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Will there ever be a better MC than Kyon?
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Will there ever be a better MC than Kyon?
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Happened long ago.
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Probably not. And Kyon already got annoying in S2, Sugita carried him though.
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>>119726042
That's from monogatari series right? Still have to get started on that
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>>119726007
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>>119726042
Bullshit!
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>>119726042
Came to post him. Kyon is a close second though.
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>>119726042
Bakemonogatari overall is much better than Haruhi, but Kyon is a far better MC.
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>>119726042
Glad Araragi was posted first.
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>>119726267
>Pretentious, pandering waifushit

nah you're deluded
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>>119726078
>you can wait a little longer
fuck this
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>>119726700
>you can wait a little longer

I wonder if Tanigawa explicitly told KyoAni to put this in at the very end of the movie.
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>>119726585
>Implying Haruhi isn't the exact same sort of series
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>>119726585
How ironic, holy shit

Actually Bake is less pandering waifushit than Haruhi.
And they're both "pretentious" only if you're half retarded
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>>119726042
He's decent, but he's not half the man Kyon is.
Haruhi is much better than Monogatari, anyway.
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Can we talk about the criteria what makes a MC good or bad or are we going to insult each other with yelling shittaste?
Or was that never the plan?
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>>119727846
Haruhi has no waifushit, it actually makes fun of it with Mikuru, the least likeable character of the series. It's a story about growing up, crushing the comfort zone, opening to other people and being aware of one's self without becoming egocentrical. Monogatari is a hentai with lots of text.
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>>119726007
They look like they're about to beat Denwa with the bat.
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>>119728013
>Good MC
Actual personality

>Bad MC
Bland generic self insert/Gary Stu/intolerable asshole
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>>119726042
Monogatari is much better when he's not the MC so no.
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>>119728013
Witty, interesting, fun, not utterly pathetic beta retard.
Kyon has it all.

Araragi is good, but was quite a few times annoying

>>119728065
>I never watched the show
I said Bake because I meant Bake, everything after was pandering trash
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>>119728261
Bake was ok but the interactions didn't feel as human.
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>>119728268
Not even the best SciADV MC.
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>>119726042
I liked Rararagi in the early season but he became too sue-ish in the later stories.
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>>119728365
Yeah but Takumi's anime was shit.
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>>119728268
He was entertaining and unique, but not a personality I'd want to see more of because it could get old very easily.

>>119728354
Of course they didn't, all the characters(excluding Snake) are unrealistically witty and clever, but that's what made it so good.
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>>119728268
this
also
>Raito Yagami
>Dark Lord Satan (part timer)
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>>119728662
>but not a personality I'd want to see more of because it could get old very easily.
Doesn't this apply to everything? It gets cheap if its overused.
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>>119728720
I'd be fine with Kyons or Araragis replacing your usual beta fags and gary sues
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>>119728065
>Mikuru, the least likeable character of the series.
animeonlyfags will defend this lie
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>>119728662
I guess I have a problem with Shaft. I love Madoka though.
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>>119727846
>Actually Bake is less pandering waifushit than Haruhi.

U wot m8?

>Tsundere crab
>Megane encyclopedia cat who hides her true personality
>Yandere snake
>Loli snail
>Tomboy Monkey
>Loli donut eating vampire

Add fire sisters and emotionless doll on top of that.

That's 9 fucking archetype waifu characters.

Not to mention the shit tons of fanservice they all get.

Haruhi:
>Moeblob
>Emotionless robot
>Tsundere
>Genki girl
>Crazy, pragmatist bitch

Hardly any fanservice and they don't really emphasize their character archetypes as much as monogatari.

Monogatari wins hands down in the waifupandering contest.
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>>119728976
Nice reading comprehension bro
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>>119728976
>Bake
>Bake
>Bake
>Bake

Everything after Bake was pandering harem garbage, learn to read.

Also Crab isn't tsundere
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>>119729006
He said less pandering than haruhi? I am aruging that it's more. How am I wrong? Please tell me if you think you know so much.
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>>119728976

>Reduce characters to 2 adjectives.
>Claim they're archetypes.

Wow, that sure is clever.

