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How many anime/manga have you rated 10/10? Of those, which is your favorite?
You don't need to list them, just post the number. Count everything from TV shows, to films, to manga. If it's a series with multiple seasons, and you've rated more than one of them 10/10, you only need to count it once. And then name one favorite among all of them.
Question about the various Cardfight series...
Is it okay to just skip some of the series? Obviously, it doesn't seem possible to skip individual seasons, but both the wiki and Wikipedia list them in groups of seasons that are their own series, or something. My question is this: The wiki seems to imply that each series are completely separate stories, but I'm not sure if that's true... So is it? Can I just skip the first two series and start with the 2018 one? Or is there crucial worldbuilding or stuff in the original and/or G series which means I *have* to watch them first? I mostly want to know for two reasons: 1, it's so *longggg* and 2, I mostly want to watch it for the openings/endings by Roselia, RAS, Argo, etc., which mainly start from the 2018 series.
[OtA - Creators] Assets Cafeteria: Showcase and Requests
IRASSHAIMASE Welcome to the Assets Cafeteria. Are you in need of the following materials that you hope to add in your profile? Character Badges Character/Header Banners WEBM Music Players NEW Character Pins You have come to the right place. We will be posting some of the showcased work of our Creators team which you can use as a reference on your future requests; and/or you can acquire to your collections. We hope we could be of service to you. OPTIONS REQUESTING AREA / QUESTIONS THREAD / SHOWCASE DIRECTORY LEGACY 20% This initiative has been inspired from @Harthlock, and all other Asset creators in AniList.
AWC: Challenge Submission Thread 2.0
This thread is where you will submit all of your completed challenges. Please do not post any questions in this forum it is for challenge submissions only. If you have any questions, you can visit the FAQ thread, our Discord, or contact any member of AWC Staff. After you’ve finished a challenge, make sure your Challenge Post has been completely updated and meets the Submission Guidelines for the challenge listed below. Post a link to your Challenge Post as a comment reply to this thread. **Include the following information**: The name of the challenge you're submitting, a link to your Challenge Post. You can find your Challenge Post’s link by clicking on the link icon in the top right of your comment containing the list this URL is what you’ll post here. You may **only submit one challenge at a time**. If you have multiple challenges to submit at once, please submit them each as their own individual comments. One of our reviewers will reply to your submission when it is under review. If you made a mistake, your reviewer will reply with what needs to be fixed and why. If you need to make corrections, **do not resubmit your challenge** please make the proper corrections and reply to your reviewer's comment and let them know what you've done to fix the challenge. When waiting for your corrections to be checked **please have patience** and allow your reviewer time to get back to you. All of our staff members are volunteers and may not be able to immediately respond to you. If you have not heard back on your corrections after 2 weeks, please visit our Discord and open a ticket to request assistance using our support ticket system. If you’ve successfully completed the challenge, your reviewer will congratulate you and send the badge reward to your profile’s wall. You can also view all of your earned badges by searching for your username on our Challenger Profile site. annahoj | qeziz | Raycenerr | draboko celeoste | Goldiizz | CelestialQueen | caiyune esjasig | BaconCheesecake | Wark | Florentino liliphobic | doctorwodka Your profile and anime activity **must be set to public** so our reviewers can verify your list and activity. Start and finish dates **must be logged** and up to date. You can access these in the List Editor. All challenge information **must be included** in your Challenge Post. This includes: Challenge name and mode, challenge start and finish dates, requirements and their numbers, anime start and finish dates, links to the anime used, any additional information mentioned by the requirements. All requirement numbers **must properly reflect** the same number used for the requirement in the challenge post and code. You must use the challenge code we have provided for your challenge entry. For more information about personalising your entry, please read our Challenge Code Update post. If your challenge post has more than 20 requirements then you must split your challenge post unless otherwise stated. For more information about comment splitting, please read this announcement. For **Monthly** and **Studio Collection Challenges**, you can submit the Hard and Clear the Board modes without submitting for Easy and Bingo modes beforehand. You’ll still get both badges. For **Genre Challenges**, Easy, Normal, and Hard Modes all go on the same post, but each mode **must be separated into its own section**. Genre Mastery Challenges must be on their own post. For **Genre Challenges**, you must submit your challenge as you finish each mode of the challenge. For **Tier and Genre Mastery Challenges**, you must provide a link at the top of your post to the previously completed entry in the challenge series. The same rules as noted above must also be observed for our Manga Challenges. For any challenge that allows you to use previously started manga, you **must specify this and make note of the chapters read** before the start of the challenge. For **Explorer Challenges**, First, Second, and Third Paths all go on the same post, but each path **must be separated into its own section**. For **Explorer Challenges**, you must submit your challenge as you finish each mode of the challenge.
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[Spoilers] Summertime Rendering Episode - 18 (Discussion)
How much more can this series get. They dropped us a nuke in a single episode. so much to process and I still cant get over with it What do you guys think of the episode ?
[Spoilers] Rent A Girlfriend Season 2 - Episode 7 (Discussion)
Mami definitely have to became detective Ruka situation was too sad And you ? What did you thinks about this episode ?
[Spoilers] The Yakuza’s Guide to Babysitting Episode 6 Discussion
Damn this is sad af, at least turn on the lights. Rei and Kirishima interactions were funny, also got a glimpse of Kirishima's childhood. How come you have a birthday party and not invite the glutton girl? Like C'mon. Happy for Yaeka for gaining +1 friend, really love her cute soothing voice. Props to the seiyuu.
[Spoilers] teppen!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Laughing 'til You Cry - Episode 07 Discussion
Lol this show is ridiculous. Now thats how you do a training arc, also the rap part of Yomogi and inn owner was too good. The Seiyu's are really hard carrying this show for me
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Question about the various Cardfight series...
Is it okay to just skip some of the series? Obviously, it doesn't seem possible to skip individual seasons, but both the wiki and Wikipedia list them in groups of seasons that are their own series, or something. My question is this: The wiki seems to imply that each series are completely separate stories, but I'm not sure if that's true... So is it? Can I just skip the first two series and start with the 2018 one? Or is there crucial worldbuilding or stuff in the original and/or G series which means I *have* to watch them first? I mostly want to know for two reasons: 1, it's so *longggg* and 2, I mostly want to watch it for the openings/endings by Roselia, RAS, Argo, etc., which mainly start from the 2018 series.
How many anime/manga have you rated 10/10? Of those, which is your favorite?
You don't need to list them, just post the number. Count everything from TV shows, to films, to manga. If it's a series with multiple seasons, and you've rated more than one of them 10/10, you only need to count it once. And then name one favorite among all of them.
Character stereotype that you dislike the most?
What is a character stereotype that annoys you For me it's the characters that are horrible people but then the writers try to justify their actions and try to make them look like tragic heroes.
[Spoilers] teppen!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Laughing 'til You Cry - Episode 07 Discussion
Lol this show is ridiculous. Now thats how you do a training arc, also the rap part of Yomogi and inn owner was too good. The Seiyu's are really hard carrying this show for me