This Ugly Yet Beautiful World

Alt titles: Kono Minikuku mo Utsukushii Sekai

TV (12 eps)
3.214 out of 5 from 5,820 votes
Rank #2,344

One day a light descends from the sky and splits into the ideal girls of Takeru and Ryou. That is where this gentle and vaguely romantic story about our ugly and beautiful world begins. Soon enough the story plummets into the secrets of global extinction and the meaning of life. Everything in this world that is beautiful has something ugly in it, and that ugliness is part of the secret of its beauty. Even for romance this is true...


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Soccerlove180's avatar by Soccerlove180 on Dec 25, 2010
Score: 8.3/10

I remember watching this anime before. A long, long time ago. I can't really say when or how, lol or even how old I was. But back then I didn't even know what anime was. I really like the idea behind this anime though. It made me smile. Funny that I would start watching it again yesterday and finish off today. The 25th of December. The whole anime was very moving, I have to say, though not enough... read more

triplestrike's avatar by triplestrike on Jan 25, 2011
Score: 7.5/10

Its alright...and that about sums it up. It feels a bit nostalgic, like an anime from they 90's, which includes all of the cliches and problems of back then. The sound and animation is standard I suppose. Most the characters I can't stand, the main character has nothing going for him, and when something shows up for him to protect, he suddenly gains the motivation to spend every once of energy forever... read more

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