As a young girl, Sawa is orphaned when both her parents are brutally murdered and is taken in by a police detective named Akai, who trains her to be a professional killer. He turns Sawa and Oburi, a young boy, into his puppets and makes them kill to fulfill his own sense of justice against child molesters and other harassing members of society.
This was an anime that depended almost entirely on shock value. They wanted to surprise the audience with sex and gore. Well, they surprised me, but it did not really entertain me. They felt really unnecessary. That's not to say that they other parts didn't do their part of entertaining. If I had to compare it to anything I would compare it to Phantom ~Requiem for the Phantom~ (or Phantom). Just take the story... read more