Suisei no Gargantia

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Re: Suisei no Gargantia

Postby ZephyrStar » Wed May 01, 2013 9:00 am

Agreed, fantastic ep. One of the top shows this season for sure.
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Suisei no Gargantia

Postby TEKnician » Wed May 01, 2013 4:33 pm

Holy shit, wait a sec.

How did he get that bone in the first place??!!
Almost as hard as fighting a Holy Paladin.
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Re: Suisei no Gargantia

Postby EkaCoralian » Mon May 06, 2013 9:49 pm

Still my favorite show of the season. The swimsuit episode killed me. :lol:
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Re: Suisei no Gargantia

Postby ZephyrStar » Wed May 08, 2013 11:21 am

Beach episode \o/
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Re: Suisei no Gargantia

Postby post-it » Wed May 08, 2013 2:05 pm

too bad girls no longer look like this now-a-days T_T
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Re: Suisei no Gargantia

Postby pieetrr » Sat May 11, 2013 6:51 pm

First two eps were really great,last two eps really throwed me back.This should not evolve into some harem.
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Re: Suisei no Gargantia

Postby Otohiko » Sun May 12, 2013 12:58 am

Nah, I don't think it's really heading the harem way, but it definitely did turn out to be more of a chill series than something that's intense and plot-driven. More just world-building really. They make Gargantia look like a fairly cool place to live. I like the relatively peaceful last couple of eps, though they haven't done much for either plot or character development.

I bet you anything that by ep 8 or 9 they'll start getting back into some sort of heavier stuff. They can't leave the actual plot unresolved, so we'll see how it goes. I'm still very much enjoying this.
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Re: Suisei no Gargantia

Postby ibabrak » Sun May 12, 2013 4:33 pm

I wonder whether Chamber will ever run out of power :jester:
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Re: Suisei no Gargantia

Postby mirkosp » Mon May 13, 2013 2:26 am

It's obvious they're trying to depict a world which Ledo eventually grows attached to, as the drama's likely going to be an internal conflict for Ledo about whether staying on the Gargantia/helping them out or going back to space/fight against them or something along those lines. You can't just go back to the space and drama without any sort of buildup for the main character, otherwise his conflict wouldn't make sense to begin with. I'm not convinced that fanservice is exactly what cuts it for the job, but it's better than just skipping things altogether and say "yeah I've known you for a couple days tops but I'd rather help you out and go against my duty."
Also, there is no harem, let's not mistake harem and fanservice, there's just some romance tops (it's obvious that if anything happens, Amy's the only one as her friends really aren't meant to build a harem but are there just for the fanservice).
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Re: Suisei no Gargantia

Postby pacotacoshell » Mon May 13, 2013 4:09 am

Oh snap, a wild Hideauze appears! Hopefully we'll get some backstory on those things in the next few eps.

Loving the scenes with Ledo and Amy too. They're just the cutest. ;___;
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Re: Suisei no Gargantia

Postby EkaCoralian » Mon May 13, 2013 4:36 pm

The show's not absolutely riddled with it, but I did find myself a bit aggravated at how we've pretty much gotten two fanservice episodes in a row.
(I know its a festival dance, but do we really need closeups of the gals booties with looped shaking and all that? I liked Amy's dance at the end, though. That looked more graceful to me).

But I still think this is my favorite of the season. Next episode seems more Hideauze-focused since the end of episode 6. :up:
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Re: Suisei no Gargantia

Postby Otohiko » Mon May 13, 2013 7:18 pm

Yeah, I agree, it's got a bit fanservice-y in the last couple of eps, but it looks like it's getting on track with something now.

Spoiler :
Plot twist: Hideauze are actually from Earth?

Certainly the stuff about nanomachines and the various changes on Earth seems to hint that something is up.
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Re: Suisei no Gargantia

Postby TEKnician » Tue May 14, 2013 12:40 am

We all know what Ledo wants now. :ying:
Almost as hard as fighting a Holy Paladin.
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Re: Suisei no Gargantia

Postby post-it » Tue May 14, 2013 12:59 pm

... Amy has friends and it would be sad if she didn't however, giving the main character something worth fighting for is also a good plot! ( too many wars are faught w/o knowing what your fighting for.
... As to finding-out that your enimy is Dinner to others puts a whole new twist on any battlefield. ( Mu-Ha-Ha )
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Re: Suisei no Gargantia

Postby 8bit_samurai » Thu May 16, 2013 1:59 am

This is actually better than expected. Definitely one of the better shows this season.
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