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User avatar #819460 - RedJoker (11/13/2013) [-]
So im about to start watching Another and I was wondering if i should watch episode 0 first because some shows have those episodes for later on in the series. right?
User avatar #819467 to #819460 - yusay ONLINE (11/13/2013) [-]
Episode 0 is just a special.

Also don't expect any way to solve the mystery.
User avatar #819463 to #819460 - jakeandhistoe (11/13/2013) [-]
Save it for after the series.
User avatar #819462 to #819460 - makotoitou (11/13/2013) [-]
Don't. Another is suppose to be a mystery and episode 0 is basically a wrap up.
#819464 to #819462 - RedJoker (11/13/2013) [-]
Alright Thanks
Alright Thanks
User avatar #819424 - djbagboy (11/12/2013) [-]
Hey guys I have this memory of these two anime's I seen a long time ago.
One ended with I think a battle on a castle roof, and then the characters drove away talking in a car, happy. It was day time/ evening.
And the other one was a scene where a young boy is looking for his dad or something and then in the end his dad covers the boy with his body to save him from falling debris and he dies.
I know this isn't very descriptive, sorry.
#819450 to #819424 - anonymous (11/12/2013) [-]
Honestly, the first one sounds like Monty Python's The Holy Grail
#819448 to #819424 - varuna (11/12/2013) [-]
Yeah, I'm pretty sure it is Rave Master.

User avatar #819435 to #819424 - varuna (11/12/2013) [-]
Second one I think is Heroman.
User avatar #819438 to #819435 - djbagboy (11/12/2013) [-]
I don't think so, I watched it when I was a lot younger. But thank you
User avatar #819439 to #819438 - varuna (11/12/2013) [-]
How much younger would help..
User avatar #819440 to #819439 - djbagboy (11/12/2013) [-]
I can't place an age. But early 2000's. Before 2006 I know.
I think both of the anime's were of an older style, somewhat like Cowbot Bebop. But not that old.
User avatar #819441 to #819440 - varuna (11/12/2013) [-]
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Go through most of these, I will help for as long as I can and after work if we still haven't found the series.
User avatar #819442 to #819441 - djbagboy (11/12/2013) [-]
Thank you a lot. It's been bugging me for a while now.
User avatar #819427 to #819424 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Is the first Gintama?
User avatar #819459 to #819427 - yeorgh (11/13/2013) [-]
User avatar #819431 to #819427 - djbagboy (11/12/2013) [-]
I saw that scene a long time ago. Over 5 or so years. I don't think it was Gintama, but it may be.
And I think the second one might be Hunter X Hunter. Am I right?
User avatar #819480 to #819431 - jettom ONLINE (11/13/2013) [-]
Second one is certainly NOT Hunter x Hunter as he has yet to find his father.
User avatar #819433 to #819431 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Gintama started airing in 2006.

Ask Jettom.
#819422 - harrypness (11/12/2013) [-]
MLP is better than low life anime
User avatar #819434 to #819422 - ImmaAnteater (11/12/2013) [-]
But at least we don't fuck horses.
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User avatar #819436 to #819434 - harrypness (11/12/2013) [-]
ill do it to you
User avatar #819425 to #819422 - varuna (11/12/2013) [-]
Black Lagoon - Abuse Scene
What about high life anime?

Maybe this will change your mind.
User avatar #819430 to #819425 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Don't reply to them.
User avatar #819432 to #819430 - varuna (11/12/2013) [-]
But I want to, he just said anime isn't too gay to watch. He means that it isn't gay, since he has already contradicted himself I won't reply anymore.
User avatar #819426 to #819425 - harrypness (11/12/2013) [-]
eww no anime is too gay to watch
User avatar #819428 to #819426 - varuna (11/12/2013) [-]
But you didn't watch it. D=
User avatar #819429 to #819428 - harrypness (11/12/2013) [-]
yes i did
User avatar #819415 - british (11/12/2013) [-]
I haven't watched k-on yet but keep seeing it everywhere. is it that good?
User avatar #819701 to #819415 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/13/2013) [-]
I don't think so. It's "cute girls doing cute things" at its best/worst (depending on your perspective) without any substance or story behind it. The animation is well done, but that's about it.
User avatar #819469 to #819415 - funkyspot (11/13/2013) [-]
In my memory it's just a blurry mess of plotless cute animated girls eating cake and barely playing any music, and while in theory I should have hated it, I enjoyed it...
Would never watch it again though
I'd recommenced watching an episode online to see if it either drives you crazy or tickles your fuzzy part of the brain
#819447 to #819415 - bababadsheep (11/12/2013) [-]
Read the 4koma on your mobile device. It will take less time, plus the story goes farther as far as I know.    
And you control the pacing of cute girls doing cute things. But the music is pretty good catchy, so maybe you should watch it instead.   
Sample of the music: www.youtube.com/watch?v=xUOZjeDbRbM
Read the 4koma on your mobile device. It will take less time, plus the story goes farther as far as I know.

And you control the pacing of cute girls doing cute things. But the music is pretty good catchy, so maybe you should watch it instead.

Sample of the music: www.youtube.com/watch?v=xUOZjeDbRbM
User avatar #819513 to #819447 - greenstrongworld (11/13/2013) [-]
Okay I keep seeing her and a green hair girl and a blue hair girl together. What anime are they from? I'm guessing it would be in the comedy genre.
#820246 to #819513 - bababadsheep (11/13/2013) [-]
Boku no Image Search
Boku no Image Search

