Board Information & Statistics
Board Information & Statistics
Taka: Happy New Year! The January 2023 Best Anime and Manga are up. My apologies for being late. I will make the Winter 2023 anime guide this week. I try to be consistent. Family and work has been taking up time. I haven't managed my time effectively. Jan 3, 2023 13:12:20 GMT
Old Man Dream: Oh, my. I've found quite a dumpster fire. This should prove to be a treat. Jan 10, 2023 1:42:57 GMT
Old Man Dream: And for the curious, here's the dumpster fire. Jan 10, 2023 22:56:26 GMT
Taka: Good thing I avoided that one. Reading the premise ran some red flags. Jan 12, 2023 9:06:16 GMT
Old Man Dream: Five episodes in and trying way too hard at being dark and nihilistic, with a fair number of characters being quite over the top with how scummy they are. Jan 12, 2023 10:31:29 GMT *
Old Man Dream: For anyone interested, have a review up for the first season of Shadows House. Jan 22, 2023 18:52:54 GMT
Taka: Happy Lunar New Year! The best anime and manga of Feb 2023 are up. Jan 22, 2023 22:48:58 GMT
Taka: Anime Link Jan 22, 2023 22:49:08 GMT
Taka: Anime poll is up. I will make the manga poll later. Sorry, I need to sleep for work tomorrow morning. Jan 28, 2023 9:48:56 GMT
Master Menos: SOTM Stuff is fixed! Now to deal with my avatar and another thing... Feb 16, 2023 0:32:34 GMT
Taka: The nomination threads are up. I will update the SNS and MAL pages later. Feb 20, 2023 6:36:00 GMT
Old Man Dream: Sadly just found out anime legend Leiji Matsumoto, famous for creating Captain Harlock, recently passed away. RIP. Feb 20, 2023 10:29:56 GMT
Master Menos: Gonna miss him. That series was legendary. Definitely bumping that up in my queue. Feb 20, 2023 20:38:48 GMT
Old Man Dream: Think the time's come for me to jump ship from here. Hate to say it, but this forum's becoming more and more dead as I come on and I have less reason to want to pop on here. Been fun being part of Vice through its highs and lows over the past 12 years... Mar 1, 2023 11:00:06 GMT
Old Man Dream: ...but think it's time to move onto something with a bit more life on it. If anyone still wants to talk with me, find me as ggultra2764 on MyAnimeList, Anime Mikomi Org, or Anime News Network's forums. Otherwise, hope things stay well for you all. Mar 1, 2023 11:02:07 GMT
Master Menos: Thanks for everything, Dream. I'll follow you on those places. Mar 2, 2023 20:45:24 GMT
Taka: Thanks for everything Dream for being there almost 13 years. I will try be active on MAL and always check out your reviews. Mar 3, 2023 6:33:44 GMT
Taka: Manga Poll is up. I will update the table later. Mar 5, 2023 1:23:45 GMT
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rotadihimana: hi Mar 6, 2023 10:06:27 GMT
Manga of the Month
February 2023 Winner
Mashle: Magic and Muscles
"This is a universe of enchantment where enchantment is utilized for everything. In any case, somewhere down in the woodland exists a youngster who invests his energy preparing and building up. He can't utilize enchantment, however he appreciates a tranquil existence with his dad. In any case, at some point, his life is placed at serious risk! Will his strong body shield him from the enchantment clients who are out to get him? Effectively prepared muscles pound enchantment as this anomalous mysterious dream starts!"
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The enormous cave system, known as the Abyss, is the only unexplored place in the world. Nobody knows how deep down goes this titanic pit, inhabited by strange and wondrous creatures and full of mysterious ancient relics which purpose in unknown to modern man. Generations of bold adventurers have been drawn by the cryptic depths of the Abyss. In course of time those bold enough to explore the dangerous pit came to be known as "Cave Raiders." In Oosu, the town at the edge of the Abyss, there lives a little orphan named Rico, who dreams of becoming as great a cave raider as her mother was and solving the great mystery of the pit. One day exploring the murky depths she stumbles upon a little boy, who turns out to be a robot...
A chance encounter with a stranger introduces Ko to a nocturnal life. Ko follows her and why shouldn’t he? The night is still young.
The story takes place in the year 2138 when virtual reality gaming is booming. Yggdrasil, a popular online game is quietly shut down one day. However, the protagonist Momonga decides to not log out. Momonga is then transformed into the image of a skeleton as "the most powerful wizard." The world continues to change, with non-player characters (NPCs) beginning to feel emotion. Having no parents, friends, or place in society, this ordinary young man Momonga then strives to take over the new world the game has become.
The scientists of the μ(Mew) Project use DNA of endangered species to create a team of heroines imbued with amazing super-human abilities. One of them, Ichigo Momomiya, awakens to discover she is armed with all the skills of a Iriomote cat. Ichigo must band together with other Mew Mew girls to repel an alien incursion, all the while hiding their thrilling double lives from friends and family.
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Gol D. Roger was known as the Pirate King, the strongest and most infamous being to have sailed the Grand Line. The capture and death of Roger by the World Government brought a change throughout the world. His last words before his death revealed the existence of the greatest treasure in the world, One Piece. It was this revelation that brought about the Grand Age of Pirates, men who dreamed of finding One Piece—which promises an unlimited amount of riches and fame—and quite possibly the pinnacle of glory and the title of the Pirate King.
The seemingly ordinary and unimpressive Saitama has a rather unique hobby: being a hero. In order to pursue his childhood dream, he trained relentlessly for three years—and lost all of his hair in the process. Now, Saitama is incredibly powerful, so much so that no enemy is able to defeat him in battle. In fact, all it takes to defeat evildoers with just one punch has led to an unexpected problem—he is no longer able to enjoy the thrill of battling and has become quite bored.
Izuku has dreamt of being a hero all his life—a lofty goal for anyone, but especially challenging for a kid with no superpowers. That’s right, in a world where eighty percent of the population has some kind of super-powered “quirk,” Izuku was unlucky enough to be born completely normal. But that’s not enough to stop him from enrolling in one of the world’s most prestigious hero academies.
A mysterious organization is sending out invitations for a tournament to every skilled fighter in the world. They’re recruiting only the best to fight the best and claim the title of The God Of High School.
Guts, the Black Swordsman, wanders around in a medieval world slaying demons as they are attracted to a demonic mark on his neck. To his help he has inhuman strength gained from a harsh childhood lived with mercenaries, a gigantic sword, an iron prosthetic left hand and the elf Puck. In his search for vengeance on the one who gave him the mark, he meets many interesting persons and creatures, whom all is affected by him in one way or another.