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>>17717528
why does your mom dress up like that at her age? isnt she embarrassed?
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>ITT: Ryusei dumps his whole fap folder

can't go wrong with with some Nobell thighs tho
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>>17720806

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>No whiny autistic kids
>No magical newtype bullshit
>No UNDERSTANDING asspull feelgood ending
>No superhero gendums, just basic grunt level suits
>mature, adult protagonists with realistic goals and motivations
>more believable combat and action
>Late UC setting that doesn't retcon or interfere with other stories
>Actually advances the UC timeline forward
>No Zeon remnant wankery
>Great MS designs
>Good soundtrack
>Charming main character
>Hot love interest
>Coherent science-based story


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>>17720336
it'll be p-bandai
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>>17720336
never ever.
kill yourself.
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>>17720400
if he kills himself then he guarantees he won't get it.
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>>17717626
Those generally apply to thunderbolt as well. It's just an issue of animation, execution, budget and performance, all of which g-saviour failed at.

It failed so hard that it became an iconic meme that people unironically keep alive because the concept and designs could still be salvaged in the right animation studio's blistered hands. That's pretty much what everyone's waiting for. We all just want a G-saviour reboot anime that saves the title and validates it's existence.
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>>17721344
>budget
isn't that ultimately bandai's fault? g-saviour didn't fail gundam/bandai, bandai failed g-saviour. it's not zaido level bad (took the licensing money and just declared it an AU before it even aired) but still careless.

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>uses literal child soldiers
"zeon bad"

Feddiefascists will actually defend this bullshit.

Sieg Zeon.
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>people still reply to black knight
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>>17712558
They're the UC equivalent of Holocaust deniers,which is ironic,because I actually deny the Holocaust IRL,but it actually didn't happen,unlike the colony drop.
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>>17719556
>What's with the size on that GM?
normal size, it's a camera trick.
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>>17719843
Holocaust deniers consider circumstantial evidence and the lack of a smoking gun.

Zeekfags ignore the ginormous country-sized crater everyone can literally see from space.
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>>17708658
Someone post the page with the colonies.

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She did nothing wrong edition
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>>17721269
PG-13 rating wouldn't be able to encapsulate the raw brutality when Unit-01 goes Berserk, with a streaming service that does largely TV-MA shows that would be beautiful to see.
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My first love and kinds decided my preference for women for life.
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>>17721123
Ha, gay.
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I always like Asuka the most. I think it's that she actually tries to fight past all the suck, even if it's mostly to maintain her ego and superior facade. All the other main characters just seemed to have this passivity to everything, just gloomily slogging through. Her being utterly broken had more impact than anything in Shinji's whole story.
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>>17721278
>Gendo finds a boy in a city ravaged by Second Impact and adopts him, manipulating the young lad to be the pilot for EVA 01 after his own say (Who may or may not have been Shinji) was killed piloting it in a confrontation with Adam.

Boom, Whitewashing issue sold. Its also something Gendo would do.

Love me some Mortar Headd, but Gothicmade is pretty sweet too.
Kinda wish there were more designers trying new type of mechas instead of following formula and slapping a stylish skin (not that I dislike those).

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Anyone remember this piece of shit? I remember seeing it on toonami many moons ago.
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>>17720284
If you wanted to have an actual debate about this show then I'd be all ears, but all you've said is "But at least it's better than (Unrelated show)" while asserting that as some sort of undisputed fact. You've yet to explain why you believe Pilot Candidate would be considered "meh", or give reasons as to why the shows you've listed before are bad. Since you're not explaining yourself I see no reason to give a response other than a simple "No".
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I like the fact that she was made a literal catgirl due to some critical accident that required she get cat ears to regain hearing, or something. And everyone else just fucking accepts it.
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>>17720014
The blue one is barely even trying to hide that it's just Layzner with tits
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>>17719744
I remember it, and I keep being reminded of it because Macross Frontier and Knights of Sidonia are very similar to this series. It's quite an interesting prototype in the sense that it's what they might've looked like if they were made in the 2001s.
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>>17720124
>the stupid mangaka herself ended up with major writer's block and never finished the series.
No, she never finishes anything. She just somehow gets serialized and has good sales numbers for her manga. Her biggest hit is DNAngel and even that's not a complete story 13 years after it started.

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Next stream is Wednesday 8 PM Japan time

Previous stream translations: https://www.frontlinejp.net/2019/06/26/shin-sakura-wars-new-information-released-june-2019/
https://www.frontlinejp.net/2019/07/25/shin-sakura-wars-new-information-released-july-2019-release-date-announced/

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>>17720691
i thought they were British police hats
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>>17719870
Arthur the secret asshole and Lancelot the moron.
I'm guessing these will be minor antagonists who later become more significant villains or maybe the big bads hiding in plain sight.
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game seems to be in top preorders in japan at the moment
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>>17719870
nice
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How many Sugita mechanics are there? He was in Seed Destiny and Muvluv TE as mechanics too.

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Is Honkai Impact /m/?
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>>17720957
It's very generous with gacha and has a way more complex combat system than most action mobile games, but I still never really cared for it after playing it. The combat seems very shallow to me and getting OP gear super early makes the game a cakewalk for a while. It never felt like I was going into levels with a plan or a strategy about how to fight the enemies, instead it was just an unga bunga fest for me. Never really got invested in the characters or the world they're in either, and since I'm not a yurifag most of the cast being lesbian does nothing for me. I'm happy we have mobile games like this now, but it just never really clicked with me.
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>>17720990
The most fun way to play is by relying on parries to start your offense. It's possible to face mash every enemy and chug potions until you win, but it's much more satisfying to time a perfect evade and then dump supers during the time slow.
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>>17721085
The parry system is great, but I usually forget it exists because face mashing everything is so effective. I have to actively force myself to use it and the only thing I get from it is the satisfaction of wiping the screen of enemies.
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>>17720894
>senseless unga bunga waifu game

Get that shit back to vg
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>>17721246
In this case, the correct board would be /u/, since that's where the general is.

