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Community Spotlight: 12/2/11

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We're back from the break, and it's time for the Anime Vice Community Spotlight. I know I enjoyed the week off with all the cooking I had to do. Little news was made over the week, but sotyfan16 wrote an article for Irritating Endings. Nick and I also gave our thoughts on last week's Persona 4 episode, and it made for some good discussion. We also learned over the break week that One Piece Vol. 64 shattered sales records. Not to mention that this week Godlen's coverage of One Piece may have shown a huge change for the Straw Hat Pirates.

Anime Vice Task Initiative: Image Captioning: HERE

Anime Vice Task Initiative: Wiki Style Guide: HERE

Task Queue Theme of the Week: Story Arc Streamlining - HERE

Anime/Manga Trailer Suggestions: HERE

Advertise Your Favorite Wiki Pages: HERE

Character Format List: HERE

Wonderful Wikis

We have a new user to the wiki, Sophronimos, who has been steadily adding a lot of new manga series and characters to the wiki. He joined Anime Vice back in November. I hope you all will check out his profile and leave a post on his wall to make him feel welcome.

Streamline Story Arc Initiative

Anime Vice is working to streamline our wiki to make it stronger. These are some pages that could use some work from our wiki editors. Each have special bounties assigned.

Blog-o-sphere

  • Chihayafuru: My Pick for Fall 2011 (by: AURON570) HERE
  • "Kawaii" Has Been Added to Oxford's English Dictionary (by: ZombiePie) HERE
  • Weekly Beelzebub: Chapter 134 Review (by: arrussel) HERE
  • My visit to Anime USA 2011 (by: XeroGravity) HERE
  • Weekly Sket Dance: Ep. 34 Onee-San's Romantic Laboratory (by: takashichea) HERE
  • My Journey in to Persona 4 animation: Ep 9 (by: metalsnakezero) HERE
  • Anime Sightings: Community (NBC) (by: ShadowKnight508) HERE
  • Falling in the Queue - November 25th, 2011 (by: Daroki) HERE
  • Guilty Crown Ep 6 Weekly Report - Leukocytes (by: KuroNekoXIII) HERE

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: @ animevice / @ FoxxFireArt

takashichea moderator on Dec. 2, 2011 at 2:58 p.m.

Congrats everyone to those who got involved in making those wiki edits, blogs, and thoughtful comments. Let's keep going. I wanted to give a shout out to my teammates who did a great job despite that finals are around the corner. Good job Kuro and Arrussel for your awesome weekly blogs! I thank Anna and ShadowKnight508 for being there to lend a hand.

AURON570on Dec. 2, 2011 at 3:56 p.m.

Shoutout to whoever (probably Foxxfireart) that put the relevant Endurance Run episode for Persona 4 The Animation Episode 8 page. I actually skimmed though the Endurance Run episode and the entire camping trip only took up about 20minutes.

Which means the P4 Animation episode 8 which features the camping trip, is just about the same length as it is shown in the P4 game (not counting opening and ending). Which means my earlier complaints about the episode being rushed and felt too sit-com-ey, wasn't because a lot was compressed into a single episode, but rather it was probably because of the how well-animated the P4 Animation series is. If you compare it to the game, there's so much more animation to set your eyes on, so I guess that's why it felt more rushed in the series.

That said, really amazing job to everyone on the wiki and blogs. I really envy some of those episode pages, I should really get into the habit of filling out the credits, objects, concepts and locations. Lastly, good luck to any fellow college/university students around the world preparing for exams at this time.

sotyfan16on Dec. 2, 2011 at 4:14 p.m.

Good work to everyone mentioned in this double issue. Keep helping provide for the site to make it better. Finals and the holidays are here so it will be harder to write blogs and such so don't push yourselves.

I'm battling myself on what to write next but I will have some more content for next week.

ShadowKnight508 moderator on Dec. 2, 2011 at 5:39 p.m.

AnimeVice Community is credit to team! Congrats are in order for everyone who's hard work in the wiki or forums via their blogs was featured in this week's AV Community Spotlight. Seeing two of the wiki pages that I worked hard on be featured along with my 11th hour blog regarding the "quasi-anime" segment that Community featured last night is awesome.

arrusselon Dec. 2, 2011 at 8:19 p.m.
I am just happy to know that someone is actually reading my blog and congrats to everyone up there!
EganTheVile1on Dec. 6, 2011 at 3:06 a.m.

CONGRATS ALL! I have to get off my butt and start working again, been forever since any of my contributions have made the cut

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Beginner's Guide to FLCL

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

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Top 3 Awful Anime Dubs

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Wow... even the Narrator is taking pot-shots at him.

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What starts as disturbing has a surprisingly heartwarming outcome.

AH! MY GODDESS! #2 -- Retro Review

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Ichibe's fate is just about as brutal and obvious as Samuel Jackson's in DEEP BLUE SEA.

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Anime Caption Contest -- 12/26/14

Last Caption Contest of the Year, New Year's Day Theme!

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“God Bless Us, Every One”

ONE PIECE Ch. 771 Review

What starts as disturbing has a surprisingly heartwarming outcome.

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Love Hurts.

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Wow... even the Narrator is taking pot-shots at him.

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