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Do you have a topic that is an immediate deal breaker if a manga series you were already reading suddenly featured that topic, such that you would stop reading the series (even if it was "tastefully" done)? For example: religion, rape, etc.
No topics offend me on principle
I used to have one, but not anymore
I can think of one deal breaker
There's many topics that would stop me from continuing a series
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Cardiff University: Working with Translation
(18 posts, 2354 views) Posted: 297d 5h, 55m ago by eito in News
That's great to hear! I think "mainstream" vs. "non-mainstream" is the first and most important dichotomy here, too. Importantly, there is more than one mainstream: manga that could be described as mainstream shoujo get translate ...
Cardiff University: Working with Translation
(18 posts, 2354 views) Posted: 297d 7h, 45m ago by eito in News
Hi Matt,
I just watched the video and first of all need to express my fondness of going further than just text, as probably not too many people had a chance to read your thesis yet and a short video is just way more accessible. I got a hand on your thesis quite soon a ...
Best Josei
(155 posts, 69920 views) Posted: 1437d 17h, 46m ago by eito in Shoujo/Josei
My favorites, from the... less happy side of things:

Itaitashii Love and Blue
Free Soul
River's Edge

And this reminds me that I should get around to read Helter Skelter. \o/ ...
Interested in a Scanlation Application?
(5 posts, 1407 views) Posted: 1714d 8h, 11m ago by eito in Manga General
Hi, generally the idea sure is great, even if it would need a high level flexibility actually; e.g. I don't want to see my scans availlable to anybody but group members - the owner of the said server would definitely have access though, right. Here we got a reason ...
New Poll - Manga Price
(49 posts, 7430 views) Posted: 1717d 15h, 10m ago by eito in News
So why not get it down to the essential point: What does "relatively" mean?

1.: What do I want, good translation quality (=even readable sentences may be something great depending on the publisher, right? wink), good paper quality, good editing, redrawn sfx? ...
Five manga titles you wish were still scanlated or revived...
(815 posts, 200572 views) Posted: 1783d 6h, 30m ago by eito in Manga General
Blue (YAMAMOTO Naoki)
Watching TV All the Time Makes You Stupid ...
Your Favorite Manga of all time (or maybe top 5)
(639 posts, 155767 views) Posted: 2002d 13h, 12m ago by eito in Manga General
Without order

Eden: It's an Endless World!
Endo Hiroki Tanpenshuu - Really needs to be mentioned separately, just too great

For shounen stuff problay HunterXHunter ...
Village Idiot Scanlations is recruiting!
(42 posts, 8244 views) Posted: 2137d 15h, 27m ago by eito in Recruitment
Recruiting all positions again, mainly typesetters!

check out: ...
New Poll - Episodic vs. Continuous
(13 posts, 1743 views) Posted: 2162d 4h, 19m ago by eito in News
as i understand it, episodic means that everything comes down to the original setting after the story, and the 'episodes' are shorter, like some chaps, not like 100 or something for the chimera arc in hxh. example would be gintama or detective conan, ...
Village Idiot Scanlations is recruiting!
(42 posts, 8244 views) Posted: 2167d 9h, 40m ago by eito in Recruitment
We're still in need of cleaners and translators! ...
What song are you listening to RIGHT NOW?
(4987 posts, 395693 views) Posted: 2200d 11h, 14m ago by eito in Music
dmx - where da hood at ...
Village Idiot Scanlations is recruiting!
(42 posts, 8244 views) Posted: 2222d 20h, 41m ago by eito in Recruitment
Currently in need of cleaners!!! We can train you, so no need to be particularly expirienced.
Joining (as said before) via or our irc-channel

for details go to ->
our current (a ...
(14 posts, 1727 views) Posted: 2250d 3h, 1m ago by eito in I'm Looking For...
try solanin
its heavy, but not dark
anyway any works of that author are great biggrin

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