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Anime ~ April 2017 by 4Drumpf - Sat, 01 Apr 2017 07:55:33 EST ID:98i5hoEw No.381023 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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What anime are you looking forward to this season?
Rupert Grint - Sat, 01 Apr 2017 12:26:15 EST ID:0LHDcGgb No.381034 Ignore Report Quick Reply
AoT Season 2
Berserk Season 2
Baruto (Probably only gonna watch a few episodes for shits an giggles)
Shingeki no Bahamut: Virgin Soul
Genophyte - Sun, 02 Apr 2017 01:20:37 EST ID:AsUxxCsJ No.381088 Ignore Report Quick Reply
That blame! Count down is infuriating . I need to see it now.
Peter Jackson - Sun, 02 Apr 2017 01:55:31 EST ID:IkcmRdpL No.381091 Ignore Report Quick Reply
That one about the cute schoolgirls doing cute things.
Sala Baker - Sun, 02 Apr 2017 06:27:47 EST ID:VbrN20LI No.381108 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Probably this >>381091 and attack on Titan.
Mae Whitman - Sun, 02 Apr 2017 18:48:59 EST ID:VR0FAcqG No.381143 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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I figured it would look better than the first season after all this time they've taken and the technical improvements we saw in kabaneri (it might not have been good but there was obvious care and effort put into it visually). it doesn't look bad, just roughly as good as the first season.

except cgi colossal titan anyways, that thing looks kind of bad. not berserk 16-17 bad of course, but disappointing compared to what he looked like in the first season. when they used cgi before it was just for faraway shots of people on horses, which looked bad up close but they usually never were. the colossal is kind of a centerpiece to the show so I hope they only use the cg model for a few overly complicated scenes and he's traditionally animated when the scene focuses on him.

I'm expecting a decent adaption overall though. can't wait to see the utgard arc in motion.
4Drumpf - Mon, 03 Apr 2017 07:04:53 EST ID:NUPmngx0 No.381170 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Kobayashi-san chi no Meido Dragon to end soon....
4Drumpf - Thu, 06 Apr 2017 19:12:00 EST ID:LylGEFCT No.381329 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Going to see SacrJo's GitS blind; please be good.
Eddard Stark - Sat, 08 Apr 2017 03:18:54 EST ID:mD0Snsou No.381376 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>Berserk 2017 episodes 1 and 2
I knew they would fuck up the hill of swords fight but they really fucked it up wow. The rest wasn't any better, though the cgi (not the animation or camera work) seems to have improved slightly, might just be my imagination though. seems it's the mostly same predictably bad trainwreck it was last year. camera angles, sound effects, soundtrack, motion, acting, pacing, cut/rushed/altered material, it's all still shit. you also can really tell they're cramming almost entire volumes into episodes with no forethought.

the intro was the only part with a small amount of effort put in, it was at the level of a later naruto or dragon ball super episode, instead of a bargain vhs chinese knockoff of the donkey kong country cgi cartoon like usual.
Orel Puppington - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 01:18:13 EST ID:D49R+HT+ No.381414 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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20 years of Medabots!
Morena Baccarin - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 01:44:32 EST ID:ePw6/ZuO No.381420 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>it's the mostly same predictably bad trainwreck it was last year. camera angles, sound effects, soundtrack

I've heard a few people defend this shitshow's soundtrack. I have to wonder if these people are actually retarded or not. Not that the songs in themselves are outright terrible or anything, but goddamn they just make bad scenes (pretty much every scene) that much worse because they're just not used well, ever. That's one of the most important (if not the most important) things to do with a soundtrack. They may be fine songs in their own right but in this show they're only serving to add to how utterly cheap it feels.

We were all hoping 2017 Berserk would bring improvement. Hopefully now we're all just waiting for it to die a quick death. I fucking love Berserk and would love to see it represented and adapted more than it has been, but it just doesn't deserve this.
Tyler Durden - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 02:38:53 EST ID:PgRsuC29 No.381427 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Tom Reagan - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 13:49:50 EST ID:0LHDcGgb No.381440 Ignore Report Quick Reply

I'm still enjoying it although I never got into the manga so it's probably easier for me to overlook things. The CGI during fights is iffy but I'm more used to it than I was at the start.
Jewel Staite - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 16:10:37 EST ID:8x6D1EFY No.381450 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>never got into the manga
read it and you will see why people dislike this show. Seriously, you're doing yourself a disservice by experiencing it that way. the comic even captures motion better than the show does, and fucking up motion itself is probably the worst sin an animation can commit.


these are the dark horse scans, don't fuck with the fan translations they're pretty bad.
Tyler Durden - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 17:41:47 EST ID:PgRsuC29 No.381452 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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You're doing everyone a disservice by being "that guy".

