After the killer first chapter "Mardock Scramble: First Compression", the second chapter of this anime trilogy slows down a little to develop this dystopian world. Still good, but different from the raw violence of the first movie. I cannot wait for the third and final chapter!
Based on a series of novels written by Tow Ukubata which was later adapted into a manga series, “Mardock Scramble: Second Combustion” is the second part of an intended OVA trilogy directed by Susumu Kudo. I was hooked with its first installment “Mardock Scramble: First Compression” and in my review I described it as a “Blade Runner-like” world whose lead character, Rune Balot resembles a Lisbeth Salander mixed in with a “Nikita” attitude … more