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Create New Every once in a while, some work will leave a big mark in the mind of audiences. Everything is perfect except for one thing: Despite its huge critical success, the work is snubbed in the stores or cinemas and only avoids fading away from public view entirely by virtue of its acclaim.
Maybe it was too original, too unique, or too controversial to appeal to a large base and maybe deliberately soor maybe it lacked the advertisement that big and long-installed licenses or blockbusters get. Or just got a very clumsy marketing campaign. It can also be a consequence of The Firefly Effect.
But as a result of its glowing reputation, it will usually be sought after several years later by many people who overlooked it at the time, making it all the more difficult to find.
They are often Cult Classicsbut a cult classic isn't necessarily successful critically and can keep a very limited fanbase. Compare Vindicated by History when the quality of the work is only generally acknowledged many years after it came out. Also see Needs More Love. Critical Dissonance is for when the opinions of critics and viewers don't match.
Magnum Opus Dissonance is for when the author loves the work above all else, and the audience refuses to. Contrast Critic-Proofwhere the work is commercially successful despite negative critical reception. Also contrast a Sleeper Hitwhich is when a work that no one was expecting much from ends up being a commercial success despite the unfavorable odds.
See also Hitless Hit Album for examples of albums that caught on despite producing no hit singles. This is not about works you personally liked that didn't get much attention. This is about works that did poorly despite being acclaimed. It also managed to more than double its original sales with re-releases.
After being rescued by Funimationits sub-only release was a rather big hit. Fractaledespite it getting decent to good reviews all around at least at firsthad the misfortune of sharing the same timeslot as Puella Magi Madoka Magica. Fractale never stood a chance. A Creator Breakdown happened partway through production when the creator found out Madoka was trouncing his show, and the quality slipped dramatically from that point onwards.
Often considered to be Takahashi's masterpiece, it received critical acclaim when it was imported, and maintains a devoted fanbase to this day, with a surprising number even still calling it their favorite anime series of all time. Its original VHS releases were cancelled after a handful of volumes, and was only released on DVD when InuYasha took off, where it also bombed although the whole series was released, Viz Media was forced to do very small print runs of later volumes.
The series is now out-of-print and very difficult to find. Other industry insiders such as Justin Servakis have strong doubt that the series will see the light of day in the U.
The manga has it a little bit better. The entire series was re-released in English un-flipped beginning ina solid 12 years before Ranma was.
The series is now out-of-print, but still fairly easy to find on the used book circuit. The Urusei Yatsura manga was a huge bomb for Viz, and they only released a handful of issues, but AnimEigo managed to at least release the entire anime TV series subtitled-only, and the movies with dubs.
The series has always been well-received especially the second movie, Beautiful Dreamerbut is considered too old and long to be considered marketable here. Rumiko Takahashi Anthology has the dubious distinction of being Geneon 's worst selling anime ever. Nonetheless, hardcore Takahashi fans adore Anthology, and it received very positive reviews from the few non-fans that saw it.
Slower-paced, non-action anime series like Kikaider and Paranoia Agent have rarely done well in the ratings on American television, regardless of how liked they are by those who watch them.
This is because the anime-watching audience in North America is mostly made of teenagers and young adults who come in expecting wild, heart-pounding action. When it turns out to be something else, they often walk away uninterested. Despite having an incredibly diverse group of Western fans, One Piece has traditionally had a tough time gaining a foothold in most Western regions.
The manga has become a tentpole for Viz, though not without several years of struggling before it caught up with the Japanese releases and got promoted at conventions. The anime had not found its ground until the Toonami run, though it is experiencing diminishing returns and can only pull in about half the numbers Space Dandy and Attack on Titan receive.
The reason why One Piece always has to earn its success is simple: In other words, hardcore anime fans find it too "Western and cartoon-y", ironically enough. It didn't help that the original dubwhich was produced by 4Kidsis the most well known version by farespecially at a critical time when dubs for Naruto and Bleach were gaining ground with Western audiences in prime-time slots.
It has gotten better as the Funimation dub has gotten more attention, with their uncut DVDs often topping bestselling anime charts, while it has gotten steady recognition on Toonami on [adult swim]. Unfortunately, One Piece was not able to keep up in the ratings with the other series on Toonami, and in AprilTokyo Ghoul took its place.An all-new adventure inspired by the award-winning videogame from BioWare!
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