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Jan 28, 2012
UN-GO (Anime) add (All reviews)
This show is pretty great.
UN-GO is a detective show, something I haven't seen a whole lot of recently (then again, I don't watch everything that comes out, so what do I know).

The art and animation are pretty consistently good. The only art issue I would have with this show was the main character's design, but I've seen a lot worse (C control anyone?). This show does also use CGI for vehicles, but most of the time it's not noticeable.

The place where this show really shines (shines brighter?) is the story. One of the things that really sticks out to me is how connected this show read more
Jan 21, 2012
I started this show with high hopes; needless to say I was let down. I liked the aesthetic, the characters seemed ok and I liked the premise. All signs pointed in a positive direction.

Unfortunately, that's exactly what this show lacked: direction.

Aside from establishing the premise, very little is done to advance the plot throughout the show. Most of the show is episodic, and the archs don't build up to anything. It really seemed like the creators didn't know where it was all supposed to go.

One of the things that disappointed me was the fighting, or the lackthereof. From the beginning they establish a universe with read more