Tag Archives: Big Order

Big Order: How Being Bland Ruins Anime

Big Order is an anime that, from the outset of Japan’s spring anime season, promised to be an experience, the type of show that is rarely ever produced in this day and age. Big Order appears to be a show so terrible, so inept in its storytelling, so earnestly rotten to its fundamental core that it can’t help but be entertaining in its own horrific way, a trainwreck of an anime to stand alongside similarly terrible classics, such as Tommy Wiseau’s The Room from the west. Unfortunately, that’s not quite what ended up happening, and this unfortunately results in a weird paradox when you realise that Big Order would be better if it was worse. And that it so clearly wants to be worse makes it all the more tragic.



Continue reading