I fail to see why these people reject the Life Fiber. What are the consequences of allowing the parasite to feed off of the electrical current in the nervous system besides moving up to the top of the food chain? Last time I checked, being on top of the food chain guaranteed a spot of control and survival within an ecosystem, especially when you are a conscious creature.
Did the writers of this piece derp it up and forget to tell us the bad part of allowing Life Fibers to feed off humans?
I don't think Satsuki is in a good condition
Life fibers only evolved mankind only to take over them once they get activated,which i assume will be at the festival ragyou was talking about
>Did the writers of this piece derp it up and forget to tell us the bad part of allowing Life Fibers to feed off humans?
Did you miss the whole part of what happens when life fiber gets too much blood?
I was thinking about this aswell.
Probably they force humans to evolve so that humans can reproduce life fiber, so that once every human has a life fiber outfit they will take control of them or something.... i don't know
Only because she doesn't communicate with her Kamui and befriend it.
And that was the Life Fiber's responsibility? Besides, Satsuki could have very well put her down. This kind of situation would be even less dangerous for clothes of lower quality Life Fibers. It's not a big deal and simply needs to be kept under control with laws and simple systems of enforcement. Such a thing is no different from the criminals we get in the real world.
What makes you think Senketsu isn't unique in his love for his symbiont? That seems to be the case at the moment but it's too early to tell.
Because if anyone is actually watching this anime for the writing they're suffering from a severe disability.
It's hyperactive entertainment with a lot of colors, noise, and doesn't slow down to get into any depth. I like it but its plot is just the loose canvas it uses to paint all its ADHD on.
The fact that Satsuki has never been seen to try and befriend her Kamui is the evidence that Senketsu's love for Ryuko isn't necessarily an ability unique only within his capabilities. After Satsuki is done wearing Junketsu for the day, she immediately pins him to the wall and drinks tea.
>Life fibers kill you
Yeah guys, they're A-okay!
Next phase of the parasitic life: Total control of the host.
And you're suffering form low-standards syndrome.
>"doesn't slow down to get into any depth"
>writers have 4 of the main characters sit down in chairs to discuss the plot for the last half of the episode
If they weren't slowing down the story to get into some plot depth, what were they doing then?
>The lack of evidence is evidence.
What sort of fools logic is this? I'm not saying impossible but only the king of idiots truly lives in this sort of fantasy.
>The very characters have to sit down and outloud talk about the plot so that the viewer doesn't feel dumb
It's not fool's logic. There's more reason to assume she doesn't try to talk to Junketsu than there is reason to assume she does, just like there's more reason to believe that unicorns don't exist in the real world than there is reason to believe that they might.
Do u evn Occam's Razor bro?
>every anime ever made
What the fuck? Are you saying we were supposed to know for sure that Life Fibers were extra terrestrials beforehand? Are you sure you're not just acting like some kind of elite individual?
And guess what, the vast majority of anime has shit for story and just throws something light together so that they can parade their characters around in it. Most anime is just about SoL character relationships or just flatout tits and ass.
And how does this excuse script writers from criticism?
I said "Ok."
You won the argument. Your analysis is perfect. I'm literally retarded now and you are superior to me in all ways. You've got it correct and I have it wrong. I am defeated.
> Most anime is just about SoL character relationships or just flatout tits and ass.
>I have shit taste
good for you.
You know, ANY plot that goes "actually it was aliens" at some point is just funny. Same goes for Madoka, but at least there QBs weren't SO EVUL TAKING OVER HUMANITY so I may let it pass.
That's not proper application of Occam's Razor because you're assuming several things such as there's reasons Junketsu can't be subjugated/reasoned/cooperative and that Satsuki knows these reasons and thus no longer attempts.
I simply assume Senketsu was uniquely created outside of the Revoc's camp with an innate love for the person he was created to be worn by.
>implying the concept of Life Fibers isn't accurately related to the real world
>implying humans magically evolved to this point "naturally" in such a short time span all by themselves with natural selection
>implying "aliens" and genetic modification don't exist
>implying we aren't "aliens" ourselves
>I haven't updated my knowledge of human evolution since I was 12.
Either way its pretty obviously stated the intentions of the lifefibers were to build a species up to its pinnacle before they took them over. Maybe, just maybe the parasites are benevolent and won't ever take more than they need. That's a pretty fucking big maybe and given everything we've seen so far, highly unlikely. A space faring alien parasitic species doesn't cross the cosmos and bring a species past enlightenment just so they can nibble on their scraps. The whole thing is just a stylized version of the planet-devouring-alien-species plot.
would you allow a leach or a tick to suck on your dick blood?
