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[Anime] '09 Preview of Fall Anime is the fall of anime.

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  • OlivawOlivaw good name, isn't it? peach treesRegistered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Maybe they're doing the redub for the 2.0 remake or whatever

    Or maybe the dudes there thought it would be funny if they did GitS, I don't know

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  • LeumasWhiteLeumasWhite Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Olivaw wrote: »
    Olivaw wrote: »
    Falx wrote: »
    Oh man, please don't let the Fairy Tail anime suck.

    Also railgun totally has a chick nicknamed railgun.

    She can
    Spoiler:

    I am now interested in this Railgun show

    If those things mentioned actually happen, that is

    they already happened actually, in the show that it is a side story to, To Aru Majutsu no Index

    Well I have neither watched nor heard of that show so I am interested in this one!

    Index was pretty good. Kinda heavy on the main character telling people off for being dumb, and Index herself ceased to matter after like four episodes.

    Looks like it's just gonna be Railgun and DtB, though. Nothing else appealing in that lineup.

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  • SynthesisSynthesis Honda Today! Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Olivaw wrote: »
    Maybe they're doing the redub for the 2.0 remake or whatever

    Or maybe the dudes there thought it would be funny if they did GitS, I don't know

    Well, seeing how only one voice in the main English cast has changed--that of the Major--that could be interesting.

    Orca wrote: »
    Synthesis wrote:
    Isn't "Your sarcasm makes me wet," the highest compliment an Abh can pay a human?

    Only if said Abh is a member of the nobility.
  • FalxFalx Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Olivaw wrote: »
    Olivaw wrote: »
    Falx wrote: »
    Oh man, please don't let the Fairy Tail anime suck.

    Also railgun totally has a chick nicknamed railgun.

    She can
    Spoiler:

    I am now interested in this Railgun show

    If those things mentioned actually happen, that is

    they already happened actually, in the show that it is a side story to, To Aru Majutsu no Index

    Well I have neither watched nor heard of that show so I am interested in this one!

    Index was pretty good. Kinda heavy on the main character telling people off for being dumb, and Index herself ceased to matter after like four episodes.

    Looks like it's just gonna be Railgun and DtB, though. Nothing else appealing in that lineup.

    A read of the Fairy Tail manga might just add a title to your list.

  • darksteeldarksteel Registered User
    edited July 2009
    Al Baron wrote: »
    So has anyone been watching Taishou Yakyuu Musume or more accurately, A Reague of Their Own?
    Spoiler:

    I'm watching it. It's pretty good. I'm learning more and more about baseball with every new episode.

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  • LeumasWhiteLeumasWhite Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Falx wrote: »
    Olivaw wrote: »
    Olivaw wrote: »
    Falx wrote: »
    Oh man, please don't let the Fairy Tail anime suck.

    Also railgun totally has a chick nicknamed railgun.

    She can
    Spoiler:

    I am now interested in this Railgun show

    If those things mentioned actually happen, that is

    they already happened actually, in the show that it is a side story to, To Aru Majutsu no Index

    Well I have neither watched nor heard of that show so I am interested in this one!

    Index was pretty good. Kinda heavy on the main character telling people off for being dumb, and Index herself ceased to matter after like four episodes.

    Looks like it's just gonna be Railgun and DtB, though. Nothing else appealing in that lineup.

    A read of the Fairy Tail manga might just add a title to your list.

    I dunno, sorta burned out on shonen right now. Working my way through the giant that is One Piece is probably all I can handle, though I might give it a shot.

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  • ZythonZython Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    I'm probably going to give Fairy Tail a shot. That is, unless they have a winged platypus that they insist is a cat or some bullshit like that.

    By the way, what's good this season besides the new higurashi?

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  • King RiptorKing Riptor Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Zython wrote: »
    I'm probably going to give Fairy Tail a shot. That is, unless they have a winged platypus that they insist is a cat or some bullshit like that.

    By the way, what's good this season besides the new higurashi?

    Well if you don't like Plue you might be unhapy with a cameo or two but otherwise there's no "Wacky Pet"

    Happy isn't a pet before any of you start.

