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    HunterXHunter 2011

    So I have marathoned HunterXHunter 2011. I watched the original series and thought it was ok but crucially I never watched the Spider OVA or watched past heavens arena. After watching the Phantom Troupe Arc and the Chimera Ants arc I am honestly shocked at how good it is. I now understand why...
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    Yowamushi Pedal

    Title: Yowamushi Pedal Genre:Shounen, Sports etc Animation Studio: TMS Entertainment Director: Osamu Nabeshima Original Creator: Wataru Watanabe Plot Summary: Sakamichi Onada is a wimpy high school freshman who loves anime. He initially wants to enter the anime club, but winds up joining the...
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    Norwegian Wood

    Plot Synopsis: Toru Watanabe is a quiet and serious young man in 1960s Tokyo whose personal life is in tumult, having lost his best friend Kizuki after he inexplicably commits suicide. Seeking an escape, Toru enters a university in Tokyo. By chance, during a walk in a park, Toru meets Kizuki's...
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    Kaiji 2

    Plot Summary:Description: Kaiji (Tatsuya Fujiwara) erased all of his debts by successfully navigating through death-defying games one after the other. A year later though, he's back in the same debt ridden situation. Kaiji then gets a chance to clear himself of his 200 mllion Yen debt, but he...
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    Your next console?

    The next wave of consoles are upon us and will probably decide whether consoles are here to stay or be overruned by the smartphone/tablet era. I am a Nintendo loyalist so for me its either Nintendo or stick to my PC gaming rig . I never bought the Wii because I knew I wasnt the target audience...
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    ZETMAN

    Title: ZETMAN Japanese Title: ゼットマン Genre: Action, Psychological, Science Fiction Premier: April 2 Animation Studio: TMS Entertainment Director: Osamu Nabeshima Original Creator: Masakazu Katsura Official Website: http://zetman.jp/index.html PV: here Plot: Brought on by the surprise...
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    Misfits

    QUOTE Misfits follows five delinquents in their 20s on community service who get struck by lightning and are given special powers. Kelly (Lauren Socha) gains the ability to read the thoughts of others, Curtis (Nathan Stewart-Jarrett) can rewind time when experiencing an immense sense of regret...
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    Berserk

    Title: Berserk Genre:adventure, drama, fantasy, horror, psychological, romance, supernatural Premier: TBA Animation Studio: TBA Director: TBA Original Creator:Kentarou Miura's Official Website:http://www.younganimal.com/berserk/ Basic info: The manga has been running in Young Animal since...
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    End of manga scanlation?

    I was looking for the new Gantz chapter which should be out around this time and i found this: QUOTE From Anime News Network and Anime Vice: In a move that surprised many manga fans and industry watchers last week, the editors of the Japanese edition of Weekly Shonen Jump posted an open letter...
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    Virtual Worlds

    Yo, I just watched this program about the impact of virtual worlds on the real world. For someone like me who studies social relations it was quite interesting. Firstly, what do you think about virtual worlds? When I was younger I use to play the Maplestory beta but had to quit because I got...
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    DC vs Marvel

    Alright i know there must be a few comic nuts out there besides manga. Basically i just watched Death of Superman DTV. Even though i think Superman is a retarded Superhero it was a really awesome feature. I found this miles more entertaining then the lastest live action Superman film and even...
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    Favourite Disney films

    I still sometimes sit down and watch old disney films to reconnect with my inner child and for nostalgia. So i was wondering what is your favourite Disney film (doesnt have to be animated). If you've never watched a Disney, im sorry to report you never had a childhood. One rule : No Pixar films...
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    Credit Crunch

    Ive been sitting on the idea of this thread for a while. Well right now as im sure some of you are aware, we are heading for a global recession in the world economy due to bad banking habits and unregulated market (very simplified explanation). Basically since i was born in 89 i dont know what...
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    Hajime no Ippo

    Well for those that care one of the best sports anime ive ever seen is coming out with a new anime series. In a surprise annoucement of the 42nd shounen manga confirmed a second series of Hajime no ippo. http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2008-...o-tv-in-january Jyoji "George" Morikawa said...
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    One Piece (Manga)

    I cant believe no one has made a manga thread about one piece, one of the greatest manga's around long before naruto and bleach started. Anyway if you read the manga as i do, well then buckle up faithful nakama and companions and lets discuss the world of One Piece. Did anyone read the lastest...
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