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by burrowowl
Sat Jul 10, 2004 12:51 am
Forum: General Manga / Misc.
Topic: Air Gear
Replies: 103
Views: 269353

Have they properly dropped the title, or are they just being really slow? I figured they were just taking their sweet time. They have plenty of other titles, after all.
by burrowowl
Mon Jul 05, 2004 1:43 am
Forum: General Manga / Misc.
Topic: English Tokyopop Manga Recommendations
Replies: 28
Views: 26085

The story would have been alot better if they would have stuck to the Romance of the 12 Kingdoms acurately. I'm pretty sure they couldn't accurately follow the story from the Romance of the 12 Kingdoms and have the story take place in Japan. :) Anyhow, it's a silly title, and is getting about the q...
by burrowowl
Mon Jul 05, 2004 1:39 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Why is Bunshichi so strong?
Replies: 25
Views: 21096

Bunshichi is simply a badass. The "red feather" and "white feather" families don't have a monopoly on the human capacity to be excellent hand-to-hand fighters. They just happen to have been working hard to develop those skills.
by burrowowl
Thu Jun 24, 2004 11:20 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Tenjo Tenge Download Help
Replies: 7
Views: 6384

I can't get into the IRC channel. Sure you can. Load an IRC client and connect to irc.irchighway.net. Then join the channel named #manga-translation. Then note that the message when you enter the channel says no licensed manga. Then look at DC Comics' press release about them licensing Tenjo Tenge....
by burrowowl
Thu Jun 24, 2004 11:14 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Looks like DC licensed Tenjo Tenge.
Replies: 149
Views: 166430

I suppose that most of the people in this forum aren't familiar with the kind of stuff that Vertigo Comics (a spinoff of DC) put out. It's entirely possible that there will be little to no censorship of the artwork, little to no censorship of the dialogue, and there is a remote possibility of compet...
by burrowowl
Thu Jun 24, 2004 12:22 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Looks like DC licensed Tenjo Tenge.
Replies: 149
Views: 166430

This really isn't something to get upset about. Fugu was going to stop pretty soon anyway. DC got the rights to do the English translation. Anybody that wanted to cough up the money to get those rights could have done so. DC did. Good for them. That being said, thanks for all the hard work, Fugu! I ...
by burrowowl
Tue Jun 22, 2004 10:08 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Masataka... the true...? *SPOILERS*
Replies: 15
Views: 11495

LMAO :P . He's got some weaknessess Aya Bento (when it's used a distraction) Underwear Now you can add him wanting to protect Madoka I respectfully disagree. Everything you listed are sources of additional strength of character and power for Masataka. As we all know, women's underwear can inspire g...
by burrowowl
Tue Jun 22, 2004 6:59 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Masataka... the true...? *SPOILERS*
Replies: 15
Views: 11495

pv82 wrote:Yeah it sucks, but I got an wierd feeling about her. I don't think shohaku forgives so easily. Plus This is just one more weakness Masataka will have fo anyone to exploit.
Masataka has weaknesses? Was this in the same issue where Nagi developed feelings? I think I missed that chapter.
by burrowowl
Mon Jun 21, 2004 7:35 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chapter 74 Question
Replies: 7
Views: 5527

pv82 wrote:75 is already out? Man, the magazine just came out saturday in Japan. They work fast.
It looks like Fugu has already started translating 75. He works fast, too.
by burrowowl
Sun Jun 20, 2004 10:38 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: The future for Bob and Bunshichi
Replies: 27
Views: 23294

Wasn't the official fight... about ranking? The fight determines the ranking of individual fighters and their clubs. Some amount of prestige comes from being recognizes as a high-rank fighter (by law, mangaka are required to have all prominent characters look down upon all non-prominent characters'...
by burrowowl
Sun Jun 20, 2004 8:08 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Mitsuomi
Replies: 43
Views: 49981

I retract my previous comment: Mitsuomi is clearly the badguy. Between the hair and the bodysuit, he's got to be evil.
by burrowowl
Fri Jun 18, 2004 11:29 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: WHO killed Shin??
Replies: 5
Views: 4763

kujoe wrote:Hey, Shin killed Mitsuomi too you know. :P
They ain't dead 'till they stop twitching :)
by burrowowl
Thu Jun 17, 2004 9:04 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Maya realize Souichirou's feelings?
Replies: 15
Views: 13774

Re: Maya realize Souichirou's feelings?

