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Nami
December 16, 2007, 11:18 AM
This is the latest new series, Muddy that appear in the Weekly Shonen Jump!

http://img237.imageshack.us/img237/4850/04uf1.jpg
~pic credit to koenosaki~


For those who have forgotten, Muddy first appeared as a one-shot under the WSJ Golden Cup run. We are fortunate that out of the many one--shots that appear, this is one of the few ones that were actually scanlated. You can read up the one-shot here (http://mangahelpers.com/forums/showthread.php?t=16799).

Now, you can also check out the 1st chapter of this series at the Latest RTS (http://mangahelpers.com/forums/showthread.php?t=23017). And of course, a little summary about what this series is about will be good too, if any of you have read it. :amuse

Koen
December 16, 2007, 11:40 AM
As info: the mangaka has been an assistant of akira amano (mangaka of katekyo hitman reborn!)

Well I liked the one shot and this opening chapter and I am wondering where this will go to. But my guess: lots of people will want to lay their hands on muddy

xi0
December 16, 2007, 11:07 PM
I feel we sort of took a step back in the wackiness from the OneShot with the first chapter though. A mangaka must pace himself I suppose. Not sure what else can be done with this though, is it going to just be different people coming after Muddy each arc?

Maxy Barnard
December 17, 2007, 07:36 PM
my only dissapointment is in the final events of the chapter. It's still fun, and essentially the best way to handle it, but i loved grown up muddy from the one shot, and want him soon as.

xi0
December 18, 2007, 01:43 AM
my only dissapointment is in the final events of the chapter. It's still fun, and essentially the best way to handle it, but i loved grown up muddy from the one shot, and want him soon as.

Grown Up Muddy? Huh? You mean the female Bombshell Muddy? I think that was obviously a joke.

Maxy Barnard
December 18, 2007, 03:25 AM
no, the grown up one. how he won remember?

and return of female muddy can't hurt along the road. :D

xi0
December 18, 2007, 04:03 AM
AH, I remember now.

I do think that we'll see many different looks for Muddy.

Koen
December 19, 2007, 06:13 AM
my only dissapointment is in the final events of the chapter. It's still fun, and essentially the best way to handle it, but i loved grown up muddy from the one shot, and want him soon as.

I didn't find it dissapointing at all. Muddy is flexible: (s?)he'll prolly do awesome stuff later on. I just hope some things:
1. that it's just not about people hunting down muddy and failing in it
2. I wonder if there will be other human chimereas like muddy

ah a question: was muddy discovered by the guy or created by him? If discovered, I wonder who the true creator is behind muddy. If the guy created him yeah than there's no discussion about that

xi0
December 20, 2007, 02:13 AM
I think it was pretty obvious that Muddy was created by Clay somehow. The problem is that Clay doesn't seem to know how he did it.

Maxy Barnard
December 20, 2007, 06:19 AM
I think that if the one shot was anything to go by, we should see other sorts of chimaira for muddy to fight, but whether its from people using freakish ones to obtain muddy, or renegade ones for some reason is something that the series will hopefully tell.

blongcha
December 21, 2007, 09:11 PM
the story looks interesting. this is definitely one im going to be keeping up with.

Koen
December 22, 2007, 09:36 AM
Well second chapter makes me more curious thought I'll wait till scan comes out

Shiranui
December 23, 2007, 05:19 AM
i think this manga is very interesting..
especially to Muddy, i'm always waiting the face of Muddy....
and clay is most important character too..

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akh...waiting for the trans....

xi0
December 24, 2007, 05:10 AM
LOL...

I think this chapter was much better than the first. It looks like Suzu will be more involved as the story goes on.

Shiranui
February 03, 2008, 12:20 PM
I like Sandro to ya know... :D
err...and iam need more humor for this manga...

ah..Muddy can change her body..
it's interesting, and wait what she can do in that mansion...
hehehe~

Koen
February 03, 2008, 12:55 PM
Well we'll see where this is going to but for me (poseidon aside), this one is the least out of the three

xi0
March 16, 2008, 06:03 AM
Like I mentioned in the RTS for chapter 12, it seems like many series are better served to stay Oneshots. :s

Muddy
March 16, 2008, 12:18 PM
I loved this series and am very sad to see it go. It was my favorite of this most recent wave of new Jump series, by far - it had a totally unique feel and pace; one that got to me straight off. Aimoto kept up the charm throughout... it's just a shame that the series ended so soon. I hope the mangaka's next attempt fares better.

Crude
March 17, 2008, 05:51 AM
Like I said in the RTS thread for chapter 12, it's a shame its over. It was a cool series, though the story and pacing could've been a little better. I really hope to see the author working on other projects since I really like the art style (the author coloured images digitally right?).

xi0
March 18, 2008, 01:00 PM
Like I said in the RTS thread for chapter 12, it's a shame its over. It was a cool series, though the story and pacing could've been a little better. I really hope to see the author working on other projects since I really like the art style (the author coloured images digitally right?).

It appears that the color pages were digitally colored, but who even knows if Sho Aimoto colored them himself? :s