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Hello space adventurer, I'm back, and I believe it is already time for another report for the Questverse project =)

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The new site and forum are now available.

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Finally we are able to finish 2 more stage designs. The wind stage and light stage!

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Everything is going smooth folks, the warring states mod is being built on Brytenwalda! Wish me luck on adding in addons and extras!

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SoraZ
SoraZ Jul 28 2014, 6:12pm replied:

Anime is Japanese cartoons. That's all there is to it.

What is hard to understand about that!?

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Jason_Zombolt
Jason_Zombolt Jul 28 2014, 6:21pm replied:

So Spawn and the Boondocks are Anime to you.

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SoraZ
SoraZ Jul 28 2014, 6:31pm replied:

Depends. Do you mean the Comic Book character or someone else? Because if so, according to Wikipedia there is in fact a manga spin-off called "Shadows of Spawn". As for Boondocks, nothing seems to indicate Japanese producers, so right now I'd say no.

Besides, let me give you an example as well: Iron Man. Obviously a comic book but there is also an anime of it produced by Madhouse.

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Jason_Zombolt
Jason_Zombolt Jul 28 2014, 6:57pm replied:

I'm talking about the '90s self titled Show on HBO and the Currently Running Boondocks Both made by Studio Madhouse. Though Madhouse was not credited with Boondocks.

And What about Japanese productions that were made outside of Japan? Many Shows use Korean Animators, and Several CG Animated shows use outside studios.

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SoraZ
SoraZ Jul 28 2014, 7:29pm replied:

Yeah, and? That's called outsourcing and is not exactly a new practice.

If you are talking about this: Tvtropes.org
It's a cartoon, thought and directed by an American. Again, outsourcing; and no it was not Madhouse who created it but one of their SK subsidiaries, which makes this an example of outsourcing outsourcing. IF it was made by Madhouse proper and they were credited with it and IF it was directed by a Japanese person, then the argument could be made.

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Jason_Zombolt
Jason_Zombolt Jul 28 2014, 7:35pm replied:

Yes that one.

So anything that's outsourced is DQ'd from being an anime? So your willing to Take away anime status just because other people from other countries have worked on it?

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SoraZ
SoraZ Jul 28 2014, 7:44pm replied:

No, I'm willing to take anime status away from cartoons because they were not created/thought up/directed by JAPANESE PEOPLE working IN JAPAN for JAPANESE FIRMS under JAPANESE LAW, unless they are created by firms by virtue of oursourcing who are working under contract with JAPANESE FIRMS who are contracted to create something. This is not the case for Boondocks because neither was Madhouse credited nor were they even contracted. They went straight for the SK subsidiary.

Or the TL;DR version, Japanese-made cartoons are called Anime.

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Jason_Zombolt
Jason_Zombolt Jul 28 2014, 7:53pm replied:

So what I said Was correct, Spawn and the Boondocks are anime by your definition, along with any Show made by a subsidiary of A Japanese company. Including Korean Studios like DR Movie and Moi Animation(Owned by Studio Madhouse), Who both did the animation for the Avatar series. This is how Acura, an American company still counts as foreign, due to being and using part of Honda, a Japanese Company.

Country Execution, Never that truthful huh? Especially in a Globalized world. Though I'm waiting for your Associate, n5p29, as He seemed to get even saltier than you.

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SoraZ
SoraZ 22hours 3mins ago replied:

If you want salt, I can provide. And since you failed to read my post, no good sir, you are still incompetent: was Avatar created by a Japanese person? Was the cartoon directed by a Japanese person? What? Did you just say no to both? Hm, sounds like an American production to me, not a Japanese one.

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Jason_Zombolt
Jason_Zombolt 21hours 10mins ago replied:

I'm asking why do you think you can draw the line? If thei was ten years ago You'd be in the clear. But this is the Age of multiculturalism. Everything is being inspired or stolen from everything else. Why is there a need for a distinction. They don't even have this distinction in Japan, where ALL ANIMATION IS ANIME. So Anime being related to Japan only is a estern concept, like Canon.

Also You guys are acting like real jerks. Not even trying to make a point without Getting twelve different kinds of mad.

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