#819421 to #819415 - fargtwo (11/12/2013) [-]
Watch this for 22 minutes. That's a pretty accurate summary of an episode of K-On. It's not bad by any means (I watched an entire season of it) but it sure as hell ain't good either.
Watch this for 22 minutes. That's a pretty accurate summary of an episode of K-On. It's not bad by any means (I watched an entire season of it) but it sure as hell ain't good either.
User avatar #819420 to #819415 - alleksi ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
cute girls doing cute things
User avatar #819418 to #819415 - Rei ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
It's fun. I like your username.
User avatar #819417 to #819415 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Didn't really like it.
User avatar #819414 - harrypness (11/12/2013) [-]
anime is for faggots
#819409 - cactuspantsftw (11/12/2013) [-]
did somebody say ponies?
User avatar #819411 to #819410 - cactuspantsftw (11/12/2013) [-]
**cactuspantsftw rolls 187**
#819404 - powneriffic (11/12/2013) [-]
I want it to happen
I know you want it to happen
don't lie yourself
#819419 to #819404 - fargtwo (11/12/2013) [-]
All I want for Christmas is Tank Witches.
#819456 to #819419 - varuna (11/13/2013) [-]
All I want for Christmas is House of Five Leaves and Gunslinger Girl Omnibus, only $214 at Book Depository. Seems like I'll be happy..
User avatar #819443 to #819419 - powneriffic (11/12/2013) [-]
oh shit its a bad thing to have this much want
#819449 to #819443 - fargtwo (11/12/2013) [-]
They're canon too.
User avatar #819455 to #819449 - charac (11/13/2013) [-]
Strike Witches just moved up a lot on my to-read/watch-list
User avatar #819461 to #819455 - fargtwo (11/13/2013) [-]
They're never shown in the anime, but I think one of the mangas focuses on them. Tanabata could tell you more.
User avatar #819472 to #819461 - charac (11/13/2013) [-]
There is more than one manga ? Sweet.
Is the anime a good point to start ?
#819489 to #819472 - fargtwo (11/13/2013) [-]
Yes. I think Tank Witches show up in the Witches of Africa manga.
User avatar #819490 to #819489 - charac (11/13/2013) [-]
Much obliged
User avatar #819453 to #819449 - bababadsheep (11/13/2013) [-]
I didn't know how much I needed this until just now.
#819412 to #819404 - senjougahara (11/12/2013) [-]
What the fuck is the point of the track links?
User avatar #819466 to #819412 - killerliquid (11/13/2013) [-]
User avatar #819416 to #819412 - powneriffic (11/12/2013) [-]
the question isn't who will let me
but who will stop me
#819405 to #819404 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
How do those legs even work?
User avatar #819391 - iexcitenerds (11/12/2013) [-]
please recommend me a funny anime with lots of plot ^_^
inb4 boku no picorino and all that shit
User avatar #819451 to #819391 - makotoitou (11/13/2013) [-]
School Days
#819351 - herecomesjohnny (11/12/2013) [-]
Macross Frontier movies. Worthless? Not worthless? As useless to watch as a recap episode? Anyone regret/not regret the time spent? or just eh
User avatar #819401 to #819351 - bababadsheep (11/12/2013) [-]
What cpsweatpants said.
User avatar #819402 to #819401 - herecomesjohnny (11/12/2013) [-]
well that sounds bland...no new songs or spacefights?
User avatar #819403 to #819402 - herecomesjohnny (11/12/2013) [-]
uh, ok, nevermind then..
User avatar #819388 to #819351 - cptsweatpants (11/12/2013) [-]
It's like playing Mass Effect on a different route.
#819382 to #819351 - alleksi ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Watch and find out. Movies ain't long
#819385 to #819382 - herecomesjohnny (11/12/2013) [-]
but that's exactly 4 hours just because apparently they don't have the open sky ending, might as well ask if the rest is good
but that's exactly 4 hours just because apparently they don't have the open sky ending, might as well ask if the rest is good
User avatar #819290 to #819189 - kninee (11/12/2013) [-]
Reminds me, I need to watch Love Live and Idolm@ster.
User avatar #819298 to #819290 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
Gotta watch Idolmaster as well, only for Makoto and whoever Kugimiya is voicing.
#819485 to #819298 - xaerooo (11/13/2013) [-]
forehead here is the one you're looking for
User avatar #819486 to #819485 - yeorgh (11/13/2013) [-]
Yeah her, Iori.
#819498 to #819486 - xaerooo (11/13/2013) [-]
shes a good character, she has one of the best stories actually, its too bad they didnt put it in the anime
but who says we're watching aidoru shows for the story
User avatar #819500 to #819498 - yeorgh (11/13/2013) [-]
Plus Kugimiya.
#819502 to #819500 - xaerooo (11/13/2013) [-]
i felt terrible for thinking she was gonna be another stereotypical tsundere, i was mistaken
User avatar #819503 to #819502 - yeorgh (11/13/2013) [-]
It's a shame she gets cased as a midget flat chested tsundere when she can do other characters amazingly.
#819446 to #819298 - burnako (11/12/2013) [-]
>only for makoto

Good taste as always.
User avatar #819454 to #819446 - makotoitou (11/13/2013) [-]
Yeah I'm pretty good.
User avatar #819307 to #819298 - kninee (11/12/2013) [-]
So... what are Idol shows exactly?
User avatar #819325 to #819307 - thekame (11/12/2013) [-]
training, dancing, singing, moe, thighs.
User avatar #819312 to #819307 - communistlover (11/12/2013) [-]
Training, dancing, singing.

That's about it.
User avatar #819316 to #819312 - kninee (11/12/2013) [-]
I gotta say, that sounds like hell.
User avatar #819317 to #819316 - communistlover (11/12/2013) [-]
I'd say unless you actually like the characters, or the songs, then you probably won't enjoy it.
User avatar #819322 to #819317 - kninee (11/12/2013) [-]
Well, at least they actually sing.
User avatar #819323 to #819322 - communistlover (11/12/2013) [-]
That's why I enjoyed Love Live.

Plus, the tsundere pianist was best girl.
User avatar #819344 to #819323 - thekame (11/12/2013) [-]
>best girl
>not nico nico
User avatar #819352 to #819344 - kninee (11/12/2013) [-]
Nico Nico is black right?
She's the main reason I want to watch it. She looks like a sadist, from the picture I saw of her at least.
User avatar #819356 to #819352 - thekame (11/12/2013) [-]
ye, she's the best.
User avatar #819324 to #819323 - kninee (11/12/2013) [-]
The blonde one is the tsundere, isn't she?
#819340 to #819324 - communistlover (11/12/2013) [-]
I mean this beauty.

I believe the blonde was tsundere as well.
#819345 to #819340 - kninee (11/12/2013) [-]
Awesome, black is still the main reason I'm watching it though.
#819377 to #819345 - synthuz **User deleted account** (11/12/2013) [-]
She looks pretty good from the pictures I've seen from her
User avatar #819314 to #819312 - communistlover (11/12/2013) [-]
Just add in the respecting amount of drama, comedy, romance, and whatever other genres they want into those three points.
User avatar #819310 to #819307 - kninee (11/12/2013) [-]
Nvm I'll figure that out tomorrow.
User avatar #819285 to #819189 - communistlover (11/12/2013) [-]
What's with the sudden surge of idol anime?
User avatar #819294 to #819285 - thekame (11/12/2013) [-]
User avatar #819296 to #819294 - communistlover (11/12/2013) [-]
I'm confused.

Are you mocking the spelling or the usage?
User avatar #819297 to #819296 - thekame (11/12/2013) [-]
the usage
User avatar #819299 to #819297 - communistlover (11/12/2013) [-]
Alright, care to explain?
User avatar #819303 to #819299 - thekame (11/12/2013) [-]
there are 2 idol shows this season, the last 2 seasons didn't have any. 2 shows in 3 seasons is hardly a "surge".
User avatar #819302 to #819299 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
It's not a surge is what he means, it's been going on for a while.
User avatar #819306 to #819302 - thekame (11/12/2013) [-]
it hardy has, idol shows have always been and still are extremely infrequent. they do sell good though.
User avatar #819320 to #819306 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
This season has two, summer had none, spring had two, winter last season had three.
User avatar #819328 to #819320 - thekame (11/12/2013) [-]
every season has 30 shows nowadays, they are still infrequent by comparison.
User avatar #819330 to #819328 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
It's still a lot more than it used to be.
User avatar #819335 to #819330 - thekame (11/12/2013) [-]
there's a lot more anime than there used to be, idols isn't the rising star among the genre, there aren't any.
User avatar #819338 to #819335 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
That's because you can't pump out idol shit out of nowhere as fast as you can just adapt a LN or a manga.
User avatar #819342 to #819338 - thekame (11/12/2013) [-]
glad that we can agree on that.
User avatar #819336 to #819335 - thekame (11/12/2013) [-]
User avatar #819334 to #819330 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
Especially for something that relies on almost no plot as idol shit.
User avatar #819286 to #819285 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
It sells, a lot.
User avatar #819287 to #819286 - communistlover (11/12/2013) [-]
Ah, duh.

