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Sword Art Online

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4.5
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Great Anime with Some Setbacks
    I finished SAO about a week ago, and overall it was a good anime with some setbacks. For both seasons, I felt that the story lines second half were much stronger, while the first half focused more on action as opposed to realism. For instance, the SAO plot in the first half of the first season seemed to move way too fast, and the first few episodes didn’t really connect well with each other. I ...
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  • 1 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    Absolutely Love It! Such A Great Series!
    From the plotline, to the dynamics of the characters, to the action, the drama, even the ambiance at times, all of it was on point in my book. Not to mention the message that rings clear throughout the series, treat everyone as you would treat them in real life, people have feelings behind the other side of the computer screen.
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  • 1 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    My favorite anime of all time
    At school i had a friend, he was always bugging me to watch Sword Art Online, but I always told him, "I don't watch anime". Now here we are, me giving it 5/5 stars. This clicked perfectly for me. I don't know what it was, it just did. For me, im not comparing it to other anime. But the characters were perfect, the story was perfect, everything, and in the second half, the most evil villain i had ...
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  • 1 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    I really enojoyed this anime.
    Honestly, I think SAO was a great anime the only thing i didn't like about it was some sections were abit rushed which kinda leaves some things unexplained. With my experience with SAO you either like it or you dont. I would recommend giving it a try!
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  • 1 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    Great Anime I loved it
    Hey this is one of the best anime Tv shows iv ever seen...I really really hope they make more seasons
    Because it is one of the best anime I have ever seen I just really hope they make more seasons and not just kill it like other anime Tv shows that are out there...Keep it going
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  • 2 out of 3 people found this review helpful:
    Decent Introduction Anime. Terrible Actual Anime.
    If you're new to anime as a visual medium, then more than likely you will enjoy this show. It tends to entertain those who aren't looking for, or lack experience, in the realm of narrative and writing.

    I'm not saying you shouldn't watch this show. If your friend told you to check it out, then by all means please do. But if you want to actually enjoy this, then you'll have to turn your brain ...
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  • 3 out of 3 people found this review helpful:
    So, how many good reviews must you read before you watch this show?
    The actual review is the next paragraph, but first a few questions. How did you come to start reading this review? You must have had to read through multiple other reviews, well either that, or you just skim through the ratings and titles to see which will give you the best idea of what the show is like. Also, how are you, and how have you not watched this show yet, it's received tons of praise by ...
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  • 1 out of 3 people found this review helpful:
    ONE OF THE BEST ANIMES EVER TO EXIST
    SAO is a very entertaining show to watch and has a great plot even if they are just going after random items in the game or events, it can be(somewhat or very) sad at times, but it pulls the characters together and for those who have already watched it, you can never, never, get enough of you know who's romance <3 if u dont watch SAO you are missing out on a great emotional roller ...
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  • 2 out of 3 people found this review helpful:
    ALMOST one of the best anime ever.
    UGH. I really really really wanted to like this show. Every one of my friends who is into anime recommended it. I love a lot of the shows Aniplex puts out. I love gore and action with good characters. I love swords and video games. I liked the stuck-in-a-game plot when .hack did it and I liked it here. But we couldn't finish the series and I'm not interested in any future seasons.

    There's a lot ...
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  • 1 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    One of my favorites so far.
    I am a gamer, so naturally, when I read about this anime, I had to watch it. I've enjoyed it so much that it led me to watching Log Horizon as well. Some people have been complaining that they didn't like season two as much. I can't understand why. I thought the GGO part was amazing. Maybe because I'm a woman and the feely stuff was pretty heavy in season two? Either way the entire show was ...
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