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This is a thread to post /m/ songs to love

Bonus points: not an op or ed

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_lOeFQvA-uM

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>*BZzzRT!* Practicalityfag forces are gathering in the 2nd city quadrant!, tankfags from /K/ are incroaching on the border. Go forth and crush them with your windmill turbine chest weapons & Naruto helicopter drag racers!

Drive them out!
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>>16872349
>Naruto helicopter drag racers!

I’m ashamed to admit I understood that referance.
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>>16874195
They're meant to be fired from space, are they not?
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>>16874234
I do, too, but you have to admit that the Zanscare Empire's designs are anything but practical.
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>>16874715

Never shown, well, yet.
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take THIS

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Is this the most pleasing mecha design of all time?
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>>16869308
You may not like it but this is what peak performance looks like
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>>16869308
Majestic and powerful mecha-tanks, which is steeper than any super robot? Of course!
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>>16871752
Compared to average mecha series it's pretty much a historical documentary.
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>>16869446
What kind of weapons does manhattan carry?
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>>16875637
A railgun with the range of like 200km+, the ability to manipulate weather, laser cannons, a army of robot animals on-board and a bunch of other shit I can't remember right now because I've read vol 15 a while ago.

>reused MS designs from previous series
>said reused MS designs are overdesigned to hell
>few original designs are aesthetic abominations
>reused plot points
>whiny pacifist MC who would rather save the villain even if it means that said villain will go on to slaughter thousands
>bland LITERAL Char clone that looks like he came from some Deviantart fanfic
>characters that radically change into completely different characters for no reason whatsoever
>soulless secondary characters that act like lobotomized retards
>plot holes that are never mentioned in sequels and barely explored in side-material
>utterly forgettable and only carried by some frankly decent animation and music
Why do people like Unicorn so much? Pic unrelated
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>>16875480
This.

Freedom >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> F90
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>>16875039
You ever notice /m/ can't seem to come up with an original shitpost and instead opts to steal from other boards?
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>>16875480
I wanna fuck that phox
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>>16875527
You seem to be mistaken. That's not a part of /m/ culture, that's just a shitposter thing. Must be a genetic defect they all share
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>>16875039
>Some guy on /a/ starts a thread with a SAO image talking shit about the plot in greentext, but in the last line turns out he was taking about Attack on Titan
He wasn't wrong though.

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Which UC mobile suit's power plant overloading/going critical would make the biggest explosion?
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>>16875182
These fuckers or any Victory era MSs blow up like really fucking hard.
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>>16875182
>Stackpole writes a Gendum story
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>>16875260
The mecha designers have literally no idea what they're talking about. The only numbers worth looking at are height and maybe weight
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>>16875361
>weight
Nah
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>>16875361
As >>16875427 shows Gundam suffers from Battletech syndrome in that regard

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>Sunrise/Bandai approach you to write/design/direct a new Gundam series.
You have a huge budget, and it can be set in any existing timeline or an original one.
There are no stipulations, except that it must have lots of potential for gunpla kits.
What do you do?

Me, I'd create a Gundam Racing series or OVA.
>Lots of high mobility suits covered in fuel tanks and boosters (pic related)
>The mobile suits have items they can use on the track, like nets or mini mines
>Company sponsorship decals on the mobile suits
>Cocky, hot blooded racers
>Style like Redline, lots of crisp animation
>Lots of fun
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>>16874891

>The past
>A large group on earth builds humanity's first colony ship and escapes to outer space
>After a time, it's frozen cargo reaches a planet they name Crombus
>Not all of the technology and biology survived the journey, causing humans to develop and engineer somewhat different things
>The humans spread, multiply, build cities and segregate
>While not in a state of all-out war, there is a perpetual state of conflict in the form of territorial contests and skirmishes for resources or against bandits
>Conventional military vehicles and infantry have been mostly replaced by mobile suits and power armor, which share aesthetic elements
>Each faction has different aesthetics
>The present
>It's war!
>The nation of not-Zeon has launched a war of conquest across Crombus
>Their main enemy is the not-Federation, who in response is beginning to annex city-states and fiefdoms
>Not-Federation is styled after humanity in the Starship Troopers movie, with the propaganda, self stroking and totalarian undertones

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>>16875310
cont.

