Amazing, surrealistic, everything I wanted - like Noir, minus the sex appeal, apparent humor, and mindnumbingly slow recaps. Subtract three stars if you watch anime, but don't want to have to -watch- anime, picking up and deciphering clues as you go along.
| MyAnimeList (user: AestheticOnion)
Unsettling, cryptic but overall insightful, Boogiepop Phantom is a horror that treats both the viewer and the genre with respect. It is a very mind-boggling show that never takes itself too lightly, and doesn't expect anything other than that in return. If you are willing to fully commit to it, you can expect to be heavily rewarded in the end by everything that this ".