|New Poll - Skipping to the End
(20 posts, 304 views) Posted: 1d 22h, 10m ago by GGpX in News
The only time I've skipped to the end is with raw volumes I've bought.
When I'm actually reading the series, I never skipped to the end. ...
|New Poll - Bad Scanlations
(55 posts, 1927 views) Posted: 51d 18h, 40m ago by GGpX in News
It's not better than no release at all because if the scanlation is noticeably bad, then it's distracting. There are plenty of series I've skipped out on reading because the groups doing them were (or still are) terrible. ...
(30 posts, 5897 views) Posted: 358d 18h, 48m ago by GGpX in Recruitment
Also willing to exchange scans for good redraws.
Basically, I buy & scan something you want, you redraw for me. ...
|New Poll - Turn for the Worse
(17 posts, 1495 views) Posted: 407d 19h, 10m ago by GGpX in News
I ended up reading Rah Xephon volume 3, which is probably one of the absolute worst volumes of any manga I've ever read, so I guess I file in the first option. ...
|New Poll - Paid Manga
(50 posts, 3814 views) Posted: 527d 12h, 29m ago by GGpX in News
I own a lot of mangas. An embarrassingly high amount.
Not only just in English, but in Japanese & in French too.
I also own close to 15 artbooks as well. ...
(30 posts, 5897 views) Posted: 543d 20h, 44m ago by GGpX in Recruitment
Monthly bump. ...
(30 posts, 5897 views) Posted: 589d 0h, 8m ago by GGpX in Recruitment
Bump, yo. ...
(30 posts, 5897 views) Posted: 625d 20h, 4m ago by GGpX in Recruitment
|Why is Crunchyroll a scanlator group?
(47 posts, 7800 views) Posted: 641d 21h, 59m ago by GGpX in Suggestions & Bugs
Quote from Chaoskitty
Threads like this make me want to quit scanlations. We don't scan so you little cheap-asses don't have to buy things. We scan so we can share new series so you can go buy other series and items from the mangakas.
CR is a ...
|Why is Crunchyroll a scanlator group?
(47 posts, 7800 views) Posted: 642d 6h, 17m ago by GGpX in Suggestions & Bugs
Crunchy Roll's scan quality suck, but I'm fully supportive of them being listed here.
They discourage English scanlations by doing their series? Boo fucking hoo. ...
(30 posts, 5897 views) Posted: 645d 7h, 48m ago by GGpX in Recruitment
(30 posts, 5897 views) Posted: 658d 22h, 7m ago by GGpX in Recruitment
I'm in need of editors.
A lot of projects stalled because I don't have anyone to clean atm. ...
|Help getting out of print raw manga
(12 posts, 1274 views) Posted: 673d 20h, 58m ago by GGpX in Manga General
I've bought my fair share (Probably over 600 now) of books over the years, but the best way is to have a contact in Japan buy the books for you & ship them. Save for that, I use:
You tell 'em what you want, they ...
|Fast-paced action manga?
(14 posts, 1317 views) Posted: 688d 22h, 35m ago by GGpX in I'm Looking For...
Shark Skin Man and Peach Hip Girl should be right up your alley. ...
|What type of Manga releases would you prefer??
(8 posts, 634 views) Posted: 748d 21h, 27m ago by GGpX in Manga General
I release volumes because while it's a lot of work, it's more enjoyable to read when done. ...
|translators and cleaners needed for kill la kill
(2 posts, 396 views) Posted: 750d 9h, 54m ago by GGpX in Recruitment
You already have a thread for your group.
Bump that one instead of creating a new one. ...
|New Poll - Time Spent
(23 posts, 1823 views) Posted: 758d 2h, 46m ago by GGpX in News
Easily 40+, assuming "general scanlation work" is included.
If not, then 2-5 hours max. ...
|Have You Ever Tried Going Without Manga?
(64 posts, 4470 views) Posted: 775d 6h, 42m ago by GGpX in Manga General
I'm actually more addicted to scanlating manga than actually reading it. ...
(121 posts, 7827 views) Posted: 779d 20h, 43m ago by GGpX in Chatter Box
I used to be a heavy sleeper and could sleep through a lot, not I wake up for the smallest of things. ...
|Which side of the bed do you sleep on?
(34 posts, 2070 views) Posted: 779d 20h, 44m ago by GGpX in Chatter Box
I sleep on a couch and my bed has nobody on it.
(I'm more comfortable on a coach than I am on a bed) ...
|New Poll - Hardest to Scanlate
(28 posts, 2959 views) Posted: 793d 10h, 55m ago by GGpX in News
Seinen/Josei because the many Guesslators who call themselves "Translators" have a harder time looking up the kanji one by one in their dictionaries and thus make awful translations. ...
|Would I be arrested if i tell that i worked years as translator as a hobby?
(8 posts, 1100 views) Posted: 803d 23h, 11m ago by GGpX in Recruitment
There's nothing illegal with saying you translated things freely on your free time.
The illegal part would be mentioning that those translations were used for the distribution of copyrighted material in foreign languages. ...
|Ever met up IRL with someone you met online?
(112 posts, 9490 views) Posted: 806d 4h, 44m ago by GGpX in Chatter Box
A couple of times, actually. Yeah. ...
|New Poll - Scanlation Anger
(138 posts, 13990 views) Posted: 842d 6h, 45m ago by GGpX in News
My anger comes from not having enough good staff.
[Whoops, not a direct answer to the person above, just pressed the wrong button] ...
(30 posts, 5897 views) Posted: 895d 1h, 26m ago by GGpX in Recruitment
If interested, PM me. ...