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Hey guys,

I just wanted to say a little note, if anyone noticed im not a mod on here anymore!

I asked to be removed as a mod as I am not able to give my all to the site and as Ethan and Gman are just too awesome they deserve someone who can give them all their time and effort  ^_^

I will still pop past and say hi but if you need any mod support please ask Little_Sparrow he rocks at that stuff ^_^

peace and keep this site going awesome people!!

GET ONTO THOSE WIKIS!! ;-)
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Think about it... They killed off one of the show's most funniest characters Jiraiya, and now their going to kill the one of the second funniest and  the kick ass character of the series? Obviously they wont do anything that stupid..

Kakashi has too much going:

The only ninja that actually looks like a ninja
The coolest looking character
The coolest techniques
The character with a solo book  (Meaning he has the potential to be on a solo anime show)
The character with most interesting past!
The ONLY CHARACTER THAT FULLY UNDERSTANDS SHARINGAN IN THE LEAF VILLAGE

He is alive.. You'll see..
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Have you ever wondered or interested where and how the seiyuus, record their roles? Originally cited at Sankaku Complex, a compilation video of various seiyuus recording their roles for Animes. Many seiyuu's include: Death Note's Miyano Mamoru, "the" Shana, Kugimiya Rie and the great director, Miyazaki Hayao.

Just seeing how the seiyuus acted looks quite amazing and especially where the setting is. Although I don't know the others seiyuu from various animes portrayed in this video, its nice to see them record their roles. Especially when you see Miyazaki Hayao, directing Spirited Away, and eating KFC. It's rather awesome how they deliver their lines and the emotion, expessed through their portrayal.

Although, I can't find the embed button, Here's the link!


If you like Naruto, and really want to see them record their roles. Here's a video of them recording their roles for the first Naruto movie

  


You're Welcome ^_^
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Full Metal Panic, more paritcularly Full Metal Panic: The Second Raid. It's very well written, executed almost perfectly, and he could probably relate to Lt. Clouseau.
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^^^ rofl. I know its about half an hour earlier, but whatever.

P.S. I was never a fan of Valentines Day to begin with ^^

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Hey everyone! It's Lawliet, I've never blogged on this site yet, so I though I should make one. 
By the way, this blog has nothing to do with anime.

Today I bought "Batman: The Killing Joke", and what do I think about it?............IT WAS ONE OF THE BEST COMICS I HAVE EVER READ!!! It was simply amazing. I'm a huge Batman fan by the way and my favorite villain in any comic is The Joker, so you can imagine how I though this comic was so awesome. If you have not read The Killing Joke, read it now or I shall come to your house in the middle of the night with a chainsaw and kill you. (That's right, I know where you live!) Here's a picture from Killing Joke. If that did not just make want to read this comic something is wrong with you.

See ya later!


~L
 
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Ok those who are not evil and can actually RP please report here..

I need at least five that are in the good guys side, I mean Veritas has kick evil's butts with four members before, so we can do it to XD

I'm willing to fight alone but seriously I could only last until my chakra is fully drain so is not a good idea XD

This is for RPG reasons. We wouldn't be a team, just RPG together.






 
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hii,,

as you already saw xD I'm new here and well,
I'm here to watch animé's and..err.. Manga's xD

just uploaded pictures of naruto and dbz(gt)

err.. not really inspirated for writing a blog..

watch this:
http://jssxxa.deviantart.com/

byaa (F)

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Basilisk!
It's full of immense gore, and suspense. The action and drama in this anime is incredible. And the dialoque is excellent :))


YaY
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I rarely buy a figure because i have a small budget and i always wanna stick to my regular manga`s, comics and magazines.
And ofcourse i always save money for overly expensive trips to markets and conventions :)

But today i was in a Japanese hype store and saw a few cute Kamen Rider Kubrick figures.
Only € 10 pp that`s cheap luckely i already knew the regular import prize is normally € 20 - 40 pp so i bought two ^^

