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Old 2010-12-08, 20:05   Link #121
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Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Canada
Age: 27
Originally Posted by monstert View Post
That's nonsense on all three counts. Killing Kira and Lacus is not the only way SEED can successfully move forward. Having something tragic happen to them is not natural simply because they're thought of as the pinnacle of previous CE series. And making a better story doesn't depend on having new characters.
Considering how the end of Destiny played out, I think it goes without saying that things would have potentially been much better had Kira actually died when the Freedom blew up...

No, new characters don't necessarily make for a better story but new characters allow for a new direction. I think what Deacon meant was that having entirely new characters allows for a story that's non-inclusive of the older characters. Thus, you end up not having that "dead weight", so to speak, tying you down as you try to move forward...

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