>The war escalates even further when an alien forces descend upon Crombus and attack people
>Unrest explodes and annexed territories reclaim their independence
>Morale crumbles and riots break out, threatening the large factions with societal collapse
>As it turned out, not-Zeon knew of the coming aliens and was trying to "unite" everyone for defence
>Also because it's leaders are ambitious
>The militaries combine into the Crombus Alliance and fight against the aliens in a global level
>Uniting against a common foe pushes the MC further towards cynicism
>He concludes that people just want to fight and cannot coexist without other people to unite in opposition of
>As if that weren't enough, the aliens are revealed to be earthlings come to annex Crombus for it's resources (including human resources)
>Earth has developed in a different cultural and technological path, becoming barely recognizable
>After a hard campaign, the Alliance manages to sink the earthling capital ship, sending it crashing to a remote part of the planet
>The remaining earthling forces rally around it's wreckage and form the Capital, a fortress state

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Zeon win the oyw
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>>16875399
I'd vote for that if only to get Federation remnants.
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>>16875433

>Victorious, the Zabis grow even more arrogant and liken themselves to gods
>The emerging resistance names itself the Titans after the beings who stood against the gods

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Hey /m/, just gonna let you guys know I'm 2/3rds done with editing scripts or Trider G7. I will likely be done by the end of the month so expect another 70s super robot classic to be ready this Halloween! So yeah, Trider thread. Also what's the story on pic related? You type in Trider's name in Japanese in google images and this pops up quite a bit.
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>>16868735
Absolutely based. Cant wait to watch this
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Bump
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current progress, ep 40 is being worked on now. At this rate I will be done inside of a week.
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>>16875344
b a s e d
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>>16875344
Only eight more episodes to work on, we are 84% done as of now. We're almost done, /m/. Have a Rommel until then.

Just gonna leave this here.
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>>16874269

Kodai's brother should've stayed dead.
Yuki should've stayed dead.
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>>16873118
She did. My point was that her abduction happens during the second half of e25, during which shes also rescued. Its an overly dramatic filler arc that doesnt belong. Her death on the other hand marked the half point of e26, with her being resurrected 10 or so minutes later. The reason why none of this works is because the pacing is a complete mess. I know that original Yamato was supposed to be 39 episodes instead of 26, but they should have simply cut some of this shit instead of cramming all these sideplots into the final episodes. Her death itself isnt the problem. Its the execution that it and how it simply doesnt fit the show.
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>>16872976
Agree
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>>16872976
Lance, is that you? Don't you have a second season to be working on?
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>>16873878
who?
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>>16875414
Voltron

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How about a thread for /m/ animation with a cyberpunk, transhumanism aesthetic?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3k5KWFnnXK4
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>>16858463
I want to make an animation....
soi boi watches technoviking once
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>>16874999
Naw, you're just salty because you know the stuff you like (Modern mech anime and Toku) is at a miserable decline of quality from what it once was. Fuck, even the games you used to like are shit now.
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>>16871539
We've had cyberpunk threads before, you jackass.
Just because there isn't some subhuman shitskin spamming threads about cyberpunk every couple hours for 5 months straight doesn't mean we've NEVER had them.
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>this thread is still up
I can't wait to see what discussion and analyzation is there about these short clips, maybe it isn't just that one guy beating the dead horse anymore.
>43 / 16 / 22 / 2
...nope
>>16874990
>>16875025
>everyone is bitter and salty, BUT ME
>you are /m/ and /m/ is one person, what you like is GARBAGE WEEBSHIT
>you hate us because we(me)(one guy) are DIFFERENT
Jesus man get a fucking grip, we get it, mama said you are special and don't let anyone tell you otherwise, now why don't you fuck off back to, I don't know, /co/? reddit? Is your kind actually welcome anywhere? Maybe /lgbt/, they've got the same attitude so you'd fit right in, damn.
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>>16875307
Well, he's not wrong, but that's really besides the point.

do robots need to exercize?