  • PikaPuffPikaPuff Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Aww my fifty pages are up so quickly. They went by so fast. And my two terms are done, I won't make the next. And don'[t be an idiot and make a thread before this is locked XD.

    In other news, that stitch looks good, I should pick up the first season.

  • GodfatherGodfather Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Natsu is basically a watered-down Luffy with Fire Fist Ace abilities, sans the intangibility effects.

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  • ZythonZython Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Zython wrote: »
    I'm probably going to give Fairy Tail a shot. That is, unless they have a winged platypus that they insist is a cat or some bullshit like that.

    By the way, what's good this season besides the new higurashi?

    Well if you don't like Plue you might be unhapy with a cameo or two but otherwise there's no "Wacky Pet"

    Happy isn't a pet before any of you start.

    It's not that I hate Plue, I just hate how everyone insists he's a dog. If that's a dog, then it should've been put out of its misery long ago.

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  • FalxFalx Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    It's in Rave Master that everyone says he's a dog... so far in 143 chapters of Fairy Tail he's shown up in something other than cover art... maybe 3...4 times at most?

    Also, Canaan is awesome so far, Sora no Manimani is hilarious... and GA Art Design School could be if someone other than Ayako was subbing it since they take their damn time apparently.

  • HeatwaveHeatwave I heard you, Hot ShotRegistered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Ugh. Monthly limit is almost used up. Next two weeks are going to be a bitch. Damn you internet!

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    Maybe now's a good time to finally drop Valkyria Chronicles. I honestly have no idea why the fuck I've continued watching that shit anyway. It's so goddamn awful. Canaan is great though. So is Tokyo Magnitude. And what's this I hear about a second season of Queen's Blade? Fuck yeah!
    Spoiler:

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  • YamiNoSenshiYamiNoSenshi Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Oh god, Fall previews are up? I haven't even finished watching spring shows yet. I haven't even finished K-ON! And let alone starting on the summer stuff. And don't get me started on my video game backlog. I wonder if I should just quit my job...

    So we watched Tokyo Godfathers last night. Who's a good little life-affirming movie? You are! Yes, you! It was fun to watch and just twisty enough to keep me interested without descending into the standard "WTF is going on" zone. At the end my fiancee commented on how it was not like the other Satoshi Kon works we've seen. And then Tokyo Tower started dancing to the credits music.

    Damn it, it's fucking noon. I demand to know if Yami shit on a desk yet.
  • SlicerSlicer Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Man, next season sure has a decent amount of sequels (and a spinoff!)

    Can't say anything really jumps out at me from that promo pic but it's practically impossible to determine the winners and losers when it's quite some time away anyhow.
    Spectre wrote: »
    So am I supposed to update my animelist every time I watch an episode or read a chapter? Who does that?

    I don't do that for manga but for anime I find it pretty helpful since I can increase the episodes watched count by one with a single mouse click. Though I really only do this because at times I find it tough to remember the number of the last episode I watched, so it's an easy way to keep track.

  • Chrono HelixChrono Helix Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Sollah wrote: »
    Olivaw wrote: »
    No, she means, if you take the visual standards applied to japanese anime.
    And you translated the look of the american wolverine to this one, like you would translate a sentence.
    You would get that.

    That's what she meant.
    Trust me, I've seen her collection of pretty anime and manga. Read some of them. He's fugly.

    And this is exactly the problem with Japanimation

    No concept for an ugly hero

    That's kind of why I like Kaiji's and Akagi's style. It stands out because everyone is ugly. It's like the artist went more for style then trying to give something for everyone to swoon over.

    That or he likes drawing funny noses.

    You might like JoJo's Bizarre Adventure. Well, I wouldn't say everyone's ugly, but Araki certainly went for style.
    Falx wrote: »
    Olivaw wrote: »
    Falx wrote: »
    Oh man, please don't let the Fairy Tail anime suck.

    Also railgun totally has a chick nicknamed railgun.

    She can
    Spoiler:

    I am now interested in this Railgun show

    If those things mentioned actually happen, that is

    They should, the first happens in the very first chapter of the manga, even. It's basically Index without the exposition and the protagonist doesn't take time out to preach at his opponents.

