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Previous thread: >>15252799

>Links for beginners
Torrents:
http://www.nyaa.eu/?page=search&cats=5_19&term=Sentai&offset=1
DDL:
https://mega.co.nz/#F!94IVTKDC!p7Pzw5Me6IdTvL5tv8k6qQ

>List of subbed series:
https://lovexcare.wordpress.com/releases/super-sentai-guide/
http://tokusubs.wikia.com/wiki/Tokusubs_Wiki

>Super Hero Time OSTs:
https://mega.co.nz/#F!fddkkZiK!fau0lSCNv0MedCNpS_Ihew


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>>15264938
>if they agree I am proven right
>if they disagree there are excuses why I am right and they are the ones wrong

Come up with a way then, dingus.
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>>15264929
Bullshit. Goseiger was hated back before it aired but gets a ton of respect in these threads over the past few years. Alata gets praised a ton as do the villain designs. Goseiknight was always liked too. The biggest complaint was that people found the cast ugly and that was before the show even aired. It didn't help that it was sandwiched between a really popular show in Shinkenger and a show that got tons of people into the franchise with Gokaiger.
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>>15264970
>a ton of respect in these threads over the past few years
no it doesn't
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>>15265034
Yes there has been. People re-evaluated Alata as a pretty good Red that gets really heated when he needed to. He cared about his team and the Earth very much.
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>>15265040
It was like one guy and some other peeps being like "yeah I guess"

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>>15261588
>everyone on /m/ flips the fuck out whenever a show has terrestrial combat
They do? Maybe I haven't been looking for it, but I've never seen a single post flipping out solely because robots fight on earth instead of in space.
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>>15246781
IBO does the "pan and zoom a high res image to portray movement" worse than any gundam i've ever seen, and that's current.
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The shot lancer is a silly weapon.
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>>15258066
nigga of all the geass webms I've flooded this board with, you had to pick the worst of the bunch
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>>15265022
Thanks for reminding me that dumb cunt helped ruin what should have been the greatest Gundam movie.

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It's been over a decade since we last had a good anime dedicated to dogfights. Why is this such a niche anyway? The only alternatives to Macross I can think of are Yamato, Yukikaze and that Honneamise sequel that will likely never get off the ground.
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>>15255008
It's because the only people creating anime now are only people who grew up on anime, they mostly have no other interests.

Before we had people with all kinds of hobbies and lifestyles in the industry, and now it's full of lowbrow otaku.
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>>15255008
Well, gundam has tons of dogfights, since MSes are actually aerospace fighters with legs anyway.
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>>15265017
>since MSes are actually aerospace fighters with legs anyway.
"no"
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>>15264966

Yeah, you can thank the 80s for starting that.
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>>15265021
It meant to implement the AMBAC system for high maneuverability and energy efficiency, and their feet are just used for intra-colony combat. It was intended to replace a traditional fighters on space, especially when space debris becomes widespread due to war. Hell, there's reasons why 0083 was called "Top Gun in space", and MS pilots are treated like their fighter counterpart.

It's implied in IGLOO that they're kinda shit on earthbound combat since they're heavy as fuck, thats why Dom and their hover legs and giant tank projects exist.

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Or, alternatively, un/m/entionables. It's hip and cool to integrate board letters into words, right?

/m/ works that generally get extremely little coverage.
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>>15261315
http://libgen.io/comics/index.php?s=gear%20wildbluezero
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>>15260936
>For those who don't know, it's a tie-in-ish book of sorts for the IREM submarine sidescroller SHMUP "In The Hunt".
What the fuck? I liked that game, I had NO IDEA it had a manga. Now I wanna read it.
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>>15261263
I picked up the colored version on Amazon for cheap. Seriously; used on Amazon right now it's just five bucks.

>>15261650
It's not translated unfortunately, and again is a bit light on submarine action I feel.
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Q-Ko Chan really doesn't get mentioned much 'round here.
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>>15265019
Sure, but I live in shithole Romania and no one ships here except for the Amazon Prime links.
>>15265025
I really gotta check out this guy's work since his art style is fantastic. Wasn't big on his FLCL since I think the anime interpretation of the premise is perfect but I'm sure I'd love his other stuff.

He also did some MariMite comedy doujin that looked cute.

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***READ THE GUIDE***

https://docs.google.com/document/pub?id=1Tr8UyF2Xg5Ojqw0sxcO7oIG7IIsJPes3lMO5pHZKu5o

***READ THE GUIDE***

*** THERE IS NO "GUNPLA GENERAL" DISCORD SERVER. IGNORE AND FILTER THE TRIPFAGS SNAPFIT-KUN (!jyii1UI8x.) AND AIRBRUSH-KUN (!P37CHgxil2) WHO SPAM THE THREAD AND SAY OTHERWISE.

THERE IS ONLY A TEXT CHANNEL ON THE /m/ DISCORD: https://discord.gg/TGjVRAG AND NOTHING ELSE.***

For those new to gunpla/plamo or even just new to this thread; please read the guide. Please read it before asking questions, as there is a chance it has already been answered there.

