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How is Misaka's railgun so destructive?
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Electricity can move the water: The wiki says that Misaka can generate 1 billion volts. (even though some sources states 5 billion volts, lets be MODEST <grin>) If she charges the coin, the ...

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What is required for a manga to get an anime adaptation?
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There is no written path, but there are several factors and steps that must happen for that: Fanbase The overall reaction to the manga, the volume of internet traffic it generates (fan-art, forums, ...

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What is the difference between the ending in the anime and in The End of Evangelion?
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First the history of the endings. Gainax studio went through a huge financial crisis near the ending of evangelion. They decided to end the series anyway, and went for a low-budget ending (the ...

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How were the walls in Attack on Titan built?
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Spoilers from the manga. After the king's sanctum incident (ch50~65) it is disclosed that Why did he is unknown.

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Why didn't Kenshin use a bokutou?
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There are several reasons he would go the awful length to get his Sakabato forged by a master swordmaker, with metal: 1) Weight: there are no material at the time that could have the same density as ...

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What is the relationship between the male and female character?
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In the western side of the web, probably not. The only official description is “You are attacked and ravished by many girls” That really does not answer the question. But looking up for explanations ...

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Why do many visual novels contain erotic content?
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Because visual novels are spinoff of eroge games. According to wikipedia: The eroge game (or H-game, hentai game) are introduced into the market (no pun intended) in the 1980's as a means to attract ...

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Why did Suzaku change sides?
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TL;DR: He never changed sides. Suzaku's allegiance remained with the Britannia Empire the whole series. After the events in C world that culminated with the Emperor's death, Lelouch became the new ...

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How did Geass come into existence?
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Answering your question to the letter, a Geass is created when a code user makes a contract with a human. The type of Geass and its specific powers are dependent on the Code user, the new Geass ...

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What happens if a person can't die of a heart attack?
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Mayo clinic defines heart attack as an obstruction of blood flow to the heart muscle, causing the body's natural blood pump to fail and/or die. So a pacemaker won't save one from a heart failure once ...

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What happened to people with other skin colors?
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This question cannot be answered with canonical information, since it is about a work in progress and the origin story is still shrouded in mystery. But there are several assumptions you are making: ...

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Why do some Anime have Loli Teachers?
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Ok, wall of text, so take your time to read. First, these shows are aimed at teens. Since our society delegates the act of teaching children mostly to women (changing, but still), we have that the ...

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Biologically speaking, is it true that there are no parasites in Parasyte?
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I will use "parasite" (lower case, with an "i") to refer to the ecological relationship, and "Parasyte" (upper case, with an "y") to refer to the manga creatures. From Wikipedia on parasitism: ...

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Why didn't Annie kill Armin during the 57th Expedition Beyond the Walls?
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Why would she? Annie, at least in her mind, is not a villain. She may be an antagonist to the main characters in the Anime, but she does not think of herself as a villain. She does not think of ...

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Why did Lelouch call it the "United States of Japan"?
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TL;DR: It is used as an artifact to show Lelouch's interest in freedom and democracy and all that stuff we usually associate with the "United States" image. And I am not talking about USA. In our ...

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What specific event was the forking point between the two storylines?
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I think one of the biggest changing points is the Vatican Treaty. As the wiki points, this represents a weakened political influence by the part of Seele. Comparing the roles of Seele in both ...

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What is migi's physical composition
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The Parasytes are alien organisms, made of alien cells that have similar biochemistry to ours (they feed off of our food - or us). These cells have several properties (powers if you may): All of ...

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Is there a reason for the notches on the blades?
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The blades were very prone to breakage [picture needed]. The vertical maneuver gear has even a spare blade storage built-in [picture needed], and in at leat one occasion one soldier was left without ...

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What happened to Migi in the last episode?
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During his stay in Gotou's collective, Migi was put under hibernation, but with a constant and pleasant flux of information sent by Gotou through Parasyte telepathy. However, you are mistaken. Migi ...

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Which manga chapters are covered by both season of Kamisama Hajimemashita anime?
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The second season ending covers the events of the manga up to chapter 64. The first season ends at chapter 30 or 31 (you can think of chapter 31 as a transition). Notable differences: and: There ...

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Why are child pilots used in the first place?
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Heavy spoilers for the original series: But if after a decade you haven't still watched the original series, blame on you. TL;DR: Since the background story is the same for the rebuild movies, we ...

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What does it mean to be a poster child of type B blood?
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First lets gather all elements. From this answer: Blood type carries a significant weight in Japanese culture, so much so that Japanese are often surprised when people of other origins are not ...

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Why does no one notice the 2nd generation Digi-destined in Digimon Tri?
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Disclaimer: This Q&A is about an ongoing series as of the time of the posting, and future episodes may reveal more on the subject or change the perceptions shown here. Around a decade has passed ...

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What proof do we have that Waiting in the Summer and Onegai Sensei (and Twins by proxy) are set in the same Earth?
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In ep 12, from 13:20 to 14:40, the recording of the "ancient aliens" that visited Earth before begins playing, while Ichika is inside the federation probe being carried upwards into orbit: I wonder ...

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Wouldn't Yuta destroy the world every time he takes a bath?
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Since it is an original anime series, there is little canon material outside the videos themselves. So lets attempt to delve into Yuuta's psyche using another strongly male-self-identifed character: ...

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Can Crunchyroll's translations (subtitles, dubs, manga) be considered official translations?
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Since Crunchyroll has a license from the copyright owner, the content (including cuts / edited video, subtitles, translations, overlay text, dubbing) available is considered official. Even though ...

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How can Digimon come into real world?
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It is explained in Digimon Tamers: When a digimon materializes in the real world, it creates protein and other components from the air and nearby matter (exactly how, if it involves nuclear fusion or ...

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Why is "Make Up" the transformation keyword used by the Sailor Senshi?
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TL;DR: Because the target audience for the show are girls. And girls are supposed to like makeovers. An excerpt from the book Millennial Monsters: Japanese Toys and the Global Imagination (Anne ...

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What are Youmu Stones used for?
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I will build on FatalSleep's answer: The similarity among all youmu is their tendency to manifest an ore-like stone that contains the powers of that youmu when slain. In the anime, it is shown ...

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How did the Dragon King's Eye ended up inside Nanami?
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Spoilers ahead... There is a deeper backstory in the Manga, and I will quit here in order to spoil the least possible.

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