Why does it get singled-out when everything directed by Tomino has shit writing and pacing?
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>>16873111
>The point is that it's a general trope of the medium
you might want to leave your comfortzone because its far from being as common as you apparently seem to think and tends to be almost exclusively used for situations that a) require it or b) make sense in the respective context.
>but that to blame that on tomino in particular is just asinine
how is he not to blame for this? he is directing the shows and its a reoccuring issue in almost all his works? it wouldnt make any sense to not blame him for this since the script and screenplay writers vary from show to show. its his thing, and it goes against everything that the medium is supposed to exist for. even going your route and accepting for it to be a common trope wouldnt make it any better. something being common doesnt make it good, you yourself even made that statement in one of your earlier posts.

>>16873114
wrong about what? his protegees/former employees will talk positively about him and mecha directors will name ideon/0079 as an influence, both of these are obvious. but once you leave that circle the amount of acclaim is thin. among critics as well as people who arent associated with mecha. 0079 was carried by the animation staff, not tominos directing. and thats the only work hes ever received a lot of critical acclaim for. and as far as i am aware: mecha makes up a fraction of the anime industry today.
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>>16873114
>>16873123 (You)
also id like to add something here regarding izubuchi and the weight of his words. i might love him for his works, but he also never admitted that rahxephon did get influenced by evangelion. he always claimed for it to be based on raideen and various other superrobot shows, but nothing else. we all know thats a load of horseshit and that hes either trolling or deluded himself into believing that there really arent any links. his public statements are as disingenuous as they get.
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>>16873123
>you might want to leave your comfortzone
If you mean the comfortzone of anime, and in particular mecha anime, because no because that's the fucking context we're talking about here. It is absolutely obtusely common and pretending otherwise is just lying to yourself.
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>>16873147
unless we are talking battleshonen it is not common at all. additionally, tominos works are supposed to be dramas. ive seen almost every single one of his shows, including the supposedly more light-hearted and comical ones, and i cant think of anyone in the industry who abuses this (very misplaced) tool as much as he does. its particularly obnoxious in xabungle, zeta and gainer. and no, i am not gonna chalk that up as comedy. i dont know what it is you watch. maybe its slapstick comedy a la nichijou or poptepipic, but i personally can not recall anyone copying this style while telling a serious story about death, war, human evolution and human understanding.

this style is something you instantly notice. it stands out way too much, so everybody who watched g-reco will immediately wonder what the hell those lines are being wasted for. that doesnt make greco a bad show, but its still a tool that is only used to appeal to lowest common denominator. i dont see how thats supposed to be postiive.
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>>16873161
>only used to appeal to lowest common denominator
So, all anime?

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The time has come.
http://p-bandai.jp/item/item-1000128350/
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BABY DAN DAN

BABY DAN DAN
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The classic Gridman sets a retail release but the release to promote the new series is P-Bandai? Sasuga Bandai
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What's the deal with the one on the right?
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>>16874147
Sigma doesn't have his own armor?
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>>16874464
Only the double pack with Dyna Dragon and Gridman Sigma is P-Bandai. Dyna Dragon will be a retail release, which is probably the most sensible P-Bandai release in recent memory.
Not even a recolor, but a character from an unaired series is part of the premium release.

What if ralph bakshi will make and direct a gundam show written by yoshiyuki tomino ?
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>>16874821
Who will be the character he voices?
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>>16874887
Bit character, I mean. He never voices someone important.
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>>16874821
only if it has 80s guitar dadrock on the soundtrack and female pilots with jiggly big bobies
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>>16874851
No rotoscoped gunpla
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>>16874821
Lalah Sune would be Amuro's girlfriend, Amuro would be a mix of jewish and Italian, and it would take place on the mean streets of New York in the 1970's.

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Gyanko and Shimon should have ended up together.
Why did Try do EVERYTHING wrong?
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>>16868419
Good thing I like potatoes.
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>>16867131

Anime needs more characters like Gyanko.
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>>16866429
Minato should have been the main protagonist with Gyanko and Shimon as his teammates and the co-pilots for Tryon 3. Would have made for a much better show.
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