Tokyo Magnitude 8.0 Recap

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Synonyms: Tokyo Magnitude 8.0 Special
Japanese: 東京マグニチュード8.0


Type: Special
Episodes: 1
Status: Finished Airing
Aired: Dec 11, 2009
Producers: None found, add some
Licensors: Maiden Japan
Studios: Bones, Kinema Citrus
Source: Original
Genre: DramaDrama
Duration: 51 min.
Rating: PG-13 - Teens 13 or older


Score: 7.061 (scored by 30073,007 users)
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Ranked: #39532
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Popularity: #6796
Members: 8,983
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Jul 7, 2021
Mixed Feelings
This review contains spoilers for Tokyo Magnitude 8.0

This anime is just 11 episodes long. It shouldn't need a recap since it's already so short and doesn't have any sort of sequels.
But still I'd say this recap is above average. It's only like 50 minutes long, not 20 minutes like a typical episode, but it's not exactly movie size either. And I think this recap benefitted from the length.

Sure, a lot of stuff got cut. But what I liked was that it cut right after the Tokyo Tower collapsing incident. Not necessarily the cut itself but it showed that Yuuki was suffering from a headache caused ...
Sep 17, 2020
Mixed Feelings
This is the movie that should not have existed in the first place. This is the black spot on the Tokyo Magnitude series. This movie ruined everything that the main series was known for.

Even though the artwork is more or less same but animation is improved a little bit specially during some destruction scenes. The sound effect is as great as the original series. For the most part (around 90% or so), it is just taken from the main series itself.

If sound effects, artwork & animation was on par with the main series and this is just a recap special than what could have gone ...


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