Posts on Eureka Seven

12 Days, day four. Eureka appears, and briefly we care.

Not much to say about Eureka Seven AO, it was a mess that ham-fistedly tried to accomplish the heartfelt interactions and complicated worldbuilding that the original did so well. But the appearance of Eureka herself, regardless of how obvious and nostalgia-reliant it was, worked. And for a moment, I thought it was gonna come back. […]

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Summer Wrap: Hey, guess what I watched some cartoons

Not only did I write a blog posts, it’s like… a really insignificant one.

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SaiMecha nominations

Well, here they are. Completely devoid of obscure hispter robots that make me seem like I know more about what I’m talking about than I do. I’m so mainstream.

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The Eureka Seven drum finding operation

While being incensed at a probably-wrong musical reference on a Wikipedia page related to Eureka Seven, I opened the can of worms that is music gear reference in the series. Here’s some stuff about drum machines, bass synths, the KLF, and acid house.

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Navigating the Hope/Despair axis and working for a happy ending

No, this is not a post about illicit massage parlors. But it does talk about endings, so if you haven’t seen Madoka Magica, Yumekui Merry, or uh.. Evangelion, proceed with caution.

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Ballet Mechanique

One of those moments — one of those episodes — that makes me wish I could watch a particular bit of anime again for the first time. by zoff (pixiv link).

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