Last Period: the journey to the end of the despair

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  • 11 out of 18 people found this review helpful:
    Pretty cringey, but relatively harmless. Also, couldn't they have come up with a better name?!
    "We are periods!"
    Okay, the first time I heard the title given to the 'defenders' for this bland fantasy world, I snorted coffee up my nose. Whenever the characters from then on talk about becoming a strong 'period', it didn't get any better. Do they not KNOW? Is it supposed to be a joke?!
    Okay, let's take a deep breath and have a quick rundown.
    Cute mascot character. Extremely young slightly ...
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  • 2 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    It's a weekly monthly?
    Putting the bloody puns aside this anime has quite a bit lacking in the "plot" department. That being said there are a fair handful of positives to note; particularly once it's understood that not only is this based on a mobile game, but it seems to be aware of it's origins. Perhaps I'm over-reaching in my assessment, but consider re-watching the first episode from this perspective: These aren't ...
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  • 3 out of 4 people found this review helpful:
    High. quality. meta.
    Meta shows are difficult to pull off without overdoing it. Last Period successfully manages to make fun of its source material while still making it seem like a game you would want to play. Highly recommend to anyone who has played gacha-based games or watched/read Higurashi.
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  • 3 out of 4 people found this review helpful:
    I think it's a reasonable game based meme Anime
    I get why some people would hate it, we all have different taste here... but I think it's pretty good and funny so far.

    Sad to see so much hate for it, but as I mentioned everyone does have their own taste I suppose...

    (Also Choco is so adorable and my device is so about to be filled with Fanart of Her)
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  • 18 out of 34 people found this review helpful:
    It's boring. That's all I can say for it.
    Nothing new here, more preadolescents Beating monsters with swords and magic. The kids aren't cute and they have no energy...they're boring. It's a raft full of overused anime memes. They sit around and talk like adults. They have large curls of hair on the top of their heads and small cutesie creatures on their shoulders. This is an awful steal from so many good anime, I can't name it. If you ...
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  • 11 out of 20 people found this review helpful:
    Random brain dead humor
    I was really excited when i saw the cover of this anime because it looked like it would be a fun adventure or something. Instead, it's a giant joke that isn't even funny. There's zero substance and zero plot. At best this is an anime to watch in the background but I'd probably just recommend to skip it because there's nothing new here.

    TLDR; I've seen much worse and much better. This ...
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    Couldn't finish it sadly
    I love the animation and character designs. That's about the only thing this show has going for them for the main characters.

    It has a very weak storyline and essentially never truly moves forward in character growth either. It doesn't explain much about the characters either.

    I gave up to save my sanity.
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  • 1 out of 1 people found this review helpful:
    decent by the book fantasy
    After watching all the episodes I really do not feel strongly about this anime at all.

    The reason for this is that none of the characters really stand out or develop through the season. The story is pretty standard with the attempted twist really not delivering any impact to the show. The running gags were worth a chuckle, but that was about it.

    That said, it avoids being ranked ...
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  • 2 out of 3 people found this review helpful:
    Honestly, I'm not sure what to make of this one
    While watching the first episode, it feels like you're watching an episode halfway through the season. Even after the first episode, I had no feeling of who these characters are or the world that they live in. I've watched the 2nd episode and still feel just as lost.

    The animation is cute, and I feel like there could be something there so I'll give the 3rd episode a watch, but if I still feel ...
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  • 1 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    Mobage Fantasy Parody: Decent Start
    Based on first episode only.

    "Journey to the end of despair" is a parody anime based on the Freemium mobile game 'Last Period.' I got a few laughs, though the translation attempt at some of the puns was more flat than the show. Don't expect a fantasy adventure, this is a fantasy comedy.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Last_Period

    The main villain squad's names mean "Hear No ...
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