didn't know you could generate this kind of things on the internet)

Pretty easy: 2014, spring, Mangaka-san & Assistant-san to The Animation (specials)

@breathesunshine Bad way to begin the "saga" but you picked the best part of it. ^^

@FMmatron Isn't it often the case?
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May 27, 5:38 AM

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Winter 18, #166

https://myanimelist.net/anime/38444/God_Eater_Resonant_Ops

This doesn't feel right, lol.

@Rei366

True, but gotta deal with what we got.
Modified by FMmatron, May 27, 7:59 AM
Kokoro did nothing wrong.

 
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May 27, 5:45 AM
Intree

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Fall 2012, number 22, Jormungand: Perfect Order
Lucky
 
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May 27, 7:40 AM

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Spring 2007 Number 11: Romeo x Juliet

I had dropped this after 2 episodes some time ago. Guess I'll have to resume.
 
May 27, 5:46 PM

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Winter 2019 (how in the hell?)
Number 13

...Wataten..... YAYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYYyy
 
May 27, 6:11 PM

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1999 Fall
Number 13
Jibaku-kun

Never heard of this, should be fun

300th pun
xchyssa said:
You got some nice viewpoint there, I always know I can't fool you with my sharpest tagging skills


Puns I've seen made of my name since I started this counter - 316

 
May 27, 6:29 PM

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Summer 1982
Number 40
Techno Police 21C

It's a movie, might as well just watch it right now.

Edit: finished
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May 27, 6:34 PM

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winter
2015
number 55
anime:Cross Ange: Tenshi to Ryuu no Rondo"

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p.s.
Nah, I did the challenged but unfortunately I forgot to post and there's a rule about " Each episode-discussion post must have at least 25 words, to elaborate on episode's contents." I want to clarify I didn't cheat and that's all.
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May 27, 6:45 PM

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Year:1994
Season: Fall
Number: 56
Anime: Key the Metal Idol
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May 27, 6:50 PM
hello!

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Fall 2005
Number 20
IGPX: Immortal Grand Prix (2005)
 
May 27, 7:25 PM
Mistress of Fate

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winter 1973
number 4
Kerokko Demetan it only has 3 eps subbed

i think only Devilman is the only subbed/dubbed from this season so ima respin, i dont mind watching this tho.

winter 2013
number 12
Senran Kagura

oh lord no, there are a number others id rather watch oh well
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2006/Spring
58

Saru Getchu: On Air. (After i finish this can I do it again?)
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May 27, 7:58 PM
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2005 Winter 10 Buzzer Beater

Sounds like anime space jam
 
May 27, 8:27 PM
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Well, my first roll was:
1972,
winter
Shin Obake no Q-tarou (forgot the number).

I didn't find shit, except for some random episodes from the 1965 series. I will watch this anime if anyone can show me where to watch it. Preferably translated, although since it's a kids show I think I could follow the "plot".

My second roll:
2005
fall
40
which was Eureka Seven. I'll gladly watch it.
 
May 27, 8:35 PM

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Fall 2013 | 18 | Yowamushi Pedal

38 episodes is pretty long compared to what I usually watch and I don't have any interest in bike racing, but we'll see how this goes. :o

Finished on 6/13/2019.
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Original Post:



EDIT 28/05/2019:
Entry #02

Year: 1994
Season: Fall
Number: 2
Anime: DNA²

This was a fourth reroll, as the other three were all long movies without english dubs/subs with less than 200 entries in the entire MAL. I see that this is available at YouTube with either english or portuguese dubs, so I've got it going for me. 12 episodes should be pretty fast to finish.

EDIT 11/06/2019: I have finished watching DNA². Soon I'll be writing a review and spin the wheel once again.

EDIT 23/06/2019: It took me a while, but here it is. You can check out my review here! All in all, I really enjoyed this anime. So far I had two home-runs, I would say :)
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My latest review: Kujira no Kora
 
May 27, 8:55 PM
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Spring 1981, Number 14, Ashita no Joe 2.

Finished on 6/21/19. Man this show was great. I recommend both seasons. It might feel like a drag to watch, but man it was worth the watch.
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May 27, 9:22 PM

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Spring 2018, Number 96, Hakyuu Hoshin Engi

(Eh, not the best, but it could have been worse).

Hope I did it right.
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Fall 2015,Number 77,Yu☆Gi☆Oh! Arc-V

I quit, it is too long and I haven't even watched the previous seasons.
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May 27, 10:17 PM

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Year: 2015
Season: Summer
Number: 7

Monster Musume no Iru Nichijou

(oh boy xD)
 
May 27, 10:30 PM

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Summer 2003, number 17, Naruto (if I counted correctly?)
done \o/
or do I have to rewatch this now? D:
... 4 spins later...
Winter 1998,63, Tekken it is.

done. :3
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rip.
I love Chaet
 
May 27, 10:41 PM

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Entry 2

Season: Summer
Year: 2009
Number: 1
Anime: Bakemonogatari
Progress: 7/15
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May 27, 10:48 PM
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Fall 1977 Number 13,Manga ijin monogatari.
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Fall 2006, #59, Welcome to the NHK. What an incredibly lucky pick, just getting 2006 already seemed like great luck. I've been putting this series off for too long, now I have an excuse to binge it

Edit: To make it more formal

Year: 2006
Season: Fall
Number: 59
Anime: Welcome to the NHK
Progress: 1/24
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May 27, 11:22 PM
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(I had to spin it once again, since I got an anime I couldnt see anywhere)

Winter 2014 , Number 17 , Inari, Konkon, Koi Iroha.
 
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Fall 2008, #116, Touhou Niji Sousaku Doujin Anime: Musou Kakyou.

