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Let's get this thread going again.Do you learn or play any musical instruments? Are you interested in starting?Check in with comments about your progress, questions, or interests!
>>43741I'm making slow progress. Lunatic Princess is going to take a while, but I've got Septette down. I just don't like its arrangement very much.I want to try Plain Asia, but that song is fucking crazy.
How important are weighted keys when buying an electric piano? I've been focusing on an M-audio Keystation (~$200) as a bare minimum, since it's the cheapest MIDI controller I can find with semi-weighted keys. I've done some research, though, and a lot of people say that fully weighted or hammer action keys are best for learning on. Keyboards with hammer action cost between $400-$500 at the very least however, which is more than I'm ordinarily willing to commit. Is it worth the extra few hundred dollars for a better keyboard just to learn?
>>43825If you ever want to use a real piano, you want a keyboard with weighted keys.
>>43826End of discussion. It's worth it too, if you're serious.Also, better off getting a proper keyboard than a MIDI controller if you're buying it to actually play.
>>43853I third this recommendation. Even weighted keyboards don't feel quite right to me (they're a lot stickier-feeling than a piano's keys) but a weighted keyboard is in the hundreds of dollars and a proper 88-key piano is in the thousands.Also, for anyone looking out for Touhou piano arrangements, http://www.youtube.com/user/kkcwkoh?feature=watch is a great link to have if you don't. There are plenty of transcriptions linked too.
Let us play a little game, /bun/.Every time you F5 /general/ and there are no new posts on the front page, you post an image in this thread that is related to the last poster's image.
Bunbun has been unusually inactive lately! Is everybody traveling and/or enjoying the company of family and friends for the holidays? Or are you like me, lurking because you have nothing interesting to say?
>>44108All the threads are boring.It's not me, it's you!
General anime thread for the summer 2012 season.
>>44063But why?Her intro arc was terrible, and she doesn't really do anything.
>>44061OniAi was always going to be a total piece of shit, by a no name studio with zero budget. People had zero expectations and it met them.SAO was hyped the fuck up because A-1, huge LN sales and subsequent fanbase, and having a pretty decent budget. People's expectations were way higher for this show, of course more people are complaining.Also SAO still thinks it's actually good unironically, so do a lot of the fans. It's easy trolling.
>>44070She isn't cute either.
>>44070In case you haven't noticed, The terrible writing surrounding a character doesn't make that character itself any less amazing or cute. Why do any of those have anything to do with how much I would like the character itself?Besides, she's the centerpiece. Everything else is simply tacked on around her. Even the writers know who the best character is in the series.>>44093You can kindly go fuck yourself with a cactus. gently and slowly.
>>44133What? She didn't even originally exist in the SAO arc. The author retconned her in later once he decided that he would add more shit to the story.
For when you want to waste time... constructively.
One is a fortress of solitude and the other is a tirith of ice. They fight crime!
>>44029There's a /bun/ server up, but it's on the IRC. So technically it's a #bun server!
>>44035Tis the season to be Letty
The last minecraft thing I did was play a platforming challenge map, which was actually pretty fun and interesting.
>>44040B-Real is moe.
I think Kendrick is kawaii.
Wow, sometimes it fits perfectly.
>>44044 [Magical Hoes] Precure et Cetera Anonymous 12/02/18(Sat)09:16 No.39608 [Reply] [Quick Reply] There's at least... four gangstas watchin Smile Precure here, biatch? Anyway, that's like half of /bun/'s actizzle population. I aint talkin' bout chicken n' gravy biatch. 234 posts n' 122 images omitted. Y'all KNOW dat shit, muthafucka! Click Reply ta view. [Expand]
"(slice of thuglife with) cute hoes bustin cute thangs".
ITT,we discuss the different works of Ken Akamatsu and his evolving meta-verse while hopefully learning things we didn't know before.http://logsoku.com/thread/comic.2ch.net/csaloon/1054524835/If this is correct,Shizuna-sensei was 29 years old at the start of Negima,but there is no citation...
