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|New Poll - Loli/Shota
(204 posts, 6430 views) Posted: 29d 20h, 45m ago by orpheus17 in News
I said no no. I haven't read more than a couple of pages of this topic, but most people seem to agree...if you ban one manga topic, then where do you stop? Violence is illegal, so let's get rid of that. Language is offensive, so we don't need that. ...
(34 posts, 3919 views) Posted: 776d 21h, 57m ago by orpheus17 in Bleach
I don't really care about the son comment. He is not Ichigo's father. Why would he bring up Ichigo's mother, if she was just a normal human?
I'm thinking that Ichigo's reitsu was unstable after breaking out of that prison, so his swo ...
(18 posts, 1442 views) Posted: 784d 10h, 11m ago by orpheus17 in Bleach
Quote from jrdragon2003
I agree, she manipulates time without penalty, so she can reverse the state of death too. I think she did actually too, that Arrancar girl gaurding her was killed by Grimmjaw, but Orihime revived her.
As for the Quincy thing, how come we' ...
|Change 123 in reverse
(10 posts, 1226 views) Posted: 812d 23h, 41m ago by orpheus17 in I'm Looking For...
Ha...when I read the title, I was thinking multiple girls who all turn into the same person.
Other than Ashita Dorobou, I can't think of anything outside of a ninjutsu in some fighting manga. Nothing where the story actually revolves around that fact. Sounds intere ...
|President Election: Obama VS Romney
(91 posts, 9434 views) Posted: 828d 1h, 18m ago by orpheus17 in Chatter Box
Wow! I'm actually surprised that so many people share my opinions on the matter...there is not good choice. If I could vote for anyone other than these two, I would. Why can't we just vote Clinton back in office and get something done?
I've no ...
(7 posts, 656 views) Posted: 833d 10h, 18m ago by orpheus17 in Bleach
I still feel like this is happening too fast. The two bosses are already fighting each other...
I guess Tite could take some time for a flashback. Maybe we will find out why the German guy has a sword instead of a bow. From what I remember from Uruyu, Quincies do ...
(24 posts, 2234 views) Posted: 833d 20h, 10m ago by orpheus17 in Naruto
Ok, so now I'm confused. That's why he wants to bring about the end of the world?! A girl! I guess it's a better reason than his puppy running away, but come on man...it's not like somebody lost your Rush mix tape or something. You' ...
(53 posts, 5351 views) Posted: 840d 11h, 23m ago by orpheus17 in Naruto
Quote from xtr3m3dude
As for everyone else who seem to think that this turn of events was extremely predictable, etc. It was not at all extremely predictable. If it weren't for all those speculation topics years ago, most of us, me included, might never h ...
|New Poll - Bad Parts of Manga
(38 posts, 3255 views) Posted: 847d 11h, 9m ago by orpheus17 in News
I've read a lot of manga out there, and I can only think of a handful of them that actually ended well. They were usually one or two volumes long. Anything longer than that seems to be axed by the publishers or given some completely ambiguous ending.
|birthday present for my crush..
(32 posts, 2883 views) Posted: 849d 1h, 23m ago by orpheus17 in Chatter Box
I really want to help you, but it's really tough to come up with an idea without knowing what type of girl she is. How does she dress? Preppy or a hipster etc? That would really determine what kind of bracelet or accessories I would pick out.
Were you planni ...
|Hardships of being a ruler/future ruler
(19 posts, 1416 views) Posted: 849d 19h, 29m ago by orpheus17 in I'm Looking For...
Feng Shen Ji seems to fit.
The only problem is that the scans have just started coming in. Chapter 12 was just translated, but with the sequel, it has 96 chapters. So, if you want something that is finished or close to it, then this is not the story for you. ...
|Marvel Avengers vs. Shounen J. Alliance
(39 posts, 5313 views) Posted: 866d 20h, 16m ago by orpheus17 in Manga General
Doesn't really seem like a fair fight to me...a handful of super heroes against every shounen jump action hero.
