In the year 2021, mankind was defeated by Gastrea, a parasitical virus, and was forced to live within a wall made of Baranuim monoliths, a metal that is able to subdue Gastrea. Soon, the "Cursed Children" were discovered: children born infected with the Gastrea virus who possess superhuman abilities. Due to the Gastrea virus' intervention, the Cursed Children could only be female. Civil Securities are formed to specialize fighting against Gastrea, operating with the pair of an Initiator, who are cursed children, and a Promoter, serving to lead the cursed children. Ten years after the war, Rentarou Satomi, a high school student and Civil Security member, and his Initator Enju Aihara, receive a secret mission to prevent Tokyo's destruction.
You know, at first I thought this was the adaptation of an action manga, so my expectations were not very low. But then I found out that the manga is just a different adaptation of the real source material that is a light novel. That was enough to lower the bar a few thousand miles.
So yeah, Black Bullet, a story based on a light novel; what could possibly be worse? Why, pre-air hype of course. There... read more
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This review is for the spring 2014 anime Black Bullet, this anime is about lolis vs monsters to put it simple with a few other characters thrown into the mix but even though that this theme may seem a bit weird it all becomes clear later one. The story was quite detailed and quite depressing in some sections but still in the end it created quite a good... read more
|Black Bullet (Light Novel)||2011||TBD|