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Postby Xard » Wed Oct 08, 2014 1:55 pm

Fucking amazing first outing, perfect adaptation of the prologue. If rest of the series adapts UBW with comparable care and talent we're for one helluva ride.
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Postby Redtophat » Tue Feb 17, 2015 2:36 am

Yesss, Aimer will be performing the OP theme for the second season! The song is titled "Brave Shine".

Here's some of her stuff:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=en9u6LhrJnQ
http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x2cwhx ... d_creation
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cfich8LWlm4

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Postby Shinoyami65 » Tue Feb 17, 2015 9:13 am

^I was hoping for LiSA's cover of 'This Illusion' from the ending of season one, but this seems good too.
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Postby Stan » Sun Apr 05, 2015 3:12 pm

Is it just me or did season 2 start of very poorly? I think the next episode will be very action packed and should have been the intro to the second season. As it is, it's boring exposition and highschool kids talking.

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Postby Azathoth » Mon Apr 06, 2015 1:55 pm

View Original PostStan wrote:As it is, it's boring exposition and highschool kids talking.


To be fair, this makes it a pretty perfect adaptation of FSN.
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Postby Shinoyami65 » Tue Apr 07, 2015 8:47 am

View Original PostStan wrote:Is it just me or did season 2 start of very poorly? I think the next episode will be very action packed and should have been the intro to the second season. As it is, it's boring exposition and highschool kids talking.


Well, they're staying faithful to the original plot in that respect -o-; They're basically following the plot of the VN from the point season 1 ended. I'd have thought that the Rin x Caster fight was supposed to fulfill this episode's quotient of 'expensive ufotable animation skillz'.

It seems that whereas Fate/Zero was rather accessible, UBW is suffering a bit because people who aren't familiar with the series don't seem to know what's going on, which isn't really helped by the tiny deviations to the plot which make all the characters look a tiny bit more stupid.

I did think it was good (if a bit out of the left field at this stage) that they're finally building the Rin/Shirou relationship which is supposed to be a focal point of the UBW arc.
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Postby Dima » Thu Apr 09, 2015 1:48 pm

New ending by Kalafina is amazing, been hearing it all day non stop. Shame that i can't say the same for the OP.

In the next 3 episodes there will be a fight i was looking forward from the start.

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Postby Shinoyami65 » Fri Apr 10, 2015 9:08 am

View Original PostDima wrote:New ending by Kalafina is amazing, been hearing it all day non stop. Shame that i can't say the same for the OP.


Yeah, they should have stuck with disillusion, the new OP is pretty bland stuff compared with Kalafina's vocals in the ED.
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Postby Dima » Sat Apr 11, 2015 10:32 am

View Original PostShinoyami65 wrote:Yeah, they should have stuck with disillusion, the new OP is pretty bland stuff compared with Kalafina's vocals in the ED.


Shame cause the first OP and the OPs from Fate/Zero were amazing. Also the scenes they put with the song is not helping it.
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Postby Shinoyami65 » Sat Apr 11, 2015 1:14 pm

^Yeah, what's even more disappointing is that they baited us with that awesome cover of disillusion at the end of the last season and then never used it again :sadfrog:

And in today's episode....

SPOILER: Show

-Caster's original Master is given a lot more background as some spoiled third-rate rich pretty-boy Mage who totally deserved what was coming to him.
-Bazett gets a passing mention...although she's already dead by now.
-After one season of Caster being a bitch this is the part where they decide to try and humanise her a bit.
-A fair bit of the budget seems to have gone into making a CG taxi which only appears in one scene.
-Ooh, Fate/Zero references!
-So it turns out Gate of Babylon can be used to drop annoying, unwanted things too.
-Gil-kun has arrived on the playing field! :D
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Postby Dima » Sat Apr 11, 2015 1:43 pm

View Original PostShinoyami65 wrote:
SPOILER: Show

-Caster's original Master is given a lot more background as some spoiled third-rate rich pretty-boy Mage who totally deserved what was coming to him.
-Bazett gets a passing mention...although she's already dead by now.
-After one season of Caster being a bitch this is the part where they decide to try and humanise her a bit. (inevitable, they had to cover this part)
-A fair bit of the budget seems to have gone into making a CG taxi which only appears in one scene. (Unlimited Budget Works i am telling you, even for taxis) :lol:
-Ooh, Fate/Zero references!
-So it turns out Gate of Babylon can be used to drop annoying, unwanted things too.
-Gil-kun has arrived on the playing field! :D (it was about time! i've been waiting for this since the the start)
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