grasshopper
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What time travel category applies on Steins;Gate?
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Steins;Gate mainly works with mutable timelines with an infinite amount of world lines and borrows many time travel concepts, primarily the black hole theory, to mix into the story. In Steins;Gate, ...

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Do anime usually lose money?
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Anime is much bigger in Japan. There are lots of mangas that were given a shot at anime adaptation, but they didn't get a following and eventually got pulled. In my opinion, the manga has to be ...

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How is it that a Sharingan can work when it's been transplanted?
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I'm not sure about other bloodline jutsu, but the Sharingan's power lies within the eye. So whoever controls a Sharingan eye gains its powers. It may be possible to gain other bloodine jutsu, but to ...

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Did Jiraiya meet Naruto by chance?
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It probably depends on how far you are with the series: They didn't meet by chance, he already knew about Naruto and the seal, he knew about the 4th's seal, that's how he knew it had been tampered ...

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How was it possible to summon Sasori with Edo Tensei?
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Kabuto only needs small parts of a person's body to perform this jutsu, just enough DNA to transfer the soul to a new body. You can see that Sasori's core has some blood veins which will give kabuto ...

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How accurately did Aoi Bungaku follow the original novels?
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Aoi Bungaku is an ambitious anime and follows each novel closely. Madhouse took each novel and made adaptations to fit a whole novel into just a few episodes, leaving out some plot elements and ...

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What's the connection between Zangetsu and White Ichigo?
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A Zanpakutō is born with a shinigami and is a part of its soul. That's why a zanpakutō's personality and abilities differ among shinigamis as they are reflections of their inner being. However the ...

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Does the "bloody nose" trope necessarily imply a sexual situation?
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The bloody nose gag exaggerates the rise in blood pressure when people are aroused, to such a degree that blood shoots out of the aroused character's nose.

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What would happen if a Shinigami with exceedingly long life-span dies for a human?
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Essentially yes, they will become semi-immortal. They will have a long, long natural lives but they'll still be vulnerable to death.

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How do Gai's Gates work?
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No, although opening the six and seventh gate is extremely dangerous, Guy Sensei has gone through extensive training as can be seen whenever he makes an appearance, he's almost always pushing himself ...

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Why isn't Tobi blind yet?
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This answer contains lots of spoilers so I might as well make one block, edit if you will

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What does the fist bump mean in Naruto?
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It's mainly a character trait of Killer Bee, he uses it kind of as a symbol of frienship, greeting or mutual respect; however he also uses this gesture to sense other people's chakra and channel his ...

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Why did the anime stop having ending songs since episode 279?
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There could be lots of reasons they did that, the most logical being that it was a production decision, they'll rather pay royalties or have one song made than two, less time and money spent on one 3 ...

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