Seisen Cerberus Ruyuukoku no fatalites or the shorter title; Cerberus – yes the title is that long. Well this anime is your typical sword and sorcery. Yes this anime comes with your typical shounen teenage MC. With a very….small sword. Which is different from the usual ones, which are all large -ish and can actually cut things with. Not that the MC sword can cut things. Just pointing out how small compared to other swords. I’m going off track here, right?.
Hiiro, the only son of a prominent mage family. The mother is the image header -isn’t she a beauty- and don’t you just wish she was your waifu?. Anyway, back to the first impression. Hiiro’ mother and father are killed in trying to stop an evil dark dragon called….dagon zolt. Yes that’s the name of the dragon. Hiiro, was just a wee nipper helping his parents in trying to stop the big bad, when something went wrong in the ritual. In the process dagon went for little Hiiro, in a last-ditch attempt to save Hiiro’, his father sealed or cast a binding spell which links Dagon and Hiiro hearts. Or something like that. Cue to present day and Hiiro is wandering around, thinking he is all cool…when is he just. *Ugh*.
The anime for lack of a better word is just; unoriginal. The plot is clichéd as hell. That’s not the main problem. The problem is the show seems really dated, I mean this is 2016 and this show feels like a mid-00′ show. Really bad cheesy lines. The characters are so bland / dull as anything. I’ve stopped off at episode 2 /3, so from what I’ve read Hiiro goes from; bad ass to meh to just out right lame. All in a span of 3 / 4 episodes. Needless to say, it isn’t high on my watch list.
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Have you seen this show?. If so, what are your impressions of it?. What did you like / dislike about the show. If you haven’t, would you consider watching this show?. Let me know down in the comments section below.