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by Rain_Cassidy
Sun Jun 22, 2003 3:28 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Air Gear Vol 1
Replies: 20
Views: 19930

I've read and enjoyed manga about golf, fishing, cooking, dancing, and horseracing. I don't golf, fish, or race horses. :P I skate but I certainly don't extreme anything (I'm allergic to violent pain). But I've learned that the quality of a manga's story is based on the author, never on the subject ...
by Rain_Cassidy
Sun Jun 22, 2003 3:03 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chapter 55
Replies: 35
Views: 36990

Can someone explain to me all the Phoenix Feather Clans again? Red, White, how many there are?

I can't remember back to that page with the big turkey on the wall.
by Rain_Cassidy
Sun Jun 22, 2003 2:51 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chapter 54
Replies: 25
Views: 23935

The new chapters have revealed that Nagi's family is 1 of the feathers of the Takayanagi phoenix. And that the Nagi family trains in the lowest Chakra. Each of the major families seem to excel in a Chakra. The Natsume family uses the Dragon's Eye, presumably the highest Chakra. All of them served Ta...
by Rain_Cassidy
Sun Jun 22, 2003 2:29 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: chap 52
Replies: 17
Views: 16658

What kind of word is milf? I run across this slang sometimes, still have no clue. :?: And yes, Agent Wax. Ishiyumi is an Adonis wrapped in a bunch of wavy angelic ribbons (actually rubber bands but they look like angel ribbons to me). He ties with Asshat in Beautiful Flash, panel after panel. That b...
by Rain_Cassidy
Tue May 06, 2003 4:17 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chap 48-51 out!
Replies: 44
Views: 55814

Bob's GF is not better than Maya. There are ppl who aren't uptight about their bodies, and then there are sluts. I always thought the past arc would explain why Maya is a bitch, explain why people follow her and make her seem likable somehow. If Great dropped a ball story-wise, was this one. Maya's ...
by Rain_Cassidy
Sun May 04, 2003 9:16 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Nagi and Maya........(Spoilers)
Replies: 19
Views: 19585

Some of you guys are just hopeless. Maya and Masataka? Who are you kidding??? :lol: Masataka is a complete loser who will never change. He will end up with absolutely no one, happily following behind Aya's heels and enthusiastically congratulating her on finding her "fine man who'll make her happy",...
by Rain_Cassidy
Sun May 04, 2003 8:46 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chap 48-51 out!
Replies: 44
Views: 55814

"I don't mind, as long as Bob says it's okay" ? :shock: Ok, after 3 long volumes of absence, that 1 sentence just reminded me why I hate that girl. :x Her 1st reason in this manga is fanservice of an unappealing variety. She is an inferior reincarnation of Needle Girl (whose name is so hard to reme...
by Rain_Cassidy
Wed Apr 23, 2003 12:39 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: What's with Shin's nazi eye-patch?
Replies: 15
Views: 18166

Blade of the Immortal is pretty special, in that the pages are cut up and rearranged on the page, to preserve Samura's artwork. Panels only get flipped when there's no way around this. This leads me to believe that BotI is actually more popular in the USA than in Japan, which is a straaaaange pheno...
by Rain_Cassidy
Mon Apr 21, 2003 2:57 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chapter 46
Replies: 11
Views: 11455

What was on page 5? :)
Wait...
Forget I asked. I think I can guess. :?
by Rain_Cassidy
Mon Apr 21, 2003 2:53 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: super spoilers
Replies: 20
Views: 19897

And it is a huge bomb, BTW.
Uh-oh, it's Hedstrap, Asshat's Evil Twin That Kicks Ass! :D
by Rain_Cassidy
Mon Apr 21, 2003 2:45 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chapter 45
Replies: 28
Views: 27954

I don't think Shin is that selfish, because when mana said that maya should help mitsuomi not take the path that shin took, shin left it alone He felt some guilt. But the guilt merely kept him from deciding to kill anyone else, rather than being the primary motivator for him to kill himself. he fou...
by Rain_Cassidy
Sun Apr 20, 2003 1:58 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: wahhh
Replies: 8
Views: 8810

