Category Archives: Classic

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Revisiting a Modern Classic: FLCL Episode 6 and Final Thoughts

See other parts: Episode 1, Episode 2, Episode 3, Episode 4, Episode 5, Episode 6 Before we start this episode, its important to note the importance of the time-skip between episodes 5 and 6. At the end of episode 5, … Continue reading

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Revisiting a Modern Classic: FLCL Episode 5

See other parts: Episode 1, Episode 2, Episode 3, Episode 4, Episode 5, Episode 6 Brittle Bullet As the title of this episode suggests. Naota, after experienced his emotional high last episode, will inevitably experience the fall that comes afterward. This episode is funny, entertaining, and emotionally charged … Continue reading

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Revisiting a Modern Classic: FLCL Episode 4

See other parts: Episode 1, Episode 2, Episode 3, Episode 4, Episode 5, Episode 6 Full Swing “Hit it into the sky, don’t hold back. Before he swings the bat, a real slugger imagines an arc inside his heart…arching directly to heaven…” For the past three episodes, we’ve … Continue reading

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Revisiting a Modern Classic: FLCL Episode 3

See other parts: Episode 1, Episode 2, Episode 3, Episode 4, Episode 5, Episode 6 Marquis de Carabas Director Kazuya on the naming of FLCL episode 3 “Marquis de Carabas” “In this episode, the entire class performs a play at school. The title of the play … Continue reading

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Revisiting a Modern Classic: FLCL Episode 2

See other parts: Episode 1, Episode 2, Episode 3, Episode 4, Episode 5, Episode 6 Fire Starter “I saw god the other day. By the river on a rainy afternoon. He helped a kitten that was all alone. Its a god that only I can see. … Continue reading

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Revisiting a Modern Classic: FLCL Episode 1

See other parts: Episode 1, Episode 2, Episode 3, Episode 4, Episode 5, Episode 6 Preface I’d like to preface this post with a little bit about myself. I’m a huge fan of Hideaki Anno and to an extent all of GAINAX senior staff including Kazuya … Continue reading

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