Akibaranger E07 TL Notes
- Akibaranger E07 TL Notes
- ***Original Over-Time TL Notes are denoted with a dash (-). Additional notes/changes by OZC-Live are denoted with a tilde (~)***
- - (01:36) For the collectors watching: The stand full of figurines that Hakase is holding is a set of Bandai's Girls in Uniform line of Super Sentai and Rider heroines.
- - (06:57) The guy reciting the scene alongside Mitsuki and Yumeria is Keiichi Sato, character designer of Akibaranger (and also of Z-Cune Aoi)
- - (10:08) Commander Sugata is the mentor of the Maskman team and also the owner of Sugata Racing. The pose Akagi takes is a reference to Sugata's pose at the very beginning of the Maskman OP: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6IcOzgxJTm0
- - (11:35) This week's monster: YoyogiSujibokehashirigumo
- * Yoyogi is the name of a neighborhood in Shibuya, home to Yoyogi National Gymnasium, an arena that hosted the 1964 Tokyo Olympics opening ceremony. It's also a place you see a shitton of times in Sentai/Rider shows, and also where most of this battle scene takes place.
- * Sujibokehashirigumo: scientifical name Dolomedes Pallitarsis, commonly known as a water spider
- - (12:51) The weapon Kozkoz grabs is the Laser Magnum, a gun from Maskman that doubles as a sword.
- Kozkoz is also cosplaying as Urara/MagiBlue from Magiranger; her hand pose is a homage to the Magiranger sisters, who liked to do that hand pose during serious battles.
- - (22:12) the cited source is IC Sports, a parody of Daily Sports, one of the largest newspapers in Japan. IC is a reference to Denji Dog IC, a robotic companion of Denjiman.
- - (22:14) obvious parody of Twitter.
- parodied clients for the tweets:
- - tikupple for keitai: Twitter for iPhone
- - tikuut dock: Tweetdeck
- - keitai web: mobile web (twitter's mobile web)
- - (24:00) Referred here is Hideaki Tsukada, producer whose credits include Kamen Rider W, Tokusou Sentai Dekaranger and Bakuryuu Sentai Abaranger.