Ichigo
Ichigo
Hibiki
Hibiki









I also bought some manga`s
  • Chibby Vampire 6 + 7
  • Princess Ai 1 + 2 (for my mom)
  • Black Jack 8 + 6 (finally)

That`s about it i tried XD
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Hey, besides my obsession with writing fanfics and Ranma 1/2, I also like sharing things about my life IRL. I don't like getting too personal of course lol but I am not afraid to admitt that there are certain things about me that aren't that cool... one of the major problems I carry is a bad case of Anxiety and panic. It's so bad sometimes that I can't even talk on a phone when it wrings. I feel these weird sensations in my heart, chest, and throat, and it makes me afraid to engage in any social atmosphere.

I spend a lot of time by myself... I'm not exactly a loner, because I do things social as well like Uni and I take Mandarin Chinese classes every wednesday night. But I'm lonely like a Ninja. Almost invisible... well that's how I feel sometimes. I'm not sure if anyone has experienced a bad case of Anxiety the way I am explaining it, but if so, please write me. ^^

Baku-chan~
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ANIME EXPO® ANNOUNCES MORNING MUSUME AS FIRST OFFICIAL GUESTS OF HONOR FOR
2009 CONVENTION IN LOS ANGELES

Nation’s Largest Anime and Manga Convention Welcomes Japan’s Top Female
Group from Hello! Project

Anaheim, California and Tokyo, Japan (February 12, 2009) — With excitement
beyond belief, Anime Expo® proudly announces the attendance and performance
of Japan’s most celebrated and top all-girl music group MORNING MUSUME (also
referred to as “Momusu”) to the nation’s largest anime and manga convention
held July 2-5, 2009 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. More information
can be found on the website www.anime-expo.org <http://www.anime-expo.org> .

The MORNING MUSUME (モーニング娘.  Morning Daughter) is a one of a kind
all-girl group whose story began in 1997 when Japanese producer TSUNKU♂ held
auditions for a female rock vocalist for his band SHARAN Q held on the
Japanese TV show ASAYAN.  With the five runner-ups from the contest, Tsunku
decided to create an all-girl group that sold 50,000 copies of their indies
CD single “Ai no Tane” and debuted as  MORNING MUSUME. They are the lead
group of Hello! Project <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/> .

MORNING MUSUME’s first single “Morning Coffee” made a huge splash by hitting
the #6 position in the Japanese pop charts within its first week of release.
In August of 1998, MORNING MUSUME reached the #1 spot in the Japanese pop
charts with their 3rd single “HOLD ON ME”.  In 1999, the group had their
first nationwide tour with 19 performances in 7 cities for 40,000 fans.

In September of 1999, MORNING MUSUME released their smash hit “Love Machine”
that sold 2 million copies and held the first place spot in the Japanese pop
charts and stayed 17 weeks on the Oricon Karaoke Chart.

MORNING MUSUME is famous not just for being Japan’s top female group, but
also for its unique approach with the shuffling of members.  Producer
TSUNKU♂ creates freshness by graduating band members and adding new members
to create different units and adds fresh new faces for fans old and new.

In 2007, MORNING MUSUME made a historic impact within the Japanese music
industry as the band welcomed new members Jun Jun and Lin Lin from China and
began to reach an international audience.   In 2008, MORNING MUSUME
celebrated their 10th anniversary. MORNING MUSUME is definitely the world’s
most famous and successful Japanese all-girl group.

MORNING MUSUME consists of band members Ai Takahashi, Risa Niigaki, Eri
Kamei, Sayumi Michishige, Reina Tanaka, Koharu Kusumi, Aika Mitsui, JunJun,
and LinLin.
Images available upon request and/or via the Anime Expo® 2009 Online Press
Kit.
Attendees, Press and Industry Members are also encouraged to view the video
coverage site of the 2008 convention at www.AXBackstage.org
<http://www.AXBackstage.org>  and to register for the 2009 convention at
www.anime-expo.org <http://www.anime-expo.org> .

