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Forum_Pirate wrote:I have discovered Precure. I like Precure.


Always been kinda interested in trying those out, but it almost feels too big at this point to break into. Kinda like Gundam or One Piece :lol!:

Which one did you start with?
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Reaperfan wrote:
Forum_Pirate wrote:I have discovered Precure. I like Precure.


Always been kinda interested in trying those out, but it almost feels too big at this point to break into. Kinda like Gundam or One Piece :lol!:

Which one did you start with?

The... first one? Futari Wa Precure.

This one
Watch on youtube.com




Oh, also, all the precure series are unrelated, story wise. So like, there isn't a huge backlog of stuff the shows just assume you know and they don't assume character investment you don't necessarily have.
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Okay, after watching almost all of Neon Genesis Evangelion, I think I can better that question about an anime with clone identity theme, also spoilers on Neon Genesis Evangelion.


Okay, so Rei is an artificially created human, and there are actually dozens of her just waiting to be put to use, like tools. They're clones with the same personality, and even aware that they're clones, yet have such a apathetic reaction to it. I'd like an anime like that, that focuses on that theme.

Also, after watching a lot of Neon Genesis Evangelion, I really want something like it too, in terms of giant robots fighting a imminent threat kind of way.
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EldritchImagination wrote:Okay, after watching almost all of Neon Genesis Evangelion, I think I can better that question about an anime with clone identity theme, also spoilers on Neon Genesis Evangelion.


Okay, so Rei is an artificially created human, and there are actually dozens of her just waiting to be put to use, like tools. They're clones with the same personality, and even aware that they're clones, yet have such a apathetic reaction to it. I'd like an anime like that, that focuses on that theme.

Also, after watching a lot of Neon Genesis Evangelion, I really want something like it too, in terms of giant robots fighting a imminent threat kind of way.

you ever watched ghost in the shell stand alone complex? its seinen (a very good one at that) so there is a lot of thematic diversity on a episode by episode basis. it has at least one episode with a similar theme.
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EldritchImagination wrote:also spoilers on Neon Genesis Evangelion


I know you actually explained there'd be spoilers, but we DO have a spoiler tag that I'd recommend using anyway.

You know, just in case.


EldritchImagination wrote:Also, after watching a lot of Neon Genesis Evangelion, I really want something like it too, in terms of giant robots fighting a imminent threat kind of way.


It's tough to recommend similar stuff to Eva. There's all kinds of giant robot anime but nothing quite hits the same tone and quality of it. If the tone isn't something you care about and are just looking for the giant robot scenario, the currently-airing Darling in the FranXX seems like it'd work, though it's only 15 episodes in right now and still has like 9 to go before it's finished. If you REALLY don't care about tone being similar, you can't go wrong with Gurren Lagann. I'm not really much of a mecha kind of guy so I don't really know all that many more series that would really be worth recommending. :no see:
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evanglion isn't particularly well executed or believable but its tone is rare for such a popular show. artifical humans is a hard sci-fi topic, big fighting robots is a soft sci-fi topic.

i understand that there is a quite a bit of variation in tone between gundam seasons. perhaps you could try looking through the seasons?
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