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Master Menos: Life Update: Got bowled over by job prospects again and a new hobby I picked up messed with my time constraints. I have officially returned to AV fully! ...But not without it getting mysteriously hacked again. Apr 1, 2023 16:14:11 GMT
Master Menos: Fixed things at last! Now for the promised events! Apr 3, 2023 14:40:58 GMT
Master Menos: Promised Events are up for the Anime and Manga versions! Apr 3, 2023 15:39:03 GMT
Master Menos: We can now vote for what will be the Anime and Manga of the month for this month! Apr 18, 2023 17:35:08 GMT
Master Menos: Sidebar Updated! Thanks for your entries! May 7, 2023 23:50:11 GMT
Old Man Dream: And in I randomly appear. Fun time for MAL to go down because of a hacker compromising the whole site. May 10, 2023 22:11:20 GMT
Master Menos: I heard! Pretty sure it wasn't you despite being a huge Lain fan and the hacker wrecked the WHOLE site for a good few days. May 14, 2023 15:48:47 GMT
Old Man Dream: Nothing to do with me. Have a lot more on my plate than to want to kill time maliciously taking down an entire site for kicks. May 16, 2023 0:07:49 GMT
Old Man Dream: And it's down... again! May 19, 2023 22:43:40 GMT
Fleet Admiral: Wonder if now would be a good time to launch a campaign to revive the RPG section May 23, 2023 19:51:04 GMT
Master Menos: Go right ahead! I have anime things to revive too, now, but one of them is basically a Devil's Experiment. You'll see it extremely soon! May 24, 2023 23:14:53 GMT
Master Menos: Here was the thing I revived: animevice.boards.net/thread/17880/spring-2023-anime-midterms-top May 25, 2023 3:25:31 GMT
Fleet Admiral: Anyone who still wants to play still around? May 26, 2023 22:05:50 GMT
Old Man Dream: Even when we still had more activity on here, RPGing was one of the few things I never dabbled into. May 26, 2023 22:55:58 GMT
Master Menos: And I neglected it entirely. I admit that I went into it back then without knowing what needed to be done for RPGs May 26, 2023 23:17:53 GMT
Old Man Dream: Well if I'm here, guess I'm launching the first 2023 anime poll. Anyone interested in choosing a title for me to watch, now's your chance. May 27, 2023 17:33:23 GMT
watcher: Hi guys May 29, 2023 1:58:52 GMT
Fleet Admiral: Lemme go hop on the poll real quick. You only need three to rub an RPG. I don’t plan on going full on original universe yet. Kinda want to start with low pressure fandom roleplay. May 29, 2023 5:24:54 GMT
Manga of the Month
April 2023 Winner
A Certain Magical Index
"Set in a reality defined by both science and magic the story revolves around Kamijou Touma, a student of Academy City. Founded by it's enigmatic leader Aleister Crowley, Academy City is a scientific marvel that seeks to unlock the true potential of the human mind in it's development around Espers, humans born with unusual talents. However, no amount of research with technology over 20 years ahead of the rest of the world can find an answer to the mysterious power within Touma's right hand that can negate any supernatural phenomenon it contacts Touma's life take a turn for the even more bizarre when he comes across Index, a girl claiming to be a known and carrying with her 103,000 forbidden spellbooks whose on the run from magicians seeking to acquire them. Their chance encounter marks the beginning of conflicts involving magic and science with these two caught in the center of it all. "
Anime of the Month
April 2023 Winner
Vinland Saga Season 2
"Thorfinn, son of one of the Vikings’ greatest warriors, is among the finest fighters in the merry band of mercenaries run by the cunning Askeladd, an impressive feat for a person his age. However, Thorfinn is not part of the group for the plunder it entails—instead, for having caused his family great tragedy, the boy has vowed to kill Askeladd in a fair duel. Not yet skilled enough to defeat him, but unable to abandon his vengeance, Thorfinn spends his boyhood with the mercenary crew, honing his skills on the battlefield among the war-loving Danes, where killing is just another pleasure of life. One day, when Askeladd receives word that Danish prince Canute has been taken hostage, he hatches an ambitious plot—one that will decide the next King of England and drastically alter the lives of Thorfinn, Canute, and himself. Set in 11th century Europe, Vinland Saga tells a bloody epic in an era where violence, madness, and injustice are inescapable, providing a paradise for the battle-crazed and utter hell for the rest who live in it."
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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.