Quotes: Calling Your Attacks
Name your attacks and shout then every time you use them. It's Stronger that way
Sokka: AAAAARGH! SNEAK ATTACK!
Aang earthbends a wall to block him
Sokka, sneak attacks don't work if you yell them outloud.
"So power up and unleash your finisher move! Just tell us what it's called."
— Nico Nico Douga 2 Kirbomix
"I FIRE YOU WITH BULLETS NOW."
"640. There is a limit to the amount of adjectives I can add to an uppercut."
: ANGRY CROW TAKES FLIGHT! Uncle
: Thank you for sharing, Angry Crow!
"SUPREME RULER BURNING HEAT THUNDERING DRAGON ROAR ERUPTING FLASH DEMON TEMPEST RAKAN FIST!!!!
No good. The name's too long and it doesn't sound good at all... I'm thinking too much. It needs to be boiled down. I need to make it simpler...Return to the basics and put his name in...hmmm....NEGI FIST!
Grgh. That's no good. It still sounds bad and there was no time to use the designated pose. This naming isn't working at all!"
"Hard To Avoid... AREA ATTACK!"
This is an Ukemi! Critical Super Crash! Shishigami Ninpo Forbidden Art: FU-RIN-KA-ZAAAAAAANNN!!!
"I will shoot at him" said the cyberdemon and he fired the rocket missiles.
O, brilliant blade of coldest steel...rend the infinite darkness...and CRUSH MY ENEMIES TO NOTHING! SAVAGE WOLF FURY!
Are they shouting the names of their attacks because they're using voice commands?
: We're going to dock your cockpit into my air unit frame. The call will be "Cross Crash". Akito
: Do I really have to shout that? Gai
: Damn straight!!
: VENOM BLAST! Spider-Man
: Argh... PAINFUL UTTERANCE! See, Jess? It sounds stupid when you call things out like that. Just sayin'.
Why doesn't he
yell out the moves? "Praying Lotus! Five Fingers of Death! Fist of the Tainted Punch!"
: EX—! CALIBUR! Lancer
: GAE! BOLG! Archer
: RHO AIUS! Assassin
: HIKEN! TSUBAME GAESHI! Rider
: BELEROPHON! Gilgamesh
: CHAIN OF HEAVEN!
Baron Diamond: Diamond Knuckle! Shadehawk:
Oh come on. That didn't deserve a name! It's just a punch!
Iska: It's like calling punch, or kick.
: Shut up! It gets me in the mood.
, on multiple occasions.
For one, the callings out of an attack move like "Rider Kick!" Growing up an Asian kid, this concept is not new to me and is highly acceptable in the Asian culture. But it sounds ridiculous in the American culture because nobody does that. Why would you call out your moves in a fight. Silly right? Power Rangers have been doing this for the last 15 years and itís still silly.
[Insert Function Here] Jutsu!
Kitty Pryde: As if—
: Ultimate Technique, Beautiful Charlotte Chuhlhourne's Final Holy Wonderful Pretty Super Magnum Sexy Sexy Glamourous Cero! Yumichika
: That's just a cero!
Final Ultimate Legendary Earth Power Super Max Justice Future Miracle Dream Beautiful Galaxy Big Bang Little Bang Sunrise Starlight Infinite Fabulous Totally Final Wonderful Arrow! FIRE!