Twelve Days of Anime 2013 – Keima comes to a realisation


Throughout the earlier chapters of Kami Nomi Keima merely went about his business, capturing various girls in order to extract the lost spirits that had lodged themselves in their hearts. He is a detached character simply going through the motions, choosing the lines that will have the greatest effect on these girls because it is his job. However, during the Goddesses Arc we see a Keima who slowly begins to realise the effect of his actions, and starts to understand that he is not playing a computer game and has hurt people he is very close too, despite his attempts to distance himself from the whole affair. It is his confession to Chihiro and subsequent harsh rejection when he realises she does not hold one of the goddesses that marks the turning point in Keima’s character. Read more of this post