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"DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 13:33post reply

List of Edits:

Cover - Tenjho Tenge title placed over Aya to obscure panty-shot
Page 19/ Panel 2 - Smash used instead of kill
Page 32-33/ Panel 4 - Zoom-in on Aya's upper body, bra added to cover exposed breasts
Page 34/ Panel 1 - Zoom-in on Nagi to delete image of Aya's breasts
Page 34 Panel 4 - Bra added
Page 35/ Panel 3 - "Other trouble-maker" used instead of foreigner
Page 36-37/ Panel 2 - Bra added
Page 38/ Panel 3 - Bra and panties added
Page 41 - Fight(Chapter) number moved to cover Nagi's middle finger
Page 50/ Panel 4 - Large "LEAP" effect used to cover Aya's panty-shot
Page 85/ Panel 2 - Bra added
Page 85/ Panel 4 - Zoom-in on Chiaki's upper body, bra and extra shirt folds added
Page 86-87 - Panties and extra shirt added to Chiaki
Page 88/ Panel 1 - Zoom-in on Bob and Chiaki's faces to delete breasts
Page88/ Panel 2 - Bra and panties added
Page 93/ Panel 4 - Sexual reference played down
Page 115/ Panel 1 - Extra shadows added to obscure Chiaki's Breast
Page 115/ Panel 2 - Extra shirt added
Page 115/ Panel 3 - Extra shirt added
Page 115/ Panel 4 - Zoom-in on panties to delete butt cleavage
Page 116/ Panel 1 - Zoom-in on Chiaki and Ryuzaki's faces to delete breasts and pubic area
Page 117/ Panel 1 - Zoom-in to delete part of breast
Page 117/ Panel 2 - Laundry added to cover breasts
Page 117/ Panel 3 - Zoom-in and shadows added to obscure silhouettes
Page 122 - Zoom-in to delete Chiaki's unclothed lower half, bra added
Page 136-137/ Panel 4 - Bra added
Page 149/ Panel 1 - Nagi's apology to Bob omitted
Page 159/ Panel 1 - Zoom-in on movie screen to delete sexual content
Page 166/ Panel 4 - Chiaki's sexual comments omitted
Page 167/ Panel 3 - Chiaki's sexual comments omitted
Page 172-173 - 4-koma omake omitted
Page 174 - Omake image omitted

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"And it's pure manga 100% the way the original Japanese creators want you to see it. In English!"






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"Re(1):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 13:51post reply

Wah ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha--

*long pause occurs and I gasp for a bit*

ha ha ha ha ha ha ha!

Ahem. I'm sorry, but some people waited for this? This has to be an outrage for some.





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"Re(2):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 14:02post reply

"And it's pure manga 100% the way the original Japanese creators want you to see it. In English! But with like, a soccer mom filter over it to screen out poisonous panties and boobie pictures!"





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"Re(1):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 14:09post reply

(random hijack)

So if DC censored that manga... did they in anyway censor "Batman: Child of Dreams"?

It's always confused my Harley and Ivy are in the back of the manga but never appear in the book itself






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"Re(2):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 14:17post reply

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(random hijack)

So if DC censored that manga... did they in anyway censor "Batman: Child of Dreams"?

It's always confused my Harley and Ivy are in the back of the manga but never appear in the book itself



There's no nudity in Batman:CoD... but theres plenty of violence. Hope this helps? (I never saw the original Japanese version, but then why would I, since I don't read Japanese?).





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"Re(3):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 14:21post reply

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"And it's pure manga 100% the way the original Japanese creators want you to see it. In English! But with like, a soccer mom filter over it to screen out poisonous panties and boobie pictures!"



It's amazing that whenever someone edits a manga, they call it "100% pure manga". That's exactly what Tokyopop did when they gave every character in Initial D a new name and deleted several scenes.

The fact that it's DC is hilarious, though. They just can't seem to grasp the fact that one of the reasons manga is outselling their traditional comics is because they aren't coming from the same heavily filtered Oh-my-God-you-can't-do-that environment that DC's comics are coming from.





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"Re(4):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 14:32post reply

I'll never understand why a bit of the ol' nudity is such a big deal when random shocking violence isn't.





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"Re(4):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 14:38post reply

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It's amazing that whenever someone edits a manga, they call it "100% pure manga". That's exactly what Tokyopop did when they gave every character in Initial D a new name and deleted several scenes.

That's what has always pissed me off... it's one thing to censor something, but it's a whole other thing to claim that it's uncensored/ uncut/ "100% pure" when it really and truly isn't. It's completely false advertising, but no one calls them on it.





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"Re(5):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 14:48post reply

What the hell is DC doing releasing manga like this anyway? I thought they only released stuff related to their own properties. How long has this been going on?





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"Re(6):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 15:07post reply

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What the hell is DC doing releasing manga like this anyway? I thought they only released stuff related to their own properties. How long has this been going on?



I believe they liscenced this last year, fugu tabetai of manga translation had a link to dc comics website that stated their liscencing of tenjou tenge but the page is gone.

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I'll never understand why a bit of the ol' nudity is such a big deal when random shocking violence isn't.


I suppose that euro trip quote about America being prude could come into play in a funny sense. Though it's debatable on violence since the only violence we see are robbery's, school yard fights, and scuffles amongst adults. If we were hit with extreme cases of violence cannablism persay, or just ripping peoples limbs off on a basis as since porn is everywhere from strippers to magazines, I guess then people will get the picture.

Whatever, but yeah I feel disappointed that DC did that. If anyone could answer, wasn't the early issues in comics just as graphic in terms of violence and nudity back in the days?





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"Re(3):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 15:07post reply

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There's no nudity in Batman:CoD... but theres plenty of violence. Hope this helps? (I never saw the original Japanese version, but then why would I, since I don't read Japanese?).



