Shinsekai Yori

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Shinsekai Yori

Postby mirkosp » Mon Oct 15, 2012 1:04 pm

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ANN wrote:The story is set in Japan a millennium from now. Five children — the protagonist Saki, Satoru, Maria, Mamoru, and Shun — have been born and raised in a tranquil town that can be described as a utopia, overflowing with water and green foilage. The world is ruled by people who have the cursed power or the gods' power of telekinesis.

After a certain incident, Saki and the others come to realize the true nature of their world. Before long, they learn everything, including the bloody history that brought humanity to this state. The five throw themselves into life-threatening adventure and fighting to protect friends and a world on the brink of collapse.
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Re: Shinsekai Yori

Postby pacotacoshell » Mon Oct 15, 2012 3:46 pm

Pretty good so far. There's nothing really bad that I can point out just yet.
Also,
Spoiler :
dear God, that starry river scene was really nice.
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Re: Shinsekai Yori

Postby mirkosp » Mon Oct 15, 2012 3:54 pm

Random trivia from other forums I visit: the scene at the beginning of ep 3 which is reminiscent of TTGL is by Jun Arai. No coincidence. ;)
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Re: Shinsekai Yori

Postby EkaCoralian » Tue Oct 16, 2012 12:29 pm

I really hope this show achieves the same level of greatness throughout. I loved the hell out of episode 1, episode 2 was pretty cool and episode 3 was a little slower I thought but seemed to pick itself up a little more once
Spoiler :
the spirit introduced itself.
I'm really hoping the thing about seeing the cat spirit is references again though. It's like they just... left it. Obviously it's important, though.
(And the disappearing kids that no one seems to notice? Wonder if that's got something to do with the hypnosis).
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Re: Shinsekai Yori

Postby pacotacoshell » Tue Oct 16, 2012 1:22 pm

What's really bad is that MAL's synopsis spoiled what's going to happen for the next 2-3 episodes. :l

So don't read the MAL synopsis everyone. ;__;
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Re: Shinsekai Yori

Postby ZephyrStar » Fri Oct 26, 2012 10:52 am

Infodumplol.

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STILL MORE WORLDBUILDING, but at least some things are happening. Oh, and Balloon-dogs are real. Shit.
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Re: Shinsekai Yori

Postby ZephyrStar » Tue Oct 30, 2012 9:27 pm

What the..... did this just lose like... 3/4 of it's budget? :dino:
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Re: Shinsekai Yori

Postby kireblue » Tue Oct 30, 2012 10:10 pm

Spoiler :
*monk gets obliterated in explosion*

Everyone's reaction: look at those bones!
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Re: Shinsekai Yori

Postby ZephyrStar » Wed Oct 31, 2012 8:54 am

Spoiler :
Seriously though, this latest episode looked more like an animatic than an actual finished episode...I spotted multiple pieces of background art that were clearly drawn with a tablet and just scribbled in...I hope this isn't an indication of how things will continue...this ep felt like a whole different show compared to the first 3...
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Re: Shinsekai Yori

Postby ZephyrStar » Mon Nov 12, 2012 2:27 pm

Well, shit continues to get quite real.
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Re: Shinsekai Yori

Postby Chained(E)Studio » Fri Dec 14, 2012 10:35 am

Why isn't more people watching this or commenting? You are so missing out on a great show here >.>
Its soo good, my favourite this season.

Spoiler :
I just wish Shun wasn't dead already :/ He was my favourite character in this and boom he is gone now. My favourite ship is gone with him too, boo.
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Re: Shinsekai Yori

Postby Chained(E)Studio » Thu Dec 27, 2012 3:18 am

awesome, awesome, awesome o-o
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Re: Shinsekai Yori

Postby pacotacoshell » Thu Dec 27, 2012 4:00 am

I would just like to say that episode 11 was too freaking intense.
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SHUN FEEEEEEEEELS ;__________;
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Re: Shinsekai Yori

Postby pacotacoshell » Thu Dec 27, 2012 4:01 am

And by 11 I mean 10 <____<
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Re: Shinsekai Yori

Postby ibabrak » Sun Jan 06, 2013 4:47 pm

I finally caught up to this serie and man! This serie needs more lov. It's probably the best anime of the year. Their world is just so awesomely explained and everything is just so well executed. :up: :awesome:
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