To stop the unstoppable you need the irresistible. To kill the un-killable, you need someone for whom death no longer has a meaning. And to catch the perfect serial killer, you need the one person who knows his methods the best… his last victim! Murdered and reborn, no longer human, the female cyborg named Balot exists for one reason: to track down the man who killed her and bring him to justice.
Source: Sentai Filmworks
It is hard not to see the various Ghost in the Shell similarities; heck there is even a character named Shell! But it is also quite easy to tell how it is nowhere close as good at it; for it heads for a lot of rule of cool which tarnishes its smart aspects. Oh well, at least it looks nice.
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Ever sit back and think, what am I doing with my life? That's what you will ask yourself after watching Mardock Scramble. The show has good animation. It has some cool matrix style action, but what anime doesn't? Not much else is offered in 58 minutes of this confusing, creepy tit-fest. Mardock Scramble has a strange fan base. Fans of the show say the plot is deep, the themes are mature, ooh philosophy. Talking... read more
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