It leads me to think that Maya just didn't want to tell the brats that her brother killed himself. Because there is no way anyone can blame any part of Shin's death on Mits. Mits stopped the fight when Kuzu jumped in. Mits gets pummeled senseless by Shin. Shin kills himself. If Maya actually believe...
by Rain_Cassidy
Sun Apr 20, 2003 1:53 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chapter 45
Replies: 28
Views: 27954

I think that what Maya ultimately could not forgive is not that Mitsuomi directly, physically 'killed' Shin, but that his throwing down of the gauntlet, and subsequently his ruthlessness in the fight, drove Shin to his desperation and finally, his end. I think what Maya cannot forgive is simply Mit...
by Rain_Cassidy
Sun Apr 20, 2003 1:25 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: super spoilers
Replies: 20
Views: 19897

That sure looks like Asshat... I don't see how it's a "mega-surprise" since he can't be anyone else we currently know.
by Rain_Cassidy
Sun Apr 20, 2003 1:17 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chapter 46
Replies: 11
Views: 11455

Mitsuomi has become bewitched by "absolute power" and been corrupted. So they've taken diametrically opposite views from the same events. I see it differently. Mitsuomi seeks Power in order to keep ppl like Shin from causing future tragedies. He saw the tragedy as a result of incompetence and weakn...
by Rain_Cassidy
Fri Apr 11, 2003 12:44 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Masataka vs. Souichirou
Replies: 58
Views: 70238

You know what would be a good idea. When the fight against Mitsoumi is over you would think bam the series is over. Guess again. The guy that wanted the true warrior comes out of the cuts and sees Nagi's potential. Then he tels the whole crew that there are even stronger fighters out there from dif...
by Rain_Cassidy
Mon Apr 07, 2003 2:13 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chap 44
Replies: 15
Views: 13528

And NOBODY hits the arse. Not unless they're into spanking. The butt is too padded to cause significant damage. Ahem, I think he means... not the buttocks, but y'know, that place. That would be quite a "dirty" hidden hit. :shock: What a great chapter. TGTJ is so masterfully told. What I expected at...
by Rain_Cassidy
Tue Apr 01, 2003 8:09 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: No! Tenjo Tenge Should be a video game!
Replies: 32
Views: 35257

Wow. Didnt know they were trying to emulate Capcom by doing that. Well... that's just my personal theory... I have a lot of those. :wink: Hee, what do I know? :P How would SNK not fit to fight against Tenjo Tenge? If Capcom does, surely SNK does. Capcom itself doesn't fit. Rival Schools fit because...
by Rain_Cassidy
Mon Mar 31, 2003 10:39 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Masataka vs. Souichirou
Replies: 58
Views: 70238

Where does it say Masataka has girls running after him in the school? I must've missed that. :?: I don't buy that 1 bit. Loser like him? I'll believe it when I see it. :P Thank goodness OhGreat is a good writer, who will not write such nonsensical anime plot devices of "wimp loser magically gets all...
by Rain_Cassidy
Mon Mar 31, 2003 10:32 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chap 43
Replies: 10
Views: 13629

I really like Asshat as comic relief, much more than Masataka. Granted, Masataka isn't strictly comic relief, but I like Asshat's personality much more. :) At least he's not a peeping tom pervert.
by Rain_Cassidy
Sun Mar 30, 2003 8:50 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: No! Tenjo Tenge Should be a video game!
Replies: 32
Views: 35257

I too was greatly saddened when it was decided that KoF team's partners not appear in the background. I feel that it was an extremely inconsiderate move by SNK. In trying to emulate something of Capcom's "technical hardcore" feel (by not having distractions), KoF lost something very important. :(
by Rain_Cassidy
Sat Mar 29, 2003 9:12 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Masataka vs. Souichirou
Replies: 58
Views: 70238

Masataka may be very strong in strength, but he acts like a wimp and feels like a wimp. So I see him as a wimp. :? All the girls may magically find Keitaro fun to be close to, but that boy is such a loser that that's what he would be in real life , so I see him as a loser. He may be good comfort foo...
by Rain_Cassidy
Sat Mar 29, 2003 9:01 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: No! Tenjo Tenge Should be a video game!
Replies: 32
Views: 35257

