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Retsuden

Post by mantis » Sun Jun 26, 2016 3:53 pm

What exactly is retsuden? I've seen it for Ultraman and now Garo and I am not sure if it something that is worth looking into. With Ultraman is seemed like it was just recaps and a bunch of explanations of things and nothing really new to add to the story. Is it the same with Garo? But in general what is it?

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Re: Retsuden

Post by takenoko » Sun Jun 26, 2016 4:24 pm

It's just Japanese for "series".

列伝 【れつでん】 (n) series of biographies

Just a way to tell a series of stories that may or may not be connected to each other.

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