I've tried reading Negima at least three times now but I always get really bored because it's neither a harem or a battle manga it just feels like a weird mix between to the two that never really fully satisfies either.
>>43786I tried starting once, but barely managed to finish the first volume. I loved Love Hina, though, so you can imagine my disappointment.
YOU KNOW WHAT NARU? FUCK YOU! YEAH THAT'S RIGHT, YOU GOD DAMNED WHORE, I SAID IT! IT'S CUNTS LIKE YOU WHO MAKE GUYS LIKE KEITARO THE WAY HE IS, A COMPLETE AND UTTER FUCKING PUSSY! I CAN'T STAND ANIME GIRLS LIKE YOU! A GUY COMES UP AND SHOWS INTEREST IN YOU AND YOU JUST BRUSH HIM OFF BECAUSE YOU THINK HE'S BEING PERVERTED AND THEN WHEN HE GOES OFF TO START A CONVERSATION WITH SOMEONE ELSE AND YOU GET ALL OFFENDED AND DEFENSIVE THINKING "WHY IS HE TALKING TO HER?" AND THEN YOU AIM THAT JEALOUSY MORE AT KEITARO AND YOU CONFUSE HIM EVEN MORE! GODDAMN YOU NARU, AND IF THAT DOESN'T MAKE THINGS WORSE KEITARO HAS GENUINE ACCIDENTS THAT END UP IN HILARIOUS SITUATIONS AND YOU FUCKING BUTT IN AND PUNCH HIM OR GIVE HIM SOME UNDUE SHIT. I KNOW YOU MARRIED HIM AT THE END OF THE SERIES BUT I HOPE KEITARO WAKES UP ONE DAY FUCKING TIRED OF YOUR BULLSHIT AND LEAVES YOUR BITCH ASS HAVING TO TURN TRICKS TO PAY OFF STUDENT LOANS AT TOKYO U WHILE HE’S RUN OFF HAVING A THREESOME WITH MUTSUMI AND KANAKO, AND HELL I BET ADULT KAOLLA AND FUCKING SHINOBU WILL BE THERE SINCE YOU KEPT FUCKING UP THEIR CHANCES WITH KEITARO. HAVE FUN GIVING HAND JOBS BEHIND THE JAPANESE 7-11 DURING THE DAY AND CRYING YOURSELF TO SLEEP AT NIGHT KNOWING THAT THE ONE TRUE MAN YOU EVER LOVED, OR FOR THAT MATTER EVER TRULY LOVED YOU NO MATTER HOW SHORT A TIME IT WAS, IS GONE AND YOU WILL DIE ALONE! AND WHEN DEATH COMES BREATHING DOWN YOUR FUCKING NECK, YOU CUM GUZZLING DUMPSTER WHORE, I HOPE THE GRIM REAPER TAKES YOU SCREAMING AND PLEADING TO THE VERY DARKEST BLACKEST DEPTHS OF THE HELL YOU CREATED FOR YOURSELF AND YOU SAMPLE THE TORMENT YOU PUT KEITARO THROUGH FOR ALL ETERNITY! AND FUCK YOU GUYS, THIS ISN'T COPYPASTA, I TYPED IT ALL OUT JUST NOW!tl;dr violence as comedy doesn't work in a supposedly romantic setting you fucking dirty masochist Akamatsu
I really, really hate Love Hina.
