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Post  Super Smash Bros. Fan on Sun Mar 28, 2010 6:47 pm

Mine would be Yu Yu Hakusho. It is an brillant anime, great visuals, great musics, fantastic fight scenes, and a story that can be easily followed. It's also relatively cheap. TehAnimatedGamer went out of his way to upload all 112 English episodes of Yu Yu Hakusho. Watch them while you can, you will not regret it.
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YYH, huh? I've seen that!

Post  Adminassassin on Sun Mar 28, 2010 9:34 pm

I have the whole set on DVD when they released them 2 Discs and 14 episodes at a time.
Then the next year, they released them 28 episodes at a time, AND cheaper. Razz

Anyway, i enjoyed the series, even though the Dark Tournament was a little slow and
wound up running for like, HALF the series.
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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  Super Smash Bros. Fan on Sun Mar 28, 2010 9:48 pm

Adminassassin wrote:I have the whole set on DVD when they released them 2 Discs and 14 episodes at a time.
Then the next year, they released them 28 episodes at a time, AND cheaper. Razz

Anyway, i enjoyed the series, even though the Dark Tournament was a little slow and
wound up running for like, HALF the series.

I personally think the Black Chapter Saga was the slowest one. There was always new opponents during the Dark Tournaments and something new happening to keep things fresh.
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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  kowwmann on Sun Mar 28, 2010 9:52 pm

top two
Code Geass
Rurouni Kenshin / Samurai X
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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  Super Smash Bros. Fan on Sun Mar 28, 2010 9:53 pm

kowwmann wrote:Rurouni Kenshin / Samurai X

I've seen a little of Rurouni Kenshin on Toonami. Would you recommend it to me?
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An agree and a disagree

Post  Adminassassin on Sun Mar 28, 2010 10:00 pm

I neve got into Rurouni Kenshin.
I will back the Code Geass recommendation all the way though. If only R2 (season 2) wasn't so darned expensive.
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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  kowwmann on Sun Mar 28, 2010 11:04 pm

yes, watch the first 2 seasons of kenshin and watch all three episodes of samurai X (i'd recommend samurai x first if possible) also, geass R2 goes downhill in entertainment value, but it's worth it if you can watch it all Very Happy
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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  Endgame on Mon Mar 29, 2010 3:03 am

My favorite is by far Fullmetal Alchemist, although S Cry Ed is up there too just for its general rediculousness and overall nostalgia.
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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  Ninty on Tue Mar 30, 2010 1:50 pm

I'm not a huge anime/manga fan, but I really enjoyed Azumanga Daioh, Fate/stay Night and Cowboy Bebop.
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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  Adminassassin on Wed Mar 31, 2010 11:32 pm

Series-wise, I really like Cowboy Bebop, Elfin Lied, Code Geass, Afro Samurai, Welcome to the NHK, and Samurai Champloo, among many others.

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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  Terra on Fri Apr 02, 2010 6:59 am

I haven't watched that many Anime's so it would have to be either Cowboy Bebop or Neon Genesis Evangelion. I've only really watched some of the more famous ones
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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  Super Smash Bros. Fan on Fri Apr 02, 2010 2:37 pm

Terra wrote:I haven't watched that many Anime's so it would have to be either Cowboy Bebop or Neon Genesis Evangelion. I've only really watched some of the more famous ones

I want to watch Neon Genesis Evangelion, but I really don't know where the episodes are. I'm hoping to see it anytime soon, it looks like an interesting concept.
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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  Terra on Sat Apr 03, 2010 5:04 pm

You can find the episodes online on quite a few different sites. I would seriously recommend watching them, it's a brilliant series. I'm currently waiting on the Rebuild Movie Series.
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some of my fav anime

Post  Reala on Mon Apr 05, 2010 9:03 am

Movies:
anything from Ghibli
Akira
Dead Leaves
FMA movie
Ghost in the Shell

Series:
Azumanga Daioh
Bobobo
FMA
Nanami Chan
Ninja Nonsense
Pugyuru
R.O.D the TV
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well, I like shoujo, so:

Post  soaring_wings on Mon Apr 05, 2010 4:58 pm

Revolutionary Girl Utena
Rose of Versailles
Escaflowne
Mai-HiME
Princess Tutu
Castle in the Sky
Juuni Kokuki
Hime-chan no Ribbon
Cardcaptor Sakura
Earth Maiden Arjuna

yeah, not all are shoujo, but vast majority are. =3
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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  Terra on Mon Apr 05, 2010 6:36 pm

Ah, I didn't think about Movies when doing my list. Here's some of my favourite Anime Movies

Ghost In the Shell
Ponyo
Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust
The End Of Evangelion
Grave Of The Fireflies
Akira
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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  Valentine on Wed Apr 07, 2010 9:57 am

I like Noir and Record of Lodoss War. Ranma 1/2 wasn't too bad in the first few seasons. Other than that, I probably haven't watched much else worth noting.