I just read through the the same chapters that covered the first episode of this current season and the fucking dialogue is verbatim the same thing. Hell even the pacing is the same. Does that mean you're main complaint and the thing that people like you won't shut up about is the difference in the art? WOW You mean a manga and an anime can look different!? SHOCKING!

If I hadn't already watched OG berserk a few years back all the dickheads like you I see online nowadays would have permanently soured me not just on the new anime but the entire franchise. I want to say the loudmouth crybaby neckbeards of the world are in the minority when it comes to the Berserk fandom but every youtube channel I go to there's an entire stack of fedoras foaming at the mouth about their perceived injustices and how a cartoon betrayed them. Fucking hell. It's not like the anime nullifies the fucking manga for godsake. If anything it made me want to delve deeper into the franchise, but now after seeing hundreds of shit flinging apes such as yourself who can't help themselves whenever they see a chance to feel superior to another person because they like comic books instead of cartoons it reminds me that it's impossible to genuinely like anything anymore and share it with people and that I should just keep my fucking mouth shut to avoid the maelstrom of professional steak eaters and frothy salt lords.

This marks the end of my angriest post on 420chan ever. I'm taking a break for a while. good day.
Jewel Staite - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 18:10:29 EST ID:8x6D1EFY No.381453 Ignore Report Quick Reply
if you really enjoy your shitty cgi animation and can't see a difference in quality just go ahead and enjoy it, I won't stop you and I've already said all I needed to say about it anyways, but you shouldn't get this angry about it.
Bobby Drake - Sun, 09 Apr 2017 19:20:58 EST ID:x3nERBNv No.381456 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Just gonna use this as an anime general.

Making use of the freeleech on Animebytes right now.

Watching "Tweeny Witches", which is by 4ºc and thus almost defo going to be somewhat decent.

And guess what! It is!

Tweeny Witches! Thumbs up, would recommend.
Genophyte - Mon, 10 Apr 2017 02:35:05 EST ID:AsUxxCsJ No.381481 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Kinda want to see if I can translate this post with this http://emojilator.com

But really most fans of the manga just want it to stop going on hiatus instead of constant animated retelling of the first 2 arcs
Delmar O'Donnell - Mon, 10 Apr 2017 13:35:02 EST ID:0LHDcGgb No.381492 Ignore Report Quick Reply
To add to my list: Busou Shoujo Machiavellianism

Seems like it could be a fun anime after watching episode 1.
Dolphin Boy - Mon, 10 Apr 2017 17:46:18 EST ID:PgRsuC29 No.381497 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Was having a shit week/day. Needed the catharsis, i guess. You probably aren't a dick or a shit flinging ape.

I still think all the hate directed at Berserk 2016/2017 by the internet is unwarranted and overblown. I could debate the importance of the visual elements in a visually oriented medium for another six paragraphs but I already come off as a crazy person so I'm going to spare everyone that. I generally get pretty passionate and rail against bandwagons when I notice one even to the points of playing devils advocate for things that the apparent internet hivemind deems trash. Oh the arguments I've had over Dragon Ball Super...
Alex Kingston - Mon, 10 Apr 2017 18:04:55 EST ID:8x6D1EFY No.381500 Ignore Report Quick Reply
that's totally alright. and someone has to be the devil's advocate for stuff like this. I will say I like the intro for berserk 17 at least. it fits the series and arc, and the song does too. I liked their song for the last season as well. honestly I loved that goofy ass song they used for berserk 97 too lol.

