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I feel a little ambivalent about Miyori no Mori. I saw it primarily as a cute fantasy jaunt through the woods, and in this sense it achieved its goal more or less effectively. The morals and questions it explores are approached in a classic manner, but ultimately I feel that a few details keep Miyori no Mori from being as good as it perhaps could have been.
The plot of Miyori no Mori is simple enough: A young city girl (Miyori, of course) moves into a quiet mountain village and learns that she has been chosen by the spirits of the forest to be that... See full review