Not a member? Register now!
Announcements
Manga returns! Catch up with the details. Enjoy downloading, translating, and scanlating manga HERE legally!
Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter! Celebrate another year with MH and read our yearbook.
Manga News: Check out this week's new manga (8/11/14 - 8/17/14).
Forum News: Visit new sections for Nisekoi and Kingdom!
Translations: Bleach 592 by BadKarma , Gintama 506 (2)

Search:

Type: Posts; User: SparkHunter13; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.

  1. Replies
    748
    Views
    29,057

    [Anime] Re: New Berserk Anime Project Announced

    Fair point. In fact, I didn't deny that the animation had room for improvement--those static sequences annoyed me as much as anyone else--I was defending the series as a whole, since you said the...
  2. Replies
    748
    Views
    29,057

    [Anime] Re: New Berserk Anime Project Announced

    The old anime I thought was excellent, despite its obvious failings. Its biggest flaw, clearly, was the WTF ending, but that aside, the storytelling was top drawer, the music, inspired, and the...
  3. Replies
    748
    Views
    29,057

    [Anime] Re: New Berserk Anime Project Announced

    Same. I've no problem with 3D animation per se; done properly, it can be just as impressive and effective as its 2D counterpart. It's only when it's used in this way, where they try to integrate it...
  4. Replies
    748
    Views
    29,057

    [Anime] Re: New Berserk Anime Project Announced

    Thanks for posting these, GAT.

    I'm going to be honest here, I'm kind of ambivalent about the (over)use of CG. On the one hand, it looks pretty good--the animation is very fluid and sufficiently...
  5. Replies
    748
    Views
    29,057

    [Anime] Re: New Berserk Anime Project Announced

    Looks that way. The second row of images you posted are very similar in style to this:

    http://i.imgur.com/QZ8Fd.jpg

    All leaked images:

    http://i.imgur.com/VIzQ3.jpg

    Also, bear in mind that...
  6. Replies
    748
    Views
    29,057

    [Anime] Re: New Berserk Anime Project Announced

    I wonder if this relates to the supposedly [leaked screenshots] posted last year...
  7. Replies
    33
    Views
    17,486

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 314 Spoilers

    And word is, we get 315 in two weeks' time (23rd July).

    Happy days!
  8. Replies
    44
    Views
    43,056

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 313 Discussion

    If anyone still cares, EG's scans are now available for download after an unusually long delay. I'd offer a link, but that goes against MangaHelpers' new policy on scanlations.

    I trust you all...
  9. Replies
    44
    Views
    43,056

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 313 Spoilers

    It's more likely that Isma is centre stage for much of the episode. My gripe, though, is with her cartoonish depictions, which I'd rather were kept to an absolute minimum (or not present at all),...
  10. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    Ah, okay. Thanks for letting us know.


    Yeah, even Berserk has its share of astonished bystanding commentators.

    What really annoys me, though, is when the combatant himself comments during the...
  11. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    Usually, though, someone links to a page where the "infringing material" can be accessed (that is, not directly to the material, but to a site where it is hosted or made available); would that still...
  12. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    Right. Although there's a clear distinction between "East" and "West", you'll find that Berserk's weaponry, armour, clothing, architecture are all mixtures of seperate eras and civilisations, and...
  13. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    Actually, he does exactly that (and worse besides). In fact, Guts says and does many things in the Lost Children chapter that I would consider very uncharacteristic of his present self. I urge you to...
  14. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    [Episode 83], for those still interested.



    The problem is that the first dozen-or-so episodes are uncounted. So episode "one" begins partway into volume five, when it's actually the 19th in the...
  15. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    That's exactly right. Caska had conceived prior to the Eclipse, and Femto's... corrupting of the fetus she carried enabled his future incarnation at Albion.

    That said, I've often wondered if...
  16. Replies
    695
    Views
    107,856

    Sticky: [Hangout] Re: Berserk General Discussion Thread

    What, as a permanent replacement for the Dragon Slayer? If so, then no, for a couple of reasons. One is that the Behelit Sword (assuming, as xi0 says, that Guts can even use it) proved ineffectual...
  17. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    The creatures that appeared after the astral wave had been ingrained in man's collective consciousness for centuries or more. This had effectively granted them form, first on the ideal plane, then...
  18. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    Sorry to interrupt the flow of discussion, guys, I'll be brief with my response to Jaina.

    Actually, no... I, er, won't. :sweat


    What the- okay, now I know you're trolling me... A plot so...
  19. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    We know as much about Guts' companions as we could reasonably expect, to be honest.

    Schierke was first introduced on the outskirts of her home, before we met the person who raised and trained her...
  20. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] BEWARE! NEEDLESSLY VERBOSE AND POTENTIALLY INCOMPREHENSIBLE RANT AHEAD!

    I'm surprised you'd say that, as these opposing storylines have existed since Guts and Griffith's meeting at the Hill of Swords in volume 22. And neither side has suffered a lack of attention from...
  21. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    Maybe I'm stating the obvious here, but the whole situation mirrors Guts' experience with the Hawks quite closely. Initially, he was wary and distrustful of others due to past betrayals. But over...
  22. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    Somewhat, yeah... You might argue that the tone has lightened since Magnifico's joining in around volume 30 (on Guts' side, at least)—or more precisely, since they boarded the boat to Elfhelm two...
  23. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    No way. Berserk is a manga and should remain as such, in my opinion. Imagery is a major aspect of Miura's work, and the story would ultimately be less cohesive if told across multiple mediums.


