Archive for the ‘Haibane-Renmei’ Category

Haibane-Renmei: Episode 9 Commentary

Saturday, December 27th, 2008

By now all my early theories of the reason behind the haibane and the halos have been forgotten on my part, and this episode cements that.


Haibane-Renmei: Episode 8 Commentary

Saturday, December 20th, 2008

Rakka’s depression stems from believing Kuu will be forgotten, and that the haibane have no meaning beyond to exist after they are born and before they leave. The missing piece here is seeing the impact Kuu has had on her. The lessons and memories Kuu left with her.


Haibane-Renmei: Episode 7 Commentary

Saturday, December 13th, 2008

Things are piecing together slowly. The pieces to Reki’s past have mostly come together, although there’s still mystery behind Hyohko’s part in Reki’s running away.


Haibane-Renmei: Episode 6 Commentary

Saturday, December 6th, 2008

There’s a graveyard on the way to the council’s temple. Is this a graveyard for humans, or for haibane who never left?


Haibane-Renmei: Episode 5 Commentary

Sunday, November 30th, 2008

Rakka has reached a point where she is both curious about what lies outside the town walls and where she is content with the life before her in Old Home and in town. Sumika is an example of finding joy, and ones life, ones future, within the walled community.