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by Rooster
Tue Mar 08, 2005 10:07 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 81
Replies: 255
Views: 288454

She knows [ref. ch21].
by Rooster
Sat Mar 05, 2005 12:34 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 81
Replies: 255
Views: 288454

I always thought it was more "nigh unlimited", or even if it wasn't, the strain on his body is going to be the limiter (see Ishiyumi fight). If sky was the limit, how money water monkeys could he create if he was dumped into the ocean?
by Rooster
Sun Feb 27, 2005 7:04 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 81
Replies: 255
Views: 288454

Analyzing the concept of evil is all fine and good but you'd save your fingertips if you read messages more carefully.
by Rooster
Sun Feb 27, 2005 5:45 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 81
Replies: 255
Views: 288454

As has already been said, the powers themselves aren't evil, or they don't have any Stormbringer-esque qualities in them at least, the powers give the user greater potential to do evil. The evil in Ishiyumi's exclamation correlates directly with Souichirou's technique's destructive power. Ishiyumi u...
by Rooster
Wed Feb 23, 2005 2:22 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 81
Replies: 255
Views: 288454

>> HM??? you mean???

He is referring to Mataza's stepbrother.

Nagi hasn't changed a lot personality wise but I can take it since now he's capable of nice rage-scenes without going mad.
by Rooster
Tue Jan 11, 2005 3:52 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chapter 79
Replies: 164
Views: 171034

Well, it was drawn EXACTLY the same as when he ate Ishiyumi's dragon. That's why I'm not sure he ate Shizuru's dragon, it wasn't the same as the last 2. But isn't that just how the Dragon fist power works? It beats other powers by devouring them, so no matter who Nagi uses it against, if they have ...
by Rooster
Wed Jan 05, 2005 10:57 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chapter 79
Replies: 164
Views: 171034

I've thought of Tetsuhito being more of a comrade in arms with Souhaku, with Souhaku being the dominant of the two and Tetsuhito subservient willingly. Inue implied while she was talking to Kago. Now on one side you would probably say hes too much of a good guy to rape her, but this is TenTen and an...
by Rooster
Mon Dec 20, 2004 2:52 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chapter 79
Replies: 164
Views: 171034

Souhaku before using skin conditioners -design
Souhaku and his machete

If I'm not allowed to use FuguTabetai's images here as reference let me know and I'll take them down.
by Rooster
Sun Dec 19, 2004 2:15 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chapter 79
Replies: 164
Views: 171034

Souichirou's development is crucial to me now. I already like this series but if it's handled well I think this would stand out even more. I want him to change, and I hope he will. If Souichirou eventually goes back to "normal" after this little foray, I'm going to be very, very disappointed. I hope...
by Rooster
Sun Dec 19, 2004 1:21 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Chapter 79
Replies: 164
Views: 171034

>>There is only one sword between them. Notice that when Tetsuhito has a sword, Kago has no sword, his hands are in his pockets. Also it shows two hands exchanging the sword. I'm sure Kago cut off her arm. I agree with Jaguar. Souhaku gives the weapon to Tetsuhito, if you look closely the two hands ...
by Rooster
Tue Dec 14, 2004 12:11 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: RECOMEND me some manga
Replies: 35
Views: 36593

Air Gear is a Kodansha product so there are no links to it on their site.
by Rooster
Fri Nov 26, 2004 4:09 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: CMX TT Vol 1 in February
Replies: 74
Views: 83167

I wouldn't rip off my pants just for a zoomed up cover. Some people might think it too lewd to buy if she was already showing her merchandise on the cover to buy it, and the other people, well, she's still showing a lot of leg there. Additionally, as has already been said, it has a "mature readers" ...
by Rooster
Thu Nov 18, 2004 4:57 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Question/Finding about TT
Replies: 48
Views: 47746

While I don't disagree with that concept, I don't think that's really been proven or indicated. For all we know, they might just have been the Takayanagi's supernatural hitmen or something. Becoming 'a demon to hunt demons' is not really indicative of anything except that the Nagis have to pay a he...
by Rooster
Wed Nov 17, 2004 2:43 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Question/Finding about TT
Replies: 48
Views: 47746

The Nagi family has been a sort of police force who come knocking at your door if you've been a naughty person. Remember the "Family that becomes demons in order to hunt demons"? Even if one hasn't done anything to merit their attention, it isn't illogical to hate and/or fear them. And yes, they are...
by Rooster
Mon Oct 25, 2004 8:44 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 78
Replies: 121
Views: 127030