a lot of the animation problems there were mostly in the early episodes I hear. it seems they fixed a lot of it for the blurays and toonami airings.
Edmund Pevensie - Tue, 11 Apr 2017 17:43:40 EST ID:WQaUHmVr No.381535 Ignore Report Quick Reply
The new DBS episodes are a lot better drawn. They have an almost wet east-indian inky feel to it. Doesn't feel as digital anymore.
Four - Wed, 12 Apr 2017 08:17:49 EST ID:IeRU5ijS No.381562 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Party's over. Bakabt is members only now. I hope you made an account cause i aint giving you mine.
Tricia Helfer - Wed, 12 Apr 2017 11:34:26 EST ID:MmXc5m+E No.381567 Ignore Report Quick Reply
You know I didn't :(
Hans Moleman - Wed, 12 Apr 2017 17:57:05 EST ID:8x6D1EFY No.381586 Ignore Report Quick Reply
damn it now I gotta resort to nyaa like a caveman.
Four - Wed, 12 Apr 2017 23:09:59 EST ID:4c6x/PDc No.381602 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Nyaa has all that new stuff but nothing even a year old. Good luck finding a decent torrent of cowboy bebop or fist of the north star or slayer or anything decent lmao
Gina Torres - Thu, 13 Apr 2017 01:07:34 EST ID:FC3IT42V No.381604 Ignore Report Quick Reply
i used to have an account... I haven't used bakabt in years tho so idk if it's still possible to log in with it...
Tarsem Singh - Thu, 13 Apr 2017 01:09:52 EST ID:M1aHrRhB No.381605 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I know it's awful. you can find them, but the particular version you want will have 0-3 seeds and the one with a whopping 10 will be shit or too big.
Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio - Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:18:58 EST ID:I90hcQE6 No.381657 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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K: Seven Stories anime movie project announced for Summer 2018
Charlie Chaplin - Fri, 14 Apr 2017 12:18:53 EST ID:QGJHyw8i No.381682 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Any recommendations for animes with 1-3 seasons? Something along the lines of AoT, Death Note, Metabots (where I can binge over 2/3 weeks)
Joffrey Baratheon - Fri, 14 Apr 2017 13:27:33 EST ID:fE1GnZYV No.381684 Report Quick Reply
Parasyte or Future Diary are both fast and intense.
Robin Williams - Fri, 14 Apr 2017 16:25:56 EST ID:NlR6/pvz No.381689 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Anyone wants to bet the Nanoha franchise is going to having a beach volleyball spinoff after their martial arts fighting tournament spinoff.
The episode feels like more than a one-episode thing.
genophyte - Fri, 14 Apr 2017 19:30:57 EST ID:aUGoS3Z4 No.381696 Ignore Report Quick Reply
not really similar but long running

jojos bizarre adventure
fist of the north star
ranma 1/2
Ron Swanson - Fri, 14 Apr 2017 21:47:53 EST ID:FC3IT42V No.381708 Ignore Report Quick Reply
there are a ton of series that only have ~25 episodes, start your search there. Too many for me to list, but MAL exists. Just check them out by amount of episodes or something

Don;t discount the shorter, ~12 episode animes though, because you can miss out on some real gems like Ping Pong. You could smash that out over a weekend and it would be a weekend very well spent
Fleur Isabelle Delacour - Fri, 14 Apr 2017 22:42:16 EST ID:a8I6mpAB No.381711 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Nanoha is a fighting anime. 😗
Angelica Pickles - Fri, 14 Apr 2017 23:00:36 EST ID:XUw2oZyk No.381713 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Agreed. Short and sweet anime like NYANKO DAYS for the win!
Nada - Sat, 15 Apr 2017 03:20:06 EST ID:RvJjleN4 No.381720 Ignore Report Quick Reply
For the Tezuka fans,
Blake Anderson - Sat, 15 Apr 2017 21:33:50 EST ID:s8dUFFq8 No.381761 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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  • Live-action Attack on Titan stage play gets cancelled after acrobat dies in accident *
That parkour gear is more dangerous than a titan.
Lust - Tue, 18 Apr 2017 06:23:56 EST ID:TRxXpSNy No.381835 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Seven Mortal SIns!
Johnny Depp - Wed, 19 Apr 2017 13:10:07 EST ID:71OA8Rj/ No.381864 Ignore Report Quick Reply
What was good in the winter season? Especially into anything mecha, anything that goes full meta (like Samurai Flamenco style), and any occult horror. Not generally into slice of life unless it's really good.

