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Forum: Current Series Yesterday, 14:50
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(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
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Posted By Haak
^ By pulp fiction do you mean stuff like Killing...

^ By pulp fiction do you mean stuff like Killing Bites and Highschool of the Dead?
Forum: Current Series Yesterday, 09:40
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(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
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Posted By Haak
I've seen older/elderly people live their entire...

I've seen older/elderly people live their entire lives some pretty parochial places in our world but they've never come across as childish to me. But I do agree that it's worth pointing out that the...
Forum: Current Series Yesterday, 04:37
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(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
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Posted By Haak
For the record I don't think it's these...

For the record I don't think it's these definitions are that binary. When I talk about something being a High or Low Fantasy it's just a shorter way of saying something is largely Low or High...
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 19:49
Replies: 1,078
(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
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Posted By Haak
The purposes of people who don't know what the...

The purposes of people who don't know what the debate is about but can't seem to ignore it, I'm just going to put it all in TLDR tags for now on, so that they ignore it even easier.



Fantasy is...
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 19:29
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(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
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Posted By Haak
For the record, Wikipedia also mentions the same...

For the record, Wikipedia also mentions the same definition i mentioned and it is a definition that is shared by other fantasy writers...
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 19:18
Replies: 1,078
(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
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Posted By Haak
Lots of terms get retooled. This isn't anything...

Lots of terms get retooled. This isn't anything new.

It's just the term Low Fantasy got retooled to differentiate classic high stakes "heroic" fantasy from a growing sub-genre of High Fantasy...
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 18:35
Replies: 1,078
(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
Views: 43,261
Posted By Haak
Right back at you.

Right back at you.
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 18:05
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(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
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Posted By Haak
Yes, and the author chooses to depict nothing but...

Yes, and the author chooses to depict nothing but lower key threats. What does that tell you?



Like I explained, it focuses on the smaller things rather than epic high stakes battles. Do you...
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 17:18
Replies: 1,078
(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
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Posted By Haak
Lol, yeah I know. I was spoiled that a long time...

Lol, yeah I know. I was spoiled that a long time ago but thanks for the reference.
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 16:34
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(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
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Posted By Haak
^ Funnily enough Goblin Slayer reminds me of...

^ Funnily enough Goblin Slayer reminds me of Violet Evergarden. Would be nice if the story played up the angle of Goblin Slayer "burning up on the inside".
Forum: Upcoming Series 2018-10-20, 16:30
Replies: 19
Views: 738
Posted By Haak
Personally, I'm holding out for an adaption of...

Personally, I'm holding out for an adaption of The Water Dragon's Bride.
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 16:24
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(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
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Posted By Haak
No. If you actually want to boil it down...

No.

If you actually want to boil it down then just forget about the semantics of the term Low Fantasy and just focus on the fact that the author clearly intended this story to be a more grounded...
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 15:21
Replies: 58
(L+CR) Radiant
Views: 3,990
Posted By Haak
Yeah but I don't get that though. He doesn't have...

Yeah but I don't get that though. He doesn't have a lead so where the hell is he gonna go? Would make more sense just to stay until he finds a lead.
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 13:05
Replies: 58
(L+CR) Radiant
Views: 3,990
Posted By Haak
Wait, I don't get it. Why did Seth leave Alma?...

Wait, I don't get it. Why did Seth leave Alma? Did I miss something?
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 11:43
Replies: 34
Views: 4,046
Posted By Haak
Lol, they're literally called Team Slaughter and...

Lol, they're literally called Team Slaughter and Team Kidnap.

There were a few questionable things this episode as well but I'm totally digging Shirogane. I looked up her voice actor to discover...
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 11:04
Replies: 1,078
(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
Views: 43,261
Posted By Haak
What a story focuses on determines everything....

What a story focuses on determines everything. That's what a story is on a fundamental level.



Do I have to answer that question?



Grounded compared to High fantasy not reality. I'm sure...
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 10:11
Replies: 1,078
(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
Views: 43,261
Posted By Haak
If all that high fantasy stuff is happening but...

If all that high fantasy stuff is happening but only in the background, that's another sign of it being a Low Fantasy. Deliberately choosing to focus on a smaller scale problem instead of the higher...
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 09:34
Replies: 58
Views: 4,100
Posted By Haak
Yeah, that wasn't exactly smart. Also in Episode...

Yeah, that wasn't exactly smart. Also in Episode 1, she blithely posted a video of the MC sneaking out of a guys house on the internet as if nothing bad could happen from that. Not exactly the...
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 09:20
Replies: 1,078
(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
Views: 43,261
Posted By Haak
I base this off the authors stated intentions: ...

I base this off the authors stated intentions:



High/Heroic Medieval Fantasy usually concern themselves with world ending cataclysmic problems as the primary focus, and the main character...
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 08:13
Replies: 1,078
(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
Views: 43,261
Posted By Haak
Keila explained how the supply wouldn't work. ...

Keila explained how the supply wouldn't work.

Not that this tangent even matters anyway. The original point wasn't specifically focused on whether guilds made sense or not.



Unless the apple...
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 07:20
Replies: 1,078
(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
Views: 43,261
Posted By Haak
So you're telling me the situation would be...

So you're telling me the situation would be completely different if there wasn't a guild?

Good to know. ;)
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 07:07
Replies: 1,078
(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
Views: 43,261
Posted By Haak
Did you miss the bit about lawmen, sheriffs and...

Did you miss the bit about lawmen, sheriffs and marshals?



You just perfectly explained how a guild serves no logical purpose in this story. Think about that for a second.




Incorrect. I...
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 05:33
Replies: 1,078
(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
Views: 43,261
Posted By Haak
Why are you asking again? Like I said...

Why are you asking again?

Like I said (https://forums.animesuki.com/showthread.php?p=6288450#post6288450), if the story wants to give a message that it's a sad world were tragedies happen like it...
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 05:23
Replies: 1,078
(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
Views: 43,261
Posted By Haak
For the record, the Low Fantasies that I'm...

For the record, the Low Fantasies that I'm thinking of (Berserk and traditional literature) generally did the opposite. They established the medieval setting first and then the fantasy came next....
Forum: Current Series 2018-10-20, 04:23
Replies: 1,078
(L+CR) Goblin Slayer
Views: 43,261
Posted By Haak
The existence of adventurers, guilds and a...

The existence of adventurers, guilds and a complete lack of government not withstanding...
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