It's a description of chapter 78.
by Rooster
Tue Sep 28, 2004 1:47 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 78
Replies: 121
Views: 127030

It's obvious that he is being mind-controlled by Inue [...] Still, kind of weird how Kabuto was quick to betray Kago. [...] How is Kago planning to participate in the tournament, since none of the F-members are from Todou? Where did you get that? I haven't seen any implications of him being mind co...
by Rooster
Sun Sep 26, 2004 11:44 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 78
Replies: 121
Views: 127030

I don't think the F guy is related to Fu at all. Neither do I. BTW, what did the maybe female F character do to Nagi towards the end of the chapter? Some sonic/ultra-sound type of ability that what... stopped his heart or something? That's a pretty fatal way of recapturing someone. Is Maya carrying...
by Rooster
Sat Sep 25, 2004 3:13 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 78
Replies: 121
Views: 127030

I won't say much since the translation isn't out yet, but Kabuto on a leash? I didn't think he had screwed up that badly, or maybe it is just Souhaku thinking he's a worthy sacrifice for Souichirou. Some of the characters start to have a clear resemblance to others, that new F lackey looks like Fu, ...
by Rooster
Fri Sep 17, 2004 1:43 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: TenTen Raw Anime Episode
Replies: 466
Views: 530238

Damn, your episode 23 overview didn't quite do it, but now I have to start badgering network admins to open some ports so I can do proper torrentWaReZ.

Great coverage here throughout the series.
by Rooster
Wed Sep 15, 2004 1:00 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Tenjou Tenge Download
Replies: 8
Views: 7025

Methinks the announcement topic should be changed to all capital letters and a few exclamation marks and '1's added for extra effect.
by Rooster
Tue Sep 14, 2004 7:37 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Any news from DC?
Replies: 13
Views: 10208

the same thing was done by darkhorse when they bought the license for first volumes of berserk
if it sells good they will buy the rest
So no, that in itself does not make his 'reliable sources' void. Not that any reliable source is a reliable source by virtue of being said to be a reliable source.
by Rooster
Tue Aug 24, 2004 4:59 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: thanks + fight 77
Replies: 54
Views: 59527

She most definitely hasn't recovered yet. She was only able to walk because she knew Souhaku was there, she was driven by her emotions. For reference, take Maya's broken shoulder(?), it hasn't magically healed and its been weeks already. Now, Makiko had her arm disintegrated. I wouldn't hold my brea...
by Rooster
Tue Aug 24, 2004 5:59 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: thanks + fight 77
Replies: 54
Views: 59527

It was due time Maya had the spotlight on her. She got what she was lacking in this chapter, namely confidence.

Also, this chapter reinforced the need for Souichirou to grow a set of balls fast.
by Rooster
Fri Aug 13, 2004 12:05 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Question about chapter 11.
Replies: 12
Views: 9969

Yes he is

even oh! great has called him the hero
Strange... I guess my theory of Masataka fans having a Borg-like collective is smashed.
by Rooster
Fri Aug 13, 2004 10:46 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Question about chapter 11.
Replies: 12
Views: 9969

On pg 131( Fight 68 ), the alien looking guy reads that Nagi is "F"s trumb card. What exactly does this mean?
Exactly what he says, he is their trump card, wild card, the joker, whatever you want to call it. In short, it's possible he's F's new powerhouse.
by Rooster
Fri Jul 30, 2004 12:46 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Ultra Jump Tenjo Tenge Special Issue Rant
Replies: 38
Views: 36634

Seriously though, I have some questions. I just realised something: during Shin's fight with Bunshichi, how did Shin make Bunshichi 'see' himself get killed? Was Shin using Dragon Pupil then? If so, does that mean that all Dragon Eye users can naturally use Dragon Pupil as well? It had to be Dragon...
by Rooster
Tue Jul 27, 2004 10:32 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 76 Rant
Replies: 95
Views: 104741

