Initial D Fifth Stage

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Initial D Fifth Stage

Postby mirkosp » Mon Oct 15, 2012 1:59 pm

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After... what, eight? Years, a sequel is here. I'm sure fans of the show are hyped to no end. They kept the CG car quality intact, too! :ying:
Welp, jokes aside, it looks like we didn't have an Inital D topic (strange, tbh), so here it is.
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Re: Initial D Fifth Stage

Postby Hagaren Viper » Mon Oct 15, 2012 6:14 pm

I'll definitely get into this eventually, I still have yet to finish Stage 4. Seems like its being release in some bi-weekly subscription format though? Seems like that might be a hard simulcast license, if someone like Funi is even interested.
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Re: Initial D Fifth Stage

Postby Jasta85 » Mon Oct 15, 2012 8:10 pm

several years ago I watched about the first half of the first series, it was pretty good but I never got around to finishing it. How are the following series? better than the first, about the same or worse? Trying to decide if it's worth picking up again.
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Re: Initial D Fifth Stage

Postby Kisagi » Mon Oct 15, 2012 8:36 pm

Well, its about time. Now it will have another wonderful season once again.

Wait, was there ever a second part of the live action movie? if there was then I must see it.
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Re: Initial D Fifth Stage

Postby Hagaren Viper » Mon Oct 15, 2012 9:25 pm

Jasta85 wrote:several years ago I watched about the first half of the first series, it was pretty good but I never got around to finishing it. How are the following series? better than the first, about the same or worse? Trying to decide if it's worth picking up again.


From what I've seen they've been better than the first so far. More focus on character interactions and development, though I hear 4 is pretty much ALL racing, so YMMV.

Theredflash66 wrote:Well, its about time. Now it will have another wonderful season once again.

Wait, was there ever a second part of the live action movie? if there was then I must see it.


Rumor had it that the sequel was supposed to come out this year but...not looking likely.
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Re: Initial D Fifth Stage

Postby Kisagi » Mon Oct 15, 2012 11:08 pm

Hagaren Viper wrote:Rumor had it that the sequel was supposed to come out this year but...not looking likely.


Ah, I see
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Re: Initial D Fifth Stage

Postby Kisagi » Wed Mar 13, 2013 9:19 pm

Episode 10 was soo tense, this was a really amazing episode. So far it gets me wondering on how it will end
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Re: Initial D Fifth Stage

Postby Hagaren Viper » Thu Mar 14, 2013 8:22 pm

Looks like the manga is confirmed to end, so perhaps the anime will end up covering the whole story as well.

http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/20 ... ing-finale
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Re: Initial D Fifth Stage

Postby mirkosp » Mon May 19, 2014 7:24 am

Bump for final stage.
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Re: Initial D Fifth Stage

Postby Kisagi » Thu May 22, 2014 12:26 am

noo!!! I don't want it to end!
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