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New Poll - Looking Your Age
(32 posts, 4410 views) Posted: 1538d 2h, 20m ago by Tenshinchigi in News
I'm on the fence, it's ok if it's just a few characters, sometimes people just don't look their age, but if all the high schoolers look like they're in preschool then yeah, it's a problem. I myself look a lot younger then I actually am ...
New Poll - Life Role
(45 posts, 5664 views) Posted: 1593d 21h, 53m ago by Tenshinchigi in News
I'd want to be a minor character, I mean, have you ever seen a main character this isn't busy? How can I spend all day reading manga and watching TV if I'm being hunted down by demons, saving the world, being harassed by a harem of wom ...
Site Poll - Chat Box 140 - Scanlation vs. Official
(26 posts, 3682 views) Posted: 1922d 16h, 2m ago by Tenshinchigi in Chatter Box
I don't go out of my way to compare, but sometimes the official translation uses really crappy phrases, Like "Turn into a freak" vs "Turn into a monster" ...
New Poll - Original vs. Adaptation
(22 posts, 1585 views) Posted: 1985d 14h, 34m ago by Tenshinchigi in News
I agree completely. It should be loyal like Dragon Ball (but without the fillers) or completely different like the Escaflone series.

Black Cat is a good example of doing it wrong. ...
New Poll - Manga E-books
(23 posts, 1772 views) Posted: 2048d 9h, 2m ago by Tenshinchigi in News
Have as in present tense? As in they exist? How come i didn't know about this?! D: ...
New Poll - Local Comics
(24 posts, 1546 views) Posted: 2064d 9h, 6m ago by Tenshinchigi in News
You just haven't been looking in the right places You should check out imprints instead of the Parent company, or an independent company. I suggest looking up comics done by Dark Horse or Vertigo for story based comic books. Slave Labor Graphics h ...
New Poll - Local Comics
(24 posts, 1546 views) Posted: 2069d 10h, 18m ago by Tenshinchigi in News
They aren't, you can find pretty much anything in american comics. Like JtHM (Johnny the Homicidal Maniac) Comics in general refers to All types of Graphic Novels, from comic strips in the Sunday paper all the way to comic books witch are full of superh ...
New Poll - Local Comics
(24 posts, 1546 views) Posted: 2069d 18h, 25m ago by Tenshinchigi in News
Deadpool is happy you think he's a superhero, his PR campaign was a success! ...
New Poll - Local Comics
(24 posts, 1546 views) Posted: 2069d 18h, 27m ago by Tenshinchigi in News
I agree with you for the most part, but I think the problem has less to do with the lack of and ending and more to do with a never ending climax. There are some long running comics I read that aren't as bad as Spier-man or the X-Men and that's mostly ...
Site Poll - Chat Box 113 - Paying for Online Manga
(45 posts, 4371 views) Posted: 2181d 19h, 27m ago by Tenshinchigi in Chatter Box
While I'd rather have a physical copy, that's just not happening cost wise. I've got hundreds of series I read, and buying physical copies of all of those series would not only bankrupt me, but I'd have absolutely nowhere to put them. I have ...
New Poll - Eating Utensils... or lack of...
(23 posts, 1160 views) Posted: 2328d 12h, 30m ago by Tenshinchigi in News
ever notice how funny things taste when your nose is stuffy? That's because taste is dependent on smell. So actually a bunch of people chose to lose 2 senses not just one. But hey, no one's expected to think that far ahead. ...
Site Poll - Chat Box 81 - Manga..is Anime?
(32 posts, 3851 views) Posted: 2488d 18h, 1m ago by Tenshinchigi in Chatter Box
It happens all the time, like "What's that anime you're reading?"

you WATCH anime and READ manga, it's like the difference between Comics and Cartoons!

