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why is the gap between scanlations and actual chapter that big?

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snitch
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2:48 am, Aug 30 2011
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why is the gap between scanlations and actual chapter that big?

i'm not trying to balme the scanlation goups
i'm gratfull to them i realy am

but i was just wondering why the gap is that big
this manga is just great and i want to continue reading regulary if it would be posible even dayly...
is it that there arent enough translatorsconfused
or not enough intresset?


mattai
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3:15 am, Aug 30 2011
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Isn't this manga being released like once a week by the group scanlating it? That's pretty good as it is, and I'm not sure where you're getting this idea that non-daily releases implies a lack of interest...

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3:21 am, Aug 30 2011
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It's not necessarily lack of interest you also have to think of when did the group pick up this series and how many others they are scanning as well. If there were already a ton of chapters out before you start scanning it's gonna take a while to catch up. Just be patient and thankful that their group is putting the time and effort to put out a good series at a steady pace.

tsubasa22
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3:30 am, Aug 30 2011
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Scanlating is not as easy at it first seems.
I suggest that you just wait.

Pikapu
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LOL WOW, are you freakin` serious? This series is one of the most frequently-released series I've seen. You're really impatient. o_o

And asking something like this isn't really allowed anyway~

P.S...... Even scanlators have LIVES!

Oops, misread. But still. My point stands!

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3:55 am, Aug 30 2011
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Doesn't look like people entirely get what he's asking. Either it wasn't immediately being scanlated after the series first started and got quite a back up or sometimes staff disappear and scanlating gets haulted. It's being released weekly now, but because it was a long time before someone picked it up, it's not anywhere near the current chapter. And weekly is rather good for this series, I've seen the raws and they involve a good deal of large redraws. Not too many people have the dedication to keep doing that week-to-week.

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well, it could just be that they started doing it late, like when there were 20 volumes and they release a ch. a week. i think this series also releases weekly in a magazine, so that's probably why it seems like the gap will never close. but u can always join the group and help streamline releases. ^^

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4:26 am, Aug 30 2011
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Probably because the manga came out in 2000 and they STARTED in 2008. Herp derp.

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I'll lock this before it gets any more hot in here

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