Waifufags gonna waifufag no matter the series. Haruhi has also always been the target for waifufags.
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>>119729268
Haruhi and Nagato are the two only characters waifufags focus on, and they're much more developped than stereotypes.
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>>119729268
No shit, they're both pandering but I'm saying Monogatari is eons ahead of Haruhi in pandering. It has a wide cast of different girls embodying a specific character type to appeal to any otaku. Haruhi only has its 3 main girls and even then it's mostly Haruhi or Nagato that anyone cares about. I don't understand how anyone can say that Haruhi panders more. It makes no sense to me.
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>>119729130
Not him, but actually the anon you originally replied to. I exaggerated when I said it had less, but it definitely didn't have more.
Just as there's fanservice in Bake, there's also fanservice in Haruhi scattered in the show.

>>119729360
>Haruhi and Nagato are the two only characters waifufags focus on
Because everyone else and especially Mikuru are trash

>and they're much more developped than stereotypes.
Just like with Crab, Snail, Monkey, and Cat.
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>>119728251
Bullshit, the arc that was just four episodes of Cat and Snake talking was near goddamn unwatchable. Araragi carries the show and it's a godsend that Kaiki was usually there to pick up the slack when he was away.
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>>119729526
>Just like with Crab, Snail, Monkey, and Cat.
They're not stereotypes but they're well behind Haruhi and Nagato's levels of development.
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>>119729885

That's your opinion.
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>>119729949
They dont have the same amount of screentime to be fair, but let's agree to disagree anyway.
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>>119728261
By those criteria pic related isn't a good MC. You have terrible judging standards.
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Why is Kyon such a dick to Koizumi?
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>>119729526
I don't know man. I still believe Monogatari is god-tier when it comes to waifupandering. Whenever I watch it I feel like I'm walking into a candy shop with an obnoxious clerk trying to show me all the diverse types of candy they have while still assuring me they all taste great and even letting me try samples of each. It just becomes too much at times.
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>>119730002
>he is witty (at least in the LN, haven't watched the show since it aired)
>he is interesting
>he is fun to watch
>he isn't utterly pathetic beta retard

By those criteria pic related is a good MC.
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>>119730078
He was just being tsundere
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>>119730103
Hikigaya isn't witty at all, and he's a huge fucking beta. He constantly gets shut down by other characters.
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>>119726585
>Pretentious pandering waifushit
>Defends Haruhi
The ironing
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>>119730000

That's a given. I'll probably always think Monogatari characters are better developed because I read all the books while I only watched what was animated of Haruhi. Just wanted to point out that arguing about this is pretty pointless.
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>>119730078
He's a tsundere and Koizumi is the "perfect guy" people like to dislike. After Disappearance, they get much closer.
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>>119730002
He is right. A dumb little teen right in his puberty is not a good MC. You should kill yourself if you share his retarded thoughts or identify with him.

In the end you can't sell me such a character for very obvious reasons. Me nor you have really cute girls who love us. We don't have the hot willing teacher or the typical anime imouto either. Also no cute trap friend or the typical anime bro. We have reasons to be bitter. That MC is a traitor or poser at the very best.
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>>119726007
Yes.
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gto +1
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Step aside, kyon. You cant handle the heat.
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>>119730051
loves gto, just finished it this month. was well worth the time.
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>>119730348
He's a terrible MC. Not likable in the slightest. His entire personality is "Gotta get the pussy."
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>>119730163
He's extremely witty. That's one of the main reasons why the LN is so good to begin with

He is a beta, but a realistic kind considering how antisocial he is. Not the retarded generic harem MC beta.

Also I never said everything has to be mutual exclusive, 8man still has it all(for the most part).
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>>119730054
He may not be the coolest Jojo, or the strongest, or the most gentlemanly, but damn it he will always be my favorite.
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>>119730348
He's the hero /a/ deserves, killed in his prime by a manipulative and jealous wench.
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>>119730348
He couldn't either
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>>119730378
>I can't empathise
I'm not surprised you hate him.
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>>119730378
>another beta faggot jealous of Mankoto
it's okay anon
no need to hold back
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>>119730094

Not that guy, but seriously, you can enjoy the Monogatari series even without being a waifufag, even if they are probably the majority right now. What's really good about it is the witty dialogues (including the wordplay and general writing style if you know some moon) and the general development of the characters, which never really ceases up until the last novel. The fanservice is also really exaggerated compared to the novels. Basically in the novel you get Hanekawa saying "And the I had a shower with Senjougahara" while in the anime you get 30+ seconds of visuals portraying them washing each other.
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>>119730385
He's the most resourceful JoJo.
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>>119730456
>getting killed by some slag you knocked up

That's the absolute beta
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>>119730348
He went for too much pussy but it doesn't change that he is still miles above MCs that never go for the pussy.
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>>119730519
The world was working against him
he was too alpha for his time
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>>119730378
No, no, anon. You don't understand.