That match would suck. It would mostly be Aya trying to talk to Nagi to get him to stop fighting her. Lot's of tears (mostly Aya) and a crappy end to the fight with something like her wanting to "be his strength." If they are going to fight, it is because Souichirou wants it and I doubt he's listen...
by Rooster
Tue Jul 27, 2004 10:25 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: F characters
Replies: 60
Views: 60307

notice: Kago Souhaku Joyuun matches with the Kago mentioned by Dougen earlier as two of the 12 not present. Souhaku isn't exactly on friendly terms with the other families, him trying to exterminate them and all. now in Chapter 10 Page 115 the on the last box Tsujimi Mataza says "...into doing it. ...
by Rooster
Mon Jul 19, 2004 10:01 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 76 Rant
Replies: 95
Views: 104741

This could justify this "fanservice" as a key element of the plot Don't hold your breath on it. And who's the other person that calls out to Nagi in the last page? Damn it. I found it annoying because Oh! Great ended the chapter just when it got interesting. Rest assured, the next chapter's first h...
by Rooster
Sun Jul 18, 2004 9:44 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 76 Rant
Replies: 95
Views: 104741

I have two words for you... Edward Elric! I'd appreciate if you don't draw further similarities between the two shows, since some of us aren't up to date with the other one yet. I did kinda expected some glowing eyeballs, or maybe the face he had when his used the dragons gate on tsmuji. Oh well, I...
by Rooster
Sun Jul 18, 2004 8:52 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 76 Rant
Replies: 95
Views: 104741

I agree partly with the filler, I doubt anything significant came up in the conversation in the hospital. The walk in the rain probably did something only to Aya - Masataka fans... Also, I agree we could've done without Aya wandering around buttnaked but it's not as if it bothers me overmuch (well o...
by Rooster
Sun Jul 18, 2004 8:05 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: tjtg chapters 70-74
Replies: 7
Views: 6178

My sentiments exactly - finally a chapter that interests me, it was a long time coming too.
by Rooster
Wed Jul 14, 2004 2:24 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: What did Aya see?
Replies: 4
Views: 3872

Mataza-kun already said the other thing (if by "he" he meant "she").

Aya did not 'see' anything ongoing at the moment, the images that were "burned into the back of her eyelids" are previous moments she had glimpsed, the "kiss" and his "declaration of love".
by Rooster
Tue Jul 13, 2004 3:24 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Strongest juukenbu member
Replies: 101
Views: 133712

Kujoe already killed Mitsuomi and Bunshinchi from the race so no need to re-address that. Anyway, it doesn't say the strongest member joined, it says that was the birth. You can interpret that in many ways, and I'm sure Oh! Great left it intentionally vague to leave himself some wiggle room. Yes, th...
by Rooster
Tue Jul 13, 2004 2:32 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: F characters
Replies: 60
Views: 60307

My point was, Oh!Great often uses those traditional costumes for characters which aren't introduced yet, it doesn't matter their height or body size. ( for example Vol 08 pg 185, the generals) And seeing as Suhaku wasn't introduced yet, it could make sense. Also, I've been thinking lately thet Souh...
by Rooster
Mon Jul 12, 2004 2:42 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Strongest juukenbu member
Replies: 101
Views: 133712

i was thinking, could the strongest member in the history of the juukenbu be both nagi and bob? like as the the combined knuckle bomb team? No, unless they're merged together at a toxic waste plant. Mitsuomi No. Tawara Tawara is a supporting character, no more, no less. This story is not about him....
by Rooster
Sun Jul 11, 2004 1:30 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Why is Bunshichi so strong?
Replies: 25
Views: 20789

i think u can compare bunchi to Baki's father in grappler baki... Hanma Yujiro is - by normal standards - a monster, I don't think comparing Bunshinchi to him very apt. Besides, I haven't seen (yes yes, he fought a lot of punks in the past) him doing anything that made Yujiro what he is now. As for...
by Rooster
Fri Jul 09, 2004 2:13 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: F characters
Replies: 60
Views: 60307

well, that's a pretty traditional dress, and Oh!Great seems to use it when he must draw an unknown character.. he did it with the 12 phoenix generals, which in a page were all drawn with samurai armor/traditional robes, and so on. Imo, the sixth member could be simply Souhaku, although I hope for a...
by Rooster
Fri Jul 09, 2004 12:06 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: F characters
Replies: 60
Views: 60307

The sixth member of "F" is a scion of the Shoujou family because of vague similarities in clothing. In other words, I base this on absolutely nothing, but I stand by it.
by Rooster
Fri Jul 02, 2004 6:27 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Why is Bunshichi so strong?
Replies: 25
Views: 20789

