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Drawing Tutorial Thread

OC is the lifeblood of a board. This thread isn't the drawthread, this is the tutorial thread for those that want to pick up a pencil and learn how to draw. This thread will be for posting tutorials, hints, and critiques of your artwork. The whole point of this thread is to help people to create more OC and to help /animu/ thrive.

Learning How To Draw:

>http://8ch.net/loomis/hub.html

A perfect guide for tutorials and helpful tips.

>http://8ch.net/loomis/

A wonderful board here on 8chan. Many threads have useful tips and tutorials to help you out.

>http://drawabox.com/

It'll teach you the fundamentals.

FUNDAMENTALS ARE IMPORTANT!

Common digital tools:

>Krita

<is good and free.

>Sai

<is cheap and has a hard focus on 'just draw, nigga!' with an easy to use UI but its very basic on features.

>Manga/Clip Studio

<is like sai but has more features

>Photoshop

<is the industry standard but has too many features and is kinda bloated

Other Useful links :

>https://www.youtube.com/user/Sophiechan90

>https://www.youtube.com/channel/UChIHYCXYpUsHY6Wjk03C_uQ

>https://www.youtube.com/user/WhytMangaTV

>https://www.youtube.com/user/CGArtSuccess

>https://www.youtube.com/user/MyDrawingTutorial

>https://www.youtube.com/user/DrawWithJazza

>https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4NABndKnAzo

Pixiv:

>https://www.pixiv.net/member.php?id=20568235

>https://www.pixiv.net/member.php?id=13601940

>https://www.pixiv.net/member_illust.php?mode=medium&illust_id=59941658

>https://www.pixiv.net/member_illust.php?mode=medium&illust_id=64489149&ref=recommend-on-member-illust-medium-thumbnail-before-login

>https://www.pixiv.net/member_illust.php?mode=medium&illust_id=64592564&ref=recommend-on-member-illust-medium-thumbnail-before-login

Random Poses

>http://www.posemaniacs.com/randompose

>http://www.learning-to-see.co.uk/effective-practice

Drawing References

>http://www.drawingreferences.com/

Books!:

>http://www.alexhays.com/loomis/

>http://www.pdf-archive.com/2013/10/01/norling-perspective-made-easy/norling-perspective-made-easy.pdf

>https://www.goodreads.com/ebooks/download/147941.Figure_Drawing_for_All_It_s_Worth

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Rules

1. Follow global rules.

2. No gore / furry porn / shocking content / 3dpd porn.

3. Lewds are okay but hardcore should be censored (will be enforced by vols at discretion).

4. Spoiler guro, if it gets reported though it will get deleted.

5. Cosplay is allowed but keep it to 1 thread.

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Japanese Learning Thread

If you want to import and read or watch raws of anime, manga and LNs; If you want to play untranslated VNs and games or just chat with some nips, then learn Japanese. Remember, you can do it.

Resources

DJT guide: https://djtguide.neocities.org/

http://pastebin.com/w0gRFM0c

Anki and Decks

Anki: https://apps.ankiweb.net/

Core 2k/6k: https://mega.nz/#!QIQywAAZ!g6wRM6KvDVmLxq7X5xLrvaw7HZGyYULUkT_YDtQdgfU

Core2k/6k content: https://core6000.neocities.org/

Anon's Japanese Learner Anki package: https://mega.nz/#!14YTmKjZ!A_Ac110yAfLNE6tIgf5U_DjJeiaccLg3RGOHVvI0aIk

>This is a .zip file with a number of Anki decks and a number of books on grammar, including

>Japanese the Manga Way

>Tae Kim's guide to Japanese Grammar

>Remembering the Kanji vol 1, 2 and 3 (mnemonic exercises)

>A Dictionary of basic, intermediate, and advanced Japanese grammar

>An Anki deck that contains the Visualizing Japanese Grammar video series, a deck for Kana, a deck for Kanji and vocab, and a deck version of the DoJG book

KanjiDamage deck: https://ankiweb.net/shared/info/748570187

Kodansha's Kanji Learner's Course deck: https://ankiweb.net/shared/info/779483253

[I personally recommend to get the anki app for your tablet.]

Websites, Apps, and Books

RealKana: http://realkana.com/

Kana Invaders: https://learnjapanesepod.com/kana-invaders/

Genki I and II (2nd Edition): https://mega.nz/#!aBF1TJYJ!D7Lkamt_oa6QlkMX4k0e7nDRu3qwacyyuoyxvbSego8

<The zip's password is "cant"

Forvo.com: https://ja.forvo.com/

Mainichi.me: http://mainichi.me/

Rikaichan: http://www.polarcloud.com/rikaichan/

GoogleIME: https://www.google.com/ime/

KanjiVG: http://kanji.sljfaq.org/kanjivg.html

IMABI: http://www.imabi.net/

Tae Kim's Guide to Japanese: http://www.guidetojapanese.org/learn/

KanjiDamage: http://www.kanjidamage.com/

KANJI-Link radicals: http://www.kanji-link.com/en/kanji/radicals/

Japanese Audiobooks: http://how-to-learn-any-language.com/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=6241&PN=1&TPN=1

All Japanese All The Time: http://www.alljapaneseallthetime.com/blog/all-japanese-all-the-time-ajatt-how-to-learn-japanese-on-your-own-having-fun-and-to-fluency/

Erin.ne.jp: https://www.erin.ne.jp/en/lesson01/index.html

R.A. Miller's A Japanese Reader: https://mega.nz/#!aNoHDBRa!1q_JZWZnktl16rWZsSz1PHUxQbTvi5UU_VpSIogzxO8

Jisho: http://www.jisho.org

Japanese Google Dictionary: https://dictionary.goo.ne.jp/

YouTube Videos

Namasensei: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nqJ5wU4FamA&list=PL9987A659670D60E0

JapanesePod101: https://www.youtube.com/user/japanesepod101/videos

KANJI-Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nOXuIYVzyL4&list=PLE6S_Q0SX_mBtzG17ho7YER6vmzCPJ3B4

Japanese Ammo with Misa: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBSyd8tXJoEJKIXfrwkPdbA/playlists

Japanese VideoCast: https://www.youtube.com/user/LingoVideocast/videos

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Why people write NTR

I think I understand why people write and enjoy NTR. It's essentially anti escapism for men. Think about it. Most guys watch anime for the girls right? They like the girls tits, ass, personality, etc etc and they would love to imagine going out with them or something. Now enter NTR author, he's the ultimate no escapism chad wannabe, anime is serious business for him and he can't separate 2D and 3D and think anime girls are washed up sluts just like in this normalfag porn. So when he see the average anime fan being so happy enjoying anime he just thought "Grr, how dare these losers be happy with this medium with girls, they're supposed to be miserable for not getting pussy." And so he finds of a way to make them miserable again and thought "What if I write NTR, it'd surely make these loser angry and make them miserable like in real life." So he spends three thousand years drawing those anime girls being stolen by a more alpha chad that's totally not his self insert and releases them. When the anime fans read them, they would naturally get mad and the NTR author will react with "HAHAHA, SUCK ON THAT NERDS, EVEN IN FICTION YOU'RE STILL A LOSER, HAHAHA" and so the NTR author continues writing NTR to piss of anime fans.

