Knights of Sidonia Discussion

Topic started by takashichea on March 24, 2014. Last post by whiskers 1 month ago.
Post by Marshal Victory (2,237 posts) See mini bio Level 13

@takashichea: Well I plan on buying season 1 if season 2 is as good. Series does not have the horror aspect of Attack on Titan, but Its got that hard sci fi aspect. Plus um I use add blockers on some "cough" sites so one can look at it as robbin hooding in a way. This site tho is whitelisted in my add blocker program so adds on Anime vice go threw.

Post by takashichea (12,418 posts) See mini bio Level 25
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@Marshal Victory:

Oh they are having another season in the Fall? So Chaika 2, Knights of Sidonia, and the new Fate Stay Night anime series. Looks like a good fall season for me as well as a good summer season.

If they had mechs like Strike Suit Zero, their survival rate would have been better.

Post by EVA_01 (179 posts) See mini bio Level 9

Is the manga good? Or is this another case of escaflowne?

Post by takashichea (12,418 posts) See mini bio Level 25
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@EVA_01:

I haven't read the manga. I have to ask @Marshal Victory: and

For the anime, it's a underrated, CG show. I would argue it's the best show of this spring season of 2014. If you like horror, science fiction, mecha, and survival of humanity themes, this show is for you. It can be a bit bloody, but not too gorey.

Post by EVA_01 (179 posts) See mini bio Level 9

@takashichea: So It's Similar To Evangelion?

Post by takashichea (12,418 posts) See mini bio Level 25
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@EVA_01:

I haven't watched or read Evangelion or Escaflowne. I know for sure Evangelion isn't in the same boat as Knights of Sidonia.

Ask @Marshal Victory: who I think watched the series.

Post by EVA_01 (179 posts) See mini bio Level 9

@takashichea: Ok Thanks.

Post by Marshal Victory (2,237 posts) See mini bio Level 13

@EVA_01: Um seen movie 1 of Evangelion an all of escaflowne an its not like either. More closer to say Battle Star Galatica ( old tv series not new) meets Robotech meets Attack on Titan.

Post by whiskers (137 posts) See mini bio Level 8

@Marshal Victory, @takashichea:

Guys, it seems I spoke too soon. Or should I say I started whining too soon, lol. With so much material left it's no wonder they're going for a second season. Hopefully, the bit I mentioned earlier will be included.

Post by takashichea (12,418 posts) See mini bio Level 25
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Finished the series yesterday. Nice to see characters growing. Was surprised that Kunato shed tears. Uh-oh Placenta Girl escaped.

Post by Supreme Marvel (5,141 posts) See mini bio Level 12

Now I can read the manga...oh wait another season? Damn. I guess I'll read up to the point it finished.

I love the artwork mid-episode.

Post by takashichea (12,418 posts) See mini bio Level 25
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Here's the vid for 2nd season which I think everyone saw already.

I might read the manga up to where the anime left off to see the differences between media.

Post by SekiryuuteiDxD (1,501 posts) See mini bio Level 12

Anyone keeping up with the manga

Post by takashichea (12,418 posts) See mini bio Level 25
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@SekiryuuteiDxD:

I will wait for the anime in October 2014. I'm not much of a manga reader. You can ask the folks here with the reply button. Don't be shy.

Post by SekiryuuteiDxD (1,501 posts) See mini bio Level 12

@Supreme Marvel: @whiskers: @Marshal Victory:

Any of you keeping up with the manga?

@takashichea: You should read manga it's unhealthy not (jk lol)

Post by Supreme Marvel (5,141 posts) See mini bio Level 12

@SekiryuuteiDxD said:

@Supreme Marvel: @whiskers: @Marshal Victory:

Any of you keeping up with the manga?

Dammit! Knew I was forgetting something!

Post by Marshal Victory (2,237 posts) See mini bio Level 13

@SekiryuuteiDxD: Not atm . The only manga that I am following was The Seven Deadly Sins. An since its gonna be a anime I have stopped reading as not to spoil the anime.

Post by takashichea (12,418 posts) See mini bio Level 25
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@SekiryuuteiDxD:

Since I usually work on anime and make discussion threads, it's becoming more of a habit for me to watch anime and not read manga. Plus, more anime are legally available than manga these days. Mods are supposed to do things legally.

Post by whiskers (137 posts) See mini bio Level 8

@SekiryuuteiDxD: @Supreme Marvel: I was reading it while the show was on, but after that I left it off at volume 6. I would like to continue. How much have you read so far?

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