Well, I guess I'll watch it.
User avatar #819292 to #819287 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
Like, you can do a piece of shit but put idol as the main theme and you got guaranteed sales.
#819260 to #819189 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
KyoAni's fw they keep making shit
#819276 to #819260 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
It's more like this.
It's more like this.
User avatar #819318 to #819276 - alleksi ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
But KnK is a commercial flop. Tamako market probably barely broke even. Their success rate is like 50%.
User avatar #819347 to #819318 - thekame (11/12/2013) [-]
>KnK is a commercial flop
just like free! would supposedly be, right?
User avatar #819407 to #819358 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
At this same point Free was doing just as well as KnK.
#819423 to #819407 - varuna (11/12/2013) [-]
If Kyoukai no Kanata is a 'commerical flop', I hope it remains that way.
User avatar #819370 to #819358 - thekame (11/12/2013) [-]
yes, I know free! broke the manebi line, but when episode 6 of jut got released it was still under the manabi line by a huge margin, around 500 preorders IIRC, yet look were it is now. What I'm trying to say is that we won't know how well it's selling until the actual BD release.
User avatar #819350 to #819347 - alleksi ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
The Amazon preorder figures are looking fucking terrible, and those are a fairly good indicative of how a show does. Last time I checked it was doing worse than Nichijou.

By this time Free! had really good preorder figures.
User avatar #819353 to #819350 - thekame (11/12/2013) [-]
I haven't been paying attention this season, but IIRC, free! was still below a 1000 preorders at this point.
User avatar #819408 to #819353 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
It was. I remember I only heard of it skyrocketing around episode 8 or 9.
User avatar #819326 to #819318 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
That's what happens when you try to do something you're bad at, and i bet the sales went up after that last episode, and with how much Free! sold they can afford to fuck up once or twice to test what they can and can't do to sell.
User avatar #819279 to #819276 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
Making shit and making money aren't mutually exclusive endeavors in Japan.
User avatar #819282 to #819279 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
KyoAni is an expert at doing both.
User avatar #819284 to #819282 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
It's one of their main selling points, in addition to moeblob and sameface.
#819225 to #819189 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Nice, looking forward to it.   
Also it's just shorts.
Nice, looking forward to it.

Also it's just shorts.
User avatar #819226 to #819225 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
And Free was just a commercial years ago, what's your point?
User avatar #819227 to #819226 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Free was a light novel submitted for a KyoAni competition, same as this, but Free wasn't a spinoff nor based on a short. It's just some shorts.
User avatar #819230 to #819227 - thatnigger (11/12/2013) [-]
Can anything be a light novel in Japan?
User avatar #819331 to #819230 - alleksi ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Light novels are just novels for people with short attention span and shitty taste.
User avatar #819309 to #819230 - thekame (11/12/2013) [-]
anything can be a light novel anywhere as long as it's released in light novel format.
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User avatar #819229 to #819227 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
And when they see the popularity it'll have (and it will be popular because the japs eat idol shit) they'll make their own since it's what it sells right now, and then they'll move on to doing fujoshit idol shit.
User avatar #819233 to #819229 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
You are just so negative and pessimistic.
User avatar #819235 to #819233 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
How's that being negative? i'm being realistic.
User avatar #819238 to #819235 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
They're just chibi web shorts.
#819241 to #819238 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
I'm just saying what will happen in the future, nothing related to Kanata.
#819257 to #819241 - alleksi ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
I'm just saying what will happen in the future   
for sure, that's a pretty easy statement to make. But I don't see how this is going to be indicative of that.    
Well there's wake up, girls next season. Practically the same thing since it's by Yamamoto.
I'm just saying what will happen in the future
for sure, that's a pretty easy statement to make. But I don't see how this is going to be indicative of that.

Well there's wake up, girls next season. Practically the same thing since it's by Yamamoto.
User avatar #819261 to #819257 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
Like KyoAni doesn't just pander to whatever sells the most, they already did fujoshit, it's obvious they're going to do idol shit next.
User avatar #819263 to #819261 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
Hell they tried to go dark action like Monogatari but that blew up in their face since they suck dick at action now so they changed tactics.
User avatar #819273 to #819263 - alleksi ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
They changed it because the story is shit
User avatar #819281 to #819273 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
And who's fault is that?
User avatar #819289 to #819281 - alleksi ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Mostly theirs. I think they're trying to pump out as much anime as possible in order to stay relevant, though I don't mind it if KnK is going to end up being less serious from now on considering that's what they do better. and I wouldn't say that they can't do action, the action is fine, the story is shit.
User avatar #819231 to #819229 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
OH, i can see it already, Free! S2 idol episode, i'm calling it right now.
#819208 to #819189 - thatnigger (11/12/2013) [-]
This image has expired
Alleksi, you still ganna watch it?
User avatar #819211 to #819208 - alleksi ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
if they're going to be uploaded to nyaa and they're shorts then why not. I'm watching miss monochrome and that's quite the shithole too
User avatar #819209 to #819208 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
He loved Free!, of course he's watching it.
#819207 to #819189 - alleksi ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
chibi web shorts   
my god the world is coming to an end
chibi web shorts

my god the world is coming to an end
User avatar #819193 to #819189 - nippuhl (11/12/2013) [-]
It's only a short so it's not like it's a huge deal.
User avatar #819210 to #819193 - jakeandhistoe (11/12/2013) [-]
It can only escalate from here.
User avatar #819200 to #819193 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
And Free! started on youtube.
User avatar #819192 to #819189 - lordketchup (11/12/2013) [-]
ain't that something
User avatar #819183 - psykobear (11/12/2013) [-]
Anyone got that one pic from that one anime where the guy gestures to a butterfly, asking, "Is this a pigeon?"
User avatar #819190 to #819183 - nippuhl (11/12/2013) [-]
I know you got your answer
User avatar #819195 to #819190 - psykobear (11/12/2013) [-]
I use Bing and it didn't show up. I got images of pigeons.
User avatar #819216 to #819195 - Riukanojutsu (11/12/2013) [-]
>I use bing

theres your problem
User avatar #819218 to #819216 - psykobear (11/12/2013) [-]
I never have any problems with it. I just think that it is a bandwagon to hate it for no reason, such as Comic Sans.
This was the first image I couldn't find.
User avatar #819219 to #819218 - Riukanojutsu (11/12/2013) [-]
not really
google is just superior in about every possible way
User avatar #819220 to #819219 - psykobear (11/12/2013) [-]
I mostly don;t use Google anymore because of the way they've been trying to connect everything and fuck it all up, and this was before the Youtube Google + thing.
User avatar #819201 to #819195 - sarcasticrunner (11/12/2013) [-]
not using dogpile

User avatar #819202 to #819201 - psykobear (11/12/2013) [-]
I had never heard of it until now.
User avatar #819203 to #819202 - sarcasticrunner (11/12/2013) [-]
plebness fixed
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User avatar #819164 - bonkii (11/12/2013) [-]
[HorribleSubs] Hunter X Hunter - 104 [720p].mkv
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thekame, yyh, mattmuch, kot, lawuser, notxiro, thatnigger, sargentcucumber, silithas, jettom, blackchild, kanata

User avatar #819194 to #819164 - bahsahka (11/12/2013) [-]
[HorribleSubs] Miss Monochrome - 07 [720p].mkv

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desmondxburton, postie, canjay, tokazakime, matoi, jakeandhistoe, gravediggernalk, mikli, luxflamma, snowghost, notnotnot, igenatius, skittlesareepic, oshily, jettom, nippuhl, dbdeano, himeko, holsety, mystsnow

User avatar #819457 to #819194 - yusay ONLINE (11/13/2013) [-]
[Anime-Koi] Tokyo Ravens - 06 [h264-720p][360DB4A7].mkv

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#819493 to #819457 - powneriffic (11/13/2013) [-]
oh my god, going on /m/ after an episode airs is so great
User avatar #819458 to #819457 - alleksi ONLINE (11/13/2013) [-]
User avatar #820201 to #819458 - lawuser ONLINE (11/13/2013) [-]
I know, it's fucking awful.
User avatar #820202 to #820201 - lawuser ONLINE (11/13/2013) [-]
Episode 6 I mean.
User avatar #820203 to #820202 - lawuser ONLINE (11/13/2013) [-]
All the fujoshit and gayness.
User avatar #819955 to #819515 - alleksi ONLINE (11/13/2013) [-]
User avatar #820295 to #819955 - killerliquid (11/13/2013) [-]
Oh, I think I get it (I dun have sound atm).

