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AV MOD MATERIAL: Community Spotlight 1/10/13

The AV community spotlight makes its grand return to start off 2013.

It's certainly been a few weeks since the Anime Vice Community Spotlight has graced the front page, but we're back after the holiday hiatus. Also, we're coming up on the beginning of the Year of the Snake, under the associated element of Yin Water. 2013 should be an interesting year for me. Seeing how I was born on the Year of the Snake, under Yang Fire. Same animal but opposing elements.

Tom and Sam were busy through the past few weeks posting reviews and more Vice Pit videos, there were reviews of the MASS EFFECT anime and MARTIAN SUCCESSOR NADESICO, then this week Alex Eckman-Lawn wrote up about art in anime with his editorial Art Matters in Anime, Damn It! - - OTAKU COMING HOME.

I'm not sure what happened, but I've seen an influx of new wiki editors appearing on the site, and new blog posters. I like seeing that, but with the increase in traffic also has been making for a lot more work for me deleting SPAM blogs. All of those just makes all the great anime/manga posts look ugly.

Anime Vice Task Initiative: Alphabetical: HERE

Anime Vice Task Initiative: Wiki Style Guide: HERE

Wonderful Wikis

WANTED Wikis

Blog-o-sphere & Formidable Forums

  • Rei Hiroe's R of Black Lagoon and Several Doujinshi by Comiket 83 by takashichea HERE
  • Wiki Editors Project Archive 2012 by takashichea HERE
  • Mitsuru Kirijo of Persona 3 by mjbrit HERE
  • My Top Four Favorite Manga Fights Of 2012 by Destinyheroknight HERE
  • Winter Anime 2013: BD/DVD, OVA, and Movies by takashichea HERE
  • The Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya by mjbrit HERE
  • AVWP Tournament: Swimsuit Contest Extravaganza! by Daniel_Newton HERE
  • AVWP Week #1: Swimsuit Contest! by Daniel_Newton HERE

Anime AMV Showcase

Remember, if you would like to submit something for the Spotlight. You can send me a PM, but please be sure to add "Spotlight" to the subject line. I can't stress how important that is because it might just be lost in my Inbox when I clear it.Even if you have worked on something yourself and are really proud of your work. Get to work, and make more content for the next Spotlight!! Jana!!

-Kristoffer Remmell ( FoxxFireArt) is a freelance graphic artist, writer, and over all mystery geek.- Follow for news updates: @AnimeVicers/ @ FoxxFireArt

thuiscoolon Jan. 10, 2013 at 12:59 p.m.

What anime is that header image...it looks familiar...

Aleashaon Jan. 10, 2013 at 2 p.m.

Great work and ! There is a lot of excellent wiki work going on! =)

takashichea moderator on Jan. 10, 2013 at 2:20 p.m.

Congrats everyone on your hard work!

@thuiscool:

It might be Konomi Suzue from Triage X.

@Aleasha:

Awesome job out there!

Aleashaon Jan. 10, 2013 at 2:48 p.m.

@takashichea: Thanks! =)

FoxxFireArt moderator on Jan. 10, 2013 at 6:50 p.m.
@takashichea: @thuiscool
She looks kind of like Suzue, but the hair is a bit different. It's been a while since I've read TRIAGE X, so I'm not really up on any events. I just liked this picture that Shouji Sato posted on his website recently.
buhssuhton Jan. 10, 2013 at 9:15 p.m.

@Aleasha: props to you for working on Tenjo Tenge. I still don't understand WTF happened in that series.

Aleashaon Jan. 11, 2013 at 6:48 a.m.

@buhssuht: Thanks! It ended without resolution as if there was going to be a second season at least the anime but I plan to read the manga which just ended a couple of years ago to see how everything turns out myself. =) It was a WHOLE LOTTA flashbacks lol. I actually believe over half the episodes in that anime where flashbacks if you can keep up with the flashbacks in the flashbacks its actually an interesting story.

Edit:

PS. Bunshichi Tawara is a Bad Ass!

buhssuhton Jan. 11, 2013 at 12:04 p.m.

@Aleasha: at some point the story flashback SO far that it travels back in time. I'm not making this up

Aleashaon Jan. 11, 2013 at 12:15 p.m.

@buhssuht: LOL i don't doubt it.

Sonata moderator on Jan. 11, 2013 at 12:22 p.m.
Awesome work as always by the AV community:)
takashichea moderator on Jan. 11, 2013 at 12:56 p.m.

@FoxxFireArt:

I'm not familiar with Triage X, and I recognized his art style. I went down every work he did and look at any character that looks like her: red hair, green glasses, and crazy look.

Pokemon Black and White Looks Delicious in Motion

First video of a Pokemon battle in Black and White.

Comment & Win: One Piece Vol. 52, 53

Time for a giveaway folks! Now, act civil, we don't want anyone to get hurt in the mad rush to win.

Beginner's Guide to FLCL

Gainax's madcap, surrealist anime, broken down for new viewers.

Ballz Deep

Steve gets intimately close to Dragon Ball Z, for science!

Top 3 Awful Anime Dubs

Grit your teeth and get your ear plugs ready cause this week we're taking on the three most amazingly bad dubs of all time!

Community Spotlight -- 12/12/2014

With the year nearly over, I hope checking out this week's spotlight is a part of your weekend plans.

RAGE OF BAHAMUT #9+10 -- Watch & Learn

She's actually supposed to be Joan of Arc...?!?!

BLEACH Ch. 608 Review

Ichibe always bets on black.

Anime Caption Contest -- 12/15/14

Tis the season to be jolly! Which of these Santas are good?

DRAGON BALL -- Revisiting the Red Ribbon Army

I don't know if this show ever actually "matured."

PARASYTE - THE MAXIM #11 -- Watch & Learn

What're we gonna do when these freaks get organized?

ONE PIECE Ch. 770 Review

The bit players steal the show in this week's chapter.

PSYCHO-PASS #32 -- Watch & Learn

A wolf in... wolf's clothing?

BLEACH Ch. 608 Review

Ichibe always bets on black.

Anime Caption Contest -- 12/15/14

Tis the season to be jolly! Which of these Santas are good?

PARASYTE - THE MAXIM #11 -- Watch & Learn

What're we gonna do when these freaks get organized?

THE TALE OF PRINCESS KAGUYA -- Movie Review

Truly one of Studio Ghibli's best films...

PSYCHO-PASS #32 -- Watch & Learn

A wolf in... wolf's clothing?

PARASYTE -- What if it Were More Like the Manga?

Wonder no more! There's a video!

DRAGON BALL -- Revisiting the Red Ribbon Army

I don't know if this show ever actually "matured."

RAGE OF BAHAMUT #9+10 -- Watch & Learn

She's actually supposed to be Joan of Arc...?!?!

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