History YMMV / NadiaTheSecretOfBlueWater

11th Feb '17 7:37:38 AM MagBas
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* UnintentionallyUnsympathetic: (Also doubles as AmericansHateTingle.) Some viewers find Nadia to be completely off-putting, even during the canonical episodes. (Her CharacterDerailment and worsening personality in the filler arcs also makes it hard for some viewers to care about her anymore after the show returns at episode 35.)

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* UnintentionallyUnsympathetic: (Also doubles as AmericansHateTingle.) Some viewers find Nadia to be completely off-putting, even during the canonical episodes. (Her CharacterDerailment and worsening personality in the filler arcs also makes it hard for some viewers to care about her anymore after the show returns at episode 35.)
5th Feb '17 2:49:14 PM JTurner
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* UnintentionallyUnsympathetic: (Also doubles as AmericansHateTingle.) Some viewers find Nadia to be completely off-putting, even during the canonical episodes. (Her CharacterDerailment and worsening personality in the filler arcs also makes it hard for some viewers to care about her anymore after the show returns at episode 35.)
19th Aug '16 6:06:29 AM Cieloazul
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* WTHCastingAgency: Jaione Insausti's performance as Nadia in the Spanish dub is almost universally disliked, with critics pointing out that it sounds too childish and whiny to sympathize with her. In contrast, bizarrely enough, Marie's voice actress Maribel Legarreta is acknowledged to sound more adult than Nadia most of the time. In general, many think that, while some voices (Jean's, specially) were fine, the casting for the female characters could have been done better.
31st May '16 8:20:38 AM GunarmDyne
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** That's nothing. [[spoiler: Marie (about 5 years old for the main story) is pregnant and married to Sanson!!]]

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** That's nothing. [[spoiler: Marie (about 5 years old for the main story) is pregnant and married to Sanson!!]]Sanson!! Though he did wait until she came of age.]]
18th Oct '15 4:02:06 PM JTurner82
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* OohMeAccentsSlipping: In ADV's dub, Jean's French accent is noticeably shaky in at least the first couple of episodes (although keep in mind that his actor was only 12 at the time). That said, he gradually improves with it over the course of the show (the actor admits it took him several episodes to really get the hang of it).
** Critics have often (and unfairly) attacked the ADV dub, declaring it "unlistenable" on account of the accents alone, never mind that this is a show where the characters are ''supposed'' to be European. To the average listener, however, the accents work in favor of the story, and, as mentioned, they become less shaky with each subsequent episode.

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* OohMeAccentsSlipping: In ADV's dub, Jean's Jean speaks with a French accent which is noticeably shaky inconsistent in at least the first couple of episodes (although keep episodes. Keep in mind mind, though, that his actor was only 12 at twelve years old when he did the time). That said, he part, and otherwise the accent works in favor of the character. He gradually improves with it over on the course of accent as the show progresses (the actor admits it took him several episodes to really get the hang of it).
** Critics have often (and unfairly) attacked the ADV dub, declaring it "unlistenable" on account of the accents alone, never mind that this is a show where the characters are ''supposed'' to be European. To the average listener, however, the accents work in favor of the story, and, as mentioned, they become less shaky with each subsequent episode.and other critics, like Bryan Hensen at AnimeJump, Ryan Matthews at The Dub Track, and Brett Barkley from Mania all commended the dub, overlooking its accents and acknowledging the solid performances throughout.
18th Oct '15 3:51:21 PM JTurner82
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*** It should also be noted that some of the characters Nadia, Marie, Hanson, and the Sonar Officer speak with neutral accents in the ADV dub. (The dub directors said that this was to work in favor of Nadia being all over the world and not having had time to adopt an accent.)
18th Oct '15 3:48:54 PM JTurner82
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* OohMeAccentsSlipping: In ADV's dub, Jean's French accent is noticeably shaky in at least the first couple of episodes (although keep in mind that his actor was only 12 at the time). That said, he gradually improves with it over the course of the show (the actor admits it took him several episodes to really get the hang of it).
** Critics have often (and unfairly) attacked the ADV dub, declaring it "unlistenable" on account of the accents alone, never mind that this is a show where the characters are ''supposed'' to be European. To the average listener, however, the accents work in favor of the story, and, as mentioned, they become less shaky with each subsequent episode.
11th May '15 10:54:09 AM ShinyTsukkomi
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* GatewaySeries: ''Nadia'' was arguably {{Studio Gainax}}'s biggest success before ''Evangelion''. The title of ''Anime/WelcomeToTheNHK'' is a ShoutOut to how many {{Otaku}} -- and {{Hikikomori}} -- first became interested because of this series.

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* GatewaySeries: ''Nadia'' was arguably {{Studio Gainax}}'s Creator/StudioGainax's biggest success before ''Evangelion''. The title of ''Anime/WelcomeToTheNHK'' is a ShoutOut to how many {{Otaku}} -- and {{Hikikomori}} -- first became interested because of this series.
15th Mar '15 1:17:35 PM 425599167
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* [[MemeticSexGod Memetic Sex Goddess]]: Nadia: [[AmbiguouslyBrown caramel complexion]], [[HeadTiltinglyKinky acrobatic]], wears a {{stripperiffic}} circus costume that includes a {{loincloth}}, and is [[JailBait quite nubile despite being only 14.]]
10th Sep '14 6:06:37 PM MagBas
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*** Both could also be considered JumpTheShark.
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