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What I Am Watching, Summer 2015 Edition

Gate

I realize that my military experience colors my assessment, but I am really enjoying Gate so far this season. In fact, it is the only new anime I am following closely. 391 more words

Anime

Transportation | Doomsday plane

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政府専用機


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Transportation

New anime Gate entertains, tries to recruit you to the Japan Self-Defense Forces at the same time

We’ve seen the Japanese Self-Defense Forces get quite creative with trying to entice new recruits, but never before have we seen them do an all-out official collaboration with an anime. 417 more words

Japan

GATE - Episode 3

Bam. Episode 3 and almost all the characters from the OP are introduced. Take note Danmachi.

We’ve met Rei Ayanami.

Kuroneko.

And Asuna.

There’s also Michelle Rodriquez. 119 more words

Action

Life Imitating GATE: Diet Votes to Expand JSDF's Role

Rambling observational commentary follows.

The fictional Japanese military of countless anime throughout the years have been typically portrayed as serving in a strictly defensive capacity: only allowing the use of arms if directly attacked. 332 more words

News

GATE - Episode 2

Mixing scenes of politics from both sides of the gate and several scenes of medieval armies getting obliterated by machineguns and mortars, the first ten minutes was a blast. 110 more words

Action