|In the country of Gazth-Sonika, civil war rages. Madlax, the main character is a mercenary with supernatural skill. She lost her past memory and can only remember a small piece about her father in the middle of war.
In the seemingly peaceful country of Nafrece, Margaret Burton lives a tranquil life. Both her parents were died in an accident long ago. Margaret strangely survived the accident, but she also lost her memory. Currently, Margaret lives with Eleanor, a very loyal maid of Burton family.
As separate as their lives may seem, the two are connected by ties of mystery, and by a holy book called “the secondary” that is also sought by the shadowy organization, Anfan. As Margaret and Madlax follow the path of their destiny, they come ever closer to uncovering the truth – with no guarantee that it is a truth they can bear to learn.
Vanessa Rene, a smart young woman searching for the truth behind her parents dead in Gazth-Sonika. She works in a company which has strong connection with Gazth-Sonika for her investigation. Vanessa lives beside Margaret’s house and became her tutor several years ago.
One day, Vanessa found a clue about the truth behind civil war in Gazth-Sonika. She become the connector between Madlax and Margaret.
This is a great story about war, humanity, friendship, and loyalty. Recommended for age 17+ (many violent scenes).
My rating : ★★★★☆
• Japanese Official Site
• JVC Madlax Site
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