Hakkenden: Eight Dogs of the East

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4.6
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    EPIC!! nothing more to say
    This title anime is beyond what most reviews have said of it..Beautiful art, great storyline and humor. This might not be the longest review but the most heartfelt defiantly. If your looking for a story that embodys the strangeness and wonder of Hayao Miyazaki's Spirited Away then you have found your series. I cannot tell you how surprised I was at the plot twists, the wonderful way the Japanese ...
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  • 2 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    I was fooled by the picture
    I wont lie that the story line was decent, which made me watch the 2nd season, but this anime was quite dissapointing overall. For an anime with soo much blood, there seems to be no fighting what so ever. If your looking for an action sword fighting Rurouni kenshin/ akame ga kill type of anime look elsewhere.

    So basically there are humans transforming demons, and a main character with a cursed ...
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  • Good enough Story and Anime
    The animation is great and it has a pretty good story. However, seasons 2 ending left me wondering "was that it?". I wasnt mad, sad, happy, or anything because the ending is so lack luster. The show needs a 3rd season surly. But im not holding my breath.
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  • hakkenden-eight dogs of the east
    Fantastic storyline.Need a season 3. Couldnt stop watching it.Great characters who were well thought out and were not colorless idiots.It has a little of everything Some questions left unanswered but im waiting for a season 3..I recommend this anime 100%.
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  • 1 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    Definitely worth watching!
    This was an amazing series. It's has everything I could ask for blood, action, comedy, a plot that pulls you in and good characters but I felt that there was too many questions left unanswered at the end keeping it from being 5 stars. I really enjoyed watching this series and only wish it was longer.
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  • Hakkenden: Eight Dogs of the East review ish
    I love Shino so much. This show is pretty good and I love watching it. I love the animation and the coloring. To me this show caring and sometimes dumb moments but I love it even though it just filled mostly guys in it. Plus, I love how the guys are pretty in this >_<
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  • Love this anime, makes me excited
    Since translations on the manga are too slow, this is the best resort. They need to make season 3 ASAP. I need my BL moments. I need more answers. None of the episodes were boring. It was perfect. I wish the manga was translated faster, and I wish they had english versions of the manga for the US. But the anime will do.
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Interesting Story - Recommended
    Interesting story - at times slow but overall would recommend watching. The characters and relationships between them are mostly developed, at times too developed. Mostly visually pleasing but felt somewhat rushed at the end by trying to jam the final battle which was a slight let-down.
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    This deserves another season!
    I will say, the story itself was intriguing. The fact that it sort of has an Inuyasha, original 167 episodes; not including Final Act, ending (meaning nothing was accomplished and the characters are sort of at the same place when the anime began) sort of annoys me. At least Inuyasha got Final Act and got everything wrapped up. What do we get here? A ton of unanswered questions and an unresolved ...
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