RS had 2 discs because 1 is the arcade fighting game (with great story mode), while the 2nd disc is the Create-A-Fighter RPG/boardgame disc. Of course, for us st00pid Americans, Capcom decides that a RPG/boardgame supplemental is beyond our brutish reptilian brains, so only the fighting game disc is...
by Rain_Cassidy
Wed Mar 26, 2003 11:46 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chap 42
Replies: 3
Views: 5305

The last bit of the hospital scene was indeed great storytelling. Any lesser manga would have open confrontation between Shin and Mits, even if just verbal strutting. Mits' response to seeing Shin showed that he was more sad than angry, and the lack of acting out indicated that there was no room for...
by Rain_Cassidy
Wed Mar 26, 2003 12:20 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: No! Tenjo Tenge Should be a video game!
Replies: 32
Views: 35257

I want Rival Schools Vs. Tenjo Tenge.

There's one more Vs. project for Capcom.

(I actually just want new beautiful RS art...)
by Rain_Cassidy
Wed Mar 26, 2003 12:14 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: chap 41 thoughts
Replies: 31
Views: 31506

oh great forgot aya I notice that too. Seems as if Aya exists outside of the Natsume household. Despite all of its depth, TT makes the assumption that the school is all, and that family life and extracurricular life are non-existent. Like most school fighting manga. who are the other elemental user...
by Rain_Cassidy
Tue Mar 25, 2003 11:58 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Masataka vs. Souichirou
Replies: 58
Views: 70238

You like Masataka because you've been reading too much Love Hina. :lol: He and that loser Keitaro should be twins. So far, the past arc characters are getting the bulk of the character development. Nagi, Bob, Masataka are becoming shallow characters. Aya still has some depth owing to her Dragon Eye ...
by Rain_Cassidy
Sat Mar 22, 2003 12:54 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: wah! the chapters keep on getting better
Replies: 11
Views: 9677

What tops that is, while being tossed away in the last page, Fu isn't being merely tossed away. You have to look at his neck. :shock:
by Rain_Cassidy
Sat Mar 22, 2003 12:50 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: chap 41 thoughts
Replies: 31
Views: 31506

Little Maya is so cute! :o And good-hearted, unlike her current closed-up self with the 6-feet-thick bitch barrier. Well, I guess losing one's parents like that does that to you. And HS Maya... just received the tissue-paper-clothing treatment... well I guess it's an unavoidable work hazard for mang...
by Rain_Cassidy
Thu Mar 20, 2003 9:21 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Emlan, Everybody, Here's my Tenjho Image (Tawara and Maya)
Replies: 12
Views: 11260

It looks like he's lifting up her sweater. I can't tell what she has on underneath... :? They still look way too friendly. Maya would never let Bunsh cuddle her like that, even less to mess with her clothing. It's understandable for you to draw it, seeing as how you're satisfying your own preference...
by Rain_Cassidy
Thu Mar 20, 2003 3:45 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: What's with Shin's nazi eye-patch?
Replies: 15
Views: 18166

Shin should put the Millennium Eye symbol on his eyepatch. Then there would be yet another character he resembles. :D

Now, is his name Pegasus Crawford or Maximillion Pegasus?? :?:
by Rain_Cassidy
Thu Mar 20, 2003 3:42 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Emlan, Everybody, Here's my Tenjho Image (Tawara and Maya)
Replies: 12
Views: 11260

Hmm, I don't think Maya would like that, but I'm sure Bunsh wouldn't mind. :roll: Nice backgrounds, though. You obviously put some effort into this, and you're better than I originally thought. Ah, now you've made me realize why I kept thinking Bunsh is evil when I first saw him. He looks like a cro...
by Rain_Cassidy
Tue Mar 18, 2003 4:34 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Who's *your* favorite tenjo tenge character...
Replies: 35
Views: 40279

I can sorta see it in the Morrigan pic on the main page. But in the cover pic on http://capcom.mangatranslation.com/ I don't think they look at all alike. Those aren't official Capcom illustrations (official as in Bengus and Akiman). They're very similar in the Capcom Design Room and anime pictures...
by Rain_Cassidy
Sun Mar 16, 2003 10:43 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: The Toudou Gakuen Uniform
Replies: 13
Views: 12082

