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Arpeggio of Blue Steel

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  • Just found this title, but it is pretty good!
    There are quite a lot of good review out there already, so I'll make this my personal impression.
    I like it. At first the CGI threw me off a little but it became much better starting episode 2, eventually becoming so natural that it looks really good. Intriguing storyline and plot, though they are not explained fully due to the short, 12 episodes length. Characters are great, and their voice ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    "Confirmed?" Can't wait for season 2!!! (Long but worth the read)
    Season 2 has been demanded for a long time since people finished the anime. Look up the channel called: "Flying Dog" I'd say season 2 has been confirmed, there is a video that has the title and has different characters on it. Also check out the official website for the anime we want to see more of; aokihagane.com if you don't know japanese or have a translate program in your pc or whatever you ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    High action, good pace
    STORY - Arpeggio of Blue Steel follows Gunzō Chihaya, a young naval recruit who seems fast tracked for a career in the ranks. Things take a turn in his life when Iona, a mental model of the fleet of fog submarine I-401, makes contact with him and gives him a way to fight back against the forces of the fog.

    PLOT - Arpeggio of Blue Steel follows our protagonist as he skillfully commands his ...
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  • A Review: Arpeggio of Blue Steel
    The plot is great. This has the element of a harem anime but the main story is so interesting that you may or may not notice this has harem anime elements.

    Character designs are good. The naval ships and submarines designs are great as well.

    Still wish there is a second season.
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  • Eagerly waiting for next season!
    Where do we come from?
    What are we?
    Where are we going?

    These questions are asked by everyone as they go through life. But apparently these questions are asked much more frequently if you are Japanese or a alien AI in the form of an earth naval vessel.

    Even though this is the first season, they start out two years after the beginning of the story. Expect some things to not make sense ...
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  • In one word: "Shazam"
    Amazing anime. Not only did it make me laugh out loud with how funny it could be, but there were also bits where I got a bad case of the feels from the story. I loved the character development of the Fog AI. The only downside was the somewhat weak ending that included a "let's hug it out" moment. Overall definitely worth the watch.
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  • Absolutely obessed with this series
    I can understand some people cannot get over the art style of the anime. If that type of situation does happen to you, I highly recommend reading the manga. It has such a wonderful storyline and plot line. I know the anime at times makes this series appear to be a Harem for Chihiya Gunzou, but it is really not. It is a beautiful story about alien ships learning what it means to be human. To care ...
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  • It was good but i feel like it could be better.
    I had a good time watching this. it had good serious points and funny and or weird, weird points. but i feel like if it was a bit longer and dove into story and character development more. it would have been amazing. what we got was good. but like it said, it could have been better. I would recommend this anime to anyone.
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Fantastic, must watch series!
    This is one of those series that are so good, that when it's over you feel a sense of emptiness in your life and you question if you can move on without more of it in your life. =P lol I loved everything about this anime. No fan service, subtle humour, great story and characters, awesome action scenes, fantastic art. There is a significant amount of replay value here. I'll certainly be purchasing ...
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  • Absolutely Amazing! Worth a watch
    Randomly found this anime, and decided to give it a watch. It is definitely one of my absolute favourites now, and it's saddening that there are only 12 episodes (that I flew through). Very excited to see the upcoming movies as well. Very high re-watch value with this one as well! Do yourself a favour and watch this
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