Thread: Licensed Strike Witches 2
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Old 2010-07-07, 19:51   Link #88
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Originally Posted by einhorn303 View Post
The OP is also in many ways the same OP, but reanimated. There's something kind of deep there. It's like AIC is on the "database animal" (ala Hiroki Azuma's book) nature of otaku culture. Sort of like what KyoAni did with Endless Eight, but in a way that won't piss people off.
Ah, this goes far beyond "otaku culture". Repitition of motifs is a literary form, and it can be applied to a show about pantsless girls fighting aliens as much as anything else. The ED, too, borrows many of the visual cues. I liked the little logos for each of the girls on this trip 'round.
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