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    Terasiel is offline Senior Member Community Builder
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    Default Striking Similarity To M.G. Armstrong (Unavoidable Spoilers)

    I've been reading GUNNM, or Battle Angel Alita as Viz calls it, for quite some time now, and just today I noticed a very powerful resemblance between two characters, Vilma/Sanguis from GUNNM Major General Olivier Milla Armstrong from FullMetal Alchemist.

    Seeing as how GUNNM's first showing of Vilma predates the first showing of M.G. Armstrong, or so I calculate, is it probable that FMA's mangaka, Arakara Hiromu, may be a fan of Kishiro Yukito?

    Anyway, for wariness of the rules, I'll simply post a link to the picture containing evidence of just such similarities. (as well as a few extra, full sized shots for individual comparison.)

    Once again spoilers ahead.

    Comparison Image -

    http://i169.photobucket.com/albums/u.../GUNNMxFMA.jpg


    Various individual pages from either manga -

    http://i169.photobucket.com/albums/u..._Vol09_000.jpg
    http://i169.photobucket.com/albums/u..._Vol09_028.jpg
    http://i169.photobucket.com/albums/u..._Vol09_029.jpg

    http://i169.photobucket.com/albums/u202/Terasiel/09.png
    http://i169.photobucket.com/albums/u202/Terasiel/14.png
    http://i169.photobucket.com/albums/u202/Terasiel/17.png

    Anyone else wonder if this is simply coincidence, or accidental "inspiration?"
    Last edited by Terasiel; 08-16-2007 at 02:46 PM.

 

 

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