Touru Souma was a hacker in Steppen Wolf, a rogue group of four who caused mischief in the wired world. But during their final hacking session, they attacked the government agency known as FLAK and Touru’s friend Yuuya died in the process. Haunted by his memories, Touru vows to find the ones responsible for murdering Yuuya, even if it means he must join the enemy to do so. Further complicating the matter is the emergence of the terrorist organization Fei Dao; but the largest challenge Touru must now face is his forgotten memories – especially one involving a girl who continuously reappears in reality...
Though the idea of futuristic cyber worlds has been recycled time and time again, depending on the quality of the production it can be either fascinating or boring; Baldr Force, fortunately, is of the former category. Yet, to my dismay, it had one giant hurdle that it had to overcome: time constraint. It certainly made a valiant attempt at doing so, presenting both a complex and... read more
STORY – CHARACTERS – ENJOYMENT SECTION: 6/10 [How can you ZIP all these in a simple compact disk?]
- Sometime in the future, a cyber-terrorist causes havoc and the cyber-police team forces a renown hacker to help them catch him and stop a weird AI program that kills users by blowing up their brains.
- There is a good premice, there are interesting characters, there are plot twists, there is... read more