Also, are there any good anime with a Twin Peaks, "slowly uncover the horrible secrets of everyone in town while trying to solve a murder mystery" vibe?
Phoebe Buffay - Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:13:10 EST ID:gi9t/5qe No.381906 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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> "slowly uncover the horrible secrets of everyone in town while trying to solve a murder mystery"
Higurashi no Naku Koro ni (When They Cry)
Check out the OP:
Slate Slabrock - Sat, 22 Apr 2017 04:29:32 EST ID:LhSb7oPj No.381945 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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ATOM was fun to watch
Seth Brundle - Sun, 23 Apr 2017 09:38:27 EST ID:K47iyZLG No.381976 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Second ep was slightly better but still underwhelming and I didn't even expect much from it. I mean nothing strikes me as bad in particular but I already can tell how it is going from here. A very by the numbers show.

Now Bahamut 2 on the other hand is very solid and my favorite show this season. In terms of animation quality it's almost as good as the first series but direction and design make up for it. You can really see that mobage money being poured in. Everything is handled so well in this show even things like fanservice or exposition. A very well handled sequel and I'm excited to see what they do with 24 episodes this time.
Favaro soon
Frank "Grimey" Grimes - Sun, 23 Apr 2017 12:54:16 EST ID:0LHDcGgb No.381978 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Damn AoT's new season has been a wild ride already, also pretty wild how fast funmation is with the dubbing of anime nowadays. Saw it already made its toonami premiere last night.
Seth Brundle - Sun, 23 Apr 2017 13:51:47 EST ID:K47iyZLG No.381984 Ignore Report Quick Reply
My guess would be they get the script a couple of days in advance, also there is no problem doing it fast if you don't give a shit about quality.
Frank "Grimey" Grimes - Sun, 23 Apr 2017 19:35:22 EST ID:0LHDcGgb No.381996 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I don't watch dubs so I wouldn't know if the quality is crap, I always find dubs lacking anyway.
subs cunt - Mon, 24 Apr 2017 00:53:15 EST ID:Kp+iRl6p No.382018 Ignore Report Quick Reply
dubs are always sub-par. a dub might be 'good', certainly, but it's always not as good as the original. Cowboy Bebop? Yeah, 100% it has a good dub. Even I, the subs cunt, can listen to it and not cringe. The subs are still better though. 99% of the time, dubs are terrible. But even for the 1% of good dubs, subs are better.

Sheeeiiit nigga even with Space Dandy, I still prefer the japanese. It's so odd. I feel like SD should have gone either way for me but my bias still holds. And with english cartoons, I still prefer the original language. It's definitely not just me being a 'nippon superior' weeaboo. Dubs are just plain inferior, no matter what way it's coming from.
Sheba - Mon, 24 Apr 2017 02:51:01 EST ID:TYacC6f6 No.382026 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Who was talking about dubs I meant the quality of the subtitles available on streaming websites. I wouldn't touch dubs if it was the my last option.
Viggo Mortenson - Mon, 24 Apr 2017 15:38:05 EST ID:0LHDcGgb No.382048 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>Who was talking about dubs

I mentioned funmation being quick with their dubs then was replied to about how it isn't hard to be quick when you don't care about quality. So it seems we were talking about dubs from the beginning.

>I meant the quality of the subtitles available on streaming websites

I've rarely had issues with subtitles, think the most recent issues was when DBS started. Those subtitles were horrible. Otherwise I don't mind small mistakes every so often if it means I get to watch anime as they come out the same day.
Dumpf04 - Fri, 28 Apr 2017 04:26:31 EST ID:6E/cQty3 No.382185 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Frame Arms Girl has cute moments.....
Clu - Sat, 29 Apr 2017 11:40:54 EST ID:/l//MZc5 No.382228 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Just watched Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade (1999) a couple of days ago. First time I ever seen it and honestly one of the only anime things I've watched in months. Fucking hell, whatever happened to anime? Why is it all moeblob shit these days? I havent watched any new anime coming out since like, maaaaaybe 2013. And that bothers me, quite frankly. I want to like the new stuff coming out but hardly anything takes itself seriously and the amount of fanservice and pandering to the otaku demographic is seriously starting to alienate me from anime altogether. Whatever happened to the gritty artstyles, the deep and involved morally ambiguous narratives teaching a bitter lesson? Ya just don't see shit like that anymore.
Sigourney Weaver - Sat, 29 Apr 2017 13:28:57 EST ID:FjV5HoQ/ No.382232 Ignore Report Quick Reply
>Why is it all moeblob shit these days?
It's the only thing that sells.
Greg Corbin - Sat, 29 Apr 2017 16:27:35 EST ID:m+68NxC0 No.382235 Ignore Report Quick Reply

Dumpf04 - Sat, 29 Apr 2017 19:27:45 EST ID:olqWGm6M No.382247 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>Ya just don't see shit like that anymore.
Moeblob sells but it's not the only thing. What did you like about Jinroh? The military used as a political pawn of a spy network? The heavy infantry armour and weapons? The Red Riding Hood analogy?

