So this is the first of my commentary reviews and because there were only two votes( thank you) and each one was for a different show I simply chose the longer of the two, the other anime will be next however. If you would like to watch the episode as well so you can see what I was commenting on you may follow this link. So with that aside here is my commentary for episode 1 of Fullmetal Alchemist.
0:05 – I like the opening music
1:19 – This is an intriguing opening scene, nicely done.
2:01 – Pretty intense.
2:38 – Oh man that’s freaky and pretty messed up.
5:00 – That’s a pretty cool fountain, who wouldn’t want a wine fountain… even though I couldn’t drink any of it yet.
5:36 – Man, that’s a religious town.
6:38 – I have a feeling Cornello is a scam or some sort of conman.
7:23 – That’s some sweet alchemy.
8:30 – Rose has some cool hair with the pink bangs, I think those are bangs at least.
8:46 – Edward seems like a bit of a hot head.
10:01 – Yep, he’s definitely a hothead.
General emotions for first half
10:33 – Cornello’s a big guy but he seems humble.
11:01 – poor Rose
11:36 – Cornello has a pretty nifty ring there., but where’s the circle?
13:28 – Uh oh, that can’t be good.
15:48 – well that seems a little drastic don’t you think.
17:30 – See, I knew he was a fake, well sort of a fake, he is an alchemist but he’s not a holy man.
19:50 – Things are getting intense.
21:58 – OK, that’s pretty cool.
22:21 – The closing music and scenes are pretty good too.
general emotions for second half
So the first episode was really good in my opinion, it got right into telling you how things work and who is who. I think it has left a lot of room to move and develop into a great anime and you should definitely check it out. Remember if you would like to see exactly what I was commenting on or just want to see the episode yourself you can follow the link at the top to watch it on a free site( http://www.animefreak.tv/ ).
Thank you and please don’t hesitate to leave your thoughts on how this first commentary review went and if you think an adjustment should be made.