Voice of Fox Episode 8 Review: Things aren't looking so good for Hu Li, and then he gets abducted. Strangely, that isn't necessarily a bad thing.
Voice of Fox Episode 7 Review: We're maxing out on melodrama and cliff-hanger endings and yet the build up has been enough that this show can handle it. The question is, can it stick the landing?
Voice of Fox Episode 6 Review: There was a moment somewhere during episode 6 of Voice of Fox, and it probably came close to the end of the episode where the titular 'trap' was revealed where I realised just how into this anime I actually am.
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I'm a little torn here because I do genuinely feel for Hu Li. He needs money for his mother's hospital bills and he is clearly working hard having signed a contract that gives him almost no advantage other than the money to pay those bills. However, at the same time, I kind of feel a lot of his current troubles have been brought on by his own actions.
While they may have scraped the victory through this round, it wasn't by Hu Li's voice. This time the credit is entirely on the fact that the opponent suddenly lost their voice mid-performance...
I just had to wonder why the company didn't take pains to get him an actual pass as one of the crew or something else. It seems ridiculous to expect him to find his own way in and avoid security. And it lends itself to a lot of silly moments that just kind of eat up screen time and rely very much on coincidence and the absurd for things to work out.
There isn't anything overly new here and the story plays out this week more or less as expected after the introduction last week. We learn a bit about Hu Li's tragic back story though the specifics are still not clear giving them plenty to lean into later should they choose to. We also learn more … Continue reading Voice of Fox Episode 2: It Isn’t Paranoia When They Are Watching