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|Upcoming Policy Changes (Doujinshi and Novels)
(248 posts, 18264 views) Posted: 500d 12h, 20m ago by connerity in News
I can agree with the changes, however, I'd like to advice you to keep webtoons.
The line between Korean manga and webtoons is so thin, there's no need to remove them.
It would be silly to lose highly popular series like Noblesse, Tower of God, etc. ...
|Group Website Listing Fix
(33 posts, 14011 views) Posted: 703d 22h, 57m ago by connerity in Suggestions & Bugs
@people having it no longer work in firefox:
|New Poll - Most Read Demographic
(93 posts, 8290 views) Posted: 922d 6h, 19m ago by connerity in News
If SeriesA + SeriesB = 2
DoujinA + DoujinB = 2
|New Poll - World Transfer
(64 posts, 5351 views) Posted: 985d 1h, 42m ago by connerity in News
This poll made me think hard if I even have a favorite manga character (and if manga based on anime based on light novels count).
My conclusion is that my favorite manga character is most likely found in Yotsubato, and even though I couldn't exactly choo ...
|New Poll - Archive Fansubs
(23 posts, 2150 views) Posted: 988d 1h, 30m ago by connerity in News
I only archive if all of the following are true:
-I enjoyed it
-I feel I might rewatch it at some point
-the quality is at least 720p BD, which means I basically delete every TV version after I watched it ...
|New Poll - Hentai
(52 posts, 7824 views) Posted: 1058d 2h, 26m ago by connerity in News
I only read hentai because there are not enough borderline series out there.
TLR : Darkness ftw
There are also some hentai with very funny stories, but sadly they are like only 0.1%. ...
|Group Links Removed
(226 posts, 47177 views) Posted: 1058d 2h, 32m ago by connerity in News
Quote from kainord
You are right, if you want missing pages, broken links, out of order pages, pop-up screens for who knows what.
You forgot the watermarks x) ...
|Group Links Removed
(226 posts, 47177 views) Posted: 1058d 9h, 25m ago by connerity in News
There is a multitude of fishy things going on here.
Foremost, the removal of links for ALL groups, not just ones where there is actually material that falls under the DMCA.
Sounds to me like someone from a profiteering online reader like mangafox wants to make s ...
|New Poll - Last Gen Consoles
(52 posts, 4590 views) Posted: 1069d 8h, 4m ago by connerity in News
[ x ] 3DS
Yeah, I get it's meant to re-do the old vote.
But I really can't choose between Wii and PS3. I can only safely say the Xbox 360 has less than 5 platform exclusive games that would interest me. ...
|New Poll - Completed Series
(46 posts, 4769 views) Posted: 1076d 9h, 1m ago by connerity in News
I fail to see the logic behind counting oneshots but not counting doujinshi.
Both establish their story for exactly that one chapter, with doujinshi being written/drawn by fans and oneshots having been published in a manga magazine.
Also, doujinshi =! hentai, for that ma ...
|New Poll - Foreign Films
(40 posts, 4725 views) Posted: 1131d 21h, 0m ago by connerity in News
Quote from bnad
Yeah, that's true for me too. English is not my native language, but I always use English subtitle for foreign movie. Even if there's a subtitle in my native language.
Same here. ...
|New Poll - Hating Art
(32 posts, 4173 views) Posted: 1139d 1h, 9m ago by connerity in News
I REALLY REALLY hate shoujo art style.
The story can be insanely good, but as soon as extremely huge, glossy eyes, background flowers, skinny limbs, etc appear, I will be strongly repulsed by it and instantly drop it.
It goes so far that I don't even look into ...
|New Poll - Same-Sex Romances
(67 posts, 8708 views) Posted: 1167d 1h, 23m ago by connerity in News
Just like in real life, I tolerate, but am also disgusted, by homosexual M/M relationships.
I tolerate, and am not digusted, but also not particularly interested, by F/F relationships. ...
|New Poll - Manga on Devices
(30 posts, 4109 views) Posted: 1223d 3h, 13m ago by connerity in News
On my laptop or desktop, depending where I am.
Using the amazing "Mangameeya" software, which is so much better than any online reader. ...
|New Poll - Death of the MC
(35 posts, 4430 views) Posted: 1258d 10h, 45m ago by connerity in News
If a character was already dead before the series started, he could not be classified as main character.
An exception to that would be if the complete series was told as a flashback. ending when it reaches the present, but I haven't seen that yet in a manga ...
|New Poll - Starting Age
(47 posts, 5446 views) Posted: 1320d 9h, 53m ago by connerity in News
In 6th or 7th grade.
The Dragonball anime was very popular among the boys of our class and before long, we were buying and exchanging the manga volumes until we had all of them. ...
|New Poll - Anime OP/ED
(51 posts, 7347 views) Posted: 1349d 7h, 55m ago by connerity in News
Out of all the anime I've watched so far, there are:
7 where I always watch the OP and ED
15 where I always watch the OP
21 where I skip both
I also know a lot more songs than I've watched anime, since I play a lot of Osu! and those are often very we ...
|New Poll - Fonts (v2)
(70 posts, 13980 views) Posted: 1377d 11h, 29m ago by connerity in News
Don't give a damn as long as it's not some fancy artsy style that tries to look cool but fails across the board at readability. ...
|New Poll - Non-Manga Reading
(23 posts, 3108 views) Posted: 1384d 6h, 22m ago by connerity in News
I'm currently reading much more novels, since I've kinda exhausted the supply of mangas which interest me. (over 200 series read) ...
|New Poll - Visiting Japan
(58 posts, 12803 views) Posted: 1398d 5h, 30m ago by connerity in News
Assuming "money is not an issue" means it's kinda like an all you can eat deal, but with someone else paying for it, then I'd go for the big purchases. En masse, to sell most of them and then stay in japan with all the money I ...
|New Poll - Manga Price
(49 posts, 7051 views) Posted: 1426d 7h, 47m ago by connerity in News
About 6€ for fully translated tank. (=7.8USD, ~640 Yen)
The paper quality usually sucks a lot, though.
non-mainstreamseries can be a lot more expensive.
Not super expensive but also far from cheap.
For comparison, novels usually go for about 8-12€, hardcover ...
|New Poll - Handling Criticism
(17 posts, 2726 views) Posted: 1433d 7h, 36m ago by connerity in News
I get super angry IRL when people who don't even get a tiny bit of my work criticize my work.
I don't give a damn on the internet. ...
|New Poll - Friendly (?) Love Triangle
(42 posts, 5714 views) Posted: 1440d 8h, 59m ago by connerity in News
I'm surprised how many (so far) also chose "do nothing" ...
|New Poll - Flashbacks
(18 posts, 2655 views) Posted: 1454d 7h, 31m ago by connerity in News
If it's naruto, I'm getting super angry about them.
If it's any other manga, they're fine.
"I've never encountered one"
That would be the option for people who've read like 1-3 series and those happened to not ha ...
|New Poll - Scanlation Ethics
(80 posts, 13241 views) Posted: 1510d 9h, 21m ago by connerity in News
Most difficult poll/topic ever.
I voted no, but I don't think it applies to all scanlations.
Things like one piece, naruto, bleach, etc. are all widely available in many different languages.
However, for me, the delay is not acceptable.
If I had a way to get a physical copy o ...
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