Mecha to Take Over Hollywood? -- THE VICE PIT

Topic started by No_name_here on Dec. 3, 2012. Last post by Destinyheroknight 1 year, 7 months ago.
Post by No_name_here (854 posts) See mini bio Level 11
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  • Oh Crap! It's Anime Filler!
  • The Secret of Mecha Anime!
  • Are Remakes Necessary?
  • What Was Your First Anime?
  • Anime Convention Gossip!
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  • Can Anime Ever as Popular in America?
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  • Worst Anime Ever...!
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  • Is Anime Really Going to Die?!?!
  • Otaku Mega Dating Special!!
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    Tom Pinchuk’s a writer and personality with a large number of comics, videos and features like this to his credit. Visit his website - - tompinchuk.com - - and follow his Twitter: @tompinchuk

    Sam Weller is a writer and actor who's scribed for shows like FIRST EDITION, GEEK THERAPY, and most recently BATGIRL: SPOILED. He also really likes anime. To know what is going to happen next, follow@cravesam

    Post by Turambar (233 posts) See mini bio Level 10
    Starship Troopers the book was published in 1959.  The Tetsujin 28 manga started its run in 1956.
    Post by Destinyheroknight (10,156 posts) See mini bio Level 21

    Wow, that a lot of Vice pit video

    No, sam make me sad :(

    Anyway, I think a Gundam make over he would be pretty cool (with the right people making it) or a Gurren Lagann would be funny

    Post by Marshal Victory (1,827 posts) See mini bio Level 13

    Reguarding Starship troopers.Friend an i went to see the 1st movie back in the day.He had read the books .i had not. He thought it was ok but books were not really on the screen at all.His discription of the books sounded way better than the movie by far.

    Thanks for usen my topic by the way .I would put forth a few movies that could just be straight atory adaptions not much needs changed to be a anime or manga even.Two that spring to mind right off are...

    http://www.screened.com/blade-runner/16-171085/

    an

    http://www.screened.com/dark-city/16-180200/

    Both fit in that it wouldnt take much catagory to fit right in.After rewatching Riding Bean i belive a anime version of http://www.screened.com/bullitt/16-181431/ would work .

    Also whats a mech an whats not.Our old pen an paper role playing group used to play pladium version of Robotech https://palladium-store.com/1001/product/551-Robotech-Macross-Saga-Sourcebook.html an we would discuss things like this .Our settled hard an fast rule was if its 1.75 times bigger than a human it can be considered a mech any thing less falls into powered exo skeleton an power armor.Which was dubed the 10ft rule .Really we used 10 an 1/2 .

    Post by samweller999 (69 posts) See mini bio Level 9
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    @Destinyheroknight: I'll be back soon once I'm done with my SECRET PROJECT

    Post by Marshal Victory (1,827 posts) See mini bio Level 13

    @samweller999: Err if ya tell its not a secret.. just saying.Also hope ya an Tom do a review on

    http://www.screened.com/pacific-rim/16-203469/

    when it hits.Least from a Anime fan perspective.

    Post by Destinyheroknight (10,156 posts) See mini bio Level 21

    @samweller999:

    It not very secret if you show me a picture LOL!

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