In 1920s America, Sister Rosette Christopher is a young nun of the Magdala Order - a military branch of the church charged with exorcising demons. Together with her assistant and best friend Chrno, a demon who Rosette has a contract with, she is sent on various missions to fight the many different monsters that lurk in the shadows. However, Rosette's main motive is to find information regarding her brother Joshua, who was kidnapped by Chrno's former ally Aion for unknown reasons. Aion has an ambitious plan that threatens the future of the world, and it's up to Rosette and Chrno to figure out Aion's plans and rescue Joshua before time runs out...
I give this a 9 overall due to it was a great read. Plenty of story to keep you entertained and enthralled with the characters and their world but not so much story that it fries your brain. The art was well done for it's intended audience (13+). And I personally really enjoyed and liked most of the characters, even the bad guys. It's one of those series that made me anxious to read the next chapter once it got... read more
And now, as promised, the review for the manga as opposed to the anime. As I said in my review of the anime, the manga is so much better (to me, of course, perhaps not everyone feels that way), and so here's why my scores are higher here than there:
Story: For the anime review, I mentioned that at first the stories were the same, but then the anime branched off and took an entirely different route... read more
|Chrono Crusade: Azmaria's Extra Lessons||DVD Special||2005|
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