Review/discussion about: Koutetsujou no Kabaneri

Koutetsujou no Kabaneri / Episode 4 / The main cast standing atop their train

Derailed

Koutetsujou no Kabaneri has, as you may know, a lot of trains.

I’ve always wanted to ride a train myself. Not a subway or one of those speedy bullet ones. A traditional train with coal that fuels the engine and an old-timey design that hearkens back to 1800’s America.

There’s just something about sitting alone, putting the window up, and taking in the countryside as it rolls on by. Maybe I’m drinking some cocoa from a teacup or clacking away on my laptop. Either way, I hope to someday cross this dream of mine off my bucket list.

Kabaneri is not quite as relaxing – and not nearly as wishful.

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