Mondo shtuff from around the internet, all about ZERO TWO!
DARLING in the FRANXX – Watch on Crunchyroll: The distant future: Humanity established the mobile fort city, Plantation, upon the ruined wasteland. Within the city were pilot quarters, Mistilteinn, otherwise known as the “Birdcage.” That is where the children live… Their only mission in life was the fight. Their enemies are the mysterious giant organisms known as Kyoryu. The children operate robots known as FRANXX in order to face these still unseen enemies. Among them was a boy who was once called a child prodigy: Code number 016, Hiro. One day, a mysterious girl called Zero Two appears in front of Hiro. “I’ve found you, my Darling.” – Watch on Crunchyroll
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My botty best at summarizing from Wikipedia: Zero Two, also known as Code:002 or Nine Iota, is a fictional character in Darling in the Franxx . she is an artificially-created life form and elite pilot with an infamous reputation the inspiration for Zero Two’s anime design came from character designer Masayoshi Tanaka and director Atsushi Nishigori . Tanaka explained that the design team was more concentrated on “what sort of existence Zero Two had the creative team considered their goal to make Zero Two an iconic character a success . Zero Two is an elite pilot originally belonging to the special forces unit . she possesses superhuman abilities such as increased strength and rapid regeneration . Zero Two has a confident and assertive personality . she is also known as the “partner killer” all partners who pilot with her always die after riding three times with her . since she was a child, she was inspired by a book called “The Beast and the Prince” she intentionally left the last page blank because of the likelihood she may have to part ways with Hiro . she later finds out she and Hiro reconnect, allowing Zero Two to merge with Strelizia and overpower VIRM . they sacrifice themselves to destroy the VIRM home planet . at some point in the future, they are reincarn A Nendoroid, a brand of figures manufactured by Good Smile Company, is scheduled for release in December 2018 . other figures from Kotobukiya and S.H.Figuarts were released by the end a scene of an emotional conversation between Zero Two and Hiro became an internet meme . fans realized their mouth movements were easy to manipulate and dub over with nonsensical audio .