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This chart is a list of the TV anime series that aired between April and June of 2013, along with their Laconic descriptions.

See Winter 2013 Anime for the previous season and Summer 2013 Anime for the following one

Here is the season's forum discussion.

TV Series:
  • Aiura
    Airing from April 9 for 12 episodes.

    An adaptation of the Slice of Life comedy yonkoma. Follows the lives of three "annoying, spirited high school girls with zero motivation."
  • Arata: The Legend
    Airing from April 8

    Two guys named Arata from different worlds magically trade places, and try to solve each other's problems.
  • Attack on Titan
    Airing from April 6

    In a post-apocalyptic world, mankind struggles to survive against man-eating titans. Based on a sleeper hit manga.
  • Danchi Tomoo
    Airing from April 6

    The misadventures of a fourth-grade boy.
  • The Devil Is a Part-Timer! (Hataraku Maou-sama!)
    Airing from April 4 for 13 episodes

    A demon lord is transported to modern-day Japan, and ends up working for a fast-food joint.
  • Dibetagurashi
    Airing from April 7

    A comedy about the life of a group of birds.
  • Haiyore! Nyarko-san W (Crawling Up! Nyarko-san W)
    Airing from April 9

    Second season of the Lovecraft comedy. Guaranteed to have a ton of Kamen Rider references and lots of anime references.

  • Hayate the Combat Butler! Cuties
    Airing from April 8 for 12 episodes

    Another series about the indebted butler. Every episode focuses on a different character.
  • Hentai Ouji to Warawanai Neko (The Pervert Prince and the Stony Cat)
    Airing from April 13 for 12 episodes

    A boy wishes to a cat statue that he'll be able to express his perverted thoughts when he wants to. While doing so, he runs into a girl that wishes that she wouldn't display her real intentions easily.
  • Leviathan: The Last Defense (Zettai Bouei Leviathan)
    Airing from April 6

    A fantasy world finds itself endangered by evil creatures, so a fairy recruits three dragon girls as a defence force.
  • Jewelpet Happiness
    Airing from April 6, for 52 episodes.

    The fifth season of Jewelpet. Ruby receives the Magical Jewel Box from Jewelina with one mission: create Magic Gems with the humans she meets. To this end, she and her friends open and manage a Cafe in the campus of Jewel Academy with the help of students Chiari, Nene and Ruruka.
  • Kakumeiki Valvrave (Valvrave the Liberator)
    (PV) (forum thread)
    Airing from April 11 for 13 episodes

    Set in the future, where 70% of the human race lives in space. The main character lives in a neutral nation, and discovers the title mecha during an invasion.
  • Karneval
    Airing from April 3rd for 13 episodes

    A young thief gets caught up with a strange young boy who is looking for someone, and the two of them end up working with the defense organization Circus. Based on a josei fantasy manga.
  • Mushibugyou
    Airing from April 8

    Set in early 1700s Edo (now Tokyo), about a special magistrate unit charged with protecting the people in the heart of the city.
  • My Teen Romantic Comedy SNAFU (Yahari Ore no Seishun Love Come wa Machigatteiru)
    Airing from April 4th for 13 episodes

    An antisocial highschool boy is forced into his school's service club, which happens to contain the prettiest girl in the school, who's also an antisocial misanthrope.
  • Namiuchigiwa No Muromi-san (Muromi-san on the Shore)
    Airing from April 6 for 13 episodes

    A comedy about a mermaid, who gets caught by a boy in a high school fishing club.
  • Oreimo (Ore no Imouto ga Konna ni Kawaii Wake ga Nai, or There's No Way My Little Sister Can Be This Cute)
    Airing from April 6 for 13 episodes

    2nd season of the anime based on the very popular comedy Light Novel series about an older brother who is an Ordinary High-School Student, a tsundere younger sister who is a closet Otaku and their mutual friend who is an Elegant Gothic Lolita whose nickname is Kuroneko. Note the only difference in the name of the 2nd season is a period.
  • RDG: Red Data Girl
    Pre-air on March 16th. TV Airing from April 3rd for 12 episodes

    The protagonist is a young girl who's spent most of her life living in a shrine. Her family has some kind of horrible secret.
  • Sparrows Hotel
    Airing from April 9

    Follows a new front desk worker at the titular Sparrow's Hotel. She's notable for her large breasts and for being a skilled assassin.
  • Suisei no Gargantia
    Airing from April 7th

    An original Sci-Fi anime written by Gen Urobuchi. A young soldier fighting against an alien species is accidentally warped to an unknown but human-populated water-covered planet.
  • The Severing Crime Edge (Dansai Bunri no Crime Edge)
    Airing from April 3 for 13 episodes

    A boy with scissors capable of cutting any hair finds himself protecting a girl with cursed hair from the descendants of murderers wielding "killing goods".
  • Space Battleship Yamato 2199
    Airing from April 7th for 26 episodes

    Remake of the classic '70s Science Fiction Anime where people of Earth fight for survival against an alien race by sending a modified version the WW2 battleship Yamato to Iscandar.
  • Yondemasuyo, Azazel-san. Z (You're Being Summoned, Azazel-san. Z)
    Airing from April 6 for 13 episodes

    A second season of the demonic comedy.