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  1. Toku Prime

    [DISCUSSION] Kamen Rider Zero-One, Episodes 16-35

    I'm here to drink tea and ruin your show Just a catch-up thread in case anyone wanted to discuss this stuff. I haven't been doing weekly threads for Zero-One because that period of time when the forum was down was also when Thouser showed up and basically ruined my enjoyment of the show while...
  2. Toku Prime

    [DISCUSSION] Kamen Rider Zero-One, Episode 15

    Damn it Japan, must all your media include penetrating tentacles?! This week: It's the festive season for Kamen Rider - so let's kill off two characters (though I somehow doubt either will stay dead); Zaia's president really couldn't be more obviously an evil villain if he started tying people...
  3. Toku Prime

    [DISCUSSION] Kamen Rider Zero-One, Episode 14

    They must have bought a really large batch of these jumpsuits This week: So they do have to re-stock the satellite! do they get the mammoth jets up there? The alternate Kamen Rider Verde appears; Let's go visit the bad guys; The very first suspect happened to be the spy - it's so easy...
  4. Toku Prime

    [DISCUSSION] Kamen Rider Zero-One, Episode 13

    Do you think it's at all ominous that I'm predicting that Izu will achieve Singularity during the run-up to the Christmas tragi-sode? This week: Fuwa seems quite firmly on Aruto's side now; Izu attempts to sacrifice herself only for Wazu to stand in for her (how exactly does he have the combat...
  5. Toku Prime

    [DISCUSSION] Kamen Rider Zero-One, Episode 12

    Ironically, the Shining form has more black and less colour This week: Aruto goes on the run from the police, Assassin goes rogue, the great HumaGear detective is on the case, it's no wonder Assassin was so awful at his job initially if he was originally programmed for drumming, and we discover...
  6. Toku Prime

    [DISCUSSION] Kamen Rider Zero-One, Episode 10

    One of these actors has previously appeared in about half a dozen toku going back to the mid-nineties. The other was the Japanese voice of Mufasa in the recent Lion King remake. This week: Kamen Rider goes to the movies, live manipulation of video footage sure seems like something that could be...
  7. Toku Prime

    [DISCUSSION] Kamen Rider Zero-One, Episode 09

    No, I will not pull your finger. This week: A HumaGear staring contest, a debate about remotely shutting down HumaGears that raises more potential plot holes than it answers, some extremely large evidence that Zaia has been stealing Hiden's intellectual property, apparently Fuwa was given so...
  8. Toku Prime

    [DISCUSSION] Kamen Rider Zero-One, Episode 08

    Hey Jin, who do you think is about to get stabbed in the chest by a giant CGI scorpion? This week: It turns out that the dodo from last week isn't quite extinct, ZAIA Enterprises debuts, steal a bunch of toys raid a weapons cache and hijack the Gigers, Horobi and Jin prove...
  9. Toku Prime

    [DISCUSSION] Kamen Rider Zero-One, Episode 07

    Just remember the Five D's of Dodgeball: Dodge, Duck, Dip, Dive, and Dodge! This week: Is it just me or is this assassin droid more of a natural cheerleader? Did A.I.M.S. just kidnap someone or steal something? Can the coach inspire the previously useless team to victory? Freezing Bear just...
  10. Toku Prime

    [DISCUSSION] Kamen Rider Zero-One, Episode 06

    Wow, the Buddyroid from Go-Busters' summer movie got BUFF! This week: How do you make a HumaGear that replicates the exact appearance of a person without giving the people processing your order some sort of image of that person, tipping them off that you're having them copied? Jin goes through...
  11. Toku Prime

    [DISCUSSION] Kamen Rider Zero-One, Episode 05

    UNBREAKABLE BODY! This week: HumaGears are delivered in flimsy cardboard boxes instead of just walking to their destination, how did Fuma get to the battle site before his transport did?, Aruto receives the last collectable he needed to create TaToBa combo, that fight was kinda ruined by the...
  12. Toku Prime

    [DISCUSSION] Kamen Rider Zero-One, Episode 04

    The question you're going to ask yourself later is: "Did she give me this ProgRise Key but not authorize me to use it, which is why I had to force it open, or did she authorize it but then make the hinge really stiff just to mess with me?" This week: Two Riders, two androids, and a school boy...
  13. Toku Prime

    [DISCUSSION] Kamen Rider Zero-One, Episode 03

    Rider shark do-do dah-do-do-do Rider shark do-do dah-do-do-do Rider shark do-do dah-do-do-do Do-do-do So this week, we finally got to see the show's OP (and for those who didn't look at the leaked toy catalogs, the reveal that there's two more Riders coming soon), apparently a contract for one...
  14. Toku Prime

    [DISCUSSION] Kamen Rider Zero-One, Episode 02

    Do you think that the viewers will realize that we're re-using the ending to 'Iron Man'? Nah, that movie's eleven years old. Most of them weren't even born when it came out. Aruto has his first verbal clash with his obligatory angry secondary Rider, they are interrupted by a bat-themed HumaGear...
  15. Toku Prime

    2019-2020: Kamen Rider Zero-One

    Well, it's been just over a year since we got the trademark for Zi-O, and sure enough here's Toei's latest application. The first Reiwa Kamen Rider is...Kamen Rider Zero-One!