Review: As an episode this one was very nearly coherent. It even shed some light on a least one aspect of the story. In terms of helping the rest of the mess make sense... Well there's still more we don't know than stuff we do. It also didn't feel like they were adding in unnecessary … Continue reading Dies Irae Episode 5: Singing is Creepy
Review: After watching this episode I wondered if maybe I was over thinking the show, or maybe under thinking because I just cannot get my head around what this show is actually supposed to be. So I got someone to listen while I attempted to explain what had happened so far and what the story … Continue reading Dies Irae Episode 4: Um…
Review: To be honest, I have no idea what is going on at this point. I get the bit where Fuji is linked somehow to the guillotine girl and for some reason she possessed his childhood friend and then Fuji somehow calmed her down and took her back. Somehow. And that's the bit that kind … Continue reading Dies Irae Episode 3: I’m Lost
Review: I will actually talk about the episode in a bit, but the end of this just made me wonder why? Why do two of the whoever they are (guessing villains but who knows given lack of explanation) enrol in Fuji's school? Even if they are interested in him they have already proven more than … Continue reading Dies Irae Episode 2: Why Do They Always Enrol in the School?
Review: I was actually kind of pleased at how normal most of this episode was when compared to the stupefying mess that was episode 0. We follow mostly normal high school guy as he is released from hospital, reunites with childhood girlfriend who drags him off to a sword exhibit. Then of course while … Continue reading Dies Irae Episode 1: Somewhat Less Confusing
Overview: Ren Fujii is a normal student who just had a fistfight with his former best friend, leading him to break off their friendship. But with the help of his childhood friend, Kasumi Ayase, and upperclassman, Rea Himuro, he's gradually returning to his normal school life. Then a series of brutal murders in which the … Continue reading Dies Irae Episode 0: What Just Happened?