Is it the volume balance?
User avatar #820296 to #820295 - alleksi ONLINE (11/13/2013) [-]
Yeah that and just the overall quality/design of the effects is fucking terrible. When you can't hear other sounds like the music because the explosions are too loud then there's a problem. the distortion effect is terrible too and shouldn't be used in anything in my opinion.
User avatar #819293 to #819194 - holsety ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Time to waste 3 minutes of my time
User avatar #819167 to #819164 - sargentcucumber (11/12/2013) [-]
Why am I on this list? I never asked for this
#819168 to #819167 - bonkii (11/12/2013) [-]
There is no escape
User avatar #819170 to #819168 - sargentcucumber (11/12/2013) [-]
Or I can just block you so I won't get mentions
User avatar #819217 to #819170 - Riukanojutsu (11/12/2013) [-]
so angsty
#819176 to #819172 - communistlover (11/12/2013) [-]
>tfw bonkiii doesn't care.
>tfw bonkiii doesn't care.
#819215 to #819176 - heartsickruben (11/12/2013) [-]
That's the thing   
He never cares.
That's the thing
He never cares.
#819159 - nippuhl (11/12/2013) [-]
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Come spring, a cycling, tennis, and volleyball anime will be airing.

Change is fun.
User avatar #819264 to #819159 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
Three sports anime? Damn son, that's a lot.. Bad season for me though.
User avatar #819266 to #819264 - nippuhl (11/12/2013) [-]
There are 4 that are airing this season.
User avatar #819268 to #819266 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
I know. 3 is still a lot, even if it isn't 4.
User avatar #819228 to #819159 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
I'll probably watch the Volleyball one. Despite the fact I cycle it's a boring sport to watch, and I don't like Tennis.
User avatar #819232 to #819228 - nippuhl (11/12/2013) [-]
I used to cycle too but I had to quit.

Volleyball will be neat because I'm sure it's a first. And tennis why not, it's rare.
User avatar #819236 to #819232 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Wish there was some MMA and some real baseball anime (not watching Ace of Diamond unless it goes Sandlot or something) coming out.
User avatar #819245 to #819236 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
What's Sandlot?
User avatar #819255 to #819251 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
Oh you mean the movie, but why do you mean going Sandlot?
User avatar #819258 to #819255 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
I mean if it starts being like Sandlot.
User avatar #819269 to #819258 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
Yes but how is that? i saw that movie years ago, my memory is shitty enough as it is, only thing i remember is the dog scene and the kiss on the pool scene.
User avatar #819271 to #819269 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Comedic, characters like that, slice of life really.
User avatar #819280 to #819271 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
Oh, then you want H2 or Cross Games or anything that author has done really, his stories are like half baseball half SoL.
User avatar #819243 to #819236 - nippuhl (11/12/2013) [-]
I'm pretty sure it's gonna stay the way it is, but I'd pick it up if I were you. It's apparently going to stay like Ookiku was (I never saw it so I could be speaking out of my ass.)

I've played baseball most of my life so I'm an avid fan, seen almost all the baseball anime there is (with the exception of Princess Nine, never watching that shit.) As for MMA it seems they only care about boxing and the only franchise sticking is Ippo.
#819246 to #819243 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Like I'll ever get to Ippo soon...

Never seen Ookiku either.

Baseball, boxing and MMA are probably my favorite sports so it's disappointing to see little anime on them. I should get to some of the baseball anime out there though like One Outs.

How good is Ace of Diamond then?
User avatar #819265 to #819246 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
There's not even that many MMA manga, i've seen like three that actually focus on the MMA and they're not that popular.
User avatar #819252 to #819246 - nippuhl (11/12/2013) [-]
I only got motivated because it was airing this fall, so I started it 2 weeks before Rising. Honestly the hypest shit and it motivates you a ton. I actually got off my ass and started running and doing exercises.

As far as I can tell, for baseball One Outs is a one of a kind. If you want a serious one go for Major.

It's pretty good. You have your overzealous MC who wants to be, as the title says, the ace of the diamond. There has been literally no plot progression and we're 6 episodes in but it's still fun as fuck. Also douchey coach makes for funnier scenes tbh
User avatar #819256 to #819252 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
I think I have it downloaded but all those episodes just make me think eeeh, nah.

Might start it later this week then, but I'm already watching a lot of shows.
User avatar #819259 to #819256 - nippuhl (11/12/2013) [-]
Jettom was the one to annoy me about it too. And I'm really glad I listened to him.

I'd go for it. I went through 35 episodes in one sitting without noticing.
User avatar #819267 to #819259 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Trust me he's probably annoyed me more about it than you.

Yeah but I have AP, Academy and AICE work to do each night, so I don't have much time for anime. I usually put off everything for Friday and Saturday night.
User avatar #819270 to #819267 - nippuhl (11/12/2013) [-]
Oh I know he has, but he still did it to me.

Dunno what the last 2 are but AP is a bitch. Luckily I'm only in 2 honors classes so I still have a lot of time for anime outside of hobbies.
User avatar #819278 to #819270 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
AICE is like AP but instead of giving you busy work so they can call the class hard they train you for your exam and what you'll need after you're out of the class. Academy is a program and I'm in the Engineering Academy. Tons of projects.

I only watch anime at night, anyway, so that is a limiting factor for me.
User avatar #819359 to #819278 - nippuhl (11/12/2013) [-]
Ah, ok. I'm guessing you like being an engineer? And what section? (If that's what you call it)

Im taking a drafting class this year and i can safely say I'll never be an engineer
User avatar #819365 to #819359 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
I've taken the Digital Engineering (binary, circuitry, etc) and I'm taking Civil now and I'm designing a house for Habitat Humanity. This is my seventh year in an Engineering program, so yeah.
#819369 to #819365 - nippuhl (11/12/2013) [-]
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Oh cool. I need to find out what I want to do with my life soon.

We just make these drawings on these papers and mine are always really bad and I get D's and F's.
#819372 to #819369 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Go to a job fair. I did. I thought I knew what I wanted to do but now there are so many jobs I want.

I had the choice of Drafting a few years back and I decided not to because I hate it. Now I'm fine with it.
User avatar #819375 to #819372 - nippuhl (11/12/2013) [-]
I think we take a trip to one later in the year.
When I started music when I was younger I banked on the idea of musician.

