ITT: We share the most ridiculous theories!
SAO was the best anime, a deconstruction of the harem genre, and posited philosophical questions like the nature of reality.
Rebuild is Shinji's dream before waking up near Asuka on One More Final
Tobi is Obito.
This is true though.
Shinji and Kaworu are confirmed to be the same person thanks to ANIMA and what Anno implied in some interviews.
Emiya Shirou is the japanese Sisyphus.
The Shadow is based on Jungian psychology's shadow aspect.
Fate/Zero is an ode to Nietzsche's nihilistic approach to Greek tragedy.
Nichibros. You know the one.
Motoko's school is a clan of magic cancellers
Death Note manga is shown in Ryuk's PoV
Death Note anime is shown in Kira's PoV
LoGH takes place eons after UC Gundam
Giovanni is Ash's father
moot secretly works for google
I guess only in Latin American countries where the twist makes even less sense, huh.
deconstruction of the harem genre
Right kinda like how a pig deconstructs mud.
Oak is Ash's father
Get your mind out of the gutter, pleb.
Indeed. A pig rolls in mud, covering itself with all the mud, but turns out in the end it is for a good purpose; it reveals the usefulness of the mud for the well-being of the pig.
Just like this simile of pig in the mud, although SAO dwells in all the sins of the harem genre, it reveals the goodness in the genre and it reveals the significance of the tropes to the well-being of the stories in the harem genre.
I wish I can be as succinct as you, user. That is a great simile.
it reveals the goodness in the genre
When. Literally when does it do this.
SAO's only merit was spawning an endless torrent of clones, some of which are
Unless it is confirmed by the author himself, it is still a theory.
I unironically appreciate video game anime. Writers should really expand beyond fantasy MMOs though. SAO II got it right with GGO until it fucked up the pacing.
Kosaki is going to win