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I just finished the manga and thought it was pretty rad, but I'm scared of 98 episodes and the 27 other iterations in this franchise.

Where should I go from here?
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>>17720141
>Is the story in the original anime the most classic lauded version of it?
There are manga elements that never showed up in the original TV series, and others that were changed (such as how Juzo Kabuto looks).
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>>17720141
>Is the story in the original anime the most classic lauded version of it? Will I need to know how that one goes to appreciate the new anime?

Unlike something like Getter, the Mazinger anime wasn't really that intrinsically different from the manga. The script is completely different, but all the main plot beats are still there (only with tons of extra monster of the week and then some arcs in the 2nd half of the series). You also get actual introductions stuff like the Boss Borot.

The biggest influence the anime carries over to future works that you wouldn't get from reading the manga aside from various anime-only mecha beasts is Sayaka and Kouji fighting rather constantly, unlike in the original manga.

Shin Mazinger completely ignores anything from the Toei anime though.
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>>17719799
Shut up spic
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>>17720958
>spic
But I don't like Mazinger.
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>>17718891
Go and watch it you coward.

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What exactly is going on here?
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MGS2 and Zeta are probably both lifting the dick grab from some common source, like some WWII movie or something
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>>17716766
You're supposed to have a huge murderboner when heading into battle
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>>17716766
Penis Inspection Day
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>>17716766
Yazan's mad that this faggot's a premature ejaculator. He blew his load before shooting down even a single anti-earth terrorist. What a fag.

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>>17720696
Tomino doesn't need to prove nothing.
with Gundam 0079 , Zeta , CCA and Turn A is enough to prove that he made good mecha related series
Xabungle proves that he can do comedy
Dunbine proves that he can do fantasy mecha

so at this point doesn't need to prove nothing.
did he make shitty series? yes , but at this time of his life G-reco is more a whim than anything else.
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>>17720991
>zeta
>good
nice one pal
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>>17720945
G-Reco suffered from having really ADHD pacing, so the idea was to fix it by stretching it out
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It doesn't even matter because greco is irrelevant.
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>>17720991
>Zeta, CCA and dunbine
All shit, 0079 is fine but narrative-wise it's nothing special and the ending is just a mess that had to be rewritten for the 3rd movie
>xabungle
terrible comedy from him as per usual


Turn A is really his only good show I've seen and the only one where his directorial style isn't absolute ass.

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>>17720960
how?
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Tanoshii crossover
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>>17721051
SRW YF(Your fucked)

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Why haven't you watched the TV series?
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>>17711476
Work has been keeping me preoccupied. I have the series, but I have to be careful I don't burn myself out by watching too many episodes of any show in one sitting, or I will never get back to it.
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>>17719452
It's also quite episodic, not the kind of series you binge watch.
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>>17720305
I binge watch it.
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>>17717343
he's a hot head that needs a slap.
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>>17713418
Also Brazil

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Be honest, have you read it?
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>>17720572
I'm sorry lad but she burned up in the atmosphere and no one was smart enough to put a backup in the core fighter.
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u cant handle this much thiccc
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somebody hook me up please
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>>17712587
Would make it easier to show "her" growth at least, since you could age her up as her AI advances and change her outfit as she transitions from child to mother figure to fucking valkyrie warrior
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>>17708959
I'm waiting for the anime

Why do the fans seem to be in the same wavelength.

Admit it /m/, Symphogear is a godsend for you autists
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>>17712332
>Megumi had a cool beam sword but faggot ass Hana refused to have one because "it's not the Precure she wants to be"
Fucking loser
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>>17704315
>Symphogear doesn't have interesting villians

It honestly does, but it rather consistenly waits for the last two episodes of the season to make all the dots connect.
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>>17718365
>i don't want girls in frilly dresses that "totally is power armor you guys" by pure technicality.

Symphogear is a skin-tight polymer undersuit bolstered with literal metal armor plating, where later seasons explicitly show during transformation sequences all the moving mechanical parts.

The armor has fucking hidden compartments for some of the weaponry and in other occasions folds out or otherwise transforms to become attached weaponry like cannons or missile launchers.

Symphogear is a show where it really *is* powered armor.


The show itself also doesn't attempt to hide its power-level and heritage either. Mecha-homages a plenty:

One of the characters literally expies Heavy Arms Custom, Gundam DX, Turn A Gundam and Freedom's Meteor in just season 1; adding more in later seasons.

The finale of season 2 did GaoGaiGar's Hell & Heaven and the finale of season 3 did Shin Mazinger's Big Bang Punch.

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>>17720836
I never said that it wasn't power armor, and like i previously stated my problem doesn't lie in technicalities laid out in supplementary materials or side dialogue.
Let me say it like this.
When i see "generic power armor/giant robot" swinging around a heavy weapon or casually ripping through something it works because there is an element of bulk and weight to the design, or one can tell that the limb performing the action is through and through a powerful machine.
but this broad design philosophy is almost always in conflict with the goals of mahou shoujou and mecha musume, where the appeal is more on the expressiveness of the character and their attractiveness. This results in the armor often having to be skin tight or exposing all the time.

Chris bounce still does things for me though
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>>17721235
Well. The problem here is your post implied you think Symphogear to be in looks some kind of Precure knock-off where the outfits are only mechanical "because the show says so", which isn't the case
You're free to dislike it, but you could've worded said dislike a little better


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