In the early 21st century, the emergence of an incurable condition known as B-cell growth led some of the affected to become "Sleepers" - people put under stasis until a cure could be found. Yuji Kaido is one such Sleeper who awakens, several decades later, to a horrifying new reality. Giant bugs known as Blue have invaded the Earth, eating everything - and everyone - in sight. Now, all Yuji can do is escape from the city with the ones who saved him from his inevitable death, and make their way towards Second Earth: mankind's new home in space.
This is a case of a good idea overdoing itself. The main themes and story in Blue Gender are very mature and grim enough to deserve praise on their own. Unfortunately the pacing was very slow to the most part and the whole thing was too depressing to be liked by most, so this anime didn’t get the credit it deserved.
The art quality ain’t bad at all. The animators went for realism instead of... read more
While the animation may be lacking due to budget and the year the anime was released, the overall story is quite amazing. It starts by immersing you into a dark world where the world is overrun with these monsters called blue. Its a world where the human population in order to survive set up living facility in space called 2nd Earth but left the majority of people to die as if they were already... read more
Blue Gender: The Warrior