Category Archives: Serial Experiments Lain

SEL Layer 13: Ego

Lain finally has things figured out now, but do you? Realizing that she has been the cause of all the turmoil, she makes the ultimate sacrifice. What does that mean about her in the end? Read the questions and the … Continue reading

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SEL Layer 12: Landscape

Lain thinks that she has figured everything out. We se her now interacting with her friends confidently. However, Arisu is quite troubled, and she manages to change Lain’s mind about the need for a body. Read the questions at http://www.amdmathews.com, … Continue reading

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SEL Layer 11: Infornography

In this episode, Lain immerses herself into the Wired. Even so, she seems unwilling to give in completely to Eiri’s ideas.  The montage performs more than one function. Not only does it serve as a recap, but it also highlights … Continue reading

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SEL Layer 10: Love

What’s love got to do with it? Apparently quite a bit in this episode. Lain will have a difficult time figuring out who to trust as so many characters are professing love for her. What do they mean by their admissions? … Continue reading

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SEL Layer 9: Protocol

Now that Lain has been testing her abilities, she has learned more about her world, and about her place in it. However, there are still things going on that cannot be easily explained. A lot of information is given in … Continue reading

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SEL Layer 5: Distortion

Lain’s sister Mika is having a hard time during this episode. What do you think is causing it? Is it Lain? What do you think the doll meant when she told Lain that there isn’t anything she doesn’t know? What … Continue reading

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SEL Layer 4: Religion

Lain has changed a lot in this episode. Just look at the state of her room! She seems to be more outgoing with her friends and is even talking to more people on the internet. It is common for people … Continue reading

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