He's just like Hachiman, if you were never like him, you'll hate him.
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>>119730456
I'm not jealous, I'm actually happy there was an MC that fucked all the stupid whores in his show.

He's just poorly written and not at all likable unless you spend all day self inserting as fat faceless bald rapists in hentai.
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>>119730348
>posting makoto
Mah nigga Man makoto is my favorite mc out there.
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>>119730385
I think that's impossible to hate on a JoJo. Many people don't like Jotaro but I'm pretty fine with him.
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>>119730648
Jotaro's great if you accept inner-autism Jotaro as canon
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>>119730648
I hate Gio.
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>>119730348
I never watched the show nor read the VN, what was his reasoning behind fucking everything that was female?

Was he just a horndog, did he just not care or was he trying to go for the harem route and got burned?
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>>119730496
I don't like how everyone is witty. I would like to see dialogs between Araragi and someone with a different style in picking words. At the core every character has the exact same way of talking.
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>>119726007
kyon is a fucking faggot.
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>>119730616
Jesus christ, half-jokingly saying he's amazing because he's a harem MC that did what we all would have wanted is one thing, but having the blandest retard as your favorite MC says a lot about your taste.
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>>119730706
I disagree, but I can understand because I think exactly the same thing about a different series.
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>>119730777
He's more manly than you.
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>>119726007
HOLY SHIT IS THAT SAKAKI IN THE BACKGROUND
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>>119730692
The anime is complete shit and, makoto was very indecisive with his choice of picking girls. Eventually when he almost fell for one the girls the other girl would seduce him. And then he realized he situation with the girls he was involved with and taked advantage of that by just using them for sex and, yes in school days he has an abnormal sex drive.
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>>119726007
Kyonko.
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>>119730648
Jotaro is just extremely boring. He punches things and says yare yare. That's it. It's made worse by him being the follow-up to how amazingly charismatic and entertaining Joseph was.
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>>119730877
>abnormal
>implying you wouldn't go for all that ass ferociously
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>>119730858
It's Nyoron, surely?
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>>119726101
Yup. Unsurpassed since.
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>>119730920
Well he really can't do much other than that, but I think that he works well within the group
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>>119730777
>>119730843
>the ponytail you had was criminal
Hilarious motherfucker even when he's about to kiss someone for the first time
Based Kyon
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>>119730778
Enjoy your stay.
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>>119730179
Finished ironing anon? Great you got dish duty
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>>119730817
>I think exactly the same thing about a different series
Name it. Asking purely out of interest.
>I disagree
I don't agree with myself fully either. It's not like everyone uses that style of talking all the time. It's more like everyone seems to be capable to do so and capable to understand everyone doing so.
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I haven't kept up much.

Was it ever confirmed what Mikuru's background was?
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>>119731219

Game of Thrones
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>>119731069
The fact that he kissed god without even getting into a real relationship with her and barely knowing her for a while cements Kyon's status as a legendary alpha for the ages.
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>>119731219
>It's more like everyone seems to be capable to do so and capable to understand everyone doing so.
Yep, that sums up Monogatari perfectly.
And that's why I said they're all unrealistically witty and clever
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>>119730530
The way they ended the second season of the manga pisses me off
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I know /a/ is sex obsessed, but do you fags honestly think sleeping with a lot of girls makes you "alpha?"
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>>119731280
Did haruhi the series stay fundamentally simple or did it get complicated later? I mean the fact that haruhi is god and the characters around her act accordingly and accepting of that fact in a normal fashion. What I heard about genderbend stories and other god candidates made the story sound less clever and unnecessary abstruse.
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>>119731553
There probably are quite a few people on /a/, but literally not a single person called Makoto an alpha in this thread.
Kyon, on the other hand, is an alpha.
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>>119731553
In anime I can pick between faggots who never go the next step and the ones that do. The former are beta without question.
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>>119731566
The story doesn't change much. Short stories like in S1, bigger ones like Melancholy arc, Endless Eight or Disappearance. It's probably better because the characters get more and more development. Haruhi and Kyon are two of the best characters I've seen.
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>>119726066
>Sugita carried him though.
This times a fucking million. In the LNs when you don't have based Sugita filling in all that narration, he is an insufferable wind bag.
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>>119731778
The lack of voice acting makes it weaker but it's still really solid. Probably because Kyon gets his best monologues in the LN.
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>>119731778
I can see this being true, his delivery is fucking perfect.
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>>119731778
I like his dub VA too
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>>119731859
>best monologues
>constantly whining about how he'd rather be motorboating Asahina's tea
>constantly abusing Nagato's powers because he can't solve problems
>doesn't realize he has an amazing harem of ladies eating out of his hand
>continuously submits to Haruhi's whims despite his alleged preference for Mikuru
If I were Asakura, I would stab him too. I was actually hoping for a bit that the anti-brigade would succeed.

