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Amph **NERV HQ: CENTRAL DOGMA - An Evangelion Fan Thread**

Discussion in 'Community' started by Malshabek, Mar 19, 2004.

  1. JoinTheSchwarz

    JoinTheSchwarz JC Head Admin & Community Manager star 8 Staff Member Administrator

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    So...

    Rebuild of Evangelion

    [image=http://img513.imageshack.us/img513/7158/posterbx8221xl4.jpg]

    Four new movies. The first three are just a remake of the series, the last one promises to be a new ending.

    [link=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9M5F2Yr0NEw]Evangelion 1.0 trailer[/link]


    Evocative reimagining or last attempt to milk the cash cow?
     
  2. darthtenbiscuits

    darthtenbiscuits Jedi Grand Master star 7

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    Both. :p

    I'm counting the days until it hits DVD in Japan so there'll be a fansub.
     
  3. JoinTheSchwarz

    JoinTheSchwarz JC Head Admin & Community Manager star 8 Staff Member Administrator

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    Same here.

    I'm very intrigued by the changes 2.0 is supposed to have: new EVAs, new chosen children, multiple Adams...
     
  4. darthtenbiscuits

    darthtenbiscuits Jedi Grand Master star 7

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    Now you have me intrigued.

    I haven't been keeping up on Evangelion poop for a while. Are there going to be different Evas or are they adding some?
     
  5. JoinTheSchwarz

    JoinTheSchwarz JC Head Admin & Community Manager star 8 Staff Member Administrator

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    Differentiated EVA-05 and EVA-06, for a start.

    [link=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZMvE1paC_Gs]See for yourself[/link]
     
  6. darthtenbiscuits

    darthtenbiscuits Jedi Grand Master star 7

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    Whoah, looks like they're also introducing Kawaru/Tabris into the mix a little earlier than the series.
     
  7. JoinTheSchwarz

    JoinTheSchwarz JC Head Admin & Community Manager star 8 Staff Member Administrator

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    Yeah, since almost the beginning. A good change, I'd say; more Kaworu is always good. :p

    There are some Evangelion 1.0 clips doing the round. Vastly improved animation. :cool:
     
  8. darthtenbiscuits

    darthtenbiscuits Jedi Grand Master star 7

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    I've seen one of the Operation: Yoshima battle. I can't bear to continue spoiling the movie through a cell phone camera, though. :p
     
  9. JoinTheSchwarz

    JoinTheSchwarz JC Head Admin & Community Manager star 8 Staff Member Administrator

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    SO:

    Rebuild of Evangelion 1.0 is a reality. What did you think? Gainax cashing on EVA or a re-envisioning? I'll say that I'm intrigued.

    Also: hi Femi, this is the JCC EVA thread. DON'T SPOIL YOURSELF OR YOU'LL REGRET IT. :)
     
  10. Chronological_Order

    Chronological_Order Jedi Youngling star 3

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    Holy crap.... someone revived my thread. :p

    I honestly dont know what to think of Rebuild.
    I love the original evangelion and i wouldnt want it ruined.
     
  11. Jon_Goodfellow

    Jon_Goodfellow Jedi Knight star 5

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    Forget the rebuild. I'm more concerned about this live action NGE film. Please, someone tell me it's been shot down! [face_praying]

    :p




    [hl=black]Go n-ithe an cat thú, is go n-ithe an diabhal an cat.[/hl]
     
  12. JoinTheSchwarz

    JoinTheSchwarz JC Head Admin & Community Manager star 8 Staff Member Administrator

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    "Someone"? o_O :p

    And I believe it's in production limbo. But don't despair, we still have Leonardo DiCaprio's Akira!


    I liked RoE 1.0. Maybe it was just nostalgia, but I loved every minute of it. It's just a remake of the first six episodes, I know, but Anno has made some interesting editing choices. Shinji is not as angsty as he was before, and it kind of reminds me of Sadamoto's version of Ikari, and most of the series mythology is introduced earlier. I'm intrigued to see where 2.0 goes.

    [link=http://es.youtube.com/watch?v=dgLMluZ02Dw]2.0 teaser and (apparently) new EVA designs[/link]
     
  13. Suzuki_Akira

    Suzuki_Akira Jedi Master star 7

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    This series has destroyed everything beautiful in my mind.
     
  14. JoinTheSchwarz

    JoinTheSchwarz JC Head Admin & Community Manager star 8 Staff Member Administrator

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    [image=http://www.evacommentary.org/episode-23/23_C137_oa.jpg]

    Rei is watching.


    We'll talk again once you've watched EoE. :p
     
  15. Suzuki_Akira

    Suzuki_Akira Jedi Master star 7

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    What the ****.
     
  16. Jabba-wocky

    Jabba-wocky Chosen One star 9

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    People are not made out of orange juice.
     
  17. EmpireForever

    EmpireForever Jedi Grand Master star 8

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    I like the old EVA 02 better.
     
  18. JoinTheSchwarz

    JoinTheSchwarz JC Head Admin & Community Manager star 8 Staff Member Administrator

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    Yeah, me too, but the horns reminds me of some of the original drafts. And now that I think of it, in said drafts there were an EVA-05 and an EVA-06. [face_thinking]

    Some fans are interpreting the ending of 1.0 as indicating Rebuild is actually a sequel. My theory is different: I believe Kaworu is aware he's in a remake. That would be so Anno. :p


    [image=http://www.evacommentary.org/episode-25/25_C136_col-disc.jpg]

    Rei is still watching.
     
  19. JoinTheSchwarz

    JoinTheSchwarz JC Head Admin & Community Manager star 8 Staff Member Administrator

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    So I just watched Rebuild of Evangelion 2.0 and I really liked it. I'm seeing stuff from the orginal proposal, and I'm starting to consider this "what if Anno had had a good budget instead of a a mental breakdown". I'm not sure if I like all the fanservice, though, but I chuckled when I saw Mari's Gainax Bounce. :p
     
  20. jedi_john_33

    jedi_john_33 Jedi Master star 7

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    Is that like...season 2 or something?
     
  21. JoinTheSchwarz

    JoinTheSchwarz JC Head Admin & Community Manager star 8 Staff Member Administrator

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    [link=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rebuild_of_Evangelion]wiki'd[/link]
     
  22. Chronological_Order

    Chronological_Order Jedi Youngling star 3

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    I just watched the first rebuild yesterday...

    Oh.

    My.

    God.


    IT WAS SO AWESOME!!!!
    I love almost everything about it. Then new animation, the slightly new plot twists, the new soundtrack, everything.
    I've been looking around online for the second rebuild but have yet to find it.
    I may have to break down and go to the store to buy it lol :p

    I didnt see any of the fanservice that Shwarz talked about, but its definitely ALOT darker seeming than the original.
    Alot less of the goofy animation, funny facial expressions, and alot more blood and guts and just general "on the brink of the end of the world" feeling.
     
  23. JoinTheSchwarz

    JoinTheSchwarz JC Head Admin & Community Manager star 8 Staff Member Administrator

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    The fanservice is in 2.0 and it's... blatant. :p

    By the way, the plot has nothing to do with the series except for vague details (the EVA-03 saga or Zeruel). Worth a watch.
     
  24. Darth_Omega

    Darth_Omega Jedi Grand Master star 6

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    Did you watch the cam version? :p
     
  25. JoinTheSchwarz

    JoinTheSchwarz JC Head Admin & Community Manager star 8 Staff Member Administrator

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