For those unfamiliar, "plamo" is a shortened form of "plastic model". If it's made of plastic, someone can probably help you here!
If you're new, you're gonna fuck up. Don't worry! If you're experienced, don't make the new people worry!


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>>15264524
>what is the most non-graze graze custom to sneak into the entry?

That's a secret for another 24 hours, bud.

>Zeta-Graze okay?
Depends on how much is Zeta and how much is Graze, desu. I'd need to see it to tell

>>15264665
Technically it ends on March 1st, but if you send it in a few hours late it's alright.
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>>15264813
Just throwing a Graze head onto a thing isn't gonna cut it, sadly
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Is there any prizes this time around?
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Since gundam guy is trash what's a good English place to get gundam/ gunpla news?

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Mecha Tabletop Games

Let's hear about the /m/ themed games you're in, or what systems you enjoy using. Last thread reached the post limit so I know you guys are out there.
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>>15264158

Give the guy a break. Obviously english isn't his first language, but still -- he writes a second language better than you probably can.

And what he means is, "He got kicked out of R. Tal exactly because he asked that question." (Namely, where the fuck the new Mekton is.)

Go read the thread, it's quite a story.
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>>15263655
>Well, brushfire wars can be fun to play.
They are, that's why it's a shame Mars is the only viable place they can happen.

JC was set up with the Jovian Confederation as the Feddy expy and CEGA as the Zeke expy, with Mars providing the terrestrial battlefield and Venus being "the man behind the curtain." Mercury was just there for people who wanted to play caravan guards in space.

It wasn't really meant to be more than that, and trying to make it something more than that ended up detracting from the setting.
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>>15264068
>>15264346
Yeah, my bad.

That IS quite the read, it makes me honestly wonder if Mike Pondsmith and Kevin Sembeida are the same person...
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So what made folks think that the old Star Wars D6 system would be good for a mecha game?

The fighters and walkers?
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>>15265008
See
>>15222803

Heavy Gear D6 is proof enough that it can work. I myself have run more than a few successful D6 System and Mini Six based mecha games and it works surprisingly well.

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Confess your sins /m/ and Jesus will forgive you.
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GMs a shit
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>>15239999
I like you and your quads
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>>15263673

They try to justify it as the priest taking Kira to Plant because he assumes the Earth Forces can't be trusted anymore and bringing him back to EA territory without the AA there will just have them let him die.

He's partially correct, but they still bring him to Lacus for treatment rather than general Zaft medical, and this is ignoring that Orb is right there and would have been happy to take him back.
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>>15236235
>0083 was garbage in everything aside from animation

isn't this basically the consensus? Designs and music were good as well IMO
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>>15235597
Not that anon, but I've seen you around and I'm really glad you source the stuff you post.

The only reason I plan on watching Eva is because I want to see what all the fuss is about. It honestly doesn't sound like my thing, and if it wasn't as popular I probably would've just ignored it.

I use MAL to keep track of all the shows I want to watch.

I've made a giant robot itabag and I'm going to expand it once I can get a bigger base bag.

Ryouma is my husbando.

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im looking for have a favorite mecha, post the most aesthetic,
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Here
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and here
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>>15263780
Man flauros shelling mode looks a lil diffirent than i remember.
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unf s t h e t i c
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I like this one

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Episode 45 - Ver. 7.0
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Did this show ever get good?
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>>15264928
No.
I'm just stuck on the ride
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>>15264928
It's the worst Gundam franchise in recent years. Its on par with Build Fighters as being utter crap. Give me back my Freedom/00/Unicorn power level Gundams, enough of this stupid underpowered crap.

Here's a list of things that would utterly wreck every Gundam in the IBO universe:
1) Qan-T
2) Unicorn
3) Guntank
4) My eraser
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>>15264975
>guntank
cant we at least stay friends?
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>>15264975
Ok, sure Bobby, but power levels have nothing to do with the show being good or not. Now, I want you to sit down and think about this for a moment, Bobby. No, no, your mommy can't help you on this one, Bobby. You got to do it all on your own, mmkay?

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Holy shit boys, we are at a new level of happening in 3D

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-7xvqQeoA8c
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>>15264826
Is that a rocket firing off in it's foot?
How impractical would using rockets as a speed booster or jump pack for a ground vehicle/mecha be?
Would they make much difference for something that heavy?
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>>15264849
Yes, many ATs have booster rockets in their feet to help them go even faster.
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>>15264849
For land units, there isn't really anything in real life that needs to go that quickly while on the ground, so it's rare if not non-existent. Besides, rockets are somewhat difficult to control so they wouldn't be that reliable, while jet engine pods would be large and complicated (needs fuel system of its own or tied into the vehicle's fuel supply). Any time that the equipment isn't being used, it would be dead weight and reduce the mobility and speed of whatever it was attached to, so some kind of tradeoff has to be made. In real life, a small enough external rocket or jet engine that wouldn't be cumbersome probably wouldn't provide enough thrust to be very useful in the first place. They would never have enough fuel and propellant to last as long as they do in anime either.

