Accel World Episode #01 Anime Review

Based on the light novel series written by Reki Kawahara and illustrated by HiMA, Accel World is a new series this season that definitely goes for an interesting look at times and a modern feel with its technology, showing us where things will go easily in the next decade or two when you get down to it. The show deals with some common themes, ones that everyone knows about to varying degrees but tend to e a bit more along the "geek" lifestyle for many, in that we’re introduced to Haruyuki, a school student who is the subject of much bullying because of his chubby appearance. With the common nature of neruolink devices that allow augmented reality style perception in the everyday world, it’s overwhelming with what he gets to see and deal with. So he often deals with it by escaping into a virtual world where he can change his appearance and be something else. Like a piggie, it seems. READ MORE...


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