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2nd Made in Abyss Compilation Film's Visual Revealed

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PostPosted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 8:37 am Reply with quote
I've seen a lot of compilation films in my time, but this one confuses me! Compilations make a lot of sense if they are condensing a long series into a shorter easier-to-digest format. Other reasons which make sense would be if they are adding new scenes, or perhaps redoing some of the animation, like they did with Madoka Magica. But making two compilation movies out of Made in Abyss? That seems odd.

At 13 episodes it is hardly a long series. If we ignore the OP and ED which are duplicated every time we have fewer than 20 minutes of content per episode, and even then some of that is duplicated since several of the episodes begin with an exact recap of prior events from the previous episode. In the end we have about 4 hours of original content. And it's being made into two compilation movies? That isn't much to edit out! I sincerely hope they will be throwing some new content in there too otherwise I don't really see much of a point to it. Maybe it's nothing more than a means of getting the films into a theatrical release to drum up hype for the 2nd season?

Anyway, I love Made In Abyss and I hope there is more to these films than just a simple recap edit!
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 11, 2018 11:46 am Reply with quote
Production of a sequel is underway.


Compilation films are.....well.....let's just say they are disappointing when you just want more story. Anime hyper
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 13, 2018 4:19 pm Reply with quote
I love this article. Straight to the point and giving me the info I want!
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