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Feb 8th 2019 at 8:03:43 PM

The blatant midboss has also lost a few, I think? He has way too many though so they're obviously meant to just be used once and then ignored.

slimcoder I'm No One Special. Just a Passing Pro Wrestler.
I'm No One Special. Just a Passing Pro Wrestler.
Feb 8th 2019 at 8:16:09 PM

I don't know why but I feel like Strange Fake's anime would be a Studio Bones production.

Wait which studio animated Baccano! & Durarara!!?

JRads47 Robbed of Sweet Victory from my point of view, the Jedi are evil!
HailMuffins from Castlevania Relationship Status: Star-crossed
Feb 9th 2019 at 2:15:08 AM

[up][up]Give it to Madhouse: what's a more appropriate studio to adapt a series that doesn't seem to end than one that never does more than one season of anything?[lol]

"I am no ordinary vampire... To be killed by your human magicks! I am Vlad Dracula Tepes! AND I HAVE HAD ENOUGH!" ''
Unlikelyauthor2 Salty guy
Salty guy
Feb 9th 2019 at 3:33:09 PM

How many volumes are out so far?

Technology annoys me.
HailMuffins from Castlevania Relationship Status: Star-crossed
Feb 9th 2019 at 4:03:49 PM

Four, if memory serves.

"I am no ordinary vampire... To be killed by your human magicks! I am Vlad Dracula Tepes! AND I HAVE HAD ENOUGH!" ''
Unlikelyauthor2 Salty guy
Salty guy
Feb 10th 2019 at 7:47:56 AM

Okay, I've only read the first two or three so far, but I rather enjoyed them as (mostly) light hearted diversions. Yes the cast is getting bloated but I can't help but love how all the characters are playing off each other. Flat is a hoot

Technology annoys me.
Comun Translation Trainwreck Enthusiast from Lostbelt 7 Relationship Status: You cannot grasp the true form
Feb 10th 2019 at 3:14:46 PM

I think might be a little underleveled on my CCC Tamamo save file, because I just got the Polygamist Castration Fist from a level up I reached by defeating the last male enemy in the game. Either that or the Skill is really misplaced on the level planning.

EDIT: Thinking about it a bit more, I realized there were only two male enemies in the entire game (3 if you count the 2 Robin battles as different enemies). I guess the Skill wasn't meant to have much use anyways.

OmegaRadiance Relationship Status: All is for my lord
Feb 10th 2019 at 3:25:24 PM

Man Charlie is every bit the nerd I expected and I love it.

HailMuffins from Castlevania Relationship Status: Star-crossed
Feb 10th 2019 at 3:43:06 PM

Okay, wow!

Bless the talented soul who made.

"I am no ordinary vampire... To be killed by your human magicks! I am Vlad Dracula Tepes! AND I HAVE HAD ENOUGH!" ''
Shlugo_the_great King of Burgers Relationship Status: Tsundere'ing
King of Burgers
Feb 10th 2019 at 4:23:27 PM

Super well done.

10/10 would watch again

Come and get your burgers!
BlackYakuzu94 CHADhan Player. from Easy Coast/NY Relationship Status: Longing for my OTP
CHADhan Player.
Feb 10th 2019 at 4:42:34 PM

Points for using the female (i.e. the superior) master

A lazy millennial who's good at what he does.
slimcoder I'm No One Special. Just a Passing Pro Wrestler.
I'm No One Special. Just a Passing Pro Wrestler.
Feb 10th 2019 at 4:56:27 PM

Huh I recently discovered a new manga that's also doing the legendary heroes bit, Shuumatsu no Walkure or Shuumatsu no Valkyrie or Record of Ragnarok.

Synopsis: The Gods have decided for humanity to be destroyed & this setting uses the all pantheon thing so ya have a Godly meeting headed by Zeus sitting with a dragon with Aphrodite, Shiva, & Odin all part of it. Then Brunhilde of the Valkyries shows and via goading the Gods using their arrogance & a very obscure Godly law convinces the Gods to give humanity one more chance.

The final trial, a grand tournament where the 13 strongest humans in all of existence goes up against the 13 strongest Gods in all of existence.

First match: Lu Bu of the 3 Kingdoms vs Thor of the Aesir/Norse Pantheon.

Edited by slimcoder on Feb 10th 2019 at 4:56:51 AM

HailMuffins from Castlevania Relationship Status: Star-crossed
Feb 10th 2019 at 4:58:52 PM

Rather derivative, but has good Ultimate Showdown of Ultimate Destiny potential.