    ...
  24. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    Well, as Ratatosk said, this is a diversion, a break from the overriding plot and greater issues at hand. That's not to say, however, that the events of the coming and past few episodes will be of no...
  25. Replies
    695
    Views
    107,856

    Sticky: [Hangout] Re: Berserk General Discussion Thread

    [CLICK].
  26. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    This?:

    http://i.imgur.com/s1Ub3.png

    True, it does bear a resemblance... though it could just as easily be a mundane ornament, if you ask me. Isma lives by the shore where shells are found in...
  27. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    About herself...? Maybe, given time, though I doubt she'll reveal her true identity outright. I mean, she's clearly taken a liking to Isidro and the gang; she wouldn't risk their hostility by...
  28. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    Probably.

    Like I said earlier, an unspecified release date generally indicates a break in serialisation.
  29. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    Who knows? The mystery and suspense is what makes this subplot so compelling—we can't take anything for granted.


    Y'know, ever since Isidro "accidently" groped Schierke back in volume 24, I've...
  30. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    ... :facepalm (How the Hell did I miss that?)

    Well, anyway, an unspecified release date often indicates a break. As to whether this break is a few weeks or several months, we can only wait and see.
  31. Replies
    206
    Views
    44,205

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 312 Discussion

    Agreed, excellent episode. I like the blend of humour and suspense here; that ever-present feeling of danger never subsides, even in the funniest of moments.

    Very well done, Miura.


    No, she's...
  32. Replies
    28
    Views
    11,134

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 311 Discussion

    Evil_Genius' scans are up: [CLICK].
  33. Replies
    28
    Views
    11,134

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 311 Discussion

    Yeah. Seems the village is being terrorised by a beast of some sort, and the villagers, in turn, have begun to offer tribute—fish, gathered by the girl—as appeasement.


    So you read the word(s)...
  34. Replies
    28
    Views
    11,134

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 311 Discussion

    I can see what you're getting at, but still, would the characters themselves not gaze and gasp in amazement upon seeing the island of Skellig on the horizon? You know, something like...

    Puck:...
  35. Replies
    28
    Views
    11,134

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 311 Discussion

    Fair point—I hope you're right, actually. However, is Skellig itself not deserving of a grand entrance, as opposed to the rather understated one it (may have) received in this episode?

    Remember,...
  36. Replies
    28
    Views
    11,134

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 311 Discussion

    Elfhelm? I wouldn't be so sure.

    Judging by the modest introduction, this place is little more than a waypoint on the journey. It's likely Roderick came ashore to let the crew stretch their legs,...
  37. Replies
    34
    Views
    11,329

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 310 Discussion

    Puck has shown no reluctance in returning to Elfhelm—it was he who suggested they seek sanctuary there, after all—though he has been vague about leaving, and in describing his homeland. Elfhelm is a...
  38. Replies
    34
    Views
    11,329

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 310 Discussion

    An interesting idea, but unlikely to happen now, given the situation. I mean, Guts is barely awake and already the enemy is severely wounded, perhaps fatally. With Schierke, Serpico and the others in...
  39. Replies
    34
    Views
    11,329

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 310 Discussion

    Evil_Genius' scans are up: [CLICK].
  40. Replies
    34
    Views
    11,329

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 310 Discussion

    It's a welcome reminder, too, as Guts suffered extensive injuries back in Vritannis—with this being his first and only confrontation since, I'm glad to see him fully recovered (well, relatively) and...
  41. Replies
    108
    Views
    30,345

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 309 Discussion/310 Prediction Thread

    Nothing concrete as yet, but there is this: [CLICK].

    Make of that what you will.


    I'm not averse to another series per se; I'd just rather it were done properly, and that means waiting until...
  42. Replies
    108
    Views
    30,345

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 309 Discussion/310 Prediction Thread

    @ GAT & kewl: Thanks, guys.

    So, SK.net were right after all. I imagine it was the awkward wording that led to EG's misinterpreting... Then again, even the wording was addressed by SK.net...
  43. Replies
    108
    Views
    30,345

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 309 Discussion/310 Prediction Thread

    Eight so far: [CLICK].

    [hr]
    Know what? I'd like a second opinion on Miura's comment (or third, as it were). Here's the kanji:



    Can someone translate?
  44. Replies
    108
    Views
    30,345

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 309 Discussion/310 Prediction Thread

    Yeah, about Miura's comment... Evil_Genius apparently mistranslated - a rare occurence, I should think. The guys over at SK.net have since cleared up the mess, however, and translated it as follows:...
  45. Replies
    108
    Views
    30,345

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 309 Discussion/310 Prediction Thread

    Yeah, and besides, there's no reason to produce another anime at this point in time (except to generate a little extra cash, of course). With Berserk at the height of its popularity, the original has...
  46. Replies
    108
    Views
    30,345

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 309 Discussion/310 Prediction Thread

    That's not consistently true... For example, a twelve-week break followed 306, yet an exact release date was given for the next episode. Likewise, 295 marked the beginning of an eight-week hiatus,...
  47. Replies
    108
    Views
    30,345

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 309 Discussion/310 Prediction Thread

    Granted: [CLICK].
  48. Replies
    16
    Views
    11,069

    [Spoiler] Re: Berserk 309 Spoilers

    Breaking publication to improve/ensure the quality of the manga is the greatest reason he could possibly give, in my eyes. If it takes several months to produce a few episodes of, what Miura deems,...
  49. Replies
    16
    Views
    11,069

    [Spoiler] Re: Berserk 309 Spoilers

    ... The spectres and pirate captain appear to have coalesced to form some kind of cephalopod creature... Is this Miura's answer to the kraken?

    Could be interesting... Plus, Guts is back in action;...
  50. Replies
    33
    Views
    10,974

    [Chapter] Re: Berserk 308 Discussion

    Ah, thanks for the image, L0ki. Google turned up similar drawings when I searched for the monster myself (e.g. [CLICK]), but... I couldn't find a name for the blasted thing.

    "Whale"... seems......
Results 1 to 50 of 150
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3