Nisemonogatari Pays Tribute to Akira in Latest Episode

NisiOisin’s Nisemonogatari is the latest anime to reference the classic Akira movie by Katsuhiro Otomo. The scene being shown in the third episode of the show is a definite tribute to the eternal bike-action anime from the late ’80s of the past century. Image can be seen below.

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The “Karen Bee, Part 3” which aired in Japan this Saturday is available to non-Japanese citizens on Crunchyroll.

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BakaOuji
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Been staring at these for some time now…

DevilMayCry
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Who;s more bada**?! Guys in the 80’s or nowadays? I think that sums it up…

LazySamurai
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We’re just not afraid of our sensitive side :D

Lulubel
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You want the moves of Kaneda? I’ve got the moves of Kaneda… :P

Chan-Chan
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…and it goes like this… ;)

Shounen
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LOL! Smoooth… :D

BrutalMurder
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Being cool on a great motorbike = Classy.
Being cool on a bicycle with a basket = Priceless.

Kudos ;)