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Pokemon: The Origin
Production: Production I.G, Xebec, Oriental Light and Magic
Starring: Takeuchi Junko and Eguchi Takuya
Aired: October 2, 2013
Adaption of the original Pokemon Red and Green video games. A four part special, episodes are about 27min each. Part one was produced by Production I.G, part two and three by Xebec, and part four by Oriental Light and Magic.
Why no gym leaders?
I saw the raw for the first episode and the animation looked really nice, though I'm a tad worried now that I know different studios are doing each episode. Not much but a tad...
Also I'm guessing no one's gonna respond well to Red's noob-ness XD
Red, the greatest Pokemon trainer of all times is a noob and a loser.
When I saw him capturing Pokemons and fighting like that... and he beat Brock. Green is less of a jerk but is still arrogant, I absolutely love him in this adaptation. I loved the the intro too.
I was laughing at his noobness since everybody was going "YEAH FINALLY A ANIME WITHOUT THAT LOSER ASH!" But seriously he gets better later.
After watching all the episodes, I can say on ethng; this is how the pokèmon anime should have been.
That of today, yeah is good and I have fond memories of it, but it seems to be just too repetitive.
Anyway I really enjoyed Origins and two moments made my day: Cubone's story (so many feels) and Giovanni's change of heart.
It was really a worth watch.
Only saw the first episode, I like how it pushes forward namelessShipping to a good extent, loved it.
Otherwise, I wish they had given a bit more attention to visuals and kind of strayed from the direct plot and been more creative, there were other birds available to be used if I remember. Battle visuals were on point though.
Very Nice Adaptation!
I liked it. Could have been longer though. And the choice of things they highlighted felt really strange sometimes. The Lavandia story for instance- when playing the game it kind of had a very minor role. Weird.
Still nice though.