HAKYU HOSHIN ENGI

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  • 3
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  • 2
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2.9
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  • 5 out of 6 people found this review helpful:
    The story telling is too fragmented (Edit after 5th ep)
    It would need at least 48+ episodes to cover the entire manga at a decent pace, instead, it condensed into 23 episodes, resulting in the whole first episode looks like fragmented clips put together. Though I will wait and see if it improves. The animation is gorgeous though, at least compare to the old version.
    After 5 episodes, I have come to a conclusion that this anime is more of an abridge ...
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  • 9 out of 11 people found this review helpful:
    Worst Information Overload (after ep.1 - edited after ep 4)
    [EDIT: this show breaks it's flow. It's like trying to tell 3 stories at the same time using haiku. Impossible to watch for pleasure.]

    Well, that was a shotgun of information to the face. Completely uncomfortable viewing experience. If you miss episode one, you are missing 2 seasons of information, and if you watch episode one, but blink, you may miss 3 to 4 episodes of information. So you ...
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  • 10 out of 12 people found this review helpful:
    A Complex Story Compressed To A Jumbled Mess
    I was honestly looking forward to this series, but from the two episodes I've seen (Only the first two being released yet), I'm sad to say it won't be one I'll likely continue with.

    The original Soul Hunter anime was around 50 episodes long and while that did feel a little stretched out, most of that really was needed to handle the size and interconnectedness of the cast. It is nice that this ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    too much confusion going on here
    on the paper it was looking great unfortunately it stops there.

    The animation are actually really good and the Opening is great but the anime is bad.

    The story is all over the place. hard to understand what is happening and why it is happening.
    The voice are not bad but nothing special
    the fight are also messy.

    I watched 4 episodes and I had enough of this non sense.
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    This is a time-killer, at best...
    Like all other reviews of this show, yes, it's quite confusing, and smashed together, but you can understand the basic plot--- but that's about it, unless you are ready to research. Every episode seems silly almost, until the inevitable death that seems to happen every episode, each in a more psychologically horrible way... I don't know if this was on purpose, but it only serves to contrast even ...
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  • 6 out of 8 people found this review helpful:
    Could not finish a single episode
    Take this with a grain of salt, because I had to stop at the 15 minute mark of the first episode for the sake of my own sanity
    The first thing you'll notice is the infodump mentioned in just about every review. I bring it up again because it's just that intolerable. 2-4 episodes worth of worldbuilding and backstory happen in less than ten minutes.
    Once you (quickly) glaze over and stop paying ...
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  • A anime not worth watching.
    The synopsis for this anime is a confusing garble of English words. It might as well have been left blank for all the information it imparted to the readers. The show itself makes a bit more sense.
    The animation is good but the plot is rather simplistic and generic. The protagonists is at least not annoying. The most annoying thing I have found in this show is that all his companions are male. ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    too boring and unintresting
    What to start, you get this generic anime with the sword fighting and young warriors training to defeating the forces of evil but in reality, the plot was confusing, the characters are uninteresting.

    one of the things that caught my attention is the animation is so bland an example could be, when Shinkouhyou meets Taikoubou for the first time, he goes straigt flying to you're monitor kind of ...
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  • 0 out of 8 people found this review helpful:
    Really good story if your smart enough to understand
    I really love these kinds of animes. Yea it may be a little hard for some people to understand but hey not every anime is for simple minds. I hope it keeps going and not end like some animes. It will be interesting where it leads and how much power the main character gets.
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