Just Because! TV Anime Review
A very typical high school romance story, a cliche one, indeed. However, what makes Just Because! an enjoyable ride is its honesty. It’s very realistic, a romance that normal people like us could relate ourselves to.
Just Because! Synopsis
It is winter of their third year of high school, near the end of second semester, when students have very little time in high school left. Everyone is just waiting for graduation. Until Eita Izumi—their classmate in middle school who had moved far away—suddenly moves back home at a peculiar time.
|Just Because! Characters: Morikawa, Komiya, Natsume, Izumi, Soma
In addition, both the anime’s opening and ending theme song were amazing. The music really sounds soothing and charming.
|Izumi Ita & Natsume Mio
Soma and Morikawa represented the quite unusual kind of romance. Of course, it is not peculiar but they had been giving off this certain degree of maturity in their romance, especially Morikawa while Soma is playing the role of an interesting lively naive. Nonetheless, everyone may agree that this two really resembles a relationship that will eventually ended up in marriage in the future, are they?
|Haruto Sōma & Hazuki Morikawa
The biggest surprise is who won the photography contest and what their entry is. For me, it is the most heartfelt scene in the anime.
To conclude this review of Just Because! I could say that it definitely did its part of bringing a romantic story to the audience. It successfully leave a happy yet kind of nostalgic and achy feeling to everyone’s heart.
Last Updated on February 28, 2021 by Yu Alexius