Anime Tiger And Bunny Discussion

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01:23:50 PM Jul 24th 2015
  • Blessed with Suck: All the NEXT students Tiger mentors in Episode 8 have varied powers such as hair manipulation, neck stretching, leg stretching, and sweating a lot.

This sounds more like What Kind of Lame Power Is Heart, Anyway? to me, but I've watched very little of the show. Could someone who has seen the episode decide whether to move the example?
01:54:46 PM Jul 24th 2015
It is.
08:02:33 AM Feb 15th 2014
So is anyone gonna update this page?
12:02:12 AM Feb 16th 2014
Well, if you think it needs updating, you can try it yourself.
09:28:23 PM Aug 25th 2012
This might sounds like a stupid question, but where exactly does this show take place, the US or Japan?
10:04:37 PM Dec 16th 2011
Hello... I'm a terribly inept troper, but I wrote a story that's listed on the Fanfic Rec page, and I just decided to de-anon and post it to Could someone help switch around the links on the rec page, please? Thank you very much.

This is the new link, so you don't have to go find it.
06:47:48 AM Nov 2nd 2011
edited by Naganonamy
Tiger and Bunny is set in the year 1978, with a Twenty Minutes into the Future feel. How do we approach this in troping? Cross-posting to the Lost and Found in case there's a trope that covers it I don't know about, or this is the wrong venue.
06:54:00 AM Nov 2nd 2011
Er, where does it say 1978? Never noticed that in the anime proper?
07:04:19 AM Nov 2nd 2011
It's not stated in dialogue, but it's established in various bits of text that appear on-screen. The first episode takes place at the end of the 1977 HeroTV season, which is why Sky High's King of Heroes splash-screen has "1977" on it; likewise, the pins Kotetsu buys for himself and Barnaby later in the series commemorate Christmas 1978 and have "1978" printed on them.
08:40:08 AM Nov 2nd 2011
edited by Starry
It takes place in NC 1977~1979 (counting the final timeskip). It's simply intended to be an Alternate Universe of our timeline.
09:33:51 AM Nov 2nd 2011
Thanks, Starry.

Kind of figured it was an alternate world, what with what we've been able to gather of the political structure and architecture. Though being set in the late 70's would certainly explain Barnaby's hair and Muramasa's minibus.

I guess a quick edit of the Twenty Minutes Into The Future entry would clear this up on the mainpage.
10:07:12 AM Nov 2nd 2011
Edited it in! Feel free to make corrections as you see fit.
08:25:27 AM Nov 3rd 2011
Looks good to me. Well done.
12:02:22 PM Nov 1st 2011
What happened to the crowner sections? The button links are still on multiple pages of other works and the pages haven't been deleted yet.
12:00:50 PM Nov 1st 2011
Can someone move the Funny, Awesome and Heartwarming pages. They didn't get moved with the main page and I don't know how to do it. could just be the buttons aren't showing on the main page.
12:03:45 PM Nov 1st 2011
edited by Starry
Hello brain twin, I guess we'll give it a few days for them to show up, and if not I'll try to flag somebody else down to help.

EDIT: Whelp there you go, they're showing up for me now.
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