Most of you reading this post have probably watched a lot of anime and not all of those shows could objectively be considered good. Whether the problem is the animation, the story, the characterizations, the blatant racism or a combination of them all, there are some serious issue with whatever you just watched. So this week’s question is: what objectively bad show do you love in spite of its flaws or maybe because of them?
As I thought about this question there was really only one show that I just couldn’t stop thinking about and that is G Gundam. If you haven’t seen G Gundam before count yourself both lucky and deprived, as it stands as an amazing example of the early 90s. Somehow able to be ridiculous, campy, racist and kick-ass at the same time. Just check out this OP:
Here are some of the show’s Mobile Suits:
And trust me these four are just the proverbial tip of the iceberg. If you don’t believe me check out this article from io9, 9 of the 15 entries are from G Gundam:
Last week’s question:
If you have any ideas for future questions of the week feel free to leave them in the comments, otherwise, see you next Friday.