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 No.31035[View All]

What was the most disappointing anime you have ever watched? For me personally, it was Sailor Moon Crystal. I'm a big Sailor Moon fan and I was pumped for the new series to come out, even though it kept getting delayed I didn't care, I just wanted to feel the magic I felt watching the series for the first time again. But when the show aired in the summer of 2014 i was met with a show with extremely sloppy animation, poor writing and really just an underwhelming vibe to it. It was just such a gut punch to see my favorite show get treated with such a mishandled and mediocre retelling.
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 No.35335

>>35324
>Anybody liking something i don't is only pretending to like it

>I deliberately watched a series that was produced for a demographic other than my own, and now I am mad. How could this be happening to me?


What about them was disappointing? The general tone and style of the shows' humour, storytelling, and content can be accurately gauged from watching just a few clips. Did you just dive head-first in to whatever hip series /a/ was talking about without trying to figure out ahead of time if it is something you'd enjoy? I mean obviously you watched all those series because otherwise you wouldn't be posting in this thread. Or does the mere existence of these series disappoint you? In that case, what direction would you like to see the anime which you pirate for free go?

 No.35353

>>35324
/a/ has shit taste, what did you expect?

>>35333
It's pretty overrated, Anno is a complete hack.


>Sailor Moon Eternal coming out soon

>Not a single person cares
Pretty sure Crystal is still one the biggest flops of all time.

 No.35357

>>35324
watch anime in a vacuum completely outside of media, imageboards, other opinions, and you wont ever feel the need to make bitter posts online about X becayse Y group likes it. your mind is poisoned and the experience of watching it is sabotaged from the start

 No.35358

>>35333
filtered
>>35353
>Anno is a complete hack
are you another one of those retards that thinks he was saying "I called it Evangelion because it sounds complicated" unironically?

 No.35362

>>35358
get over it evageek, not everybody likes your show

 No.35369

I made it about five episodes into Lain and just couldn't get into it.

 No.35371

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It was a decent show up until near the end, it got rushed, and the finale was quite disappointing.

The movie was alright.

 No.35376

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>>35371
thought I was the only one here who knew about the series, have you read the sequel? the mc is momotaro's son

 No.35459

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What a retarded waste of time this turned out to be!
>the entire joke is it's edgy hamtaro with outdated unfunny late 90's raunchy humor

 No.35460

>>35459
shit taste

 No.35462

>>35460
Nah, I tried to like it, but it was pretty goddamn lame.

 No.35468

>>35459
>outdated unfunny late 90's raunchy humor
shut the fuck up kid

 No.35564

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Valentine's Day in anime always disappoints.

 No.35638

Marai nikki diary's, fallowed by sword art online.

 No.35659

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>>31035
Keep Your Hands Off Eizouken!

I had been looking for a new anime and it kept showing up in top anime of 2020 lists after some googling. I hated the comedy attempts in it. I didn't care much for the character interactions or the character themselves. And nothing drew my curiosity or made want to see what happened next. I made it through 4 episodes.

I will say I liked how highly motivated and inspired the main character was to create and make something. Similar reason why I liked Bakuman I think.

 No.35662

>>35362
how is it possible not to like it? it's so mind-blowing

 No.35663

>>34505
>entire show is the protag living the shittiest life possible being tormeted by the cruelest hateful people ever written

 No.35706

>>34526
>The art style looks really cool though!
This seems to be the case for a lot of stuff coming from Shaft, so I get baited and it just ends up being not good.

 No.35717

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This
It was hyped to the moon and back. And I just don't see what's so good about it, when I ask there's always mouth breathers saying "lmao loli nazi", and they're not even nazis.
I don't think it's bad, it's just that there are so little stakes. The main character is an expert tatician because… he's from the future? I mean maybe he was a history buff or something,maybe they mention this at some point and I didn't see it because I was strugling not to fall asleep, but knowing some history doesn't make Alexander the fucking great. And I don't complain that he always wins ,because most anime does that, it's just that every battle is so one sided, it's just no fun. One may think "well but he's in the body of a succubus, so he's easily overpowered, or nobody takes him seriously" but of course this isn't the case because he's just so fucking perfect and smug.

This is going to sound dumb, but it reminds me of Tom and Jerry, and I hated Tom and Jerry even as a kid because I hated that smug fucking mouse do much just thinking about it makes me angry.

Haven't watched the movie, maybe it's more balanced, but I doubt it.

 No.35723

>>35717
I can't wait for the second season.

Hate all you want but I loved the shit out of the show. Rooting for the sociopathic bad guy as he gets into more and more absurd situations is very entertaining. The MC is prideful but always ends up paying for it by having to deal with even more crazy shit due to it. It's a escalation narrative driven by a highly motivated and active character who will use any means necessary to progress while still ways rigidity following any rules and conditions they are put under. Making them probably the best example of a lawful evil MC done well.

