Hein (fub) wrote,
Hein
fub

  • Mood:

One new series

Mahouka Koukou no Rettousei: 100 years into the future, the race is on to produce the most powerful magicians -- you need those to defend yourself in the global war/struggle for resources. Tatsuya and Miyuki, brother and sister, have magic talent and are admitted to the most prestigious magic high school. However, Miyuki is better at practical spell-slinging and thus gets admitted to the top program (the 'Bloom') while Tatsuya is a 'reserve' (the 'Weed'). Of couse, the two groups don't really get along. And Tatsuya seems to hide a secret ambition as well...
It seems things are largely the same in 2100 as they are now -- a failure of imagination on the part of the writers. On the other hand, it keeps things relatable, and you can watch it as a normal high school action drama -- which is what we chose to do. It looks gorgeous, there's a likable cast of characters and there are promises of a deep plot.
Tags: anime, first episode review
Subscribe

  • RPGaDay #1: Scenario

    The start of August marks the start of RPG-a-Day, and like with previous years, I’ll be participating! Day #1: Scenario I love reading…

  • Friday Five

    What’s your favorite color this week? Judging by the colour of the T-shirts I wore, black. Same as any other week! 🙂 What job would be…

  • Friday Five & GenX

    What toys were popular when you were a kid? This was the height of the 80’s, the time of cartoons on TV pushing toys. They were expensive…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 0 comments