Why Charlotte lacks the appeal that previous Key titles have; a Charlotte first impression

So Charlotte has aired yesterday, promising all the elements that we’ve come to expect from previous Key works; Maeda composing the music/writing the script, a likeable cast of characters, hit-or-miss drama and gorgeous animation quality (though it’s PA Works this time round instead of KyoAni). I set my expectations low enough, hoping for something not … More Why Charlotte lacks the appeal that previous Key titles have; a Charlotte first impression