Hero was a high schooler living an ordinary life. One day, he meets a very strong and intelligent mechanical arm named “Mecha-ude”. After a strange turn of events, the “Mecha-ude” started living inside Hero's hoodie and the two's life full of trouble begins. As the boy and his “Mecha-ude” fights together and strengthen their bonds, the two also meets new friends who also fights along with each of their own unique “Mecha-ude” partners. Out of those, one of the heroine has two “Mecha-ude” which appears out of her skirt. An active girl with a totally opposite characteristics from hero himself, he gradually becomes attracted to her. But the two are confronted with other “Mecha-ude” users who are in search of the secret of “Mecha-ude” relentlessly. In this work, an anima-machine named “Mecha-ude” with self-awareness appears. Even though they look inorganic in nature, they all show or express their own feelings and opinions. They can feel angry, sad, and even encouraged to fight against enemies.
Everyone who knows me knows I have a soft spot for crowdfunded anime (among other things). Mecha-Ude in particular got me interested on it since I found about it, and once it was available I couldn’t help but watch it immediately. But, did it live up to my overblown hype? Keep reading if you want to find it out! The story is the typical stuff you find in a shounen. While it wasn’t bad by any means... read more