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Illusion of Terra

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  1. Just finished reading Chobits. I have been thinking about reading it for a few weeks now. Yesterday I spent a lot of my day reading the first sixty or so chapters and finished reading it today. I might write a review of the anime, so I will not say more about what I thought about it for now. I have no idea why I have never watched the anime. It is one of those that I saw every now and then on anime lists and I have seen the intro often, but for some reason never watched the actual anime. Not sure if I will watch it in Japanese or English. I will start watching it today (already watch
  2. I can't really help you with the whole finding Haruhi Suzumiya thing. I can offer some thoughts on something else that seems to be more at the root of what you are looking for. To me it seems that you seem to think that normality and boredom are necessarily related, which I don't think is the case. Concerning normality, of course normality exists. I cannot understand how people can claim it doesn't. Being normal simply means that something conforms to a norm, as the term already suggests. What form that norm takes depends on what question you ask or what claim you make. One obvious e
  3. Since half the year is over, I thought about this topic. Kinda seems ironic in a way now.
  4. I haven't thought or written about colors in years, so this might be quite clumsy. I'll put it into a spoiler though since it is long and not sure if it actually makes sense to people or has a point really. Not sure if the art club is the right place even. More some thoughts about colors and an experience.
  5. Only thing that comes to mind would be Yu Yu Hakusho, but I think it is quite unlikely that it is.
  6. @efaardvark Imagine that in full resolution for VR. I'd probably just live in the virtual world then
  7. there is one but it comes with some conditions and it is not publicly shared. if you are active here longer you will get to see what this means.
  8. you just write the @ symbol, and then the name. for example in your case I would write @Otaku and it would bring up a list of users and then I just click the one I want to tag. Longboards to me seemed more something for casual riding along. I would prefer them over the really small ones I have also seen. But I think if I bought one now I would again buy a normal skateboard.
  9. hi there. are you watching any of the currently airing anime?
  10. @OtakuKid sounds great. don't really know why but ramps were never really my thing. I mostly did flips and on occasion tried rail grinds. I had to stop when I broke my skateboard though do you have a normal skateboard or one of those longer/shorter ones?
  11. the negatives definitely outweigh the positives in being older yeah you do get to do stuff, but someone has to pay the bills, insurance etc., your body starts falling apart enjoy your youth dude
  12. hi there! you say you are younger? you wanna switch age? it would be great to be younger again
    really liked it. some of the questions were quite difficult šŸ˜‚ don't know why my score showed up incorrectly though šŸ˜‚
  13. hi there, and glad to see you are interested in anime that make you think as well! Unfortunately there aren't too many anime that are as explicitly thought-provoking as Death Note in my opinion. (but I agree, Death Note is really something else) One that makes you think, but in a different way, is Neon Genesis Evangelion, but you do need some general background knowledge to get some of the symbolism and allusions. Yet another rather old one is Now and Then, Here and There. This one is largely a take on war and power I'd say. It does contain some scenes related to sexual abuse though, not r
  14. @OtakuKid I used to skateboard as well, and might pick it up when I get the chance again. do you just skate for fun or do you also try and learn any tricks?
  15. Am I the only one who still keeps forgetting every week that there isn't a weekly episode? I was wondering when they will announce the release date of the new season and where exactly to look?
  16. I think there definitely will be a period of at least a part of the population being a whole lot more cautious than they used to, simply because of all the information we are getting about infections and how they spread, not to forget the coronavirus will still be around even if there are no more restrictions. Naturally there will also be those people who just want to attend stuff again which they could not for a while. I guess you will have the two extremes more pronounced for a while until it all gets back to normal. It will take quite a while though
  17. I don't know, just unexpected and not sure what the purpose was
  18. this week I think the episode was interesting and entertaining, but I wanted to see more about the whole devil thing. but maybe this is related to it. I know I have said it before, but I find Charmy hilarious Obviously Nero seems to know something about that dungeon and I also think it has to do with why she wanted to see that hot spring.
  19. hi there! just curious, why did you put your post in a quote? just find that hilarious
  20. judging by some of the members here, I think there probably are Recommendations, let's see. maybe you would enjoy Hunter x Hunter or Rurouni Kenshin. both are a bit older though. as for more recent stuff Rising of the Shield Hero might be interesting, but there is only one season out yet. and right, just thought about this, Black Clover might be right up there as well
  21. hi there! I was going to say you are a person of taste when you said Naruto, but then looked up what Fujoshi means not my taste at least Jokes aside, I am a fan of Naruto as well. Also, you don't have to be nervous about anything here just look if you find a topic that interests you and let us know what you think
  22. it would be great if I could read them in Russian, but I don't know any Russian. the 'making you think' part is exactly why I wanted to read them. I am interested in their ideas and the interesting cases they describe. I enjoy thinking about stuff
  23. @PeacemakerQ I think you explained it in a great way. it might be your writing background but you seem to have a logically structured way of explaining things. interesting to see how different the process and production can be though!
  24. hi there! interesting, I don't think I have ever met someone who was a manga writer. is a manga writer someone who creates a whole manga, or someone who thinks up the story, setting etc. and writes it down?
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