Gatchaman Crowds

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4.1
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  • Cloudcuckoolander and team to the (awesome!) rescule!
    This show is really, really good!

    The characters are fun and diverse without anybody feeling like a token cardboard-cutout, the pacing is fast and keeps you on the edge of your seat, the fights are spectacular, the animation beautiful and the plot itself is surprisingly innovative and clever. It touches some really unique concepts and makes them fit naturally into the plot. And while not ...
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  • 0 out of 5 people found this review helpful:
    Failure to live up to its own potential
    Tl;dr - This show is bad and could have been much better.

    For those who are interested in more details, I'll attempt to explain why the show falls flat on its face and fails to be anything more than a disappointment.

    The first season of this series is actually okay. It has decent action and does a decent job of trying to convey life lessons. Because yes, this is a children's show. Even with ...
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  • Gatchaman Crowds really makes you think
    I've never been a fan of mecha, but Hajime's personality glued me to the screen. S1 ep1 JJ pulled a NOTE out of her and instead of being surprised, she accepted it at face value and went with it. This was a first for me "Woah! She didn't overreact and she wasn't too hesitant about being chosen as a Gatchaman! What is this??"

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  • One Of My All Time Favorites
    Hands down the best reboots of all time and possibly one of the most underrated of animes.

    Even in the 70's, Gatchaman was super progressive by making Berg Katze notoriously trans. Do you have any idea how long it took for even an american sitcom to do that!? I'm pretty sure it was like 2014.

    The characters aren't traditional which makes them unforgettable. There's no love story in this ...
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  • Absolutely Breathtaking
    This anime is without a doubt my favorite. Let me just first say that I take it upon myself to watch every new (meaning not a subsequent season of an anime I have not seen) simulcast every season, so I watch LOT of anime. Every aspect of this anime is amazing. Gatchaman Crowds has a stunning and unique art style that is just so beautiful, and all of the characters are very unique. IMO, the story ...
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  • Men In Black and Power Rangers have a baby.
    I'm at a crossroads on the visual style of Gatchaman Crowds. On the one hand, its vivid color palate and character animation give it a 90s anime look and feel. The CGI effects are cool, but I wish more painted backdrops were used. I feel like the complex CGI sequences fight for visual attention with still backdrop scenes, which Gatchaman Crowds does beautifully in its own right. In terms of ...
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  • Amazingly unique series
    First off I have to say that this version of Gatchaman is not really like the original at all. But thats a good thing. It follows Hajime a quirky girl who I've heard described at Pinkie Pie like. With a unique way of veiwing the world she's what would normally be a fan favorite side character. But in this show she's the point of view.

    The graphics are good but nothing too amazing, but the muxic ...
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  • 0 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    a strange episode for a strange series
    this episode was just strange as hell for a series that is listed as action there was very little of it the s called comedy for me felt off the story of the episode was really done and was basically an origin story there was an obvious ecchi shot in there which felt out of place i really do not know what to make of season 2 so far .
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  • One most funnest show i enjoy back in 2013
    This was one of the most colorful and funnest animated series I enjoy back in 2013. So happy to hear how their is a season two coming out XD.

    I really enjoy how this show did something different. it gave me a new ,refresh feeling and i enjoy the theme of it.

    Having Hajime personlity part of the sereis work well. the voice actress did a wonderful job. the creative team behide this ...
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  • 3 out of 3 people found this review helpful:
    Nakamura Kenji does it again
    From the director that brought you Mononoke and Tsuritama, comes Gatchaman Crowds. I am not familiar with the original Gatchaman series, so I won't comment on that here.

    Gatchaman Crowds is an interesting superhero anime. From the beginning it (Hajime) asks the question of why things are what they are, and makes the other characters and the audience question the "standard". Nakamura has a good ...
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