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GoldCrusader



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PostPosted: Sat Sep 07, 2019 10:02 am Reply with quote
Saw it at the Fantasia world premiere. Beautiful little short. Highly recommend checking it out.
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gridsleep
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 07, 2019 10:28 am Reply with quote
Is the yokai a bird or a rat? Or some combination? I can't tell.
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MarshalBanana



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PostPosted: Sat Sep 07, 2019 11:06 am Reply with quote
It looks like it was made by Studio 4°C, not WIT.
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HoboSoup



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PostPosted: Sat Sep 07, 2019 11:10 am Reply with quote
Looks fantastic!

gridsleep wrote:
Is the yokai a bird or a rat? Or some combination? I can't tell.


I assume you're talking about the guy with horns? He's not a yokai, and he's not a bird or a rat. As the summary described, he's mysterious and has a demonic appearance.
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 07, 2019 11:45 am Reply with quote
I can't wait for this to be subbed! I have all the manga up to volume 7 so far, which just got release, and I love it! Very Happy
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 07, 2019 7:30 pm Reply with quote
HoboSoup wrote:
Looks fantastic!

gridsleep wrote:
Is the yokai a bird or a rat? Or some combination? I can't tell.


I assume you're talking about the guy with horns? He's not a yokai, and he's not a bird or a rat. As the summary described, he's mysterious and has a demonic appearance.


The article says "demonic guardian."
If it looks like a yokai, and walks like a yokai, and quacks like a yokai...
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PostPosted: Sat Sep 07, 2019 8:57 pm Reply with quote
Almost looks like the work of Russian animator Yuri Norstein (not too surprising, as the manga looks like it could come from a European artist).

Looking forward to this.
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LantisEscudo



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PostPosted: Sun Sep 08, 2019 8:41 am Reply with quote
MarshalBanana wrote:
It looks like it was made by Studio 4°C, not WIT.


It really does. It looks to me like it's taking visual cues from Comedy, which was one of the shorts in the Sweat Punch anthology back in 2002.
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