After saving Japan from a missile attack, Akira Takizawa erased his own memories and disappeared, leaving a simple message for Saki: he’ll be waiting in the place where this all started. Having searched for him for some time with the help of Kazuomi, Onee and the rest of the gang, Saki finally determines that Akira is in New York City and heads there to find him. However, the rest of the Selecaos are also looking for Akira, and not everyone is happy about his impending rise to become the King of Japan...
As I stated in my Eden of the East review, I enjoyed the premise, but didn't really enjoy the plot progression. While a lot of the series went nowhere and seemed to just stand in one spot with nothing happening, The King of Eden takes that formula and ramps it up two-fold. The series ended with a bang and then cut off. So, I figured the film would pick up where the series left off, but instead it picks up... read more
A showcase for the beauty of New York City comes disguised as the sequel to one of the better anime series of the last decade. Story - 8/10 After once again erasing his memories, Takizawa (Taki) returns to New York City and a place marked on his phone as “Home” Back in Japan the Eden of the East crew searches frantically for him, worried that his last request from Juiz, to be made King of... read more
Eden of the East
Eden of the East: Falling Down
Eden of the East Compilation: Air Communication
Eden of The East Movie II: Paradise Lost