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|Post a genre that you hate, and let others try to change your mind
(195 posts, 18768 views) Posted: 410d 0h, 2m ago by Saons in Manga General
The genres I dislike are ecchi, sports, harem, mecha and yaoi. But I've certainly found a few series that I liked within these genres. ...
|Child porn in Japan
(41 posts, 5644 views) Posted: 458d 3h, 35m ago by Saons in Chatter Box
I feel like there are a lot of cultural, socio-political aspects I am ignorant of going into the laws, but I believe them to be too lax. ...
|New Poll - Same-Sex Romances
(67 posts, 5440 views) Posted: 466d 20h, 50m ago by Saons in News
I put "I'm a girl, and I avoid both types". This sounds like I'm close-minded, but in truth I hate reading yaoi/yuri because I find them typically more offensive to the LGBT than other types of manga are to their corresponding demographic (har ...
|Main character chooses The Other Guy
(15 posts, 1481 views) Posted: 508d 21h, 3m ago by Saons in I'm Looking For...
Cat Street, if I remember correctly. But it's got a lot of other drama ...
|what makes a manga "cliche"
(9 posts, 876 views) Posted: 525d 0h, 5m ago by Saons in Manga General
More for how the cliches are written then the actual use of them. Try to imagine a story you know that DOESN'T have a cliche of some sort. Girl falls in love, etc. Cliche's don't make a story bad, per se, it's the overuse of them. Sometim ...
(31 posts, 2037 views) Posted: 526d 0h, 12m ago by Saons in I'm Looking For...
Kisswood. Gorgeous art and an even more unique story. Just a fascinating read all around.
The Pale Horse. A murder mystery of sorts, with an excellent plot line full of twists. ...
|New Poll - Manga vs Others
(33 posts, 2570 views) Posted: 540d 18h, 6m ago by Saons in News
I have to say I really like webcomics, at least, the asian-author ones. I've read a few western-author ones that ranged from decent to amazing, but they tend to be dropped for whatever reason (Hanna is not a Boy's Name, for example).
I've just ...
|Have you met any famous people?
(5 posts, 555 views) Posted: 596d 22h, 10m ago by Saons in Chatter Box
The closest I've gotten is:
My brother played with Dan Aykroyd's daughter, I'm guessing Danielle (same birth year). And they were so young he doesn't remember! Haha. I think my dad was designing him a house or lake house or someth ...
|Button Press Gives 10 Grand
(52 posts, 2900 views) Posted: 596d 22h, 40m ago by Saons in Chatter Box
I think most people here are--rightfully so--treating this moral dilemma as inconsequential because it isn't possible, hence the majority "yes" answers. However, I think the majority of those "yes" answers are people just pretending to ...
|Disabled Children - Abortion?
(63 posts, 4385 views) Posted: 612d 22h, 58m ago by Saons in Chatter Box
It really depends. My sister's got down's syndrome and autism. My mother only knew about the down's syndrome when she was in the womb, as her autism was regressive, and obviously kept her because down's can be very high functi ...
|NEW MIYAZAKI MOVIE?!!
(14 posts, 1875 views) Posted: 617d 4h, 22m ago by Saons in Chatter Box
Ponyo was such a letdown, I'm not setting my hopes too high. Miyazaki might be too far from the days of Princess Mononoke and Spirited Away I'll definitely be giving it a shot, though. ...
|A lighthearted, happy story
(13 posts, 919 views) Posted: 624d 3h, 11m ago by Saons in I'm Looking For...
Hi there, I'm really depressed today so I was hoping people could lead me to some really upbeat, happy mangas. They don't necessarily have to be comedy, either. Just something with a lot of happy. Genre doesn't matter, as long as it's n ...
|Which game are you looking forward to the most?
(443 posts, 32564 views) Posted: 624d 21h, 36m ago by Saons in Games
The Last of Us, mainly. I wouldn't mind trying out the new Animal Crossing or Bravely Default if it comes to NA (which it probably won't within this year).
and The Last Guardian... please come out!!! ...
|Most Disturbing, Creepy, Or Unhappy Ending You Have Seen Or Read (WARNING: Spoilers!)
(20 posts, 2033 views) Posted: 626d 5h, 15m ago by Saons in Chatter Box
Do take note that I haven't read that many mindfuck mangas lol ...
|Girls, what do you think about female characters with XXL boobs?
(81 posts, 9758 views) Posted: 637d 8h, 8m ago by Saons in Manga General
Large breasts obviously exist, and I would actually love to read a story where it was used without constantly being something to point out sexually. However, when they're just used for "ecchi purposes" and flop around like water balloons I cringe ...
|Need feedback on my digital art!
(6 posts, 712 views) Posted: 650d 22h, 34m ago by Saons in Chatter Box
I'll point out some things I've noticed.
You need to add depth!!
For both (especially the first one) it looks too chaotic -- you need to have some sort of backlighting that pushes them out of the background. But the hair and the clothes don't have a lot ...
|Good romance featuring a classy, well-dresssed, fashionable female lead
(11 posts, 1451 views) Posted: 651d 17h, 57m ago by Saons in I'm Looking For...
Paradise Kiss? ...
|Good, completed adventure series.
(10 posts, 1260 views) Posted: 664d 0h, 56m ago by Saons in I'm Looking For...
Definitely seconding Kisswood. ...
|Good manga with ugly girl?
(15 posts, 4374 views) Posted: 671d 20h, 38m ago by Saons in I'm Looking For...
Juuoku Shoujo (though this is the glasses-transformation kind)
Miunohri to Swan (and this is some magical transforming kind)
Bara no Tameni is probably the closest to what you want, though. ...
|► ◄Triangles?!?!? ▲ ▼
(16 posts, 2681 views) Posted: 692d 17h, 54m ago by Saons in Shoujo/Josei
I can't think of a worst love triangle--there's too many.
As for best, I think it was probably Kanata Kara, because it actually served a purpose. As opposed to just delaying the plot, it helped the main guy realize his feelings for the main girl, and you knew ...
(11 posts, 927 views) Posted: 697d 20h, 29m ago by Saons in Chatter Box
Quote from TaoPaiPai
i dont think ive seen anyone irl with dimples
probably not a common genetic defect around here lol
IMO its very disgusting
Well that's only slightly offensive. Luckily the majority of the world disagrees with you; they're typically found ...
(11 posts, 927 views) Posted: 700d 19h, 46m ago by Saons in Chatter Box
Interesting! I have dimples, but not everyone in my family has them. All I remember is that it's a defect: a shortened facial muscle. I would like to see the results of this survey!
/I can't seem to access the survey. Might just be me, but you should maybe p ...
|The Hobbit! seen it yet?
(23 posts, 1782 views) Posted: 707d 21h, 50m ago by Saons in Chatter Box
Saw it! Loved it. And I love the novel too, so even though there's a lot of differences, they're each their own piece. Take into account that film is a different genre of storytelling when you go to see it, that is, if you're easily offended by changes f ...
|Really evil villain
(22 posts, 1853 views) Posted: 713d 6h, 20m ago by Saons in I'm Looking For...
Wolf Guy - Ookami no Monshou has a pretty evil one... ...
|Your Dream Guy
(59 posts, 5105 views) Posted: 746d 19h, 51m ago by Saons in Chatter Box
I have to say that I'm not very shallow. I don't mean to sound holier than those that are particular, it's just who I am. I'm not really attracted to a guy until I know what he's like--his personality. I like a guy with a sense of humour, but is ...
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