I think that's what faggots like Jin, X ration Takeda Hiromitsu are thinking when they make their stuff to be honest.

>inb4 stop self insert

NTR author also make self inserts. Not an argument.

>inb4 anime fans fap to NTR too

They're the same people as NTR author. Wannabe chads that think anime is not for escapism like Anno.

>inb5 it's just fiction bro XDDDD

Kill yourself.

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What was your first anime?

How did you get introduced to the otaku life?

Saint Seiya aired on open TV where I live, and I accidentaly tuned in on it one day. Untill then the most action I had ever seen in animation was from your usual toy advertisements in cartoon form, like he-man and thundercats. So you can imagine my shock and delight upon watching gore, blood, cool poses and people yelling the name of their attacks.

So how was it for you?

please don't say Naruto

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Light Novel 'Goblin Slayer' Gets TV Anime

The GA Bunko announcement stage held on Sunday has announced that light novel Goblin Slayer will receive a TV anime adaptation. The anime will be produced by studio White Fox. The cast of the series will be the same as Drama CD. More information will be revealed via AnimeJapan 2018 stage.

https://myanimelist.net/news/54097882

http://ga.sbcr.jp/sp/goblin_slayer/anime.html

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meta thread

Suggestions for board improvement go here. Old meta thread deleted in 12-24h.

older meta:

>>11072 [ https://archive.fo/5292Z ]

>>8943 [ https://archive.fo/SA43K ]

>>7751 [ https://archive.fo/3kHfp ]

>>4610 [ https://archive.fo/li3lT ]

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What is the absolute worst show you have ever watched?

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Boobs or ass?

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Sword and Sorcery Thread

What are elves for again, /animu/?

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What are some good animus with farting? I only found this one.

t. fart fetish

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Manime

Anyone a fan of testosterone packed anime with tons of guns, explosions, swords and sexy 2D ladies?

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New Game thread

*steals your heart*

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Buyfag Thread

The guide - buyfag.moe

What's your most recent figure arrival?

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Yuru camp

Let's talk about the AOTS.

Episode was comfy as always, I really hope the girls finally start camping together as a 4 (or 5) so we can see some more character interactions.

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Darling in Franxx

Hiro finally rode her.

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Worst Girls thread

Post worst girls.

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Tokusatsu Thread

Is /animu/ a friend of justice?

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Manga rec

What you been reading /animu/? currently reading Chihaya-san's Fine That Way, a manga about this thicc girl trying to lose weight.

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You know what Japanimation needs more? A complete adaptation of the Iliad.

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Translations and subbing

For talks about everything concerning translations of light novels, manga, and anime, and why it is that you should just learn Japanese and save yourself the trouble.

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Drawfag Request

We all know how it works. 名無しさん posts a request and drawfags draw it or we have a thread full of requests.

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Pop Team Epic

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Spice and Wolf

Anyone else read the ionic LN?

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THREAD KUROKO

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I really like that one comedy anime about the three grade school children who are sexually precocious and are always getting their comparatively innocent teacher really flustered.

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Monster Girl Thread

Reboot of the old one. This is a thread where everyone discusses and shares monster girl media.

Manga:

>Oni Futatsu

>Ki ni Naru Mori-san

>Sankarea

>Jitsu wa Watashi wa

>Kobayashi-san Chi no Maid Dragon

>Musuko ga Kawaikute Shikataganai Mazoku no Hahaoya

>Yuragi-sou-no-Yuuna-san

>Devilchi

>Fudatsuki no Kyoko-chan

>Yumekui Merry

>Dragonhalf

>Gabriel Dropout

>Hakase no Kimagure Homunculus

>Ane Naru Mono

>Hime-sama Tanuki no Koizanyou

>Urami Koi, Koi, Urami Koi.

>Koi Neko

>Madoromi-chan ga Iku.

>Asobi ni Iku yo!

>Monster Musume no Iru Nichijou

>Elf-san wa Yaserarenai.

>Hitomi-sensei no Hokenshitsu

>12 Beast

>Kumika no Mikaku

>It's my Life

>Kyou no Cerberus

>Witchcraft Works

>Flying Witch

>Dullahan-chan wa Kubittake

>Demi-chan wa Kataritai

>Ah! My Goddess!

>Sewayaki Kitsune no Senko-San

>Shinkaigyo No Anko San

>Kitsune no Akuma to Kuroi Madousho

>Hanako

>Tamayura Kitsune

>Kitsune no Yomeiri

>Yuuutsu to Succubus-san

>Tsugumomo

>Starting Gate -Horsegirl Pretty Derby-

>Jashin-chan Dropkick

>Rosario + Vampire

>Onimote

>Living Dead!

>T-REX na Kanojo

Anime:

>Enmusubi no Youko-chan

>Konohana Kitan

>Maoyuu Maou Yuusha

>Gabriel Drop Out

>Monster Musume no Iru Nichijou

>Demi-chan wa Kataritai

>Renkin San-kyuu Magical? Pokaan

>Bludgeoning Angel Dokuro-Chan

>Ah! My Goddess!

>Tsugumomo

>Haiyore! Nyaruko-san

>Kaiju Girls

>Chobits

>Hand Maid May

>Shinmai Maō no Tesutamento

>Seto no Hanayome,

>Ika Musume

>Urusei Yatsura

>Muromi-san

>High School DxD

>To LOVE-Ru

>Sora no Otoshimono

>Frame Arms Girl

Light Novels:

>Monster Girl Doctor

>Shinmai Maō no Tesutamento

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Lone wolf and Cub

I'm surprised no one has brought Lone wolf and Cub here, cause it's an incredible read and work.

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Cel animation and Digital animation

So thoughts on the transition from cel animation to digital animation in the anime industry?

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What's your consensus on idols?

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Webm thread

Last thread 404'd because of the hacking incident.

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Goodest animu battles

Lets enjoy some /animu/ Battles with Fire Pro Wrestling World. They have done the Greatest now we will look at the small spats, misunderstandings and MC punched in to the sky only to return later with no ill effects battles of /animu/

Feel free to suggest battles. If you have a link to something from a show or movie I can use that is helpful with creating your battle or if you have the game post your own /animu/ battles.

I present something old and something new for the first two battles. Project A-ko and Konosuba. More to come as I find the time.

Do not forget to check out 8Chanmania live Sundays at 3pm EST. Watch for the thread on /v/

Feel free to delete if thread is not animu enough unless you are just a butthurt vol

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/animu/ stream thread #2

Stream starting at 17:00 ET

(that's in about 3 hours 12 minutes)

17:00 Violet Evergarden - 05

17:24 Yuru Camp - 06

17:47 Death March kara Hajimaru Isekai Kyousoukyoku - 05

18:11 Hakata Tonkotsu Ramens - 05

18:35 Grancrest Senki - 06

18:58 Killing Bites - 05

19:23 Garo - Vanishing Line - 17

19:47 Speed Grapher 04

20:10 Hakumei to Mikochi - 05

20:35 Urusei Yatsura - 149

21:00 [fin]

https://prolikewoah.com/stream

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 Mahou Tsukai no Yome

A story about Ainsworth Ooal Gowington and his lovley Japanese child bride going on a simultaneously dramatic yet whimsical adventure through the world of fantasy. Also, some effeminate jew shows up and ruins everything. I only read the manga, should I try seeing the anime?

