love stories usually have ups and downs, full of characters who gradually come up with incredible discoveries about themselves and their lover. These subtle stories become more complex and exciting when another love foot enters the story and a love triangle is formed. There are many love triangles in anime, but if you are looking for good examples, here are three great examples of them.
1. Votes: Zero - Starting Life in Another World ) strong>
- Director : Masaharo Watanabe
- Year : 2016
"Votes: Zero" is a fictional story With a great story that has a beating heart at its center. This anime is about Subaru Natsuki, a teenage boy who is mysteriously transported to the world of Logonica. There he discovers new powers, encounters ancient demons, and sees conspiracies that cover the whole world.
There are a whole variety of story twists in this anime, though these twists are unique They are entertaining, the main strength of the story is the huge number of characters that Subaru sees along the way. These characters are very diverse, from immortal wizards to unlucky merchants. Subaru tries to see these characters wherever they are, regardless of their fate, which is why we, as the audience, get to know them a lot.
During the first season of the series, Subaru is a kind but self-destructive character. has it. He does everything he can to help the people of Logonica, often paying a price himself. Although these things make him find companions, but it turns out that this is not a safe way to live. The two companions who have the most influence on Subaru and even on the series itself are a half-el named Emilia and a servant of the devil named Rome. Together with Subaru, these two people form the love triangle of the anime "Votes: Zero".
Their relationship has a special dynamic, because they each have the same things that the other wants or needs. And Subaru's choice between the two leads to a bigger choice that plays a big role in his personality development. Rome is a talkative girl who at first does not seem to be able to bear Subaru's overconfidence and talkative personality. But later Subaru's sacrifices affect him. Emilia is a strong woman who easily befriends a sociable person like Subaru, but she does not understand Subaru's insistence on getting involved in any adventure. This creates an interesting dilemma in "Votes: Zero". Rome urges Subaru to challenge herself many times, and Emilia asks Umia to draw the line between helping others and doing everything unconditionally for others. These various ups and downs between Subaru's desire to help others and the assurance that his loved ones can find their way in life, and at the same time Subaru's attempt to strike a healthy balance in himself, the core of this love triangle, and the subject It is the main part of this series, and it makes us side with an attractive and spectacular work.
2. ( Chihayafuru )
- Creator : Yuki Sotsogo
- Director : Mario Asaka
- Year : 2011
The next anime on this list is the sports drama "Chihafuro", which has been playing for a long time. In this anime, the protagonist named Chihaya falls in love with a special card game called "Carota". Carota is a kind of matching game in which the singer of the first half reads a poem and two people enter a contest together. They should be able to navigate through the cards with different poems sooner than others and find the card on which the second half of the poem is written. It is one of its professions. Little by little, he forms a club in school for this game and reaches higher levels. His life story begins with getting acquainted with this game, and after meeting his friends Taishi and Arata, he goes to another level. Although the story starts simple and is just about the intense interest of a few children in a game, little by little the relationship between these characters deepens and they get new feelings for each other. They have mutual respect for each other, and their emotions are like glue that makes this love triangle spectacular and exciting. Maybe that habit becomes his bigger goal, he wants to be a player Better, or become a "queen". His uniqueness is a source of admiration and helplessness for both Arata and Taishi, motivating them to show their best in a variety of ways. Arata is a carota genius, but after the death of his grandfather, he falls a lot in this game. It is Shuro Chihaya who rekindles her interest in Carota's competitions, and gives her the confidence to express her love for Chihaya. Taichi, on the other hand, is an intelligent and athletic boy who can achieve any goal he has. At first, he falls in love with Carota only because it allows him to spend time with Chiha. Over time, he is influenced by Chihaya and Arata, finds his distinct passion in the game and trusts his abilities. This change makes him wonder how ready he is to start a relationship with Chihuahua. The relationship he's been into the sport for.
During this development, Arata and Taichi come to a better understanding of each other, both in the game and in this love triangle. This adds more dynamism to this romantic triangle, and the mutual respect of the three makes each other relationship more complex and difficult. "Chihafuro" is a mature love story that is constantly evolving, and this love triangle in this anime perfectly remains the central theme of the story until the end.
3. Macross Plus ( Macross Plus )
- Creator : Shoji Kawamori
- Director : Shoji Kawamori, Shinichiro Watanabe
- Year : 1994
Finally, the latest anime on this list and one of the best love triangles not only in the anime industry, but in the entire history of cinema, the masterpiece of the 1990s Shojo Kawamori and Shinichiro Watanabe It is called "Makras Plus". This was the first sequel to the Makra anime "Macras" produced in the 1980s. Now, years later, Macras Plus is back again.
This four-part anime is the story of pilots who have acquired new fighter jets in a new colony called Eden. The pilots of this story are basically old friends, Isamo the master and Gould, his funny school friend. While they pass the required tests, Myung, another childhood friend, also comes to Aiden, where he is part of the promotional tour of Apple's Sharon, the most popular virtual singer in space. People think that Sharon Apple is a completely autonomous artificial intelligence, but the fact is that he still needs an external connection with his creator Myung. Meanwhile, Isamo and Gould realize that the fighters they have been given are essentially completely artificially operated, and that the purpose of building them is to leave human pilots behind forever. "Macros Plus" is a fascinating and thought-provoking story that very well depicts the process of technological evolution. The anime also very well predicts how society will react to technological advances.
But at the heart of the anime, we hear the story of three old comrades who reunite, looking for old pleasures and sufferings that have been around for years. Buried. Along the way, they come up with new facts about each other. Isamu's liberating spirit, commonly seen in the characters of such heroic tales, is the main source of his skill, occupation, and charm as a friend and lover. But this spirit becomes harmful when Isamu reaches the more difficult parts of life. Likewise, Gould is strong, loving, and trustworthy. But his overly conservative spirit often prevents people around him from trying and thinking about their own lives. Myung, who is the center of this romantic triangle, does not know which one to choose between these two loving men, because each of them meets his own needs and desires in his own way.
Myung's happiness can be the most important element in this Considered the story. These three people all go through emotional ups and downs and are often forced to reflect on the actions and events that they have avoided for years. Eventually, they discover the narratives that make the love on Macras Plus so satisfying.