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Madan no Ou to Vanadis - 01 -00059

「Visual Collection/Series Premiere」Madan no Ou to Vanadis #01. 「戦場の風姫」

Juding solely from the attractive promotional art, I was sincerely hoping Madan no Ou to Vanadis to be a potential comeback for the fantasy genre in anime; but while the visual appeal teased through promotion definitely retains enough of its brilliance in actual episode content, whether the dissatisfaction is just as quiet on the western front of scriptural story-telling or not is still contentious.

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Argevollen - 01-00067

「Visual Collection/Series Premiere」 Shirogane no Ishi Argevollen #01. 「遭遇」

There’s something somewhat inexplicably likable about studio Xebec’s productions for me. While, I can’t even put the name of a series to the studio right off the bat, it feels like there’s something to be anticipated from its projects every season it shows its presence. With Shirogane no Ishi Argevollen, I think I can justify that gut feeling on account of a very familiar mecha story-telling and art style; it almost feels like I’m a ten year old boy waking up in the early morning to watch Zoids again.

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