We see a character, see some events, then it just drops them off the face of the earth. What was the point of the entire American invasion of Japan arc with Jane Franklin? The anime adaptation consisted of 13 episodes, each running for 24 minutes, and adapted the storyline of the first 6 volumes 7 volumes of the American release of the manga. I just hope you don’t feel like you wasted your time like I do. And this destroys a lot of pacing and emotion in the anime. MegaDork , Jun 17, Spiral – Suiri no Kizuna.

News News chronological archives She bonds with a starfish-shaped “dragonchild” baby “shadow dragon” whom she calls Hoshimaru. Merely being in this creature’s company inevitably draws other young people with dragonets to her. It generally faithfully replicates the first 8 or so volumes of the manga then ends. Nonetheless, it still delivers the message rather clearly, and the rushness even helps in making you feel the ephemerality of the characters’ lives. Second is the pacing that stems from this: Where was the buildup for Tsurumaru’s sudden importance and romance near the end of the series? I suppose anyone can try to intrepret a manga in whichever way they like, but as far as I’m concerned I think Narutaru is a very pessimistic work.

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Watashitachi no Shiawase na Jikan. Unfortunately this comes as a bit of a distraction in the anime.

And I mean a host. That’s what Neji’s yuri manga Beauty and the Beast Girl is working with, and they more than do it justice. MegaDorkJun 17, I just hope you don’t feel like you wasted your time like I do. As for the resetting of the world plot, there never seems to be a world view in this story at all.


What we’re left with is a restart after everyone that Shiina loves is killed, with her and Tsurumaru’s child and Mamiko’s child — presumably from when she is raped in volume 11 — to be the progenitors of the next human race — an Adam and Eve, in simple terms.

Will it lead to a better outcome, this time? But I certainly felt more of a slice-of-life emotion coming from Narutaru in the anime.

The most WTF ending, ever. DanielJrJul 6, This article needs additional citations for verification. A lot of the story plays out like Bokurano if it forgot to take its medication. Edit Ending Theme “Kairo” by biniou. This work well because it acquaints us to the typical conventions of the genre and set us up for a typical anime making the deconstruction much harsher and more pronounced in its action.

I can’t really understand why all of you call it a bad ending. Add to My List. Log in to vote! The series is mainly about the interaction between Shiina and other young people who have also bonded with dragons.

Many disable people are still being awesome and all. This implies that he doesn’t hold much hope for the new world neither, but he plto judge since it isn’t his role to recreate it; he just wants to leave the scene.

I absolutely love the work done hereā€¦I wonder if Ueda go the credit he really deserved from Narutaru. Or carve the world to fit you?! From here things escalate quickly and Shiina is attacked on a plane on her way home from the island. Well, it was chapter 21 when Sudo’s gang learned about Shiina’s connection to the dragons, because they saw her involved in the military fight with Ploh and Hainvelle.


Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Genesis-BlackJul 6, Edit Synopsis During her summer holiday at her grandparents house Tamai Shiina, a young and cheerful schoolgirl, meets a strange looking creature.

Either way though, their segment will likely burn itself into your brain should you choose to watch this anime. While the anime is open-ended to say the leastthe manga leads towards an almost Gainax-type ending.

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nrutaru It generally faithfully replicates the first 8 or so volumes of the manga then ends. In short, in Narutaru, Kitoh raises questions that he finally finds the answers to in Bokurano. See how all you favorites fared in our weekly user rankings. But he doesn’t wish to be one of those who will recreate it: Well, at least the manga.