Archive for Category: "Fansubs"

Translation Reviews: Doremi Fansubs – Now and Then, Here and There

Translation Reviews: Doremi Fansubs – Now and Then, Here and There

So I hear Doremi picked up a laid-back, easy-to-do slice-of-life moe comedy.

Fansubbing by the Numbers: A Spring 2016 Shitpost

Fansubbing by the Numbers: A Spring 2016 Shitpost

Top conclusions brought to you by Sunday boredom and an unlicensed copy of Excel.

OMG Amazing Fansub & AniTwitter Drama Xx*Must Read*xX

OMG Amazing Fansub & AniTwitter Drama Xx*Must Read*xX

Fansubbers can’t even do drama right these days.

The State of Fansubbing (It’s Dead)

The State of Fansubbing (It’s Dead)

Nothing I say here should particularly come as a surprise to anyone who’s been keeping track of the scene. But this is the only site left where you can have an open-door discussion on the subject, so let’s open the fucking doors.

Fansub Gratipay Drama or: How I Learned to Crowdfund for the Sake of Generosity and Love

Fansub Gratipay Drama or: How I Learned to Crowdfund for the Sake of Generosity and Love

Hey guys, remember how that one series in Fall 2014 randomly decided to fuck up its pacing and tone by shoehorning AIDS into the plot? Well how about Crymore does that, but with pedophilia instead?

Metasubbing Corner: Jokes in Anime Subtitles

Metasubbing Corner: Jokes in Anime Subtitles

Sup. Now that I’ve basically retired from active subbing altogether, I’m gonna give this a whirl for a bit, should be an experience to remember.

How to Emphasize via Italics – A Handy Guide for Retarded Editors

How to Emphasize via Italics – A Handy Guide for Retarded Editors

If you’re wondering whether the title refers to you or not, that means it does.

Things That You For the Love of God Should Not Do

Things That You For the Love of God Should Not Do

Most of these horrible, horrible things happen in old official rips from more then ten years ago, but you’d be surprised at the shit that still pops up.

The Absence of Desu or The Tragedy of Seriosity

The Absence of Desu or The Tragedy of Seriosity

Suiseiseki’s constant desu-ing is the primary lasting artifact of the Rozen Maiden series (well, besides hot Suigintou porn). So the absence of “~desu” from the fansubs released thus far of Rozen Maiden is… troubling.

Fansub Reviewing ‘Round the World

Fansub Reviewing ‘Round the World

It’s somewhat comforting to know that I’m not the only one suffering the failures of fansubs. [Last updated: May 9th, 2013]