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If you were a villain from a manga, what kind would you be?
Destroyer of the world
Ruler or tyrant
Creator of chaos
Random or psychotic
Strategist or mastermind
Brute or strongman
Corrupter
Terrorist
Secretive or deceptive
Basic jerk
Bad villain (try to do evil but fail so hard and end up doing good)
Cult leader
Assassin
A minion
 
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Being Licensed!
(1 posts, 266 views) Posted: 106d 15h, 41m ago by thevampirate in Dungeon ni Deai o Motomeru no wa Machigatte Iru Darou ka
I'm glad it wasn't cruncyroll who got the license. I just hope they release 5-6 volumes a year to keep pace with the Japanese releases. I am frustrated that they limit SAO releases to 1 volume every 4 months and their quality is not higher than their sca ...
New Poll - First Fandom
(27 posts, 1115 views) Posted: 108d 5h, 23m ago by thevampirate in News
first i saw a bunch of anime toonami but that's not what really got me into the fandom; what eventually lead me to manga was the Ranma 1/2 anime. As i only had up to akane loosing her memories I went online to find more and found the Ranma project (wh ...
New Poll - Sexism
(159 posts, 8560 views) Posted: 128d 19h, 38m ago by thevampirate in News
The thing i find funny about this poll is the worst sexist things (the rape ones) that are in manga are almost solely in shoujo manga. It is fair to admit in manga for young boys girls often play a smaller point however men in shoujo manga often face the exact same " ...
New Poll - Favorite Narrative
(13 posts, 660 views) Posted: 143d 6h, 2m ago by thevampirate in News
there's plenty of series I read but wouldn't buy. reading online series like stealing the mag Raws instead of volumes, because that's really who is losing the most from scanlation. If you honestly really enjoy a series you should support it but you a ...
New Poll - Paid Manga
(50 posts, 2117 views) Posted: 149d 22h, 12m ago by thevampirate in News
I personally wouldn't mind supporting crunchy roll if they improved their quality. they seem more interested in preventing people from getting their scans than providing good service. Is it that hard to make a usable reader? ...
New Poll - Aggregate Sites
(40 posts, 1789 views) Posted: 325d 6h, 23m ago by thevampirate in News
man if this poll was around a few years ago we'd see way different numbers. I used to always download and compile full volumes for easier reading but now I feel caught up on manga and dont need to go through 50 volumes of every good series and i just ...
Group Links Update 2
(45 posts, 5258 views) Posted: 416d 8h, 8m ago by thevampirate in News
Have the scanlators doing series under the DMCA takedown been told which of their series are keeping them from having links? I don't know if there is a way to keep it quiet and protect the scanlators. I know if I was in a group blocked I would at least like an ...
HELP i am looking for this exhibitionism manga!
(3 posts, 1558 views) Posted: 699d 18h, 3m ago by thevampirate in Adult (18+)
are you looking for hentai or an actual manga? if it was hentai you just described the plots to like all the pr0nz ...
The Curious Case of Ichigo 100% and Sket Dance
(8 posts, 1516 views) Posted: 700d 3h, 32m ago by thevampirate in Shounen/Seinen
I really dont think either of those manga are spiritual successors to the ones you mentioned since they are all written by different authors. If you said fairy tail was a spiritual successor to rave master i might have bought it. just because 2 manga by 2 completely diff ...
Merry Christmas 2012
(16 posts, 3307 views) Posted: 763d 4h, 26m ago by thevampirate in News
and merry Christmas to you too lambchopsil ...
New Poll - Asian Characters
(46 posts, 5511 views) Posted: 842d 0h, 6m ago by thevampirate in News
To be honest it really seems like they kidnapped a whole bunch of Europeans at birth and raised them as Japanese. It really becomes more apparent when you have either all or half 'white' people in the manga and they look exactly like everyone else ...
New Poll - Unwanted Pairing
(38 posts, 4885 views) Posted: 856d 17h, 24m ago by thevampirate in News
I like most Jump romance series however Ichigo 100% really pissed me off. I wish i knew he who he would end up with at the beginning and i would have dropped the series right there. At least the anime has him paired up with the main chick. On the other hand a ser ...