... Then I realized how fucking unrealistic that is.
User avatar #819250 to #819246 - jettom ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
User avatar #819247 to #819246 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Do you like loud-mouthed, dumb protagonists
User avatar #819366 to #819247 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Take a guess.
User avatar #819248 to #819247 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
User avatar #819181 to #819159 - kninee (11/12/2013) [-]
Needs more basuke and boxing.
User avatar #819160 to #819159 - alleksi ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
It's the olympics I'm telling ya. sports anime for the next 6 years!
User avatar #819178 to #819160 - nippuhl (11/12/2013) [-]
I like the amount they have now.

If only they'd ever make a hockey anime, that'd be completely new.
User avatar #819237 to #819178 - varuna (11/12/2013) [-]
Amazing Slow Motion Hockey Film

I would also like a hockey anime. This seven minutes is worth it.
User avatar #819242 to #819240 - varuna (11/12/2013) [-]
I know what you meant but ice hockey isn't that big in Australia
User avatar #819244 to #819242 - nippuhl (11/12/2013) [-]
Ah ok.
It's not that big anywhere other than in North America mostly. Kind of unfortunate.
User avatar #819179 to #819178 - alleksi ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
The Japanese in charge of creating a hockey anime? really?
User avatar #819180 to #819179 - nippuhl (11/12/2013) [-]
If only
I said that for a reason you know.
#819142 - anonymous (11/12/2013) [-]
Hi. I finished Haibane Renmei a week ago. I thought that it was great. The great part of it was that it didn't try to become too deep with its philosophical themes, which then left room for the great characters.
What are your takes on the show? Do you have any interpretation of it? If you don't, then do you have any thoughts on what some of the things in it symbolise? Like what are Haibane, village, the walls, etc.
User avatar #819274 to #819142 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
I didn't think I'd like it, but I ended up falling in love with the show and several of the characters and the end actually made me tear up. My favorite SOL by far, though that's not much of an accomplishment since I hate the genre.

In my opinion the story is about letting go and moving on, and that not doing so only hurts yourself in the end.
#819361 to #819274 - anonymous (11/12/2013) [-]
I didn't think I'd like it either. I initially thought that it would just be about the world, and how they would get over the wall, but I was so wrong. The characters and mood really reel you in with them. I can't praise this anime enough, prior to watching this I had seen so much rubbish that I was kinda tired of anime, but it showed exactly what's so great about anime.
I'm kinda sad that not many people have seen it.

I think your interpretation is spot on. It's especially so, because Rakka did that, when she moved on when the first Haibane(can't remember her name) took the flight, thus getting out of the circle of sin.
User avatar #819383 to #819361 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
I'll admit that prior to episode 6 I was really stalling on the show and was dangerously close to dropping it because I didn't see a point to what was going on, but I am tremendously glad that I stuck it out. My guess is that a lot of people don't see it because it's too "out there" or "hipster" for them, and the few that do start it may find it not to their liking initially.

I'm glad we agree. I've also heard that it's an allegory for death, but I felt like that was taking the story a little to literally.
#819397 to #819383 - anonymous (11/12/2013) [-]
Yeah, I guess that it could seem to be hipster-esque. I hope this thread gives other here the incentives to watch it.

I don't think death exactly, but more like the Christian(or other religion) afterlife. It's implied that both Rakka and Rekka killed themselves (Rakka by jumping off somewhere and Rekka in front of a train) , which is considered a sin in Christianity. This would explain why they're sinbound/blackwings. The village then serves like a purgatory, so they can get their salvation and go to heaven. This is just the rough sketch, the anime doesn't explain anything, so it can be interpreted in many ways, this also makes it so good.
User avatar #819148 to #819142 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
I like it. It's fantasy and SoL, two of my favourite genres. I havn't analyzed it too much and just took the story for what it was. It's really my kind of fantasy so that was all I needed, really.
I guess it's a story about leaving home, or something. I thought much more about it when I was actually watching it but I forgot all about it now.
#819188 to #819148 - thatnigger (11/12/2013) [-]
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You like SoL that much? I know not all SoL are cute girls in high school but I didn't know you liked SoL that much.
User avatar #819191 to #819188 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Havn't I always expressed that?
User avatar #819196 to #819191 - thatnigger (11/12/2013) [-]
I remember you saying you do get left with a message when watching good SoLs but I never thought you liked SoLs that much.
#819171 to #819148 - anonymous (11/12/2013) [-]
I'm glad to hear to you liked it, too bad that it doesn't get much attention.
I think that it's much more than just leaving home and becoming an adult, the creator behind it also worked on Lain and Texnolyze, so there's that. I've heard a lot about Lain, that it's deep just for the sake of being deep, I don't get that feeling at all watching Haibane.

For me, I think the story has something religious afterlife over it, which the cocoon symbolises.
User avatar #819175 to #819171 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
I wouldn't know, I'm just a dumb kid who doesn't look too deeply into stuff (exceptions happen). All I know is I had some decent thoughts on it all while I was watching it.
#819182 to #819175 - anonymous (11/12/2013) [-]
Arg, don't say that. I think one of its great parts is that no one is required to look to much into it to understand what is going on. I was just so intrigued by it that I searched on the net to research some of it.
User avatar #819161 to #819148 - kninee (11/12/2013) [-]
I was loving it, 10/10 and easily in my top 5.
Then I marathoned the last 5 or 6 episodes and I despised it, I really wanted to die while I was watching it.
#819174 to #819161 - anonymous (11/12/2013) [-]
Why did you despise it? Just because you marathoned it? Or was it the show itself?
User avatar #819166 to #819161 - thatnigger (11/12/2013) [-]
Did it get bad or was it just depressing?
User avatar #819173 to #819166 - kninee (11/12/2013) [-]
Both I thought, it just wasn't for me.
Although you should definitely try it, seems like something you'd love.
User avatar #819177 to #819173 - thatnigger (11/12/2013) [-]
Busy with other things, might be a while till I get to it.
User avatar #819301 to #819177 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
Haibane Renmei is one of my favorite series ever. You're doing yourself a disservice by putting it off.
#819249 to #819177 - varuna (11/12/2013) [-]
Fuck other things, this series is amazing and should be top priority. And it deserves to be my number 2
#819283 to #819249 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
Why do you have such based taste in anime?
#819291 to #819283 - varuna (11/12/2013) [-]
He has watched Mononoke, that is a pretty high level series and he has been watching a lot of obscure series and such, he could easily power through this beautiful series and love it .
User avatar #819341 to #819291 - thatnigger (11/12/2013) [-]
Also, you watched Erin yet?
User avatar #819343 to #819341 - varuna (11/12/2013) [-]
I watched the opening then I bitched it, I will start right now since I have 4 hours till I need to go to work.
User avatar #819349 to #819343 - thatnigger (11/12/2013) [-]
Both Endings are really good actually. Especially after you finish the series, the music just gives you a sweet feeling in your heart. Sadly, because Erin is so long, the music does become a tiny bit repetitive as you keep going, but if you like it that much anyway, it's not a problem.
User avatar #819355 to #819349 - varuna (11/12/2013) [-]
I prefer the second theme over the first one.
#819321 to #819291 - thatnigger (11/12/2013) [-]
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I have best taste.
#819304 to #819291 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
I have no doubt.
User avatar #819163 to #819161 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
It was cool. Fantasy and all.
User avatar #819165 to #819163 - kninee (11/12/2013) [-]
I wish I watched it slowly.
User avatar #819169 to #819165 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
I marathoned it all in one day as well. Learned from my mistake later on and took it one episode per day and it was better.
User avatar #819390 to #819169 - kninee (11/12/2013) [-]
Tomorrow I'm going to start my rewatch. Hopefully I'll stick to 1 episode a day.
#819127 - communistlover (11/12/2013) [-]
Just got around to finishing Yokazura's newest episode.

