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Thursday, April 29, 2021

"Three-Point Landing," san-ten chakuchi 三点着地 (Cool Jumping Pose)

In anime, a "three-point landing," in Japanese: san-ten chakuchi 三点着地, refers to a pose taken when landing from a high fall, typically with one foot, one knee, and one hand on the floor, making it three points of contact.

The three-point landing is often used by heroes making a dramatic entrance in a scene.

Character: Minamoto Kou 源光
Anime: Jibaku Shounen Hanako-kun 地縛少年花子くん (Episode 2)

Examples

For reference, some examples:

Character: Asamiya Saki 麻宮サキ
Anime: Sukeban Deka スケバン刑事 (Episode 1)
  • Context: a female delinquent, sukeban スケバン, three-point lands after beating up some bad guys.
Anime: Daicon IV Opening Animation
Character: Yoko Littner ヨーコ・リットナー
Anime: Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann, 天元突破グレンラガン (Episode 1)

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