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/k/ anime and Manga

Hey /animu/ any /k/ related anime and manga you want to share?

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who /u/ here?

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FUCK YOU

Post Karen, Kirino deleted the old thread edition.

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Hentai Quotes

Post the dumbest shit you'd find in hentai.

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Let's get a seasonal anime thread going.

So far I am really impressed with Winter 2018. I really like:

>Yuru Camp

Comfy as fuck. Cute girls doing camping in the winter, eating good, hot food. SOLD.

>Beatless

Set in the future where the male MC has a hot robo waifu who can also fight. It's Blade Runner-ish. The plot is still developing, but looks promising. Looks like there is a scheme by antagonists to create a robot rebellion.

>Darling in the FranXX

I like this. Lots of tits and ass, cute waifus, and animation similar to Kill la Kill. Even the mecha they pilot have tits and ass shots. The plot is a little bit tropey, with humanity trying to defeat some kind of alien species threatening to kill of humanity.

>Toji no Miko

The characters are tropey. But the animation is good, though plot is still developing. Looks like "cute high school sword girls take on demons". This I think is 24 episodes. It's kept my interest so far.

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What's so great about head-pats anyway? Why do anime girls love them so much?

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J/a/zz

Since that last one was nuked, post jazz versions of anime OSTs or weeb shit that is jazz related.

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Currently Watching

As a way to give people who did visit this place a topic to talk about I propose a thread about the anime/manga we're currently watching/reading. Also, I'd like to add some banners so if you'd like to contribute some I'd be happy to use them.

I myself am currently watching Hanayamata.

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Number Girl: Raw scans

Manga from Nico Tanigawa. It is about a group of sixteen clones that live in a school/research center and the teacher scientists who are responsible for their development.

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Board Mascot Thread

Alright, so far for the board mascot of /animu/

>Baggy eyes (Like Tomoko)

>Hoodie or Track jacket

>Slim body with nice tits

>Panties/Bare legs

>Barefoot

>Short black messy hair (messy and short like Yukari's)

>Christmas Cake

>Pale skin

>Dandere

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Friday Night Jazz

今晩は.

It's time to get in the groove with Friday Night Jazz.

http://prolikewoah.com:8989/radio

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Netflix's 3D Saint Seiya remake

Script will be "adapted" by some reddit faggot - http://archive.is/M2xbB

>normalfags will defend this

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Recomendations

Need good military anime recommendations. Military Sci-Fi is preferable but I'll take anything as far back as WW1.

Before you do:

Please no FMA - it's not a military anime, it just features a military.

Please no "Magical Girl #39" See the above for why.

Please no Black Lagoon or Jormungandr. See above for why.

Please no Tanya The Evil Witch. I've seen it.

Basically, if the military isn't a focal point, don't. Using a military setting to propel other themes or a story is fine(see OG Gundam) but only so long as the military setting is central.

Realism is, of course, preferred.

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Cel animation and Digtal animation

Since /animu/ seems like a place to actually talk about interesting topics I'll lay this one out to you anons. Cel animation and Digital animation in anime, I'll be using using Princess Mononoke for being the being the high point of cel animation in anime and Kimi no na wa as one the high points of digital animation in anime.

With Mononoke you had an insane 114k cels of animation done traditionally with only 15% of it done with digital help from such programs as toonz or as it's know now as opentoonz, cel animation had this rougher yet more organic feel the production cost were high but the results were there. Part of the reason for the switch was because of how fucking expensive ink and paint were.

Kimi no na wa done hand drawn on paper but digitally inked and painted in Photoshop then animated in toonboom, programs like after effects and more were used along with digitally painted backgrounds to enhance the film. What I wanted to know /animu/ what are your thoughts on the cel animation to digital animation we see in anime?

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People do know that he never said this and it's just meme subs, right?

The amount of unironic usage I see from reddit crowd seem to imply that they don't.

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Dungeon Meshi and other /ck/ manga/anime

Any of you still keeping up with DM and other /ck/ related manga or anime?

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Hunter X Hunter

So HxH is back. For 10 more chapters…

I have to say though, this small intermediate arc is becoming my favorite one.

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Koi wa Ameagari no You ni

Sweet and atmospheric romance between an autistic highschool girl and a 45 year old man in a town with constant downpours.

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Kikeflix is at it again

They learned nothing

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The next "Miyazaki" debacle

/animu/ I've heard this thrown around countless times and used on multiple Directors most noticeable Shinkai and I wanted to know what is your personal take on the whole next "Miyazaki" trend? My view on this is Shinkai is not by any means, as the directions and themes of his films are very different from Hayao "anime was a mistake" Miyazaki with Studio Ponoc being the true successor to his works. But Shinkai is the new face of anime directors whether we like it or not.

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idea guy thread

pitch a plot

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Pripara, Aikatsu, and friends!

If your show is legitimately aimed and targeted at little girls then this is the thread for you. Particular emphasis on longrunning idol/dancing franchises, but things like Jewelpet, Cocotama, Pripri Chii-chan (RIP) is cool too.

Aikatsu Stars and Pripara are both ending shortly, with new series iterations to come out soon™. Any expectations for the new focus on Youtube Idols? Disappointed that Aikatsu will lose its competitive edge and be more minna tomodachi?

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Sora Yori mo Tooi Basho

Cute girls freezing to death in the Antarctic.

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How does one get a waifu? I haven't been able to get one. Every time I like a 2D gril from a mango or animu, I see on MAL that she is favorited/taken by many men and I am obsessive about purity and thus they are tainted.

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Touhou Thread

Which 2hu would you fug?

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Wallpapers thread

I don't see one in the catalog, so I say hell why not? Let's share our wallpapers.

I'll post some of mine to start this up.

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Girl from the other side siúil a rún

A cozy manga about a girl living with her monster teacher who is under a pretty fucked up curse. Let's hope it doesn't go Usagi Drop

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Violet Evergarden

Did KyoAni find a way?

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Overlord

Anyone watching the new season? Seems like it won't be as good as the first one, but could just be the first episodes

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Fucking Garbage fire animes

What are some garbage trainwrecks that you couldn't stop watching from start to end?

King's game is a good example; everything about it is trash, yet I can't stop watching it because every scene has something really special about it. It's like The Room of anime, it's perfection.

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Draw a scene from anime in paint and anons try to guess what it is

Let's start with something simple.

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Otokonoko

How does /animu/ feel about otokonoko?

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Characters that Look Like an EVA Unit

Just having fun:

https://hubpages.com/entertainment/Stuffs-that-Reminds-Me-of-an-EVA-Unit

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Happy Valentine's Day, /animu/! Got anything special planned for today?

Soon as I get home, I'm gonna make a tasty dessert for my waifu.

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What should the penalty be for making BL fujo-bait and yaoi garbage? It is the worst genre of anime and it constantly shits up many shows and my anime feeds on websites.

I say rope for subhuman BL filth.