Counterpoint~ Youjo Senki: The Saga of Tanya the Evil (2017).
Slate Slabrock - Sat, 29 Apr 2017 21:30:38 EST ID:0LHDcGgb No.382255 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Check out Drifters, it's more on the actiony side but it's art style is pretty cool since it was made by the same guys who did hellsing.
Samuel L Jackson - Sat, 29 Apr 2017 22:04:45 EST ID:TFZY+26J No.382256 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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If you haven't seen Redline yet, see Redline. Some of the best animation in a long time. Story is eh, but good enough to pull you through to the finish. The animation is what you're there for though.
Rickety Cricket - Sat, 29 Apr 2017 23:37:13 EST ID:gU6i/lom No.382257 Ignore Report Quick Reply
+1 for Redline (the 2009 racing anime, not the 2007 racing live-action movie) having fantastic animation!
Jenny Agutter - Sat, 29 Apr 2017 23:48:30 EST ID:/l//MZc5 No.382258 Ignore Report Quick Reply

I'd say the red riding hood analogy, but also how they handled the relationship between Fuse and the girl. And how it all got wrapped up in the ending (which I somehow did not see coming) when she started screaming at him. I also liked the animation. The people, for the most part, looked more or less like people. The color palette was quite drab but then again that is they were going for.

Mainly, I liked the story and how it was told. It was largely believable from an alternate-history point of view. But it also never went over the top. Nothing was overly exagerrated about the characters motions or expressions or voices. You believe that the story could somehow actually happen.

Except for the mega nazi-looking armored paramilitary force slinging around MG42's, of course.
Xena - Sun, 30 Apr 2017 04:00:41 EST ID:qwRlSS8f No.382265 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Anyone still watching One Piece? I took a break after dresserosa, and caught up today. The 700+ episodes are really starting to pay up, with everything slowly starting to come together, and I get the impression stuff is happening a lot faster now (for OP standards).
I'm really hyped for the Big Mom, the crazy musical scene at the end of last episode had some twisted alice in wonderland vibes going.
Four - Sun, 30 Apr 2017 04:44:41 EST ID:W8seV+Q7 No.382267 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>The 700+ episodes are really starting to pay up
Jenny Agutter - Sun, 30 Apr 2017 04:46:37 EST ID:/l//MZc5 No.382268 Ignore Report Quick Reply

Rubeus Hagrid - Sun, 30 Apr 2017 06:52:48 EST ID:GYd++sZ+ No.382271 Ignore Report Quick Reply
It was originally made by the same mangaka but the adaptations are by different studios.
Slate Slabrock - Sun, 30 Apr 2017 12:07:22 EST ID:0LHDcGgb No.382279 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Ah well, still pretty good.
Rubeus Hagrid - Sun, 30 Apr 2017 17:35:58 EST ID:GYd++sZ+ No.382299 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Yeah I hope they go all out for the second part. It might even be worth it to go back to the first part and look at the improvements they made to release it on BD.
Alan Ball - Sat, 06 May 2017 19:10:52 EST ID:0LHDcGgb No.382527 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Holy shit that most recent AoT episode was intense.
Saruman - Sat, 06 May 2017 19:25:39 EST ID:QoU0CzKO No.382528 Ignore Report Quick Reply
This is the anime general right? I don't care, I'm drunk, so it is!
Just finished watching Planetes, and I'm in a very emotional state right now. Like, almost welcome to the nhk level feels. That shit was good. Goes from being a light hearted slice-of-life IN SPACE, to being sort of emotional, to being REALLY INTENSE, to being REALLY EMOTIONAL. I didn't cry, because I'm a man, so I don't feel strong emotions, but like, dude.
Anyway, I'm looking forward to next season of Drifters
Christian Bale - Tue, 09 May 2017 08:28:43 EST ID:ZGnBG/f8 No.382606 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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GOSICK artist died.
Black Dynamite - Wed, 10 May 2017 05:38:23 EST ID:hiGBt8Bt No.382641 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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I liked the manga
Kenny McCormick - Wed, 10 May 2017 11:34:39 EST ID:mbELdA8N No.382649 Ignore Report Quick Reply

