Summer 2017 Anime Releases

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Last Updated: Jul 21, 2017 - 21:59 PDT
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Title in alphabetical order - number of eps if known
Groups: groups subbing that I know of
Summary: taken from a site or based on the 1st episode if I can't find any info
My First Impressions: I give my first impressions honestly, I do have specific tastes and I don't expect you to think the same thing as me, but it's there for those who know whether they have similar or very different tastes from me.
Other Comments: Others' comments.
Link: link to more info

18if - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: After going to sleep like normal, Tsukishiro Haruto wakes up to discover something unbelievable - he's stuck in dream world! Here, witches plague the dreamscape and are more than dreamy figments - they're the trapped souls of young women who've rejected reality and are afflicted by the "Sleeping Beauty Syndrome." As he searches for a way out, Haruto will face the witches and their terrifying powers.
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Aho Girl - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs, Dark-Sage
Summary: Yoshiko is a genuinely stupid girl (she can even manage to get all 0's on multiple choice tests). She hangs out at school with her childhood friend, who she claims to like, and he has to put up with all her ridiculous behavior!
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Ballroom e Youkoso - 24 eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: Feckless high school student Fujita Tatara wants to be good at something - anything. Unfortunately, he's about as average as a slouchy teen can be. The local bullies know this and make it a habit to hit him up for cash, but all that changes when the debonair Sengoku Kaname sends them packing. Sengoku's not the neighborhood watch, though. He's a professional ballroom dancer. And once Fujita Tatara gets pulled into the world of the ballroom, his life will never be the same.
My First Impressions: I like dancing and all, so I thought I might like this, but I can't stand the art and animation. They're terrible... <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Battle Girl High School - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: Set in 2045, humanity struggles to survive in a world overrun by mysterious invaders called the Irousu. The Earth's only hope lies with the students of Shinjugamine Girls' Academy, a school where Star Guardians train to fight the Irousu. Together, these brave girls work to develop their skills to fight against the invaders... provided they can pass class first!
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Centaur no Nayami - 12 eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: Being a teenager is never easy. Especially for a centaur! Himeno is a sweet, shy girl, who like many teens her age, struggles with the trials and tribulations of attending high school. The difference is she's a centaur; but she's not alone. In fact, all of her classmates are supernatural creatures, sporting either horns, wings, tails, halos, or some other unearthly body appendage. Yet despite their fantastical natures, Himeno and her best friends - the dragon-winged Nozomi, and Kyouko with her spiraled horns - are down-to-earth, fun- loving teenagers who grapple with issues of life and love in a mostly normal daily school setting.
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Clione no Akari - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: Minori is an illness-stricken, constantly bullied orphan girl. After one rainy day, she doesn't turn up at school, having been admitted into a hospital in a distant town. Two months pass, and the girl's two school friends, Takashi and Kyouko, receive a mysterious email with no sender listed. The email reveals a summer festival taking place at a nearby town...
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Dive!! - ? eps

