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July 21st, 2018, 22:41
Godzilla 2 is on Netflix. I really liked the first one. I'm not completely sure what were the reasons, but a big one was the art style I think (same one as used in Sidonia and Ajin, maybe it is from the same people as those).
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July 23rd, 2018, 23:28
Finished Your Lie in April. An amazing experience. It's without any action but manages to be engaging throughout (and depressing). I'm a bit in a black hole now, maybe I should wait a bit before starting the next show.

Thinking of indeed taking a peek at Crunchyroll's free content, e.g., for Nodame Cantabile and Yuri on ice. I see it has an Android TV app so I can watch things on a big screen. Alternatively, Netflix has added so many anime shows the past 3 months which I can delve into:
- one punch man
- those fate shows (confusing titles those have)
- B: The beginning
- Erased
- Violed evergarden
- Children of the Whales
- Charlotte
- Asterisk war
- Parasite
- Psycho pass (really want to see this but only has french subtitles)
- …
Hmm, I feel like watching some Bleach. Netflix ended with season 2, I suppose crunchyroll has the remaining 20 seasons or so.

@darth Cowboy Bebop could be described as a kind of animated firefly (or some say, what firefly could have been).
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July 24th, 2018, 00:01
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- Psycho pass (really want to see this but only has french subtitles)
Learn French and do it!!!! The first season is great.
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July 24th, 2018, 09:07
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Thinking of indeed taking a peek at Crunchyroll's free content, e.g., for Nodame Cantabile and Yuri on ice.
Nodame Cantabile is one of my all-time favorites. It's all about the (classical) music and the love for music. Very inspiring. If you yearn for more after watching this, I can highly recommend two live-action music-themed movies: August Rush and The Red Violin.

And for an anime series about acting instead of music, there's Glass Mask. Circus and acrobatics: Kaleido Star.

I tried Yuri on Ice once but couldn't get into it.
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July 25th, 2018, 16:16
I actually (should) know French! It is just too much effort watching and translating

Thanks for the suggestions, better jot those Japanese titles down. They are hard to remember…

I installed the crunchyroll app. First of all bleach is not available:
"Sorry, due to licensing limitations, videos are unavailable in your region."
then I was excited as I found Nodame Cantabile. However, it is not the anime version (which I assume there is) but a live action version of the manga!
http://www.crunchyroll.com/nodame-cantabile-drama

Does the paid version of crunchyroll ofter more content, or are licensing limitations per region the only factor?
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July 25th, 2018, 16:29
Paid version will not lift region restriction. On any platform.
If it says something is not available in your neighborhood, no amount of $ will solve it. Sadly, they don't want your money. Go figure.
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July 25th, 2018, 17:17
Yes, was wondering if the free version would limit the content even more, but apparantly not.

And of course you are wrong, some amount of $ will solve it. About $12 per month to be exact, or even free if you can tolerate some quirkiness. I'm trying that latter option for a week. Seems I can watch bleach after all.
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July 30th, 2018, 20:31
Episode 2 of AOT seasons 2 is out and I'm reading comments from people who were not spoiled certain plot points since they were revealed in the manga years ago…

It's better than actually watching the show itself.
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August 23rd, 2018, 18:07
Watch Laid-Back Camp. It is everything I want in a show. If they don't make another season I will be super bummed.
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September 28th, 2018, 00:14
Flavors of youth. From the creator(s) of your name. It is more of the same, so if you didn't like the previous ones you won't like this one. It's a feature film with three short stories: something about lost opportunities, a female model in fashion losing her way, and something about noodles to give you an idea what to expect .
There is not really a plot to speak of and it's pretty open ended. Watch it for the animation and music first whenever you need some quiet time. Although animation wise it seems not as good as your name and co.

The dragon prince. It's rated 7+ and it shows, but I do (once in a while) like the simple characters and the straightforward story (so far). I'd guess it is from the same creators as avatar and the legend of Korra. I always liked their art and story telling so that's why I gave it a chance. I don't regret it so far.
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October 17th, 2018, 23:57
Zombieland Saga is probably the show of Fall 2018.

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October 18th, 2018, 00:04
LOL no. I can see why it's funny to some, why hilarious to others and why cringy to the rest.

I do suggest watching an episode or two before judging. Maybe it's exactly what you were searching lately.
To me it's not good enough to invest more time with it. Dropped it. Sorry.
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October 18th, 2018, 03:37
I watched both episodes released for it, I also watched the first few episodes of about 5 others "talked about" animes of Fall 2018 and Zombieland was the most entertaining so far.

It's a rather shitty anime seasons.
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October 19th, 2018, 14:14
Have to agree. Nothing seems interesting although I have to admit not checking absolutely everything as am into games most of the time now. I've even stopped following Tokyo Ghoul.
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October 20th, 2018, 23:54
Rather shitty anime seasons,you say?
You gentlemen must be joking,right?
I understand everyone has ones own tastes and whatnot. But,this year of anime is anything but shitty. Perhaps not the best year,I might add that.
Also,true…I did not watch a lot of series this year. But,the ones I watched where almost all great quality anime.
Not going to leave you in the dark and going to share which are the ones I watched so far,at least the worthy ones. Also some I plan to watch.

Winter season:
Violet Evergarden
Sora yori mo Tooi Basho
Koi wa Ameagari no You ni
Darling in the FranXX

Spring season:
Megalo Box
Steins;Gate 0 (did not watched it,yet,but c'mon it is Steins Gate)
Boku no Hero Academia 3rd Season

Summer season:
Shingeki no Kyojin Season 3 (also did not watched it,yet,but c'mon, its AOT)
Chuukan Kanriroku Tonegawa (plan to watch)
Satsuriku no Tenshi (plan to watch)
Angolmois: Genkou Kassenki (plan to watch)

I did not even get to see what is the winter season about. And still watching some series from this winters season.
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October 21st, 2018, 00:07
The Fall season. Not whole year, just the quarter that started. I mean, he started with Fall 2018 so I thought we're talking about that.
And I ment fresh entries not ongoing series like Steins Gate, Attack on Titan or Black Clover (not saying everyone will love each of them ofc).
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October 21st, 2018, 00:30
Only the Fall season,eh? Perhaps I misunderstood.
But at the end of the post it does say "It's a rather shitty anime seasons."
I thought it is for all the seasons of 2018.

Anyhow,I got my little input anyways,so…
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October 30th, 2018, 13:59
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Only the Fall season,eh? Perhaps I misunderstood.
But at the end of the post it does say "It's a rather shitty anime seasons."
I meant Fall 2018, the "s" at the end is a typo. Although, the only anime of the Summer season I finished was Boku no Hero Academia, so I guess maybe we should keep the "s" at the end, lol.

The AOT season was based off the most boring arc of the manga, I didn't even bother watching the last 2 episodes.
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