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Just by looking at the title of a series or a volume cover image, can you determine the demographic or genre of the series?
All the time
Most of the time
50/50
Not really
Never
 
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New Poll - Scanlation Anger
(138 posts, 18560 views) Posted: 1516d 13h, 17m ago by greydrak in News
Agreed, I was looking through the options and this was the only one that fit, they all piss me off, and they all tie for most annoying parts of scanlations. ...
New Poll - Optimal Story Length
(33 posts, 4723 views) Posted: 1785d 11h, 34m ago by greydrak in News
This poll is kinda confusing for me...
It sort of makes me think more in terms of weekly(18~20 pages) vs monthly manga (~30 pages) instead of story arcs.
Chapter length isn't really a good comparison parameter, since it's more restricted by the publica ...
I need some buying advice
(8 posts, 1014 views) Posted: 1828d 9h, 17m ago by greydrak in Games
Might make it easier if you list out some options you're considering too, since there's quite a lot of devices out there for gaming...

And from the looks of it, if you do decide on another handheld, the 3DS XL is a good one.
Much smoother buttons and way ...
New Poll - Manga Price
(49 posts, 7528 views) Posted: 1841d 4h, 18m ago by greydrak in News
Quote from switchgear
I'd say bordering average to expensive at about 10-12 CAD a book. A book that takes less than an hour to read and is mostly pictures (albeit fricking awesome pictures) should never cost as much as a paperback novel that can be t ...
What Do You Think Of It?
(7 posts, 1157 views) Posted: 1867d 11h, 53m ago by greydrak in Sherlock
This seems alrite, but then again I've already seen the actual show, so this is a rather big step down when you compare the two different mediums.
Not to mention it's kinda sucky when you already know the answer to the mystery too, so I'm not ...
[Spoiler] Shank's Arm?
(13 posts, 1945 views) Posted: 1874d 5h, 16m ago by greydrak in One Piece
Quote from Zarallx
But he can understand them. just curious if he somehow would have lead a Sea King there in the first place. Just a possibility.


That sea king is the one that roam that region normally, Luffy didn't lure it over, it's usually there.

Luffy didn' ...
What are you playing now?
(2055 posts, 231559 views) Posted: 1887d 12h, 21m ago by greydrak in Games
Currently,
Guild Wars 2
Pokemon White 2

And hopefully soon, Code of Princess.

Hmm, sort of running out of games to play soon... ...
What TV Shows Do You Watch?
(225 posts, 27122 views) Posted: 1902d 11h, 16m ago by greydrak in Chatter Box
4 years after my last post, I'm currently watching these TV shows,
-Once upon a time.
-Hawaii Five-0
-The Voice
-Hart of Dixie.
-Tron Uprising.
-Dententionaire.
-Ultimate Spiderman.
-Transformer Prime.
-Star Wars Clone wars.

More toons than shows, but I'm ...
299
(5 posts, 840 views) Posted: 1920d 11h, 17m ago by greydrak in Fairy Tail
Quote from Brokyl
It's a "healthy" break from all the action I think.


I would have preferred this to be an extra/omake, not a full regular chapter that's just delaying the action so it fits with the big "300". ...
One Piece manga or anime ?
(19 posts, 2496 views) Posted: 2023d 14h, 11m ago by greydrak in One Piece
The manga wins hands down.

The anime suffers from the usual problem that plagues nearly all adaptations, filler.

There is too much unnecessary pauses, drawn out scenes, all to drag out the ~20 mins.
The action in the manga is way more intense than the animated ...
Diablo III best-seller
(17 posts, 1991 views) Posted: 2029d 14h, 39m ago by greydrak in Games
Sold well, at launch...

Yet it's not super popular(outside of the diablo crowd) or widely acclaimed as "greatest game ever".
It's just another Diablo game, anyone who has experience with games in the last decade can tell you the game is ra ...
Request Change
(3 posts, 472 views) Posted: 2035d 7h, 45m ago by greydrak in Suggestions & Bugs
Keep in mind that status of series in whatever country is also only counted if it's printed in the volume forms.
So only change it if the actual volume is released, not if the chapters would count as a volume but hasn't been printed. ...
Adult and Seinen
(11 posts, 2517 views) Posted: 2039d 13h, 29m ago by greydrak in Suggestions & Bugs
Honestly, I think just keep it as is.

