Rumors have it that a man called "The God of Death" wanders from town to town buying children from poor families, sending them off to the city of Milan where they must work as chimney sweeps and never return home. An innocent, kind-hearted boy named Romeo finds himself in this unimaginable situation, courageously selling himself to the God of Death in exchange for money to pay his father's medical bills. Shortly before arriving in Milan, Romeo forms a friendship with a mysterious, intelligent boy named Alfredo who is on the same path. Upon entering the city together, Romeo and Alfredo must learn the hardships of chimney sweeping, standing up to gangs, protecting those that they love, and keeping their promises.
For those not seeking a long review here it is: This is an engaging anime with great pacing, wonderful characters, and brilliant story. You won't regret giving it a try! Don't let the age of this anime put you off. Romeo no Aoi Sora is an endearing anime which doesn't fail to deliever action, romance, heart-felt moments and more. Perhaps, in comparison to other 'action/adventure' anime, the pacing will feel a... read more