His feelings towards Maya? Since when did Nagi branch out into such depth of character? I think I missed something. I don't know why but that Sounds so funny :) . IMO, I would think the manga would get more complex and wierd for Maya & Souichiro to get together. Where does that leave Aya at the end...
by burrowowl
Thu Jun 17, 2004 9:00 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: WHO killed Shin??
Replies: 5
Views: 4763

Re: WHO killed Shin??

I see the characters saying that Mitsuomi killed Shin. But actually, he didnt. Instead, Shin and his gf used the acupuncture needle and inserted it into Shin's ear. So.... Mitsuomi didnt kill Shin... right? I may have mistaken... :P It's right there on the page. If you don't want the literal versio...
by burrowowl
Thu Jun 17, 2004 8:57 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Does anyone Know?
Replies: 3
Views: 3454

by burrowowl
Thu Jun 17, 2004 1:33 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Maya realize Souichirou's feelings?
Replies: 15
Views: 13774

Re: Maya realize Souichirou's feelings?

Ok, we all know Aya knows Souichirou's feelings for Maya, and annoyingly she's trying to change them. But does Maya realize his feelings for her? That whole "you are my general" was Souichirou's own weird way of saying he liked her, but did she realize that? When Aya and Kurei came back from Kyushu...
by burrowowl
Wed Jun 16, 2004 9:35 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Mitsuomi
Replies: 43
Views: 49981

Hey may not be truely evil, IMO, he's fighting for his owns beliefs of the way he thinks things should be. "Fighting for your own beliefs" is Japanese manga/anime code language for when a writer doesn't want to explain whether somebody is behaving properly or not. But then, we don't really know wha...
by burrowowl
Wed Jun 16, 2004 2:26 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: The future for Bob and Bunshichi
Replies: 27
Views: 23294

I don't think it's a matter of Mitsuomi being "seduced" by anything. One of the various possible motivations that Mitsuomi has for his actions is to straighten out that mess that the martial arts community has become. Enlisting a talented martial artist to that cause would only be natural. Having Bo...
by burrowowl
Wed Jun 09, 2004 1:50 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Why can't I download vol.4?
Replies: 6
Views: 5118

Re: Why can't I download vol.4?

I tried downloading vol.4 of TT off of the website but every time I click on the picture of the download section it does'nt bring up BitTorrent or anything. Im not sure if its my computer or the website or BitTorrent, could somebody help me out please. The individual volume torrents are being left ...
by burrowowl
Mon Jun 07, 2004 10:42 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Seed Requesting Topic
Replies: 3
Views: 3635

Re: Seed Requesting Topic

I've just recently started downloading the Tenjo Tenge manga and I've come to a problem. I don't have any seeds to complete the BT. Would someone who has vol. 4 please seed it. You could help me and 10 other people who are stuck. I also may use this topic again if I have problems with other volumes...
by burrowowl
Mon Jun 07, 2004 2:04 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chapter Translations
Replies: 21
Views: 16364

I'm not stopping now, but I don't know what will happen once I get my phd, move to Japan, and get a job (sometime next year.) I might continue, I might not, but I will certainly be busy then... how 'bout you continue at whatever pace suits you, and not sweat it when folks hope for faster turn-aroun...
by burrowowl
Mon Jun 07, 2004 1:40 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Maya's figure O_o
Replies: 17
Views: 13587

One of these days somebody in Japan is going to figure out that English-reading fanboys are willing to throw money at them for cartoons and comics, and make changes to their web catalogues to reflect this. Simply having an English navigation interface and some kind of general genre info would probab...
by burrowowl
Sun Jun 06, 2004 11:22 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: o
Replies: 22
Views: 20746

Agent_Wax wrote:
doesn anyone kno where to dl this manga for free?
Cut the shit and go buy a copy, twat.
I'm inclined to agree. There's a bona fide licensed English-language version out there. There are royalties to be collected.

If you're gonna be a perv, there's no need to be stingy while you're at it.
by burrowowl
Sat Jun 05, 2004 7:03 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 69 and what next ?
Replies: 13
Views: 9415

oops typo i meant 68 not 78 but i just read 68 now and i want 69 :lol: Don't we all? :twisted: Oh, you meant the 69th chapter. Nevermind. Yes, I look forward to that too. We'll have to wait until August at the earliest for 70, though (as Fugu works from the tankoban, not the monthlies), so I don't ...
by burrowowl
Sat Jun 05, 2004 12:41 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: curiosity of chapters 68 and up
Replies: 51
Views: 55018

Nice to see Bob in action. Finally, the big guy gets his chance in the spotlight. However, I wonder if Mitsuomi is still interested in getting Bob to join the enforcement group. I kinda thought that his previous invitation was just a relatively minor occurrence within the story, but it seems that M...
by burrowowl
Thu Jun 03, 2004 6:19 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 69 and what next ?
Replies: 13
Views: 9415

