What's the deal with Sacheils mask? Why does it look biomechanical in nature? Why does his left eye look mechanical? Why does his whole left face look mechanical? What gives? Oversight? Error? Change in plans from robot aliens to biological aliens?
they're angels mate they can be biomechanical if they wish
Well if they're biomechanical who created/augmented them?
Someone is not understanding the point of inexplicable god-entities.
But they're not godly, they're just really strong. If they were godly, then why didn't Matareal just melt his way to Lilith?
Got you covered.
Because physics. Physics and chemistry.
>But they're not godly,
Well, someone didn't pay attention.
But that doesn't help at all.
They're not godly though. Matareal got shot in the face, I think, and then died. Gagheil got through in the throat and died. Sacheil had its arms broken and then turned into C4 and blew up. Gods don't die, but all the angels did, therefore, they're not godly.
Though the Occam-approved explanation is simply that you're seeing mechanics where there are none intended. The mask simple has a network of cracks, and the eye has a lens with a muscular ring around it.
The simple network of cracks is on the right, the mechanical imprints are on teh left. A simple network of cracks wouldn't crack that perfectively at right angles.
It was working on doing just that, but a trio of likewise weakly godlike entities intervened.
But gods aren't weak, their power is maximum, if they were gods they could do anything, but they can't do anything, because if they could they wouldn't need lilith.
>Matareal got shot in the face, I think, and then died.
That only worked because an EVA unit, ie another godling, had taken out the AT field.
>Gagheil got through in the throat and died
Once again an Eva present to deal with the divine protection of the AT field. Then it got a full battleship broadside and a half downs the throat...
>Sacheil had its arms broken
By and Eva. Which then got to work on the core with a broken off rib...
>Gods don't die
Tell that to Balder.
Looks like that pink flesh colour to me, the lines could have meant to be blood, same with the red on the eye. I wouldn't expect it to look too normal though given it's an angel.
>he is an angle
If they die they're not gods, because gods can do anything they want. If they can die, then they're just really powerful. You don't call tanks gods, and all the angels are are tanks going up against ants, the eva's are just tanks as well, thats why they can go head to head with most of them.
They're divine beings, deal with it.
They're aliens though.
>If they die they're not gods, because gods can do anything they want.
But that's not true, you idiot.
Pretty much all mythologies have gods dying.
>If they die they're not gods,
How can someone be so christian?
I know they're divine, they're called angels, I just don't think they're godly.
Gods that die aren't gods, plain and simple, that;s why they're gods, they can do anything they want. The moment they die, they stop being gods, because gods cant be alive if they're dead, because people die when they are killed.
Are you twelve or something?
Fuck, even the Christian god, in his aspect as the son, died. Sure, he got better, but the fact that he did die is one of the most important things in the entire religion.
Say that to my faces fucker not online
>Gods that die aren't gods, plain and simple, that;s why they're gods, they can do anything they want. The moment they die, they stop being gods, because gods cant be alive if they're dead, because people die when they are killed.
You are confusing Omnipotent with the term god you know?
So basically what you're saying is that your arbitrary definition of "god" is more correct than centuries of mythology
Are you really that narcissistic and arrogant?
Not all God's are Omnipotent you idiot.
Omnipotence doesn't even make sense...
After all, God couldn't make you even a little bit intelligent, could he?
If gods aren't omnipotent, why call them gods?
No, I'm saying that mythology is wrong.
>not all God is omnipotent
>He thinks all gods are omnipotent
>He thinks all gods are completely immortal
>He thinks gods give a shit about your puny mortal distinction between "life" and "afterlife"
If God=omnipotent being why are there two terms for it?
Check and mate.
What kind of education do you have on this matter? Do you do a lot of research on mythology and the definition of a god?
Or are you just some 19 year old who likes anime and thinks he's smarter than everyone else in the entire world?
Why did you quote him only to butcher the language in the process?
ever heard of polytheism?
Also they are just Messengers of God.
you could see them as fallen angels like Luzifer/Satan and the Evas as righteous.
Most likely the other way since humans are lilim and lilith was banished by god
Got you covered.
Fucking Shinji not listening about the spears of longitude.
We could've some more angles and now we only have evangelion-produced-like ones.
