Maoyu

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4.3
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  • Great Anime to watch this time around.
    Its quite a refreshing anime compare to other anime in this site. Great character development but one Issue I had is the overwhelming power of the hero LOL. But it has a great story line and will leave you or make you beg for more. I do hope there is a season 2 for this great anime.
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  • Better than i expected.
    A well written story about economics and war and the solution to famine and unjust rule by greedy nobles and a corrupt church organization. The budding relationship between the demon king and the hero sent to kill her theirs not much about this anime I didn't like except for the ending of which their isn't one this seems to be the trend with the anime industry and its about as bad a trend as their ...
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  • Absolutely amazing. A title that can stand proudly beside Spice and Wolf.
    The very first show that depicts war as a tool for the powerful to profit, in material and influence. I went in expecting an interesting adventure story with the Hero and the Demon King (mostly simple things with a straightforward overarching theme), but came out grinning ear to ear and stunned.

    This is an intellectual and fun show. Our MCs, the Hero and the Demon King, both possess powerful ...
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  • Maoyu --How they pulled it off.
    Maoyu -- 12 episodes

    Wednesday, December 09, 2015
    8:36 PM

    Maoyu seems so simple: just a lovely fairy tale romance story -- at first. Then, the densely packed layers in this gently told tale start to unfold. It begins with what Joseph Campbell called "The Hero's Journey" and proceeds into one of the most lucid, elegant, treatises on socio-economic politics, war, education, and the proper ...
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  • 1 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    Just another hero with no balls
    What a boring anime, first episode was so much fun with the reverse roles but then the useless hero makes this show horribly boring to watch, a dense, wimpy, oxymoronic, strongest in the world hero should have no place in this anime. Off to the next anime.
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    All Bones and No Meat
    This story has the potential to be really fun and exciting show but sadly it simply never materialized that way. The show is based on a series of light novels which span 5 volumes. Season 1 of the show contains volume 1 of the LN and some of volume 2. There are currently no plans for a Season 2 of the show. That should tell you a lot right there. The story simply isn't anywhere near complete. You ...
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  • Show is much Better than it looks.
    This show isn't about the crazy battles or intense adventure. Instead this show is about what is happening behind the scenes.
    The show is about a war between humans and demons, but does not talk much about the military battles, but instead about the political an economical struggles that are going on behind the scenes.
    I am definitely someone who loves a good action anime, but every once in a ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Pretty good but.....
    Maoyu was a pretty good anime in my regards the story advanced perfectly, the art was amazing and elements were introduced and described but what really ticked me off was the ending I hoped for an ending where we could actually see the future of their world the demons and humans respectively and also the relationship between the hero and the demon king.

    Maoyu was personally a great anime but I ...
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  • The Demon King is a girl?
    Maoyu may confuse you at times with the constant talk about economics but it is still a good series. Me and maybe a few other people want a 2nd season because of the way it just stopped and didn't really explain if they resolved the main conflict or not, but either way it is worth watching.
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  • will there be a 2nd season?
    Good anime. Some parts diverged away from the main conflict, the human-demon war and the politics behind it.This made a few episodes a bit boring and difficult to watch. What makes matters worse, the last episode does not conclude the story and points toward a cliff hanger. You may need to get your hands on the light novels to catch up/finish the story.
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