It's totally understandable to be wary of the upcoming Mass Effect anime. The track record for these kind of adaptations is...spotty at best.

So it's awful nice of FUNimation to share this nine-minute clip, giving us an extended look at how the flick is shaping up.

It's...well, it's not as bad as I thought it was going to be.

Mass Effect: Paragon Lost is out on DVD (and Blu-Ray) on December 28.