Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These

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  • 13 out of 18 people found this review helpful:
    Readaptation of one of dearly taken anime.
    A lot of people are here complaining about how it is a remake and dwelling on the old masterpiece not being this (which is a bit ill conclusive after 1-2 episodes given the masterpiece had 110). It will take a while to grow just as it did before, this series seemingly avoids explaining a lot of things to the watchers and rather keeps them for the more intellectual to figure out in comparison to ...
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  • 6 out of 10 people found this review helpful:
    Primed to Equal the Original
    Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These is a remake of a Sci-Fi Epic series from the 1980s and 1990s. The original was great for several reason and, while only two episodes of this remake are out so far, it appears that the remake is made with the kind of care that fans of the original series will love.

    I would like to criticize some of the reviews of this anime that focus on the ...
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  • 7 out of 12 people found this review helpful:
    People are talking out of their ass
    people are trashing this anime based on the old one, but this a great anime on its own.
    I have watched the old LoGH OVA 3 times over! and I can still say that this is a good anime. this is a readaptation, not a remake. Know the difference
    Just give it a try, without a heavy amount of bias.
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  • Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These - It's great!
    This show is a great change of pace. Seeing how different factions deal with each other at multiple levels is really interesting, including apolitical money interests. Here's hoping they can all throw off the shackles of fascism and fractional reserve banking lol!
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  • a great redo of an amazing classic
    Honestly I loved the first version, this one stays pretty true to the classic with an updated feel. I am looking forward to seeing how the rest of it comes along. I am happy that for the most part all the core personalities have stayed true, which I will admit was a concern in the beginning. Its worth watching.
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  • Retelling LoGH (give me dusty)
    Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These presents the original series in a much more compact version. However, this is not to say that its core themes and arguments are erased - in fact, many of the themes presented and discussed in LoGH carried over from before are themes that should be discussed in today's society considering growing political concerns. Outside of this, as stated, Die Neue ...
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  • A Truly Remarkable Experience
    As a newcomer who has not seen the original I have no idea how this compares to the original, but from what I've seen this show is one the best.
    From the well developed characters, expert balance of the different viewpoints, and complex and mature storytelling this truly a very well written show. On the other hand the visuals, animation and music are also something truly breathtaking.
    A true ...
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  • Absolutely stellar (pun intended)
    An incredible update of an excellent older show. Cannot recommend enough. The animation and aesthetic design is awesome, and the updated pacing and cinematography (is that what it's called in anime?) is excellent. They maintained the soul of the original show with a fancy new outer shell.
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  • 1 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    A Space Opera with Music to Match
    Listen to the opening theme. Listen to the closing theme. This is a serious space opera with dram and conflict. While I have not seen the entire series before, at ten episodes in I can say its worth your time.

    Synopsis: An empire and a republic are at war with one another. Two incredibly competent generals on either side play politics while balancing military strategy. They have varying ...
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  • 1 out of 2 people found this review helpful:
    Quite enjoyable, imho
    I've been enjoying this anime. It differs from the original in some pacing and character development parts, but, on the whole, these are pragmatic decisions, and do not severely detract from the anime.
    It has done a good job scratching my itch for LOTGH stuff, and has me wanting for more: I got my premium account 'cause I wanted to binge this series specifically.
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