[Five] The Varying Shades of Sakura-sou

Sakura-sou holds an interesting title in my repertoire of watched anime: highest score deviation. Back in 2012, I watched Sakura-sou (otherwise known as “Sakura-sou no Pet na Kanojo” or “The Pet Girl of Sakura-sou”) as it aired and thoroughly enjoyed it. It was a show that really resonated with me as the year of its airing was my final year of high school. I was graduating and going into a career path that very similar to that of Sorata’s. His struggle to find something he could pour all his effort into reminded me of my own struggles early in high school. I found my love for programming through gaming and wanted very to create my own game someday, much like our main character. The rest of the enjoyment I found in Sakura-sou was probably through its drama and interesting characters… I think.

I’m not entirely sure at this point.

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