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(Gizmodo)   "Avatar: The Last Airbender's" head writer is making a new animated fantasy series for Netflix. And from looking at the poster, this is just a guess, but dragons may be involved somehow   ( io9.gizmodo.com) divider line
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4 days ago  
That movie needs a sequel.
 
4 days ago  
SQUEEEEEEE!

Aren't they also involved with the new Voltron animated series on netflix? It's so good.
 
4 days ago  
I want my live action Robotech movie franchise.
 
4 days ago  

shortymac: SQUEEEEEEE!

Aren't they also involved with the new Voltron animated series on netflix? It's so good.


Same SK animation studio did Voltron and Avatar (Studio Mir).  Lots of the same voice actors, too.  Dunno about writers.
 
4 days ago  

Mugato: I want my live action Robotech movie franchise.


I met Melanie MacQueen (Lisa Hayes) once at a VA wine festival.  She was there as her Lady Luck character.  Bought a bunch of scratchers and told her how awesome she is.  I had no idea she was also Lisa Hayes.  Missed the opportunity to fan-worship her for Lisa.
 
4 days ago  
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4 days ago  
I'll be watching for it.
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4 days ago  
"Avatar: The Last Airbender's" head writer is making a new animated fantasy series for Netflix. And from looking at the poster, this is just a guess, but dragons may be involved somehow

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4 days ago  
Sweet.

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Wait, what?
 
4 days ago  

Mugato: I want my live action Robotech movie franchise.


No. No we do not. Stop giving Harmony Gold money.
 
4 days ago  
That is a wyvern, not a dragon.

I blame Game of Thrones.
 
4 days ago  

McGrits: That is a wyvern, not a dragon.

I blame Game of Thrones.


Needs more manticore
 
4 days ago  

Mugato: I want my live action Robotech movie franchise.


KingBiefWhistle: Mugato: I want my live action Robotech movie franchise.

No. No we do not. Stop giving Harmony Gold money.


The license runs out in 2020/2021.

Latest round of lawsuits by HG against FASA/BattleTech did not go in HG's favor; it was revealed that a few years ago, Japanese courts ruled that Studio Nue has the artistic copyrights to Macross, not Tatsunoko, so FASA had the correct rights license all along.

HG asked Tatsunoko for evidence of the chain of copyright for their new lawsuit against Hairbrained, et al; Tatsunoko said 'yeah, we'll get right on that...' and left them in the lurch. Meaning HG filed their lawsuit last year without standing.
 
4 days ago  
Hm.

They've never really replicated anything near that level of quality in their other work, but given that Avatar is the show that basically set the bar for children's animation for over a decade now with no one else managing to even touch it, I'm probably being overly-critical in complaining about the falloff in quality in Korra and its eventual meandering dissolution into utter tripe.

I'm in, I guess.  It's Netflix, not like I'm not already paying for it.
 
4 days ago  

dittybopper: Sweet.

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Wait, what?


Come to think of it, dragon dragoons would have been pretty terrifying on a Napoleonic battlefield.
 
4 days ago  

Polish Hussar: dittybopper: Sweet.

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Wait, what?

Come to think of it, dragon dragoons would have been pretty terrifying on a Napoleonic battlefield.


Did somebody say Dragon Dragoons?
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4 days ago  

saywhonow: McGrits: That is a wyvern, not a dragon.

I blame Game of Thrones.

Needs more manticore


Would a tiny one work?
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4 days ago  

saywhonow: McGrits: That is a wyvern, not a dragon.

I blame Game of Thrones.

Needs more manticore


Here ya go. (NSFW lyrics)

Manticore - NSP
Youtube rU8Wc6a1r7o
 
4 days ago  

Polish Hussar: dittybopper: Sweet.

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Wait, what?

Come to think of it, dragon dragoons would have been pretty terrifying on a Napoleonic battlefield.


Book series starting with His Majesty's Dragon is for you.
 
4 days ago  

Polish Hussar: dittybopper: Sweet.

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Wait, what?

Come to think of it, dragon dragoons would have been pretty terrifying on a Napoleonic battlefield.


You might want to check out His Majesty's Dragon, by Naomi Novik.
 
4 days ago  

Proletariat In Charge: Polish Hussar: dittybopper: Sweet.

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Wait, what?

Come to think of it, dragon dragoons would have been pretty terrifying on a Napoleonic battlefield.

Book series starting with His Majesty's Dragon is for you.


*shakes tiny clawed fist*
 
4 days ago  

Jim_Callahan: given that Avatar is the show that basically set the bar for children's animation for over a decade now with no one else managing to even touch it,


You're goddamn right. I just happened to catch "Tales of Ba Sing Se" last night. The Tale of Iroh gets me every single time. It's not just one of the best animated shows ever, it's one of the best television shows ever.

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4 days ago  
Personally I thought it was a terrible movie. But if he wants to put it on his resume good for him.
 
4 days ago  

McGrits: That is a wyvern, not a dragon.

I blame Game of Thrones.


All wyverns are dragons, but not all dragons are wyverns.
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4 days ago  

skyotter: McGrits: That is a wyvern, not a dragon.

I blame Game of Thrones.

All wyverns are dragons, but not all dragons are wyverns.
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Mind Blown!

So what is a drake?
 
4 days ago  

BalugaJoe: That movie needs a sequel.


As long as it starts with Sokka waking up "I had a horrible nightmare... that I wasn't funny and we all pronounced each other's names wrong!"
 