Groups: Commie, HorribleSubs
Summary: The story revolves around the Mizuki Diving Club (MDC), which is on the verge of closing down after having financial troubles. The club's new coach persuades the club's parent company to stay open on one condition: that the club sends one of its members to next year's olympics as part of Japan's olympic team.
My First Impressions: Tried watching ep1 but it was boring. I couldn't come to like any of the characters and didn't like the way they were telling the story. <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Enmusubi no Youko-chan - 24 eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: In a world where Spirits and Humans coexist and can fall in love with each other, many Spirits see their human loved ones die before them due to the Spirits’ much longer life expectancy. Even when that human is reborn, the previous memories of their past life is erased from their memory. However, it is said among Spirits that a certain “service” is spreading. This “service” is provided by the “Fox Spirit Matchmakers” who can revive the lost memories of their former lover. This story follows a young Fox Spirit Matchmaker who tries her best to restore lost memories and spread love.
My First Impressions: Sort of watched ep1 and it was barely coherent and the characters were dumb. <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Gamers! - 12? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: Amano Keita is a perfectly mediocre loner with no particular distinguishing features other than his love for games. One day, his school's prettiest girl and Gamer Club President Tendo Karen suddenly calls out to him. That moment changes Keita's life forever, as he now finds himself in the midst of a romcom with beautiful girl gamers... or, well, that's how it usually goes. Not with him, however.
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Hajimete no Gal - 10 eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: Hashiba Jun'ichi is an uncool high school student who frets about wanting to lose his virginity. Egged on by his friends, Jun goes on his knees and confesses his love to a classmate named Yame Yukana. The confession surprisingly works and the couple goes out. However, Jun finds himself in uncharted waters with Yame, a trendy and fashion-conscious gal.
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Hitorijime My Hero - 12? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: High schooler Setagawa Masahiro is a fairly helpless delinquent, so much so that the neighborhood bullies use him to run their errands. His life changes when he meets high school teacher Ooshiba Kousuke, a man whose fighting abilities have earned him a powerful reputation on the streets. Ooshiba finds himself with a desire to protect Setagawa, and despite swearing that he's not interested in men, Setagawa finds himself getting more involved in Ooshiba's affairs...
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Ikemen Sengoku - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: No description available.
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Isekai Shokudou - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: On the first basement floor of a building at a corner of a shopping district near an office area, there is a shop. It is the restaurant Youshoku no Nekoya (Western Cuisine Cat Restaurant), whose door is adorned with a picture of a cat. Founded five decades ago, it has since been filling the bellies of the salarymen from the office area. While it is described as Western cuisine, it is an extraordinary restaurant with menus beyond Western cuisine that are rich and sumptuous. However, for people from that world, it is unique. There is a secret in Nekoya. Every Saturday when the shop takes a day off, Nekoya is teeming full of special customers. With the jingling of the bell, it serves the rarest, most wonderous of delicious cuisine at the request of customers from all walks of life, upbringing, and ethnicity. Certainly, for the office workers, it is a familiar place with familiar dishes. However, for the Saturday customers or people from that world, it is nothing but cuisine never seen or heard before ... an Alternate-World Restaurant.
My First Impressions: Watched ep1 but I didn't like the art and animation much and it was just boring... <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Isekai wa Smartphone to Tomo ni - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: After dying as a result of God's mistake, the main character finds himself in a parallel world, where he begins his second life. His only possessions are the body that God gave back to him and a smartphone that works even in this new world. As he meets all kinds of new people and forges new friendships, he ends up learning the secret to this world. He inherits the legacy of an ancient civilization and works together with the kings of some very laid-back countries on his carefree travels through this new world.
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Jikan no Shihaisha - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: Chronos Rulers (Jikan no Shihaisha) are those who fight the time-eating demons that appear when people wish they could turn back time. The Chronos Rulers fight a time-manipulation battle against these demons.
My First Impressions: I tried watching this and go through 1.5 eps before deleting it. It could have been cool, but the characters are dumb and annoying, art and animation are mediocre at best, and the plot pretends to move along but doesn't actually. <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Keppeki Danshi! Aoyama-kun - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: Aoyama is a handsome young soccer genius who is a Japan representative. His play style is cleanliness. He doesn't tackle and doesn't head the ball. If he's doing a throw-in, he'll only do it if he's wearing gloves.
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Knights' & Magic - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: A mecha otaku is reincarnated into another world as Ernesti Echevalier (Eru). In this world, there exist huge humanoid weapons known as Silhouette Knights. Together with his childhood friends Archid Walter and Adeltrud Walter, Eru aims to become a Knight Runner - a pilot of a Silhouette Knight.
My First Impressions: Hard to say the direction it's going in with only 2 episodes, but at least the story moves quickly. The art and animation aren't bad. The characters are a bit 2 dimentional, but then they haven't had time to grow much and the series seems much more plot driven than anything else. <continuing for now>
Link: ANN

