Maoyu

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  • 3
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4.4
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  • 4 out of 5 people found this review helpful:
    Simply amazing. Yet...
    This is beyond amazing.

    At first,it seems like a comedy/fan service anime,however it turns into much more. Heart touching,not just love. Every round is perfect,but it was rushed. This deserves to be around 20-30 episodes. Every second i spent was perfect,i recommend this to everyone.... as the best short-yet touchy story. The only animes which ever touched my heart were: Angle beats. ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    It gets better and better
    To me, this started ok and kinda interesting. It did hook me but It wasn't fireworks from the beginning. There were some moments when it got heartfelt and insightful and others when things felt rushed. I'm up to episode 9 now, and I can say, these last few episodes have been just AMAZING and PERFECT. All in all, it starts tying up real nice, and also opens the doors for so much more, so many new ...
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  • 7 out of 7 people found this review helpful:
    War! Huh! Good God, y'all! What is it good for?! Apparently, profiting.
    Remember your first impression of Holo (from Spice and Wolf)? Y'know, when she was freaking naked? You wouldn't have thought it was actually a series about economics, would you? The same idea is at work here, with Maoyuu Maou Yuusha. Don't be distracted by the ample bosom, this isn't about boobs.

    Starting off as a web-story-turned-Light-Novel, ...
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  • 1 out of 16 people found this review helpful:
    I don't think you get to see her boobs...
    I had no idea what to expect from this show... I've watched 7 episodes so far, and really it seems like it is written for girls in a fantasy world about a queen of darkness while a soldier of light who is loyal to her, all the while having other suitors and trying to bring world peace to everyone.

    Her boobs are big, but I doubt we will get to see them. I am going to guess that they are there ...
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  • 4 out of 5 people found this review helpful:
    Ehh.. Could be better :/
    Ep 8/12. The first episode had me absolutely hooked, but later episodes gave me a huge feeling of insufficient development between characters (or content in general,) while at the same time, making it seem like everything is happening too fast with all its time skips. It's slightly upsetting since I had anticipated the series to be solid romance, but, at least during the few times there are ...
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  • 4 out of 4 people found this review helpful:
    Never expect the unexpected
    I wasn't sure if I was going to enjoy this, people said that it has the same cast as Spice and Wolf which I didn't watch but heard was very good. I have to say that everything about Maoyuu Maou Yuusha is amazing from the characters, music, animations and especially the story.

    What is evil really? interesting question to ask yourself when you're watching this. A demon king that wants to end ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Like Spice and Wolf BUT
    You know, there's like 15 reviews here that link this to Spice and Wolf, which is accurate. However there is one difference, the Economic Theory in this show though basic is really sound and goes deeper than Spice and Wolf.

    This show does a really sneaky good job of teaching the greys in economics and politics. A war where nobody is exactly wrong is refreshing in Anime. If I had a kid I would ...
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  • 1 out of 3 people found this review helpful:
    Excellent Fantasy Universe, but still tied into a harem anime format
    The struggle between demon lord and hero is the struggle between good and evil. Each must strive to lead his particular faction to victory... In truth, it could never be that simple and if it was, it would be boring.
    <The following only spoils Ep. 1.>
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  • Like Spice and Wolf but younger
    Intricate plots involving politics, war and trade underpinning an awkward romance.

    The characters are a bit less mature regarding their sexuality than the ones in S&W, and it might be a little easier to keep up with.

    If you hated "Spice and Wolf" (which I totally LOVED) then stay away from this one.
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  • Seriously Worth Watching!
    If you enjoy a great story with a slight twist, then Maoyu will certainly deliver. I was hooked after the 1st episode, and have been watching it every since. As one reviewer said previously, leave your expectations at the door!
    I don't know about anyone else, but I also love the intro!!!
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