Knights of Sidonia:
I’ve been waiting for this anime since announcement, and here are some random thoughts after watching 8 episodes…
Space. You already know.
The first few minutes are like a Sony 4K commercial.
The Organic Converter Reactor is a shoutout to Soylent Green.
The Sidonia diagonal thrust episode is a shoutout to the SDF1 transformation.
Piloting the Mark 17 is a shout out to Broken Blade.
Clasp formation is fantastic marketing strategy for Garde scale model sales.
The piano tune sounds like the tune from Voices of a Distant Star.
Not really spoilers, but, there you go. Here are some iOS screencaps: