Saki: Episode of Side A

TV (12 eps)
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When their close friend and fellow mahjong player Nodoka transfers away to Nagano, Shizuno and Ako worry they will never see her again. But, when the two see her on television a year later winning the Middle School National Championship, they revive the defunct mahjong club at Achiga High with the hopes of meeting her at the tables of the high school tournament. It won't be easy, as the competition is full of monsters like Saki Miyanagi who seem to warp the very laws of probability. How can the plucky girls of the Achiga High Mahjong Club hope to compete, and will they manage to see their long lost friend again?

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wargol's avatar by wargol on Sep 3, 2014
Score 6.7/10

The girls in this anime are all pretty much wildly delusional and have special powers, like ESP or magic or something, and then they get titles like ' Dragon Lord'  and ' Ruler of the Deep Mountains' it's pretty hilarious if you're just watching for the hell of it. after watching this first seasonI still don't understand even the basics of mahjong but watching them battle it out on a mahjong table using... read more

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