Fall 2017 First Impressions: Part 6

Kino no Tabi: The Beautiful World – The Animated Series

Wow, I could probably crank out a few thousand words on the story of this episode, but there’s two reasons I won’t do that: Firstly, it would take too long (it’s Sunday and I don’t want to work too much). Secondly, the theme of “a country where murder is not prohibited” kind of makes me uncomfortable in the context of the current state of the real world.

Fall 2017 Kino no Tabi

A pretty classic-looking Kino shot.

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Going Down The List: Yuuki Yuuna wa Yuusha de Aru


When Yuuki Yuuna wa Yuusha de Aru aired, it had already been almost 4 years since Madoka Magica. At that point I think it was no longer constructive or interesting to try to compare every magical girl show to Madoka, but in this case┬áthe similarities were too numerous to ignore. That’s not to say Yuuki Yuuna wasn’t interesting at all in its own right, but I feel like the comparison had to be made.

GDTL Yuuki Yuuna 1

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