Yuki Yuna is a Hero is a bait and switch anime. The anime attracts fans of the magical girl genre with its bright, colorful characters and art style. It then grabs your attention through slice-of-life feel-good moments. And right when it made you feel comfortable, the real theme of Yuki Yuna is a Hero starts unfolding. I don’t want to spoil the story, but it is kind of similar to Madoka Magica, but not entirely. It is unique in its own way. The anime basically tries to test the main character’s will and whether she is ready to be a hero even if there are unseen consequences.
Right from the first season, Yuki Yuna is a Hero characters were very well fleshed out and didn’t feel one-dimensional. The story of Yuki Yuna is a Hero can be summed up as a fantasy slice of anime with some drama and psychological landmines laid down for unsuspected viewers. The anime has good animation except for the CGI used for enemies, but it’s manageable considering it came from a studio with a low budget. It has awesome soundtracks and really good voice acting. Yuki Yuna is a Hero is a gem of anime that you should definitely watch.
If you are thinking of giving the Yuki Yuna is a Hero anime series a try, here’s a guide to help you watch it in the correct order.
Yuki Yuna is a Hero Watch Order:
1. Yuki Yuna is a Hero
Alternate Title: Yuuki Yuuna wa Yuusha de Aru
2. Yuki Yuna is a Hero: The Washio Sumi Chapter
Alternate Title: Yuuki Yuuna wa Yuusha de Aru: Washio Sumi no Shou
3. Yuki Yuna is a Hero: The Hero Chapter
Alternate Title: Yuuki Yuuna wa Yuusha de Aru: Yuusha no Shou
4. Yuki Yuna is a Hero: The Great Mankai Chapter
Alternate Title: Yuuki Yuuna wa Yuusha de Aru: Dai Mankai no Shou
Yuki Yuna is a Hero is a magical girl anime series. It is a part of a multimedia project called Takahiro IV Project, which includes games and light novels.
Synopsis: Yuuna Yuuki, a member of Hero Club, likes to help others and bring a smile to everyone’s face. It makes her feel like she is a hero. So when a strange phone app called upon help from the Hero Club to fight against mysterious Vertexes forces, she agreed to become a magical girl along with other members of the club. But is that simple to be a hero?