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Light Novel 'Absolute Duo' Gets TV Anime

by tsubasalover
Jul 20, 2014 3:17 AM | 110 Comments
It was announced on its official website that Takumi Hiiragiboshi's light novel Absolutely Duo will be receiving an anime adaptation. The studio confirmed to be involved with the project is 8bit.

Source: Official website, Twitter post, ANN

News submitted by Stark700 & SandyBoi

Absolute Duo on MAL

20 of 110 Comments Recent Comments

Oh, its one of those super power high school romances.

Wasn't really interested in this in particularly.

Jul 24, 2014 12:44 PM by DGemu

I was so sure that this would get an anime adaption eventually. Well, I dropped the light novel, it's one of those girl after girl being introduced and having battles around.

Jul 24, 2014 12:25 PM by BronyaSilverwing

Have been meaning to read the LN sooner or later, but unfortunately i didn't have the time. Looks like i'll watch this one, not sure about 8bit being the studio though.

Jul 23, 2014 3:21 PM by removed-user

Eh, sounds boring. Not gonna bother.

Jul 22, 2014 11:41 PM by Nabris

if it's good i will probably start reading the LN

Jul 22, 2014 2:15 PM by Mr_Gutts

will be adding to my PTW !!

Jul 21, 2014 10:19 AM by bloodiemonster

Please no.

Jul 21, 2014 7:33 AM by Gridley

it's abit resemblance eith c3:cube

Jul 21, 2014 5:45 AM by illiara

okay? another one that screams generic from the premise to synopsis. i think i will try few episodes to see the execution

Jul 21, 2014 1:26 AM by ChaosSaviour

MAL entry:

It hasn't been approved yet, which is why it doesn't show up in a search.

Jul 20, 2014 11:14 PM by kuuderes_shadow

No synopsis or even a MAL entry?

Jul 20, 2014 10:56 PM by ChronosXIII

Immahnoob said:
Wait what?

Whatever I read now is getting an adaptation?

I should start reading a lot more then.

Pretty much how I feel. The days I actually look at the news it's like, "Oh, I'm reading this too." Normally I'd be happy something I'm reading is getting an adaptation, but I've been a bit disappointed with them lately. These mixed feelings...

Jul 20, 2014 10:18 PM by AzureKnight125

Sourire said:
another generic LN getting adapted while tons of great manga accumulate dust.

Waiting on that Oyasumi Punpun adaptation.

Jul 20, 2014 10:15 PM by wrenchbread

another generic LN getting adapted while tons of great manga accumulate dust.

Jul 20, 2014 10:02 PM by KneelBeforeMe

Moonchipz said:
rederoin said:

We find your need to post your opinions in every single thread to be annoying. Deal with it.
Why make a thread about it if you're going to get upset over opinions? Do you know how childish that makes you sound?
Also, this is like, the second LN announcement thread I've posted in, so don't lump me in with everyone else.
If something catches our attention and we feel the need to post about it, we will. We're not going to abstain from posting because it might hurt the little kiddy's feelings.

I hate to barge in but I found your statement hilarious.
I wonder who's more childish.

You aren't even making anything specific about the LN, just some vague answer why you hate "shit" LNs.
Stop acting like a toddler having a tantrum.

I wonder if this anime would do the LN any good.
Read a couple chapters from the manga version.
Its interesting at the start with the introduction and setting but the characters felt bland and cliche.

I will definite watch the first 2-3 episodes.

Jul 20, 2014 9:59 PM by Xenoi

kuuderes_shadow said:
Sometimes I wonder just how sad someone's life would have to be for them to spend hours of every day spewing hate and insults at something just because it doesn't suit their personal preferences.

Some of them are not people, they are AIs made by me and my friends.

Jul 20, 2014 9:52 PM by moonnya

LOL, it's always like this in every LN harem Anime adaption thread.
I might watch this shit.

Jul 20, 2014 9:24 PM by Tengai

Absolutely can't wait!

Jul 20, 2014 7:14 PM by ZeroZx

The story seems to a be about revenge, and genre has Action, Harem, Supernatural.

This looks good to me.

Jul 20, 2014 4:32 PM by thepath

Man, I hate anime based in harem LNs, but...these people always complaing about one being animated are way more annoying.

TheNaturalPerm said:
Kabuto90 said:
Kudos to everyone that's not judging something as shit before it even airs.

Getting on topic this doesn't seem too bad. Will definitely check it out.

you can judge 98/100 anime by synopsis, cover and genres alone. anime rarely ever conceals its target audience. that's the kind of medium it is

if they want to market their show to creepy otaku, the synopsis/cover will inform you of that

And that's good, because you can just read it, think: "meh", and move on with your life ignoring it. Instead, people stop in every place they can to complain because that exists now.

Jul 20, 2014 3:49 PM by Gersoncs

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