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Musashi Quality looking for occasional cleaning help
(4 posts, 2645 views) Posted: 2325d 19h, 0m ago by unnes in Recruitment
Yep, it's Bill Murray from the terrific movie Lost in Translation.

And yes, Photoshop is the de facto standard tool for cleaning and redrawing, thanks to its versatility with layers and various filters and brushes/pens. You could get by with other programs like GI ...
Musashi Quality looking for occasional cleaning help
(4 posts, 2645 views) Posted: 2326d 23h, 33m ago by unnes in Recruitment
We've found our guy!

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Surprise! We're not looking for a translator or full-time "WE NEED THIS RIGHT NOW DAMMIT" help.

But sometimes here at Musashi Quality, our release pipeline gets a little clogged as a result ...
Manga Distributor Target of Frequent Hacking
(11 posts, 365 views) Posted: 2359d 8h, 53m ago by unnes in News
Last I spoke to magicbulletgirl, the identity was pretty much obvious -- only one person would want to hack her site and delete scans... and that's her competition for releasing Detective Conan. I'm not going to name names, but the specificity with which ...
New Manga Site Offers Scanlation-like Service, Detective Conan Ending? and More...
(15 posts, 922 views) Posted: 2509d 22h, 42m ago by unnes in News
Err, Scour, not Share. ...
New Manga Site Offers Scanlation-like Service, Detective Conan Ending? and More...
(15 posts, 922 views) Posted: 2509d 22h, 43m ago by unnes in News
I can't help but make a parallel between this and the attempts by the record companies to sell music online back in the heyday of Napster and Share via overpriced and crippled services. It's like this company realized that "Hey, there are a lot of ...
manga traders
(24 posts, 17828 views) Posted: 2595d 14h, 31m ago by unnes in Manga General
#lurk or gtfo ...
JP --> EN: Ai Kora / Hayate the Combat Butler
(0 posts, 872 views) Posted: 2607d 19h, 2m ago by unnes in Recruitment
Musashi Quality is looking for some help translating Ai Kora, Hayate the Combat Butler, and Asatte no Houkou (all of which have furigana). If you are willing to translate any of these (or help TL check), please respond here or drop us a line at musashiquality@gma ...
Anime Adaptation
(13 posts, 2915 views) Posted: 2703d 18h, 18m ago by unnes in Hayate the Combat Butler
You can see the promotional video for the series here:

http://musashi.nyaatorrents.org/?p=44

The series starts airing in April. ...
Hayate The Combat Butler Question(Viz media version)
(30 posts, 6849 views) Posted: 2729d 23h, 16m ago by unnes in Hayate the Combat Butler
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I missed the Death Note reference...


There were two references to Death Note, actually. The first was when Nagi is putting her manga back on the bookshelf. You can see that she drew in a notebook entitled "Death Note". That's the obvio ...
Hayate The Combat Butler Question(Viz media version)
(30 posts, 6849 views) Posted: 2730d 12h, 44m ago by unnes in Hayate the Combat Butler
Hayate has an incredible number of references in each chapter. We try to make notes on all of them, but inevitably we'll miss a few.

For example, in just the last chapter we scanlated (ch. 50), there were references to:

1) Titanic
2) Death Note
3) Genshiken
4) M ...
Who will our butler-in-debt end up with?
(97 posts, 17585 views) Posted: 2730d 12h, 50m ago by unnes in Hayate the Combat Butler
I voted Hinagiku because I like her, but I'm pretty certain he'll either end up with nobody or with Nagi. ...
Highlighting by Scanlator
(1 posts, 586 views) Posted: 2739d 3h, 27m ago by unnes in Suggestions & Bugs
I'm not sure how feasible this would be, but it would be pretty cool to be able to highlight releases by scanlator. I know I tend to keep an eye on certain groups' work, especially those that translate doujinshii and one-shots (like Gaku Gaku and D-W). Sinc ...
Manga to Anime Conversion
(1 posts, 1155 views) Posted: 2739d 18h, 22m ago by unnes in Asatte no Houkou
Anyone watch the anime? I know there's only a couple of chapters out so far, but what do you think of the conversion to the small screen?

I know the
Spoiler (highlight to view)
handjob scene from the manga (vol 2)
never made it to the anime for obvious rea ...
Recruiting editor for Asatte no Houkou
(0 posts, 657 views) Posted: 2750d 22h, 9m ago by unnes in Recruitment
Position has been filled! ...
Manga List
(7 posts, 1090 views) Posted: 2760d 18h, 42m ago by unnes in Suggestions & Bugs
Another suggestion regarding the manga list, perhaps also tied in with series stats:

It would be cool to have a way to see how many people have each series on each of their respective lists. You'd be able to see how many people are currently listed as rea ...
Manga List Bug Topic
(1384 posts, 148118 views) Posted: 2764d 10h, 58m ago by unnes in Suggestions & Bugs
Quote from Manick
That's the way it originally worked.. but then people suggested that I make it so that it works with the title you submit, which made more sense to me.


Okay, not a big deal... I'll just remove the ones with odd titles and re-add them with th ...
Manga List Bug Topic
(1384 posts, 148118 views) Posted: 2764d 12h, 22m ago by unnes in Suggestions & Bugs
Only potential bug I've found is that when you add a title by an alternative name (e.g. Chibi Vampire for Karin... ack), it shows up in the list with that name, and not the accepted primary name. I suppose you could get around this by adding the name you prefer, b ...
Most Favorite Light-hearted-Type Manga
(30 posts, 3172 views) Posted: 2781d 12h, 23m ago by unnes in Manga General
This is a blatant plug, but I'd recommend these even if I had nothing to do with some of them:

- Ai Kora
- Hayate the Combat Butler
- Midori no Hibi
- Angel Densetsu
- Yotsubato! ...
Worst Name changes
(51 posts, 8360 views) Posted: 2781d 13h, 46m ago by unnes in Manga General
ADV has reverted back to calling it Utawarerumono.

Although I would have preferred "Underwater Ray Romano."

User Posted Image ...
Any good tutorials?
(11 posts, 6839 views) Posted: 2781d 18h, 30m ago by unnes in Chatter Box
I've seen my fair share of editing tutorials, but most of them are overly simple and tell you common-sense things that anyone who's toyed with Photoshop knows how to do.

p00k has an excellent editing tutorial here, where I picked up a number of tips. I ...
file hosting
(6 posts, 1085 views) Posted: 2781d 22h, 18m ago by unnes in Chatter Box
Sweet, I'll probably start using this immediately. ...
Which part will you pick?
(54 posts, 6977 views) Posted: 2798d 5h, 37m ago by unnes in Ai Kora
Several people have mentioned the possibility of a guro doujin where Hachibei goes nuts, chops up the girls, and makes a patchwork ideal woman.

I could see it happening. ...
Resurrected
(11 posts, 2635 views) Posted: 2803d 1h, 31m ago by unnes in Hayate the Combat Butler
Tooting my own horn a bit here, but Musashi Quality is also scanlating Hayate now. We're working off sharp scans of the original Japanese, so you might want to check out our versions as well.

We just released chapter 42, and 43 is forthcoming. ...

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