Short Version: While from technical side (Visual/Sounds) Argevollen is above average the story first engaging slowly but surely gets boring. Personally at first i would have given this anime 4 stars after first few episodes, but now that i finally finished it (last 2 episodes were sitting and waiting for me to watch them since release) I came to conclusion that it is average at best when it comes to story/characters. Generally anime feels at the end like prequel to the actual series which makes you feel like you wasted your time with this one. I'd recommend it for Mecha Lovers/Fanatics (those who watch... read more
I have seriously no idea why anyone would like this series. The pacing is terrible (24 episodes that with cutting out entire filler could have made a above average 1 season), characters are bland and there's just too many of them, lastly - the story, "character development" and ending itself is just plain dumb... "Story" and Characters SPOILER ALERT - do not read next paragraph if do not enjoy spoilers. Anyway, the "story" you can read in summary above but how does it look in reality? For first half a season (or something close to it) you watch as the main protagonist... read more
Ok lets start from the some less painfull things.
Very good - but it won't beat cell shading you can see in Clannad. Sound:
Fantastic - not much to say here. Characters:
Great. With exceptions... Story... :
Personally i like a story which is both amusing and can be easily found in real life.
This shows story is very amusing to a point where you realize Ryuuji ends will end up with Aisaka. If you'd cut out that part this show would be frikin great but like one person before: "why is it so hard for those dumbass storywriters to actually get the right people together at the... read more