Heavy aircraft can have JATO/RATO equipment for assisted takeoff, but such things are more or less disposable and usually aren't kept after takeoff.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/JATO
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>>15264876
>That posture

Placing boosters horizontally on the back seems like a much safer design option if you ask me.
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>>15264266
Oh god it's just like the robot in my dream

they had jumping power to reach the tree tops and could hang on the sturdier branches

operators would use them for camouflage, to increase vision range, and for sniping

they wore computerized goggles for data acquisition and communications

and the biggest issue plaguing us was the advent of a new drug that heightened psychic potential, proliferated on the streets even though it was a controlled substance

people feared to walk outside, and even the common man gained the ability of faster than sight reflexes and short-term precognition

and those who were already espers were like demigods who walked amidst the fiercest carnage unscathed

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How can any other character design even compete?
Why hasn't Japan fully embraced the THICC? Why do they like their skeleton women?
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>>15264978
No. You're an idiot.
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>>15264992
>that body
A muscular woman like that will have problems with fertility and giving birth. That's objectively unhealthy for a female. Also, you're really, really gay.
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>>15265002
You're the gayboi here
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>>15265010
Porkchops is gonna need either a triple bypass surgery or breast removal because her massive tits give her extreme back pain.

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I knew Walkure would be the one thing that managed to justify Delta existing.
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>>15261095
>There's nothing wrong with Delta,

except the plot and general handling of the characters and story
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>>15264961
I liked Delta more than F mainly because it had
1) more likeable MCs
2) interesting adversaries who are not just "lol zerg hivemind"
That being said, there was not nearly enough focus on mecha, songs were not fitting to the action scenes, triangle missed one corner and secondary plotlines were all over the place. But it is bashed for having an idol group (yeah, that totally doesnt fit the Macross, amirite gaaaaiz?!) and flat characters, while Frontier seems to be praised as some kind of golden standard. I can't fucking understand that.
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>>15265004
Frontier has had a decade and two movies to mellow out the 'wtf its got grils ewwwwww' underage/overnostalgic fags who shitposted it in 2008.
Also I personally thought that Delta didn't feel like it had a definite end to it, while Frontier had a conclusion to its story, where the adversaries fucked off permamently and the MC achieved his goals.

Delta definitely isn't the Worst Macross Ever, though.
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>>15265004
>2) interesting adversaries

The windys. Really? That's who you think is more interesting? A race of people too retarded you wouldn't want them to handle sharp scissors let alone a space nuke?
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>>15265004
>who are not just "lol zerg hivemind"

Man, you are seriously retarded. Roid's grand master plan was the exact same as Grace's, to turn all of humanity into a hive mind because ripping off that particular plot point from Evangelion without any of the context that made it interesting in the first place is the surest way to out yourself as a fucking hack writer.

Who is your favourite Gundam MC? Mine is pic-related.
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>>15263142
Mika
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Setsuna was the highlight attraction of S2 over S1 simply because he has a much higher sense of maturity and was willing to tone out his Gundam-to-God complex for a more extrovert style of getting to know his teammates, as well as Saji and Marina who represent the humanity he is fully intending to save from the harshness of war.
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00 isn't my favorite Gundam show, much less /m/ related, but Setsuna is one of my top MC's.
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I like Seabook because we never get to see him have pointless, ideological tantrums, and his super newtype hax aren't as annoying as others'.

The runner-up is probably Judau, whose greatest character flaw was that he had friends.
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pity bump

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On this day thirty years ago, the first episode of Bubblegum Crisis was released. Share any fond memories, or your favorite things from the show!
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>>15263915

Thanx for the heads up. It's fine. (I've actually been reading that thread too.)

>>15263864

The number one change I'd make to the BGC RPG would be to change the stats on the Hardsuits -- I'd change their maneuverability so as to increase the wearers' Reflexes and Dexterity, rather than reduce them. I really don't know what I was thinking. ...Actually I do. I was thinking backwards.
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Wow... are Mike Pondsmith and Kevin Siembieda the same person?
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>>15264473

No, very much not. I've never met Kevin, but I can tell you Mike's not the type to threaten to sue anyone at the drop of a hat.

Then again, Kevin's managed to keep his company publishing all this time...
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>>15264403
Man, a full-Fuzion conversion of Mekton's construction system would've been great. I think somebody made an unofficial plug-in doing just that, but I'm not sure how well it works.
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>>15264986

That's really difficult. Interlock and Fuzion are very similar but have some differences which make direct conversion a lot more difficult than one would guess. Folks online have done it though.

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Apologize.
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CDA > all
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>>15251962
Roux saved ZZ
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>>15256944
I unironically agree with you.
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>>15264646

That's not the answer he was looking for YOU DENSE FAGGOT.
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>>15251962
Unicorn is better than any actual Tomino Gundam



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