    That's good. All he ever did was just punch his opponents till he knocked them out anyway. Delicious biri biri...

  • ZandraconZandracon Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Hey guys, Kara no Kyoukai (Oblivion Recorder) is out tomorrow.

  • vagrant_windsvagrant_winds is pumped-up. Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Wait. More Inu-Yasha? They're going to try to finish the manga's storyline? So... how close does this run with Dragonball for longest series ever?

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  • darksteeldarksteel Registered User
    edited July 2009
    Zandracon wrote: »
    Hey guys, Kara no Kyoukai (Oblivion Recorder) is out tomorrow.

    I've got four friends and a gallon of ice cream ready for it. Hopefully the subs come out this week.

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  • FalxFalx Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    They had it out in approx 24 hours last time... I have high hopes.

  • kdrudykdrudy Registered User
    edited July 2009
    Interesting, just a straight up Romance of the Three Kingdoms anime, I might have to check that out to see how it looks.

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  • vagrant_windsvagrant_winds is pumped-up. Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Caught back up with Saki ep17. How the fuck can mahjong be this awesome?
    Spoiler:

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  • redxredx Bow Down! Before the power of Santa!Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Yeah, it's kinda keen. I know it kinda weeboish, but I'm almost tempted to try to figure out some way to play it online.

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    By his jolly boots of doom.
  • FalxFalx Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    redx wrote: »
    Yeah, it's kinda keen. I know it kinda weeboish, but I'm almost tempted to try to figure out some way to play it online.
    Here's a pretty neat online Flash client in Japanese: http://tenhou.net/
    And here's some accompanying English documentation: http://arcturus.su/tenhou/

  • Dac VinDac Vin Reimu Hakurei sat in her shrine because she was on the internet. Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Saki 05
    Spoiler:

    ts;dr the pedo did not decrease and there was NO REASON for Taco's outfit to show the most skin WHYYYYYYYYY

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  • SynthesisSynthesis Honda Today! Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Hahaha...'Japanimation'.

    Orca wrote: »
    Synthesis wrote:
    Isn't "Your sarcasm makes me wet," the highest compliment an Abh can pay a human?

    Only if said Abh is a member of the nobility.
  • redxredx Bow Down! Before the power of Santa!Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Dac Vin wrote: »
    Saki 05
    Spoiler:

    ts;dr the pedo did not decrease and there was NO REASON for Taco's outfit to show the most skin WHYYYYYYYYY

    Yeah, it can be a bit much.



    Aoi Hana is turning out to be pretty good. Which isn't really all that surprising.

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    Before the power of Santa
    Or be crushed, be crushed
    By his jolly boots of doom.
  • SpectrumSpectrum Super High-School Level ??? Hope's Peak AcademyRegistered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Dac Vin wrote: »
    Saki 05
    Spoiler:

    ts;dr the pedo did not decrease and there was NO REASON for Taco's outfit to show the most skin WHYYYYYYYYY
    It's, like, the most inconsequential part Dac. It's only going to bother you if you were secretly focusing on it.

  • Dac VinDac Vin Reimu Hakurei sat in her shrine because she was on the internet. Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Well compared to the others, it shows. Don't try to put me along with pika, you freak!

    Fortunately, Saki 6 gives us what I needed, mahjong, rivals and the like. 7 looks like to be entirely focused on a single game but I'm not hoping.

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  • BehemothBehemoth Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Sollah wrote: »
    Olivaw wrote: »
    No, she means, if you take the visual standards applied to japanese anime.
    And you translated the look of the american wolverine to this one, like you would translate a sentence.
    You would get that.

    That's what she meant.
    Trust me, I've seen her collection of pretty anime and manga. Read some of them. He's fugly.

    And this is exactly the problem with Japanimation

    No concept for an ugly hero

    That's kind of why I like Kaiji's and Akagi's style. It stands out because everyone is ugly. It's like the artist went more for style then trying to give something for everyone to swoon over.

    That or he likes drawing funny noses.

