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The volleyball series is held in high regard by anime fans and athletes alike for its accurate depiction of the sport as well as its characters striving to take their talents all the way to the Olympics. All the latest gaming news, game reviews and trailers A one-stop shop for all things video games. But like the others said, Japan is really crazy with their copyright laws.

Another scene transition features the manly Mesousa as Jack Torrence from The Shining and Akane Serizawa as Spider-Man. Later that same episode, you have scene transitions that feature the cast as the cast of Armageddon and Ocean’s Twelve. Episode 20 opens with a montage featuring a Captain Ersatz version of the Star Wars movies. Being a series based around pop-culture-themed alternate dimensions, Magical Shopping Arcade Abenobashi runs up and down the buffet line between western and eastern popular culture of multiple genres.

The true origin of this scenario is unknown, however one well known occurrence of it is in Episode 26 of Neon Genesis Evangelion, wherein nearly the exact same scenario as above occurs between Shinji Ikari and Rei Ayanami. On a related note, the bread falling between Nyaruko’s legs is a pun because in Japanese “bread” is pronounced “pan” (ぱん) and “underwear” is pronounced “pantsu” (ぱんつ). At the closing ceremony the song Gurenge from Demon Slayer was preformed. From transitions to commercials, the Japanese Olympic committee and brand sponsors highlighted the unique Japanese animation style that combines snippets of global pop culture with Japanese history and culture.

No one thought much about Gaimon’s name when he debuted in the series. Many years later, he would get married to a woman named Sarfunkel. Some later shadowy monsters in the anime are clearly the characters from the first wave of Transformers Animated toys. Probably the strangest reference out of them all, Digimon Adventure 02 had an episode that was one long shout-out to the Cthulhu Mythos.

Gear Fighter Dendoh is a lesser-known mecha series by the Gundam SEED director Mitsuo Fukuda. The show makes numerous humorous references to older mecha shows, and two of its episodes are largely dedicated for parodying Evangelion. Desert Punk focuses on the adventures of a desert handyman called Kanta Mizuno, nicknamed Desert Punk (Sunabōzu), due to his seemingly incredible feats of skill and daring while on the job. Throughout the series, he acquires an apprentice and makes a few friends as well as enemies. During episode 10 of season 1, after the opening plays, Dekomori is humming Contre Les Agressions, the music that plays during Unit-01’s first launch in Rebuild of Evangelion. During episode 9 of season 1, Dekomori exclaims that they have “Synchronization Rate 100%” as she is synced with Rikka on the swingset.