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halp? [Feb. 15th, 2013|07:32 pm]
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I recently read an interesting Loveless fanfic, which made me wonder…How is the manga doing now? Anyone still reading it? Is it good? I lost interest at one point, but if it's good I wouldn't mind taking it up again. Same with Nabari no Ou or D.Grayman. Are they good? Have they ended? If they did, did they end well?

I also realized I had accidentally bought a random volume of 07-Ghost at some point…The art is pretty! It makes no sense (I bought volume 5 or something like that)! I think it was an anime? So…anyone read it and recommend it?

ETA: Another one I gotta ask about...Uragiri wa boku no namae wo shitteiru? I got to about volume 5...

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[User Picture]From: ariss_tenoh
2013-02-16 11:55 am (UTC)
I recently bought vol.1 of Loveless, the collected edition being published by Viz. I'm waiting for Viz to issue more so I can read it in one go and catch up.
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[User Picture]From: ariss_tenoh
2013-02-16 11:56 am (UTC)
As for Nabari no Ou, I think it had the same problem as Hikaru no Go. When a pivotal character dies, the story loses its focus.
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[User Picture]From: insaneneko
2013-02-19 06:39 am (UTC)
Hm, now I'm curious who the pivotal character that dies is...I hadn't read that far.
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[User Picture]From: nokiirat
2013-02-16 12:13 pm (UTC)
Nabari no Ou ended pretty soon after the anime ended. I liked the ending; worth a quick read.

Recent Loveless chapters have been too short...not sure what the mangaka is doing.

Good questions...I have a ton of manga interests that seem to hang in limbo after the anime had gotten them to peak in popularity.
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[User Picture]From: insaneneko
2013-02-19 06:40 am (UTC)
I guess I'll pick up the rest of Nabari no Ou at some point since it's ended and didn't suck. Sounds like Loveless is meandering, so I'll avoid it for now.
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[User Picture]From: madamada_chan
2013-02-16 08:04 pm (UTC)
Can't comment on Loveless and Nabari no Ou because I also lost interest in those at some point... ^^;

D.Gray-man is highly recommended though ♥ Both anime and manga. ♥ I still watch the anime from time to time. Especially my favorite arc (Miranda's). The manga, the art has changed quite a lot in the recent chapters. But I can bear with that because the story telling is still as good as ever ^_^

07-Ghost I like the manga. I lost interest in it at one point, because like D.Gray it also took foreverrrrr to update (still does, I believe). And neither of the two have ended yet, since I last checked anyway. But the story still keeps getting more and more interesting, so it's woth the wait. As for the anime... hmmm, it was okay, but could be better. ^^; I liked it enough to watch to the end, but can't say I will be inclined to watch it again.

Uragiri................. Watched it for Shusei XD The other characters didn't make me care for them, sorry to say.

Edited at 2013-02-16 08:08 pm (UTC)
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[User Picture]From: insaneneko
2013-02-19 06:42 am (UTC)
I have a hard time sticking with shonen manga when they go on for too long...But maybe I'll try picking D.Gray-man up again at some point. Sounds like I should try checking out the 07-Ghost manga, not so much the anime.
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