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Saiyuki Reload Gunlock

Nov 14, 2009

                                  Story: 6.5/10  So, here we are: a fifty-episode prequel, one movie, an OVA, and another twenty-five episode follow-up series, and BOY, HOWDY! India sure still seems a looong waaay off, huh!? The first episode of “Gunlock” promises not to deviate from Saiyuki’s previous format. The Sanzo party arrive in yet another village being terrorized by demons, and our four heroes are nominated to... See full review

6.5/10 story
6/10 animation
5/10 sound
7.5/10 characters
6.5/10 overall


Oct 25, 2009

Story: 6/10   Let’s let every video-game addicted youngster out there heave a sigh of relief that they can locate the “log out” buttons on their monitors. The protagonist of this anime is not so lucky: for while Tsukasa runs around in the massive online adventure game titled “the World,” his body in the real world is lying in a coma.    Well, that sure seems like a compelling enough premise for a cute little 13-episode series, right? Right. Which is why the stretches of time between the periods of action seem so tedious. Entire episodes are devoted to the... See full review

6/10 story
8.5/10 animation
6.5/10 sound
6/10 characters
7/10 overall