Re: Fight 69 and what next ?

ghost wrote:can somebody tell me what happened after the fight 69 ?
Unruly teenagers fighting. And boobies.
by burrowowl
Tue Jun 01, 2004 12:34 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Does anyone know online sources for the TJTG manga?
Replies: 28
Views: 65837

Regus12 wrote:Are they in english?
No. If they were in English, Fugu wouldn't have to translate them for us.
by burrowowl
Mon May 31, 2004 1:20 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: This sounds too good to be true. Need your opinion
Replies: 9
Views: 7581

Its sad... and I even consider that quite expensive. Back in the day, all I had to do is head to my local bookstand and buy manga for 2 bucks a piece... *Sad* $54.00 is about eight hours at minimum wage. That's one workday. At minimum wage. Maybe nine hours after taxes (people on minimum wage with ...
by burrowowl
Mon May 31, 2004 1:05 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: This sounds too good to be true. Need your opinion
Replies: 9
Views: 7581

It's 2.1kg, so I doubt it's a cd :)

That's not too good to be true at all. It's ~$5.40 per book. Less than the Japanese charge themselves? Yes, but that's the way market forces work. Especially when you're Hong Kong.
by burrowowl
Sun May 30, 2004 8:38 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Souhaku *SPOILERS*
Replies: 43
Views: 49182

lol ok im lost here i jus started reading da manga who are the following pplz Mataza ishyumi Dig upon the glorious characters listing that Fugu has thoughtfully provided us with. They're both in there, complete with page references for anywhere that they spoke in the series and a little picture to ...
by burrowowl
Fri May 28, 2004 9:59 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Masataka vs. Souichirou
Replies: 58
Views: 67603

pv82 wrote: Mitsuomi
What about Mana and Kagurazaka :twisted:
Okama? Now that you mention it, Mitsuomi is disqualified by the presence of Kagurazaka. Sorry, Takayanagi-san, you're back in the loser's column with your little brother :)
by burrowowl
Fri May 28, 2004 4:34 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Masataka vs. Souichirou
Replies: 58
Views: 67603

Yeah, though he's not that much of a fighter, from what I can tell ,Sugano's still a very interesseting character... THE MAN HAS FOUR DIVA'S FOR ITO'S SAKE !!! :D No matter who would beat up who, Sugano will always be triumphant, for he has four chicks. Not one, not two, but four chicks. At all tim...
by burrowowl
Fri May 28, 2004 4:27 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: tenjo tenge chapter 67
Replies: 33
Views: 31545

i dont really see why ppl are saying Masataka would lose to Nagi if he opens his dragon gate, he really doesnt get all that powerful unless he's fighting someone also from a red feather family. of course, he does get very powerful, but the Takanayagi are the head family for a reason. if they could ...
by burrowowl
Fri May 28, 2004 4:22 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 74 *spoilers
Replies: 63
Views: 63954

I agree with you to an extent. Destiny hasn't been much of a theme in the manga yet though, so I thought up another theory in which the pieces are pieces of the machination that began eight years ago, and they're slowly coming together. Of course that theory is still an offshoot of the destiny-theo...
by burrowowl
Thu May 27, 2004 7:09 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: tenjo tenge chapter 67
Replies: 33
Views: 31545

The headband Masataka had on in the first page reminded me of Naruto. Wasn't the Takayanagi family the head of all the feather families? So isn't it pretty likely there's some hidden power in their bloodline? That'd sure make a Masataka and Nagi fight interesting. That's just a hachigane. Infantrym...
by burrowowl
Thu May 27, 2004 2:05 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Special Tenjo Tenge Ultra Jump Issue
Replies: 13
Views: 8851

Acutally, I think that's "Takayanagi, Takayanagi, Takayanagi!!!" (the three exclamation points is very important, aesthetically)
by burrowowl
Thu May 27, 2004 2:01 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 70 and up?
Replies: 4
Views: 4828

Tenjo Tenge is released on a monthly basis in Japan. Every six months or so they release a tankoban containing six chapters. Fugu has been working with the tankoban because they're higher-quality prints and more affordable than getting a translation of Ultra Jump just for one title.
by burrowowl
Thu May 27, 2004 1:59 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: How long do you think the manga will be?
Replies: 9
Views: 7307

I'm hoping it'll wrap up in Volume 13. Why? Because then there's a slim chance Fugu will still be available to translate it for us :)
by burrowowl
Thu May 27, 2004 1:55 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 74 *spoilers
Replies: 63
Views: 63954