On the question of Iori Yagami... if you look at his clothes, you can tell it's a Jpn high school uniform, except he tailored it to his own gothic/bondage tastes. That's why it's stupid for him to be still wearing it, even after graduation. He needs a makeover. :? Jpn is a strict society. Even the o...
by Rain_Cassidy
Fri Mar 14, 2003 9:22 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: The Toudou Gakuen Uniform
Replies: 13
Views: 12082

Heheheh... 8) Correct me if I'm wrong, but I think I got this info from a reliable source. Typical formal Jpnese school black uniforms are the ones you see on that website, with the length just below the belt. Something Masataka would wear. But the DELINQUENT-TYPE uniforms, are either: 1. Ultra-shor...
by Rain_Cassidy
Sat Mar 08, 2003 10:46 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Who's *your* favorite tenjo tenge character...
Replies: 35
Views: 40279

am I the only one that thinks Shin kinda looks like a younger verson of Sephiroth from ff7?
Am I the only one who thinks his sister looks like a younger version of Morrigan from Darkstalkers (plus cockroach enhancements)? :mrgreen:
by Rain_Cassidy
Sat Mar 08, 2003 4:16 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: random ch 38 thoughts
Replies: 9
Views: 8981

I like how I was expecting Maya and Mits to fight, then they basically ended up having a very unconventional date. They're so cute! Then just when I expected Maya to go all lovey-dovey and spout something soap opera and cliched, she asks Mits whether he's ever killed anyone. :shock: I'm used to Oh G...
by Rain_Cassidy
Mon Mar 03, 2003 4:25 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Who is your favorite Character poll?
Replies: 121
Views: 267106

When I 1st saw Tawara, I thought he's an older EVIL perv. Like the power behind the throne of Mitsuomi, or the brainy EVIL advisor. Like how Mitsuomi may be violent, but this goateed pervy guy is DEEP DARK CANCER hidden beneath a laid-back veneer. :twisted:

Oh well, I guess not. :roll:
by Rain_Cassidy
Mon Mar 03, 2003 4:19 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Awesome chapter!
Replies: 6
Views: 7148

Wow, "plot thickens" is right. :D Great thing is, we all know what will happen in the end, but as of right now we have no idea how things got that way! It's all very unpredictable, but not in a nonsensical way. I was sure that the Mitsuomi vs Shin that results in Shin's death would have happened at ...
by Rain_Cassidy
Mon Mar 03, 2003 3:59 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: a Wallpaper of Maya
Replies: 6
Views: 7171

Good colors. FYI, Maya's hair is supposedly silver/platinum, I think. But then, no rules against changing hair dyes... for her it must be a 5-hour job. Personally I don't like young Maya's face. Her older face better reflects her personality. An extremely determined, stubborn, focused individual. No...
by Rain_Cassidy
Sun Feb 23, 2003 4:08 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Curious about Tawara's "Boob Jobs"
Replies: 7
Views: 9389

I thought he's Double Impact because he failed to graduate high school 2 years in a row. :P
At least that's how the current freshmen see him I think. Few remember his glory days, it seems to me.
by Rain_Cassidy
Wed Feb 19, 2003 12:09 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Incest comment.
Replies: 8
Views: 9993

Incest comment.

I don't find it "creepy", even that big panel where Shin grabs Maya from his bed. I find all of it quite poignant. Most lower quality boys' manga deal with rape/incest/child_molestation in a very casual and callous way, like dressing for the violence. It numbs you to it and you don't think about it ...
by Rain_Cassidy
Tue Feb 18, 2003 11:48 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: mitsuomi
Replies: 3
Views: 5000

Maya has a big hand in exorcising Mitsuomi's demons in Ch.35. We know because she likes him and considers him her rival, and doesn't want to see him sink. I just noticed she does that a lot - save ppl. Unbeknownst to her, what she's doing is basically helping Mitsuomi kill her brother, since the onl...
by Rain_Cassidy
Tue Feb 18, 2003 11:37 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Who's *your* favorite tenjo tenge character...
Replies: 35
Views: 40279

Natsume Shin

He's rotten and messed up, but I like tragic heroes, and I want to see underdogs get their day in the sun (even though it won't happen with him), or at least go down in a blaze. He should just grab Reiki and go kill every single person in that mafia syndicate they call the Takayanagi, and all its sa...