You are talking as if anno knew shit about the stuff he was referencing.
He just took a few names and pictures, that's it.
That's what he said
Gods = plural of God
God's = God is
Same reason there is pop and soda.
I never said I was smarter than everyone else in the world, i'm just saying gods don't die. Calling something really strong a god is just really dumb. It's like if aliens came down to ancient cities and started getting called gods because they were magic, it's just irresponsible to call something powerful and awe-some a god just because it's something crazy.
I have no problem calling the angels angels, because that's what they are, I just wanna know what made them and they Sacheil is biomechanical.
>If gods aren't omnipotent, why call them gods?
Because people don't need to be omnipotent in order to kick your ass.
"God" is often a relative term to describe a force of nature unobtainable by human measures. The whole idea of an all-knowing, all-loving, all-powerful god, is distinctly a judiac, and not reflective of the traditional definitions of "God".
Take the lovecraft "gods" for instance.
Hey, please don't be mean, those things are high end english, you can't expect people to get that.
I will never understand how grown-ass adult accept this concept. For fuck's sake, the idea of a omni____ god has been logically raped in the ass for thousands of years.
So you're admitting that you have zero education on the matter and that you've pulled this definition out of your ass?
And yes, you do think you're smarter than everyone else in the world. You just said that you know more than scholars around the world
>I never said I was smarter than everyone else in the world, i'm just saying gods don't die. Calling something really strong a god is just really dumb. It's like if aliens came down to ancient cities and started getting called gods because they were magic, it's just irresponsible to call something powerful and awe-some a god just because it's something crazy.
This just in, Humanity is dumb.
>i'm just saying gods don't die
Then you have no knowledge of historical use of the word. You're trying to redefine something that's thousands of years old.
Ok, I don't know who is trolling and who legitimatelly seeks answers here.
Basically EVA universe can be summoned as so:
1: Lovecraftian-tier ancient beings realize they will go extinct soon. They decide to seed worlds with their creation as extension of their being.
2: They do so by creating a "packages" which include:
-god-like being (Adam/Lilith) with one of two Fruits (Life or Knowledge: means S2 Engine or Brain).
-Manual (Dead Sea Scrolls)
-Power Off button (Longinus Spear)
Then they send it into the cosmos.
3: Package with Adam lands on Earth. He slowly starts terramorphing and creates the Angels. (it's his version of reproduction)
4: Lilith crashes on Earth and it's Longinus Spear is destroyed. No two such being were to be on te same world ever, so Adam's Spear activates itself and freezes Adam and Angels.
5: Lilith seeds Earth with LCL and Lilim (mankind) Evolves
6: Seele finds dead sea scrolls and get weird ideas
7: Seele finds Adam and accidentaly wakes him up.
8: Adam tries to cleanse his planet of Lilith's creation, making the second impact. He is stopped before he can finish.
Aaaaand here goes the series.
Funny thing - we are basically alien usurpers.
I don't know, why don't you ask his father?
>Because people don't need to be omnipotent in order to kick your ass.
They don't need to be god either, just an MMA fighter could beat me up.
>"God" is often a relative term to describe a force of nature unobtainable by human measures.
I know, it's used wrong, just like faggot is used wrong almost all the time.
>The whole idea of an all-knowing, all-loving, all-powerful god, is distinctly a judiac, and not reflective of the traditional definitions of "God".
The traditional definitions of god are all over the place, like buckshot.
>Take the lovecraft "gods" for instance.
They're just aliens.
>You just said that you know more than scholars around the world
You're putting words in my mouth.
History is written by the victors, if someone killed off anyone that opposed them, they could say god is another word for flapjacks, and there would be no one to counter his argument, and hundreds of years later, people would be at Denny's orders blueberry gods with a side of hashbrowns.
They're not godly. They're as godly as humans are godly. Humans come from the Seed of Knowledge and angels come from the Seed of Life. The problem with the angels merging with Lilith is that then the Seed of Knowledge and the Seed of Life are together in the same being. A being with infinite life and infinite knowledge is God. Rei gives the power to become God in EoE. Using that power, Shinji could turn the world into whatever he wanted, he chose to return it to the way it was, since he had all his friends there.
But that doesn't answer my question. Why does Sacheil look like its part mechanical?