    You might like JoJo's Bizarre Adventure. Well, I wouldn't say everyone's ugly, but Araki certainly went for style.

    I would say he draws everyone ugly. Or, at the very least, ugly by the usual anime standards.

    It's a shame Jojo never got a proper anime. There are so many great fights.

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  • Dac VinDac Vin Reimu Hakurei sat in her shrine because she was on the internet. Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Since we got a new thread coming in like, around 5 posts or so if mods are vigilant, anyone got something they'd like to see in the OP? So far I got the junk in the one Pika did, some text, and that's it really.

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  • SlicerSlicer Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Behemoth wrote: »
    Sollah wrote: »
    Olivaw wrote: »
    No, she means, if you take the visual standards applied to japanese anime.
    And you translated the look of the american wolverine to this one, like you would translate a sentence.
    You would get that.

    That's what she meant.
    Trust me, I've seen her collection of pretty anime and manga. Read some of them. He's fugly.

    And this is exactly the problem with Japanimation

    No concept for an ugly hero

    That's kind of why I like Kaiji's and Akagi's style. It stands out because everyone is ugly. It's like the artist went more for style then trying to give something for everyone to swoon over.

    That or he likes drawing funny noses.

    You might like JoJo's Bizarre Adventure. Well, I wouldn't say everyone's ugly, but Araki certainly went for style.

    I would say he draws everyone ugly. Or, at the very least, ugly by the usual anime standards.

    It's a shame Jojo never got a proper anime. There are so many great fights.

    It's also a shame that the Phantom Blood movie hasn't gotten a DVD release. I haven't found any concrete evidence on why, but I've heard rumors that Araki wasn't exactly impressed with the movie and that had something to do with it.

  • SpectrumSpectrum Super High-School Level ??? Hope's Peak AcademyRegistered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Dac Vin wrote: »
    Since we got a new thread coming in like, around 5 posts or so if mods are vigilant, anyone got something they'd like to see in the OP? So far I got the junk in the one Pika did, some text, and that's it really.
    Don't forget the anti-shrimp warning.

  • SlicerSlicer Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Spectrum wrote: »
    Dac Vin wrote: »
    Since we got a new thread coming in like, around 5 posts or so if mods are vigilant, anyone got something they'd like to see in the OP? So far I got the junk in the one Pika did, some text, and that's it really.
    Don't forget the anti-shrimp warning.

    I think that we've had enough threads that we don't need it by now, he obviously knows about it.


    I've been thinking of making a list of all the legal streaming sites for a new OP since that question is asked every once in awhile but I haven't quite gotten around to it. Perhaps the thread after the next thread!

  • Dac VinDac Vin Reimu Hakurei sat in her shrine because she was on the internet. Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Spectrum wrote: »
    Dac Vin wrote: »
    Since we got a new thread coming in like, around 5 posts or so if mods are vigilant, anyone got something they'd like to see in the OP? So far I got the junk in the one Pika did, some text, and that's it really.
    Don't forget the anti-shrimp warning.

    the warning is in.

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  • FalxFalx Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Also beware of Pikasplosions.

    And maybe a space kept open for any dvd specials or sales we might spot.

  • JragghenJragghen Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Bleh. Forum went down when I had it typed up before, but I'm lazy, so here's single-sentence summaries of your shonen spoilers:

    Naruto:
    Spoiler:

    Bleach:
    Spoiler:

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  • Dac VinDac Vin Reimu Hakurei sat in her shrine because she was on the internet. Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Well I think you saw a glimpse of what to come in my anime thread. :oops:

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  • ZandraconZandracon Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Dac Vin wrote: »
    Well I think you saw a glimpse of what to come in my anime thread. :oops:

    We are at 100 pages already.

  • Dac VinDac Vin Reimu Hakurei sat in her shrine because she was on the internet. Registered User regular
    edited July 2009
    Zandracon wrote: »
    Dac Vin wrote: »
    Well I think you saw a glimpse of what to come in my anime thread. :oops:

    We are at 100 pages already.

    The point where I go is when this thread get locked. Pretty sure there has been comments by the mods about it.

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