>>119731993
I prefer subs, but I'll admit to that.
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So what are the canon pairings if there are any. I heard that Kyon choose the true Yuki as a waifu, the rest stayed single
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I can't take LN seriously anymore after I read Highschool DxD. Not that it isn't clear that it doesn't represent every LN but that I don't find the motivation to ever start another LN because of it. LN adaptions being contentual trash most of the times doesn't make it any better.
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>>119732037
He replaced the Asahina monologues with the Haruhi ones.
>implying he doesn't realize Haruhi loves him
>implying he can solve something without powers

>continuously submits to Haruhi's whims despite his alleged preference for Mikuru
You completely missed the point if you think that.
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>>119726007
>better MC than Kyon?
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>>119732092
Why would Kyon be paired with anyone other than Haruhi canonically?
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>>119732094
I've never once read an LN and I feel as if that was one of the best decisions I've ever made.
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>>119730967
>implying I wouldn't go for the ass
What are saying anon of course I would tear sekai's ass up.
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>>119732092
See >>119732154
He pretty much falls for her at the end of intrigues.
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>>119732139
Chances are that you think with your dick when picking a female MC. This option will always be less valid than a male MC. Also in anime history there were far more male MCs than females. It's only natural that they have a bigger spectrum of personalities.
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>>119726007
Shouldn't the question be "Will there ever be an MC worse than Kyon?"

Also I tried watching Haruhi and holy shit why is that show popular? It combines the worst elements of harem and SoL into some horrible amalgation of shit.
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>>119732154
>>119732337
So first girl rules applies here eh? Well Haruhi is not so bad i guess. Thanks for answering
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>better than kyon
>better than generic blank self-insert
Gee, I wonder
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Daily Reminder How Long We Have Waited For Hero Like Inaho

>No cringe-worthy eeehehh!? reactions
>No drama queen, no crying out loud like shounenshit
>Calm, intelligent, reliable, highly competent pilot
>Brave enough take up arms for his beloved ones
>No 'I can't fight b-because muh peace' shit

He is literally the MC we've all wanted for so long. Yet so many /a/nons never spamming bullshit autism and stupid le egg meme. If you all you can understand is crybaby shounenshit MCs, fine; please go and watch Naruto and never come back.
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>>119726007

* This fucker right here
* The Izayoi
* Rick from Shining Bread
* Naru from Ghost Hunt
* Kazuya from Stiggaz Wind Attitude
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>>119732386
There's no other possible pairing. Unless you make Haruhi disappear.
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>>119732094
Read Yahari. It's the only LN that I didn't make me want to hang myself.

>>119732216
LN is what every talentless retard chooses.
If you knew how to draw you'd go with manga, if you knew how to write you'd go with books.
That's why most LNs are only good ideas(and sometimes good first volumes) turned into awful bland autistic garbage
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>>119732352
>Chances are that you think with your dick when picking a female MC

Why do you think that?
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Mitsuhashi is number one
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Not to mention that his personality is still unique in japanese fiction, maybe even worldwide.
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>>119732457
After latest episode I can't help but imagine Inaho just learned everything he knows about anything from just memorizing Wikipedia pages
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>>119728013
>Can we talk about the criteria what makes a MC good or bad?

>>119728190
>>Good MC = Actual personality

>>119728261
>Witty, interesting, and fun. Not an utterly pathetic beta retard.

