Mitsuboshi Colors

Discussion in 'Specific Anime Discussion' started by chii, Nov 6, 2017.

  1. chii

    chii Well-Known Member

    Posted by chii on Nov 6, 2017
  2. Guest

    Guest Guest

    Posted by Guest on Jan 7, 2018
    Episode One
    Nothing gets me invested in an anime more in the first forty-five seconds than a little girl breathing heavily as she exerts herself. Oh, and establishing shots of Tokyo.

    After the basic theme song we see two girls hanging in a shed and there's some really weird background music that sounds like a cutesy version of:

    "We've got trouble everyone!"
    "Is it poop?"

    Um...Why is this the first line...

    Kotoha is amazing.

    Well, I am surprised by how much I actually enjoyed this. It was cute, it was funny, and it was entertaining. It's nothing special but out of all the moe shows of the season so far it's the only one I've felt had some sort of heart and whimsy to it.
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  3. Etue

    Etue Database Moderator

    Posted by Etue on Jan 7, 2018
    Episode 1

    In terms of continuity I can see this rise above the other cute girl shows. Though they are dangerously young and we've already heard them talk about panties which could cause this show to play to the lolicon crowd (even) more than the other series. Overall I can't say I found this to be the best of the bunch but it's setting has some potential.
  4. Alebord

    Alebord Database Moderator

    Posted by Alebord on Jan 7, 2018
    That was fun!
    It could've been shorter, but it was still funny.

    That was better than i expected!
    (I could swear i already saw these characters in some henta thumbnail tho.)
    It had to have good comedy with that synopsis. :3
    The base story is as boring&generic as it could be, but it's funny enough to make up for it. There's no police officer at my door yet too, so that's nice.
    I'm not sure i can sit through multiple episode of that, but i'll watch more for sure since that first one was fine. (It might get boring if it stays that way because of the episode length.)
    Also, Kotoha is something special, really funny..
  5. SentientCrab

    SentientCrab Member

    Noticed some weird things in the first ep. Finger positioning looks really weird sometimes, some early shots of Blue are missing the cameras in her 3DS, and Yellow's glasses will disappear randomly. The mangaka doesn't seem to know how to draw different faces, even his other work looks pretty similar, but they all have their own color so that's not an issue. It's so moe and it's so pandering, but man is it fun to watch.
  6. randomredneck

    randomredneck Well-Known Member

    The blue haired one kinda scares me...
  7. Guest

    Guest Guest

    Posted by Guest on Jan 8, 2018
    As well Kotoha should.
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  8. SentientCrab

    SentientCrab Member

    This show really grew on me since ep 1 and I've been waiting the whole week for this. I read a little of the manga so I had already seen 2/3 skits they did here, but that didn't take away from the enjoyment at all. The timing, voice work, animation, sound effects, all flawless. Also the OP on this is fantastic, not sure how I forgot about it. Probably my favorite OP of the season, and there's some good ones.
  9. Etue

    Etue Database Moderator

    Posted by Etue on Jan 14, 2018
    Well, the background characters in the second episode tended to be bad CG but it does look pretty good otherwise.
  10. SentientCrab

    SentientCrab Member

    Looked at the station scene again, wow that's pretty awful. Was too busy watching yellow.
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  11. randomredneck

    randomredneck Well-Known Member

    Episode 2.
    In fairness, a sign saying "Wet Paint" probably would have been better than a generic "No entry" sign.
  12. AdmiralMuffin

    AdmiralMuffin Well-Known Member

    Episodes 1 & 2:

    Finally started this. Yep. The Ichigo Mashimaro vibes are strong. Similar art-style, tone and humor. Hell I had to double check if this was made by the same guy when this was first announced. Sacchan is literally Miu with a different hair-style and color and Yui looks a lot like Chika but with Matsuri's personality.
  13. randomredneck

    randomredneck Well-Known Member

    Episode 3.
    ...Huh. We do eventually all become poop...that's a thinker there...
  14. q66

    q66 Active Member

    Posted by q66 on Jan 22, 2018
    [at episode 3] Pretty much the closest thing we'll get to Yotsuba&! but as anime, and that's at least something I guess; with these shows one can never tell if it's just "cute" or "pedo" instead, but in this case it's definitely the first one and the comedy is very similar, with simple but effective gags on top. The visuals are upper middle tier, the backgrounds and overall art style are pleasing, but animation occasionally takes visible shortcuts. Overall pretty good so far. The old man is the best.
  15. randomredneck

    randomredneck Well-Known Member

    Episode 4.
    This show is basically a contest for me every episode. Between who steals the episode more. Blue or Yellow. Blue came out strong.

    But Yellow wins with this bit.
  16. SentientCrab

    SentientCrab Member

    Worst ep so far.
    Wow there was some lazy animation/no animation in this episode. I sure love watching still images move by that aren't drawn any better than anything else in the series. I loved the buildup to Red's Sansa dance only to be met with a gross looking slideshow.
    Who approved this? She looks like the scream.
    In previous episodes the charm was the characters and their interactions with events, but in this the emphasis is more on the actual events and the idea that the colors are involved, but there wasn't anything in the show that made the events appealing. Bread shop section was mildly passable, but once Moka entered it became more about Moka v Nono and it became uninteresting because the colors weren't allowed to derail the plot.
  17. randomredneck

    randomredneck Well-Known Member

    Episode 5.
    Ha. Fake depressing story. Totally made up.
    *Quick Google check*
    ...Oh my God, that's depressing...I'm going to the zoo and throwing the elephants a snack.
  18. randomredneck

    randomredneck Well-Known Member

    Episode 6.
    Behold, a child's spirit being crushed by reality.
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  19. TurkeyGami

    TurkeyGami Well-Known Member

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  20. randomredneck

    randomredneck Well-Known Member

    I have a feeling she'd be a Widow main. One of the ones who can't hit the broad side of a barn, and blame the "lag".
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