This show is easily taking place as this seasons favorite for me. The sound quality is a pretty strong factor, but I'm really liking the abilities of all the characters.

ITT: What are your thoughts on Yokazura Quartet Hana no Uta?

ITT: Favorite anime of this season?
User avatar #819288 to #819127 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
I'm not watching it. Didn't look like my kind of show in the slightest.

Monogatari if that counts, and Kyousogiga if it doesn't.
User avatar #819495 to #819288 - yeorgh (11/13/2013) [-]
Read the manga, it's more action based than the anime, a lot more.
User avatar #819505 to #819495 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/13/2013) [-]
That does sound more my speed than the anime was.
User avatar #819496 to #819495 - yeorgh (11/13/2013) [-]
Plus they're not moeblobs.
#819308 to #819288 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
It's SoL with cute girls, you love that.
It's SoL with cute girls, you love that.
#819311 to #819308 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
You know me so well.
#819319 to #819311 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Although there is some action.
Although there is some action.
User avatar #819332 to #819319 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
I'll still pass, thank you. Sugar Sugar Rune is more than enough cute girl for me.
#819262 to #819127 - varuna (11/12/2013) [-]
Yowamushi Pedal, this series is only going to go up. Tears started to roll in the latest episode

This is my Anime Of The Season

More people need to watched this.. -.-
User avatar #819384 to #819262 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
It got better once Onoda stopped his "m-muh ani-ken" shit.
#819389 to #819384 - varuna (11/12/2013) [-]
m-muh ani-ken
User avatar #819392 to #819389 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
But Naruko's pretty cool. I like him.
#819394 to #819392 - varuna (11/12/2013) [-]
I don't understand what 'muh ani-ken' is.

Makishima is going to be pretty cool later on.
User avatar #819395 to #819394 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
"Muh" = a corruption of the word "my".æ
"Ani-ken" = The anime club Onoda kept going on about, which might be spelled incorrectly.
User avatar #819223 to #819127 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Really fun. Keeps this up and it's an 8/10 from me. Love the character designs, animation, and sound, plus the actual characters are interesting. I hope it gets a second or third season because 12 episodes is just too little.

Kyousogiga is my AOTS because it's so heartwarming.
#819187 to #819127 - senjougahara (11/12/2013) [-]
I like it. Has some really nice animation as well. Though It feels rushed. Maybe its just me but there seems to be a lot going on in the last couple of episodes, with little explanation behind it. Still, not a big deal, wont stop me from enjoying it.

And for personal AOTS, Kyousogiga for me.
User avatar #819199 to #819187 - senjougahara (11/12/2013) [-]
I like it. Good use of animation and I personally like the character designs.*
Is what i mean to put there.
User avatar #819186 to #819127 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
I don't like it, they changed the story, they changed the designs, they added a bunch of needless fan service, the manga is better

AOTS is Non Non Biyori.
User avatar #819129 to #819127 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Pretty fun. I'm liking it a lot. I havn't gotten to the latest episode yet but I might tonight.

User avatar #819136 to #819129 - communistlover (11/12/2013) [-]
Hope you do, it was pretty nice.

Gingitsune is nice, I just wish they didn't have the second MC.
#819124 - tanabata (11/12/2013) [-]
Walkure Romanze isn't all that entertaining so far, but the soundtrack is beautiful.
Also, Best Girl is either Noel or Akane.
User avatar #819125 to #819124 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
I think you already know what I think of it.
User avatar #819131 to #819125 - tanabata (11/12/2013) [-]
Aside from "It shit", no, I don't.
User avatar #819133 to #819131 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
#819121 - yologdog (11/12/2013) [-]
I Just finished Maburaho.

It was very very not good. But it also wasn't bad persay. I recommend it one episode a day for a month. Don't watch it all at once or it will suck.
#819098 - leutdan (11/12/2013) [-]
i just finished watching clannad im so sad
i just finished watching clannad im so sad
#819497 to #819098 - ehzio (11/13/2013) [-]
Based on your gif, I assumed you watched After Story as well?
Based on your gif, I assumed you watched After Story as well?
User avatar #819506 to #819497 - leutdan (11/13/2013) [-]
i did
User avatar #819155 to #819098 - communistlover (11/12/2013) [-]
Are you sad because you realized you're a faggot?
User avatar #819099 to #819098 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Anything in particular you want to talk about?
User avatar #819120 to #819099 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
User avatar #819122 to #819120 - alleksi ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Does he really have to feed the ITT to you?
User avatar #819123 to #819122 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
No, I just kinda need something like... "[x element] was really good". I mean he does have the "sad" thing but I don't really want to just talk shit.
#819313 to #819123 - leutdan (11/12/2013) [-]
honestly the part i found saddest was the one where tomoya and ushio were hugging it out in the flower fields cus it reminded me of what a caring dad i have, so yeah and akio was probably the best character in my opinion
User avatar #819327 to #819313 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Uh, well.
I didn't exactly find that part sad but it was pretty nice.
User avatar #819339 to #819333 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Most of the "sad" scenes just didn't work with me because they seemed overly forced. By that I mean the drama felt like it was only there for the sake of being drama rather then because it wanted to go anywhere with it. It was only really Nagisa's death I thought went somewhere because then we got to see Tomoya being all depressed and a shitty father.
User avatar #819360 to #819339 - leutdan (11/12/2013) [-]
at least it had comedy
User avatar #819363 to #819360 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Which I thought got boring after a while. I mean, yeah, seeing Sunohara getting punched in the face is funny, but I felt the comedy of the show relied on him being the butt-monkey alone.
User avatar #819364 to #819363 - leutdan (11/12/2013) [-]
well to each his own
User avatar #819368 to #819364 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Yep. I did like the slice of life and romance elements though. Once it got over the harem phase and just focused on Tomoya and Nagisa's relationship it was really good.
User avatar #819374 to #819368 - leutdan (11/12/2013) [-]
i agree
#819073 - phanact (11/12/2013) [-]
I apologize for the regular shitposts I do on this board, but this time I'm serious

Since I like to have diversity on my mod team, I'd like to choose maybe one or two of you amine board regulars on my team.

Except I don't know you well enough at all to choose who to trust or whatever

Why should you be a mod?
What times are you online?
How capable are you at the position?

This is for people who are interested
If you're not, please don't reply as its a waste of my time, and my time is very precious
User avatar #819950 to #819073 - leal (11/13/2013) [-]
You should make Jettom a mod.
User avatar #819516 to #819073 - jettom ONLINE (11/13/2013) [-]
Because I'm a NEET and I want a false sense of power that I can use properly then laugh at people who claim that I misuse it.
From I wake up till I go to bed. I'd put TIMES but they're ever changing. These days I usually wake up 13:00-14:00 and go to bed 03:00-07:00. GMT+1.
As capable as a potato is in a stew. Very much so.
User avatar #819452 to #819073 - redclover (11/13/2013) [-]
I would do it just to get rid of the spammers
but I work and go to college full time, so I don't have much time to patrol the site and stuff
User avatar #819346 to #819073 - Rei ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Me, varies daily between day to day but generally 11 am to 3 am when I'm home. I always leave a tab open even if I'm doing other things. I have had previous mod experience on other things.
User avatar #819254 to #819073 - MillionsKnives (11/12/2013) [-]
>My time is very precious
>Is a site mod

User avatar #819221 to #819073 - yusay ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
I'd be up for it. There's still that time Admin asked who should be a mod here and most people picked me. In three years I've only ever been banned twice, and the last time was over a year ago.
1:30 PM EST - 2 AM EST, 6 AM EST weekends

If it's only flagging comments it doesn't seem all that difficult.
#819337 to #819221 - synthuz **User deleted account** (11/12/2013) [-]
User avatar #819295 to #819221 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
I vote for yusay.
User avatar #819253 to #819221 - killerliquid (11/12/2013) [-]
tfw never banned
#819239 to #819221 - anonymous (11/12/2013) [-]
yusay /anime/ mod 2013
#819224 to #819221 - thatnigger (11/12/2013) [-]
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I'd vote for you.

