Join me at the Mobius Space for:
- Discussion of Nasu lore
- Sharing of new translations
- Random fun
- Me explaining to you why Gilgamesh is better than you and your Type Moon waifu
Right, this is my first blog post here, and just to let people know, I intend to use this just to present theories or facts that aren't worth noting on the site itself. Anyway, I've decided to start with an easy one, Gilgamesh.
For those who don't know, Sha Nagba Imuru is a Noble Phantasm held by Child-Gil in a card game section of Hollow Ataraxia. Checking the translation "Sha Nagba Imuru" literally translates to "He who saw the deep". Which is a good reference to its effect (Apparently it lets him look at his opponent's deck) But, this is where it gets fun. Sha Nagba Imuru is the opening line to the Epic of Gilgamesh. In this way, the all knowing and all powerful star may be a direct reference to Gilgamesh himself and the fact that it is …Read more >
Me again, and wondering about something...
Those statistics provided for Servants in Fate and Fate/Zero. Just what is with them? They make sense in the context of Fate/Extra, but in a Visual Novel, all they do is give a comparison between characters and an idea of the Servants combat and noncom ability.
It's like these things are asking to be expanded and applied to all of Nasu's characters. I mean, look at Ryougi; she clearly has ranks in the Expert of Many Specializations skill, and all modern Magi would have to have ranks in Sorcery.
What I'm getting at is that maybe some of us should get together and make a list of compiled Servant Skills, add skills used by other characters throughout the Nasuverse, and make something that could function…Read more >