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Postby Naruto721 » Tue 02.15.2005 6:48 pm

I can't believe that this has happened, my favorite anime, coming to america. no, crappy translations...NO! Why did they have to licensed it? It wouldn't be that bad if they leave the jutsu and names alone. For ex. Kage Mane No Jutsu is Art of me and my shadow:o. Oh well, I still have the original version. For more info, animenewsnetwork.com.
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Postby Mimee » Tue 02.15.2005 8:54 pm

Heh.. I thought it was already licensed there... I guess not... :|

Well, it hasn't been licensed in America totally. Remember, America could mean N. or S. America. ;)

Hm... I think I'll go pick up Naruto at the anime store. It's so popular... heh...
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Postby Daisuke » Tue 02.15.2005 9:26 pm

Do you mean the dubbing? I guess that the DVD's would be with both japanese and english dubbing.
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Postby Naruto721 » Wed 02.16.2005 6:05 pm

Now i heard it might be dubbed by 4kids entertainment, and its going to be showed on toonami late this year. So they going to change the translations, have edited versions, and probably have crappy voice actors, I wish adv films or bandai ent licensed it. this is indeed a dark day in anime history. err... at least i do.
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Postby Daisuke » Wed 02.16.2005 11:17 pm

I do not think anyone force you to watch it. And you could be lucky and get some okay voice actors, but it happens rarely. I prefer japanese voice actors too, but i don't have many chances to get anime, which means that i take what i can get.
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Postby ichigoTIMU » Wed 02.16.2005 11:19 pm

it is a dark day for naruto fans indeed...

say goodbye to kage bunshin no jutsu, and hello to 'art of the multiple doppleganger'
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Postby Vengeance » Wed 02.23.2005 5:10 pm

You know...you don't have to watch it on CN. You can still download it because ANBU and Dattebayo are still subbing it. Plus the anime sucks compared to the manga so I'm not worried in the slightest.
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Postby kinch » Mon 03.21.2005 12:40 pm

Weeee, more thread resurrection.

My real concern with Naruto being licensed is that they're going to turn it into another DBZ. And of course, the dub will suck. That's a given. But I suspect they're going to butcher the relationships between alot of the characters in order to make it more.... "American". You know, where the good guy always wins, a guy will profess his love for a girl and have it returned immediately, friends stay friends through thick and thin.... you know the kind of claptrap they want (need I remind anyone of the Rurouni Kenshin dub?)

Sigh.

I wonder how long it will take them to catch up.

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Postby Daisuke » Mon 03.21.2005 12:45 pm

By the way, one of the reasons i don't really like this anime is, that they make way to many episodes!. How many episodes of this anime are there going to be?!
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Postby ben » Mon 03.21.2005 2:55 pm

I like when there are many eps because then i dont have to be sad when it ends...:D

i like narutofan.com and directmanga.com

but i agree, i hate crappy voice actors.

im still going to buy it when it comes out.
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Postby Daisuke » Mon 03.21.2005 4:36 pm

I think that about 50 episodes are the limit.
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Postby Naruto721 » Mon 03.21.2005 11:17 pm

I buy the Japanese version, so i prob wont buy the dubbed version. I don't care about them dubbing the anime anymore, I got the japanese version, so im happy!
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Postby ben » Tue 03.22.2005 10:41 am

On the DVDs they always have the option to watch the anime in Japanese with/without subtitles. So i am going to buy them.
On my compter at home i do have the anme in japanese though...

narutofan.com or animesuki.net or .com i cant remember...?
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Postby Daisuke » Tue 03.22.2005 2:01 pm

I believe you mean http://www.Animesuki.com.
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Postby ben » Tue 03.22.2005 3:38 pm

sorry i couldn't remember, i said .net or .com either/or

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