Whether they were pulled into an MMORPG that they were playing or simply found themselves stuck in it, there’s something weird happening to anime characters. One way or another, they just keep landing inside RPGs. Here are 15 RPG-themed anime that helped define this budding genre.
Blade & Soul is an anime and a video game with beautiful women (and men) in sexy outfits. The distinct fashion styles of each are incredibly unique and will definitely take your breath away! So let's take a quick look at the differences and similarities between both the series and the game.
Despite the warlock class being a powerful part of the Blade & Soul MMORPG, this type of character is downplayed significantly in the anime, though that isn't a bad thing by any means. Let's explore further!
As a game and as an animated series, Blade & Soul places a great amount of emphasis on weaponry. The game focuses on combat, but the anime takes a deeper look at violence and the emotional damage a weapon can cause.
Revenge truly comes alive in Blade & Soul. This world of assassins and master fighters is headlined by Alka who is out to avenge her master's death. The Force Masters are a special breed of warriors who channel their Chi to strike deadly blows on their opponents.
Being an anime adaptation of an MMORPG, Blade and Soul contains many different types of weaponry and armor. However, certain clans along with the protagonist and antagonists of the show all possess equipment that is clearly more powerful and significant to the story.
Blade and Soul follows a story of revenge. This particular story, however, does something that very few other tales of its type try to do. It explores the idea of revenge and lays out the value of taking someone's life as compensation for the death of another.