[EVA] The soul in Eva 00 belonged to Rei's miscarried child.
aaronc1 at umbc.edu
Sat Dec 5 23:04:07 EST 2009
> Naw. The idea that a soul can be manifest in multiple places at once has
> legitimate backing in various Eastern traditions.
True. And while I hate to admit it, it would help explain Rei's
appearance to Shinji at the beginning and end of the series. Moreso the
> (though I will be the
> first to admit that said traditions don't seem to be that influential
> otherwise towards EVA's internal mythos)
> That theory is nowhere near as bad as "I think Asuka's eye color changed!
> Therefore she's become a merged entity with Rei!"
I think they're both similarly silly, however what you're getting at is
how readily ludicrous the combination theory is, mostly because WHY it's
been argued (eye color and Asuka's wounds). I'm glad THAT theory has
faded into obscurity, the EoE DVD going out of print will be the final
nail in that coffin.
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