Monthly Archives: April 2018

Quick Thought: Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These (Episode 4: The Unbeatable Magician)

So, I’ve been harsh on the remake/reimagining. But frankly it’s not unwarranted. Everyone rails on the bad CGI, the truncated story, and even the bishification. Last episode mangling some of the best background stories was the one that got my … Continue reading

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Three Episode Rule: Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These (Episode 3: An Indomitable Prodigy)

This was late and very short due to various other things eating up my time. I’m looking at you Stellaris. And BattleTech is on its way. And airsofting. And the fact I’ve now just come to grips on how much … Continue reading

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Three Episode Rule: Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These (Episode 2: The Battle of Astarte)

So, with last week’s episode, I know a lot of purists are not liking the new series for many reasons. Voice acting, ship design, bad CGI, bishiefication of the main characters and so on. And to be quite honest I’m … Continue reading

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Three Episode Rule: Legend of the Galactic Heroes: Die Neue These (Episode 1: In the Eternal Night)

Seventeen years after the last episode of the Legend of the Galactic Heroes Gaiden OVAs were released, Production I.G. has a new animated adaptation of the long running and well-loved space opera written by Yoshiki Tanaka. I’ve watched all of … Continue reading

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