Author Archives: Lupus
The following image is what started this FANBOY/NERD RAEG rant:
Random things I thought worth noting.
Is it wrong that I look forward to making these images the most when I’m scanlating? Chapter 1 of one of the manga series (the other being “Bungaku Shoujo to Oishii Recipe” in Beans Ace) based on the light novel I reviewed here. The manga is drawn by Kousaka Rito, and serialised in the bi-monthly […]
Bungaku Shoujo is a not-particularly-light novel series, written by Nomura Mizuki about a once-a-trap and his book-eating Youkai-sempai. The series is complete, with 8 books having been published in Japanese, and 5 having been published in Chinese. You’d expect an English review to be about something in English, BUT YOU’D BE WRONG.
While everyone went “OMG MEI IS SO MOE I’M BORKED ONIII~CHAAAAAAAA~N”, I watched the episode and thought everyone over-reacted. I only fapped three times! She’s not that moe. I thought more note-worthy was how much parts of this episode looked like Lucky Star.
Really, it’s not. It’s a sub vs raw post. “But you can’t- they’re not- You, sir, are a retard.” Ok, the two aren’t substitutable or even comparable, by the standard of any anime fan who’s not fluent in Japanese. My Japanese is only at a level where I can understand 83% of any written passage […]
I wonder how many people will read this post, let alone reply to it. This post is about the 6th ToraDora book published, and its stories take place between the end of the mid-semester exams and summer vacation. If you’re still here, it means you’ve either read the book or wants to know a little […]
I was planning on writing a semi-big rant here about how hard translating and type-setting is, about how much my Japanese improved through scanlating this etc. etc., but now I don’t feel like it anymore. Just have the doujin.