- Asura Cryin' 2 -- second season of the supernatural mecha romance
- Kämpfer -- a guy turns into a girl, enabling him to fight in a kind of ongoing tournament; stars Inoue Marina and Horie Yui
- Nyan Koi -- romantic comedy about a guy who hates cats, but has to be nice to them or he will turn into one. Directed by the director of Hayate 1.
Friday, we have five shows:
- To -- a pair of 3DCG space fiction stories by the director of Appleseed and Vexille
- The Book of Bantorra -- shounen fantasy adventure starring Paku Romi, Ogawa Tohru, Sawashiro Miyuki, and Tomatsu Haruka.
- To Aru Kagaku no Railgun -- spin-off from To Aru Majutsu no Index, directed by the director of Toradora
- White Album season 2 -- continuation of the romance drama starring Mizuki Nana and Hirano Aya
- Seitokai no Ichizon -- school comedy adapted by Hanada Jukki from Aoi Sekina's novels.
Saturday, five more:
- Seiken no Blacksmith -- shounen mediaeval fantasy adventure with a good cast, an interesting-sounding story, and a dubious staff
- Shugo Chara Party! -- third year of the smash hit shoujo supernatural romantic adventure
- Tegami Bachi -- heartwarming fantasy starring Sawashiro Miyuki
- Tentai Senshi Sun Red -- bizarre shounen/seinen comedy
- Inuyasha: The Final Act -- the final season of the classic shounen adventure series begins
Five more on Sunday:
- Yumeiro Pâtissière -- a young girl (played by Yuuki Aoi, who was Murasaki in Kurenai) wants to become a top pastry-maker
- Sora no Otoshimono -- ecchi romantic comedy featuring Hayami Saori as a buxom angel with incredible powers who falls to earth and becomes the servant (sort of) of the shounen protagonist.
- Kanokon OVA 1 -- ecchi is too mild a word for this romantic comedy featuring a buxom fox-woman, a loli wolf-girl, and a shouta.
- Natsu no Arashi 2 -- second season of Shinbou's romantic comedy featuring time-travel, Sanpei Yuuko, Shiraishi Ryouko, and Nazuka Kaori.
- Miracle Train -- bishounen comedy personifies stations on a Tokyo subway line as beautiful boys.
- Shin Koihime Musou -- second season of the amusing ecchi comedy that turns Three Kingdoms heroes into yuri girls.
- Anyamaru Tantei Kiruminzuu -- magical girl comedy starring Yuuki Aoi
- Nogizaka Haruka no Himitsu 2 -- second season of the moe romantic comedy starring Noto Mamiko
- Kyou no 5 no 2 Takarabako -- another OVA for the heartwarming/ecchi grade-school comedy
- Kobato -- shoujo romantic adventure from CLAMP, starring Hanazawa Kana
- Kimi ni Todoke -- shoujo romance from an excellent manga, adapted by Kanparu Tomoko (Nodame cantabile) and starring Noto Mamiko, Namikawa Daisuke, Sanpei Yuuko, and Sawashiro Miyuki
- 11eyes -- fantasy adventure starring Ono Daisuke and adapted from an ero-game
Wednesday 7 October:
- ToHeart2 adplus -- ep2 of another OVA for the classic moe comedy. A chance to hear Ochiai Yurika.
- Cheburashka Arere? -- kids show about a stowaway creature, from a Russian story
- Sasameki Koto -- yuri romance comedy/drama starring Takagaki Ayahi. One of the shows I am most looking forward to.
Thursday 8 October:
- Darker than Black 2 -- second season of the dark sci-fi mystery adventure starring Kiuchi Hidenobu and directed by Okamura Tensai (Wolf's Rain)
For the remainder of the season, check my weekly schedule and full preview post.