R: 11 / I: 1 / P: 5 [R] [G] [-]

Shit in anime that doesn't make sense

I've been re-watching Dragon Ball Z and I'm in the Cell arc.

So Tenshinhan and Piccolo are chasing after Cell (first adult form) and if they go fast enough to catch him he can sense their presence then hide himself, but if they go slow enough to mask their Ki so he cannot detect hem they cannot catch up to him. Why didn't they just hop into a fast aircraft and mask their Ki while flying the aircraft in pursuit of Cell? Also, Trunks goes back in time to make sure Goku doesn't die, but if Trunks wanted to destroy the Artificial Humans why wasn't his primary goal to discover the laboratory of Doctor Gero and find the blueprints for the Artificial Humans? Another thing that was puzzling, is that if they're looking for Cell or the other Artificial Humans and they have trouble finding them, couldn't they just use Uranai Baba?

In the previous Frieza arc, there were many opportunities to throw at least one Namekian Dragon Ball into the water to hide it from enemies, yet these tards never did it. Also in the Frieza arc Vegeta was more cunning and would often admit when he was outclassed then plan accordingly, yet in the Cell arc Vegeta goes full retard making countless poor judgements and decisions because "muh pride"?

Something at the beginnings of the voyage to Namek really triggered me. Mister Popo, along with Bulma, use a fucking magic carpet to instantly teleport to the region where Kami's Namekian space ship is located. If Mister Popo had a teleporting magic carpet then why didn't he teleport Goku to fight the Sayajins the moment Goku arrived at Kami's place? Instead people fucking die while Goku is making his way there on Kinto-Un. And why does Porunga bring people back from the dead to Earth instead of removing their halo while they're at Kaio's planet and making them run their ass all the way back across Serpent Road like Shen Long does? Better yet, why wasn't Kuririn, after he was killed by Frieza, re-assembled like Chaozu and able to go to Kaio's planet like everyone else?

R: 9 / I: 4 / P: 5 [R] [G] [-]

Seiyuu Thread

Do you have a favorite seiyuu /animu/?Do you have that one voice you keep hearing in your Anime or manga? Well for me it's Yuu Kobayashi.

I especially love her role as Sa-chan in Gintama.

R: 28 / I: 9 / P: 5 [R] [G] [-]

SPORTS

After deferring from watching sports anime forever, I finally caved and watched One Outs; it was pretty good. Are you a fan of sports anime? I always wrote it off as normalfag shit but I'll be watching more probably.

Protip: avoid most of the canonized sport anime, they're shit.

R: 6 / I: 2 / P: 5 [R] [G] [-]

Genderbender

Anyone like a good genderbender? What manga and anime about genderbend do you guys check out?

R: 116 / I: 65 / P: 5 [R] [G] [-]

What does /animu/ think about yuri?

R: 11 / I: 5 / P: 6 [R] [G] [-]

What are your favorite psychological thrillers?

Horror and gore animus also.

R: 37 / I: 9 / P: 6 [R] [G] [-]

Is 3DCG really cheaper to produce than hand-drawn stuff?

R: 9 / I: 0 / P: 6 [R] [G] [-]

So how good is the anime and the manga?

R: 58 / I: 167 / P: 6 [R] [G] [-]

Edit, crops, and screenshots thread

While reading manga, if I see something nice or lewd that I like, I crop it out and fix it up a bit. Either for reaction images or just a good image.

Post whatever you've taken or done.

Feel free to request an edit, like cleaning out the surroundings around a pose.

R: 26 / I: 17 / P: 6 [R] [G] [-]

Hatsune Miku

Post.

R: 14 / I: 0 / P: 6 [R] [G] [-]

Big Order

So did he fuck his sister or what?

R: 18 / I: 7 / P: 6 [R] [G] [-]

That's a shame. Professor Himekishi

Anyone here read this?

http://www.comico.jp/challenge/articleList.nhn?titleNo=15726

R: 31 / I: 79 / P: 6 [R] [G] [-]

I guess I make a color thread here. Won't get much people though.

https://paintschainer.preferred.tech/

Feel free to shitpost away.

R: 73 / I: 20 / P: 6 [R] [G] [-]

Light Novels are shit

Light novels are shit. The level of writing of one of these trash is comparable to a smut fanfic written by a fourteen year old girl. The writing are so terrible that even with all the editors in nipland, you still won't be able to fix all the shitty writing because the writers are never good. And yet, these shitty fanfiction level "literature" are commonly used as a source material in anime and manga. How the fuck do the nips look at shit like Haganai, SAO, No Game No life, and fucking Oreimo and thought to themselves, "Yeah, let's adapt this. It's pretty good. Totally not the worst fucking cancer on earth." Because every time they decide to adapt one of these shit, they end up making some really terrible anime, that I'm actually surprised at how terrible it was. So why the fuck do the nips keep making and adapting these shitty books..

R: 32 / I: 10 / P: 6 [R] [G] [-]

Yusuke Murata is drawing a Back to the Future manga

>Bob Gale, the screenwriter of the classic 1985 film, is supervising the production of the manga. It's worth noting that while the series is said to be based on the first Back to the Future movie, the preview illustration (below) also features characters from the sequel films

>The series will feature story content that wasn't in the original movie, and will begin serializing on the Kono Manga ga Sugoi! website. The serialization start date has yet to be announced, but the first compiled volume will be published on April 20

Sheeeeit

R: 25 / I: 3 / P: 6 [R] [G] [-]

Watamote

Hey /animu/, never noticed there's another actually ACTIVE anime board that isn't a circlejerk, so I really, really wanted to talk about this issue with people who don't just watch the same genre of anime all the time and that don't ban you by citing "spam" any time you bring up a point they don't really like: the subject matter, which I hold very dear to me in my autistic manchild mind is the absolute fucking state of Watamote.

How could one of the pinnacle of cringe comedy turn into a shitty slice of life manga filled with vapid characters that don't really do anything but go on school field trips, act as extreme, one-dimensional caricatures and soak up so many panels that Tomoko is lucky to have four or five speech bubbles for entire chapters, wherein she acts absolutely nothing like her pre-school-trip arc self, with no real explanation or defining moment as to how her personality flipped that quickly (barring her feud with Komi-something-san), and how, despite her personality being absolutely terrible regardless of arc, she manages to have a harem spontaneously form around her despite the fact that none of the characters actually like her barring Yuri? How did we go from an autistic girl making reaction faces and acting out juvenile power trips while lowkey wanting to be normal into Sex and the City with high school nips?

R: 48 / I: 22 / P: 6 [R] [G] [-]

Shoujo

>watch shoujo show

>qt girl and faggy guy

>girl immediately falls for faggy guy

>guy treats her like shit

>the more he treats her like shit the more she likes him

>this happens in every single shoujo ever

You're goddamn right i'm mad

R: 19 / I: 9 / P: 6 [R] [G] [-]

Love Lab thread

I love this series. Do you guys love this series?

All the girls are Great

R: 34 / I: 35 / P: 6 [R] [G] [-]

PDF Thread

Post PDFs of LNs and other weeb related stuff.

R: 14 / I: 5 / P: 6 [R] [G] [-]

LN Thread

What LNs are you reading /animu/? currently reading Hiraheishi wa Kako o Yumemiru

R: 6 / I: 4 / P: 7 [R] [G] [-]

Series that will never see a conclusion

Let the feels flow, fellow Anons.

