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Blue Seed Episode 26: New Soul
Hello Dwellers and Welcome to the Basement...We're talking Anime today, as we wrap up our look of the series Blue Seed with episode 26 'New Soul'.
Next week: Akira!
Episode 26: New Soul
Original Air Date:
March 29, 1995
English Air Date:
January 29, 2000
I finally get what Kaede's real deal was that she was in despair over how far humanity has sunk to where there was no hope to be seen
The ending, for all intents and purposes, reminds me of Ghostbusters 2, just without The Statue of Liberty but with Murokomo getting blasted by Susano-Oh
Momiji does indeed sacrifice herself and dies,only to be brought back to life when Kaede and Susano-Oh choose to do so before going off to who knows where
I really don't like the fact the 'what happens to the TAC' montage is covered up by the ending credits.
Nice touch on having Momiji & Kusanagi return to where they first met to 'begin again'.
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Comic Books that act as an expanded universe for a franchise seen only on TV, Video Games or Movies are pretty cool in my book.
They get to either bring back characters and concepts that were one and done, which provides familiarity and acts like a gateway to get non-comic readers a reason to pick up a comic. Which is the case of this weeks comic: Star Trek The Next Generation #36…
And yeah, I’ve had this copy for years since I don’t have the back cover any more and am Iucky to still have the front cover.
But as you can tell from the cover, it features the return of Ardra.
For those of you who may not know: Ardra was the antagonist in the season four episode, ‘Devil’s Due’, where the Enterprise-D responds to a distress call from a planet that was being tormented by a person claiming to be their Devil. Ardra in actuality is a con-woman who uses her knowledge of the planet’s culture along with devices like transporters, holograms a…
Hello Dwellers and Welcome to the Basement...Tonight's topics are Orphan Black: Gag or Throttle and Moonlighting: Read The Mind... See The Movie
BONUS NOTES The kid actress who plays Kira really has done a nice job when delivering her linesThe 'secret' code that Sarah and Kira developed in previous episodes really played a big partThe laser-weapon seeing in this episode of Moonlighting looked pretty damn practical