Tag Archives: theory

Gundam Villains And Sexual Deviancy (Do They Go Hand In Hand?)

The top right corner features the image in question that has sparked some pretty interesting discussion A lot of people have expressed surprise and even shock at this picture of Alejandro and Ribbons hugging that has been inserted into the special … Continue reading

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Lies and Truth, Epistemology and Semiotics, to Know Mugi is to know God (Yuri-ka!), The Quixotic Quest of Language; and OH YES Eureka 7

[This post is quite indulgent, and contains no spoilers]. I’ve fallen pretty hard for Eureka SeveN, having experienced it so far as a delightful coming-of-age love story and the power of friendship with interesting characters painstakingly fleshed out against a … Continue reading

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Toward a Quantification of Love FOR ANIMU Part 1a: The Value of Rewatchability through the Lens of Eternal Recurrence

In last week’s article, we talked about evaluating anime in terms of their ability to deliver rewatchable moments for us viewers. The place of the “rewatchability ratio” as the first in our series of evaluation ratios is no accident because … Continue reading

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Toward a Quantification of Love FOR ANIMU Part 1: The Re-watchability Ratio

In this series of posts, We Remember Love would like to propose quantitative measures for rating anime in form similar to financial ratios used for evaluating the performance of stocks. These ratios are not to be taken as absolute measures … Continue reading

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On understanding anime and each other: survival and domination

I’m learning a few things after 6 weeks of blogging anime. There does seem to be an inversely proportional relationship between my effort put into a post and the attention/commentary it recieves. My previous post, which in hindsight was under-theorized, … Continue reading

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