New Poll - Paper Quality
(16 posts, 2045 views) Posted: 863d 15h, 53m ago by thevampirate in News
no one is bad qualtiy is fine and the other just doesnt care. one would buy and the other might not. ...
New Poll - Scanlation Ethics
(80 posts, 9980 views) Posted: 870d 12h, 9m ago by thevampirate in News
I'm sorry but that's mostly BS. First of all we are pirating their intellectual property, no ands, ifs or buts about it. Our ability to get the material out there is hinged upon readers being able to find it, and they can easily shut down public access to the materia ...
New Poll - Scanlation Ethics
(80 posts, 9980 views) Posted: 871d 1h, 25m ago by thevampirate in News
the question is about distributing and scanlating not the readers. personally i think it is not immoral or ethically wrong despite being illegal. If the companies that obtained the licences had half a brain they could either shutdown scanlation on a massive scale and force ...
New Poll - Bad Parts of Manga
(38 posts, 3353 views) Posted: 891d 18h, 48m ago by thevampirate in News
what kills me is when manga just goes on and on and on without advancing the plot much. Bleach and even some OP arcs really have trouble with this sometimes. I felt like the entire mermaid arc was 10 times as long as it needed to be. they were all 100x as strong ...
Muda Scantrad Drops Rosario + Vampire II
(93 posts, 5045 views) Posted: 1074d 17h, 4m ago by thevampirate in News
preemptively dropping a series because other groups got a C&D? how is that a proper reaction? RHS did a legally sound action by announcing that they were no longer in violation of the digital millennium copyright act essentially covering their asses. whats w ...
DMCA Notice of Copyright Infringement - Beelzebub & Bakuman
(180 posts, 13652 views) Posted: 1075d 18h, 53m ago by thevampirate in News
no editing manga is like making a parody or editing any other image. On the other hand distributing (or even linking to sites that distribute) copyrighted or licensed material is piracy and can be a felony offence, but just editing it is fine. On the other hand they might be ...
DMCA Notice of Copyright Infringement - Beelzebub & Bakuman
(180 posts, 13652 views) Posted: 1075d 19h, 17m ago by thevampirate in News
Its not actually news but I think that this is a great news post because it shows other groups how to properly deal with DCMA / C&D notices. They specifically point out that Scanlating is 100% legal however distribution of the scanlations is piracy (ie. illegal). The ...
MangaStream Drops VIZ Media Licensed Series
(170 posts, 16571 views) Posted: 1079d 13h, 52m ago by thevampirate in News
What ever happened to the age old system of starting a new group with new names and a new site when someone slaps a C&D on you. the system works in our favor sometimes. play the system, each group is a entirely different entity and every group need ...
Why Manga Publishing Is Dying (And How It Could Get Better)
(53 posts, 5010 views) Posted: 1097d 16h, 0m ago by thevampirate in News
actually both Scanlations and Raws hurt the both the Japaneese and American manga industry. most aggregrators and places to find raw manga dont block Japanese IP addresses, so people in japan are reading manga online instead of buying volumes or maga ...
Why Manga Publishing Is Dying (And How It Could Get Better)
(53 posts, 5010 views) Posted: 1098d 15h, 10m ago by thevampirate in News
the solution is simple, keep doing the old stuff since stopping it would kill the industry but start with suing the aggregators into oblivion (millions of dollars on top of shutting them down so no one else would think to do that again sends a nice message). Once the aggreg ...
New Poll - IRC Usage
(21 posts, 1115 views) Posted: 1136d 23h, 25m ago by thevampirate in News
its good for staff communications but not great for much else. the time of using IRC is long gone. the community used to be secretive and IRC was great for that but that time has passed. websites, forums and terrible online readers now reign supreme (until C& ...
Mangacurse Is Done
(64 posts, 3490 views) Posted: 1137d 2h, 6m ago by thevampirate in News
for every one that goes a new one takes its place. scans aren't really stopping and groups who arent super fast end up dieing out. ...
New Poll - Manga in E-Book Format
(17 posts, 1011 views) Posted: 1150d 10h, 44m ago by thevampirate in News
i have an iPad and my dad has a kindle so i have used both and reading with an E-Reader is not nearly as good as paper. IF ebooks were free or at a significantly reduced price i would concider downloading them but i would still rather read it with CDisplay on my la ...

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