Ghost in the Shell: Arise

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4.3
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  • 2 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    Another take on a great franchise
    Ghost in the Shell is one of those impactful titles that has earned it's place in the Pantheon of anime. This series in particular is a slight re-imagining of the characters, with a slightly different art style/character design and a different voice cast than you may be familiar with from the previous GITS shows. However one thing that is consistent, is the quality of the content and storytelling. ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    It is a solidly "Okay" series
    The first two OVA arcs of this re-imagining of the GitS world are pretty good, with a fresh origin story for not only the Major but the rest of her squad as well. Suspenseful, with high-energy action and plenty of mind-screws. There are several surprising changes to some characters, while other remain familiar.

    The first two arcs delve into the post-war politics of Japan's military, showing it ...
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  • Underrated show - I give it 5/5 stars
    I would recommend it if you're a fan of /Ghost in the Shell or the sci-fi genre in general. I think they did a good job making it. New watchers can dive into the show without worries as it's a reimagined, retelling of the original story.

    Watch the 4 episodes of the OVA, then skip to episode 9 & 10 of the "Alternative Architecture" series. Episode 1-8 is just a rehashed summary of the OVA so you ...
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