We campaign now.
User avatar #819156 to #819073 - Riukanojutsu (11/12/2013) [-]

Fuck no
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User avatar #819130 to #819073 - communistlover (11/12/2013) [-]
I highly doubt anyone here wants to be a mod.
User avatar #819132 to #819130 - phanact (11/12/2013) [-]
They've proven that
User avatar #819300 to #819132 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
I threw my vote in and you ignored it, so it's not like nobody here was unwilling to be a mod, it was just nobody that you liked was willing to be a mod.
User avatar #819137 to #819132 - communistlover (11/12/2013) [-]
Good then the point was made.
User avatar #819138 to #819137 - phanact (11/12/2013) [-]
All this board cares about it getting the power to ban people they don't like so they can keep their precious community here
User avatar #819145 to #819138 - communistlover (11/12/2013) [-]
That's far from the reason.

I come on /anime/ to talk about anime. Not having a bunch of people spamming "weeaboo faggots", "rcmd anmu plz", "angel beats 10/10", or other annoying ass shit that bronies usually barf up.

Why not be able to have the power to ban the people who completely disregard the entire purpose of this discussion board?
User avatar #819205 to #819145 - phanact (11/12/2013) [-]
Because its not against the rules
User avatar #819139 to #819138 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
How horrible
User avatar #819140 to #819139 - phanact (11/12/2013) [-]
Well it doesn't follow our mods rules, so I won't choose any of the users from this board
User avatar #819315 to #819140 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
>a few people ask if they could ban shiposters
>that somehow disqualifies the entire board
User avatar #819128 to #819073 - alleksi ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
What would a mod do here?

Can a mod ban obvious shitposters/raiders/spammers?

raiders including, not only those who partake in the spamming, but also those who just come here and spectate and write the occasional "lol epic" comment, and those who link the threads to other boards, thus inviting more people.

shitposters including obvious shit like "why is DBZ the most hated anime", "is x anime" (in most cases), and tangentially anime/manga related topics such as "a girl I know watches anime should I fuk her" etc.

can a mod make a sticky?

if the answer to all, or most ,of those is no, then this place doesn't need a mod as it wouldn't serve a purpose and would only attract more negative attention.
User avatar #819134 to #819128 - johndapro (11/12/2013) [-]
The answer is no to all of those except for flagging spammers.
User avatar #819135 to #819134 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Which doesn't mean anything because apparently spam isn't actually spam.
User avatar #819141 to #819135 - johndapro (11/12/2013) [-]
Yeah It's hard to say what's spam and what is just shitposting.

I'm thinking of actually asking Admin to let us mods to ban shitposters who are really fucking around on the boards. But I am pretty sure he will say no.

It's a bit sad, I personally like when the boards are allowed to talk about their topic in peace.
User avatar #819158 to #819141 - communistlover (11/12/2013) [-]

A non retarded mod.
#819126 to #819073 - tanabata (11/12/2013) [-]
User avatar #819143 to #819126 - kninee (11/12/2013) [-]
sorry for not replying to the comment on your profile, im sleep deprived so ill do it tomorrow morning
User avatar #819212 to #819143 - tanabata (11/12/2013) [-]
Daijoubu, daijoubu. Sweet dreams~
User avatar #819114 to #819073 - gravediggernalk (11/12/2013) [-]
I understand that the main purpose would be to flag porn and spam, but what about keeping the board on topic?

Are mods able to delete comments without necessarily having to ban the poster AKA deleting board invasions and blatant trolling (An Avatar fan looking for help every now and then isn't as bad as we make it out to be, on-and-off shitposting is to be expected; I'm referring to people that can't take 15 seconds to look up a definition and intend to fight to the death over Code Lyoko being animu) ?
User avatar #819305 to #819114 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
Fuck you, Code Lyoko is totally anime.
#819111 to #819073 - anonymous (11/12/2013) [-]
Do I need a a prescription on Ritalin if I want to be a mod? jk, are the there any requirements for the position? How often do you need to be online?
User avatar #819107 to #819073 - sarcasticrunner (11/12/2013) [-]
1. im not as a gay as you
2. all the time cause i have no life
3. more capable the the team of down sydrome people you put together

I'm not sarcastic or a runner I promise.
#819101 to #819073 - leal (11/12/2013) [-]
ur not serious?
These guys are all faggots.
User avatar #819118 to #819117 - kninee (11/12/2013) [-]
User avatar #819119 to #819118 - leal (11/12/2013) [-]
#819104 to #819101 - anonymous (11/12/2013) [-]
And youre not?
#819102 to #819101 - reginleaf (11/12/2013) [-]
Isn't that a requirement for being a mod?
Isn't that a requirement for being a mod?
#819103 to #819102 - leal (11/12/2013) [-]
Who the fuck are you?
#819105 to #819103 - reginleaf (11/12/2013) [-]
Some Internet Tough Guy™.
User avatar #819106 to #819105 - leal (11/12/2013) [-]
#819108 to #819106 - reginleaf (11/12/2013) [-]
What the fuck did you just fucking say about me, you little bitch? I’ll have you know I graduated top of my class in the Navy Seals, and I’ve been involved in numerous secret raids on Al-Quaeda, and I have over 300 confirmed kills. I am trained in gorilla warfare and I’m the top sniper in the entire US armed forces. You are nothing to me but just another target. I will wipe you the fuck out with precision the likes of which has never been seen before on this Earth, mark my fucking words. You think you can get away with saying that shit to me over the Internet? Think again, fucker. As we speak I am contacting my secret network of spies across the USA and your IP is being traced right now so you better prepare for the storm, maggot. The storm that wipes out the pathetic little thing you call your life. You’re fucking dead, kid. I can be anywhere, anytime, and I can kill you in over seven hundred ways, and that’s just with my bare hands. Not only am I extensively trained in unarmed combat, but I have access to the entire arsenal of the United States Marine Corps and I will use it to its full extent to wipe your miserable ass off the face of the continent, you little shit. If only you could have known what unholy retribution your little “clever” comment was about to bring down upon you, maybe you would have held your fucking tongue. But you couldn’t, you didn’t, and now you’re paying the price, you goddamn idiot. I will shit fury all over you and you will drown in it. You’re fucking dead, kiddo.
#819112 to #819110 - reginleaf (11/12/2013) [-]
I don’t give a fuck who you are or where you live. You can count on me to be there to bring your fucking life to a hellish end. I’ll put you in so much fucking pain that it’ll make Jesus being nailed to a cross in the desert look like a fucking back massage on a tropical island. I don’t give a fuck how many reps you have or how tough you are IRL, how well you can fight, or how many fucking guns you own to protect yourself. I’ll fucking show up at your house when you aren’t home. I’ll turn all the lights on in your house, leave all the water running, open your fridge door and not close it, and turn your gas stove burners on and let them waste gas. You’re going to start stressing the fuck out, your blood pressure will triple, and you’ll have a fucking heart attack. You’ll go to the hospital for a heart operation, and the last thing you’ll see when you’re being put under in the operating room is me hovering above you, dressed like a doctor. When you wake up after being operated on, wondering what ticking time bomb is in your chest waiting to go off. You’ll recover fully from your heart surgery. And when you walk out the front door of the hospital to go home I’ll run you over with my fucking car out of no where and kill you. I just want you to know how easily I could fucking destroy your pathetic excuse of a life, but how I’d rather go to a great fuckng length to make sure your last remaining days are spent in a living, breathing fucking hell. It’s too late to save yourself, but don’t bother committing suicide either… I’ll fucking resuscitate you and kill you again myself you bitch-faced phaggot. Welcome to hell, population: you
#819096 to #819073 - anonymous (11/12/2013) [-]
i vote yusay for mod
#819095 to #819073 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
I'd be interested. In spite of my boredom induced assholery I am good at being impartial when the occasion calls for it, even when I greatly dislike someone. I'm online 6am to 7:40am and 3 or 4pm to 10pm Mountain Time Zone (UTC-07:00) most nights. Weekends may have longer hours, but don't count on it. I can't give a gauge of how capable I would be at being a mod since I've never done it before, but most of the jobs I've held have held a lot of responsibility over other people that required level headed decisions, so I think I could handle it fairly easily.

