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Old 2012-09-29, 21:02   Link #12
Triple_R
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Originally Posted by Akito Kinomoto View Post
I'm not sure if these two dynamics are more foils than they are rivalries
Homura and Kyubey were locked in a chess game where Homura "wins" if Madoka doesn't become a magical girl and Kyubey "wins" if she does become one.

That's the rivalry - Them essentially trying to persuade Madoka in diametrically opposite directions. And it's a rivalry that continued all the way to the last episode of PMMM.


Sayaka and Kyouko was also a rivalry, albeit a short-lived one. It's shortness is partly why I never listed it amongst my favorite anime rivalries.
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