Content =/= demographics.

Demographic can have more prevalent genres that are more widely accepted by the target audience, but those genres does not define the demographic.

We really don't need to open up the poss ...
Category/Genre Blacklist
(2 posts, 433 views) Posted: 2042d 12h, 48m ago by greydrak in Suggestions & Bugs
Search by genre.
http://www.mangaupdates.com/series.html?act=genresearch
It's a bit of work, using the genre filter up top and then searching using the categories.
It works though, just a bit of work.

http://www.mangaupdates.com/series.html?category=Strong%2BMale%2BLead& ...
126 = CLAYMORE ~ END
(59 posts, 23823 views) Posted: 2053d 4h, 38m ago by greydrak in Claymore
Whether it ends here or continues on as a different name, we'll find out when we find out.

I love the angry entitled leecher community we have, people don't even pay and support the mangakas and yet demand changes to how they do things without kn ...
New Poll - Author vs. Artist
(36 posts, 5742 views) Posted: 2072d 8h, 1m ago by greydrak in News
They're both equally important to me, I don't continue reading series of great art but crappy story, and vice versa.

In the end I don't follow artists/authors blindly, so I chose the "doesn't matter option". I may like certain artists/a ...
Mass Effect 3 Boycott
(40 posts, 6339 views) Posted: 2118d 8h, 27m ago by greydrak in Games
This whole anti-ME3 crap is just stupid...

If you get the collector's edition, the extra team member is included, as it should considering these people are paying $20 more than the regular edition people so obviously they deserve more for their dedication.

The ex ...
Mangastream to STOP Scanlating Shounen Jump Series
(60 posts, 13989 views) Posted: 2135d 3h, 25m ago by greydrak in Chatter Box
One less provider(willingly or otherwise) for paid online readers is one step further in the fight against them.

Never been that concerned with groups scanlating mainstream series like the Jump ones, we've already won when Viz licensed these series years a ...
Wii U?
(6 posts, 809 views) Posted: 2182d 9h, 45m ago by greydrak in Games
People can discuss the hardware all they want, but it won't matter unless there are good software to support the hardware.
How useful the screen is will depend on how developers choose to use it, nothing that Nintendo can do about if the other devs uses it ...
any good PC games?
(46 posts, 8075 views) Posted: 2195d 3h, 25m ago by greydrak in Games
Well, I'd start with listing what you'd call "crap" and we'll then come up with lists that hopefully doesn't fit that description. What you consider as "FUN" would also help, just to help coming up with a good list for ya. ...
What would you do if food you disliked was served?
(55 posts, 3447 views) Posted: 2253d 2h, 40m ago by greydrak in Chatter Box
I'll eat it, how much I eat will depend on if anyone's that insistent on making me eat it...

Unless I'm physically unable to eat something (allergy, intolerance, etc) I'll eat as much as I can since it's probably still food, and wasting food isn' ...
Site Poll - Chat Box 154 - Animals in Manga
(23 posts, 2579 views) Posted: 2254d 12h, 37m ago by greydrak in Chatter Box
As long as the animals are well written and somewhat appealing looking it's fine.
I've read plenty of series where the animals are main characters as well as ones that are just filler pets, and so long as they do their job in the story it doesn't ma ...
WoW: the bane of the MmO genre?
(24 posts, 2614 views) Posted: 2260d 13h, 46m ago by greydrak in Games
Quote from R4diance
i played eq2 for 3 years, we pwned like every avatar in RoK. and after that i played wow for year, and i definitly choose wow. i do not liked open world rank-farming pvp in eq2 so arenas in wow was the perfect challenge for me. and pve conte ...
Do you watch less anime now?
(121 posts, 13781 views) Posted: 2274d 9h, 28m ago by greydrak in Manga General
I used to watch a lot of anime, and read a lot of manga..

Now I only read manga, since there's not much on in terms of quality anime that I actually care enough to watch... ...
Site Poll - Chat Box 149 - Scanlation Groups and Their Projects
(16 posts, 2360 views) Posted: 2289d 9h, 18m ago by greydrak in Chatter Box
I voted for the last option, since it's rare that I'll find a group that I like every one of their projects.

I absolutely hate it when the group is sitting on raws of one series, slowly churning out releases of other projects and then get all angry when another gro ...

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