Also, this is reserved to series where none of it's iterations actually conclude. If the "original" source has an ending, it doesn't belong here.

R: 7 / I: 0 / P: 7 [R] [G] [-]

Speed Grapher

This was a show that didn't get the love it deserved.

R: 23 / I: 3 / P: 7 [R] [G] [-]

Japanese music thread

R: 34 / I: 7 / P: 7 [R] [G] [-]

Has anyone else noticed that Saber is basically becoming the new Pikachu? I mean jesus we already have Racer Saber, Surfing Saber, Lion Saber. Can't we just slap her face on a Pikachu and call it a day?

R: 105 / I: 63 / P: 7 [R] [G] [-]

God-tier OPs/EDs

R: 88 / I: 54 / P: 7 [R] [G] [-]

pre 2000 anime

Discuss anime from before 2000 here.

Just watched this and while it looks really nice it was pretty boring.

R: 2 / I: 2 / P: 7 [R] [G] [-]

YUZUCCHI!

R: 0 / I: 0 / P: 7 [R] [G] [-]

>they finally released it

Prepare your anus for Shaggy Blanco

R: 34 / I: 7 / P: 7 [R] [G] [-]

>Release date: Blu Ray - March 20

I don't know if it's a good thing or a bad thing that in Japan you still have to wait a year for a film to hit home media.

I can't wait anymore.

R: 59 / I: 20 / P: 7 [R] [G] [-]

Anime director won't stop liking content saying Hitler was right

A Japanese director by the name of Yaginuma Kazuyoshi (worked on Netjuu no Susume, Rolling Girls, Bokurano and others) won't stop liking and reposting material critical of the kikes on twitter, and he's apparently been doing it consistently for 5 years now.

https://archive.is/U7KWm

https://twitter.com/CanipaShow/status/959578054182907904

https://archive.is/KopK4

https://twitter.com/erasuterism/status/959578140178776066

R: 2 / I: 0 / P: 7 [R] [G] [-]

Yeah hi. I didn't see you there..

R: 6 / I: 0 / P: 7 [R] [G] [-]

==ASHITA NO JOE==

I just got done reading the manga and it was nice. It had a fair share of bullshit but told a story about a really fun and tragic character.

Was youko kinda the main enemy or was Joe just too in love with fighting to not focus on anything else in his life? Was she just into the world of boxing because thats kinda how youko expressed her love for Joe? I like the setups to each fight but most of them were just Joe getting the shit beat out of him until he realized their weakness. I would say the fights really dragged on but I'm not into boxing in general.

I think Joe's love boner for Riikishi goes on for too long but that is just me.

The end of the Carlos fight were bullshit as they were fouling each other back and forth. And the Harimau fight was absolute bullshit as he is able to fly over and bite him during the match(and was a literal gorilla man). Basically the manga shines with character building outside of the ring, there were less good parts in the ring.

R: 14 / I: 6 / P: 7 [R] [G] [-]

/monster/ GET

Now that your virgin quints are stolen, each of you must write a short poem about your monsterwaifu. If your waifu isn't a monstergirl, then write a poem about her becoming one.

R: 10 / I: 7 / P: 7 [R] [G] [-]

Karate Shoukoushi Kohinata Minoru

Any anons reading? The scanlation is almost over, just 50 chapters left.

R: 2 / I: 0 / P: 7 [R] [G] [-]

School days

Is there any other non hentai show where the MC fucks his harem?

R: 8 / I: 2 / P: 8 [R] [G] [-]

Godzilla Monster Planet

Thoughts of the new Godzilla?

Hopes for what the sequels will do?

What kaiju did you wish actually got attention in their cameos instead of being so obscured?

Discuss.

R: 52 / I: 13 / P: 8 [R] [G] [-]

Anyone else having a hard time keeping up with anime?

As I've gotten older, my love of anime has not diminished, but my time for watching it has. I am finding it impossible these days to stay on top of it all. Even as I watch some shows from the current season's lineup and slowly make small dents in my backlog, I have plenty of good and great anime from 10-15 years ago or more that I have never gotten around to watching. To say nothing of some random gem I might have just discovered yesterday that flew under my radar for 5 or more years.

I guess a succinct way of expressing what I am feeling is this:

If I were to go to an anime convention about a decade or so in the past, I would probably recognize most of the characters being cosplayed and be familiar with the animes they came from.

If I were to go to an anime convention now, many of the characters I am familiar with might not even make an appearance, and of the characters I saw, it would probably be about a 50/50 mix of characters I would not recognize at all and characters whose animes were still sitting unwatched in my backlog.

Maybe this is all just a poorly worded and semi-incoherent way of saying that I'm getting old, but do any of you feel like this from time to time? Like, one day you'll just wake up and you won't understand any of the references made on Laotian crochet boards and won't be familiar with a single character displayed or Chinese cartoon named?

As if you are slowly but steadly slipping out of the loop on things to the point that one day you might start questioning if you even belong in that sphere any more?

R: 18 / I: 14 / P: 8 [R] [G] [-]

/monster/ GET

Ammit bless you, /animu/. I hope your board has a long, happy life.

R: 39 / I: 34 / P: 8 [R] [G] [-]

Dumping the first chapter of Flying Witch because reasons.

R: 3 / I: 3 / P: 8 [R] [G] [-]

Anon don't make me come over there I swear to god

R: 13 / I: 1 / P: 8 [R] [G] [-]

OPM Thread

Garou best boy

R: 2 / I: 0 / P: 8 [R] [G] [-]

"Ibara no Ou"/"King of Thorns"

Taking the time to read through this great series again.

R: 20 / I: 4 / P: 8 [R] [G] [-]

Eureka Seven

>Haven't watched ES since it's run on Adult Swim over a decade ago

>Afraid to rewatch it because of potentially ruining my fond memories of it.

Am I justified in thinking this? How was Ao? Would you a Coralian?

R: 1 / I: 0 / P: 8 [R] [G] [-]

>Eroge and VN thread

I was thinking of getting ChronoClock

R: 27 / I: 4 / P: 8 [R] [G] [-]

What in the fuck did I just watch?

R: 14 / I: 5 / P: 8 [R] [G] [-]

Ara manga

What are some manga where there are romances between a man and older woman? My pick is Sensei Lock-On! where a 33 year old teacher starts a romantic relationship with her former student.

R: 7 / I: 2 / P: 8 [R] [G] [-]

MikuMikuDance thread

post 'em

R: 42 / I: 29 / P: 8 [R] [G] [-]

Is there any girl better than karen

I've been watching anime for just about a year now. Ever since I discovered kinro mossaic karen has always been one of my favourate charactors out of any anime charactor I have come accorss.

R: 21 / I: 38 / P: 8 [R] [G] [-]

/loli/ Thread

Alright, post lolis of all kinds.

R: 10 / I: 0 / P: 8 [R] [G] [-]

Should we have a live episode stream?

I know nothing about organizing live streams, but am willing to learn and maybe make this work

Reposting from meta thread >>9404

Regarding Episode streams

What does /animu/ prefers?