Anyway, since they are all shounen characters, just show them a naked woman and they will all pass out from nose bleeds. Then, do whatever y ...
|Personality Disorder Test
(361 posts, 25874 views) Posted: 874d 20h, 49m ago by orpheus17 in Chatter Box
Schizoid: Very High
My favourite question was: Do you often find yourself uninterested in ...
|If you were in a manga
(21 posts, 2033 views) Posted: 889d 0h, 31m ago by orpheus17 in Manga General
Do you want us to make up a story or use our actual real life for a story?
If we are making them up, then I would go with a harem (the only logical choice). Just a random story about me going to work and women throwing themselves at me. ...
(20 posts, 1672 views) Posted: 890d 1h, 27m ago by orpheus17 in Bleach
Not much of a chapter...the quincy army can control people and whatever Ichigo is trapped in seems to mentally torture its captives.
Anyways, on to the last page. I guess it could be Ichigo in his new Vizard/fullbring/soul reaper/quincy set up. That would explain th ...
(30 posts, 3465 views) Posted: 894d 21h, 37m ago by orpheus17 in I'm Looking For...
after looking at your lists, the only manga that I can think of that hasn't been recommended already are:
I reread it all the time for some odd reason.
Never been much for just romance stories, but I find myself reading this one ev ...
|Manga with picture of girl with wolves behind her.
(6 posts, 494 views) Posted: 909d 2h, 19m ago by orpheus17 in I'm Looking For...
And it wasn't this was it? Magetsukan Kitan. It's the only thing I can think of right now. ...
|New Poll - Author Pet Peeve
(53 posts, 4387 views) Posted: 910d 1h, 19m ago by orpheus17 in News
Quote from punkie
My worst pet peeve is, in fact, that the authoor almost NEVER take the time to write a good ending for a series. Almost all the times, the ending feels rushed, not really thought of, as if the author was just bored and said "let's just finis ...
|What is this
(3 posts, 276 views) Posted: 911d 20h, 10m ago by orpheus17 in I'm Looking For...
I looked through the manga that are published in that magazine and I believe it's this one: Tales of Destiny: Director's Cut - Hakanakikoku no Rion. Never read it though, so I'm not sure.
Actually, now that I've looked at the picture again, this ...
|What would you label yourself [besides otaku]?
(230 posts, 20220 views) Posted: 938d 22h, 51m ago by orpheus17 in Chatter Box
The obvious answer would be genius. Then, I can add in musician, chef, painter, craftsman and narcissist. Basically, the ideal.
And, I'm not an otaku. Quit trying to force your labels on everybody. ...
|Looking through raws even if you can't read?
(17 posts, 1292 views) Posted: 966d 22h, 59m ago by orpheus17 in Manga General
I already posted that I don't really do this all that often. Just for one or two manga. But, just a minute ago, I noticed that I check the webtoons every day. I can't remember if I'm allowed to use the name of another site, but I go on there to read th ...
|New Poll - Amount of Ecchi
(79 posts, 9666 views) Posted: 969d 22h, 35m ago by orpheus17 in News
Well, I will be honest. I am a straight male possibly otaku, so I do enjoy ecchi scenes. But, I have read several stories that just had ecchi to have it...I couldn't get more than a couple of chapters into the story. I'm talking about the "Oh, why does it ...
|Looking through raws even if you can't read?
(17 posts, 1292 views) Posted: 969d 22h, 55m ago by orpheus17 in Manga General
I only do it for fighting or sport themed manga where there isn't much dialogue. I don't need to know the special names for each move that some guy uses and if there is some kind of flashback to discuss why two people are fighting, there are always ...
(1 posts, 274 views) Posted: 981d 22h, 22m ago by orpheus17 in Chatter Box
I've read several stories (latest was a manhwa, but seems like I've read it in some manga as well), that have somebody who is an amazing cook, and they say something about their parents being "food researchers" to explain their skills. ...
|New Poll - Cheaper Paper
(57 posts, 4933 views) Posted: 994d 1h, 53m ago by orpheus17 in News
My problem is that most of the manga I read are only in Japanese. I can't read Japanese, so it is pointless for me to buy them. I do read Blood Alone, and I buy it WHEN they get around to translating and publishing it. I'm almost glad that I don't re ...
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