>>119730257
>A dumb little teen right in his puberty is not a good MC.
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>>119732510
Are you talking about 8man
I'm curious I never read the ln before is it good at all.
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>>119732510
>If you knew how to draw you'd go with manga, if you knew how to write you'd go with books
Pretty valid point. I can't stand that plebeian screenplay narration either.
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>>119732674
Only the first few volumes are interesting, basically what the first season covered.
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Might I be so brazen as to suggest Keiichi?
He will always be my favorite MC.
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>>119732739
I can get behind this. Keichi and Kyon have a lot in common anyway.
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>>119730545
So it's either "you're a pathetic shounen who'll never get the pussy" or "you're a bastard who gets the lot of pussy and dies because of some crazed bitch who wanted to be more than just your cock-sleeve."

FUCK YOUR CHOICES, WAPAN!!
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>>119732510
I thought LNs were basically the Elevens version of fanfiction?
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Will there ever be a better love story?
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>>119726042
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>>119732674
It's great.
If you like teen romance and 8man's personality, that is.
If you liked 8man, you're gonna adore it because most of it consists of his thoughts which basically don't exist in the anime besides very few scenes.
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>>119732572
What's so unique about Joe?
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>>119726267
Both of those statements are incorrect.
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>>119732856
Meruem and Komugi.
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>>119726042
>>119732470
>>119732794
Here is your answer.
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>>119732944
Araragi is Kyon without the things that made Kyon good.
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>>119732802

A more appropriate comparison would be YA novels.
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>>119729657
>the arc that was just four episodes of Cat and Snake talking was near goddamn unwatchable

I liked those arcs, snake arc is one of my favourites
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>>119732718
>>119732890
Intriguing Ill have to read it sooner or later. I definitely liked 8mans personality and seeing as how his views are you it makes a great story.
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>>119732944
Worst possible taste, sorry.
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>>119733103
>pornogatari
>better than anything
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>>119732900
Name a character quite like him. There isn't one like him in anime and manga at the very least. That may be because Ashita no Joe is more on the realistic side.
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>>119733079
I think that's even worse.

Fanfic writers at least have the excuse of being amateurs.
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>>119733063
You got that backwards. Araragi actually has some wit and charm to him. Kyon has Sugita.
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>3 hours since the beginning of the thread
>No Gintoki yet
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>>119732683

Oh jesus christ, why does every LN do that shit?

>I walked into the room. Then I did X. Then I did Y. Suddenly, Z. I began to wonder if I should have done X and Y, because Z had just happened.

For pages on end. At first I assumed I was just reading shitty translations, but something that bland and repetitive has to be a fundamental issue.
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>>119733163
Araragi is bland as fuck.
Kyon has monologues, a real personality and genuine interactions with other characters. And Sugita.
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>>119733131
>pretending that Bake has more fanservice than Haruhi
Besides snake raping Snake
Stop being delusional
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>>119733157

Well something to keep in mind is that "young adult" means "teenager", and teenagers have shit taste on a level that transcends national or cultural boundaries.
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>>119733131
>You will never be this pleb

Feels good
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>>119733282
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>>119732352
She has the monologue as well as attitude. But she has more in her sleeves than Kyon's
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>>119733219
I think they're supposed to be like anime scripts. It's easy to write in that style but at the same time you give up the freedom literature offers.
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>>119726042

Haruhi > Monogatari
Kyon > that faggot
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>>119733332
This is like the third person who doesn't know how to read goddamn "Bake" as "Bake" as in "Bakemonogatari" as in "first anime in the series"

No one is talking about rest of the series, you retard.
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>>119733425
It's Bakemonogatari. Tsubasa Cat.
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>>119733425
I'm pretty sure that happens in both Neko AND Bake
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>>119733462

Clearly.
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>>119733243
>monologues
Impotent pseudointellectual rants.

>personality
I'm so in love with this walking cookie-cutter character for her superficial traits!

>genuine interactions
Hey Nagato, I can't understand a thing you say, but can you do everything for me?