>Streaming an episode the same day it comes out at a suitable hour (say at nighttime the same day, eastern time)

>Pooling that week's episodes into a larger stream on weekends or other day of the week

https://strawpoll.com/a818b3as

We can vote specifics later

Let's see how it fares 24h from now for a result

R: 4 / I: 1 / P: 9 [R] [G] [-]

Giant Robo: Day the Earth Burned

Am I the only person who has read this and sad that I hasn't been translated yet?

R: 5 / I: 0 / P: 9 [R] [G] [-]

ITT: Underwhelming Villains

The Earth/Terra cult from LotGH was really disappointing. Not because they didn't come across as a threat, but because their characterization is so shallow compared to the rest of factions in the show. I kept expecting some episode where their history or more complex motivations would be explained and some deep dark secret would be revealed. But they were never shown as anything more than a deranged cult who wanted people to return to Earth.

Who are some villains that disappointed you /animu/?

R: 575 / I: 231 / P: 9 [R] [G] [-]

By god do we need an alternative to the shithole that is 8/a/

This is an nth-attempt but can we make it work this time…

It's a shame we let /am/ die, it was so close, but I suppose /a/ wasn't so insanely bad back then to justify an autonomous alternative.

R: 29 / I: 9 / P: 9 [R] [G] [-]

Video audio etc

What video player do you use to watch anime? Any codecs or extra software?

I'm still using MPC-HC and don't plan to change it but I'm looking to reinstall codecs since thumbnail generation breaks dllhost with certain webms I've downloaded. I recall using SVP (frame interpolation; fake 60 fps) for a short while a long time ago, it was interesting but artifacts and mistakes stick out if you pay attention or misconfigure it.

Remember to ignore, shame and report anyone who recommends certain filthy communist codecs. Maybe as well as those that recommend VLC for any reason other than being lazy and complacent.

R: 24 / I: 7 / P: 9 [R] [G] [-]

Is there such a thing as a harem where multiple girls win?

I just got done with Familiar of Worstgirl and that was incredibly painful to watch. MC has all kinds of maids and master wizards and princesses and boob elves throwing themselves at him, but he chooses the bratty flat tsundere midget who treats him like trash and never shows any appreciation and acts like a child.

R: 5 / I: 2 / P: 9 [R] [G] [-]

Devilman Series

I feel that this series, as odd as it is, deserve to be appreciated for the thing it is. Not just for the shock factor but for all the themes about love and human nature it explores. It's an imperfect series that puts Jojo to shame on how weird it is. But ultimately an incredibly tragic one that really revolves around Satan himself over Akira. So let's all discuss our thoughts on the franchise, all it's incarnations, and what we thought of the latest rendition.

Crybaby is really the first time I've really full immersed myself into the franchise. I had read Grimoire previously a bit. Didn't get into it. Going back to Crybaby, I enjoyed it for what it was but it could've benefited from being a few episodes longer and if it had bothered putting more detail into it's art. Everyone just ends up looking too flat most of the time. I will say however that it's greatest strength is the soundtrack.

R: 81 / I: 26 / P: 9 [R] [G] [-]

Why do people get so butthurt over fan service?

R: 7 / I: 2 / P: 9 [R] [G] [-]

Series with ACTUAL dancing

Something that has been annoying me for a little while about a lot of the idol stuff shown off is that the performances are more about "flare" rather than actual substance. What series are there that have actual dancing and/or complex routines being shown off instead of just…hand signals?

<Embed is what made me realize this annoyance

R: 3 / I: 3 / P: 9 [R] [G] [-]

The autism that went into this thing makes me feel bad I didn't vote.

R: 11 / I: 2 / P: 9 [R] [G] [-]

One Piece

Alright, let's try this again. One Piece Manga Thread?

R: 18 / I: 7 / P: 9 [R] [G] [-]

Remember when anon fantasized about his mom getting NTRd from him?

R: 3 / I: 0 / P: 9 [R] [G] [-]

Hello animu/. Can we have a /Nanoha/ thread?

I missed this show back when it was hugely popular, and fell in love with it after finally getting around to watching it.

R: 16 / I: 3 / P: 9 [R] [G] [-]

Can /animu/ give a GOOD girl example and BAD girl example of every single archetype on this chart?

R: 14 / I: 4 / P: 9 [R] [G] [-]

Cute Moe Thread

At first glance they look like shows for girls, but hen you see it's made for the male demographic. What's the difference between moe anime/manga for young boys and moe anime/manga for young men?

R: 42 / I: 9 / P: 9 [R] [G] [-]

chuunis are for bullying

R: 5 / I: 0 / P: 10 [R] [G] [-]

The fuck happened to the threads?

What the fuck happened to the threads like the Darling in the franxx thread, neflix thread, pdf thread and etc?

R: 4 / I: 3 / P: 10 [R] [G] [-]

The Meta Thread

Thank you, nuSempai

R: 13 / I: 14 / P: 10 [R] [G] [-]

Best dork thread

Who's the best dork and why is it Sakurako Ohmuro?

R: 8 / I: 5 / P: 10 [R] [G] [-]

Jump's Shonen

>Protagonist is hyperactive glutton or a dreamer outcast.

>"I want to be King of the [insert anime theme here]"

>Gets signature moves, training arc

>Tournament arc

>Drags on the story after having a large following

Jump's shonen pretty much follow a formula. There are other shonen magazines that differ from Jump in story, shonen such as FMA, Ancient Magus Bride and Mitsuboshi Colors.

R: 34 / I: 6 / P: 10 [R] [G] [-]

Gintama

Can /animu/ explain why Gintama is so highly praised?

Various Gintama seasons are always taking a bunch of top spots on MAL and pretty much everybody seems to think this is one of the best Mongolian slideshows ever, but I've been trying to watch it (streamed 60 episodes thus far) and it's honestly pretty meh.

It's kinda boring when it gets serious and the humor is all just references and puns, like some kind of Japanese Freakazoid.

I love the character designs though.

R: 37 / I: 7 / P: 10 [R] [G] [-]

Westerners have such shit taste in anime. All you do is wank over overly serious anime like cowboy bebop and ghost in the shell. It's like you guys can't have any kind of fun. It's no wonder series that are popular in Japan and the rest of Asia aren't as popular in the west. The kikes have forbid you all from having fun and so you're trying to make Anime no fun allowed as well.

R: 25 / I: 20 / P: 10 [R] [G] [-]

ITT we post brand spankin new smugs to add to our smug collections

Here is a fresh Lacia smug

R: 0 / I: 0 / P: 10 [R] [G] [-]

Underrated Shows

What are some shows that you think deserve more love? One show I think is extremely underrated is Joshiraku. I realise that the show is riddled with puns and jokes that would be hard to understand if you're not Japanese yourself, there are even some that refer to what then would have been recent events like the exploding watermelon joke.

Yet, if you look past that it's one of the comfiest SOLs to be ever made. Most CGDCT shows still don't focus enough on events happening in specific places in my opinion (like clubsrooms and classrooms) which kind of ruins part of the comfiness yet in Joshiraku almost everything takes place in the backstage room, other shows often try to force some sort of narrative in certain episodes as well which removes the SOL aspect of it.

