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Old 04-26-2013, 11:14 PM   #716
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Default Re: Latest Anime you watched? - Part 1

Originally Posted by Avangarde View Post
It's a bit over the top in epic scale at times, Ikari is still a useless cry baby, the story doesn't make much sense for the first 30 mins, however after that a lot of questions are answered (especially concerning The Human Instrumentality Project), the fight scenes are very cool. Fan service was lacking

Not sure how they will end things with the last chapter, but I have a bad feeling that they may have gone to far with the plot, could end up with a pissy LOST ending

Still, it is Evangelion, so you have to watch it regardless.
Thanks for the review man.

I for one loved the original ending of Evangelion. I know Anno apparently didn't because he felt rushed into writing that ending but I thought it was so surreal and out of left field that it left me thinking for days. It was flat out trippy. I never quite understood the need of all these alternative endings and retellings.

You know that I actually haven't watched any of the Rebuild series let alone the alternative takes on the ending with Death & Rebirth and The End of Evangelion.

One of these days I'll definitely take a look at this new Rebuild series seeing as You Are (Not) Alone & You Can (Not) Advance have gotten pretty good reviews. I know it's just this third installment that got people heavily divided on its content and where Anno has decided to take the story.

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