Hakkenden: Eight Dogs of the East

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  • 5
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  • 4
    (11)
  • 3
    (6)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
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4.7
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Awesome anime. Eye-catching and heartwarming.
    This anime has really grown into one of my favorites. Sometimes it can get serious, but there are just enough touching moments and comedy sprinkled that makes it perfect. I love fantasy aspect of the anime and can't wait to learn more about his powers and destiny. It's heartwarming how close Sosuke and Shino are. I also think it's great they keep meeting such interesting characters and making ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Interesting anime...
    So far it's really good! I love the art, story plot and characters!. The story plot is not confusing and the art is beautiful. but i kind of wish there is going to be more girls in the series so i'll stay tuned for that later in the series. The OP and ED is not disappointing and instead great! So i recommend that this is a must watch series for 2013!
    Gambatte Bandai Visual!
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  • Rooting for Another Season
    This show was a diamond in the rough on my queue, and I'm soo glad I decided to watch it! It is beautifully animated and the voice-acting is superb. The bro-ship between the characters stays platonic and familial while the jokes are light-hearted and funny! I couldn't get enough, and I was really sad when I reached the last episode.

    There's definitely more story to be told! Finale+ spoilers ...
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  • I liked season 1, but not so much 2
    This show is a bit scattered as far as the story line is concerned. Each episode is interesting enough on it's own, but it just doesn't feel like a cohesive whole. When I got around to season two, I just wasn't interested enough to keep going. Season 1 was entertaining, though, so I'm giving it 4 instead of 3 stars.
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  • I'm at a Loss of Words
    because I just finished this anime. I loved it which is an understatement. The character's and their stories have me wanting more! I want to see the group work together on more problems. I want to see more spirits. Ugh, it's so frustrating because this is one of those shows where you wish it was real life, as dumb as that sounds.
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  • 1 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    Very Interesting to watch, hoping for another season
    I was hoping that there would be a season 3 that will explain what is going to happen along the way for Shino and Sosuke to finding the lost gem (Duty). Maybe they might encounter new people along the way as well.So who of us is really hoping that they can solve what is going to be awaiting them in the future.
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  • Hoping there is a season 3 ;'D
    Amazing art work, plot and character development! I have seen many anime but this is one of my favorite! its fantasy (powers, spirits and demons) and adventure(trips, tasks/missions) hint of fighting action here and there but the story and how it builds up and unravels is simply amazing!. Shino's development and background story hits all the feels. dont read too much of the story online just watch ...
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  • Great anime! I love it.
    It's a really good anime. The characters are nice. And the storyline is pretty nice. It's not everyday I stumble upon a story that has both interesting, good-looking characters with a nice plot line. It has a lot of mysteries, most of which you know the gist of it but still mysterious because it's not completely unfolded. I wish it would uncover the mysteries a little better but it gives a good ...
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