Joshiraku has none of that, it's pretty much the writer shitposting through the cast of main characters (which he did in other works as well like Sayonara Zetsubou Sensei). Even when they do leave their backstage room the format stays the same, it's just the characters talking to each other about random stuff and other characters are non-existent.

It's sad that it never got a sequel (though it did get an OVA which only seems to be available in low resolution). The only fansub release it got (which was from GG) also didn't do it much justice in my opinion which certain jokes not being properly transalated, they forced in a completely unrelated MLP joke in the subs for example. I'm guessing that no other group bothered with it because they'd be writing more TL notes than actual subs.

R: 8 / I: 0 / P: 10 [R] [G] [-]

Shogi Thread

WHO WOULD WIN?

And why is shogi anime so comfy?

R: 9 / I: 2 / P: 10 [R] [G] [-]

Mononoke

This was a interesting show and deserves much more love.

R: 24 / I: 8 / P: 10 [R] [G] [-]

The pandemic of fake anime and anime "referencesXD"

I wish the jew had never discovered my chinese pornographic cartoons

R: 21 / I: 15 / P: 10 [R] [G] [-]

thank you anon for ordering the XXL mega hambahgah. you know i am a girl with a rather large appetite

R: 14 / I: 13 / P: 10 [R] [G] [-]

Precure

Kirakira is finally over as of today and Hugtto is airing in roughly a week. Satou Junichi is directing, fisticuffs are back, and Toei actually seems like they'll be giving this one a budget!

Now that the dust has settled, did you enjoy Kira2? and what are you looking forward to in Hugtto?

R: 4 / I: 1 / P: 10 [R] [G] [-]

Toji no Miko

Original series with 24 episodes featuring cute girls on the run after a failed assassination attempt on a governmental figure.

R: 8 / I: 6 / P: 10 [R] [G] [-]

What is it with all the weed anime stuff?

R: 13 / I: 13 / P: 11 [R] [G] [-]

reminder that drills are the best hairstyle

R: 2 / I: 3 / P: 11 [R] [G] [-]

Mogra - Anison Matrix

Its time for the monthly Mogra experience. Starts in 50 minutes. This time comes with a bonus behind the scenes pre-stream as one of the employees shows us around the bar, meets up with some DJs at the convenience store and looks at 18+ magazines.

https://www.twitch.tv/mogra

R: 1 / I: 0 / P: 11 [R] [G] [-]

got an eye on any untranslated manga?

R: 13 / I: 8 / P: 11 [R] [G] [-]

Sakuga Thread

Post and discuss your favorite moments of sakuga.

R: 1 / I: 0 / P: 11 [R] [G] [-]

Captain tsubasa (remake)

How will this turn out? Should i watch the original first so i can be disappointed like everyone else?

R: 22 / I: 14 / P: 11 [R] [G] [-]

Yuru Yuri

Is this the best SOL/CGDCT show of all times?

of course it is

R: 25 / I: 5 / P: 11 [R] [G] [-]

What is this expression trying to convey?

R: 28 / I: 7 / P: 11 [R] [G] [-]

What is the science behind headpats? Why do anime girls enjoy them?

R: 3 / I: 1 / P: 11 [R] [G] [-]

It's My Life

Have you guys seen this PV?

R: 25 / I: 14 / P: 11 [R] [G] [-]

Mecha

Does /animu/ have a favorite mecha?

R: 8 / I: 3 / P: 11 [R] [G] [-]

Rather than making a western movie based on anime, you’ve been tasked with making an anime based on a western movie!

What movie is it based on and how do you make it good?

R: 48 / I: 36 / P: 11 [R] [G] [-]

ITT: Post your waifu

R: 23 / I: 9 / P: 11 [R] [G] [-]

NGE

Masterpiece or trainwreck?

R: 22 / I: 21 / P: 11 [R] [G] [-]

So is nazi-posting allowed or is the board owner a communist tranny like the one in /a/?

R: 19 / I: 7 / P: 11 [R] [G] [-]

Which anime high school club would you join? Me: Occult Research Club

R: 6 / I: 1 / P: 12 [R] [G] [-]

Let's see if this board is better than /a/. Does anyone know where I can read the last chapter, ch. 147, of City Hunter?

Also City Hunter thread

R: 19 / I: 5 / P: 12 [R] [G] [-]

Body swap

Why are there so few shows that do this? It's such an interesting concept

R: 13 / I: 3 / P: 12 [R] [G] [-]

Princess Principal

Thoughts?

I enjoyed it but it still felt lackluster.

R: 17 / I: 7 / P: 12 [R] [G] [-]

How do anime and manga writers come up with names? Do they just roll letter dice and use whatever comes up?

>Satellizer el Bridget

>Satellizer

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Where are you getting your mangos after batoto died?

Mangadex popped up recently.

Madokami has rar downloads as well as an online reader.

And there are the usual torrent sites that batch after every so much time.

I recommend rope as an alternative to mangafox

Doujins readers too I guess.

Sadpanda

nhentai

hentai.cafe seems to be down or getting ddosed on my end.

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Post God-tier J-Pop and Jap bands

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DESU

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DON'T INVITE /a/, /animus/, /tripfriend/ etc.

Just don't!

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Do you think VAs look up/enjoy fan made videos of characters they voiced?

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Sakura Quest

What went wrong?

R: 16 / I: 6 / P: 12 [R] [G] [-]

Now that I finally have a board I'm willing to discuss anime on and that is filled with anons willing to be knowledgeable about it, I can finally attain the answer to a mystery that has confounded me for a long time. Why is it that, though Frank West was a ripoff of the MC of Speed Grapher, who predated him, dressed the same as him and has the same hair color and was also emphasized multiple times as having covered wars and carries a camera everywhere, I'm the only one who's ever seemed to have noticed or acknowledged this? No matter how hard I've looked, I've never found anything about the creator of Frank West so much as acknowledging said MC as an inspiration, or of anyone else on the internet pointing out the connection whatsoever, and it's almost unnerving. Why is this, /animu/?

R: 8 / I: 10 / P: 12 [R] [G] [-]

Ryuuou no Oshigoto

Loli harem antics masquerading as intense shogi battles. Episode 4 is fresh off the presses.

Made by the legends behind RoKyubu and Tenshi no 3p, so not nearly as boring and melodramatic as Sangatsu.

R: 9 / I: 4 / P: 12 [R] [G] [-]

>fapping to cartoons

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>haruhi is 31 now

What do you think she does these days?

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Would you a christmas cake?

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Visual Novel Thread

Post and discuss visual novels.

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/animu/ Filename Thread

Alright, post animu and /jp/ images with interesting filenames.

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Doujin Games

Japanese Indie games. The first two images is a free game currently in development. The third image is a free game you can download already.

https://twitter.com/BalalBarrel/status/936744205799395328

What he's currently working on

https://twitter.com/BalalBarrel/status/952389426134507520

Discuss about doujin games.

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Nico thread

nico~

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I didn't know a girls knees can blush

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>see girl in underwear

>she goes "kyaaaaa"

>see girl in bikini

>everything is okay

Why? They reveal the same amount of skin

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Is this the meme show of the season?

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Today or tomorrow, not sure there will be the Attention Hunger Games, and we are in!

