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!
Overall I liked this story. I couldn't guess what was going to happen next, so that is good. I really liked the "wind" power. I can't ignore the fact that they borrow the fire, wind, and earth power concept from "Avatar the last air bender", but that's ok, because it is based in more present day and not so much in a different dimension. For me, I like the cultural aspects of this show. You... read more
Kaze no Stigma is an epic. If you needed me to sum the show up in a sentence, that's how I would do it. However, I would have to give the story an immensely mediocre rating, simply because the plot just feels so clichéd. The regular team, the regular hot springs episode, the regular tsundere heroine... it's really overused. As much as I dislike the simplicity, though, there is a reason why the epic title... read more
|Kaze no Stigma (Light Novel)||2002||TBD|
|Kaze no Stigma - Kouen no Miko||2007||TBD|