In the Bob & Isuzu v Madoka, Madoka was already pretty wasted after the fight, and Masataka's first powerful hit (which pretty much decided it already) was a surprise hit she didn't see coming. Then maybe she should have seen it coming. As my Kenpo sensei used to tell me, there is no such thing as ...
by burrowowl
Wed May 26, 2004 9:01 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chapter Translations
Replies: 21
Views: 16364

pv82 wrote:I guess I either have to learn Japanese or learn how to use GMAO.
That would be learn Japanese and learn how to use GMAO :)
by burrowowl
Wed May 26, 2004 8:58 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: tenjo tenge chapter 67
Replies: 33
Views: 31545

Isn't that some kind of method they use to get girls to read the Manga also (Beautiful Boys style I think it's called??). Certain styles of drawing men have developed in manga (most acutely in shojou) that can be understood to represent a variety of character traits. The Shouhaku character design i...
by burrowowl
Wed May 26, 2004 1:19 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: tenjo tenge chapter 67
Replies: 33
Views: 31545

Re: tenjo tenge chapter 67

when I look at nagi's fight with the mataza and masakata fight Madoka and with Fu Chi'en it doesn't feel like he even at nagi level. look at what nagi did to mataza with a couple hits he almost killed him . I think masakata doesn't even stand a chance anymore. should of killed him when he was still...
by burrowowl
Tue May 25, 2004 8:28 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Anime DVD release details
Replies: 31
Views: 29074

Erm ... Don't mind me, I'm still exhausted from a party friday night and I played 'handball' ( don't know English term, you run around on a feel, dribbling this small ball and throw it at a goal ) and football, or 'soccer' if you will ... Sounds like lacrosse from that brief description. But you do...
by burrowowl
Tue May 25, 2004 10:45 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Besides TJTG... what else do you read ?
Replies: 38
Views: 36019

boxesandarrows.com
conan
daredevil
dragon
dungeon
fortune
human target
newsweek
negima
one piece
powers
pretty face
time
y the last man

I've also been reading some Kirkegaard lately, but I somehow doubt that's what this thread is about.
by burrowowl
Mon May 24, 2004 8:30 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Where can i find raw scans for the manga?
Replies: 3
Views: 3947

Re: Where can i find raw scans for the manga?

Im trying to find raws for the TT manga.....browsed a bit in the forums but i didnt have any success...i maybe missed something but if someone could hel me out it would be greatly appreciated thx a whole damn lot :wink: http://www.kinokuniya.com http://www.animenation.com I personally have my raws ...
by burrowowl
Mon May 24, 2004 8:28 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: What site besides WeGetRaws hosts the TenTen torrents
Replies: 2
Views: 3247

Re: What site besides WeGetRaws hosts the TenTen torrents

I've been going to WGRs to get the episodes of TenTen since it was posted on these boards. Problem is WGRs misses a couple episodes from time to time. This time they don't have episode 8 up. what are some of the other sites you guys go to? i've tried downloadanime.org but I'm having problems dling ...
by burrowowl
Fri May 21, 2004 1:02 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: how to install bit torrent?
Replies: 12
Views: 8243

I personally use BitTornado , not because it's better than Azureus, but just because, and I will occasionally see it go about 1-2 kilobyte per second over the upload speed I have it throttled at. Also, using bandwidth monitoring tools such as Netstat Live I've found that each BT client I've tried so...
by burrowowl
Thu May 20, 2004 12:20 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Anime DVD release details
Replies: 31
Views: 29074

3 eps per disc for such a high price is normal for japanese releases of anime dvds so stop complaining. I don't think it's relevant how many eps ADV puts on their dvds since those are meant for the US market. You can always wait for a US release, considering it's already licensed. As long as there ...
by burrowowl
Tue May 18, 2004 1:54 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: So how do I....
Replies: 8
Views: 6190

FuguTabetai wrote:The people that are missing names are clearly visible on the characters page. You can check the "All characters" page to see all the possible characters...
Maybe the link isn't labeled clearly enough? How about naming it "page for people that can't remember a character's name?"
:)
by burrowowl
Mon May 17, 2004 7:25 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: So how do I....
Replies: 8
Views: 6190

TJTG has become pretty popular due to the anime (I assume) and I just don't have the bandwidth to keep those pages open any more. [asskissing]TJTG is getting pretty popular due to the excellent translation work of some guy that goes by the name Fugu Tabetai.[/asskissing] I don't blame you. The web ...