I think the whole reason behind Bob and Tawara (and even Saga Mask) was to have a character who excelled through hard work who would be an equal to people who relied on the stuff the cliche Hero's usually have to make them strong. Where have we seen Bunshinchi work hard? Unless you mean working har...
by Rooster
Sat Jun 12, 2004 4:45 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: what's with shin saying maya is his flame??
Replies: 13
Views: 11453

o_0;;;...so Maya can destroy shin?? Maybe i'm just not getting all this.. Not literally. Let's face it, Shin had the hots for his little sister. This fact (and what he thought of it) made him a little short of sane, or "a bit edgy". Maya may have been Shin's demise inadvertently, but the only one w...
by Rooster
Sat Jun 12, 2004 4:27 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: tenten becomes stupid
Replies: 26
Views: 21236

I'm inclined to agree with Shaggy. Souichirou has fought two (2) battles in superman-mode, one of which he has lost. You make it sound like he has been battering up people left and right without breaking a sweat. Sure, he was winning against Ishiyumi, but he wasn't the victor, and it's pretty much u...
by Rooster
Fri Jun 11, 2004 3:07 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Besides TJTG... what else do you read ?
Replies: 38
Views: 35677

I take it this thread is only to be answered with manga answers then. I tend to be pessimistic about the stories and plots in manga, so with manga I'm mostly trying to find character-types I like. I'll just list some I remember / care to mention, if I don't remember, it was not worthwhile. Berserk, ...
by Rooster
Thu Jun 10, 2004 9:28 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: the ancient chap40
Replies: 8
Views: 6703

I wasn't asked but I'm going to butt in anyway. Maya was not raped. 1) The martial artists were cool, calm and collected. They were professionals doing a job. 2) Fu's words "It makes a nice picture but it still doesn't have enough impact" doesn't imply rape. It implied making her look disgraced, so ...
by Rooster
Sat Jun 05, 2004 4:44 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: curiosity of chapters 68 and up
Replies: 51
Views: 54510

Either my sense of humour is hard to interpret or people are taking me for a complete jackass... Oh well. Saito, it's possible since those bubbles can be Mitsuomi's thoughts or Tawara's comments isolated since he isn't in the picture. I can't find any sense if it's Mitsuomi -> Bob though. Dembol: I'...
by Rooster
Sat Jun 05, 2004 3:21 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: curiosity of chapters 68 and up
Replies: 51
Views: 54510

Even if I do recognize the fact that the body will remember the fruits of hard training when the mind is blank, I still found it a bit irritating when Bob started breakdancing after he was terrified. I'm more interested in Tawara's(?) comment to Mitsuomi: "You only need one more feather to complete ...
by Rooster
Sat Jun 05, 2004 5:48 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: curiosity of chapters 68 and up
Replies: 51
Views: 54510

Almost makes me feel like a doubleposter...

Volume 12 is not out, the volumes collect ~6 chapters of the manga which is serialized in a magazine. Volume 12 will be available in August or around then.

And no he didn't go easy on her, she moved her head.
by Rooster
Sat Jun 05, 2004 3:30 am
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: curiosity of chapters 68 and up
Replies: 51
Views: 54510

But I don't quite understand why Isuzu says that "F" is a nuisance for Mitsuomi??
Because Isuzu thinks (and rightly so) that the F aren't following his orders. Mitsuomi declared a truce between their factions until the tournament but they haven't exactly done that, since they have their own agenda.
by Rooster
Thu Jun 03, 2004 3:30 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: ANALYSE tt
Replies: 16
Views: 11034

Back to the topic, the poor Makiko is out of the plot now, unless to show her remember/tell what happened years ago. But I still do not understand why he cut Makiko's arm if he wants to use Souichiro. From now on, noone is able to save the brat's life if he goes too far with the dragon's gates. I d...
by Rooster
Thu Jun 03, 2004 3:05 pm
Forum: Tenjo Tenge
Topic: Fight 74 *spoilers
Replies: 63
Views: 63360

Well, there went my theory down the drain... Maybe he is a bastard child then, ha. Even Tsumuji Mataza's Claw came from Shyukyou, a branch family of the Kabane family, which is pretty far away from 'Tsumuji', and I doubt his prostitute mother was a Shyukyou. I still think they're hereditary. Maybe t...