As scientists explore a new form of energy on the moon, an experiment gone awry brings the lead scientist's life crashing to a halt. In a freak accident, his daughter Kurau is engulfed in the energy and becomes the mysterious entity known as Rynax; a pairing that endows her with new superhuman abilities and a new personality. Years later, Kurau is using her unique powers to make a living as a bounty hunter, but the corporation has not given up on this new form of energy and will stop at nothing to find her. Now, Kurau must protect not only herself, but her Rynax "pair" named Christmas, a soul mate more precious to her than life itself. Can Kurau and Christmas find peace for themselves and the Rynax?
A few days ago, I was in a store and noticed the cover for the Kurau DVD; on this cover, Kurau stands in a martial arts pose, holding a sword. Sadly, I shook my head at how drastically misrepresented of an image that was; Kurau is definitely, definitely not an action-oriented series by any means.So what is Kurau Phantom Memory really about? The main storyline follows Kurau and her... read more
Kurau Phantom Memory (KPM) is a show produced by BONES and without having to say anything more you already know what to expect from it. The exact same thing you find in all their shows; good production values, interesting scenario and completely messy plot. Direction is done by Irie Yasuhiro who also did Alien Nine and FMA Brotherhood. This combo seemed to be able to produce something good but, nah, it... read more