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Old 2021-10-15, 22:58   Link #21
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If heroines from other series were as straightforward as Rit there would no many harems left lol
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Old 2021-10-16, 01:27   Link #22
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If heroines from other series were as straightforward as Rit there would no many harems left lol
well or more of it if all girls from other anime were too and ok with it
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Old 2021-10-16, 02:06   Link #23
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If heroines from other series were as straightforward as Rit there would no many harems left lol
They pretty much are though. Ritt is pretty textbook tsundere no matter how you cut it. it's just we didn't get to see years of her tsun and started on here dere phase. Who knows maybe Gid left behind whole harem of thirsty girls too (well it's probably not that kind story, but If he doesn't have harem it has nothing to do with Ritz "honesty" )
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Old 2021-10-16, 09:33   Link #24
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A post-tsundere Main Heroine trying to move on from her Dark History by being as open and honest with her feelings as she can .
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Old 2021-10-16, 09:37   Link #25
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I hope they won't do the flashback stuff too much; I'm not interested in who he was then, I'm interested in who he is now, and how he'll live his life. Not that learning about his past efforts is a bad thing, I just hope its not a trend of him reliving his past through prior acquaintance on every episode.

I would usually think a former Hero's companion doing nothing in the countryside would be boring, but then I think of chars such as Belgrieve in Boukensha ni Naritai to Miyako ni Deteitta Musume ga S Rank ni Natteta(My Daughter Grew Up to "Rank S" Adventurer) and Dariel in Kaiko sareta Ankoku Heishi (30-dai) no Slow na Second Life and just find it extremely enjoyable that they were once really good at what they used to do and how they apply that knowledge in a simpler, everyday life. Hopefully it'll be the last extensive flashback for a while, now that the heroine has been introduced.

In other regards, we get a glimpse of the Hero after Red split up from them. Kinda ironic they'd get an assassin character, considering the story in this season's Sekai Saikou no Ansatsusha. She hasn't shown any of the usual signs of brother withdrawal, however, I get the impression that the other two members(fighter and paladin) feel... less boisterous than in the flashback. Then again, they prob don't have a cook, considering Red did all the cooking, so maybe they mad that they have to eat sucky food now . At the very least, it feels like they have a bit of disdain toward Ares. Wonder if they actually "know" what happened?
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Old 2021-10-16, 09:51   Link #26
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In other regards, we get a glimpse of the Hero after Red split up from them. Kinda ironic they'd get an assassin character, considering the story in this season's Sekai Saikou no Ansatsusha. She hasn't shown any of the usual signs of brother withdrawal, however, I get the impression that the other two members(fighter and paladin) feel... less boisterous than in the flashback. Then again, they prob don't have a cook, considering Red did all the cooking, so maybe they mad that they have to eat sucky food now . At the very least, it feels like they have a bit of disdain toward Ares. Wonder if they actually "know" what happened?
At the very least Ares' claims for what happened to Gideon might not hold up water, or at the very least they're not happy he just left without telling anyone but Ares...which is suspicious in and of itself.
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Old Yesterday, 10:00   Link #27
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Red, ever the gentleman, lets Rit take his bed...and he gets a gander at her in form-fitting PJ's that also delightfully show off even more of her ample cleavage. The perks of basically shacking up with a cute girl .

Rit's really put thorough thought into this to put her in a position where she's helpful to Red and not a liability that he needs to be concerned about, so she can secure her spot with him in his shop .

Rit couldn't make her feelings any less obvious. She's so happy and cheerful with Red, she grabs his arm and holds it close, she's constantly talking about how much she wants to be with him and wants to be of use with him, casually flirts with him as to whether he wants to be with her forever, and called him a wimp for not going for the double bed. I mean, they're basically shacking up, it couldn't be more clear than that .

I thought this was a wholesome fantasy romance show, but the nature of Blessings makes it seem more complicated. Like the idea that you have this completely randomized Blessing that you need to level up by fighting and killing others, complete with little kids cheerily walking by with weapons in their hands and blood (?) on their faces, seems kind of messed up. And then we saw that a normal kid suddenly becomes super aggressive and starts beating up others just because his Blessing turns him into a bar brawler .

Red's negotiation tactics don't work out as well as he'd hoped, but luckily Rit seems used to economic politics and knows sometimes you have to flex your popularity to go above the person who rejected you, and she helps Rit get approval for his medicine .

Red knows how to cook, the medicine isn't as palatable to people normally...why not make it into cookies that would be more appealing to people? And with Rit as their salesgirl, it's a recipe for success .

Oh wow, Red's so happy he lifts Rit and twirls her around. These two are super adorable together .