I still have to watch Evangelion, Escaflowne, and Yu Yu Hakusho... probably some other stuff, too.
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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  Super Smash Bros. Fan on Wed Apr 07, 2010 9:20 pm

Valentine wrote:I like Noir and Record of Lodoss War. Ranma 1/2 wasn't too bad in the first few seasons. Other than that, I probably haven't watched much else worth noting.

I still have to watch Evangelion, Escaflowne, and Yu Yu Hakusho... probably some other stuff, too.

You should defindently watch Yu Yu Hakusho as soon as possible. That show is just amazing. Look at TehAnimatedGamer for all the English episodes.
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Noir <3

Post  soaring_wings on Wed Apr 07, 2010 9:47 pm

Noir was really good. I liked all of Bee Train's girls with guns series. The only thing I wish was a little better was the pacing. I though Noir was a bit too slow. Madlax and El Cazador de la Bruja had better pacing in my opinion.
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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  Valentine on Fri Apr 09, 2010 2:10 pm

Super Smash Bros. Fan, yes, I will definitely try to watch Yu Yu Hakusho then. I had another friend who said it was really amazing, and I only ever got a chance to watch a few episode on adult swim years ago.

soaring_wings, I watched the first few episodes of Madlax, and I really hope to start watching it again. I've heard good things about those two shows.


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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  soaring_wings on Fri Apr 09, 2010 9:05 pm

Valentine wrote:
Oh, also, uhm, anyone use MAL? I have a profile there if you want to say hi or share some more recommendations. My screen name is hcammg.

yes, I do. I shall add you. I go by the same screen name there: soaring_wings
I used to change my screen name from site to site, but I finally settled on this one I use now. xD
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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  Valentine on Sat Apr 10, 2010 9:50 am

Thanks. I added you to BL too since I've seen you on there. Please feel free to leave recommendations on anything. I really appreciate it, especially for shows since I rarely have time to do research myself anymore. Once I have my PC, I'll start watching the anime that I haven't been able to finish.
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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  y2josh on Sun Apr 25, 2010 4:51 am

Dragon Ball Z... i'm boring I know Smile
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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  Dr_Wilder on Tue Apr 27, 2010 11:54 pm

Comedy:
School Rumble
Azumanga Daioh
Hayate the Combat Butler
Shin-Chan

Drama:
Welcome to the NHK
Code Geass
Death Note
Darker Than Black
Gunslinger Girl (Both of them, which makes me a heretic, apparently)
Baccano!

Guilty Pleasure:
Pani Poni Dash
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Re: What is your favorite anime?

Post  soaring_wings on Wed Apr 28, 2010 6:57 pm

Dr_Wilder wrote:
Guilty Pleasure:
Pani Poni Dash

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That really is a guilty pleasure. Razz
My guilty pleasure is josei romances Wink There are some really great ones where the girls aren't being forced into relationships (like some other types of anime/manga tongue) and the relationships are a tad more realistic than shoujo ones. I also like to read some cute innocent boy love and girl love from time to time. I've recently been getting more into those two (I totally recommend the manga, Asterisk for anyone who want to try out boy love. It has the cutest couple ever and the story is pretty good as well). Reverse harem used to be another guilty pleasure of mine, but I got annoyed by having mostly air headed female leads that would ruin the eye candy so I've started to avoid these.

I finished the first season of saiunkoku monogatari recently. I really enjoyed it. It was one of the few reverse harem anime that was actually quite good (probably because romance was secondary to character development). Main lead Shuurei was really a breath of fresh air in the current saturated moe anime. I only got mildly annoyed when a certain character could seduce Shuurei with ease, but she was so hostile to Ryuuki when he tried, which made her character a bit contradictory. I don't like when authors/directors do that because it messes up all the character development that they spend the last 20 episodes on. They did fix the mistake later, so I forgave them. Razz

I started watching the second season, and so far, it looks to be just as good. I wish I could read the light novels....
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