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RDG: Red Data Girl (P.A. Works) – Genre: Fantasy

I like a good serious anime that dabbles in the supernatural. I don’t mean that it has to be a series with a lot of action and people using supernatural powers to fight each other, but I also like a show that takes this kind of stuff seriously. Japan has a rich mythology that spans centuries, and even today there are superstitions that survive in modern Japan. RDG: Red Data Girl is a series that blends a modern Japanese society with the supernatural mythology of old folktales. It’s no Monogatari, but it’s still a finely constructed series nonetheless.

RDG stars Izumiko Suzuhara, a young teenage girl who is raised in the mountains with the local monks. A very quiet and shy girl who grew up in a sheltered lifestyle, she has the mysterious power to destroy any electronic device she touches…

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