History TearJerker / NeonGenesisEvangelion

21st Jun '15 3:59:23 AM Az_Tech341
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typo removed
* [[DespairEventHorizon "Nobody needs me, so they can all just die"]]. Keep in mind that it's a 14 YEAR OLD is saying that.
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* [[DespairEventHorizon "Nobody needs me, so they can all just die"]]. Keep in mind that it's a 14 YEAR OLD 14-YEAR-OLD is saying that.
16th Jun '15 12:54:57 PM quackytrope
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* Episodes 25 and 26 as a whole. Shinji, Rei, Asuka, and Misato having emotional breakdowns over their percieved flaws is absolutely heartwrenching to watch.
13th May '15 7:05:31 PM mooberry
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** Depending on how you see it, it's either a CrowningMomentOfAwesome for [[spoiler:Kaworu]], who [[spoiler:''willingly [[HeroicSacrifice sacrifices]] himself to save humanity'']], his version of MindRape on Shinji, or [[TropesAreTools maybe even]] [[GoldenMeanFallacy both]].
29th Apr '15 8:39:15 AM AgentSniff
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> to become a friend to a friend,\\
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> -> to become a friend to a friend,\\

>let him join our songs of praise!\\
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>let ->let him join our songs of praise!\\

>his own on this earth!\\
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>his ->his own on this earth!\\

>from this gathering in tears!\\
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>from ->from this gathering in tears!\\tears!\\
29th Apr '15 8:37:13 AM AgentSniff
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*** Knowing what the chorus in Symphony 9 means, and considering what happens at the end of the episode, a certain snippet from the piece becomes really horrific: ->Whoever has been lucky enough\\ > to become a friend to a friend,\\ Whoever has found a beloved wife,\\ >let him join our songs of praise!\\ Yes, and anyone who can call one soul\\ >his own on this earth!\\ Any who cannot, let them slink away\\ >from this gathering in tears!\\
13th Apr '15 4:46:13 AM V0lk_the_Edge
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** [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D2h8hXPRt_E The sad, minimalistic piano piece]] playing during this scene just nails it home. If you don't tear up at this scene, you officially have no soul.
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** [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D2h8hXPRt_E The sad, minimalistic piano piece]] playing during this scene just nails it home. If you don't tear up at this scene, it, you officially have no soul.
13th Apr '15 4:45:39 AM V0lk_the_Edge
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* Two Words: [[spoiler:''Goodbye, Mother.'']] Every single time. ** [[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D2h8hXPRt_E The sad, minimalistic piano piece]] playing during this scene just nails it home. If you don't tear up at this scene, you officially have no soul.
2nd Mar '15 9:10:44 AM bgcallegari
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Shinji doesn't end this particular conversation by screaming. He did that a lot before this part, but not here.
* This whole damn conversation, ending in Shinji screaming:
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* This whole damn conversation, ending in Shinji screaming:conversation:
2nd Mar '15 8:58:32 AM bgcallegari
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* Hell, damn near '''anything''' with poor Shinji that isn't a relentless {{Narm}}. ** That damn image of a little Shinji crying with bags full of his clothes around him. His dad just disowned him and left him with his aunt and uncle while Shinji begs him not to go. Just... he really needs a hug and his father needs a brutal NoHoldsBarredBeatdown and a ReasonYouSuckSpeech.
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* Hell, damn near Nearly '''anything''' with poor Shinji that isn't a relentless {{Narm}}. ** That damn image of a little Shinji crying with bags full of his clothes around him. His dad just disowned him and left him with his aunt and uncle while Shinji begs him not to go. Just... he really needs a hug and his father needs a brutal NoHoldsBarredBeatdown and a ReasonYouSuckSpeech.
29th Jan '15 7:39:56 PM colonelquaritch
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* We all know from the get-go that Gendo just dropped Shinji off at his uncle and aunt's, that's the case in the anime. However, in the manga, when confronted by Misato at the train station, Shinji says, in tears, that he "doesn't want to go back to where he was." We are shown in a later chapter that [[spoiler: one, he didn't live in the house itself, as his uncle and aunt saw fit to make him a room in the backyard shed, where he stayed, contributing to his feelings of abandonment. Second, there is an incident where Shinji finds a bike lying in the trash, picks it up, and a nearby police officer takes him in for theft. Gendo doesn't come like Shinji was desperately hoping him to, and when his aunt and uncle come, they scold him for stealing the bike and don't believe him when he pleads with them that he didn't steal it.]]
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* We all know from In the get-go that anime, Gendo just dropped Shinji off at his uncle a train station for him to be taken in by Shinji's "sensei" (a teacher or possibly a caretaker whose name and aunt's, that's the case in the anime. gender are never mentioned even ''once''). However, in the manga, when Gendo drops Shinji off to live with his uncle and aunt. When confronted by Misato at the train station, Shinji says, in tears, that he "doesn't want to go back to where he was." We are shown in a later chapter that [[spoiler: one, he didn't live in the house itself, as his uncle and aunt saw fit to make him a room in the backyard shed, where he stayed, contributing to his feelings of abandonment. Second, there is an incident where Shinji finds a bike lying in the trash, picks it up, and a nearby police officer takes him in for theft. Gendo doesn't come like Shinji was desperately hoping him to, and when his aunt and uncle come, they scold him for stealing the bike and don't believe him when he pleads with them that he didn't steal it.]]
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