In the early 20th century, Kazuya transfers to a prestigious academy as part of an exchange program between Japan and Saubure, a small European country. But while Kazuya would love to make friends and have a typical school life, the boy is shunned by his ghost story-loving peers who believe that he's a "Black Reaper" to be feared. Things change one day when Kazuya wanders to the top of the library and discovers a lush botanical garden, and a beautiful, small, blonde-haired girl named Victorique who rarely leaves the building and is fascinated by unsolved mysteries. Together, the two develop a budding friendship and take on many chilling and dangerous cases that even the famous local detective Grevil can't solve.
Warning this review contains spoilers So another review for you all to enjoy, this time it is on the Victorian Mystery anime 'Gosick'. Now the story I felt was very detailed and completely different to that I normally watch. I loved how they based each story arc on a ghost story, I found that that was cleverly done. Also the arc at the end was well built up throughout the series and the ending sumed up... read more
What I Liked: Victorique is well developed and voiced brilliantly, the setting, pacing was perfect for a mystery series, mostly good attention to historic detail, consistent animation, soundtrack was good and suited the genre. What I Didn't: The Department Store arc and Episodes 11 -12 were a little flat (and hard to suspend disbelief watching it), Kazuya is so daft it's infuriating and was still a... read more
|Gosick Recap||TV Special||2011||TBD|
|Gosick (Light Novel)||2003||TBD|
|GosickS (Light Novel)||2004||TBD|