DevCore 6 years ago on 02/01/14
Equipped: Box of Crayons named "do not eat, do not eat, do not eat"
Beltane 6 years ago on 02/02/14
Equipped: Hide (Leopard Hat Ver.) named "He's not really dead, he's just resting!"
While I like his films, I just can't think of Miyazaki as anything, but a bitter old man.
domminess 6 years ago on 02/02/14
Equipped: Box of Crayons named "I FREAKING LOVE COLORING"
Did he lie though?
Kumba 6 years ago on 02/03/14
Equipped: Most Amazing Thing Ever!!!! named "Silmarils, gems of treelight"
I'd love to see his thoughts on Hollywood's creative talent...
Cognac Jack 6 years ago on 02/03/14
Equipped: Magical Chicken Hat #2 named "I wub chickinz"
I think it was Warren Ellis that said if you want to know how to write comics then read Shakespeare. I paraphrased, but he was making a point about that you can't be a good creator in any medium if your only frame of reference is the said medium you're creating in.
Considering how weird Japanese societies are with relationships and otaku culture in general, I can totally see this being true.
In their defense though there's been a ton of horrible anime made in the past 20 years so it's not like the shit just started getting bad.
John Booty 6 years ago on 02/03/14
Equipped: Sparkledonkey's Gallbladder
I don't even understand the complaint about touch interfaces. I think that guy masturbates a lot differently than I do.
I guess a touch interface... is maybe... sort of like female masturbation, depending on how you do it? Maybe?
Lord_BullGod 6 years ago on 02/03/14
Equipped: Nunchiaku named "Drunken NinJa Otakon 2k4 Party Award"
TELL 'EM, STEVE DAVE
Princess Shoujo Maiku 6 years ago on 02/04/14
Equipped: Embarassing Yaoi Fanfiction by LostDecoy named "The Adventures of Junun and Dio"
A Study in Pink said:
Kirei the Klown 6 years ago on 02/05/14
Equipped: Ein Plushie named "Poopenheimer"
Cognac Jack said:
I agree. I heard a criticism of the anime industry that was somewhat similar, though it was less about the industry being filled with otaku and more that the industry was pandering to otaku by creating loads of moe series/characters so they can sell more merchandise - just that it was less about art and storytelling and more about selling shit.
I'll give Miyazaki a bit of a pass, though - he's entitled to be the grumpy old man at this point, and you've got to take what grumpy old men say with a grain of salt.
Also, reading this just made me miss Satoshi Kon all that much more.
Senator Hideki 6 years ago on 02/28/14
Equipped: Technique scroll: "Stealth Hump" named "You won't even see me coming..."
John Booty said:
Pretty sure he's just referring to people with Fruit Ninja installed.
B======D 5 years ago on 08/16/14
Equipped: Hide (Guitar Shreddin!) named "Reillion"
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