C&C - Tenchi Muyo! GXP - "The Price of Fortune" [3/9]

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  1. bigddan11

    bigddan11 Justice must be served!

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    Episode 18
    Japanese Title: Those Who Bear Good Fortune
    Dub Title: The Price of Fortune

    WARNING: Spoilers will not be tolerated! Yes, I realize this series has been around since 2002, and I realize it did air on the FUNi Colours TV anime block (It aired back in 2006, so this isn't a dub premiere), but this is its first exposure on [adult swim].

    Synopsis: Seina Yamda is your average ordinary everyday teenager, if you take away one thing. Seina is the most unlucky boy known of in the entire universe. However Seina has decided to join the prestigious GP Academy. He hoped that the training at the GP would allow him to win the love of his life, assuming that the two women fighting over him didn't kill each other first. Now, as a Captain, Seina finds he can gain new found respect or ultimately lead the GP down the path of a horrendous defeat, but which way will his luck lead him to?

    TONIGHT:
    Seina and company go back on the hunt for pirates, but little do they know that the pirates are testing a new strategy, using good luck to combat Seina's bad luck.

    Your cast of characters:
    [​IMG] Seina Yamada: The main character who seems to have horrible luck. Seina has enlisted in the GP and hopes to use it to his advantage to gain the love of Kiriko, but now he has been made a captain and finds that Kiriko is one of the individuals he is to command.

    [​IMG] Kiriko Masaki: A young lady that has always been friends with Seina, despite his horrible luck. Kiriko has always favored Seina and done things like make him cake. After being demoted from immigration to the GP Academy as an instructor, Kiriko was told to turn Seina into a man during the next 6 months. Now that Seina is a captain, she has been made a member of his crew, but her mission hasn't changed.

    [​IMG] Amane Kaunaq: A mysterious lady that Seina runs into through a horrible series of events. She asked Seina to join the GP, but consequences followed. Amane was demoted from second class detective to a GP Instructor, and now she has been made a member of Seina's crew with the responsibility of rounding up pirates any way possible.

    [​IMG] Ryoko Balta: This mysterious woman is a former leader of the pirates, but when she if offered a chance to work with Seina, she must decide if it is the GP or a pirates life for me that will be the best way.

    [​IMG] Fuku: This young crew member is actually the Kamidake 2's main computer core. As a real life being and a relative of Ryo-Ohki, Fuku must learn how to battle as the crew grows. Fuku has very sensitive feelings and easily bonds with Neju, but she also has a hard time bonding with anyone who won't show her love

    [​IMG] NB: NB is a specially made AI Assistant Robot. However Amane decides to tamper with NB, completely altering his original programming. Now NB is willing to serve any of the ladies or his master, but he also has a few ulterior motives.

    [​IMG] Neju: This girl is a very kind loving soul who takes the opportunity to talk to Seina and reveal she can talk with ships when they first meet. Little does anyone realize, outside of Seto, that Neju is actually a 2000 year old priestess and is the leader of her planet. Due to a number of assassination attempts, Neju seeks out someone who will protect her for the remainder of her life.
     
  2. Daikun

    Daikun Long Live the Fighter!

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    So I'm guessing Seina goes on a hybrid game show today?
     
  3. Kitschensyngk

    Kitschensyngk Let's mash it up!

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    Sporting loses, KU loses, and no Eureka Seven but we still get THIS. Some days it just doesn't pay to get out of bed.

    Last time: Tenchi's back, and he sounds like his testes dropped a second time.

    So much talk about luck. I bet I know who gets involved..

    KISS HER YOU BLOCK--oh wait don't she's the jail bait.

    What's with all the planets? You building some kind of reality bomb?

    Why does he want to escape? He's got a very comfortable cell.
    And why are we cutting to him again?

    That's a terribly cheap iPad. Linen sheets in his cell, a comfortable couch, but a dollar store tablet.

    The more I see the perverted robot, the more I hope he short circuits.

    Sarah Connor?

    He's reading from a copY of the GXP script. We've got fourth-wall jokes now.

    "Who would have picked rock?"
    Well, they could have gone with scissors.

    Good captains do not practice misappropriation of funds.

    Getting bored with watching the farting around of annoying characters I did not miss.

    KILL THE @#%#$!! DROID.

    So when does Pedro fight the nefarious That Man?

    Uhh...I think somewhere in this the writers lost focus.

    PLEASE TELL ME THEY DIE.
     
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