Years after having been exiled from the Kannagi household for being unable to utilize their fire magic, Kazuma returns to Japan, only to discover that the Kannagi family's very existence is threatened. Unknown to them, during his absence, he had become a Contractor and thus acquired a vast strength in wind magic. Not showing any remaining contempt for them, he offers to help solve the Kannagi household’s problems in return for large sums of money. Together with his younger brother Ren and the feisty heir to the Kannagi household, Ayano, he fights to protect those he cares about... for a price!
As much as I REALLY liked the concept and story of this anime, and even some of thecharacters(Particularly Ren who was just adorable) there were certain things that I just couldn't get past. 1) I'm not much for foolish love stuff messing with an actiony anime 2) I'm pretty sure the main love interests are COUSINS and therefore I was really disapproving 3) Ayano, despite her improving slowly, was obnoxious... read more
The first few episodes start out strong with a story that got me hooked right away. I thought the series was going to be pretty good, but after about 6 or so episodes it starts to go in random directions with mini-arcs that don't seem to follow a general path. It felt like a few mini-stories compacted in together (with the first one being great and then the next ones not being as good). I also felt the ending... read more
|Kaze no Stigma (Light Novel)||2002|
|Kaze no Stigma - Kouen no Miko||2007|