A great story, and one that’s made great by its storyteller, as opposed to the pure text of the story itself (though it’s still interesting an anecdote). Loved the art style too, I found it all pretty funny.
It’s probably not the best sign that I’m deadass 20 years old and an anime movie about giant robots fighting each other got me feelin’ like this rn.
Lagann-hen is just as powerful in its concept and delivery as End of Evangelion, but the two films couldn’t be more diametrically opposed.
End manages to totally wear down the viewer’s spirit with an overwhelming sense of dread and esoteric existentialism, topped off by its iconic, visceral final image of absolute futility.…