James Boren (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Mon, 30 Oct 2000 10:08:57 -0800
> >Shoji Kawamori- After Macross Plus and Escaflowne, skip the mecha
> >designs and give this man a gundam series to direct.
>No, HIDEAKI ANNO. ^_^ After all, Gundam is about big mecha with depressed
>pilots - who else but him?
Gainax only works on their own ideas, so I don't see this as a
possibility. Still, who knows what you would get if Anno took the
> >Runner ups:
> >Katsuhiro Otomo- Big-time, pull-out-all-the-stops anime
> >movie.(Didn't he do a five-minute film for the 20th aniversery of
>Or rather, end the movie with blowing up everything while classical music
That sounds like gundam to me ^_^ !
> >Tomino- Sure, why not? He may not give the fans what they want--but
> >always gives you something worthwhile.
>How about Oshii? He'll give you some weird Gundam...
And only 2 sec. of MS action. Oh and what happened to this man's
sense of humor? I wouldn't mind seeing a little of the old Oshii from
his UY and Patlabor TV series days.
How about giving Imagawa another crack at Gundam? I hope his G-Gundam
experience didn't sour him because Gundam can always use a dose of
Super Robot action. (G-Gundam OVA sequel-yeah!)
> >Character Design:
> >Range Murata- This guy did the charas for Blue sub no.6 and think his
> >style would fit gundam well.
> >Runner up:
> >Toshihiro Kawamoto- 0083, 08th MS team, Cowboy bebop, hey the man is good.
>I have some people in mind but no names, so I'll skip this section for now.
> >Mecha Design:
> >I can't seem to dig up his name right now but that guy who designed
> >the Cannon Ifurite and the Will Game for Turn-A. I like his stuff.
> >Give him head design chores for the next one.
>I'll still go with Kawamori. He's the man. Failing that, you can use the
>Armored Core designer or Nagano.
Heh, Kawamori did do the designs for Armored Core. Honestly I
wouldn't mind if any of the stalwarts like Katoki or Izubuchi, (or
Kawamori or Nagano) did the mecha, but I wanted to bring some new
> >Yoko Kanno- She can do anything
>Mostly, but she returns to her classical roots often. I'd agree with you here.
> >runner up:
> >Masamichi Amano- He did the full-bore orchestrations of the Giant Robo OVAs.
>Kenji Kawai's BGMs are excellent...
>Zhou Tai An (email@example.com)
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