Kaworu Nagisa (17thangel@tokyo-3.com)
Sat, 4 Sep 1999 23:29:38 -0400

>The Sentai formula is evident in the original Gundam as well.
>Leader- Amuro
>Big guy- Ryu
>Kid- Hayato
>Renegade- Kai
>The Girl- Sayla
>you don't notice this in the series because the characters are allowed to
>act against the stereotype and come alive. The formula fits, but the White
>Base crew are worlds apart from the Gatchaman or Voltron characters.

 I think that the "sentai formula" appears on practically
 every anime. Some may have a few twists and variations,
 but it's still there most especially when you have a
 team as protagonists/villains.

Kaworu Nagisa (aka Veilchen)

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