>History is written by the victors
Then the victors defined the word differently than you.
>ITT: One person trying to redefine the term god, and people are laughing at him
>I just wanna know what made them
Adam and Lilith got horny.
I know, just like how people think pop is sodas actual name.
Did it hurt pulling all that out of your ass?
Lots of living things have a mechanical look. Lots of insects are fucking robots when you look up close.
I just wanted to drop by and say that Sachiel is the coolest angel.
That's the explanation the PS2 game gives and it is considered Canon.
You are thinking of the all-mighty judeo-christian God. Most gods, in other mythologies, do die.
However, since there are too many gods in most mythologies, some of them are of a higher caliber than others;
Gods like Odin and Zeus might not be described as killed, however Loki and pretty sure Hera died.
In the more commonly accepted motif of a dying god, the deity goes away and does not return.
Aaaaand knowing life, after so much world resetting and each time getting Adam/Lilith powers Shinji is slowly turning into FAR.
because biomech things are GOAT
Well Odin gets eaten by Fenris at Ragnarok
Because it was created tha way by Adam.
There was an option to create an angel whose organs/parts/whatever follow some principles of basic mechanics. It worked, so why not.
Also it's more of a case of machines looking like Sachiel than Sachiel looking like machines.
He was first.
First Ancestral Race
Look at his broken mask in the OP.
Isn't that Loki's daughter?
Besides many gods are written to be in eternal suffering.
It doesn't mean death for most.
That looks more like a cracked egg than anything mechanical
Okay, I can accept that answer, thanks anon, have a good rest of the evening,.
nope loki's son and yes Ragnarok kills of a good part of the gods including Odin,Thor,Loki,Heimdall,Tyr,Surt(a fire giant),Freya etc.
If i remember correctly Ragnarok translates to "fate of the gods" or "doom of the gods"
I have. Nothing mechanical about it.
>implying all of eva isn't a creation myth
The series ends with two human beings on earth, Shinji and Asuka AKA Adam and Eve as they are called in the bible.
Eva isn't in the future, it's actually the far past. This is why although there are many christian images, there is zero reference to christianity anywhere in the dialog. Because it hasn't been created yet.
>Gods don't die
Best male campione.
Kaworu is Adam, your theory is retarded.
But that goes against what the movie says, that anyone can come out of the sea of LCL if they want to. Shinji got a free pass out because he was the one who made the call, but it's stupid to think that other than him only Asuka values her individuality.
nope. end of evangelion is the rapture. the tang is heaven. giant naked rei is the second coming of christ
Kaworu is a clone with Adam's soul. Like Rei.
>Kaworu is Adam
No, Kaworu is Tabris. Adam is that embryo-thing grafted to Gendo's hand.
Watch the fucking show.
Adam is the little bugger who gets implanted into Gendo's hand.
The SELEE makes Shinji bring about the end of the world, after which a new one emerges, with Shinji and Asuka as the new Adam and Eve. Shinji even screws Lilith before he finds himself with Eve.
Thus we have a New Genesis.
Funny, because insects are actually literally organic robots with a full-featured software that runs on an organic frame
>Thus we have a New Genesis.
You mean Neon Genesis.
The embryo is Adam's body, Kaworu is literally Adam's soul trapped within a human body.
When Gendo sticks his hand (Containing both the soul and body of Adam) into Lilith during EoE, he is merging them together to begin Instrumentality. Hence why you see Kaworu come out of giant Rei and within Shinji's heart alongside her.
Unless Kaworu and Shinji are the same person, your theory is invalid and makes no sense. Why would Yui lie to Shinji?
Yes he does. That's why he added that entire six-word sentence,
End of this year or next year, hopefully
2015. Which means 2016 at the earliest.
Dont confuse american Christians with the rest
Not every Christian think Jesus was god,
>Possessive apostrophe and plural
>high end English
You learn this on the shitiest english course in the first 3 weeks, right after you learn how to count to 10
Yes we can and we will expect people to get that
quote or picture?
Calm down sperg lord
Why the hell would the angels be gods while humans aren't?
And they're awesome!
>Shinji even screws Lilith before he finds himself with Eve.
Huh, never thought about it this way.
>This is Lel
you want to see something edgy have this