6.Blue Spring Ride (Ao Haru Ride)
Studio: Production I.G.
Genre: Comedy / Drama / Romance / Slice of Life
Quick Pitch: Futaba used to attract a lot of attention from boys in middle school, but became ostracized by the girls. Now in high school, she is determined to avoid all unwanted attention from in an attempt to fit in with her girl friends. Her plan becomes complicated when she is reunited with Kou, a boy who she fell deeply in love with in middle school but couldn’t admit her feelings for due to a misunderstanding.
7.The World is Still Beautiful (Soredemo Sekai wa Utsukushii)
Studio: Studio Pierrot
Genre: Adventure / Comedy / Fantasy / Romance / Supernatural
Quick Pitch: Despite her reluctance, Princess Nike of the Rain Dukedom travels to the Sun Kingdom to marry Sun King Livius. Princess Nike soon learns that while the Sun King has conquered the world in only three years since receiving the crown, he is still a child. When Princess Nike refuses to make it rain for Sun King Livius, she is thrown in jail. But soon, this married couple will establish an emotional bond.
8.Hakkenden: Eight Dogs of the East (Hakkenden: Touhou Hakken Ibun)
Studio: Studio Deen
Genre: Action / Fantasy / Supernatural
Quick Pitch: Five years ago, the village of Ootsuka was lit on fire and left three survivors: Shino, Sosuke, and Hamaji. The three live under the watchful eye of the Imperial Church, which wants to reclaim the murasame demon blade living within Shino. Realizing the Shino won’t cooperate, they kidnap Hamaji, which causes Shin and Sosuke to travel to the Imperial City to save her.
9.My Little Monster (Tonari no Kaibutsu-kun)
Studio: Brain’s Base
Genre: Comedy / Romance / Slice of Life
Episodes: 13 + 1 OVA
Quick Pitch: Shizuku is only focused on her grades, which leads to a cold view of life. However, she begins to change after delivering class printouts to Haru, who has stopped coming to school after a fight earlier in the year. Rumored to be violent, Shizuku is surprised to learn that Haru is nice. While the two know little about human interaction, Haru quickly proclaims his love Shizuku. Together, they try to learn the nature of their emotions.
Studio: Telecom Animation Film
Genre: Drama / Romance / Science Fiction
Episodes: 13 + 1 Movie
Quick Pitch: Naho’s first day of her sophomore year of high school begins on a strange note. She receives a letter from herself that was written 10 years in the future and is filled with her life regrets. At first, Naho thinks it’s a joke, but several events begin to accurately unfold. Naho is now determined to correct these mistakes, especially in regards to transfer student Kakeru.