We visit the Hero's Party again and...things are not going well. Ares in his smug, condescending, way is nowhere near as good at the kind of stuff Gideo specialized in within the party, and they all think he dropped the ball banishing Gideon. Danan makes it his mission to find Gideon, and Ruti tasks him with it, and it seems like the party are kind of afraid of her .

Also, that elf girl we've seen with the party before? Yaranda? Well, not only is she a looker, but she actually socked Ares in the face when she found out what happened with Gideon and left, assuming he had something to do with it (maybe even to the point of murdering Gideon). I love this girl already .
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Old Yesterday, 12:33   Link #28
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I would expect in Europesque fantasy they would read from left-to-right, but it seems to other way around.
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Old Yesterday, 12:48   Link #29
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I kind of love that the shop owner was cold to Red not (simply) because he favored the cute Rit, but because Red spent 30 minutes haggling over a cheap bed the last time he was there. I can't blame the guy there. I'd be annoyed to see Red again as well. "Oh great, this guy again. Here goes another 30 minutes of my life that I'm not getting back." Also Red...just give in and buy the double bed. It's going to happen eventually. Might as well just get it out of the way now.

Talk about a world geared for battle. The only way to improve your blessing is through battle and violence...Certainly leaves those with more peaceful blessings in a tight spot. All the more so since they've got to commit violence to better live a life where they aren't going to be violent normally.

Episode definitely hit home the issues with blessings. That Ademi kid seemed like a jerk, but part of it undoubtedly was the blessing itself. He probably wouldn't have ended up like a cheap bully if not for that. Of course there's still willpower. But kind of a tough spot when you are given a blessing called "bar brawler" . Some blessings require overcoming the problematic aspects.

In this week's episode of "Ares sucks at everything" we have his handling of negotiations with the sand dwellers. I'm sure they loved talking with a guy clearly looking down on them. Red isn't a god at negotiations either. But I suspect he would have done a heck of a lot better. Ares is kind of amazing. You can't tell if the guy is intentionally sabotaging Ruti's party or if he's just an idiot who is completely too full of himself.

I did like the hero party stuff. Ruti's party is certainly lacking in cohesion and sensible people, but she does have a couple good natured members around. I am glad to see that most did respect Red and understood his value to the party. Seemingly more than the man himself did. I'm sure Ruti is a good person at her core, but she doesn't communicate it very well. Even giving her own party members chills when they interact with her. Which probably does leave her feeling even more isolated now that her brother isn't there. Glad at least one member will be out searching for him.

Although I don't know how they'll handle this. Clearly from the title Red isn't going back to the party. But can he say something or offer some advice to at least help? At least talk to his sister a little?
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Old Yesterday, 23:49   Link #30
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Things got real dark there for a minute. Since "All living things" are gifted with blessings? Does it include animals? Plants? If so the violence doesn't have to be against other humans . Or is it just just humanoids and demons? Even so the war against demons and monsters is plenty of opportunity to lvl up while avoiding at least violence against your own race/species. Is it cruel that their god wants them all in never ending conflict? He it part of their design to want to level up? One can avoid conflict by not developing the blessing. What is the church's position on people not working on their blessings? Are the infidels?


Also if Ares wasn't planning to assassinate Gideon. Now he'll more likely to do so.
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Old Today, 02:57   Link #31
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Yeah, blessings don't sound quite so great now with more details like this. That scene with the kids is chilling. Although funny that there's actually a literal bar brawler blessing, compared to the normal fantasy classes (mage, warrior, even assassin). Good thing for Al that Red has issues with his own blessing, since that kind of talk would be considered blasphemous in public.

Of course its pretty obvious why Gideon felt like deadweight in the party, but ironically while he gave Al good advice, he still underestimates his own value. It doesn't help that the rest of the Hero's party had very powerful blessings, the problem is that none of them (including Gideon) understood just how much support he gave them until he's gone. And none of the rest are really suited to handling mundane stuff like that. Yay for Ares getting slugged.

Though considering how good Red's current life is, it feels like he got the better end of the deal in leaving the party. He and Rit are so cute together, and Rit's reputation sure helps move things along for his business. Just their flirting is pretty entertaining.
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Waitaminute, you have to kill others to level up your blessing? So the setting of this anime is basically Kamen Rider Ryuki but every single person in this world is Kamen Rider who need to kill others?

Considering such situation, this corner of the world that Red & Rit live in looks so peaceful. I wonder what kind of laws that this world has to regulate people & prevent the chaos that's resulted from the killings.
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Old Today, 10:32   Link #33
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I am pretty sure it doesn't need to be humans (but it's still option) In this very episode Gid mentioned he helped someone level up their blessing after all and It's unlikely he would go on manhunt just for that. It as game where you get skill points from leveling and then you can invest it into cooking or something
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