Warcraft 3 – Arthas before and after

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Danderchi

Give him a haircut and he could pass as Dio Brando. I love it.

Me: Oh I agree! Broody and menacing.

LesFuries

Such a tiny head. Such big shoulder pads.

Reimos_Drevon

As all shoulder pads should be.

Thagyr

Decapitating him is a challenge with those forts on his shoulders for sure.

Me: Good points everyone! What is WoW without massive shoulder armor.

Eadstompa

He looks like Sigvald from Warhammer.

Me: Totes magotes.

 

 MadFonzi

For some reason he reminds me of Griffith from berserk with that new model.

Me: meh…Griffith had that white hair poodle curl going on.

sirfannypack

Wish they discounted the game for people who already own Warcraft 3.

Me: My frugal self loves this idea!

There seems to be two camps now. 1. Oh hell ya, he’s hot! (my camp) and 2. small head, big shoulders and looks like Sephiroth.

Quotes from: https://old.reddit.com/r/wow/comments/9tnma1/be_careful_who_you_call_ugly_in_middle_school/

 

What I’m watching Fall 2018

I’m just going to list my top 5.

Tied for first and second is Goblin Slayer and That Time I Got Reincarnated as a Slime. Both are fantasy but very different in style. GS is dark fantasy with lots of good old violence compared to the whimsical world of Slime.  To keep things short GS brings back the feels of Beserk. If you loved Beserk you should love GS. pic “Goblin Slayer meets Berserk” by tsundere-powergoblin_slayer_meets_berserk_by_tsundere_power-dcp7unx

Slime so far feels like a cute Nintendo or Level 5 game made into an anime. The lead character is murdered in a brutal crime and gets reincarnated in a fantasy world as a slime and then begins to gain knowledge and become powerful. Slime has a neat take on goblins and magical beasts like this “Tempest Wolf” by RhythmPopFox tempest_wolf_by_rhythmpopfox-dcqb9t6

3rd – Golden Kamuy is equal parts freaky deaky, adventure with some campy humor. It’s rare to find a show with so much badassness from every character. You may hate the bad guy going after protagonist Sugimoto and Asirpa but you still admire how badass they are. Adventure, a mystery to solve and some crazy characters make this a blast. Photo:Golden.Kamuy.600.2302795

4th – Jo Jo’s Bizarre Adventure – Golden Wind. This could have rated a bit higher and the reason is that I read the manga and know what is going to happen so the suspense factor is diminished unlike the above three.  I enjoy recommending Jo Jo to Gen X’ers looking to step into anime. I use the music angle to entice them.jojo

5th – Gurazeni: Money Pitch. I’m always down for a sports anime especially one in a sport I have little knowledge on.  Money Pitch feels like a warm dessert. The lead character Bonda is a left handed relief pitcher obsessed with the salaries of the other players. It give a fascinating twist on the psychological aspect of his playing and the business side of the game. Bonda is just a super nice guy and I root for him to get that money. moneypitch