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Postby DarkBluePhoenix » Fri Sep 01, 2017 5:41 am

Saw this in my news feed this morning. Apparently Anno is starring in a new TV spot in Japan for Honda. Video is linked in the article below.

http://kotaku.com/evangelion-creator-now-selling-hondas-1798691109
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Postby Ornette » Fri Sep 01, 2017 12:31 pm

The commercial aired back in July, it doesn't look like there was anything new in the Kotaku article. The original tweet:

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Postby Cybermat47 » Fri Sep 01, 2017 8:10 pm

Well, Evangelion is clearly inspired by a Honda, so it makes sense :wink:
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Postby FreakyFilmFan4ever » Fri Sep 01, 2017 9:54 pm

Is that a pun on Ishiro Honda? And should I be upset by that pun?

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Postby Cybermat47 » Sat Sep 02, 2017 6:41 am

View Original PostFreakyFilmFan4ever wrote:Is that a pun on Ishiro Honda? And should I be upset by that pun?


Yes.
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Postby DarkBluePhoenix » Sat Sep 02, 2017 11:10 am

Cybermat47 wrote:Well, Evangelion is clearly inspired by a Honda, so it makes sense :wink:

I see what you did there :lol:
I was hoping someone would make that joke
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