manga04_jpg login_tab_left_jpg
Username:   Password:    Forgot Password?
App
Try out our new iPhone application!
App
Manga Poll
Have you ever been to a manga / anime convention?
Yes! I visit as many as I can
About 1 a year for me
A few times, but less than annually
Never have, but I want to in the future!
Have never and not interested at all
 
See Old Polls

Manga is the Japanese equivalent of comics
with a unique style and following. Join the revolution! Read some manga today!

Coded in ConTEXT

Join #baka-updates @irc.irchighway.net

RSS Feed
 
center_left_tab Forums center_right_tab

Search Results

These are all posts ordered by last posting time.

Post
New Poll - Translating Money
(19 posts, 1352 views) Posted: 77d 2h, 32m ago by licorice in News
Currency rates change all the time so it's best to leave it in its original form. ...
Village Idiot Scanlations is recruiting!
(42 posts, 7994 views) Posted: 242d 9h, 11m ago by licorice in Recruitment
We've gotten quite a few typesetter applicants, thank you! We would love more experienced cleaners and some translators that are interested in picking up mature-themed works as well (1-4 volumes)! ...
New Poll - Least Favorite Genre
(33 posts, 3032 views) Posted: 246d 14h, 6m ago by licorice in News
I voted harem, which is often involved with "school life" which I try to avoid. There is always an exception or two (for school life), but not for harem. Over it. ...
New Poll - Guys with Long Hair
(20 posts, 2150 views) Posted: 252d 13h, 35m ago by licorice in News
Lol. I don't care. ...
Why do you scanlate?
(21 posts, 1979 views) Posted: 256d 6h, 59m ago by licorice in Manga General
A few reasons:

1) It's FUN.
2) The overall community is wonderful.
3) I've invested a lot of time (and money) in something that I love and I have no regrets.

For me, it's never been about giving back to the community. I scanlate for myself and I conti ...
New Poll - Wrong Genre
(20 posts, 2105 views) Posted: 256d 8h, 46m ago by licorice in News
Well, I guess I'm in the minority. >Only read it if it other people say it's good. "Other people" meaning friends whose tastes are similar to my own, not random anons. Usually I'd skip it entirely, BUT because they're a favorite ...
Village Idiot Scanlations is recruiting!
(42 posts, 7994 views) Posted: 256d 22h, 53m ago by licorice in Recruitment
Still in need of a few translators and some cleaners and typesetters! ...
Village Idiot Scanlations is recruiting!
(42 posts, 7994 views) Posted: 269d 6h, 58m ago by licorice in Recruitment
First bump in 2.5 years!

Recruiting translators and experienced cleaners and typesetters.

Translators are needed for the following series:
Yorukumo
Valkyria Engine
Ore ga Heroine o Tasukesugite Sekai ga Little Mokushiroku!?

Cleaners and typesetters for all types ...
New Poll - Changing Tastes
(30 posts, 2420 views) Posted: 272d 3h, 53m ago by licorice in News
I would say my tastes not only did a 180, but they're much narrower. Started reading shoujo and now I rarely, rarely read it. Long-running series that have kept my interest aside, I avoid high school settings like the plague. I also really enjoy gore and horror a ...
New Poll - Reread a Series
(17 posts, 1745 views) Posted: 327d 6h, 39m ago by licorice in News
Once and I don't have that many favorites. Those few are also relatively short (less than 7 volumes) so... ...
New Poll - Your Occupation
(35 posts, 4004 views) Posted: 361d 2h, 5m ago by licorice in News
A technicality... ...
New Poll - Other Manga Activities
(21 posts, 2640 views) Posted: 402d 7h, 6m ago by licorice in News
I've been scanlating for years and don't see myself stopping anytime soon. I enjoy the community aspect of it more than the process itself. ...
New Poll - Bad Scanlations
(55 posts, 5007 views) Posted: 424d 12h, 58m ago by licorice in News
It shows who really cares and who really doesn't. ...
New Poll - Bad Scanlations
(55 posts, 5007 views) Posted: 425d 8h, 43m ago by licorice in News
The amount of non-scanlators responding to the poll shows in its results. Poor quality work is NOT better than no release at all. Shoddy work means distractions everywhere and the inability to enjoy what you're reading. ...
New Poll - Encouraging More Research
(16 posts, 1879 views) Posted: 461d 1h, 15m ago by licorice in News
Definitely historical events! ...
New Poll - Best Josei
(20 posts, 2651 views) Posted: 505d 14h, 2m ago by licorice in News
Quote from calstine
Well, my vote goes to 07-Ghost, hands down. I've never even read any of the others, though 7 Seeds, Sakamichi no Apollon and Bokura no Kiseki have been on my 'to read' list for a while now. Generally I prefer Comic Zero ...
New Poll - Best Seinen
(30 posts, 3553 views) Posted: 512d 2h, 46m ago by licorice in News
Ugh this list is awful. Boring, mundane, same old same old action or fantasy. I liked Punpun a lot so that's what I voted for. ...
New Poll - Best Shounen (besides One Piece)
(48 posts, 4529 views) Posted: 519d 13h, 56m ago by licorice in News
Most people think it's shoujo. Because you know, "only girls like romance." ...
New Poll - Best Shoujo
(54 posts, 4925 views) Posted: 519d 13h, 59m ago by licorice in News
Skip Beat is awful. I'm voting for LSL and Koi dano Ai dano. Why isn't Taiyou no Ie on that list?! ...
New Poll - Obtained Physical Manga
(21 posts, 2256 views) Posted: 543d 13h, 1m ago by licorice in News
Most of my current collection comes from Kinokuniya. Anything I can't order through them I get from Amazon Japan or a friend that lives in Japan (especially if it's secondhand). My English manga used to come from Borders/Barnes Noble/Waldens ...
New Poll - Manga Availability
(33 posts, 3351 views) Posted: 560d 2h, 3m ago by licorice in News
For me, they're available in most major book stores (although I personally never use them). I'm able to buy most books directly from a Japanese retailer and have it shipped directly to the store at no extra cost (if it's not available in the store). A ...
New Poll - Genders and Demographics
(28 posts, 3282 views) Posted: 582d 1h, 12m ago by licorice in News
I didn't really like this poll, but voted according to my current reading list. I am also a big fan of josei. Anything geared toward an older audience, but I'd be lying if I said there haven't been shounen and shoujo I've liked. ...
Upcoming Policy Changes (Doujinshi and Novels)
(248 posts, 19594 views) Posted: 613d 20h, 29m ago by licorice in News
^ Well, that's that then. You allow one novel, you allow them all etc (or not). Can't wait for that fateful day. ...
Upcoming Policy Changes (Doujinshi and Novels)
(248 posts, 19594 views) Posted: 614d 0h, 19m ago by licorice in News
Honestly, doujins aren't even the biggest problem. Rules regarding them and how they are added to the database have been in the FAQ for years. I assume it was addressed before someone else could bring it up. ...
Upcoming Policy Changes (Doujinshi and Novels)
(248 posts, 19594 views) Posted: 614d 7h, 19m ago by licorice in News
Quote
You do realize that many LN can trace their roots to WN.


Uh, and? If they have been published by official publishers (as a light novel) and are related to manga, they stay. The admin never said the word "remove". He and the rest of the admins cou ...

  Pages (5) [ 1 2 3 4 ... Last ] Next Page

Search Again  Back to forums

Manga Search
MANGA Fu
MEMBERS
TEAM-BU


footer