Hakuoki Season 1

Average Rating

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (6)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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4.5
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  • Hmmm....I liked the game better!
    I loved the game and I cleared it and replayed it over and over! <3 Poor Shinpachi never got a route...Hahaha, liked this Shinpachi more than Gintama's.Hijikata was a bit better too and I think the Kondos are equal. But is every Okita a bit sadistic?! Haha.

    Story: In the game, I'd give it a 5/5 since this only really explores the Hijikata route i detail, I'd give the anime, season one and two, ...
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  • 3 out of 4 people found this review helpful:
    Average but there is a prequel and a season 2
    I found this to be good enough to make you want to watch it to the end. The protagonist is helpless and will get on your nerves. If you focus your entire time on her and her short sword that she never pulls out you will be annoyed. However, if you look at the story line and the development of the characters you might be pleased. There are things that you can watch for so that you don't get annoyed ...
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  • <3 Wish it never ended
    I loved it sooo much. I have some of the video games too. I was so sad when it was finally over!!!! All of the characters were developed well and the voice acting was very good in the original japanese version. Long live Okita Souji, my favorite character
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    I liked the show but didnt love it.
    I have been watching a lot of anime lately and I think this show is what I consider average...when it comes to sword play and samurai, ninjas or whatever historic events really happened it wasn't as exciting because I felt that some of the fights were two short but you don't always get what you want....for me this was okay but it wouldn't get a re-watch or high-recommendation from me for others to ...
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  • 4 out of 4 people found this review helpful:
    Tragic beauty of life
    Beautiful anime but very tragic. Had me crying at the deaths. A must watch! Simply beautiful. This anime also had me raging at some points. it doesn't show as much romance as i was expecting it to show.
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  • 9 out of 9 people found this review helpful:
    Good, but not great...
    I'm not gonna go over the entire show in depth, over explain stuff that is easily learned by watching it. You want to know one thing, "Is this seriously worth my time?"

    Probably.

    "Eh, explain"

    You will noticed a trend with this anime: people ranting about how incompetent, annoying, and utterly useless the main protagonist is. And she really is.

    She has a short sword, ...
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  • 4 out of 5 people found this review helpful:
    Hakuoki will grab you, BUT....
    Hakuoki is a very interesting anime, and as far as i'm concern, all of the members of the Shinsengumi (the group in this anime) are based on the actual historic figures. The reason I gave it a 4 is that the heroine is useless, and can be annoying. She even got somebody killed (sorry, just had to say that) I wished that she could have been a little older looking and could actually fight. She has a ...
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  • 2 out of 4 people found this review helpful:
    sword play and a storyline that will grab you
    This show is amazing great sword play and a epic storyline that will grab you. From episodes 1 it will peek your interest, and make you crave more. Its for people who love samurai, japan of battle. It has just the right amount of fighting and a storyline to equal it out. It is a balanced anime packed with action. There really is no down or boring moments about this anime. You will at least like it ...
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  • 3 out of 3 people found this review helpful:
    Hakuoki Season 1 Not Bad At All
    This is a really good anime! The heroin is kind of (who am I kidding) really annoying for one reason though. She has is carrying around a short sword and can't use it (she apparently knows how to use it)!! She was with the group of kick butt warriors for a looong time, and I don't get why no one taught her. >:O I don't hate her though she is like alot of other heroins, but she really has to get ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    BEST SERIES OF ALL TIME
    I love this series, the video game, the anime, everything. It's all based off of historical fact, plus the guys in this are soooo hot! Not to mention the battles that take place are epic. I'd recommend this series to any anime fan. I got into it after watching Rurouni Kenshin. It's a historical anime with fantasy and rommance/angst.
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