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Chinese Translator Needed (Peace Maker Kurogane)
(2 posts, 212 views) Posted: 75d 14h, 50m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Recruitment
Who is X-F? What part/chapters exactly? I have some old scripts of yet to be scanlated chapters that are searching for a group to work on them.
Why Chinese when Japanese raws are freely available? PMG fan tumblr page has someone doing partial translation ...
Cardiff University: Working with Translation
(18 posts, 1715 views) Posted: 118d 16h, 22m ago by Chibi-Chibi in News
Ah, no, Japanese is my major and I lean(ed) toward studying social issues through popular culture. Both topics my department doesn't favor at all, which is why i called quits... to many obstacles on home territory to even get a good chance to go out :x
Threat ...
BL phobia
(7 posts, 823 views) Posted: 231d 13h, 5m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Chatter Box
Reading your last comet you might be homoromantic.... actually there's another word that that describes tendency or openness to be with the same sex but not have actual sexual relationship.
Also we women are by default more open to fluid sexuality, that' ...
GFantasy isn't a shounen publication
(2 posts, 514 views) Posted: 231d 13h, 6m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Suggestions & Bugs
Actually that means both tags, shoujo and shounen, should be added to each series if anything. ...
Manga about Scanlation/Scanlating process?
(5 posts, 618 views) Posted: 242d 16h, 25m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Manga General
While this will probably never happen, it sure would be good just so people would realized you don't really need a set of skills to be useful/help in scanlation group. ...
Renta "licensed"
(12 posts, 943 views) Posted: 258d 21h, 10m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Suggestions & Bugs
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Renta is a distributing site/platform that other companies use.

And many publishers make English releases exclusive to Renta as their only choice of digital distribution (just like Amazon is to some English publishers). So original publisher is still someone else ...
Renta "licensed"
(12 posts, 943 views) Posted: 260d 21h, 16m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Suggestions & Bugs
I'd like to point out that using term licensed here is not accurate. And marking books available in English on Renta as licensed is wrong.
This and similar issues was actually discuses on several occasions already:
https://www.mangaupdates.com/showtopic.p ...
Comico webtoon link
(5 posts, 1011 views) Posted: 410d 17h, 11m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Suggestions & Bugs
It was my understanding that line manga is up her only because it's available in English.
Comico&pixiv&other online comic/manga is not because it's only in Japanese. ...
Lezhin releases Official English Webtoons Now?
(4 posts, 1134 views) Posted: 413d 0h, 37m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Dear Boy
Hmm... I could easily read at least ch1 (i didn't bother with more) without needing the coins. You just close the pop-up and you're good to go, I suppose... ...
English releases by Renta
(12 posts, 1689 views) Posted: 450d 23h, 43m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Suggestions & Bugs
I wasn't implying to announce them as scanlation releases, but just provide info on works page that that content is available in English for pursue (ugh, I see my topic title may have been misleading here :x).

Renta and BookWalker are in a way like DMG. And D ...
English releases by Renta
(12 posts, 1689 views) Posted: 451d 4h, 38m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Suggestions & Bugs
Oh yeah! And I forgot of Pixiv as well. I asked about it in the past but got turned down. My approach was wrong but the work is clearly separated and released in English now. Pixiv is the publisher, but it still doesn't count as license per see... well at least as far a ...
English releases by Renta
(12 posts, 1689 views) Posted: 451d 11h, 48m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Suggestions & Bugs
Can there be added option to indicate a title is allowable in English on Renta, or write it as such somewhere else?
Renta is not a licensing company as far as I know, just a retailer who offers publishers who chose to use them to put their titles in English online as we ...
Accepting Nominations for "Best of" Polls [CLOSED]
(16 posts, 2187 views) Posted: 541d 13h, 19m ago by Chibi-Chibi in News
Yeah, but not having 18+ and not allowing shounen-ai, or shoujo-ai are two completely different things -.-;;

@PansyWansyLinsy: some of the works are labeled as shoujo too (since all that is actually subganre of shoujo) so maybe some of the works you wanted to no ...
what manga is this from?
(2 posts, 364 views) Posted: 603d 12h, 47m ago by Chibi-Chibi in I'm Looking For...
Akumania by Uri Kikkura, published in LaLaDX. ...
Donate to Mangaka/publisher directly?
(2 posts, 480 views) Posted: 728d 16h, 17m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Manga General
As far as I know there is no way to direly donate to mangaka or publisher.
However if buying a book, but avoiding shipping is good enough you can always buy digital manga. There's a surprisingly big collection of titles out there available for digital sales. And ...
Adding The 'Bara' tag as a Demographic or genre
(4 posts, 1097 views) Posted: 762d 13h, 56m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Suggestions & Bugs
Bara as a tag is not wrong. Bara simply indicates muscular man and not a genre.
Well it may be understood as such here on the west (lol, same issue as Yaoi, just that at one point yaoi was actually a thing in Japan).
In Japan people don't really understand wh ...
Je suis Charlie - Nous sommes Charlie
(40 posts, 3646 views) Posted: 768d 17h, 28m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Chatter Box
Quote from bnad
Hmm... while I do like that you have a good intention, let me help to clear something.

Tolerance.

To you use your definition, is "the ability or willingness to tolerate the existence of opinions or behavior that one dislikes or disagrees with."

Th ...
Je suis Charlie - Nous sommes Charlie
(40 posts, 3646 views) Posted: 768d 22h, 13m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Chatter Box
I hope you're aware of the meaning behind word "tolerance". Just in case let me give it here as well:
"the ability or willingness to tolerate the existence of opinions or behavior that one dislikes or disagrees with."

By saying you hope th ...
I'm a translator, please recruit me
(4 posts, 533 views) Posted: 786d 17h, 38m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Recruitment
That's a specific title you want to work on which you could easily write into title to save the trouble to yourself and others. ...
How many mangas are in the baka updates datase?
(4 posts, 654 views) Posted: 807d 10h, 18m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Manga General
Doujins, doubles,novels, etc included 1045XX (to lazy to count last page). ...
Group Website Listing Fix
(33 posts, 14531 views) Posted: 820d 11h, 33m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Suggestions & Bugs
Thank you connerity! That did the trick ^^ ...
tapastic.com and Trace
(5 posts, 795 views) Posted: 845d 18h, 15m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Suggestions & Bugs
Would than the same apply to MANGA pixiv? I mean the one that has English translation (I know of this atm only). ...
Group Website Listing Fix
(33 posts, 14531 views) Posted: 862d 14h, 40m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Suggestions & Bugs
Yeah I think there's something wrong with my version of firefox/greasemonkey or who knows what because i see the "Site (Suggest an update)" part there's just always no info for each and every group :/ ...
Group Website Listing Fix
(33 posts, 14531 views) Posted: 863d 19h, 36m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Suggestions & Bugs
Does this refer to greasemonkey or the mangaupdates script?
And it's Chrome limited right?
This script stopped working for me couple of days (maybe 2 weeks) ago and I'm using Mozilla. I haven't changed anything drastic that I know of, any id ...
I'm Looking for a Group, I'm a Japanese translator
(18 posts, 2106 views) Posted: 1025d 21h, 4m ago by Chibi-Chibi in Recruitment
That's not a group but actual publisher. ...

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