Aldnoah.Zero Episode 2 Notes – Past Ambitions Murder the Future

(Note: Episodic notes are still mostly to be found on the Episodics Notes’ page, but up to a couple every week will have their write-up appear on the main page, when I think they warrant it. For those who don’t know, I take the notes as I watch the episode, and merely re-order them afterwards.)

So, last episode ended with the Princess dying, but seeing as she’s on the key-art, I think it’s not the last we’ve heard of her. Plot-wise, it was the usual “Status quo? Not anymore!” with pride coming before the fall (literally!) as the Martial Moon Knights (hee hee) make Earthfall, and the kids with rubbish in their head will have to fight them, or try to live? Anyway, what really mattered last episode was the dream for the future, and the sins of the adults. Let’s see where we go from here.

Going to get more concentrated “paragraph” notes.

Screenshot Album.

Thoughts and Notes:

1) Subjugation Porn:

Aldnoah.Zero anime episode 2 notes - Superior Martian Mecha

1) Humanity’s plan is a sad one, but a realistic one – The Martian Moon Knights’ plan is “brutally simple”, to land and both decimate the opponents, and then use it as their beachhead. Humanity knows they can’t stop them, and that lives will be lost, so the plan at that point is to rob them of the ability to disembark. Caught on the ground? Sucks to be you.

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