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A TRUE man

In response to Mecha Guignol’s brave stand against the imposter Kamina: Long before TTGL, there was Martian Successor Nadesico. And long before Kamina, there was Gai Daigoji. He was born as humble Jiro Yamada, but within him was the spirit … Continue reading

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An elegy to the Aestivalis

This post was inspired by my final push to finish Martian Successor Nadesico, a mecha show involving rather more harem hi-jinks than mechs but which manages to be consistently awesome. I would make the modest proposal that the Aestivalis is … Continue reading

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Mapping the Uncharted Fandoms: Super Robot Wars

If you’re a fan of giant robots, chances are you might have heard of Super Robot Wars: possibly through the awesome music or videos on Youtube of ridiculously over-the-top attacks. For the uninitiated, it is a series of crossover games … Continue reading

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