The official website for the Itsuka Tenma no Kuro-Usagi light novel and anime franchiseopened on Tuesday with its first 18-second television commercial and 131-second promotional video. However, neither video contains actual animated footage. The school fantasy light novel series will spawn a television anime as well as an anime DVD bundled with a future novel volume.
The story underneath is a universal one, powerful and expertly told. Viewers should be prepared for a devastating experience with a lot of challenging concepts that pile on hard and fast as the finale approaches.
Tech-based magical girls battle aliens in a heavily-derivative, otaku-pandering series that is definitely not aimed at little girls. It avoids mediocrity due an outstanding musical score and never forgetting that it is supposed to be fun.
Higurashi: When They Cry is still an intriguing, spine-chilling, gut-churning horror/mystery hybrid that has nicely recovered from the prologue feel of the previous volume. It can be an intimidating series to pick up, but it looks as if those who stuck by it are about to be amply rewarded