BLUE APPLES

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WRITINGS

Argento Soma

Pros:

+ Unconventional plot and characters
+ Very good main plot twist

Cons:

- The whole anime could be easily summed up in 1 movie. Almost nothing of value happens aside from the main plot twist

Rating: 5 (meh)

RahXephon

Pros:

+ Very high production values for its times
+ Excellent mecha designs and overall artistic direction
+ Excellent soundtrack
+ A few masterfully written and directed episodes

Cons:

- Terribly written and almost uncomprehensible plot where nothing is explained in a clear and straightforward way
- Terrible pacing; almost nothing happens for the most part of the anime, too much stuff happens all at once near the ending

Rating: 5 (meh)

Mai-HiME

Pros:

+ Great cast of characters
+ The second half of the show is a continuous rush of adrenaline

Cons:

- Really boring first half
- Terribly forced and clich├ęd ending

Rating: 7 (good)

Selector Infected WIXOSS

Pros:

+ Complex and original plot with lots of well-made twists
+ Unconventional and well-developed characters

Cons:

- Very ear-grating voices
- The rules of the game are never explained, resulting in incomprehensible battles

Rating: 7 (good)

Selector Spread WIXOSS

Pros:

+ Complex and original plot with lots of well-made twists
+ Unconventional and well-developed characters

Cons:

- Very ear-grating voices
- The rules of the game are never explained, resulting in incomprehensible battles

Rolling Girls

Pros:

+ Cool opening
+ Very creative setting and characters

Cons:

- Graphically mediocre
- Terribly boring

Rating: 5 (meh)

KADO: The Right Answer

Pros:

+ Some of the most original and interesting themes ever seen in anime

Cons:

- The last 3 episodes completely invalidate the show's very premise and message

Rating: 7 (good)

First published: 10/11/2020.

Last edit: 21/11/2020.