The Best Episodes Directed by Nobuharu Kamanaka

Marionettes

#1 - Marionettes

Freezing (2011) Season 2 - Episode 6

Traumatized in seeing Louis, Satellizer shuts herself in her room much to Kazuya's confusion. Later that night, Louis visits Satellizer, revealing the Chevaliers framed the Mably family and their family had suspicious on the E-Pandora project hence why he and his Pandora Holly Rose didn't come. Louis tells Satellizer he can ask his parents help if she becomes his sex slave again. Satellizer tries to resist but Louis hits her and makes her remember the humiliation and abuses he did, mentally breaking her. With her will broken and obedient, Louis is about to have his way with Satellizer until he is put off when his sister says she is his obedient doll. The next morning, Louis has a talk with Kazuya, telling him he should quit being Satellizer's Limiter as he is not worthy as he plans to have his sister quit being a Pandora. But to his anger, Kazuya rejects his threats and bribery as the relationship between him and Satellizer is none of Louis' business. After a talk with Violet, Kazuya heads to a temple where Satellizer is. Louis appears before them, revealing he tricked them to come here as he beats Kazuya and reveals what he did to Satellizer in the past and she is his slave. However, Kazuya is not intimidated, telling Louis that Satellizer is no longer the weak girl he knew but the strong Pandora he loves. Enraged, Louis orders Holly to cut Kazuya's arm.

star 8.70
60 votes
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Spellbound

#2 - Spellbound

Freezing (2011) Season 2 - Episode 7

Emotions run wild as Satellizer and Kazuya square off against Luis and Holly in an epic, decisive battle in Bali.

star 8.65
62 votes
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She is Rana Linchen

#3 - She is Rana Linchen

Freezing (2011) Season 1 - Episode 5

Satellizer finally accepts Kazuya as her Limiter as she doesn't feel uncomfortable when he touches her and he can do Freezing without performing a baptism. Arthur and Kaho are shocked by this development and even more so when they learn Satellizer has invited Kazuya into her room tonight. Meanwhile, a new student from Tibet named Lana Linchen has arrived at West Genetics Academy. As Kazuya, Arthur and Kaho head to the girls' dormitory, they are confronted by the 3rd to 5th-ranked Second-year Pandoras, Audrey Duval, Tris Mackenzie and Aika Takeuchi, whom all lost to Satellizer at the battle royale and wants to take it out on Kazuya, and tortures Arthur and Kaho for interfering. In anger, Kazuya activates his Freezing powers but soon lose consciousness as Lana arrives to rescue them and defeats the second-year Pandoras. Informed on what just happened, Satellizer visits the hospitalized Kazuya. As she has a chat with Arthur and a hospitalized Kaho, Lana believes Kazuya is her chosen one (a Limiter) but Arthur and Kaho advise her not to as Kazuya is Satellizer's Limiter. Meanwhile, Attia, Elizabeth Mably and the other third-years discuss about these recent developments. 

star 8.37
136 votes
Order! Awaken, Evil Powers!

#4 - Order! Awaken, Evil Powers!

Big Order Season 1 - Episode 1

10 years ago, the world was suddenly brought to ruin by The Great Destruction, and ever since then Orders, people capable of wielding super powers, have appeared. Hoshimiya Eiji is one such Order--and the very cause of The Great Destruction!

star 7.44
62 votes
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Grateful Sound

#5 - Grateful Sound

Beck: Mongolian Chop Squad Season 1 - Episode 20

At the fishing pond the band talks with Kazuo about Greatful Sound. She wants Ryusuke to ask Eddie to come. Ryusuke agrees, but he also wants Beck to play although Ran is strongly against it. Ryusuke says that he'll get Sykes' support in order to get Beck to play. After the movie, Yoshito announces that he's going to play in Greatful Sound along with Belle Ame. Later, Ryusuke explains a dream he had, which is the same Koyuki had some days ago, in which dead rock stars appeared picking up trash (meaning they are cleaning up after Beck). Incidentally, Saku and Taira had had such a dream as well. Later, Maho sneaks into Koyuki's house and decides to sleep over, making him ponder about their relationship. The next day, Koyuki becomes the talk of the school due to his appearance at the Dying Breed movie, while Ryusuke gets in touch with Sykes.

star 7.26
95 votes
Ciel Bleu

#6 - Ciel Bleu

Beck: Mongolian Chop Squad Season 1 - Episode 13

Ryusuke's been bothered by Erica Blige's death and often checks the news. At school, Saku and Koyuki form a band for the cultural festival with Tanabe and a bassist. Tanabe names the band Ciel Bleu. Hyodo tries to ruin Ciel Bleu's practice.

star 7.23
97 votes
Hyodo and the Jaguar

#7 - Hyodo and the Jaguar

Beck: Mongolian Chop Squad Season 1 - Episode 6

Taira, the newest member of Beck and the others have their first session together to start the band off on a good note. Koyuki's teacher is on maternity leave and a new cute teacher is introduced. As coordinator of the choir contest, she wants Koyuki to be the leader for the class to get them ready for the contest.

star 7.20
98 votes