2 Hours Left to Support a Troper-Created Project : Personal Space (discuss)

History YMMV / Gungrave

6th May '16 3:29:31 PM TheNewBig
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* DesignatedEvil: Harry [[spoiler: slaying a child rapist.]] While Harry's [[spoiler:obviously psychotic]] at this point in the series, this was a man guilty of a ''monstrous crime'' and Harry's actions spoiler:stopped him for good. Not what many would call an especially moral act, but certainly an understandable one. The show, however seems to portray it as an act that no one but a complete and utter sociopath would understand, having the boy himself(who was in his care) break down into tears and Harry mock him for it as a testament to Harry's supposed heartlessness. Additionally, the fact that this boy's reaction resembles nothing if not a textbook case of StockholmeSyndrome [[UnfortunateImplications leaves quite a bad taste in one's mouth.]]

to:

* DesignatedEvil: Harry [[spoiler: slaying a child rapist.]] While Harry's [[spoiler:obviously psychotic]] at this point in the series, this was a man guilty of a ''monstrous crime'' and Harry's actions spoiler:stopped stopped him for good. Not what many would call an especially moral act, action, but certainly an understandable one.understandable. The show, however seems to portray it as an act that no one but a complete and utter sociopath would understand, having the boy himself(who was in his care) break down into tears and Harry mock him for it as a testament to Harry's supposed heartlessness. Additionally, the fact that this boy's reaction resembles nothing if not a textbook case of StockholmeSyndrome Stockholme syndrome [[UnfortunateImplications leaves quite a bad taste in one's mouth.]]
4th May '16 10:22:03 PM TheNewBig
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* DesignatedEvil: Harry slaying a child rapist. While Harry's obviously psychotic at this point in the series, this was a man guilty of a ''monstrous crime'' and Harry's actions stopped him for good. Not what many would call an especially moral act, but certainly an understandable one. The show, however seems to portray it as an act that no one but a complete and utter sociopath would understand, having the boy himself(who was in his care) break down into tears and Harry mock him for it as a testament to Harry's supposed heartlessness. Additionally, the fact that this boy's reaction resembles nothing if not a textbook case of StockholmeSyndrome [[UnfortunateImplications leaves quite a bad taste in one's mouth.]]


Added DiffLines:

* DesignatedEvil: Harry [[spoiler: slaying a child rapist.]] While Harry's [[spoiler:obviously psychotic]] at this point in the series, this was a man guilty of a ''monstrous crime'' and Harry's actions spoiler:stopped him for good. Not what many would call an especially moral act, but certainly an understandable one. The show, however seems to portray it as an act that no one but a complete and utter sociopath would understand, having the boy himself(who was in his care) break down into tears and Harry mock him for it as a testament to Harry's supposed heartlessness. Additionally, the fact that this boy's reaction resembles nothing if not a textbook case of StockholmeSyndrome [[UnfortunateImplications leaves quite a bad taste in one's mouth.]]
4th May '16 10:17:44 PM TheNewBig
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* DesignatedEvil: Harry slaying a child rapist. While Harry's obviously psychotic at this point in the series, this was a man guilty of a ''monstrous crime'' and Harry's actions stopped him for good. Not what many would call an especially moral act, but certainly an understandable one. The show, however seems to portray it as an act that no one but a complete and utter sociopath would understand, having the boy himself(who was in his care) break down into tears and Harry mock him for it as a testament to Harry's supposed heartlessness. Additionally, the fact that this boy's reaction resembles nothing if not a textbook case of StockholmeSyndrome [[UnfortunateImplications leaves quite a bad taste in one's mouth.]]
4th May '16 9:52:12 PM TheNewBig
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* UnintentionallyUnsympathetic: As cool and even likable as many of the bad guys are,(especially the members of Millenium) it's difficult to maintain that feeling when they commit such completely despicable actions. To put it into perspective, the ''bottom'' ranked members Brandon worked with were shown to be perfectly fine with offing a couple petty thieves as part of standard routine. Despite the fact that the thieves were not even aware they stole from Millenium, and that they and said thieves were the ''only'' ones who knew about this. When even the small-timers are committing needless acts of bloodshed without remorse, and the higher-ups are even worse, it gets hard to [[spoiler:shed tears for any of them when they theirs in the end.]]

to:

* UnintentionallyUnsympathetic: As cool and even likable as many of the bad guys are,(especially the members of Millenium) Millenion) it's difficult to maintain that feeling when they commit such completely despicable actions. To put it into perspective, the ''bottom'' ranked members Brandon worked with were shown to be perfectly fine with offing a couple petty thieves as part of standard routine. Despite the fact that the thieves were not even aware they stole from Millenium, Millenion, and that they and said thieves were the ''only'' ones who knew about this. When even the small-timers are committing needless acts of bloodshed without remorse, and the higher-ups are even worse, it gets hard to [[spoiler:shed tears for any of them when they theirs in the end.]]
4th May '16 9:50:35 PM TheNewBig
Is there an issue? Send a Message