Konbini Kareshi - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: It is spring, right around the time when new students start getting used to their school lives. First year high school students Mishima Haruki and Honda Towa are looking forward to their new school life. Meanwhile Sanagi Nasa, sole member of the cooking research club, continues with his club activities from middle school, striving to work on the theme that his adviser laid out for him. Second year student Asumi Natsu, although he matured a little since the height of his impudence during his first year, has nevertheless chosen to remain alone this year. Third year students Nakajima Mikado and Sakurakouji Masamune watch over him with a smile. All of them will pay the nearby convenience store a visit after school. Each of the students goes there for different reasons: to eat ice cream after club activities at school, to get the latest issue of this week's game magazine, to purchase ingredients for cooking, to meet friends, or to stock up on their favorite bread or chocolate drink. The convenience store becomes the place they can meet, relax, and make small memories. Starting now, the reasons they will go to the convenience store will slowly begin to change.
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Koi to Uso - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: Lies are forbidden. Love is even more forbidden. The time is in the not-so-distant future. In Japan, your marriage partner is selected by the government when you turn 16. Yukari Nejima is a 15-year-old boy who lives in a corner of Japan and has never made much of himself. In grades as well as sports, he ranks below the middle of the pack. However, he conceals a passionate love in his heart.
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Made in Abyss - 12? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: The enormous cave system, known as the Abyss, is the last unexplored place in the world. Nobody knows how deep down goes this titanic pit, inhabited by strange and wondrous creatures and full of mysterious ancient relics which purpose in unknown to modern man. Generations of bold adventurers have been drawn by the cryptic depths of the Abyss. In course of time those brave enough to explore the dangerous pit came to be known as Cave Raiders. In Oosu, the town at the edge of the Abyss, there lives a little orphan named Rico, who dreams of becoming as great a cave raider as her mother was and solving the great mystery of the pit. One day exploring the murky depths she stumbles upon a little boy, who turns out to be a robot...
My First Impressions: Tried watching ep1 and got really bored. <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Nana Maru San Batsu - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: The last thing freshman Koshiyama Shiki expected was to be asked to join the Bunzo High School New Student Fast Finger Quiz Championship. A bookwork at heart, he hates being the center of attention and shudders at the mere thought of participating. To add insult to injury, his classmate Fukami Mari overwhelms her competition by pressing the buzzer even before the entire question is read. It's too late to hit the buzzer after you know the answer. A split second is all it takes to determine who wins or loses, she declares. After observing Mari for a while, Shiki discovers a way to determine the answers to a quiz. His world expands as he meets colleagues and senior members of the Quiz Club, as well as their formidable rival Mikuriya Chisato. He experiences the joys of answering correctly and the frustrations of not getting to the buzzer quickly enough. He and his colleagues hone not only their knowledge, but also various techniques as they pursue victory in the world of competitive quiz.
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Netsuzou Trap: NTR - 12? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: Yuma and Hotaru have been friends since childhood, so it's only natural that when Yuma is nervous about her new boyfriend, she asks Hotaru for advice. But when Hotaru starts coming onto Yuma for what feels like more than just 'practice', what does it mean...? With boyfriends in the foreground but a secret, passionate tryst in the background, will Yuma and Hotaru try to forget what happened between them or have they fallen into a trap of true love and betrayal?
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Nora to Oujo to Noraneko Heart - 12 eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: One day, on the way to school, Nora meets a girl named Patricia in a park. Patricia says that she is a princess of the underworld, and she has come to the surface world to destroy all life. But the first time she touches someone in the surface, she faints, and Nora finds himself nursing her. Patricia asks Nora to tell him the secrets of life, and Nora starts by explaining the adult magazine that they found in the park.
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Princess Principal - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: At the end of the 19th century, London, the Kingdom of Albion has been split into East and West sides by a giant wall. Five girls attend Queen's Mayfaire, a conventional and prestigious school. Under the guise of regular high school girls, they act as spies under cover. Disguise, reconnaissance, infiltration, car chases... Each girl uses their own set of special skills to dart around the world of shadow.
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Shoukoku no Altair - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: Mahmut is a young Pasha serving on the council of the Türkiye Stratocracy. The clouds of war are gathering over his country as the threat of the aggressive Empire looms large. With Türkiye's council split between the warmongers and the pacifists, Mahmut begins his quest to keep the peace at any cost. As he finds himself drawn deeper and deeper in the politics of the ancient world, new enemies and allies surface. Who will prevail? What will Mahmut do if war proves to be inevitable?
My First Impressions: Watched ep1 and it wasn't bad, but hard to say. <will comment later>
Link: ANN

