Questions tagged [gunbuster]

Gunbuster (or "Top wo Nerae!") is a 6-episode OVA series created by Studio GAINAX in 1988. For the sequel, "Diebuster", see [diebuster].

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What does this grinning gesture signify?

The gif below shows Noriko from minute 11 of GunBuster's episode 3. This is the dialogue directly preceding it: Noriko: I should at least memorize basic space manoeuvring patterns. [...] ...
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How does GunBuster become Dix-Neuf?

At the risk of going into anime physics, how does GunBuster become Dix-Neuf? My understanding of the series is that GunBuster, the first Buster Machine ever created, was used in the final battle of ...
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What is the relationship between the Gunbuster and Diebuster series?

Gunbuster is one of my favorite series, and I remember learning of a sequel series called Diebuster, or Gunbuster 2. What is the relationship between the two shows? Does Diebuster's story relate to ...
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What is the time dilation ratio that Noriko and Kazumi experience?

At the end of the anime Aim for the Top! Gunbuster, Takaya Noriko and Amano Kazumi must travel at sub-FTL speeds (that is, at speeds slower than faster-than-light) to reach from the epicenter of ...