----

to:

----* UnintentionallyUnsympathetic: As cool and even likable as many of the bad guys are,(especially the members of Millenium) it's difficult to maintain that feeling when they commit such completely despicable actions. To put it into perspective, the ''bottom'' ranked members Brandon worked with were shown to be perfectly fine with offing a couple petty thieves as part of standard routine. Despite the fact that the thieves were not even aware they stole from Millenium, and that they and said thieves were the ''only'' ones who knew about this. When even the small-timers are committing needless acts of bloodshed without remorse, and the higher-ups are even worse, it gets hard to [[spoiler:shed tears for any of them when they theirs in the end.]]
7th Feb '16 11:56:06 PM sunwufan47
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* DarknessInducedAudienceApathy: Related to BrokenBase. The darkness of the anime is one of the reasons why those who like the game complain about the anime adaptation. The anime puts every single character through a wringer, and YankTheDogsChain is constant. If one doesn't get the show's CentralTheme, the ending will be a not likable DownerEnding instead of a [[TrueArtIsAngsty beautiful]] BittersweetEnding.



* TrueArtIsAngsty: The anime series is bleak and dark, with TragicHero, CrapsackWorld, BlackAndGreyMorality, AnyoneCanDie, and a lot of BreakTheCutie sequences. Many fans, mainly those who are exposed to the anime first, appreciate this.

to:

* TrueArtIsAngsty: Related to BrokenBase. The anime series is bleak and dark, with TragicHero, CrapsackWorld, BlackAndGreyMorality, AnyoneCanDie, and a lot of BreakTheCutie sequences.sequences and YankTheDogsChain. Many fans, mainly those who are exposed to the anime first, appreciate this.
1st Feb '16 10:09:20 AM sunwufan47
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* TrueArtIsAngsty: The anime series is bleak and dark, with TragicHero, AnyoneCanDie, and a lot of BreakTheCutie sequences. Many fans, especially those who are exposed to the anime first, appreciate this.
** It also has a BittersweetEnding, in which [[spoiler:the series protagonist [[AmbiguousEnding may just die]] after reconciling with his best friend]]. Many of the show's fans dub the ending as the best anime ending.

to:

* TrueArtIsAngsty: The anime series is bleak and dark, with TragicHero, CrapsackWorld, BlackAndGreyMorality, AnyoneCanDie, and a lot of BreakTheCutie sequences. Many fans, especially mainly those who are exposed to the anime first, appreciate this.
** It also has a BittersweetEnding, in which [[spoiler:the series protagonist [[AmbiguousEnding may just die]] after reconciling with his best friend]]. Many of the show's fans dub the ending as the best anime ending.most ''beautiful'' ending. [[spoiler:And fans who say so prefer assuming that Brandon/Grave does die in the end.]]
** The relationship between Brandon and Harry overall, which is the CentralTheme of the anime. [[spoiler:Brandon and Harry start as TrueCompanions, but their bond is torn apart in the middle. In the finale, they end up as TrueCompanions again, with both of them dead after the reconciliation [[AmbiguousEnding (maybe)]].]]
29th Jan '16 9:25:00 PM sunwufan47
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* TrueArtIsAngsty: The anime series is bleak and dark, with TragicHero, AnyoneCanDie, and a lot of BreakTheCutie sequences. Many fans, especially those who are exposed to the anime first, appreciate this.
** It also has a BittersweetEnding, in which [[spoiler:the series protagonist [[AmbiguousEnding may just die]] after reconciling with his best friend]]. Many of the show's fans dub the ending as the best anime ending.
24th Dec '15 9:25:53 AM sunwufan47
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

** Grave's cowboy outfit and most of the character designs. Those who enjoy the anime (or [[AdaptationDisplacement watch the anime first]] before playing the game, and ends up preferring the anime over the game) frequently complain that the design is ridiculous and out of place despite having been simplified in the anime. On the other hand, those who enjoy the game does not like the fact that the character designs for the anime are mostly simplified.


Added DiffLines:

*** And when the Necrolyze effect is wearing off, the Necrolyzed person will literally decay while conscious.
28th Nov '15 12:32:49 PM TwistedGrimm
Is there an issue? Send a Message







to:

\n* [[TheyWastedAPerfectlyGoodCharacter They Wasted A Perfectly Good Cast]]: More than a few fans have said that the characters introduced in ''Gungrave: Overdose'' would have been better off in their own series'.

This list shows the last 10 events of 41. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=YMMV.Gungrave