Seems interesting so imma join.

Edit: 1/3 Episodes
The music was good. The character design is the only problem, it destroys the fighting scene in the library.
Summary: Some of the things of the characters are gone and who could've stole it?
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Year: 1976
Season: Fall
Number: 20
Anime: Manga Nippon Mukashibanashi
https://myanimelist.net/anime/6277/Manga_Nippon_Mukashibanashi_1976

:(((((((

Above anime is not available online, hence, spun again
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Year: 2010
Season: Summer
Number: 11
Anime: Seikimatsu Occult Gakuin
https://myanimelist.net/anime/6974/Seikimatsu_Occult_Gakuin

Challenge completed :'^)
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Winter 2000 | 45 | Track City
Not subbed/translated --> respin

Spring 2013 | 137 | Against
Edit: Finished (actually watched it 3 times because its just a dementia short)
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  • Year: 2010.
  • Season: Fall.
  • Number: 22
  • Anime: Soredemo Machi wa Mawatteiru
  • Progress: 0/12 Episodes

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Spring 2006 | 150 | Detective Conan Movie 10
Looks like this is gonna be my introduction to the Detective Conan franchise.
 
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Fall 1988, number 18, Mister Ajikko

 
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Winter 2014 - 205 - The iDOLM@STER Movie: Kagayaki no Mukougawa e!
 
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Year : 1984
Season: Spring
random number: 6
Anime: Tongari Boushi no Memole https://myanimelist.net/anime/3754/Tongari_Boushi_no_Memole

Not my type at all, but i'll give it a try
 
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My first challenge!

Summer 2011
205

Moshidora Recap - https://myanimelist.net/anime/29834/Moshidora_Recap

I've never watched the anime, so starting at the recap makes sense. I'll start next month.

Edit: Due to personal reasons I won't be able to watch this. Sorry.
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Entry 1 [Finished: 14/06/19]

Year: 2007
Season: Winter
Number: 132
Anime: Jokuana
Progress: 2/2 Episodes


Imma be honest, I expected anything but a hentai

@2ego maybe you wanna quote my layout into your post to make it more formal, make whatever changes you want, here it is without anything filled in yet :

[quote][center][b]Entry 1 [Finished: DATE][/b][/center]
[b]Year:[/b] 
[b]Season:[/b] 
[b]Number:[/b] 
[b]Anime:[/b] [url=https://myanimelist.net/anime/ID_NUM]ANIME_TITLE[/url] 
[b]Progress:[/b] 0/TOTAL Episodes[/quote]
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Year: 2017
Season: Summer
Number: 19
Anime: Keppeki Danshi! Aoyama-kun

I feel somewhat fortunate that it isn't an older anime and it only has 12 episodes! Seems like my type of anime too.
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I’m also childish and hate to lose. 
 
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Year: 1990
Season: Spring
Number: 61
Anime: Milky Passion: Dougenzaka - Ai no Shiro

Just a one episode OVA so it should be easy enough.

Edit: Ok I finished, left my comment on the episode thread too. It was an experience lol.
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I know I'm a bit late, but I wanted to try this anyway.

Year: 1995
Season: Fall
Number: 85
Anime: Ghost in the Shell

I think that I got pretty lucky on this one.

Edit: Completed and thoughts posted on discussion thread.
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"Literary experts revealed that reviews on sites like MyAnimeList kill more than 200 brain cells per second."

- Joey, "The Anime Man"
 
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🌕🚀System;Reset

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Year: 2010
Season: Fall
Number: none yet ; later
Anime: pending


Saw this since the day you posted it. It has things I don't like, but I will try it. Will get the anime later on.


Questions/Suggestions

- Your main post should be more appealing. Make it more easy to read and not to look so heavy. It will turn participants away.
- Make it simpler or attract keywords about it. You can either bold words or make them a different color.
- Your post layout could be worked a bit better for when people post (for example, the one posted by a participant)
- Why are you using bit.ly to shorten your links?
- You shouldn't force your participants to use hentai tho, make that optional. There are many on this site that don't like watching that
- Also, your post is rather heavy. What are you gonna do once you reach the character limit per post? (Since you didn't save any other below it)
 
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Never did a challenge, so I thought it would be fun to participate.
I always let RANDOM.ORG decide the next anime I watch from my PTW, so I think this is a nice challenge. I like that it is not time limited (365 tho).

Entry 1 [Finished: N/A]

Year: 2005
Season: Spring
Number: 111/139
Anime: Yakin Byoutou Kranke
Progress: 1/3


Am I doing this right OP?
Holy shit it is a hentai. I've never seen a hentai. Can I reroll, or do I have to suffer?

Here are screeshots of my wheels.
Wheel 1
Wheel 2
Random.org
MAL Screenshot
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Year: 2007
Season: Fall
Anime: Clannad
 
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Year: 2017
Season: Winter
Number: 50
Anime: One Piece
Progress: 0/887


Yup I lost/quit already as much as I love the manga.
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Year: 2004
Season: Winter
Number: 96
Anime: Interlude
 
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[started: 2019/06/07] Entry 2 [Finished: 2019/06/16]
  • Year: 2001
  • Season: Winter
  • Number: 15/106
  • Anime: Hajime no Ippo
  • Progress: 75/75
Going for a second round here, don't know if the wheels hate me by giving me anime with a long episode count or that they love me by giving me high rated anime.
Edit: Pretty good series 9/10 Definitely recommend to those who haven't watched it yet.
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Konichiwa fellow weebs
Noot Noot, mah brothas
Hee zeg makker
 
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Year: 2018
Season: Summer
Number: 181
Anime: https://myanimelist.net/anime/38513/Rape_Gouhouka
Oh god. what have I done
 
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