I don't even like monogatari that much, but Araragi is leagues better than a faggot like Kyon.
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>>119731993
>Crispin Freeman
>good
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>>119733462
>>119733492
Well shit.
It's still a 1 ms frame, not much different than your usual panty shot. It doesn't change much, both Bake and Haruhi have fanservice.
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>>119732352
most people choose a male MC they they use for self insert , thinking with your Dick is better than that
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>>119733552
What's wrong with him? I thought his role as Kyon was well done.
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>>119733503
>Impotent pseudointellectual rants.
More like in depth character analysis, funny comments and introspections.

>I'm so in love with this walking cookie-cutter character for her superficial traits!
He barely does that. What makes him interesting are his interactions with Haruhi and Nagato.
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>>119733552

>Crispin Freeman
>Bad
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>>119733503
That's fucking precious. Did you actually even watch either of them?
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>>119733559
Haruhi literally has two panty shots and 5 minutes of bunny suit. The presence or the absence of fanservice doesn't mean much anyway, what I dont like in Bakemonogatari is the lack of substance in the characters.
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>>119733593
>most people choose a male MC they they use for self insert
Most people don't even self insert. And if we talk about /a/ they probably self insert more into female MCs.
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>>119733559
>>119733731

Reason why I think people believe Bake has more fanservice is because it appears more erotic considering how gloomy the visuals and the soundtrack are.
In Haruhi it's all comedic and upbeat.
Also Araragi gets flustered while Kyon doesn't give a shit.
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>>119733189
most of /a/ doesn't care for gintama, they all have shit taste
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>will there ever be a cynical betalord MC that monologues in his head

I thought every harem anime and low budget hentai has this
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>>119733559
Monogatari series wouldn't sell 20k if there wasn't so much fanservice, it would sell much less.
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>>119733642
>More like in depth character analysis, funny comments and introspections.
Nah. "Hey kids Santa isn't real, check out my awesome trilby!" Real fuckin' deep.

>his interactions with Haruhi and Nagato
Now you're sort of getting somewhere. He should have chose Nagato from the beginning. They were a match made in heaven. But no, instead he decides to thanklessly walk all over her, abuse her power and go for Haruhi because main-girl syndrome. I liked his interactions with Tsuruya in the novels. I hope we get some of that if more gets animated.

>>119733720
Nice /a/-related action image and ad-hominem.
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>>119733749
they do, maybe not to a retarded fanfic tier level, but they see themselves in characters like Araragi, 8man and Kyon
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>>119730920
This. He doesn't even feel like a character, just a way of resolving fights in the most uncreative way possible.
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>>119733749
>Most people don't even self insert.
Maybe only you. I can still remember ever self-inserting as Cocoa
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>>119733842
>he thinks fanservice sells
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generic self-insert
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>>119733842
It's the waifus that sell, not the fanservice. Just look at Infinite Stratos and Date a Live. Throw a few waifubait characters in, and Japs will throw their money back.
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>>119733845
>"Hey kids Santa isn't real, check out my awesome trilby!"
There's literally nothing wrong with the Santa speech. It just explains how Kyon stopped being a chuuni when he entered high school.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GuCWMjFygPo

>He should have chose Nagato from the beginning
>But no, instead he decides to thanklessly walk all over her, abuse her power and go for Haruhi because main-girl syndrome
Thanks for proving you've totally missed the point.
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>>119733842
Nah fanservice is just icing, it's the well done waifupandering which is unmatched by any other anime. This is an anime made for THE otaku. Nishio and Shinbou are stringing them along well.
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>>119733890
>implying it doesn't
With Monogatarishit you can watch fanservice and feel patrician, you are still a pleb for watching it, though.
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>>119733842
jesus fuck, go rewatch Bake. It doesn't even have as close as much fanservice as you believe it has.
All those 40 episodes after it blurred your memory

>>119733503
>Impotent pseudointellectual rants.
These kind of people that don't understand simple witty dialog are the ones that like garbage self insert MCs and have shit taste in anime. How retarded do you have to be?
There's literally nothing "impotent pseudointellectual" about Kyon, not even close.

This is like my 20th post in this thread, it's time to cool down.
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>>119734081
>>implying it doesn't

See all those ecchi shows selling like garbage every single season, fanservice can't sell for shit.
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>>119732352
>he didn't watch Jinrui
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>>119733845
>Nah. "Hey kids Santa isn't real, check out my awesome trilby!" Real fuckin' deep.

