Mysterious Girlfriend X

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  1. TheCoffeeGod

    TheCoffeeGod Active Member

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  2. LinkSword

    LinkSword POPEE BELIEVER

    I'm always really looking forward to watching different stuff like this one.

    I also dig the amateurish/simplistic art style, for whatever reason. I suppose this just reminds me of Sundome in every way.
     
  3. femcore

    femcore Well-Known Member

    Posted by femcore on Apr 2, 2012
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    This is lookin' like it'll be a fun show. Can't wait for that first ep.
     
  4. hoffstyle

    hoffstyle New Member

    No, just no. Sounds gross as fuck.
     
  5. randomredneck

    randomredneck Well-Known Member

    Hell no.
     
  6. gleipnir

    gleipnir Member

    It certainly gives a new meaning to the phrase "swapping spit," huh?

    (I wonder what on earth possessed the original creator to take the idea "addicted to someone else's saliva" and run with it...)
     
  7. BGMaxie

    BGMaxie Active Member

    Posted by BGMaxie on Apr 2, 2012
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    The only thing that makes me want to watch this one is that the image with the girl holding scissors and the guy with nervous face, make it look like it will be more than appearances can say. But honestly reading the thing about the saliva, makes it so gross that I hope the story can make me forget that grotesque part.
     
  8. Nihatclodra

    Nihatclodra Active Member

    I'm gonna watch this because it's different (the same reason that made me watch Ben-To), but I'm expecting to drop this fairly quick.
     
  9. LinkSword

    LinkSword POPEE BELIEVER

    I find shows about panty shots, lolis and humongous boobage way grosser than this.

    I guess it's just me. ;)
     
  10. Schizm

    Schizm Forum Moderator

    Posted by Schizm on Apr 4, 2012
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    Looking forward to this one. The animation style and colour pattern reminds me of Rumiko Takahashi and 90's anime in general. How could I not be interested in this? I don't care about the saliva bit that much (even though I can understand how it may gross some people out).
     
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  11. Tez

    Tez Member

    Posted by Tez on Apr 5, 2012
    #11
    I was hoping this would get an anime adaption so I looking forward to seeing it.

    I really don't think the saliva thing is that gross.
     
  12. sysmibmip

    sysmibmip New Member

    Let's all talk about our saliva tolerances. I'm mostly fine with it, if you ask me.
    I've waited for this for quite some time. Episode 1 was very satisfying. Animation and the colours used were superb. I never thought they'd preserve the style in the manga, but it works fine. Urabe's voice actress fit her character well, and as a jazz fusion fan the ending song was quite a pleasant surprise. Lots of major7s, even flat 5ths and 9ths for something on TV.
     
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  13. Nihatclodra

    Nihatclodra Active Member

    Episode 1:
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  14. Reat

    Reat Member

    Posted by Reat on Apr 8, 2012
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    People who are grossed out about saliva obviously haven't had much experience making out with people.
     
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  15. LinkSword

    LinkSword POPEE BELIEVER

    ^ I've been thinking the same thing. Whenever you do, say, a French kiss there's a saliva exchange of sorts. It's not quite the same as putting saliva from a desk into your mouth but it's still saliva all the same. No biggie in my opinion.
     
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  16. BGMaxie

    BGMaxie Active Member

    I don't think the issue is the saliva itself, the issue is how that guy tastes out of nowhere in the first place. You don't see that happening around do ya?
     
  17. onigafuchi

    onigafuchi New Member

    Background music is well done, animation is great, voice actors well suited for their roles, but I just can't get into it. The setting seems just a bit too far out there, and it keeps me from getting into it. Just makes me go "da fuq am I watching?"
     
  18. Nihatclodra

    Nihatclodra Active Member

    First episode in a nutshell:
    "Oh hey a new student who's really weird and sleeps a lot left some drool on the desk... nom. Oh shit, I think that saliva was laced with something!" "Nope, you're just love-sick: which I realized without any way, shape, or form of knowing." "Go out with me, I need my fix!" "Ok... btw, a magical voice in my head told me to lose my virginity to you, toodles."
    Seriously, dafuq!?
     
  19. randomredneck

    randomredneck Well-Known Member

    Yeah. Not like people can just think spit is gross...
     
  20. gleipnir

    gleipnir Member

    I'm glad they at least set up a sort of reasonable precedent for him deciding that tasting a gal's cold stagnant salivary output was a good idea and that he realized that was bizarre behavior.

    Kinda liking the old-school character designs. Mikoto reminds me of a Portuguese Water Dog - kinda fluffy, fidgety, and slobbery.

    This is weirdly cute for something that looks like a guy's finger-sucking-slash-personal saliva fetish in anime form.
     

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