You might disagree, but I think that they both represent a different type of love. The bath scene is one that always sticks in people minds. Contents 1 Common tropes 2 Example Fanworks 3 Extracanon. Content is available under Fanlore: Navigation menu Personal tools Create account Log in. And Shinji is an emotional wreck at this stage. Whether he meant it in a romantic way or not is debatable, but the bottom line is Kaworu provides nothing but unconditional love and acceptance for Shinji, so I think it is foolish to claim that there is no way possible for Shinji to harbour feelings for him.

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The relationship between them in the show is deliberately ambiguous, as the original Japanese uses the “suki” and “koi” forms, which can be translated from anything from simple friendly “like” to a more romantic “love”.

Having recorded themselves once before and gotten good feedback, Kaworu and Shinji decide to make another video tape to add to their collection. Reblogged 4 months ago from 17th-angel.

I think that the original drafts for episode 24 sum it up pretty well. It also has a large number of kawoshim art, merchandising and figures featuring it, though this also applies to other pairings. Keep in mind that the only people present are Misato, Asuka, Toji, Kawoshjn and Hikari – The people he knows the most, his closest friends. Whether their relationship is considered healthy or toxic, as well as its canonicity and significance, is heavily debated among fans.


This article is a stub. He then wonders why he is telling all of this to Kaworu. I track the tag “definitelycanon”. Reblogged 3 years ago from izukacchan Originally from duracell-rabbit. In episode 12, when Misato gets promoted and a party is thrown, notice how uncomfortable and tense Shinji is.

My life was meaningful, because of you.

Click here for related articles on Fanlore. Official material Official art Analysis Symbolism Masterposts Merchandise Queer erasure More tags Episode 24 draft 1 Episode 24 draft 2 Don’t bother sending anon hate, it will be ignored. This is full blown romantic attraction.

Fans of this pairing often have a less than amicable relationship with fans of other pairings like Asushin and Reishin. And instead of struggling or attempting to push him off, what does he do? The fact that they manage to have a conversation at that point is incredibly significant. Sehnsucht by TheGatsbyGirl Fandoms: And then blushes like crazy when Kaworu addresses it!

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When Kaworu and Shinji are piloting Eva 13 at the end of Evangelion 3. Kawoshin was fairly popular after Episode 24 was initially released and steadily declined over the years, however with the new Rebuild movies it has exploded in popularity, particularly after Evangelion 3. Algunas veces Shinji es el que recibe, y otras tantas es Kaworu. He stays at Nerv headquarters and meets Kaworu soon after. Star crossed lovers, by their very definition, are two people that want to be together but, due to external forces, cannot.


Reblogged 4 years ago from capsulecorp Originally from wheres-the-phone. A collection of interactions that would change the way Ikari Shinji sees his life, many of which involve a certain silver-haired pianist. Or, alternatively, in which Kaworu happens to like walks in the rain. In the climax of The End of Evangelion, after Rei fuses with Lilith and becomes a living God, she takes on the image of the person each individual cares about most before they are deconstructed into LCL.

One which Kaworu is happy to take part in. Everything finally catches up on him and he just loses it in a downwards spiral of despair. Here are 20 valid reasons why the relationship between Kaworu and Shinji can be viewed as a romantic one.

Misato even notices and calls him out on it. Why is he so uncomfortable?

Not to mention that Shinji says he loves him too. Notice that the angel statue is headless too?