Kamina Ayato may seem like an average boy in a devastated world, but after being captured in order to save the world from the Mu, an alien race set on "tuning" the world, he realizes he is an instrument in deciding the fate of humanity and piloting RahXephon. Not only is Ayato the only person who can control the mecha, but he also has a terrible fate of his own. Holding onto memories of a past love and grasping to keep his own humanity, he must struggle in this new world and realize his true potential. The RX movie is a condensed version of the TV series.
As I have just reviewed the X movie, I thought I would keep going with the "movie retelling" theme and review the Rahxephon movie. Like the X movie, this Rahxephon outing has a few troubles with pacing. The execution gives the movie a collage effect as a whole and this does not really work when one compares it with the breathtaking pace of the series. I have to admit, I do not understand the... read more
I watched the series a while ago, so I thought I would watch the movie. I really only watched it because it was part of the series box set. Since I bought it, I decided to watch it. My main problem with the series was that I thought it was really boring. I thought since they would have to condense the show, it would have a faster pace. While it did move faster, it was too fast. It was probably the most... read more
|RahXephon (Light Novel)||2002|