Category Archives: moments of 2009

Moments of 2009: Please Don’t Call This a Comeback (Gundam 00 Finale)

While I don’t think Mobile Suit Gundam 00 is a great show, even within the Gundam franchise; it did many things that I love and a couple of those are what I’m going to remember here. It attempted to re-tell … Continue reading

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Moments of 2009: A Definitive Portrayal How Mecha Can Rule the Battlefield

No I’m not talking about realism. I’m just interested in a more or less complete picture in how mecha can change the face of warfare. It’s the conceit of Gundam, and any real robot show for that matter. From the … Continue reading

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Moments of 2009: This is Our Budokan! Yes I’m talking about Yui

It’s silly, and probably never meant to touch, move, or inspire anyone. Maybe get a few laughs, get a few people to HNGGGH, to fap, or more specifically buy merchandise, K-ON! isn’t a show where people expect something powerful. I … Continue reading

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Moments of 2009: Kyon Fulfills His Destiny

The conceit I make here is how I posit Kyon as a harem lead, despite not being a bland and blank character upon which a (male) viewer can impose himself as if to imagine himself in the situations surrounded by … Continue reading

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Moments of 2009: Do We Really Want Time Skips in Real Life? Toradora! Finale

I must say I’m a big fan of time skips. I love how Turn A Gundam used it in its epilogue, showing Loran with longer hair that somehow sold the image of his ‘maturing.’ I am thrilled at how Tengen … Continue reading

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