Posted by psgels on 4 September 2012 with categories: Jinrui wa Suitai Shimashita

And here it is! The long-awaited first chapter of the story, showing the first mission that Watashi had to undertake. And interestingly it is a bit of a semi-sequel to the previous episode as well, keeping with the format of having two-episode arcs in this series. This episode’s purpose was to explain what went on last week, and on top of that it was really cute to see Watashi first laying contact with the fairies.

Like last week, this episode was meant to show a bit more about the Fairy civilization. The collective theme seems to be that when a lot of them are together, and they’re triggered somehow (often with candy), they rapidly recreate human history: building huge cities and advanced structures and technologies, only to collapse again afterwards. These two episodes show more than any other episodes so far that indeed: humanity has declined.

Now, the question is how on earth are the creators planning to end this? I mean, there are two episodes left, and that will likely be the climax for this series, but for some reason I see no build-up to an ending whatsoever. This episode of course was the first episode in the series so it was a bit hard to do that, but still. Are the creators just going to end with a random story like the others? In that case, they’re going to have to make these final episodes count. Make them memorable in a different way from these previous ten episodes.
Rating: 5.5/8 (Excellent)

6 Responses

  1. AidanAK47 says:

    My first question when I finished this episode was “Why wasn’t this the first episode?”

  2. Qwerty1 says:

    don’t know if there’s going to be a “climax”, and this isn’t likely even the “first” chapter of the story.

    going off the op we’re still going back further to watashi’s time in school prior to becoming a mediator.

    if there’s any “climax” at all it’ll either need to be linked to that time period or be a standalone bit fit in the final episode.

  3. NDenizen says:

    I’m expecting dinosaurs.

  4. wicked says:

    Chances are it ends that way it began, randomly

  5. Cytl says:

    This backwards episode order seems to work in the sense that character introduction or plot development aren’t that important; leaving us with just a big bunch of funny and crazy happenings.
    Too bad it just has 2 episodes left.

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    (Saturday, Apr 30. 2016 03:30 AM)
    @Aidan That’s the problem, as I’ve said, too much of Kickstarter is about churning out giant mounds of decent but undifferentiated products to be bought for pennies by people who don’t give a crap either way.
  • AidanAK47
    (Saturday, Apr 30. 2016 03:28 AM)
    On matter of Kickstarter I feel like Square is pulling an Inafune with FF15 with all these animes and movies before the games even out. They are trying to milk something that hasn’t even been established as good yet.
  • AidanAK47
    (Saturday, Apr 30. 2016 03:27 AM)
    Kickstarter is somewhat to blame for the uprising of just doing what was done before as nostalgia is the easiest method to net cash there. Otherwise it’s not so much a lack of creativity but rather putting out a safe cash grab with an established fanbase instead of a new IP.
  • AidanAK47
    (Saturday, Apr 30. 2016 03:23 AM)
    Speaking of which, Treasure. Where the fuck is that port of radiant slivergun and new game you promised for steam?
  • AidanAK47
    (Saturday, Apr 30. 2016 03:22 AM)
    I have no problems with the Japanese putting ports to steam of old games as it means I have a means to play what I normally couldn’t. Even if the port is shit, a modder usualy comes along and fixes it. Then again my laptop can even run a shitty port well. After all I finished Arkham knight on PC with just one crash and a few moments of slowdown while moving at high speed.
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    (Saturday, Apr 30. 2016 03:20 AM)
    Hell the last of us got a ps4 remaster only one year after it’s first release.
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    (Saturday, Apr 30. 2016 03:17 AM)
    @K-off, Diddn’t gears of war get remastered despite it not being that old. There are metric tons of remasters for the PS3. The Japanese aren’t the only ones doing it.
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    (Saturday, Apr 30. 2016 03:17 AM)
    A lot of mobile Tetris developers probably saw a 1% increase in their revenue during that debacle
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    (Saturday, Apr 30. 2016 03:16 AM)
    @Aidan: lol yeah the famous Tetris fumbles. Makes no sense man.
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    (Saturday, Apr 30. 2016 03:15 AM)
    @Bam, And they never seem to realize it. There were these indie developers who threw a hissy fit because nobody bought their game. But well a game were the primary objective is to clean up a apartment by walking around a clicking on stuff apparently was a “Masterpiece” to them.

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