PHILIPPINES – Hero TV is giving anime fans a real treat this September, as it brings two new offerings to Philippine television this month.
The first that hit the air earlier this month is the popular theatrical OVA “Code Geass: Akito the Exiled,” which traces the story of a young man named Akito who receives the power of absolute dominance over any person. Will he be able to use this to restore peace, or will he let its tempting power devour humanity altogether? Catch “Code Geass: Akito the Exiled” it also on September 21 at 12:00am, with replays at 12:00pm and 8:00pm.
Also hitting local TV this month is the anime series “Heaven’s Memo Pad”. It is about Narumi Fujishima, who isn’t the typical high school boy. He’s actually a loner, and he never fits in; but after meeting a reclusive girl named Alice, he suddenly finds himself battling gangs, thieves, murderers, and drug lords. What could be the reason behind all this? Find out as “Heaven’s Memo Pad” takes off on September 16 at 8:00pm, with replays at 8:00am and 2:00pm and 8:00am. “Heaven’s Memo Pad” airs Mondays through Fridays.
September also presents a whole new fifth season for “My Hero Nation”. Hosts Myrtle, Mikoy and Kakki will be coming back as ready as ever to give viewers their weekly dose of exciting anime updates.
The channel will also be bringing back the Philippine anime fan’s favorite shows, with its returning titles this month. Among these are “Detective Loki”, “Gintama: Season 5”, “Karneval”, “Shiki”, “Major 1”, “Yakitate Japan”, “Yuigoh Zexal”, “Power Rangers Samurai”, “Ceres Celestial Legend”, and “Working!!: Season 2”.
Also watch out for a collaboration of epic proportion this month as the Hero Face Off 2014 is set to take over this September 21.