It wasn't deep at all he was just explaining why he doesn't believe in fucking santa in a very sarcastic manner. That is in-depth analysis because it shows you just how sarcastic he is in taking a simple concept like santa and expanding it by introducing his reasoning behind not believing in santa. It's funny as fuck because it comes out of nowhere yet comes across so smooth. I'll give credit to Sugita's voice here because he does such a great job of showing that. It's one of my most favorite monologues from Kyon.
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>>119734134
I am talking about Monogatari series as a whole, and it's chock full of fanservice.
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Better question.

Can you name a worse MC than the generic harem owning info dumb spouting moralfag with his effeminate wimpy face and that generic japanese hairstyle with the relatively long hair that you know all to well and always being the straight man among his cast of crazy anime characters always with a comment most expected in a slapstic routine on his lips and school uniform wearing average guy but still the most special snowflake in the sky faggot?
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>>119726007
Best main character you say?
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Kamille is best mc
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>>119734241
You replied to me who was defending Bake, not Monogatari as a whole. Bakemonogatari, nothing else.

I fucking despise everything after it, it turned into ecchi harem garbage with a lot of talking where a lot of old characters turned parodies of themselves and new characters have no notable personalities besides making your dick hard(especially the fucking sisters)
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Are there really that many people around who think Kyon is something more than just a generic everyman character in a simple deconstruction of sci-fi tropes?
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>>119734393
>not Amuro fucking Ray
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>>119734471
>deconstruction
Now you've done it.
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>>119734526
Amuro is cool too, but he isn't as fun to watch.
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>>119734471
>deconstruction

Oh boy you just had to say it.
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>>119734471
He has a real personnality, a strong grip on reality and his monologues are funny. He's also an unreliable narrator which makes his interactions with Haruhi even more interesting.
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Best MC.
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>>119726267
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>>119734425
Also i know that second season has good scenes, but they're too far inbetween while damage was already done.
And it still keeps happening

Looks like I'm gonna have to write BAKE in caps like an autist because people don't know how to read.
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>>119734559
>not showing based original gundam amuro
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Shinji Ikari
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>>119734541
>>119734575
>denial
It fucking literally takes apart things like "conspiring organizations" (cyberpunk), "universal non-human organisms" (aliens), and time travel.

>>119734644
A good everyman character is easy to relate to.
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>>119726007
Pretty much every Jojo is better
Every other Sugita MC is better too, did you even watch Gin Tama?
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>>119734678
And that's what I mean by good scenes. >>119734680
Kaiki is single great thing about the rest of the series.
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>>119734703
I don't have any 0079 webms sadly
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>>119734716
I agree
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>>119734722
>A good everyman character is easy to relate to.
And it's not because you can relate to a character that he's a generic everyman (at least, not in the negative way it's portrayed).
Kyon is a well-written MC, that's the difference.
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>>119734740
You say that like JoJo is known for good MCs.
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>>119734660
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>>119734859
Josuke, Joseph, and Jolyne especially have vivid personalities anyone can like. Gappy is super weird in a loveable way. Jotaro's silence grows on you throughout part 3. Jonathan is so pure it's downright moe. Johnny's determination, sense of humor, and touching story make him a great character too. Same goes for Giorno.
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>>119734680
That image reminds me, how has no one posted juicy Yuuji yet? That's a real fuckin' man who can get shit done
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Zenkichi is so badass that he gives up his own protagonist privelages
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>>119735059
He was the only reason I kept playing the VN, he's fucking hilarious.
All the girls were surprisingly disappointing considering how much people love it.

Haven't watched the trainwreck that was the anime, but I hope they didn't butcher him
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>>119735205
That reminds me- why did the story end with nearly everyone losing their powers?

I didnt get that.

Was the author implying that they were all just crazy kids, and upon growing up they just dissapeared because they were never there?

I dont get it.
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>>119730454
I can't empathise with dead little faggots. Especially not dead little faggots killed by one of his bitches.

What a pathetic death.
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Guts.
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>>119726007
Mai is perfect.
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A good main character is just a character, they don't have to be perfect or better than everyone else. AS LONG AS THEY GET THE FUCKING STORY TOLD AT LEAST AND AREN'T SELF INSERTS
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>>119737637
You don't get self inserts in anything other than fan fiction.
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>>119737674
kek
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>>119730269
>Kanye
>better MC
lel no
He is fun though.
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