If you, like me, finished the main series thinking "Well, I'm not really sure what happened, but there's another movie to wrap up those loose ends" then this won't be too satisfying. While some questions are answered, it creates more than those it answers. It does have one of the greatest fight scenes I've seen in animation.
Evangelion is what made Mecha a great genre, filled with existential psychological enigmas and religious imagery. It is easily one of the most influential anime ever to have been created.
Genre(s): Action, Drama, Mecha, Romance, Sci-Fi Age-Appropriateness: 14+ (Violence, Blood, profanity, partial nudity) Platforms: Hulu, Crunchyroll, Funimation Episodes: 24 TheAwersome Rating: 9.2 / 10 (Solid, stellar piece) Premise: Humanity has been driven nearly to extinction by giant beasts known as Klaxosaurs. Children are raised and trained to pilot giant mechas known as FranXX -the only... Continue Reading →