"I am no ordinary vampire... To be killed by your human magicks! I am Vlad Dracula Tepes! AND I HAVE HAD ENOUGH!" ''
slimcoder I'm No One Special. Just a Passing Pro Wrestler.
I'm No One Special. Just a Passing Pro Wrestler.
Feb 10th 2019 at 5:07:46 PM

Its very direct & to the point, it starts out with the Gods decreeing, & then it cuts to the first match of the tournament. Not top much set-up beyond the simple stuff.

Also very over the top, Lu Bu is portrayed as an utter beast who is the strongest human ever & when he was executed instead of cowardly plea begging for his own life, he simply beg for the sweet release of death because life had become to boring for him while Thor wiped out an entire invasion of Frost Giants all by himself with only the barest of effort. Mjolnir is also portrayed as extremely gigantic & impractical looking.

The rest of the line-up that was announced in chapter 4 (at which there are only at the moment) is as follows.

On the Gods side: Zeus, Buddha, Loki, Apollo, Poseidon, Susano'o No Mikoto, Bishamonten, Anubis, Odin, Beelzebub, Shiva, & Heracles.

On the Humans side: Qin Shi Huang, King Leonidas, Nikola Tesla, Sasaki Kojiro, Raiden Tameemon, Adan, Grigori Rasputin, Okita Souji, Michel Nostradamus, Simo Hayha, Sakata Kintoki, & Jack the Ripper.

OmegaRadiance Relationship Status: All is for my lord
Feb 10th 2019 at 5:10:26 PM

Disappointed Buddhas pal Jesus isnt there.

vicarious vicarious from NC, USA
vicarious
Feb 10th 2019 at 5:34:43 PM

>Simo Hahya

Iím triggered

But Iíll check it out

Feb 10th 2019 at 9:14:38 PM

Isn't Xiang Yu generally considered the greatest warrior of China, not Lu Bu?

slimcoder I'm No One Special. Just a Passing Pro Wrestler.
I'm No One Special. Just a Passing Pro Wrestler.
Feb 10th 2019 at 9:24:50 PM

Just checking....... Brunhilde describes Lu Bu as "The Most Barbaric Warrior".

He's also been described with the terms of "He Is The Strongest Man Since The Dawn of History" & "China's Strongest Hero."

They are basically calling him the strongest human being in existence.

Wait which time are Lu Bu & Xiang Hu from?

Edited by slimcoder on Feb 10th 2019 at 9:33:07 AM

asterism Pluto Loves You Relationship Status: Hoping Senpai notices me
Pluto Loves You
Feb 11th 2019 at 1:13:13 AM

Lu Bu is from around the 3rd century IIRC

Devil Trigger
HailMuffins from Castlevania Relationship Status: Star-crossed
Feb 11th 2019 at 4:01:38 AM

I think Lu Bu is considered the strongest warrior, he was just a really poor excuse of a general, being impulsive and disrespectful to his subordinates and lacking a good sense of tactics and long term strategy, both in Real Life and in the Romance of the Three Kingdoms, though obviously the latter exagerates it a bit.

"I am no ordinary vampire... To be killed by your human magicks! I am Vlad Dracula Tepes! AND I HAVE HAD ENOUGH!" ''
asterism Pluto Loves You Relationship Status: Hoping Senpai notices me
Pluto Loves You
Feb 11th 2019 at 4:17:06 AM

Calling your dead enemy a great warrior is a power move, because the implication is 'think of how badass I must be if I beat them'.

Devil Trigger
Shlugo_the_great King of Burgers Relationship Status: Tsundere'ing
King of Burgers
Feb 11th 2019 at 5:33:39 AM

Points for using the female (i.e. the superior) master

Bah, all my favorite FGO fanworks use the male master.

Come and get your burgers!
raziel365 Anka Aquila from Lima, Perķ Relationship Status: I've been dreaming of True Love's Kiss
Anka Aquila
Feb 11th 2019 at 6:47:00 AM

[up]

Seconded.

Instead of focusing on relatives that divide us, maybe we should try to find the absolutes that tie us.
BlackYakuzu94 CHADhan Player. from Easy Coast/NY Relationship Status: Longing for my OTP
CHADhan Player.
Feb 11th 2019 at 7:05:10 AM

We have enough male protags in VN's.

Edited by BlackYakuzu94 on Feb 11th 2019 at 10:05:22 AM

A lazy millennial who's good at what he does.

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