Let's cheer for the best board and hope kami-sama is on our side, again.

がんばれ, /animu/!

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Every day until you like it!

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Weeb Rave Thread

Post j-trance, j-techno, and whatever would fit the category.

PARTY HARD

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Why does she sit like that?

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Friendly reminder :^)

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why is this allowed?

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What do you eat/drink while watching anime? I have a shit diet and am immensely lazy, so pic related

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Can 2D grills get constipated?

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キタ━━━━━━(゚∀゚)━━━━━━ !!!!!

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Hentai AMVs

What is your opinion on hentai AMVs?

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Haibane Renmei

I just watched Haibane Renmei on a recommendation of an anon that it was similar in feeling to Shoujo Shuumatsu Ryoko. Though that wasn't the case (I actually found it close in feeling to Kino no Tabi) I still really enjoyed it.

I thought it was a very nice tale that told the story it wanted to tell, I liked that it didn't get bogged down in filler while not feeling rushed either. I also really liked that although the main character was Rakka, the story itself really was about Reki. You don't see that very often where the main character isn't exactly the character that the story is about. Obviously the story largely revolved around Rakka but at the same time her arc ended quite early while Reki's developed over the course of the whole series.

The one thing I didn't like was that there wasn't more world building. I understand that the writer didn't want to pollute his very personal story with a bunch of grand worldbuilding and lore but I still want to know other stuff.

Like what are the walls? Who are the Haibane? Are they people who died? What's outside of the walls? Who are the Tolga? Do the Haibane have an identity which existed before they became Haibane

I really would have liked more hints dropped throughout the series. Maybe even a little peek at what happens to the Haibane who take their last flght and go outside of the walls.

Overall it was good though I really liked it. So lets discuss it, what do you guys think?

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Nora Higuma does amazing work, great shotacon doujins. I've found some on nhentai, but I don't think that all of his work is available there. Anyone know if other sites have a good amount of it? There should be more of them with schoolgirl nee-sans.

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What is /animu/'s opinion on BABYMETAL?

Me:

>lolis

>J-Pop

>metal

What could possibly be bad?

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Kappa Mikey Anime Reboot

Japan needs to step its shit up and pick up this idea

Kappa Mikey (while largely mediocre) was really interesting in concept. Its a fish out of water story taken to its logical conclusion when the main character is from a diferent medium all together from his counterparts.

Have fucking studio I.G. or Bones make a badass stereotypical shounen/slice of life anime with main character being a Phillip Fry or an anthropomorphic Spongebob type character slapped rigt in the middle of it.

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Baited and Switched

Most of us have the 2-3 episode rule. What are some shows that baited you into sticking with the show, before turning around and making you realize how awful they fucking were?

The big one for me was Black Butler. I didn't know anything about the series at the time I tried watching it, but the first two episodes made it seem like some badass keikaku show about 10-year-old Bruce Wayne who sold his soul to the devil. I wasn't prepared for the giant onslaught of pure gayness that followed.

R: 2 / I: 6 / P: 14 [R] [G] [-]

Post military themed qt grills

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What mangas objectively provide the best reaction image content?

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Share your voice /animu/!

http://vocaroo.com/i/s13eEyIFArkg

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Hack aftermath

I've finally got my board back. In case something like this happens again I've made a bunker on another imageboard:

https://8ch.pl/animu/catalog.html

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During my 3 month nofap time I was slowly falling in love with some girl from a super market. She was really cute and even though there were some things with her appearance normal people would call flaws I actually thought they were what made her special. I started doing the usual robot thing like imagining marriage and sex and all that but long story cut short:

I started masturbating again and looking at lewd 2D-stuff. Today I saw her and I felt absolutely nothing. It's not like I'm not attracted to 3D at all. My penis still responds to visual stimuli of 3D humans having sex. My heart and my mind though are numb to this filth. Only 2D is able to make me feel special feelings even after cumming. This is why a real women has never been an option for me. I know that normal men also experience something similar, at least the "no desire for women after sex"-part, but I doubt with the same intensity I do.

What is your relationship with 2D and 3D?

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Are we allowed to speak about to coming wave of Hollywood anime adaptations? It seems to be too problematic for /a/

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check these trips

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Whatevermonogatari

Watched Kizumonogatari, haven't watched all sub-series yet, forgot some details about the ones I watched already but… THE FUCK IS WRONG WITH THOSE TWO!? RRRG likes Cat and Cat likes him back, any further advances in Kizu alone would be borderline porn but she never says anything and he decides to just play along with Crab?

R: 10 / I: 6 / P: 15 [R] [G] [-]

>show has dual audio

>automatically switches to dub by default

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no question too stupid

for the stupid questions thread

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has there ever been a better execution of the magical girl genre?

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Anyone else play Trails of Cold Steel? Apparently you get to waifu up one of the biznitches by the end of the game and I can’t figure out which slut to rape.

Alisa is cute but an annoying Tsundere

Laura is nice and a good fighter but a tad dull

Fie. Yeah.

Emma is a dork with big tiddies

I just can’t decide

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What is the best genre and why is it CGDCT?

Also, Hinako Note thread

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2018

A bit late but happy year to everyone on here.

What anime airing in the first season of 2018 are you guys excited for? I personally think this might actually be a good year for anime unlike 2015, 2016 and 2017 which each had a handful of good stuff at best.

Shows I'm actually hyped for are Poputepipikku (though I do wonder how they will actually adapt a manga like that into an anime, they haven't actually anounced the length of every episode yet so I'm wondering if it's going to be 2 minutes an episode like is normally the case with 4koma) and Mitsuboshi Colors.

Shows I think have a lot of potential are Yuru Camp△, Hakumei to Mikochi (I read the manga of this a year before the anime was anounced and it was very comfy even though I normally don't like manga much) and Karakai Jouzu no Takagi-san. Sora yori mo Tooi Basho also seems interesting because of the concept itself but those kind of shows tend to dissapoint.

Shows that are on my plan to watch list just because I try to watch every SOL of a season but have zero expectations for are Gakuen Babysitters, Ryuuou no Oshigoto! and Slow Start.

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Eternal cute girl thread

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Anon kun! Please accept this!

*drops latter in your hand and runs away*

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Have you seen Japanese anime parodies, anon?

These always crack me up

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When is the last time you took your waifu on a deito? You're neglecting her, BAKA

R: 10 / I: 6 / P: 15 [R] [G] [-]

Why don't you have a Gyaru gf?

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'Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu' Franchise Announces New OVA

https://myanimelist.net/news/52256159

http://moca-news.net/article/20170910/2017091012500a_/01/

>The Re:Zero kara Hajimeru Isekai Seikatsu stage event at the MF Bunko J Summer School Festival 2017 on Sunday has announced that the series will receive a new OVA. More information regarding the new episode will be revealed at a later date.

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ITT: The worst anime.

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can someone identify this sperm spectre?

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ara ara~

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'Cowboy Bebop' Receives Live-Action TV Series

https://myanimelist.net/news/51010719

Tomorrow Studios, a joint venture between producer Marty Adelstein and ITV Studios, has been announced to adapt the 1998 anime Cowboy Bebop into a live action TV series.