Kiritsugu the Mahou Otoko

“If you only act on what you should do without heed for what you want to do, you’re nothing more than a machine, a phenomenon. It’s not how a human being should live.”

Love it or hate him, Gen Urobuchi has an evocative quality to his writing that’s as absorbing as it is devastating. His characters are presented in a way where one does not ponder on “What I would’ve done.” Instead, it asks us to understand why his characters make the choices they do.

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