In coordination with this event, JapanFiles.com will release Morning
Musume's digital catalog on its website, beginning with the release of the
group's new single "Naichau kamo" on February 18, 2009.  JapanFiles.com will
also open a special Morning Musume store for fans with official goods from
Japan.

About Anime Expo®
Located in Los Angeles, California - Anime Expo®, the nation’s largest
anime/manga convention, serves to foster trade, commerce and the interests
of the general public and animation/ comics industry.  This event serves as
a key meeting place for the general public to express their interest and
explore various aspects of anime/manga, as well as for members of the
industry to conduct business. AX 2009 will be held July 2 – July 5, 2009 at
the Los Angeles Convention Center in Southern California. More information
can be found at its website (www.anime-expo.org).

About Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation
The Society for the Promotion of Japanese Animation (SPJA) is a non-profit
organization with a mission to popularize and educate the American public
about anime and manga, as well as provide a forum to facilitate
communication between professionals and fans. This organization is more
popularly known by its entertainment property – Anime Expo®.  More
information can be found at its website (www.spja.org <http://www.spja.org>
).
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RIGHT STUF Proclaims 2009-2010 the “Year of the OTAKU”
Kicks off celebration of anime fans with downloads, contest for RightStuf.com gift certificates & more!


GRIMES, IA, February 11, 2009 – Anime producer, distributor and online retailer Right Stuf, Inc. asks anime fans “What kinds of Otaku are you?” as it kicks off the “Year of the OTAKU,” a new, ongoing program that celebrates what it means to be an anime fan with contests, downloads and more at otaku.rightstuf.com ().

Inside every fan, you’ll find many different Otaku: likes and differences that make us individuals,
plus a love of anime and manga that brings us together.

We don’t fit a single mold – We break it! What kinds of Otaku are you?"

Anime and manga fans are distinctive, as a fanbase, said Right Stuf President and C.E.O. Shawne Kleckner. “While you’re part of a larger group – people who enjoy and admire Japanese animation – there is also a tremendous amount of diversity and individuality. No two anime fans are exactly alike, and we think this is something that should be embraced and celebrated. In this sense, a single fan can be an ‘action-romance-mecha-comedy Otaku’ -- or whatever other individually-specific mix reflects his or her unique interests.”

The launch page includes a contest, with a $100 gift certificate to RightStuf.com as its grand prize, as well as the first two “featured Otaku” – the Ninja Otaku and the Kawaii Otaku. New Otaku (and more content and contests) will be added to the page throughout the year.

Visit otaku.rightstuf.com for more information, plus the first round of contests and downloads.

ABOUT RIGHT STUF, INC.
Currently celebrating its 21st year in business, Right Stuf, Inc. was one of the first players in the U.S. Japanese Animation ("anime") industry, as both an anime producer/distributor and a retailer. Right Stuf works to promote knowledge of its own products, as well as the anime and manga industry, in general, through its online storefront at RightStuf.com and a variety of media including podcasts and special publications.


Nozomi Entertainment, Right Stuf’s production division, is dedicated to the highest quality releases. True to the Japanese word that inspired its name, Nozomi’s focus is on “what fans want.” By focusing on a limited number of anime properties each year, the Nozomi production team ensures each release receives the care and attention to detail it deserves.

From anime classics like Astro Boy, Kimba and Gigantor to modern comedies, dramas and favorites such as The Irresponsible Captain Tylor, His and Her Circumstances, Gravitation, Shingu: Secret of the Stellar Wars, Ninja Nonsense, To Heart, The Third: The Girl With the Blue Eye, Emma: A Victorian Romance, Maria Watches Over Us and ARIA, Right Stuf and Nozomi Entertainment produce quality programming for fans of all ages and interests. For more information, visit
www.rightstuf.com and www.nozomient.com.
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Ok, i love my country like...a lot and i noticed it's been getting lots of pubicity lately, much of it thanks to Mercs 2: World in Flame. And since i don't know how it looks in the game i wanted to show the real thing. But not the huge cities, just like the most beautiful parts of it. And keep in mind that i've been to every damn corner of this country so i know all these places really well.

