Anime/Manga Discussion Thread - BLOODY-DISGUSTING
MOVIES MUSIC VIDEO GAMES COMICS MOVIE PIT VIDEO COMMUNITY
ZergNet


Go Back   BLOODY-DISGUSTING > General Talk > Entertainment > Foreign Entertainment

Foreign Entertainment General talk about movies, tv, etc. from non US markets.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-09-2007, 06:19 PM   #1
menasyng
BANNED
 
menasyng's Avatar
menasyng is banned.
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 0
Default Anime/Manga Discussion Thread

A thread a little while back inspired me to make this thread, Discuss your favorite Anime/Manga here, whether it be movie, or series. This is the thread for my fellow BDers who love, or like, one show, or every show.
menasyng is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2007, 06:49 PM   #2
Doc
It... Won't... Die...
 
Doc's Avatar
Doc is a hillbilly.
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Across the Burning Sands
Posts: 10,490
Send a message via AIM to Doc
Default

I've read and seen all of Hellsing.

I really like the Samurai X OVA's.

Akira is the greatest thing since sliced bread.

Ninja Scroll was tight.

Ghost in the Shell is pretty good.

Other than that I don't know much, and what I do know, I generally hate.
__________________
Doc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2007, 07:21 PM   #3
Azrael
Visiting BD Timeout
 
Azrael's Avatar
Azrael is not meaning to sound gay or anything but...
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Imperial City
Posts: 2,295
Default

Pokemon!
__________________
[IMG]http://i19.photobucket.com/albums/b187/measyng/ZombieSuppersig.jpg[/IMG]
Azrael is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2007, 07:57 PM   #4
loupgarou13
Fresh Kill
 
loupgarou13's Avatar
loupgarou13 has no status.
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Minnesota
Posts: 428
Send a message via AIM to loupgarou13 Send a message via MSN to loupgarou13 Send a message via Yahoo to loupgarou13
Default

I'm a big Anime fan. My favorite Anime/Manga is Inuyasha, I know that it's a bit cliche but I love it a whole lot.

Other favorites:
Full Metal Alchemist
Trigun
Cowboy Bebop
Trinity Blood
Azumanga Daioh
Vampire Hunter D
Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex
Case Closed
Evangelion

I know there are more but I'm cmpletely blanking...
__________________
Even a man who is pure in heart
and says his prayers by night
may become a wolf
when the wolfsbane blooms
and the autumn moon is bright.

loupgarou13 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2007, 08:14 PM   #5
AnneGwish
Rotting Corpse
 
AnneGwish's Avatar
AnneGwish is right on.
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Babylon, TX
Posts: 1,906
Send a message via AIM to AnneGwish Send a message via MSN to AnneGwish
Default

As far as manga goes, I'm a big nut for Junji Ito (Uzumaki, Tomie, Gyo, etc.)

I'm not too big on anime but there are a few series and movies that I like.
Cowboy Bebop
Wonderful Days
Blood: The Last Vampire
Angel's Egg
Big O

I've always wanted to watch Witch Hunter Robin and Elfin Lied but I just haven't gotten around to them. We also have the Ghost in the Shell movies over here and I need to check them out at some point.
__________________




The Obligatory DVD List - I'm not a trader. Just a show-off.

"The three most terrifying things in the world are werewolves, clowns and unplanned pregnancy."
AnneGwish is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2007, 09:14 PM   #6
Brainfreeeeeze
It... Won't... Die...
 
Brainfreeeeeze's Avatar
Brainfreeeeeze is gettin greased up by lunch lady Doris
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: Earth, homeworld of the pizza bagel.
Posts: 16,766
Default

I was gonna make a thread a while back for it but Im a big naruto fan and they stopped naruto and started a new series called Naruto Shippuuden where it picks up with him as a teenager and sasuke as an evil ninja. My only beef with the show is all the damned flashbacks. I know it must be a great money save for the studio but jesus christ. But some episodes of naruto are use exceedingly fluent animation so if flashbacks are the cost of the then I guess I can deal. That and Bleahc were the last two series I was really big on but kinda stopped DLing them for some reason. I want to get back into it just cause I have the time but Im still missing large gaps in the original naruto story and now in Bleach. ah well.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Alkaline
If I win the lottery, I'm keeping you in an endless sea of bitches.

Brainfreeeeeze is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2007, 09:22 PM   #7
mR_BuNgLe
Time Cop
 
mR_BuNgLe's Avatar
mR_BuNgLe has no status.
 
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: TO
Posts: 6,716
Default

I'm a fairly casual anime fan who likes the mainstream stuff:

Ninja Scroll
Akira
Ghost in the Shell (all of it)
Neon Genesis Evangeline
Full Metal Alchemist
X
Cowboy Bebop
Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust
__________________

Recent Flicks
The Guest - 4/5
The Editor - 4/5
Cub - 2.5/5
What We Do In the Shadows - 4.5/5
Nightcrawler - 4.5/5
mR_BuNgLe is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2007, 09:40 PM   #8
menasyng
BANNED
 
menasyng's Avatar
menasyng is banned.
 
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 0
Default

Interesting stuff guys, honestly, I like a lot of stuff:
  1. Full Metal Alchemist(The movie almost made me tear up, as well as the last episode of the series)
  2. Utawarerumono(Great New Anime, Discovered it threw Netflix)
  3. Cowboy Beebop(Spike is just the coolest thing since ice cream on a hot summer day)
  4. Inuyasha
  5. Trigun
  6. Strawberry Eggs(GF hooked me up with this anime about a cross dressing gym teacher, it was great)
  7. Fruits Basket (GF hooked me up with this as well, a family cursed to change into animals form the chinese zodiac every time a member of the opposite sex hugs them)
  8. Ninja Scroll
  9. Naruto
  10. Oh My Goddess

Ther are quite a few more, but those are my favorites.
menasyng is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2007, 09:50 PM   #9
Micheal_Myers
The Living Dead
 
Micheal_Myers's Avatar
Micheal_Myers has no status.
 
Join Date: Feb 2003
Location: Behind the Piggly Wiggly
Posts: 3,324
Default

Everything I have seen from Hayao Miyazaki

Wicked City
Vamipire Hunter D
Cowboy Bebop
Akira
Ninja Scroll
(Mobil Suit) Gundam Wing


I'm sure there are others, but this is what I remember at the moment.

EDIT: Also, Afro Samurai and Samurai 7.
__________________

Last edited by Micheal_Myers; 06-09-2007 at 09:54 PM.
Micheal_Myers is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2007, 11:36 PM   #10
Rakugaki
Fresh Kill
 
Rakugaki's Avatar
Rakugaki is playing freezetag with ice picks
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Japan
Posts: 265
Default

Though I live in Japan, the only real anime I enjoy is from Miyazaki, Satoshi Kon and Yoshiaki Kawajiri. I like some series, but not a huge fan.

Manga on the other hand, I'm always reading. Love Berserk, Riki Oh, Crying Freeman, Claymore, One Piece, Bastard! and the Guyver.
__________________
Fiber > monsters
Rakugaki is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off




All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:35 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.2
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
2001-Present BLOODY-DISGUSTING LLC