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The Best of Mecha series?

Discussion in 'Off the Air' started by Lucifer, Dec 8, 2005.

Who is Best?

  1. Gundam

    34 vote(s)
    43.0%
  2. Macross

    9 vote(s)
    11.4%
  3. Evangelion

    22 vote(s)
    27.8%
  4. Escaflowne

    9 vote(s)
    11.4%
  5. Vandread

    3 vote(s)
    3.8%
  6. Nadesico

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  7. RahXephon

    10 vote(s)
    12.7%
  8. Full Metal (Panic,Fumoffu,etc...)

    24 vote(s)
    30.4%
  9. Zone of The Enders

    4 vote(s)
    5.1%
  10. Others

    18 vote(s)
    22.8%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. Lucifer

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    Who is Best of Anime Mecha series?... I go to evangelion.
    Spoiler: This is Poll "Other" List

    • Zoids
    • Transformers
    • Voltron
    • Gravion
    • Bubblegum
    • Hoshi no Koe
    • Fafner of the Blue Sky
    • Mugen no Ryvius
    • Mazinkaiser
    • Mazinger-Z
    • Voltes
    • Giant Robo
    • Bakuretsu Tenshi
    • Patlabor
    • UFO Robo Grendizer
    • Tekkaman Blade
    • Shin Getter Robo
    • Yuusha-Oh GaoGaiGar
    • Kiddy Grade
    • Gunparade March
    • Top wo Nerae!
    • Kenran Butou Sai: The Mars Daybreak
    • Kishin Heidan
    • Dual
    • Aquarion
    • Godannar
    • Kannazuki no Miko
    • Toushou Daimos
    • Hakaima Sadamitsu
    • Sakura Taisen
    • Gad Guard
    • GEAR Senshi Dendoh
    • Blue Gender
    • Brigadoon Marin to Melan
    • Kikou Soseiki Mosupiida
    • Argento Soma
    • Geneshaft
    • Gasaraki
    • Xenosaga
    • Detonator Orgun
    • K.O. Beast
    • Brain Powerd
    • Mei Ou Project Zeorymer
    • Yoroiden Samurai Troopers
    • Haou Daikei Ryuu Knight: Adeu Legend
    • Gekiranger
    • Betterman
    • Kikou Sennyo Rouran
    • Megami Kouhosei
    • Five Star Stories
    • Ginsokiko Ordian
    • Guyver
    • Dangaioh
    • MD Geist
    • Elysium
     
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  2. Shogun

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    Transformers damn it, didn't you hear, they're robots...in disguise!!!
     
  3. Lucifer

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    transformers in Others list, sorry. Transformers is only kids... unpopular too from Anidb.net....

    =_= I have seen Transformers Movie (1986).

    I can added in poll, but so many mecha series... poll 10 is maxed...
     
  4. Arilou

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    RahXephon ftw.
     
  5. Ha-ri

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    Zoids: was good, but not very much story going on dere.
    Vandread: the space combat was good and pretty.
    Full Metal: its was ok but I expected better.
    Gundam: I liked the UC storyline, but for me CE sucks.
    Zone of The Enders: played da games, there were great.
     
  6. ssouske

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    I'll give it to FMP, Eva, and Gundam... Gundam was the thing that started the real robot genre... FMP is sooo damn good... especially TSR... and probably the action packed future anime series based on the novels... Eva, well i liked eva... thats it... lol!:p
     
  7. uncle jafuncle

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    Macross is the best, but Escaflowne and Eva are cool too though.
     
  8. Kagalli

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    I enjoyed the Gundam series. I recently got into Full Metal Panic and it's a fun show to watch.
    I sadly admit that I've never watch the Evangelion series but I will eventually :p
    I liked Zoids when I was in elementary school, but not that much anymore.
     
  9. ~ Masamune ~

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    Tekkaman Blade or something^^ i love that show!
     
  10. Haruka

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    I really would have to go with Zoids: Chaotic Century. Great series.
    Also Gundam.
     
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    I've never been a big mecha anime fan, but I have to say that Zone of the Enders, had a nice story and some nice music, and probably my favorite mecha designs ever.
     
  12. RodMack

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    For now, I'll say Full Metal Panic. I really like the mecha in FMP.

    I want to watch Evangelion and Gundam and see how the mecha is in those 2 series.
     
