, an anime series from 2007 that was based on an adult visual novel of the same name from two years earlier. Others of you may only be familiar with the show through a meme that spawned from footage aired in the original time slot of its delayed final episode.
The content of the show’s ending is what in part led to the delay of its airing, and to the meme.
The opening credit animation hints at the love triangle that serves as the core, but is otherwise seemingly innocuous.
Not just about the show itself or the visual novel that spawned it, but about games in general, and what they could learn from it.From this set-up, the game has over twenty endings; most of them are good, some of them are bad.But what makes the game somewhat notorious is that the bad endings take things to the extreme, with one or more of the characters meeting their end in death.And yet, in retrospect, it feels as though these tropes are only present to instill familiarity and to keep the viewer watching as the real story plays out.
follow.)The basic premise of the game, and the anime, follows Makoto Itou, a high school student that develops feelings for fellow student Kotonoha Katsura.His classmate Sekai Saionji helps introduce the two and encourages their relationship, despite the fact that she has hidden feelings for Makoto herself.