To Heart 2: Episode 1

By bluemist on October 5th, 2005

First episode!

This is one of the rare times that I will pick substance over style. I didn’t care too much about the animation quirks, because the pace of this anime is rather good. Also, the anime would seem to be treating the girls as the main focus rather than the guy. So having this from the girls’ point of view, more character development may be seen as a result. Yes, it’s like going back to the original To Heart style, nice.

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Game – The graduation event
In the game, they were not allowed inside school premises after graduation, but they did go in this time. Reminiscing middle-school memories, plus having the graduation scenes makes Konomi’s loneliness all the more believable, moreso than the game version.

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Actually, in the game we never get to see the three of them having dinner together. Showing this would imply how close Takaaki is to Konomi and her mother. Plus the fact that he picks her up every morning.

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Game – The sleepover event
The scary movie event is oh so cute! Konomi is oh so cute! In bed, Konomi talked about her graduation troubles, and how Takaaki made her ease up a bit by praising her cooking and saying that her new uniform is a fit. It’s quite different as opposed to the game, where they were talking nonsense. So far the two really have a sibling relationship.

Finally, as sort of teaser, Manaka had a few lines, and was seen from afar.

I hope this anime would last for more than 13 episodes, but it’s kinda unlikely. If I’m right, the format will be one girl per episode, and maybe another one for the main girls like Konomi or Tamaki. By the way, Tamaki is up next, so the legions of Tama-nee fans should rejoice next week.

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9 Comments

Posted By: Pikawil On: October 06, 2005 At: 9:50 am

“Legion of Tama-nee fans”? This must prove that she must be as overrated as Sephiroth but for diffrent and obivious reasons. 😛

Posted By: Ronin AnimeLover On: October 06, 2005 At: 3:11 pm

Ha ha ha. I know a lot of guys from LiveJournal who would love to see Tamaki animated again. 😉

Posted By: R-kun On: October 08, 2005 At: 12:43 am

so it’s finally started..
Ah, can’t wait to watch it.. Esp. Manaka..:D

Posted By: great blog On: December 24, 2006 At: 7:09 am

great blog…

Posted By: Celeste(n_n) On: January 22, 2007 At: 2:49 am

aww i agree tat there relationship is brother/sister love. there a perfect couple. som 1 email me som info of the anime series. the game is fun but sorta boring Lick_lollipop_2@hotmail.com

Posted By: Oscar Villa On: March 25, 2007 At: 12:30 pm

i just watched this episode again, and in the scean were konomi turns the tv on by accident in Takaaki`s house, the music thats playing at lest form sound like a track from one of the predator movies(i think from the second one with Danny glober)

Posted By: miguel angel de leon On: January 19, 2008 At: 8:36 am

hola, como estan espero que muy bien. bueno, pues me parece muy buena esta pagina pero lo unico que no me gusta es que las fotos que aqui vienen no son muy grandes que digamos de todos modos los felicito mucho y ah, se me olvidaba decir que yo soy de guadalajara mexico.

Posted By: takaki_rence On: August 03, 2008 At: 8:06 am

since i watch the first episode, i really love and like it… i love konomi yuzuhara….

Posted By: kasama ko ang ikatlong palapag On: October 04, 2009 At: 10:42 pm

amigos ang cute naman yan si konomi

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