Opening 6 minutes here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=gV4jBw9Tu2kSpoilers Ahead.http://enterkey.seesaa.net/article/302175911.htmlIn accordance with Ritsuko saying "Third Impact has begun" at the end of "2.0", the incident with the 10th Angel (Zeruel in NGE) is documented as the Third Impact. So, deemed responsible for causing Third Impact, Nerv is dismantled by the government. Misato and the other Nerv staff are confined, and Eva-01 with Shinji and Rei absorbed is imprisoned in a tesseract and transported to the Moon. Then the story moves ahead 14 years. [Not positive on how 話 is used here.] All original Nerv staff except Gendo and Fuyutsuki have started an organization called WILL-E. Their public pretext is restoring the red ocean back to blue, but in actuality they exist to prevent Gendo (Nerv?) from carrying out Fourth Impact. To do this, Misato and WILL-E advance the operational plans of the flying battle ship Wunder to use Eva-01 as a power source. [Not sure about underlined parts.] Asuka and Mari pilot their Evas to perform a heist of Eva-01, which is imprisoned on the Moon. En route, they encounter the 11th Angel, but Eva-01 destroys it. (The TV sneak peak opening 7 minutes.) Asuka and Mari's appearances haven't changed due to the curse of Eva.
I don't even care that the movie has the plot of a bad fanfiction, or that the animation is so CGI that I doubt any actual humans were involved in its creation.Misato is just that baller.
I wonder if she's still wet for bulldyke Akagi?
Shinji and Kaworu are trying to mess with Lilith because they think they can fix the world(trick by Seele)Asuka and Mari try and stop them.Asuka and Mari get curb stomped and because Kaworu and Shinji think they can "fix" everything, they beat Asuka almost to death.Then it turns out when they try to fix everything they start the 4th Impact(PUNKED BY SEELE) and Kaworu has to off himself to stop it.
We hereby claim New General in the name of Bunbunmaru.Holy Republic of Wisdom and Enlightenment goons can make a pilgrimage elsewhere. It was probably their fault.Sincerely,The North
>>36547>* None of the works posted here are affiliated with Bunbunmaru in any wayBunbun spokesman sure is off!
>>36547>>36549>http://bunbunmaru.com/kareha/projectsAs should be clear to all able-minded citizens, /projects/ is under the domain of /bun/. Although the pseudo-sovereignty of /projects/ is more complex, it may best be understood from the perspective of a conglomerate maintaining limited liability for the creations of any division within its substructure. VDZ agreed, don't bother him about it. We appreciate your understanding in this matter.Sincerely,The North
>>36550I did not.Well, nobody except me cares about /projects/ anyways.
Off to page one with you, thread!
Anyone else a fan of the Index series? I just started them recently and I'm currently on the 12th book and I'm really enjoying these, it has fun likeable characters with enjoyable battles.
Index is so strange. Every time I finish a book I think "wow, that was pretty exciting, now I'm never going to read another one of these again."Why?It's sort of the same thing with Baccano!, but that's mostly because I have to navigate them by title, and because number 7 (or whatever) isn't translated. Stupid light novels.Also, "Strike Witches: Miso Soup Squadron" was pretty damn fun. It was really fluffy, but still fun.
Index is very poorly written, but to be honest with you, I've never read a particularly well written "light novel". I'd call stuff like Haruhi, Spicy Wolf, and Fate/Zero guilty pleasures at best, and Index isn't even close to that level.>>43531I didn't even think they were particularly exciting, but yeah. I think it's the format in general that makes it hard to be in the mood for more.
>>39513Dammnit, nine months later and I've only read two of the things in this picture.
>>43556You should at least read the Wind-Up Bird Chronicle, that one's pretty good.
>>43566I haven't even looked inside yet - I'm still a bit intimidated by anything without pictures (this is relatively illogical, I know). I really only bought a physical copy so it could sit there on my shelf and pressure me into trying harder. I did read some of "Lexington Ghosts" though, and it wasn't as difficult as I thought it'd be, so maybe I'll have a look after I finish what I'm currently working on.
Let's build a new bun with lots of love and courage.Alternative's patch was just released so get some discussion going.
Ellen is the best maburavu.
>>43514Because he was enough of a little bitch even by the end to get shaken up by something like that.You should've been able to tell by his still-lack-of-resemblence to the best muv-luv, walken.
>>43522No he wasn't, that was the entire point of the entire Muv Luv series.
>>43548finally, an excuse to kill cosplayers.
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