My survival depends on absorbing your life energy.

Discuss the Sailor Moon series in this forum.

My survival depends on absorbing your life energy.

Postby Ellen Kuhfeld » Sun May 28, 2017 8:55 pm

Image
So I was reading the League of Super-Redundant Heroes today, and they came up with a plausible refutation of one of the Sailor Moon tropes ...
Visit Big Washuu's Lab of Arcane Knowledge at http://washuu.net
User avatar
Ellen Kuhfeld
Sailor Starlight
Sailor Starlight
 
Posts: 1588
Joined: Sat Aug 12, 2006 6:53 pm
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
FanFiction.Net User ID: 930819
Gender: Female

Re: My survival depends on absorbing your life energy.

Postby Pata Hikari » Mon Jun 05, 2017 6:08 am

How does this in any way refute magical monsters sucking magical life energy out of people?
Image
Pata Hikari
Senshi Cadet
Senshi Cadet
 
Posts: 96
Joined: Wed Oct 21, 2015 7:42 am

Re: My survival depends on absorbing your life energy.

Postby Spica75 » Mon Jun 05, 2017 7:29 am

Pata Hikari wrote:How does this in any way refute magical monsters sucking magical life energy out of people?


It doesn't, but it's still funny. :P
User avatar
Spica75
Moon Senshi
Moon Senshi
 
Posts: 1814
Joined: Thu Nov 15, 2012 3:53 pm
Location: Sweden
FanFiction.Net User ID: 2879209
Gender: Male

Re: My survival depends on absorbing your life energy.

Postby Ellen Kuhfeld » Mon Jun 05, 2017 9:20 am

Pata Hikari wrote:How does this in any way refute magical monsters sucking magical life energy out of people?

It equally could suggest youma are human?
Visit Big Washuu's Lab of Arcane Knowledge at http://washuu.net
User avatar
Ellen Kuhfeld
Sailor Starlight
Sailor Starlight
 
Posts: 1588
Joined: Sat Aug 12, 2006 6:53 pm
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
FanFiction.Net User ID: 930819
Gender: Female

Re: My survival depends on absorbing your life energy.

Postby AxelTheBunny » Tue Jun 06, 2017 9:02 pm

hmm I actually see what your getting at, the idea Youma are either originally humans, or similar enough to have some form of relation to humans. It could be that youma are similar to the shadows from Persona 5. (as I've been playing through said game) byproducts of distorted human desires that manifest themselves or some type of similar byproduct of the human soul.
User avatar
AxelTheBunny
Senshi Cadet
Senshi Cadet
 
Posts: 53
Joined: Tue Mar 14, 2017 9:15 am
Location: San Francisco
FanFiction.Net User ID: 6951044
Gender: Male

Re: My survival depends on absorbing your life energy.

Postby Pata Hikari » Wed Jun 07, 2017 1:57 pm

Ellen Kuhfeld wrote:It equally could suggest youma are human?

It doesn't.

They're monsters, demons, evil spirits who feed on humans, etc.
Image
Pata Hikari
Senshi Cadet
Senshi Cadet
 
Posts: 96
Joined: Wed Oct 21, 2015 7:42 am

Re: My survival depends on absorbing your life energy.

Postby Spica75 » Thu Jun 08, 2017 12:50 am

Ellen Kuhfeld wrote:It equally could suggest youma are human?


Does it? The basic "life energy" concept is so vague that there's nothing saying it must be specific to species.
User avatar
Spica75
Moon Senshi
Moon Senshi
 
Posts: 1814
Joined: Thu Nov 15, 2012 3:53 pm
Location: Sweden
FanFiction.Net User ID: 2879209
Gender: Male

Re: My survival depends on absorbing your life energy.

Postby Ellen Kuhfeld » Thu Jun 08, 2017 9:34 am

If I played baseball, I'd be left field. Since I don't, I'm out of left field.
Visit Big Washuu's Lab of Arcane Knowledge at http://washuu.net
User avatar
Ellen Kuhfeld
Sailor Starlight
Sailor Starlight
 
Posts: 1588
Joined: Sat Aug 12, 2006 6:53 pm
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
FanFiction.Net User ID: 930819
Gender: Female


Return to Specific Series: Sailor Moon

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users