I just realized that Don Quixote was a chuunibyou. Substitute anime and manga for chivalric romance and you have it. Don Quixote was a chuunibyou otaku. The first one, perhaps.
Don Quixote and genki Pansa anime never.
Advierta vuestra merced, señor don Quijote, que si el caballero cumplió lo que se le dejó ordenado de irse a presentar ante mi señora Akarin, ya habrá cumplido con lo que debía, y no merece otra pena si no comete nuevo delito.
Fuck you, I wrote that first op. I wrote that shit after the first season ended and that thread only got 100 replies they everyone started taking credits for my thoughts. FUCK YOU.
It's a term you newfag, not a reference to the recently aired show. You think they just made up that phrase for the purpose of the show?
Also, getting pissed about anonymous stuff on the internet is pretty lame anon. Cool your jets a bit
You have the right idea, but not quite correct.
Chuunibyou (8th grade syndrome) isn't straight up delusional, it's a "pretend" to be delusional level. Not a straight up delusion.
Someone who very well understands that his/her fantasy isn't real, but chooses to indulge in it.
If someone is completely out of touch with reality, that's straight up kichigai, or "nuts".
It's more of a case of peter pan syndrome, and not complete lunacy.
Todos los vicios, Sancho, traen un no se qué de deleite consigo: que el de la envidia no trae sino disgustos. rencores y rabias.
Quixote was the first one to chase titans. He's a true hero.