Koukaku Kidoutai: Stand Alone Complex, UN-GO Recommendations

Koukaku Kidoutai: Stand Alone Complex
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The art isn't very similar but the settings are extremely similar. Both take place in a cyberpunk future that is somewhat dystopian or otherwise given over to a government that has a lot of control over its citizens and the information they are given. Both delve a bit into technologies like androids and information technology and censorship. They are also both crime/detective dramas, GitS more so crime and Un-Go more so detective work. There's are nebulous references to a big war prior to the happenings of the story and and both main characters origins are a bit mysterious. There are some differences. GitS has a bit   read more
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Let me be straightforward and to the point for this one. Both shows may have extremely contrasting viewpoints and plots; with GITS having the viewpoint of the police Public Security of Section 9, whereas UN-GO features two partners who try to resolve the mystery and conspiracy from within their country. (Though primarily forced by Inga, a supernatural character, so this aspect which is extremely similar to Neuro.) However, these titles share two words: Truth and Justice. Both shows heavily emphasise on justice as not just a belief, nor just a rationale; but as a fact, a human desire. Despite being heavily undermined by the top   read more
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