Song: Memoria | Artist: Aoi Eir | Show: Fate/Zero

I feel like it was only a matter of time before I did something related to the Fate/franchise. Fate/Zero is to this day my favorite anime overall, between the great cast, amazing fight scenes, beautiful animation, intriguing dialogue- Well, you get the idea. If you want a more in depth review, Grex just did a video review of Fate/Zero that sums up my feelings on the matter very nicely.

So why this ending in particular? Well originally I was planning to do the first opening... But then I remembered this gem and honestly I like it better. I feel like Aoi Eir’s vocals really capture the tragic nature of many of the heroes’ plights and histories. The show itself usually references the history of the heroes quite a bit, but they rarely give full flashbacks and actually show us what happened and who they were. This ending gave us a really interesting look into these heroes and why the act the way they do. They even help to clear up who everyone is and gives us a reminder of it every episode when the rest of the episode was crammed with a million other things you have to remember. Amid a sea of mediocre endings, this one jumped out at me.


I’ll watch just about anything and try just about everything, but ask me to write an anime article....?

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Yeah I’ll give it a shot.