| Death Note Licensed!?
||[Apr. 20th, 2005|09:25 pm]
250+ comments and hardly any wank. I'm so proud!
It's really quite impressive, isn't it? Although I see the righteous anger of elitism has already begun to simmer.
I'm ready and waiting to slap it up on f_w the moment any serious wank breaks out, but people keep being sensible!!
I have hopes for this exchange, though:
> They've dropped all the honorifics in the dialogue, and changed all the
> Japanese sound effect markings to American ones.
Oh I see so they translated it in to english :p
That's almost as good as all the comments saying "those bastards had the nerve to translate the title of Yami no Matsuei!! INTO ENGLISH!!!"
OH NOES!!! How dare they make it appealing to people who don't read the scanlations!!
2005-04-21 02:48 pm (UTC)
I did not realize that Death Note was a Shonen Jump title. Now I want to read it twice as much, just so I can see how they fit the basis for so much slashy goodness into a comic aimed at junior high boys. :D