Hina's Anime Review
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Fairies. . . . .
In the land of magic, the Kingdom of Fiore, mages are everywhere. Mage is the primary job for people of Fiore and various "Mage Guilds" are built for them. One of the is the infamous Fairy Tail Guild.
Lucy Heartifilia has a dream of becoming a great mage, not only to be known but for making money too. She is a "Celestial Mage" who owns "Stellar Key" and is able to summon magical spirits. One day she met a peculiar guy pair while walking on a trader's town. She met Natsu, a strange young man that get sick with any type of transportation and a weird talking cat named Happy who happens to be Natsu's companion. After hearing Natsu's story behind his journey she left Natsu and went to city plaza where she heard about the famous "Salamander." Seeing that this Salamander person is fraud, she ignored him but when she heard that the false mage was from the Fairy Tail guild and the person invited here to join, she lost all her doubts and felt overjoyed which also led her to fall for Salamanders person's trap.
At a bout party of so-called Salamander-sama, Luch was shocked to learn that she was about to be transported to a distant land as slave. Unable to fight, she was surprised when Natsu fell from above. Having Lucy escape with Happy, Natsu was left alone in the boat facing horde of thugs. Lucy was worried that Natsu might not survived but she was amazed to see Natsu is a mage himself and he wreck the ship into pieces. Lucy learned from Natsu that the fraud Salamander was not a Fairy Tail mage, but a member of another guild. Hearing those made Natsu very angry and revealed himself as the real Salamander of the guild, Fairy Tail. With his fire magic, Natsu beat the fake mage and broke half of the city making him run to avoid getting caught as the one at fault. He dragged Lucy to join in her dream guild, Fairy Tail.
Fairy Tail became popular to Japan as a manga. It was created by Mashima Hiro, also known for Groove Adventure Rave (Rave Master). As a manga, it was serialized in the popular weekly shounen j
ump since august 2007 and is still ongoing. The anime was animated by A-1 Pictures Studio and Satelight Studio.
The story has a standard shounen plot with great character development and unusual style of drawing. It has a great mix of action, adventure, comedy and fantasy that will be loved by viewers of all ages.
Meet the characters
- Natsu is also knwon as Salamander because of his pink colored hair, scale-skin and fire magic. He is considered to be one of the strongest in Fairy Tail. Natsu uses a power ful magic style called Dragon Slayer which is considered "lost Magic" due to its destructive force. The disappearance of Igneel, the dragon who taught and raised him, led him to start his quest to become a Fairy Tail mage. Natsu likes to eat fire but refuses to eat his own flames for he believes it is cannibalism . He is not good in terms with gray, but is forced to act like good friends with Erza around.
Seiyuu: Tetsuya Kakihara
- Lucy is a 17 year old girl aspiring to be a member of the famous mage guild Fairy Tail guild. Lucy is a Celestial Mage which is key to unlock gates of the Ecliptic Zodiac in order to call Stellar Spirits. She is a member of the heartfilia family. One of the richest and most influential conglomerate families in the country of Flore. Due to an uncertain turn of events she was kidnapped and was boarded on a slave ship. But thanks to Natsu, a stranger who saved him. Natsu invited Lucy to join Fairy Tail and after becoming an official meber, she was forced to become Natsu partner thus the start of her adventure as a Fairy Tail mage.
Seiiyu: Aya Hirano
- Happy is a magical cat who can talk and has an ability to temporarily grow wings on his back. Happy can fly but can only carry one person at a time. Happy is also a member of the Fairy Tial and is only mode of transportation that Natsu doesnt get sick when riding. Happy servers as Natsu companion since he joined fairy tail.
Seiyuu: Tsundere Queen, Rie Kugimiya
- Erza is one of Fairy Tail's S-class mage. Erza is also known as the Discipline officer of the Fairy Tail. Her strength is unbelievable that Natsu always challenges her to prove that he is the strongest but Natsu is never able to win over Erza. Due to her armor fetish, her re-equip style of magic was made. Erza has the ability to freely change her armor and weapon thus making her a Walking Human Weapon and receiving the tile Titania Erza meaning the Queen of Fairies
Seiyuu: Sayaka Ohara
- Gray is an 18 yr old ice mage of the maker type. He practices Alchemy and is also a member of the Faity Tail. Gray and Natsu always get into friendly fights thus making a huge mess afterward. But when they put their heads together they are a great team. Gray also has a hobby of wearing on only little cloth or nothing at all, thus being accused as an Exhibitionist.
Seiyuu: Yuuchi Nakamura