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White Album

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4.2
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  • 14 out of 17 people found this review helpful:
    Captivating, yet...brief. It certainly does not fail to impress or disdain at times, which is really for the best.
    To date, I don't think I've watched a series that has pulled me in as much with the first episode as White Album (W.A.) did. I greatly enjoy that such a title was so wonderfully produced, and I stand stunned at the deep context that can be found in between the so-called "love-polygon" which it seems to convey. Deep down, every person has a weakness, and Touya Fuji's was never truly realizing just ...
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  • 11 out of 14 people found this review helpful:
    White Album - One to kill time with
    My first (accidental) foray into harem anime, White Album kept me watching until the 26th episode, but I'm still not entirely sure why.

    The plot at first seems like it might be complex but ultimately is about a string of relationships that the main character Touya Fuji has with a variety of women in his life whom he calls his 'goddesses'. The backdrop being that his childhood sweetheart is an ...
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  • 6 out of 6 people found this review helpful:
    Interesting but flawed
    This is a very strange harem anime.

    It´s very serious, the art style is awesome and the soundtrack is incredible.

    The main character tough is absolutely enerving and the "main girl" Yuki is boring and lifeless.

    The pace is slow and the resolutions are not convincing.

    Watch only if you´re really in the mood of something slow and vague.
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  • 4 out of 6 people found this review helpful:
    Nothing too amazing. Doesnt really do it for me...
    I don't feel like this anime really stood out to me. There were some impressions made in the first episode I didn't feel it lived up to. I was able to sit through the first 3 episodes, but after that I promptly lost interest. It feels more like something I can watch when I have a full pack of cigarettes and a lot of time to kill while waiting for episodes of other animes to come out, or before I ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    This, it is hard to explain.
    So if you are looking for a lovey dovey romance, this isn't exactly it.
    I am not much into Harem but this was interesting if you like twisted romance and slice of life stuff.

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  • 2 out of 3 people found this review helpful:
    Good, But I Wouldn't Say Great
    I found the animation style nice to view, but the story went slowly along, offering only a brief glance at the surface of some of the lightest and more seedy aspects of characters in the world of "pop-idol" music industry that might be found.

    The story does lead one along well, making one wonder how these characters and their stories really fit together to make a cohesive web of plotline to ...
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  • It was a great show overall, made me tear up on some parts and was great
    The main character n his "main girl" Fuji Touya n Yuki Morikawa I kinda don't even consider his main girl cuz she was always gone. But over the course of the series u realize he does everything to make each girl he sees as "goddesses" to try to replace yuki and as a result, hurt everyone in the process in this cheatin love hexagon. He smashes yuki manager several times n either kiss or smashes da ...
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  • It had potential and that's about it...
    This show had potential leaking out of every pore on each character's dead-fish-eyed face. Alas, it was slow and painful for me. I usually like sentimental stories about dealing with life, but this just made me sad...sad and bored. I'd rather hit up some super ridiculous anime or a serious anime that has some kind of fighting going on. This was just too slow for me all around. Add in the super ...
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  • 2 out of 4 people found this review helpful:
    This Just Was Hard To Like
    If there was a phrase that would define this series, it would be "pointlessly slow". I get series that take a long time to develop an interesting plot or world, but this series didn't need that. It was just a normal, generic romance. Also, that brings me to the romance, which was pretty lame. The main male character is a really annoying guy, who has a relationship with several people at the same ...
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  • Better than I was led to expect
    I saw that White Album 2 was highly regarded, so I figured I'd start with the original first. This, despite the warnings that it wasn't as good as WA2. I haven't watched WA2 yet, so obviously I am not trying to compare them.

    The great thing about the characters is that they are not thorough cliches. They all have flaws, and many show glimpses of interesting back-story. But with so many ...
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