Hell no! When I was young I got a tick on the head of my dick and have a scar there now because it took part of it with it when I pipped it off ;_;
No, I'm saying Junketsu is fully capable of loving but Satsuki simply doesn't have experience in the honest and emotional part of having a loving relationship. She's only grow up to know the powers of fear and submission. I think this is made very clear in the series.
It's a parasite until it decides to take over it's host, at which point the parasite has no need of the host.
If both sides benefit, it's all cool but if one side plans to work together just to eat you in the end, you tend to want to kill the other side before it happens.
Are you seriously that retarded not to even know this basic fact?
>humans build this shit all by themselves
Yeah, I'd much rather assume Nudist Beach has some sort of evidence of hostility or disregard for their host rather than assume Nudist Beach is a bunch of tin foil hats.
It'd be still somewhat entertaining if Nudist Beach was wrong and the Chaos horror Senketsu displayed was simply due to not being in contact with the hive. We'd be getting a massively skewed perception up until now.
I always wondered how they built that
Though you would think if they had alien tech at their disposal, they could create something a lot less crude than a big pile of rocks.
The writers failed to include the part where the parasite "eats" them. It looks like they kind of just forgot.
And even if we're supposed to assume this and maybe I'm just being dumb, why didn't they clarify what "eating" us in the end really means? They just turn us into burgers and take big bites out of us?
>The writers failed to include the part where the parasite "eats" them
except for showing a mouse being killed by life fibers
and then saying they don't really know what the life fibers will do but they're pretty sure it's bad and needs to be stopped before it's too late.
Didn't they imply this? I'm sure they did when Senketsu freaked out.
Also didn't the mouse get eaten/killed? Can't remember.
There's nothing unexplainable about Stonehenge. The only reason it's even a discussion point is some historians believe that Scotts were too stupid to understand wedges and rollers.
If aliens really did help build that, they would only use tools and materials that our primitive human minds would be barely capable of understanding.
Did you not listen to what he said right after he explained the rat situation? He said that as a result, the Life Fibers began to wrap themselves around their hosts instead so that they wouldn't kill them as quickly.
Face it, Nudist Beachu is a bunch of Tin Foils. And I'm not saying being a Tin Foil Hat is bad thing, I'm just saying they lack justification for their actions.
oh my god how did they manage to place a bunch of rocks on top of each other
The Scotts gave us Freedom and Hume, so tey have to be smart.
>taking action before having legitimate justification.
That's probably the worst thing you can do for your cause in reality. If you come out and start proclaiming your theory without justification, you will immediately by dealt a counterargument you can't deal with and the public will remember the first time their heard about the crackpot idea and disregard actual evidence that's released since.
i'm not sure if you realize this, but rocks are pretty heavy
KlK-dumbasses proving their worth once again.
As for everything else you said, stop listening to Giorgio Tsoukalos.
He's a raving faggot high on his own bodily odors and hair gel.
>oh my god how did they manage to place a bunch of rocks to top of each other
pic related. oh wait, I doubt they had that back then. hmm...
Giorgio Tsoukalos is brilliant in that he's made a name for himself as well as a pretty penny off mixing somewhat mysterious situations with fantastic (see: fantasy) explanations.
It makes for good entertainment but it certainly puts the aliens on Earth camp back several steps by making it a big joke.
>implying you have a more realistic explanation of the construction of the Stonehenge
Please, enlighten us.
>but it certainly puts the aliens on Earth camp back several steps by making it a big joke
Just as planned
Fucking leverage for one.
The tools they used to build a construct like Stonehenge shouldn't have existed at that time and THAT'S why it's a goddamm mystery, not because it's impossible.
Ramps, rollers and a lot of time.
The bottom half of the supporting stones is underground.
The pillers were made by rolling them into a hole and lifting them upright. Now surely the stones on top would have been a bit harder to place, but there is a lot you can achieve with woodworking and strong men.
Google it if you want a lecture.
New theories include carts/sleds of wicker and wood that were pulled by a team of work animals. I don't particularly understand the physics behind this because I don't care enough to find a long explanation of this theory.
The older theory is simply clever usages of wedges and rollers. It's fairly easy to imagine how the mechanics behind this works but it would require a much larger team of men and animals. The main rocks pulled from a nearby quarry were far enough away it's assumed it would have taken several weeks to traverse the landscape.
The crafting of the rocks themselves isn't even worth discussing and the transport is fairly mundane as well. It's only held as a mystery in this day and age because your 2nd grade teacher was too dumb to look up resources before gushing about its spiritual importance.
A lot of ramps, a lot of time and a fuckload of workers. Done.
/a/ - Anime & Historic Constructs
>implying that people back then were dumb enough to sacrifice their lives as well as 20 million work hours with approximately 10,000 men to play with rocks all by themselves
>what is religion
Also there was no /a/ back then so what else could they do with their spare time?