First of all Welcome to Venezuela:

This is the Bolivar peak:

This is Roraima (What's on the top has been a mistery for scientist for a while):



This is the Rafael Urdaneta Bridge (I live very close to it in Maracaibo):

This is the capital (Caracas):

This is a beach in Margarita:

This is just another beautiful part of it:

And finally what i consider to be the most beatiful thing in my country, The saint Angel's fall:


So there you have it, that's the most beautiful part of my country, i hope you like it.
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Hi. I'm Ranma [Ranko] Saotome.
I'm permanently female, both in RP and at heart. I am a biological male.
I write ghost stories and fanfics. I am currently working on one for the site! :)
I am also looking for open minded friends who aren't judgmental.
I may be weird, but I am nice, and open minded.
You can either call me Ran-chan or Baku-chan, lol. :)
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Obama's town hall
Obama's town hall
What do a presidential town hall meeting and an anime convention industry panel have in common?

If you guessed a similar Q&A process, you guessed right. It struck me one day, as I watched President Obama take part in a town hall meeting in Florida regarding his economic stimulus package, that although the town hall surely covers topics more dire and immediate than, say, FUNimation’s panel at New York Comic Con, they still both offer an interesting closeness of character to one another.

Take, for example, the goal of those attendees with their questions. They want information, and more often than not, they want to have a legitimate effect on both the proceedings and on the subject of the event (i.e. FUNimation or the President).

There’s also a similarity of presentation: the rehearsed feeling of the questions, the turns of phrase intended to be particularly clever or striking. And then there’s the attitude. There’s a certain respect, even reverence for anime and manga company representatives, but at the same time there’s sort of a feeling amongst fans: we are the almighty Consumer, and we are who you need to please. Similar to this we have those asking questions of President Obama: we made you, and if you don’t deliver, we can unmake you.

New York Comic Con
New York Comic Con
Finally, there’s the ultimate goal. What do the people want out of their questions? As I said earlier, information and to have an effect are the primary goals. Question-askers also seem to often want to impress those around them with their cleverness, their tough story, or whatever it is they share.

But there’s also something these people want that will never actually occur in a panel. When someone asks in the midst of a panel, “will you license XYZ title?” they would probably die for joy if the rep comes back and says “you know, I’m not supposed to say anything yet, but…yes, we’re getting that title.” Which, of course, no rep would ever say, and no regular convention goer would ever expect it, even if they might fantasize.

Similarly, I think a lot of these people at the Obama town hall meeting are probably secretly hoping that he’ll come out with a magic solution to their problems, that he’ll suddenly bust out a brilliant idea or something along those lines. Or maybe even that he’ll pull some kind of Oprah moment and give them all a car or something. (Hey, I mentioned this was fantasy, not what they actually expect, right?)

So, there you have it, just a little observation: when you’re standing up to ask that anime or manga publisher to pick up your favorite title, you’re probably not all that different from those demanding answers from our President.
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I barely know anyone who has seen or watched this show.But I love it!!!!!!!!!!!!!
If you have never heard of it you need to look it up.Its about a online game called THE WORLD.In the show the main charecters are twins.And their in-game charecters are Shugo and Reina.And the play as a pair of legendary charecters that they won.and they come across some BUGS that will put you in a coma if you get killed in the game by them.This show is really good but the series ik kinda short.If you like funny,fantasy anime shows then you will find this right up your alley.
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Well I just found this site and I have no idea what to do on it.I think that we all just chat about anime/manga.Can anybody help me out?If it makes a difference i love anime and I draw alot.so I could give some helpfull tips or just chat about good series.
well thanks and please reply.
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