4 days ago  

McGrits: skyotter: McGrits: That is a wyvern, not a dragon.

I blame Game of Thrones.

All wyverns are dragons, but not all dragons are wyverns.
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Mind Blown!

So what is a drake?

About 180 lbs?
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4 days ago  

Arachnophobe: Proletariat In Charge: Polish Hussar: dittybopper: Sweet.

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Wait, what?

Come to think of it, dragon dragoons would have been pretty terrifying on a Napoleonic battlefield.

Book series starting with His Majesty's Dragon is for you.

*shakes tiny clawed fist*


Internet high five!  That was a fun series. Glad someone else out there in farkland has read it.
 
4 days ago  

Mugato: I want my live action Robotech movie franchise.


I just want the rest of Macross to be available over here legally.
 
4 days ago  

Proletariat In Charge: Arachnophobe: Proletariat In Charge: Polish Hussar: dittybopper: Sweet.

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Wait, what?

Come to think of it, dragon dragoons would have been pretty terrifying on a Napoleonic battlefield.

Book series starting with His Majesty's Dragon is for you.

*shakes tiny clawed fist*

Internet high five!  That was a fun series. Glad someone else out there in farkland has read it.


Make it 3! LAWRENCE!!!!!

I totally want to run a D&D game based on HMD
 
4 days ago  
Loved that movie. Never knew they made a cartoon series based on it. Is it as good as the movie?
 
4 days ago  
Hopefully Shyamalan is involved.
 
4 days ago  

bikkurikun: Loved that movie. Never knew they made a cartoon series based on it. Is it as good as the movie?


And that, gentlemen, is how you troll.
 
4 days ago  

Burr: Polish Hussar: dittybopper: Sweet.

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Wait, what?

Come to think of it, dragon dragoons would have been pretty terrifying on a Napoleonic battlefield.

Did somebody say Dragon Dragoons?
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4 days ago  

RoyFokker'sGhost: Mugato: I want my live action Robotech movie franchise.

KingBiefWhistle: Mugato: I want my live action Robotech movie franchise.

No. No we do not. Stop giving Harmony Gold money.

The license runs out in 2020/2021.

Latest round of lawsuits by HG against FASA/BattleTech did not go in HG's favor; it was revealed that a few years ago, Japanese courts ruled that Studio Nue has the artistic copyrights to Macross, not Tatsunoko, so FASA had the correct rights license all along.

HG asked Tatsunoko for evidence of the chain of copyright for their new lawsuit against Hairbrained, et al; Tatsunoko said 'yeah, we'll get right on that...' and left them in the lurch. Meaning HG filed their lawsuit last year without standing.


I knew you'd show up here.  You and your f'ing pineapple salad.  Monster.
 
4 days ago  

Polish Hussar: dittybopper: Sweet.

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Wait, what?

Come to think of it, dragon dragoons would have been pretty terrifying on a Napoleonic battlefield.


What a dragon dragoon may look like:
Drakengard 3 - Mikhail Sings (In English)
Youtube uYlbPEOY3ks
 
4 days ago  

Hills-Sachs_Legion: Burr: Polish Hussar: dittybopper: Sweet.

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Wait, what?

Come to think of it, dragon dragoons would have been pretty terrifying on a Napoleonic battlefield.

Did somebody say Dragon Dragoons?
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Mikhail > Angelus
 
4 days ago  

foo monkey: RoyFokker'sGhost: Mugato: I want my live action Robotech movie franchise.

KingBiefWhistle: Mugato: I want my live action Robotech movie franchise.

No. No we do not. Stop giving Harmony Gold money.

The license runs out in 2020/2021.

Latest round of lawsuits by HG against FASA/BattleTech did not go in HG's favor; it was revealed that a few years ago, Japanese courts ruled that Studio Nue has the artistic copyrights to Macross, not Tatsunoko, so FASA had the correct rights license all along.

HG asked Tatsunoko for evidence of the chain of copyright for their new lawsuit against Hairbrained, et al; Tatsunoko said 'yeah, we'll get right on that...' and left them in the lurch. Meaning HG filed their lawsuit last year without standing.

I knew you'd show up here.  You and your f'ing pineapple salad.  Monster.


I admit it....

I welcomed death if it mean I didn't have to eat another bite of that damn salad.
 
4 days ago  

amindtat: Jim_Callahan: given that Avatar is the show that basically set the bar for children's animation for over a decade now with no one else managing to even touch it,

You're goddamn right. I just happened to catch "Tales of Ba Sing Se" last night. The Tale of Iroh gets me every single time. It's not just one of the best animated shows ever, it's one of the best television shows ever.

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I'm a sucker for great characters and for good character arcs and that show had both in spades. If you don't shed tears for either Momo's tale or Iroh's tale on that episode, you are a heartless monster.

/"Brave soldier boy"
//"Comes marching home..."
///it's dusty in here dammit!
 
3 days ago  
Loved Last Airbender. We watched every week when my daughters were young. Just bought the BluRay collection and started rewatching the series with my now 18 year old.  Damn the stories were great and the characters so well developed and engaging. The arc of each season was well planned and executed  and the final 4 episodes, tying the entire series together were pure perfection!

The movie sucked!!!  Shyamalamadingdong's ego literally ruined everything magical about the series. If I ever meet him, I plan to punch him in the face!  Yes I'm bitter and angry!
 
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