>implying religion isn't the collection of traditional ideas derived from the appearance of Life Fibers whom are currently dormant, hence the global increase of atheism and the like in 1st world countries.
>implying religion is a "natural" idea derived from natural selection and natural human evolution
Are you implying religion is aliens?
Hmm...well most of them do involve the worship of powerful extraterrestrial beings.
When a powerful group of parasitic extra-terrestrials brings you to the top of the ecosystem as conscious beings, you tend to worship them for the sake of your own benefit.
KLK is all you need, faggot. We Life Fibers now.
Eh, I prefer /a/ - Anime & Economics or /a/ - Anime & Physics. Those are always fun.
It's all aliens, Anon. all the way down.
>Did the writers of this piece derp it up
Go back to whatever shithole you came from please
Or you come to the conclusion that they are no longer worthy of veneration or never were in the first place and destroy them if at all possible.
But this will only be the mindset of a few, since breaking away from the parasites would mean breaking away from the comfort we've felt until the present time. Hence the existence of an underground movement known as Nudist Beach.
I'm telling you, this shit's real.
Well since 99% of religions place their god somewhere outside our planet, religion is indeed aliens.
You've lost your way
We need to learn to face the challenges in life without some yarn, or at least I think that's the point
Except we've really heard no actual counterargument from the life fiber side other than "obey us"
You forgot the second half of the sentence.
>obey us and we'll bring you to the top of the food chain
Seems like a deal worth taking, no?
That's what governments do and Revoks/Life Fibers have set themselves up as a shadow world government.
Remember kids, world government is bad. You should resist the Jews-er I mean Life Fibers at all costs. They're parasites after all!
I guess if you like living in a slum.
The people in the slum don't own Life Fiber you baka.
They had one job: Go to school and get your Life Fiber so you can be on top of the food chain just like the elite. But they're too stupid.
Notice something? It seems oddly similar to the real world.
But everybody has life fibers, most are just dormant. That was the big reveal, remember?
And once the Life Fibers are activated, I wouldn't be surprised if the people who had them would become very powerful. An individual from the slums who owns dormant Life Fiber wouldn't be an exception.
I guess I failed to mention that there were actually two options for the common person to become powerful, either go to school or simply buy REVOC clothing, i.e. study hard in the proper school or invest in the proper company.
No, not everyone has lifefibers. Only the people with Revocs clothing.
If the real NWO is led by a cute Satsuki-sama type girl, I wouldn't mind joining their ranks.
>derp it up
>I fail to see why these people reject the Life Fiber
It's mainly fear at this point, not knowledge. The Life Fibers as far as they know are extraterrestrial parasites who empower the host at the cost of an electrical current in the nervous system, but they've been "dormant". They don't know what will happen if they are activated, which is something we've yet to see assumedly. Considering they are the vast majority of clothing in the world, if activation is something inherently dangerous, that could be an extremely bad occurrence for most of mankind.
Anons talking about aluminum is cute.
Well, that one five-star uniform test immediately went berserk and attempted to murder everything.
I guess it's just the uniforms made by satsuki's camp are pretty crap and just child's play in her mother's eyes.
Considering how her mother is 7 star (probably injected/sewed into her) and Nui is a complete lifefiber doll likely.
I typed that, and I always use that, but 4chan's americlap system didn't recognize it and corrects it to aluminum.
>4chan's americlap system
You actually think that autocorrect is part of the website?
>Davy settled on aluminum by the time he published his 1812 book Chemical Philosophy: "This substance appears to contain a peculiar metal, but as yet Aluminum has not been obtained in a perfectly free state, though alloys of it with other metalline substances have been procured sufficiently distinct to indicate the probable nature of alumina." But the same year, an anonymous contributor to the Quarterly Review, a British political-literary journal, in a review of Davy's book, objected to aluminum and proposed the name aluminium, "for so we shall take the liberty of writing the word, in preference to aluminum, which has a less classical sound."
So....Satsuki was involved with incest, everyone in this show is now nearly always naked and apparently cloths are the illuminati.
guys, the only good application of Occam razor in this istance, given what we know, is one and only one
>satsuki a shit
you know it's true
No character wars please. It's overdone.
well' it wasn't character wars, it was a statement.
satsuki lack the ability of growing affection with a subordinate, or at least show some kind of interest. that's why she pin the suit on a wall everytime. she doesn't give a shit
Inb4 Caves and Buildings are Aliens that tried to protect Humans from Life Fibers but long ago forgotten thier purpose
We already know what will happen; Another type of singularity will happen, just like the prehistoric days of humans. Technology will advance and humans will probably move up the food chain even more so then they already have. This isn't a bad thing.
