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Digimon Xros Wars: The Boy Hunters Who Leapt Through Time

Discussion in 'Off the Air' started by DarkLord Omega, Sep 2, 2011.

  1. DarkLord Omega Nightmare Ruler

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    Useful Information
    http://wikimon.net/Digimon_Xros_Wars:_The_Boy_Hunters_Who_Leapt_Through_Time
     
  2. RandomLurker Quick Brown Fox

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    This guy

    Bane of the show or a new genuinely interesting character? Taking bets :hurr
     
  3. DarkLord Omega Nightmare Ruler

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    Betting him to be evil in the end, he's to happy :maybe
     
  4. armorknight Active Member

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    One thing I can almost certainly say is that he won't even compare to Taika as a character, although that can probably be said for all the other new characters as well. Wish that they kept the Taiki/Nene/Kiriha dream team.
     
  5. Gallant Active Member

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    Bane of the show and will likely be cutting into Taiki's screen time despite his own inferiority in comparison. The series hasn't even aired yet but I already want to punch him in the face.
     
  6. 11wongjk2 Active Member

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    but he carries the legacy of taichi: googles
     
  7. Gallant Active Member

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    Daisuke carrying Taichi's goggles sure didn't help him in any way. I wouldn't be surprised to see more of the same again.
     
  8. Tranquil Fury White Wolf

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    He does look like a Daisuke expy complete with his own Veemon Expy but that was done due to this being the second season of Xros wars and as long as the writer is the same or someone competent, he'll be fine. I hated Kirihara for some 40+ episodes till he got shit together so they can make almost any character likeable when they want to. Hopefully this guy does'nt take that long.
     
  9. RandomLurker Quick Brown Fox

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    Let's hope that Riku Sanjou can salvage even what comes out of the dreaded Daisuke mold.
     
  10. 11wongjk2 Active Member

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    actually it did for me since those googles reminded me that maybe the next ep, he can re-enact taichi's courage which made me endure him, but the sad thing is he didn't
     
  11. RandomLurker Quick Brown Fox

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    Seeing how the first episode of this series will air only a week after the last of Xros Wars, I think there is a possibility that Xros Wars will end in a cliff hanger or at least some sort of sequel hook that paves the next season. Like at the end, Taiki is sent to the future, or the next season villain will make an appearance.


    God, speaking of this series is sometimes so hard because of the insanely long and complicated name. I'll just abridge it to "Digimon XW: TwKSHt" (based on the japanese title Digimon Xros Wars Toki wo Kakeru Shounen Hantā-tachi) :maybe
     
  12. LegendaryYang Hero

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    I am at episode 30 of the first season, glad to see that this series will be continued
     
  13. ~BLAZxBLUE~ Legendary Tamer

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    I'm just going to stick with Xros Wars S2 :maybe
     
  14. RandomLurker Quick Brown Fox

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    I'm officically declaring Shoutmon's future form the most badass looking child form of a Digimon partner ever.



    He's so badass, he doesn't even have to fight. He just stares the enemy, who gives up the battle just seeing the level of badass he's up against.
    He's so badass, he's like saying: "You think your Digimon partner is badass? Look at me. Now look at your Digimon partner. Now back at me. Now back at your Digimon partner. That's right."
    He's so badass, he makes all other Digimon partners look like they belong into a kindergarten.
     
  15. LegendaryYang Hero

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    I want to ask, how many episodes the current season is going to have?
     
    Last edited: Sep 4, 2011
  16. DemongGodOfChaos The God Emperor of GAR-halla

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    54, as a shout out to the original Digimon Adventure.
     
  17. Deviate Shinken Basu Baku Matsu Hatsu

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    54? Interesting, ok thanks
     
  19. RandomLurker Quick Brown Fox

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    Names of the voice actors of the new human characters have appeared.

    Tagiru Akashi: Motoko Kumai (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Motoko_Kumai)
    Ren Tobari: Shintaro Asanuma (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shintar%C5%8D_Asanuma)
    Airu Suzaki: Aya Hirano (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aya_Hirano) (Also played Haruhi)
    Ryoma Mogami: Kouji Yusa (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/K%C5%8Dji_Yusa) (also played Gin Ichimaru in Bleach and Shadow the Hedgehog)

    (BTW, this makes it seem like the people who claimed that Ren Tobari was a girl were wrong because Ren's supposed voice actor is male.)
     
  20. Tranquil Fury White Wolf

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    Is'nt Ren a female name?
     
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    About Tagiru, when i saw his VA that he had a role in 02, before looking his role, i thought that even Daisuke's voice is back. :lmao



    Usually. But there are also some Ren male characters. Like the rival of Yoh from Shaman King.
     
  22. RandomLurker Quick Brown Fox

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    Don't worry, Tagiru's voice actress did Sukamon :maybe
    Which means...

    =


    Seems like a fitting comparison :maybe
     
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    Is it actually necessary to have a separate thread for the new season of Digimon Xros Wars? That seems to be an unnecessary consumption of space on the server that hosts this forum, plus, it is still the same series, so I do not see why discussion of the new season cannot be held in the thread that already exists.

    Apart from that minor complaint, I am very excited for the new season, and I believe that it is far too early to evaluate any of the new characters simply from their appearance. While I do agree that Tagiru does have a strong resemblance to Daisuke, there is no guarantee that he shall have a similar personality (I hope).

    I wonder what the significance is of subtitle of this season; are the new characters people who traveled through time? I usually am not fond of time travel as a plot device, as it can lead to many different scientific paradoxes, most of which are extremely irrational and defy both the laws of physics and all common sense. Hopefully, if time travel is used as a plot device in this series, it shall be a very minimal form of time travel and used only sparingly, to keep the plot understandable and within the realm of logic.
     
  25. Tokkan ACTIVE PAIN

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    Turns out that list was wrong, According to this scan (http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/84/1315496513444.jpg/) the voice cast is as follows.

    Tagiru Akashi : Marina Inoue
    Gamudramon : Kumiko Watanabe
    Ryouma Mogami : Tetsuya Kakihara
    Ren Tobari : Houko Kuwashima (Also did Nene and Cutemon)
    Airu Suzaki : Megumi Han
    Mami Kisaki : Yumi Sudou
     
  26. DarkLord Omega Nightmare Ruler

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    In Rainmon blog, he updated saying that previous generations will appear in Xros Wars. I hope it means from the other series like Tai, Takato and even Ryo :maybe
     
  27. SenshiManny The idiot person

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    I'm hoping for Tai and Takato too but this pretty much means we'll have Davis/Daisuke as well :geg I can't see them not including him if that is what they mean by previous generations.
     
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    Does rainmon's description of taigiru sounds mary sueish to you guys?
     
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    it will be nice to have agumon meet agumon
     
  30. RandomLurker Quick Brown Fox

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    It's just that everyone is on their toes about Tagiru due to the Daisuke syndrome.
    Back when XW began some claimed Taiki to be sueish due to the fact that he was shown being insta-good in different sports and stuff.
     

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