When's the next season of Drifters?
Larry David - Wed, 10 May 2017 18:50:36 EST ID:ZU8Te7KZ No.382660 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Funny how nyaa is killed within a month of bakabt going private.
Brian of Nazareth - Sat, 20 May 2017 07:41:47 EST ID:j6rVWNiD No.383083 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Blame! film is out on Netflix.
genophyte - Sat, 20 May 2017 08:18:33 EST ID:NdeH7UD3 No.383086 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Winston Zeddmore - Thu, 01 Jun 2017 08:18:44 EST ID:hFE5c5S+ No.383593 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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I like it!

Ooooo... Hell Yes! http://www.crunchyroll.com/anime-news/2017/05/31/hell-girl-anime-raises-up-new-visual-and-preview
Mamiko Noto!
Ginger Rogers - Mon, 19 Jun 2017 08:48:02 EST ID:QAjjJz7u No.384155 Report Quick Reply
Rebumping the general thread. Attack on Titan season 3 will air next year - https://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-06-17/attack-on-titan-anime-season-3-to-air-in-2018/.117628
Buffy Summers - Mon, 19 Jun 2017 12:36:15 EST ID:82KVXRuB No.384157 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Sooooo do I have to watch / read 8 things first or is this just a jump right in kind of thing?
Avery Bullock - Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:48:45 EST ID:IXxTQcMy No.384158 Ignore Report Quick Reply
This better be good because the first two seasons were predictable and boring, I didn't even watch 3rd.
Bruce Lee - Mon, 19 Jun 2017 23:10:21 EST ID:K56ByW73 No.384165 Ignore Report Quick Reply
there was a teaser video aired after the season finale showing what manga volumes the next season would supposedly cover. If they plan on covering all of the uprising and shiganshina arcs that's more than 12 episodes, but wouldn't really fill out a full 24 episode 2 cour series. 15-18 eps maybe? I don't think they could cram both of those arcs down to 12.
John Carter - Tue, 20 Jun 2017 00:26:57 EST ID:3+H9/Lzr No.384167 Ignore Report Quick Reply
dont' be a pussy, just watch it
Douglas Fairbanks - Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:41:16 EST ID:0LHDcGgb No.384282 Ignore Report Quick Reply
For any food war fans, the 3rd season will be coming this fall.

William Shakespeare - Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:47:40 EST ID:TFZY+26J No.384306 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Since this is the anime general thread, I'll post here.

I love this anime. Black Magic M-66. Obscure, but wonderful. Has some fucking amazing traditional animation fight scenes, it's so tight it makes me think it might have been rotoscoped somewhat. It's dank affffffffffff.
Genophyte - Fri, 23 Jun 2017 01:01:08 EST ID:NdeH7UD3 No.384312 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Yea it's oddly overlooked next to ghost in the shell.

A huge favorite of mine has always been tank police.
Appleseed is another one that got an adaptation.

Always wished his other manga works got an anime adaptation, Orion would be amazing. I other than that his actual catalog of work is pretty solid and extensive
Genophyte - Fri, 23 Jun 2017 01:34:19 EST ID:NdeH7UD3 No.384314 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Derp forgot to mention the "real drive" it's got a weird slice of life/gits but less cyberpunk vibe
Chloë Annett - Fri, 23 Jun 2017 03:56:33 EST ID:XgsH7nii No.384321 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Just wanted to say rotoscope catches a lot of shit, but even with its drawbacks it makes interesting effects.
Alyson Hannigan - Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:57:14 EST ID:i1N9EGJw No.384350 Ignore Report Quick Reply
I can tell you it's definitely not rotoscoping, which is a thing that happens rarely in anime. This is the work of some guy by the name of Shinya Ohira, who worked on a bunch of classic titles like akira and bubblegum crisis among others and to this day is known for some of the best action scenes.
Anne Lockhart - Sun, 25 Jun 2017 00:17:51 EST ID:0FBnedNw No.384406 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Rotoscoping happens quote often in anime, its just we got 3d graphics to do the job now. Anime has be cutting corners since the late 80s, now more than ever. Kids nowadays just dont have any standards
Noranti Pralatong - Sun, 25 Jun 2017 23:39:08 EST ID:0LHDcGgb No.384436 Ignore Report Quick Reply