The only consequence is that the weak will be sacrificed. But for the sake of humanity's advancement? It's a done deal for me.
pretty sure ancient aliums already counts as derping it up.
I'd be very surprised if we see non-derpy interpretations of aliens in pop media. Or just not derpy writing, period.
>supporting wrong spelling of a word just because it's a dumbed down version of Original English
I bet you wear colorful armor.
Nope, KLK's "Life Fibers" are accurate depictions to the real nature of extra-terrestrials relative anything else you'll see in the media; Parasites whom we worship for our own sake of survival.
>Sir Humphry made a bit of a mess of naming this new element, at first spelling it alumium (this was in 1807) then changing it to aluminum, and finally settling on aluminium in 1812. His classically educated scientific colleagues preferred aluminium right from the start, because it had more of a classical ring, and chimed harmoniously with many other elements whose names ended in –ium, like potassium, sodium, and magnesium, all of which had been named by Davy.
>His classically educated scientific colleagues preferred aluminium right from the start, because it had more of a classical ring
In other words, they wanted that name because they were frilly douchebags
Stop. Fucking stop.
>clasically educated scientific collegues
Stay classy /a/
Mixing education with pop culture and frat house jokes makes me sick. I guess this is the only way to educate plebeians, though.
Still, I think I may vomit after reading a third of this article.
use "the way back machine" at internet archives or the Google cache
What dead link?
well education can be fun, didnt you laugh at hearing at how Galileo would test gravity?
I can't remember anything humorous nor does google bring anything humorous about Galileo or his experiments.
to see if two masses of different weight would fall at the same speed he would throw things from the tower of Pisa
>Mixing education with pop culture and frat house jokes makes me sick
I know what you mean. It really makes me cringe. However, if that's really what it takes for some types of people to be educated, then I will live with it.
>it doesnt talk
>it cant talk
Because Godrobe fusion is essentially allowing the alien to stick his limbs inside you?
The level 1 uniforms is more or less how wearing lifefiber without fusion works.
>i will allow the plebians to enjoy things while i continue watching my superior chinese cartoons. i am so noble
It's like I'm on /a/
You should be thanking me for allowing it.
Arigatou gozaimasu anon-sama.
Pretty sure Trigger said that Ryuuko's relationship with Senketsu is special and that Satsuki cannot do it.
Maybe she can hear Junketsu, maybe it doesn't even speak her language and just yells some creepy alien language? He seems incredibly more alienlike and feral than Senketsu does.
When you abuse another sentient being for your own benefit and completely neglect it when you're not using it, it tends to be unnaturally "alienlike" and feral.
In order for your point to stand, you need to provide sauce.
It was behind glass before she even put it on, perhaps it was like that for a reason?
People are taking that quote from Ryuuko about her being one with Senketsu to mean that she thinks Satsuki is unwilling to connect with her kamui when she could just as well be implying that her and Senketsu are special. She doesn't know if all Kamui are the same, hell Ryuuko seems to be surprised that Life Fibers are living beings, she probably thought that Senketsu was the only one who was sentient.
The five-star uniform got constructed from fresh life-fibres. Immediately went berserk and tried to kill everything.
Mohawk flashback Kamui: Went berserk. Killed it's wearer.
Plus Junketsu. Which, admittedly, Satsuki is not treating particularly well, as you point out.
Thus far, the balance of evidence is that Senketsu is an exception, rather than the rule.
What if Junketsu is pissed off because he just wants to be friends with Satsuki but can't communicate because Satsuki is blocking him? It would be great if there was an episode focused entirely on Satsuki sitting in a room with Junketsu to try and hear its thoughts.
the stonehenge is nothing compared to the pyramids or even the parthenon
Satsuki overrides Junketsu and pushes him down because she is afraid. Life Fibers have consumed her mother so she is not interested in having any kind of symbiosis with Junketsu.
It would be interesting to see her change that outlook a little, but I don't know if it'll happen because she's likely going to be consumed by Junketsu soon, I think she'll get pulled out but you'd think that make her even more afraid of him.
You both may be half right. It's not that Senketsu is special, it's that Ryuko is special. It was mentioned last episode that she has an unusually high tolerance towards Life Fibers.
Both the Pyramids and the Parthenon were built by societies with far greater technological and political sophistication than the people who built Stonehenge.
I thought episode 16 was pretty good for giving us some more insight in to Satsuki.
I'm sure before that episode aired people thought Satsuki was just cruel to Junketsu because she's a bitch but she has a perfectly valid reason for not giving him any control over anything. Maybe he can talk, maybe he's even friendly but she won't let that happen because she's afraid of Life Fibers, that's why she wants to dominate them and keep them down.
Well, and what about the flashback of the mohawk guy that shos somebody being eaten/absorbed by a rope made of lif fiber in chapter 4 or 5?