A goddess gives transformation powers to a middle school girl. People make friends and fall in love.
This reminded me a bit of Kamichu and Natsuiro Kiseki, with the same innocent, cutesy feel involving a girl who doesn’t know what to do with her newfound powers. Although it involves magic and gods, it’s more a slice of life story about the lives of some middle schoolers and those around them. And although it is slice of life, it’s not the boring type like Aria. There’s a continuous story and a reasonable amount of drama between characters you come to care about.
My favorite part was the relationship between the goddess and the main character’s brother. Both of them have their own oddities that complement each other nicely. E Minor thinks the brother is abusive, and while he does act like a jerk at times, I think calling him abusive is a bit of a stretch… although certainly the potential is there.
Also the show has a great sense of humor and Inari and the fox spirits are very cute.
- Storytelling – B – There were a few episodes that were weaker than the rest. The drama between the middle school girls in particular was kind of dumb… but hey, it’s drama between middle school girls. So it should be dumb.
- Voice – B – Cutesy fun charm.
- Characters – B – Some of Inari’s friends annoyed me. And Inari’s crush could have been used much better. But the core characters were great.
- Attention Grab – A – Always kept my interest.
- Production – C – Not the cleanest animation or the best voice acting. But that adds to the charm?
- Overall – B
Recommendations – Kamichu, Natsuiro Kiseki, Wagaya no Oinari-sama