This upcoming Summer Season looks pretty bad, anyone got anything they're looking forward to?
Principal Scudworth - Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:24:01 EST ID:MDv0ly6w No.384476 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>Anime has be cutting corners since the late 80s
Been cutting corners for a lot longer than that, son.
Asuka - Tue, 27 Jun 2017 21:51:20 EST ID:AMH7RAo8 No.384486 Ignore Report Quick Reply

animay itself is a cut corner.
Gaear Grimsrud - Wed, 28 Jun 2017 00:17:03 EST ID:DYt8QzNR No.384493 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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guys I'm looking for a REALLY comfy anime to watch
Doesn't matter genre or type as long as it's super comfy
Nyota Uhura - Wed, 28 Jun 2017 04:17:08 EST ID:oi2wzi1Z No.384506 Ignore Report Quick Reply
What manned you feel comfy?

Watch Mushishi
Jack Skellington - Wed, 28 Jun 2017 06:59:35 EST ID:BpXcOzB0 No.384507 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Eccentric Family
High Five Ghost - Thu, 06 Jul 2017 09:48:38 EST ID:pf01cnSU No.384815 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Teaser for new FLCL is out - https://youtu.be/FeTzMD3Hk4A
Andy Serkis - Thu, 06 Jul 2017 11:53:16 EST ID:LJA1fNO6 No.384820 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Finally someone posted this. Season 2 was great.
Dualla - Thu, 06 Jul 2017 11:59:57 EST ID:pYqhmL83 No.384822 Ignore Report Quick Reply
oh fuck, hype levels set to maximum. seems the cast is entirely new outside of haruko though. unless that was supposed to be naota.
Tom Hanks - Tue, 18 Jul 2017 23:22:41 EST ID:uE28WJeS No.385373 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Anyone here watch Gabriel Dropout? How is it? Seems like it could be a funny creative concept
Joy Peters - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 17:21:54 EST ID:VLFVlsLL No.385565 Ignore Report Quick Reply
One Piece live action US TV series impending.
Lee Adama - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 17:58:42 EST ID:5QFQFiGU No.385569 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Dammit America stop ruining good shit already! Just stick to dubbing.
Summer Glau - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 21:09:51 EST ID:uE28WJeS No.385576 Ignore Report Quick Reply
But we can't even do THAT right
Luftsuki - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 22:31:24 EST ID:JgBfJ/uV No.385579 Ignore Report Quick Reply
As much as my inner otaco would love to know wtf is being said in Japanese, to me, dubs are better because I can pay full attention to the overall show instead of reading the entire scene and only see the end of it to when it changes, even if it's not a direct translation. Really, I believe I watch most anime for the art & any philosophy first and story &/or dialogue second.

What's REALLY difficult is trying to read the sub and hear the dub at the same time. ;)
Hannibal Lecter - Sun, 23 Jul 2017 19:33:46 EST ID:MXZQPU0B No.385639 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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I watched the first episode of Konosuba
dunno if it has a proper english name but thats what im calling it
Seems like a fun show, I will definitely be watching the whole thing. Seems like it will have a lot of fanservice though if you know what I mean. not complaining at all I want to fuck Aqua already
Rosalind Allen - Sun, 23 Jul 2017 20:01:03 EST ID:KokrAPP+ No.385640 Ignore Report Quick Reply