If I've shit the bed on my chances, which wouldn't surprise me, then there are a couple of other regulars who might be good mods, but I have no idea if they would want the responsibility so I don't know if I should list them.

You may also want to post this on the anime social board since some of those users don't frequent /anime/ much anymore.
User avatar #819093 to #819073 - meganinja (11/12/2013) [-]
I'd like to be a mod.

I should be a mod, because I for one actually care about the rules, and the direction this site is going. I'm online pretty much at all times, except when I'm asleep or at class. And I think I'd be very capable at the position, although I don't know how I can prove that.
User avatar #819076 to #819073 - lordketchup (11/12/2013) [-]
Can we ban shitposters?
User avatar #819078 to #819077 - lordketchup (11/12/2013) [-]
User avatar #819079 to #819078 - phanact (11/12/2013) [-]
Shitposting is not against the rules
User avatar #819080 to #819079 - lordketchup (11/12/2013) [-]
what's the point of boards if you're allowed to post off-topic things?
#819082 to #819080 - phanact (11/12/2013) [-]
Directed discussion

Personally I don't know. We should just delete them all and make one big brony board, right?
Sound good to you?
User avatar #819087 to #819082 - lordketchup (11/12/2013) [-]
i'm hinting there should be rules for shitposts
User avatar #819090 to #819087 - phanact (11/12/2013) [-]
well there aren't and won't be
User avatar #819074 to #819073 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
And what, exactly, does that entail? Are you able to delete posts or just banning people?
User avatar #819075 to #819074 - phanact (11/12/2013) [-]
Your flag button removes the capatcha, and it deletes the comment you flag and bans
User avatar #819083 to #819075 - kninee (11/12/2013) [-]
Can mods sticky comments?
User avatar #819085 to #819083 - phanact (11/12/2013) [-]
We're working on letting level 8-10 or 9-10 do it, but probably not
User avatar #819152 to #819085 - kninee (11/12/2013) [-]
Can you at least give us a sticky?
User avatar #819081 to #819075 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
But you yourself said yesterday (?) that shitposting/spamming/whatever the hell you called it is not against the rules. If so, what would really be in it for anyone to be a mod? Can such comments even be flagged?
User avatar #819084 to #819081 - phanact (11/12/2013) [-]
Well it isn't. Spam is. Shitposting isn't. You'd be looking for porn and shit
User avatar #819092 to #819084 - lawuser ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
Then I honestly think you'll have trouble finding anybody from this board who wants to mod.
#819086 to #819084 - shitposting (11/12/2013) [-]
knock it off you fucks
User avatar #819089 to #819086 - phanact (11/12/2013) [-]
oh sorry
#819091 to #819089 - shitposting (11/12/2013) [-]
we have enough problems on this site why the fuck cant we get along for once
User avatar #819113 to #819091 - ImmaAnteater (11/12/2013) [-]
Because of all the shitposting.
#818997 - evilicious (11/12/2013) [-]
Any manga you currently keep up with that's still publishing? Do you enjoy waiting for weekly/monthly/random updates or do you prefer to start a series when it's ending?
#819100 to #818997 - anonymous (11/12/2013) [-]
Only reading Natsume's book of Friends at the moment. I prefer reading finished manga, because then I can read it at my own pace, if it's the other way around I can forget about it and never look at it again.
User avatar #819094 to #818997 - meganinja (11/12/2013) [-]
I prefer manga that's already finished, because I can read it all relatively quickly, because if I don't finish it all at once I'll forget about it.
User avatar #819066 to #818997 - redclover (11/12/2013) [-]
Pandora Hearts
I wait for the English publication because I pick them up at a local bookstore
the English release is only 2 volumes behind Japan
User avatar #819067 to #819066 - redclover (11/12/2013) [-]
also, not the manga but the light novels:
Spice and Wolf
User avatar #819063 to #818997 - heartsickruben (11/12/2013) [-]
Rather when it ends but sometimes I just need my fix.
I'm reading Black Lagoon again cuz I just want moar.
User avatar #819062 to #818997 - nightt (11/12/2013) [-]
Ao no Exorcist and Shingeki no Kyojin, there's a few others I just stopped reading and i'm starting some new ones, but I don't know how often or when they come out. I like it when a series is ended or near the end, so I can just read it all without waiting.
User avatar #819057 to #818997 - gravediggernalk (11/12/2013) [-]
Yotsuba&! (I wait patiently for each ~monthly update)
Highschool of the Dead (Huehuehuehuehuehue . . . updates )
User avatar #819036 to #818997 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
I read Black Lagoon and something Iris or whatever the title was while it was updating, then both went on fucking retarded hiatuses and I can't be bothered to pick them up again.

I prefer to read manga that are done so I can finish it.
User avatar #819043 to #819036 - taokami ONLINE (11/12/2013) [-]
You mean iris zero? Yeah, it was a fucking long hiatus, but I'm glad it's finally updating again.
User avatar #819044 to #819043 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
Yeah, that's the one. I liked it a lot, but I forgot just about everything and don't really want to reread the whole thing to catch back up.
User avatar #819038 to #819036 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
Both are already out of hiatus though.
User avatar #819040 to #819038 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
I know, hence the "I can't be bothered to pick them up again".
User avatar #819041 to #819040 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
Oh, right right, well it could be worse, you could be reading Berserk.
User avatar #819042 to #819041 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
Hasn't it only been on hiatus for like a year?
User avatar #819045 to #819042 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]

Yeah, almost a year now though before that it went on hiatus for like 5 months, it hasn't had a stable several years now.
User avatar #819048 to #819045 - nigeltheoutlaw (11/12/2013) [-]
Oh, well I guess sporadic updates can be better or worse than a long hiatus depending on how you feel about it.
User avatar #819050 to #819048 - yeorgh (11/12/2013) [-]
If a year isn't a long hiatus, what do you consider a long hiatus?