I think that one of the best things about Hetalia is that there are so many characters that it's hard not to find at least one you like. Even though some of them (like France) are somewhat shunned by the fandom they all have their redeeming qualities. Hetalia has always been my favorite canon to read fanfiction for because the series doesn't have much plot-wise, so there are endless things you could write about that don't go against canon. Also, a bit of a word of warning: watching the dub for the first time can be a bit too much for some people. Along with ridiculously stereotyped accents, the narrator is a bit less informative and a bit more ... out there.
(With the amount of Hetalia lovers here, I'm surprised this wasn't here already.) My (relatively new) ultimate favourite character is France. Lots of fans don't like him, seeing him as nothing but a... more
Re: My faves and stuff TheMadHatteress,Mon Jul 9 3:42pm
The dub is more going for the humour and the accents, whereas the sub/original is slightly more serious. There's also quite a bit more ship teasing in the dub. I'm talking about you, FrUK in the... more
I tend to stick with subs as well. I feel like a lot of the dubs don't get the voices right according to what I was imagining and with Hetalia in particular, all sense of a plot-line was substituted... more
Am I the only one here who likes the dub? Granted, I do like subs, but prefer dubs on the grounds that I don't have to keep watching the screen all the time. As for the show itself, I am a fan of the ... more