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PostPosted: Thu Feb 14, 2013 7:22 pm Reply with quote
Happy Hearts and Hooves Day, everypony! I was going to go for a romance theme in the specials today to match our front page, but would you believe every anime has a romantic plot or subplot? It's true! Even One Piece has Boa Hancock's very-relevant-to-the-plot crush on Luffy. If you can come up with an exception, I'd love to know what it is.

It never rains but it pours. After getting my Natsume figures last week, today I got Tidus and Lightning from the Trading Arts Mini line. First order of business: putting Squall on the Chocobo body, because that seems like the sort of thing that would annoy him and therefore amuse me.

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May I suggest Noein?

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February 20 marks the 51st anniversary of John Glenn's orbit around the Earth, and in keeping with the spirit of space exploration, we're offering up a prize featuring our own galactic adventurers from Martian Successor Nadesico. One grand prize winner will receive a copy of the Martian Successor Nadesico Complete Collection, which contains the TV series, the Prince of Darkness movie and the Gekigangar 3 OVA, along with a series postcard signed by director Tatsuo Sato. One runner up will also receive a signed postcard.

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I like this one.
There's a group in this spot, if the deal works. Stalled, but hopefully progress after the holidays.
Another title will go here. Probably not for a while yet though.
This one is still a long shot. A meeting was held, and progress was made. Expectations must be realistic.

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PostPosted: Thu Feb 14, 2013 7:34 pm Reply with quote
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If you can come up with an exception, I'd love to know what it is.

Azumanga Daioh
Chrono Crusade (I don't remember being romantic, but my memory...)
Claymore
Desert Punk
Dirty Pair (at least Flash doesn't)
Gunbuster
Haibane Renmei
Hellsing
Kekko Kamen
Lucky Star
Ninja Nonsense
Rideback
Samurai Champloo
Solty Rei
Strawberry Marshmallow
Weathering Continent
Voogie's Angel

That's just scanning my shelves. Again, some of those might actually have romance sub-plots, but I don't remember them. I thought about adding some others like Madoka or Strike Witches, but Japan loves yuri-teasing so much that's it hard to tell what's romantic and what's not sometimes.
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Dessa
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 14, 2013 8:29 pm Reply with quote
The King of Harts wrote:
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If you can come up with an exception, I'd love to know what it is.

Chrono Crusade (I don't remember being romantic, but my memory...)
Claymore
Hellsing


I'll object to those three.

Chrono Crusade: Both manga and anime hinted that Chrno had at least a crush on Rosette, and then there's all the stuff with Mary Magdalene in the manga...

Claymore: There is tons of yuri subtext all over the place in the manga, especially after the stuff where the anime ends.

Hellsing: Uh... wasn't there stuff going on between Seras and Pip?
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classicalzawa
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PostPosted: Thu Feb 14, 2013 9:08 pm Reply with quote
@KoH
Azumanga Daioh, doesn't that teacher have inappropriate crushes on children? I didn't say it was normal romance.

Anyway, the exceptions I can think of are:
Cromartie High School (there's not even over the top bromance here. And I don't quite think Hokuto's Henchman has a crush on him either)
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publicenemy333
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 16, 2013 4:09 am Reply with quote
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along with a series postcard signed by director Tatsuo Sato


Haha, kinda funny, I already have this exact postcard signed by him. I got it signed at AX. But hell, I'll enter anyway, you can never have too many lol
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