Well as all you know I’m pretty much a video gamer. So to NOT see this anime, would have been some what of a crime to me. So what is the difference between this and the movie you ask?. A fair bit. For starters it focuses soley on Alisha, a protagonist in the game and the movie. Whether this is a prelude to the opening of the movie or not, remains to be seen. Whilst in the movie her role wasn’t that big, it had enough impact on Sorey to come down to the world of the humans.
The biggest difference is not what it has, but what it hints to. And it is very interesting. A cross over. With two lead characters in their respective games.
The reason why I haven’t said much is because the movie & blog post pretty much covers the premises of what this anime is about. Although I’m not sure if this is the main game story line or continues on from it *(see note). I will say the art is fantastic!!!. As usual Ufotable did a fantastic job, with some great cinematography and fight scenes. I loved the dark tornado coming down and just ripping up the world below it. As usual Ufotable likes to go a bit dark, by having a little child get killed off. Which seems to be their signature thing. The opening is done by flow.
*TO NOTE: This is the prologue to the actual series. The series kicks off on 10th July.
For me, this anime is a:
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.