 No.35727

>>35723
I'm glad you like it wiz, I really wanted to like it myself because the animation and aesthetic is nice, and this setting is pretty rare in all sorts of media, not just anime. Watched the movie last night and actually enjoyed more than the series. But still I don't think I'll watch another season of it. There are things that just aren't for you.

 No.35728

>>35727
Fair enough.
Your reasons for disliking it are understandable and your own. It isn't like you are one of the idiots that hate on things just to be a contrarian so I respect your opinion even if I don't agree with it.

 No.35802

>>35717
Los! Los! Los! is lit.

 No.35803

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>>35717
>This is going to sound dumb, but it reminds me of Tom and Jerry, and I hated Tom and Jerry even as a kid because I hated that smug fucking mouse do much just thinking about it makes me angry.

Dude Jerry made the show kek. Based smugposter BTFO'S cat must see

 No.35804

>>35723
…I feel like I'm the only one who doesn't think the MC is evil.

 No.35805

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 No.35814

>>35803
>anime

 No.35857

>>35659
Good to see others had my same exact reaction. The hype around it makes zero sense to me.

 No.36116

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Was willing to give this a go since I really liked Shana's design (Konata is my waifu), but even with that I could not get into the story at all. I watched 8 episodes until I realized how boring it really was and I didn't enjoy a single thing about it. One of the only animes I've dropped

 No.36122

>>35717
huh, and I was this close to starting that show this week, but not if there's going to be such a retarded premise, being an office drone from the future doesn't make you a perfect soldier, in any time period

show seemed a little too hyped anyway

 No.36129

>>36122
I was one of the few who wasn't disturbed by it. Mainly because:
- I read into it too much. It made it seem like the guy was an office drone in his previous life because he missed his calling.
- WWI really was the perfect era to drop into. So many militaries did absolutely retarded shit and pulled retarded tactical moves. There were a lot of times I wanted to put it down thinking, "Like that would ever happ–" followed by me thinking, "Shit, something on that level of retardation DID happen when country X first joined the war."

 No.36130

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That's fucking boring…
And also that not about Vinland, this anime is only about revenge of some scandinavian kid.

 No.36131

>>36130
didn't know it had a animated anime as well.

The manga is about revenge, but at some point he get's his revenge and it goes on further. They get to the "Vinland" lands way way ahead in the story.
Story is not about that, and not about revenge either.
But I liked the whole manga a lot. I think it's still ongoing?

 No.36134

>>36122
>being an office drone from the future doesn't make you a perfect soldier, in any time period
No but being a functional sociopath does.

 No.36136

>>36134
yes, being a dick who can hold down a job magically makes one a master battlefield tactician

 No.36143

>>35717
I finished it, it was dumb and 3D was insulting at times. Didn't care enough to watch the movie/sequel whatever. One of those shows that convinced me to just skip FoTMs.

 No.36145

>>36136
Guess it's over your head.
Maybe something like yokai watch or pokemon is more your speed.

 No.36146

>>36145
yes, that ginormous plot hole is just too deep for me

 No.36152

>>36130
I hate how every anime or live action show that revolves around revenge almost always ends up being self-righteous moralfaggotary.

 No.36153

>>36146
Now you are revealing that you don't know what plot hole means ether.

Maybe hello Kitty or Afro-kun is something you would better enjoy.

 No.36154

>>36152
Drawing out revenge plots tend towards that kind of story.
Imo they work better as shorter stories such as movies or short ova.

 No.36164

>>36153
the abyssal chasm of a plot hole that composes salaryman=/=invincible war strategist, which doesn't seem to strike you as odd or a total plot hole

and you're calling me stupid

 No.36171

>>36164
>salaryman=/=invincible war strategist
She didn't go straight from salaryman to soldier. She was reborn in the other world from childhood and was raised and teached tactics and trained like a soldier in the military. From there she become efficient in her job. Is not that complicated to understand.

 No.36174

>>36164
>and you're calling me stupid
Yes.

 No.36175

>>32034
People, well middle class consumers have less money, less children, less consumption on children items like cartoons, toys and anime. Now most consumers of previously children toys like funko pops are adult soyboys in their thirtys, some have disposable income, but not as many as in the past when the middle class still existed and had disposable income.

 No.36178

>>36175
Who's ass did you pull that out of because that goes against what nearly all market research says.

 No.36274

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>>35802
>>35805
I like the idea but not the execution of the idea.

 No.36292

>>36274
Fair enough.
While I love it I can easily see why it wouldn't be to everyone's taste.

 No.36299

Probably Darling in the Franxx. People hyped that shit up so much so I had to watch it. But after 6 episodes, it got MAD boring, and left with a sigh.

 No.36301

>>36299
The hype was deserved it was great and was promising but then became total trash.


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