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Yojouhan Shinwa Taikei

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STORY: Because of its unconventional animation style, Tatami Galaxy is love or hate at first sight for many viewers.  Regardless of how you feel about the art, though, the heart of the show—its story—is smart, funny, and well-written.  Meet the nameless protagonist often referred to as “Watashi”, a college student searching for his dream of “rose-colored campus life” and a raven-haired maiden with whom he can spend it.  Throughout the series, Watashi tries out many different extra-curriculars, including the Tennis Circle, Hero Show Association, and... See full review

9/10 story
7/10 animation
7/10 sound
8/10 characters
8.3/10 overall

Soul Eater

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As the first few moments of Soul Eater unfold, a deep-voiced narrator describes the circumstances of a magical school set in legendary Death City, Nevada.  Essentially, this establishment arms and trains children to fight for the sake of world peace. Half of the student body has the ability to transform into weapons; the other half wields them in battle. They work towards the ultimate goal of collecting ninety-nine corrupt souls and one witch soul.   Cue the edgy opening theme, and, BAM, you've got yourself your average shonen action show, right?Well, not really. Soul Eater's... See full review

5/10 story
8/10 animation
9/10 sound
9/10 characters
7.8/10 overall