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Kilplow

  • Ohio
  • Joined Nov 4, 2007
  • 35 / M

When I first heard about “The Girl Who Leapt Through Time,” I was unimpressed.  After all, the entire plot was revealed in the title and time travel is a common cliché.  Despite strong reviews and testimonial from friends, I dreaded watching it and procrastinated.  When I finally did watch it, I was pleasantly surprised.  After pondering this fact, I realized that I respected the quality of the direction and acting--the actual premise wasn’t as important as I had previously determined.

I explain this because it defines what I like about anime over other media.  Anime is a medium that can convey a wide variety of different themes and ideas.  So instead of liking one theme or genre (say fantasy),  I find myself respecting and admiring shows that are quality first (in terms of voice acting, animation, character development, direction, music, etc); the theme itself is less important.

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wolfangel87 says...

I like your signature!  What anime is it?

Dec 16, 2007
Serge says...

wow, you make it sound like you havent see alot but you arent doing to bad.  You just need a bit more to catch me.  

Dec 5, 2007
Freewind says...

make a profile, and a signature and and do moar

Nov 16, 2007
wolfangel87 says...
Yay the same writer worked for me with Fushigi Yugi and Ayashi no Ceres but I just really don't like the animation in Ranma, it just bugs me. :( and I was so looking forward to it too because I liked InuYasha so much!
Nov 14, 2007
wolfangel87 says...

Well i hope you enjoy the site, I do have to say that the forums are very fun!

My dropped list is based on my preferences for the animation skills and have to do with some of the plots.  :) 

Nov 13, 2007