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The Edit List Blue Submarine #6
by Kyle Pope, Dec 3rd 2001
Thanks to Google's Archives I was able to find these. These are from the earlier days of Toonami's anime experience where the editing was a little more paranoid (not that things have improved all that much on Toonami). For a series depicting a genocidal war CN did their best to conceal the fact that massive casualities had been inflicted since Zorndyke first moved against humanity. This series seems to have gone into hiding on Toonami in favor of the longer and more benign shows in their library. Should it turn up again you'll now know what you will be missing.
Blue Submarine #6: Blues
1. Shadow defining mannequin's breasts removed.
2. Scene of Mayumi stepping on a syringe cut.
3. Shot of Hayami's nudie magazines cut.
4. Scene of Hayami lighting a cigarette on the roof cut.
5. Cigarette removed from Hayami's roof scenes. Nonetheless the smoke remains. Go figure.
6. Mutio's nipples removed. (Gutsy move on CN's part since it still remains obvious that Mutio is topless and her actual breasts remain otherwise unaltered.
7. Blood removed when Mutio bites Hayami's arm.
8. Mayumi's "kill" changed to "destroy".
Blue Submarine #6: Pilots
1 ASW operator's "ass" changed to "rear".
2. Scene of Mutio pulling the bleeding mermaid corpse out of the umikumo cut.
3. Scene's of Hayami smoking in the galley cut or the cigarette was digitally removed.
4. Hayami's "can I smoke" changed to "can I help".
5. Verg's "killed them all" changed to "got them all".
6. Scene of Verg sticking his tongue into a mermaid's mouth cut.
7. Scene of Verg chewing on Mutio's ear cut.
8. Opening of mission briefing snipped for time.
9. All cigarettes removed from the briefing room.
10. Zorndyke's "aren't you a Christian" changed to "aren't you religious".
11. Briefing room riot snipped for time.
12. Hayami's cigarette is now a toothpick.
13. Kino's "blood on your hands" changed to "dirt on your conscience".
14. Hayami's cigarette originally fell from his mouth but the toothpick stayed in place.
15. Scene of severed arm striking Hayami's cockpit blister cut.
16. Not an Edit... Iga's "Get that damn gate open now!" left intact. Censors must have missed that one.
17. Verg's "kill them" changed to "finish them".
Blue Submarine #6: Hearts
1. Hayami's "I didn't kill him" changed to "I didn't do it".
2. Hayami's "trying to kill me" changed to "trying to beat me".
3. Scene of Hayami's cigarettes drying cut.
4. Slow pan up Mutio's body cut (philistines!).
5. Cigarette removed from Hayami's mouth.
6. Hayami's "kill ten billion people" changed to "wipe out ten billion people".
7. Evolved Mutio's breasts removed.
8. Hayami's "kill him, kill him" changed to "get him, get him".
9. Verg's "kill" changed to "attack".
10. Hayami's "kill" changed to "destroy".
11. Verg's "kill" changed to "get".
12. Musuca's blood is now blue (this was really, really lame).
13. Scene of sinking, bleeding musuca cut.
14. Hayami's "pawns killing each other" changed to "pawns battling each other".
15. Yuri's "son of a bitch" changed to "blasted traitor".
16. Hayami's "bloodbath" changed to "Armageddon".
17. Iga's "both sides want blood" changed to "both sides want battle".
Blue Submarine #6: Minasoko
1. Mutio's nipples removed again.
2. Musuca blood removed from the Antarctic Ocean.
3. Adm. Gilford's "we're not going to die like this" changed to "we're not going down like this".
4. Hayami's "you're nuts" to Kino removed.
5. Frieda and Alexander's reparte after Blue 6 completes her loop cut.
6. Not an Edit... Evolved Mutio's got their breasts back.
7. Close range fight between Blue Fleet and the Musucas cut.
8. Breasts removed from Treewoman. (You win some, you lose some.)
9. Hayami's exchange with Zorndyke clipped for time.
10. Kino's "why did you kill them" changed to "what did they ever do to you".
11. Kino's "I'll kill you" changed to "you're gonna pay".
12. Zorndyke's "if you shoot me" changed to "if you hurt me" then "if you finish me". (Why? He didn't say "kill".)
13. Treewoman cropped out of shot of Zorndyke opening his shirt
14. Iga's "GO TO HELL" changed to "suck on this". (This was supposed to be an improvement!? What were they thinking?)
15. Zorndyke's "lid to Hell" changed to "Pandora's Box".
16. Zorndyke's "shoot me" changed to "eliminate me".
17. Verg's wounds now bleed blue. (And his hair is blue as well. Now I know how they do that. ^_^)
18. Verg's "you killed him" changed to "you did this".
19. Verg telling Hayami to die cut.
20. Blood removed from Hayami's face.
21. Verg's battering of Hayami shortened. Sprays of blood removed.
22. Scene of Verg strangling Hayami in the air shortened.
23. Verg's penis removed. (YOUCH!!!)
24. Spray of blood removed when Verg tears off his voicebox.
25. Hayami's cigarette removed. (He also grew his teeth back.)
26. Hayami's "I've killed so many people" changed to "I've destroyed so many people".
27. Numerous scenes with Zorndyke shortened for time.