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Who are the sibling groups in this picture?

I answered my own question partway through writing it with a visit to http://iqdb.com. Rather than delete the question, I made it a shill for iqdb (brought to my attention by Logan M. in this question'...
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Why are there so many references in Durarara?

ASCII Media Works is the parent company for Durarara's publisher (a brand company of Kadokawa), Dengeki Bunko amongst other things. This is why most of these references to shows are referenced by ...
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Who are the twins in Episode 1 of Durarara!!x2 Shou?

They're Orihara Izaya's little sisters, Mairu and Kukuri They appeared in the special in the first season.
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What is Saika constantly posting on the Message Board?

母{はは} (haha) is the Kanji for 'mother'.
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In what order should I watch Durarara?

If you want to watch it from the beginning. Watch it according to this order. Durarara Episode 1-12 Special 1: Heaven's Vengeance Episode 13-24 Special 2: World at Peace Durarara x2 Shou 1-4 x2 Shou ...
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Is Saika also based on some old folklore?

In Japan folklore, there is no such thing as a cursed blade which turns people into slaves or zombies or whatever Saika turns people into. Many of the most known cursed blades are Muramasa's, however ...
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Is episode 12.5 in Durarara a filler?

Durarara episode 12.5, "Justice Is Slow But Sure" isn't a recap episode. It and episode 25 are DVD only episodes that actually have some semblence of plot to them (as much plot as you get with ...
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Shizuo Heiwajima gets shot on which episode I can't find that clip

The scene is from episode 22. It begins around 21:20 and ends at about 21:55, at least on the Japanese bluray. You probably haven't been able to find it on YouTube due to the content ID system; ...
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Does Durarara have NSFW scenes?

Two things we have to straighten out here: There's nothing pornographic in this show; it's a show aimed at teenagers and young adults who can deal with the themes, action, and suggestive scenes ...
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Does Durarara have NSFW scenes?

Not sure if you're counting with Durarara x2, but as far as I remember, there's at least on scene less appropriate to see in public ( with public, I mean not covered ). It's not anything showing off, ...
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How did Izaya Orihara get Celty's head?

Izaya traded Celty's head from Namie Yagiri for a favor. Namie works in Yagiri Pharmaceuticals where Celty's head was stored at that time. Namie had access to the storage room and didn't need the head ...
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Who narrated episode 1 of Durarara!!×2 Ten?

http://durarara.wikia.com/wiki/Durarara!!_x2_Ten_Episode_01 the above wiki link states that it was "Rio Kamichika". The link below is her page. enjoy. http://durarara.wikia.com/wiki/Rio_Kamichika
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What's the story behind the item Celty is looking for?

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How many volumes of the light novels did Durarara season 1 cover?

Wikipedia and Manga Updates say that the anime covers the first three volumes of the light novels. From Manga Updates: Status in Country of Origin 13 Volumes (Complete) Anime Start/End Chapter Starts ...
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What did Izaya hire Vorona to do?

Unfortunately, it was Izaya that ordered them to hurt Anri, which happened in the Akane arc. Varona arrives at their hideout and Sloan tells her of another job given to them by Izaya Orihara to ...
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Is Durarara SH a sequel to Durarara x2?

Yes, Durarara SH is set 1.5 years after the end of Durarara!! A majority of the main cast returns. You probably do /have/ to have read all of Durarara to understand it, but I'd recommend it.
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Should I know who Tsutsukawa Azusa is as of the end of Durarara!! ×2 Ten?

She is one of Karisawa's cosplayer friends, the girl that made Anri cosplay in one of the episodes. A screenshot of Azurin and Reh-chan. Azurin and Reh-chan were amongst Karisawa’s fellow ...
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Who are the twins in Episode 1 of Durarara!!x2 Shou?

If you're super-observant, you can actually spot Kururi and Mairu as early as episode 8 of the first season. They appear in the background of one shot (at right). They aren't introduced by name, but ...
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What's the meaning and motivation of Izaya's behavior in Episode 2: "Highly Unpredictable"?

What was brought up above is part of it. However, Izaya is a really complex character to fully understand, especially in the anime and manga, so if you're really wanting to understand it as best as ...
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