Its the formula that sells. Cute girls and NEET taken to fantasy land where there's no chores and no stepdad telling you to get a job.
Rosalind Allen - Sun, 23 Jul 2017 20:06:31 EST ID:KokrAPP+ No.385641 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Is there anything this season that is decent other than Made in Abyss?
Kenny McCormick - Sun, 23 Jul 2017 20:31:13 EST ID:0LHDcGgb No.385642 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Not really
Four - Mon, 24 Jul 2017 10:14:20 EST ID:mYEGG3Hw No.385691 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Aho girl is good. Tesuzure children is pretty alright too. If you're feeling edge try Fate/Apocrypha.
Jake the Dog - Mon, 24 Jul 2017 19:17:16 EST ID:MXZQPU0B No.385702 Ignore Report Quick Reply
that looks like porn
Four - Tue, 25 Jul 2017 03:15:18 EST ID:iFCdHFlL No.385717 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Nah man. They are really like that in the anime.
Cleveland Brown - Wed, 26 Jul 2017 22:57:03 EST ID:KokrAPP+ No.385781 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Aho Girl is what is wrong with anime. The dumb one is a fucking chowderhead, and the straight man is a sociopath. And my dick is hard. I'm sure they already have made thousands of figures of the aho girl with bananas to sell.
Vegeta - Fri, 28 Jul 2017 21:37:09 EST ID:zKw6BV/g No.385845 Ignore Report Quick Reply
it's ridiculous how many anime th reads there are at this point. bumping this when summer is half awy over is just a troll at this point.
Obi-wan Kenobi - Thu, 10 Aug 2017 07:23:13 EST ID:a8I6mpAB No.386599 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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How's the summer of anime?

Also Japanese horror master and renowned mangaka, Junji Ito, is getting his own TV anime series called the Juniji Ito Masterpiece Collection.

Did someone say time-looped summer?
Alex Cox - Thu, 10 Aug 2017 15:13:07 EST ID:XgsH7nii No.386618 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>Juniji Ito Masterpiece Collection
>no pressure
Marjorie Monaghan - Thu, 10 Aug 2017 21:43:14 EST ID:+WmOsLQ3 No.386626 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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>Juniji Ito Masterpiece Collection

Oh fuck, this is now the most excited I've been about an anime in a decade.
James Cameron - Thu, 10 Aug 2017 22:54:36 EST ID:Ph/J7MiA No.386630 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Jon Pertwee - Fri, 11 Aug 2017 03:56:19 EST ID:MXZQPU0B No.386642 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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I always avoided Nichijou because I've seen pics and gifs everywhere and wasn't a fan of the art style but I gave it a try tonight
What a strange, strange show, but its pretty damn funny and a total blast
The segmented format totally works and after a couple of episodes I completely forgot about the art style just because its so fun to watch. Them japs really know how to do ridiculous humor right
Keanu Reeves - Fri, 11 Aug 2017 14:40:35 EST ID:OENrWkHK No.386663 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Yall hear about Hayao Miyazaki and how he is not retired?
Kathryn Beaumont - Fri, 11 Aug 2017 15:21:11 EST ID:xSumjLEh No.386664 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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It's all in Japanese gibberish. There better be A shit to remember, Glyceride, Army of one and Anything but a ghost. I am excited nonetheless.
Kathryn Beaumont - Fri, 11 Aug 2017 15:21:55 EST ID:xSumjLEh No.386665 Ignore Report Quick Reply
OH and Bully, I love Bully.
Nicholas Cage - Sat, 12 Aug 2017 21:32:47 EST ID:a8I6mpAB No.386717 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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What's the one with the fat girl that turns thin & beautiful to get a specific guy?
Arnold Schwarzenegger - Sat, 12 Aug 2017 21:43:37 EST ID:ePw6/ZuO No.386718 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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She's All That

top shelf anime
Sark - Sat, 12 Aug 2017 23:08:33 EST ID:7zHQHaEq No.386722 Ignore Report Quick Reply
Rachel Leigh Cook's character wasn't fat though, she was just a nerd.
Garrett Hedlund - Sun, 13 Aug 2017 03:33:59 EST ID:aHV+7Z0E No.386727 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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I know what you're talking about but can't remember the name. It was in the same volume as "I'm gonna lasso that bitch" "Operation Inchworm" chapter.
GuiltyGearXX - Mon, 14 Aug 2017 06:23:23 EST ID:I90hcQE6 No.386795 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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"Detective Conan: Crimson Love Letter" Becomes Top-Grossing Japanese Film of First Half 2017
Doraemon, Yo-kai Watch, Sword Art Online are also successful in the domestic box office
Gristle McThornbody - Tue, 15 Aug 2017 20:20:18 EST ID:rNMQ0JVm No.386882 Ignore Report Quick Reply
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Anyone watching New Game?
Trunk Slamchest - Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:06:32 EST ID:KokrAPP+ No.386902 Ignore Report Quick Reply

I want the story with the addictive jelly, blood fruit, and of course hrr drr.

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