Tenshi no 3P! - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: Nukui Kyou is a high school student who tends to skip school due to a trauma in his past. Kyou secretly creates songs using vocal song synthesis software as his hobby. Three girls who just entered fifth grade - the crybaby Gotou Jun, the strong-willed Momijidani Nozomi, and the somewhat sleepy Kaneshiro Sora who takes life at her own pace - email Kyou. These three girls, who were raised together like sisters since childhood, want Kyou to help them break into music.
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Tsuredure Children - 12 eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: To those of you out there who never could say "I love you"— This story is about ordinary highschoolers and how love makes them fired up, shaken, laugh, cry, and hurt. Whether things go well or not, this story of adolescence and romance will show you how they spend their precious youth. Every character is the main character here, and you're sure to find one you can sympathize with.
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Vatican Kiseki Chousakan - 12 eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: In the heart of Vatican City, there is a secret organization dedicated to investigating reports of miracles. Robert Nicholas, an archivist and cryptanalysis expert, and Hiraga Joseph Kou, a genius scientist, are members of the Assembly of Saints. As miracle investigators, they travel the world validating particular phenomena, only to uncover events tainted with conspiracy and deceit. With orders to find out the truth behind God's works, Josef and the fiercely protective Robert venture out into the unknown.
My First Impressions: Watched ep1 and it was weird, and overall, there was just nothing that made me want to keep watching. <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Youkai Apartment no Yuuga na Nichijou - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: Inaba Yuushi's parents died in his first year of middle school, and he moved in with his relatives. Though they did care for him, he could tell he was a burden. After he graduated, he happily prepared to move to a high school with a dormitory. Unfortunately, the dormitory burned to the ground before he could move in! Yuushi doesn't want to live with his grudging relatives, but it's rough finding lodging as an orphaned student with little money. He finally finds a room in a nice old building which seems too good to be true. The catch is that it is a Monster House, a place where humans and supernatural creatures live together. Another high schooler lives there, a cute girl named Akine, and she's completely unfazed by the monsters. In fact, she can even exorcise evil spirits! Yuushi's high school life just got much stranger than he ever bargained for!
My First Impressions: <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

Youkoso Jitsuryoku Shijou Shugi no Kyoushitsu e - ? eps

Groups: HorribleSubs
Summary: Koudo Ikusei Senior High School is a leading prestigious school with state-of-the-art facilities where nearly 100% of students go on to university or find employment. The students there have the freedom to wear any hairstyle and bring any personal effects they desire. Koudo Ikusei is a paradise-like school, but the truth is that only the most superior of students receive favorable treatment. Ayanokouji Kiyotaka is a student of D-class, which is where the school dumps its "inferior" students in order to ridicule them. For a certain reason, Kiyotaka was careless on his entrance examination, and was put in D-class. After meeting Horikita Suzune and Kushida Kikyou, two other students in his class, Kiyotaka's situation begins to change.
My First Impressions: I watched the first couple of episodes and the characters were so boring and the art was a bit weird. The plot moved, but not quickly enough as to keep me interested. <not watching unless recommended>
Link: ANN

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