“Maemuki na dake ga zenshin to wa ienai. Jōkyō o shiru koto mo taisetsu na ichi ho da.” (前向きなだけが前進とは言えない。状況を知ることも大切な一歩だ。)
This episode is very much summed up in its title and yet the title is the only part of this episode that makes any sense whatsoever.
Continue reading Caligula : Looking forward doesn’t equal progress on its own. Understanding one’s situation is also an important step.
“Dare de mo kizutsuku koto wa aru. Da ga, kizutsuite iru koto ni kizukanai mono wa iyasarenai.” (誰でも傷つくことはある。だが、傷ついていることに気付かない者は癒やされない。)
Before we start on episode 5.
We are in a place called Mobius, it was created by μ and Aria for people they found online who were hurting to make them happy. Something happened and now there are Musicians that are forcing people who are “waking up” from this world to be re-brainwashed to keep the place a happy place.
We have a group of kids who have “woken up” for different reasons.
There has been 0 character development other then with Suzuna and kind of Mifue. Everything is extremely two dimensional and extremely confusing…
Continue reading Caligula : Everyone gets hurt. But those who don’t realise they’re hurting can’t be healed.
“Jibun no sonzai o mitomenai ningen wa, tanin kara mo sonkei sarenai.” (自分の存在を認めない人間は、他人からも尊敬されない。)
Will Ritsu actually listen to Shogo now he’s the one that went to find him?
Continue reading Caligula : People who do not respect themselves will not be respected by others!
“Naze, ikite iru no ka? jinsei ni tsuite tsukitsumete ike ba iku hodo, konran shite shimau.” (何故、生きているのか？人生について突き詰めて行けば行くほど、混乱してしまう。)
Again we try and figure out what the heck is going on with this anime…
Continue reading Caligula : Why do we live? The further we pursue the meaning of life, the more confused we become.
“Fuan, shōsō nado toitta make no kanjō wa tanin o makikondeiku.”(不安, 焦燥などといった負の感情は他人を巻き込んでいく。)
The first episode was interesting though I’m not too sure what was actually happening at any given point but it seems to be one worth sticking with so stick with it I shall.
Continue reading Caligula : Anxiety, Irritation, and Other Such Negative Emotions Spread to Others.