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  1. Entertainment

    Get Ready For Game of Thrones With These Buffy-Style Opening Credits

    Brace yourself: Game of Thrones season four premieres tonight. Sure, when we see the GOT opening credits later this evening, we'll be reminded of how beautiful they are - but remember your fave opening sequence of the 90s? The campy beginning to Buffy? Wouldn't everything be better set to music by Nerf Herder? Even Game of Thrones?

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  2. Entertainment

    Anime Opening Credits are All the Same [Video]

    Derek Lieu created this mashup of a staggeringly large amount of popular anime shows to show anime opening credits are basically all the same.

    An explanation found on Derek's YouTube post:

    It's always amused me the repeated imagery that exist in anime opening credit sequences. This video doesn't cover them all, but it has a lot of the big ones. Interesting thing I learned, if a character is running it's overwhelmingly to the left of the screen.

    I first started thinking about this years ago when I saw the X-Men intro that they made in Japan to replace the American one. The part that especially hit home was Wolverine, and Cyclops standing on some nondescript land mass. For this I used only textless credits I found on Youtube (with the exception of Evangelion). So if your favorite anime isn't in here either there was no textless version or it had a pretty unique opening sequence.

    Below, a list of all of the anime used in the video:

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