Though I've even gotten "What's the anime your wa ...
Site Poll - Chat Box 75 - Anime Adaptations
(22 posts, 2794 views) Posted: 2538d 12h, 8m ago by Tenshinchigi in Chatter Box
I think a series can be treated 2 different ways. The story can be followed religiously or it can be completely different. Anything else ruins it. Like the Black Cat anime. It was to close to the manga to avoid comparisons, but not close enough that people who read ...
D.Gray-Man To Resume March 9
(12 posts, 405 views) Posted: 2775d 11h, 34m ago by Tenshinchigi in News
Sweet! the suspense was killing me. biggrin ...
20 Years in Prison for Buying Manga
(138 posts, 12146 views) Posted: 2847d 0h, 37m ago by Tenshinchigi in News
Are you sure? I know that originally Drawn Kiddy porn was illegal, and then some judge declared it unconstitutional, but the President of the USA added that law again just recently, can a supreme judge really over turn it that easily?

As for the obscenity charge, is ...
20 Years in Prison for Buying Manga
(138 posts, 12146 views) Posted: 2847d 9h, 15m ago by Tenshinchigi in News
Yeah, well the point of the law is to prevent pedo's from escalating.

If they look like kids pedo's are gonna jack off to them, it doesn't matter what age they are in context. I mean sure I might be legal at 21, but I look around 12, meaning that any ...
20 Years in Prison for Buying Manga
(138 posts, 12146 views) Posted: 2847d 12h, 21m ago by Tenshinchigi in News
From what I understand the series that got him thrown into jail were Shotacon series, ie. Kiddy porn, which is illegal not only in America, but virtually every contrey in the world.

And yes, that includes drawn pictures too. It was only recently added to Americas laws, a ...
Ever been addicted?/Flow of Emotions
(53 posts, 6781 views) Posted: 2848d 9h, 34m ago by Tenshinchigi in Manga General
I have to admit the same has happened to me, but not really with a particular series.

I'm addicted to reading. I could die of anticipation just waiting for another chapter of anything to come out. I've read every series I've ever read multiple times, ...
Military ScienceFiction
(13 posts, 1439 views) Posted: 2849d 12h, 54m ago by Tenshinchigi in I'm Looking For...
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Depends on how you define space opera witch is why i chose Military ScienceFiction as the titel and specefid somthinle like to two above mentions animes, Starship Operator might be another in the derection of what im loking for...

We ...
Manga Based On Video Games
(29 posts, 9211 views) Posted: 2850d 11h, 48m ago by Tenshinchigi in I'm Looking For...
from what I understand both Zero and aflame inferno are based off of games too, though both series are Manhwa. ...
Military ScienceFiction
(13 posts, 1439 views) Posted: 2850d 12h, 2m ago by Tenshinchigi in I'm Looking For...
Are you looking specifically for space operas? If not I suggest Pumpkin Scissors. It's hard to explain but if i had to categorize it I'd call it WWII, Military, sci-fi/steam punk ...
How much shoujo/josei manga have you read?
(69 posts, 6756 views) Posted: 2850d 12h, 15m ago by Tenshinchigi in Shoujo/Josei
There are

208 on my Reading list
88 on my Complete list
3 on my On Hold list
13 on my Unfinished list

making it a total of 312 shojo/Josei

Meh, it's not my favorite genera. ...
FaceBook
(98 posts, 8401 views) Posted: 2854d 10h, 13m ago by Tenshinchigi in Chatter Box
I only use it to talk to close personal friends who have moved away, but I do have one. I never, ever give my Facebook to anyone but people I know in person. If you don't know my name then you can't fine me. ...
The Evil Empire Returns
(12 posts, 459 views) Posted: 2912d 13h, 14m ago by Tenshinchigi in News
Thank God! ...
New Poll - Usefulness of Beta Recommendation System
(15 posts, 841 views) Posted: 2930d 13h, 17m ago by Tenshinchigi in News
Despite being in the majority of the last poll I do spend lots of money on manga. I have over $2000 worth in my room at this moment. It's filling my bookcases and lining the walls. I also have somewhere around 80GB of manga saved to my HD. I might be a b ...

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