Fangirls at the Gate

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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby Athos on Tue Jun 21, 2011 6:26 am

Heh. Integra pulling the sword from Timmy. That'll be nice.
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby Alcione_Gallos on Tue Jun 21, 2011 3:56 pm

I sense epicness. :D
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby Xuanwu on Tue Jun 21, 2011 9:17 pm

Nekkid time!

Is Tim the first character to see adult Integra naked other than Alucard? Walter obvious saw her when a child from being a butler, but I doubt he did with the adult. We know Alucard peeped. I think the most Seras saw was Integra in her undies back when they changed in "Shine or Die" (not that it happened due to timey wimey). Hmmm.
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby Chaos Priest on Tue Jun 21, 2011 9:29 pm

This may be an odd observation to make during nekkid time, but I notice that glasses are not a part of it.
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby Starcat5 on Wed Jun 22, 2011 2:31 am

Anyone mind translating the font in the last panal? I can't make out some of the words.
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby Athos on Wed Jun 22, 2011 7:46 am

Starcat5 wrote:Anyone mind translating the font in the last panal? I can't make out some of the words.

I believe it reads "Rose of the noble castle.... power of Dios that sleeps within me... heed your master and come forth!"

Hmm... I wonder if those trippy dueling songs are tied to the arena or the sword. Because Integra needs a good one.
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby BigKwell on Wed Jun 22, 2011 10:42 am

(reads latest strip)

How in the world is Timothy going to pull this off? Isn't Anthy the holder of the Sword of Dios?
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby Athos on Wed Jun 22, 2011 8:11 pm

Nice dress for Timmy. And that black outfit really suits Integra.
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby Xuanwu on Wed Jun 22, 2011 9:30 pm

I imagine Integra's duel song could be the remix of Logos Naki World. "Bachelorette" by Bjork also works (there's a great Utena AMV set to it).
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby Nesmin on Thu Jun 23, 2011 2:28 am

I love that Integra's uniform includes a tie!
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby FelinaofL2 on Thu Jun 23, 2011 10:49 am

Wow... Timothy looks so elegant and lovely in that dress. :D
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby flyboy254 on Thu Jun 23, 2011 8:06 pm

I gotta know, is the crossdressing thing actually from the original series that we're taking this from?
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby yamiangie on Thu Jun 23, 2011 8:34 pm

for Interga's role sort of. From what I understand it was one of those Girl wants to be the knight in shinning armor girl mangas. The review i watched mostly ranted about over use of stock footage and repeated plots for the anime. (thought he is our ranty anime reviewer) That stairway that's forming is one of them.
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby Athos on Thu Jun 23, 2011 8:38 pm

Sorta. Integra's taking the role of Utena, who wore a very non-standard boys' uniform and a similar dueling outfit. Timmy's filling in for Anthy, the girl who gave him this power back when he went to Japan with Heinkel and Yumiko.

Because it is appropriate: Zettai unmei mokushiroku.

I feel old. Guess a license lapsing and a series going out of print for a few years really makes a difference. But there's a new edition out now that's supposed to be better and shinier.
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby yamiangie on Fri Jun 24, 2011 7:03 pm

i had heard that it was an expressive series. I can't remember if that was because it was out of print or the box sets were overpriced to begin with. Old episodes of anime world order tend to blend together after a while.
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby BigKwell on Sat Jun 25, 2011 10:16 am

I'd STILL like to know what happened to the rest of Millennium all during this adventure. I know what happened to Doc, Schro and Zorin... but what about the Captain, Rippy and the Dandy Man?
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby SailorPtah on Sat Jun 25, 2011 10:29 am

BigKwell wrote:I'd STILL like to know what happened to the rest of Millennium all during this adventure. I know what happened to Doc, Schro and Zorin... but what about the Captain, Rippy and the Dandy Man?

The Dandy was fatally shot by overseas Iscariot agent Stephen Colbert: http://sailorptah.deviantart.com/art/An ... -174190231
The Captain is currently fighting Reseda: http://hellsing.comicgenesis.com/d/20110520.html
And Rip is in Paris. where Madeline is planning to fight her...just as soon as she's secured Lupin's help.
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby BigKwell on Sat Jun 25, 2011 10:41 am

Thanks Erin.
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby Xuanwu on Sat Jun 25, 2011 8:14 pm

SailorPtah wrote:And Rip is in Paris. where Madeline is planning to fight her...just as soon as she's secured Lupin's help.

And since they're both plucky young girls bent on adventure, it'll end on a huge musical number and the two becoming BFF's! And Lupin will make off with something shiny.

At least, that's how I wish it'd end... XD

I am totally humming Mokushiroku right now. Integra had better use these powers wisely, or she might end up transformed into a car!
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Re: Fangirls at the Gate

Postby flyboy254 on Sat Jun 25, 2011 8:32 pm

Wait, she didn't even bother to kill the madman? :-?
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