Comment on Gravure World Cup: Victory for “Group A” by Frans:
The A Cups did win, so I don’t know why are you disappointed :)
Recent comments by Frans:
- Aku no Hana “Hideous But You Can Get Used To Even This”:
People often mix-up moe as an art style and moe as in the character traits. Yes, if you look just the screenshot, lots of recent anime have moe style, but the percentage that falls into moe-blob is actually not much. The situation is not that different compared to the 80s or the 90s or basically any era. Right now the popular style is moe, and I don’t really mind. In this case, the problem in Aku no Hana isn’t merely the art style, but the overall execution. I don’t mind they try different …
- Aku no Hana “A Crime Against Manga”:
Judging from the article only (haven’t seen the anime yet), if they cast a better girl for the girl with glasses, overall it would be a much pleasing anime. Right now it is way too manly.
- Top 25 Unforgettable Anime Tears:
The ending of the last arc (on the anime and not the epilogue) of Planetes… definitely the most bittersweet tearjerker that I’ve ever experienced on animes.
- Square CEO: “Our Merger With Enix Was A Total Failure”:
Just FYI, FF13 series already sold more than the entire Star Ocean + Valkyrie Profile franchise combined. Yes, FF13 also did a little better than FF12. Just because you didn’t like some of the FF games you mentioned doesn’t mean it didn’t sell. Some people thinks that SE going down because they didn’t make a good game, thus no sales. For me, that’s wrong. The biggest problem with SE isn’t with the games not selling, but with the market changing. And why are you bringing FF movie and anime? do …
- “Top” 25 Worst Anime of Summer 2012:
It’s hard to make a good list based on polls. Polls are more about popularity than determining something good or bad. Usually if the polls is about people choosing something they thought is good, then it should be accurate enough. At the very least it would display something that is popular and good at the same time. It might not be critically acclaimed, but it should be still enjoyable for at least the target audience. The reverse isn’t true though. If you make a polls about people choosing …