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Old 2011-09-09, 05:42   Link #8421
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Well, Luca's manga is 12 pages, so it clearly isn't done yet. It's more like to illustrate that its success is not a matter of awesome artwork, but rather a simple, well-executed story based on Hina's (Hata's) advice.

I don't think that there is much that Nagi or Chiharu could do for this Comifes, so the outcome will be financially ugly (unless they sell it solo for the same price, and the photobook becomes the total hit - which I find hard to believe). The split sales could rather be a measure to make sure that the sad truth isn't superseded by the photobook sales. Which is at least showing a willingness not to avert the eyes - a good sign.

But does that mean that Nagi's doujinshi storyline gets extended even further? Color me unconvinced...
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Old 2011-09-09, 08:07   Link #8422
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poor nagi... looks like she will face the truth when no one buy her manga
I wonder what will Chiharu do to help Nagi

and what the hell with Ruka's manga... so simple... hahaha
Yet it's interesting enough I want it serialized.
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Old 2011-09-09, 08:20   Link #8423
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I'm sorry, I'm definitely going to hell for thinking
about Nagi and Hina as Light and L when they were like:

Nagi: "My marketing was flawless, with this photobook and Maria herself selling,
there's no way Luka can beat me, everything went according to plan."


Hina: "Nagi thinks her marketing is perfect, and she's right, but she made a grave
mistake by not focusing on her manga, we're going to win here."


Nagi: "My theory..."

Hina: "My theory..."

Nagi&Hina: ""...will hold true!!""
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Old 2011-09-09, 09:08   Link #8424
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Huh, Ruka's storyline seems awfully familiar. I wonder where I saw it before.
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Old 2011-09-09, 09:19   Link #8425
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^ummm, everywhere? but ye, this reminds of smth, allthough the jokes are kinda generic for slapstick
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Old 2011-09-09, 09:57   Link #8426
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^ummm, everywhere? but ye, this reminds of smth, allthough the jokes are kinda generic for slapstick
Yeah...

Anyway, I think I remember the resemblance and it's Kamichu where the opening scene has the main character tell her friend "I've become a god". It diverges from that point though so it might still be something else triggering my memory.
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Old 2011-09-09, 12:14   Link #8427
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That is what Santa taught me long ago.
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Considering we know who Santa is, i got a feeling Hayate is going to eat those words.
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Old 2011-09-09, 18:31   Link #8428
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You know, Luca, when you give a thumbs up as Kyubey it just doesn't seem as sincere.
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Old 2011-09-11, 10:20   Link #8429
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But does that mean that Nagi's doujinshi storyline gets extended even further? Color me unconvinced...
It's no coincidence that the movie is set at the end of August. Everything Hata has said about this storyline, even going back to Golden Week and that page highlighting Chiharu's future role indicates that this is basically "The Summer Arc." The next big story shift will be the end of summer, which is not so coincidentally when Alice is supposed to get her powers back.

Really, I enjoy the mangaka arc. The bigger problem is that because Hata refuses to do any notable timeskips, it results in a lot of filler to pad things out while we wait for the next development...Hopefully he's got a better plan for the second half.

With any luck it'll be tighter now, at least. We got through the "Ruka introduction" stage, the "Nagi fails and realizes where she went wrong stage" ect. All that's left is to set the stage for the "Heroine makes her thrilling comeback, or does she?" scenario and we're done. I'm guessing we're only doing the con sell off thing one more time.

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Old 2011-09-15, 12:07   Link #8430
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Chapter 336 Page 15, Archer reference? (Fate Stay Night, Heaven's Feel route)
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Old 2011-09-15, 14:50   Link #8431
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Hata just keeps adding more new characters...
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Old 2011-09-15, 14:54   Link #8432
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Hata just keeps adding more new characters...
yeah.... hopefully not another harem

I almost believed that the new student will be Ruka.... thanks God.. I'm wrong...

so this is the end of Comiket's arc
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Old 2011-09-15, 15:14   Link #8433
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This was "it"?

For real?

O_o

Am I supposed to look forward to this challenge? Am I supposed to feel sympathy or even admiration for ditching Maria and tangling with Ruka again?

I think that this was the most lackluster conclusion to a sub-arc in a long time.
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Old 2011-09-15, 15:34   Link #8434
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This was "it"?

For real?

O_o

Am I supposed to look forward to this challenge? Am I supposed to feel sympathy or even admiration for ditching Maria and tangling with Ruka again?

I think that this was the most lackluster conclusion to a sub-arc in a long time.
You're just bitter because you were wrong about the financial catastrophe.
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Old 2011-09-15, 15:47   Link #8435
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You're just bitter because you were wrong about the financial catastrophe.
Right, that must be it ... obviously, Nagi's plans came to full frutition.

But ah well, we finally have new characters... the story really needs those ^_^;
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Old 2011-09-15, 15:55   Link #8436
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Right, that must be it ... obviously, Nagi's plans came to full frutition.

But ah well, we finally have new characters... the story really needs those ^_^;
i was hoping that was not a new character and it was someone i had forgotten
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Old 2011-09-15, 18:17   Link #8437
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This is what Hata mentioned in a radio show months before the movie came out
Spoiler for radio show:


Nice to see you keep your promises Hata...
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Old 2011-09-15, 19:48   Link #8438
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So... they want an excellent adviser for Nagi so she can quickly catch up within 2 months. Somehow Hina, who managed to push Ruka so far in a few days, doesn't qualify?
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Old 2011-09-15, 21:44   Link #8439
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I think it was okay, but I hope the second round of the whole mangaka deal is left for later and Hata goes back to the Yozora Housen plot that we saw at the beginning of this arc, or the Athena/Alice bit.
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Old 2011-09-15, 22:44   Link #8440
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I think this is the best part in chapter 336...oh, and Luka's pose with Negi
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