Maximilian Rønseth’s review published on Letterboxd:
Watching this under the influence is probably the smartest thing I've ever done. I was gonna calculate the amount of moles of ethanol I've ingested, but who the hell cares.
If Miyazaki is Japanese animation's most magical director...
And takahata is the most emotional...
And Shinkai is the most visual...
Then Yuasa is the most intelligent.
How he manages to produce such a story out of two boys who play fucking table tennis is beyond me...