Arpeggio of Blue Steel

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4.5
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  • 3 out of 3 people found this review helpful:
    Excellent Anime, 5 Stars!
    This show is why I love Anime, great story with enough mystery to keep me hooked, and epic combat sequences. This series is full CGI, the stiff gestures belay that fact, but the look is superb. The models are extremely detailed, right down to writing on the hulls. It's also refreshing to see a strong MALE lead, not one who's wimpy or awkward, but has a calm commanding cool. A lot of the current ...
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  • Possibly a true Epic for cinema!
    When I first started to watch this series here, it reminded me of s style of Anime that aired about 10 years ago. And when I began the series here on Crunchyroll, my first thoughts was that it was pretty predictable as to what each next episode was to be. And when Sci-Fi takes fake and turns into reality, or possibly being real. That's when Arpeggio comes to the seen! With a drama fit for the big ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Grey Lady Down, or Miniskirt Battleships
    This Anime is sleek, jagged, soft and hardcore all rolled into a Torpedo. Lets start with the story. The story is pretty good with excellent character development over a short time, and by good, I mean that you can see the subtle changes occur, when they occur. With some of the characters it's very easy to spot, with others it's almost impossible to tell until something is revealed. Then when ...
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  • 0 out of 7 people found this review helpful:
    One of the Best Sci-Fi anime i've watched
    When i saw the picture, i personally thought it was gonna be boring. But after the very FIRST episode i just couldn't stop watching. Anyone who likes the film Battleship should really watch it.
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  • 0 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Is the Fog from Germany ?
    When no one know from where the Fog came from then why the 401 Sub have a german text on it? So can it be that Germany build them ?

    When you think now what I'm talking about, watch the opening when you see the I-401 is passing by, you can see on the sub

    " Dreifach ist der Schritt der Zeit: Zoegernd kommt die Zukunft herangezogen Pfeilschnell ist das Jetzt entflogen Ewig still steht die ...
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  • 1 out of 6 people found this review helpful:
    Dropped it After Episode 8
    I was watching this to see where it would go, but by the time episode 8 rolled around, it seemed to be going in circles. The characters, while beautifully drawn, but lack real substance to them - there are simply too many questions left hanging with more and more piled on (and the newer ones looked more "because it's cool" than looking like there is any possible believable answer.)
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  • 2 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    Wow. This is simply amazing.
    I first watched this show on a whim when I saw it had been released for the new season. I was immediately hooked. The storylines following the challenges the Fog girls go through in trying to figure out who they are, what they want, and where they belong are absolutely beautiful. But the positives of the show don't stop there. In addition to an amazing storyline the combat is absolutely brilliant. ...
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  • 0 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    stiff character animation
    The story is great, i like the idea of the fog fleet and the ships being their own persons.....but the cel shade animation kills it for me. If it was just on the ships This would be a 5 star, but i just cant watch it when all the people are animated like this, all of their movements seem stiff, clunky and unnatural, and the way their mouths move when they talk feels the same. I really want to get ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Arpeggio of Blue Steel(good)
    This an amazing anime in my view, it may have a few quirks but it grips the attention. Its animation quality is also commendable in the fact that most of the time the mouth matches the words instead of the mouth moving after the words have already been said.
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  • This show is ok. The story is vague though which is slightly off putting.
    I'm wondering if they will ever explain more of the back story to why they appeared and where they came from. It seems very empty to me. I still really enjoy what is explained and the change in attitude the fog have after being up close and interacting with people. I guess its sort of like the reverse of To Love Ru in some ways. I still enjoy it though.
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