Spring 2013 Anime Reviews – Suisei no Gargantia

Posted: April 9, 2013 in Uncategorized

Merit Reviews

Suisei no Gargantia is my favourite new anime of the season so far.

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Suisei no Gargantia starts off in space, inside a mecha, where the pilot Ledo is becoming awakened by Chamber, the AI that operates his mecha or the in universe Machine Caliber. Ledo is informed that once he has served 145 000 hours and that when completes the subsequent battle, he will have qualified for limited citizen rights and will have the ability to sleep, food and reproduce. Considering that Ledo is apparently 16, he’s been a child soldier for quite some time. And that the Galactic Alliance of Humankind, which seems to govern most humans, is somewhat authoritarian. Ledo is battle worn, he doesn’t really react to the news that he will be able to sleep/eat/fuck on his own schedule. He will also qualify for four weeks of leave on Avalon.

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