  13. acidzerox

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    I gotta go with Gundam, but the series where they were fighting on earth like a battle royal kind of thing. At least there every suit was different. Mobil Suit 8Th MS team was so realistic that it was like..."That's where we are going to be in like 100 years." I thought it was pretty cool. Eva was bad ass, Voltron is a classic. But what about Gigantor....black and white huge meca robot...old school. It's really hard to choose though, those are all really good series.
     
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    I was going to vote for Gundam but then I voted for "others" and even so the list did not have what I wanted. I like Gundam, Zoids, FLCL( that's mecha right?), but overall I have to say Big O was my favorite. It was more artistic than most of its kind.
     
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    Evangelion for sure...The movie's perfectly simulate what it must be like to be high.
     
  16. Hitomi_No_Ryu

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    My Option on following mecha animes:

    Gundam - Some animes from the Gundam series were excellent while the rest made me feel like they were beating a dead horse.

    Escaflowne - It was the music that got me hypnotized...

    Evangelion - Typical Gainax. Starts off great but crashes and burns right near the end. Had to make a movie to save their asses.

    RahXephon - I don't care if it's an Eva rip-off. It's an incrediblely well-done Eva rip-off!!

    Vandread - First and so far only anime with CG that I love.

    Zoids - Had potential but it down-right failed in storyline dept.

    Mugen no Ryvius - This was great just because of the fact the guy who designed the mechas for this anime hated mechas with a passion.
     
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    I voted for Gudam, Evangelion, Escaflowne, FMP, and Other, the other being Soukyuu no Fafner.

    I picked Gundam because it has become my recent obession and am having such a good time watching as many Gundam series as I can.

    Evangelion because the story is so damn good. Plus the Evangelions are totally kick ass. I loved when Unit 1 went berserk. Such a good moment in anime.

    Escaflowne because I like the art, and the music.

    FMP because of the comedy, awesome fight scenes, and because it was my first mecha love.

    Fafner because of the awesome characters and good story.
     
  18. Not a Ninja

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    Rahxephon gets my vote. I was going to select Nadesico as well, but it as too late to chnage my choices.
     
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    I'd have to go with the Gundam series, and I'm also a huge fan of Zoids (chaotic and new century only)
     
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    gundam, in fact, even if all the gundam series werent categoriezed into 1 group,my top three would still be gundam
     
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    FMP gets my vote, because I like its characters the most.

    Also, TSR rocked- even though my favorite parts didn't involve mechs... >_>
     
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    I give it to a few Gundam series, Zone of the Enders, and Evangelion.
     
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    wow this board fails hard


    Yuusha oh GaoGaiGar + GaoGaiGar FINAL 4TMFW!
     
  24. Gaara06

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    I voted FMP. I just love Tessa she rox <3. My 2nd choice would go to gundam, but I only liked gundam wing =0. I didn't like eva that much at all.
     
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    1. Fullmetal Panic 1st + 2nd season
    2. Gundam Wing (and only gundam wing -_-)
    3. Dual! parallel trouble adventure
    4. Gunparade March
    5. Zegapain

    Is Code Geass considered Mecca? If so it would be my second my favorite mecca series
     
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    I vote for

    gundam seed+seed destiny
    evangelion
    vandread
    code geass........
     
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    Kyoshiro to Towa no Sora

    Admiterly I think its the only meca to a degree anime I have watched.
     
  28. dspr8_rugged

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    This question, IMO, is hard to answer if the thread starter is only asking for ONE. Good thing he/she decided to use check boxes. :p

    I've seen a lot of mecha anime, but based on that list, I chose Gundam and Full Metal Panic!. I could also choose Zone of the Enders, but I haven't seen the anime. Although I can safely say that I like the mecha designs in the game, especially Jehuty.

    I've been watching Gundam series for like a decade and I've seen almost all series to date. And I'm still looking forward to the next Gundam series in the future... maybe in 2009 as the franchise will be 30 then.

    As for Full Metal Panic!, there's more to it that just the cool concept that is Arbalest - the story and characters, that is. After seeing TSR and reading some of the later novels after it, I am definitely eager to see another season soon.

    For the poll's "other" list, I chose Fafner of the Azure. And it's rather surprising that Eureka Seven is not included in that list.
     
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    i dunno it depends. u talking about which one has the best story line? cause out of the list, i liked NGE the most. but in terms of actual mecha, i dunno its a toughy. an evangelion vs a gundam. prob gundam. unit-0 would run out of power before it would do anything.
     
  30. Fighting Spirit

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    Full Metal Panic no doubt. Not only does it have 2 WIN OVA's but the original serie is very good too.
     
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