There's nudity... Yuko (or whatever the reporter chick's name is) takes a shower and in the American version at least it looks like her hair tripples in length to obscure her butt.






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"Re(4):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 17:09post reply

This is going to be one hell of a porty!





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"Re(5):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 18:20post reply

After skimming through that forum, I've lost even more faith in US manga releases now. Does anyone know the edits that were done to Negima? This is depressing...






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"Re(3):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 22:13post reply

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"And it's pure manga 100% the way the original Japanese creators want you to see it. In English! But with like, a soccer mom filter over it to screen out poisonous panties and boobie pictures!"



I'm pissed off at this trend to. I think it contributes to the "mainstream" damnation of Anime and Manga. Sure, some things have been good, but others--ugh.

Remember the time when only the few knew what Anime was and only they enjoyed it? Now, you see it on US TV!?! Curses!





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"Re(1):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 22:20post reply

quote:
List of Edits:

Cover - Tenjho Tenge title placed over Aya to obscure panty-shot
Page 19/ Panel 2 - Smash used instead of kill
Page 32-33/ Panel 4 - Zoom-in on Aya's upper body, bra added to cover exposed breasts
Page 34/ Panel 1 - Zoom-in on Nagi to delete image of Aya's breasts
Page 34 Panel 4 - Bra added
Page 35/ Panel 3 - "Other trouble-maker" used instead of foreigner
Page 36-37/ Panel 2 - Bra added
Page 38/ Panel 3 - Bra and panties added
Page 41 - Fight(Chapter) number moved to cover Nagi's middle finger
Page 50/ Panel 4 - Large "LEAP" effect used to cover Aya's panty-shot
Page 85/ Panel 2 - Bra added
Page 85/ Panel 4 - Zoom-in on Chiaki's upper body, bra and extra shirt folds added
Page 86-87 - Panties and extra shirt added to Chiaki
Page 88/ Panel 1 - Zoom-in on Bob and Chiaki's faces to delete breasts
Page88/ Panel 2 - Bra and panties added
Page 93/ Panel 4 - Sexual reference played down
Page 115/ Panel 1 - Extra shadows added to obscure Chiaki's Breast
Page 115/ Panel 2 - Extra shirt added
Page 115/ Panel 3 - Extra shirt added
Page 115/ Panel 4 - Zoom-in on panties to delete butt cleavage
Page 116/ Panel 1 - Zoom-in on Chiaki and Ryuzaki's faces to delete breasts and pubic area
Page 117/ Panel 1 - Zoom-in to delete part of breast
Page 117/ Panel 2 - Laundry added to cover breasts
Page 117/ Panel 3 - Zoom-in and shadows added to obscure silhouettes
Page 122 - Zoom-in to delete Chiaki's unclothed lower half, bra added
Page 136-137/ Panel 4 - Bra added
Page 149/ Panel 1 - Nagi's apology to Bob omitted
Page 159/ Panel 1 - Zoom-in on movie screen to delete sexual content
Page 166/ Panel 4 - Chiaki's sexual comments omitted
Page 167/ Panel 3 - Chiaki's sexual comments omitted
Page 172-173 - 4-koma omake omitted
Page 174 - Omake image omitted
Buy the Japanese volumes and read it from scanlations: that's the best way.

Retarded religions (c'mon, no christian reads the Bible, they just listen what the others say about it), puritanism and even more retarded parents are a cancer on the American culture.





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"Re(2):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 22:45post reply

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Retarded religions (c'mon, no christian reads the Bible, they just listen what the others say about it), puritanism and even more retarded parents are a cancer on the American culture.



Actually, that's not the problem here. The problem isn't parents or religious people or any of that other crap. It's the perception that these people are out there, that they will complain, and that they will somehow matter. Shonen Jump is aimed squarely at young kids and it's exceptionally violent and bloody, much moreso than most American comics, and most of it involving children instead of adults. And y'know what? No one cares. There is no enormous parents' movement against Shonen Jump and there are no calls for Shonen Jump to be censored. And even if there were, just look at Harry Potter. There are a surprisingly large number of book burnings on the part of conservative Christians every time a Harry Potter book is released, but Harry Potter has been the best-selling childrens' book series for years.

The problems here are DC and Tokyopop, not some evil group out there twisting their arm. They're just being overly cautious and stupid and thus alienating their audience.





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"Re(3):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 23:02post reply

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Actually, that's not the problem here. The problem isn't parents or religious people or any of that other crap. It's the perception that these people are out there, that they will complain, and that they will somehow matter. Shonen Jump is aimed squarely at young kids and it's exceptionally violent and bloody, much moreso than most American comics, and most of it involving children instead of adults. And y'know what? No one cares. There is no enormous parents' movement against Shonen Jump and there are no calls for Shonen Jump to be censored. And even if there were, just look at Harry Potter. There are a surprisingly large number of book burnings on the part of conservative Christians every time a Harry Potter book is released, but Harry Potter has been the best-selling childrens' book series for years.



Shonen Jump deletes drinking and smoking, rewrites dialogue as they please, plus the upcoming "Rokus Bizarre Adventures"...





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"Re(4):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 23:27:post reply

Did you know that the pirating of licensed material is both ethical AND legal if the licensor has chosen to censor, or otherwise significantly alter the audio or visual artwork of said material? Its true.

Its also ethical and legal to do so if the licensor is taking too long to release the material.





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"Re(1):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Thu 3 Mar 23:50post reply

Wow... that is really depressing.

I don't understand the logic behind it... I mean... they edited pretty much the only good part about that manga out. :P

Seriously though, I wish that crap would stop.





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"Re(1):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Fri 4 Mar 00:22post reply

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List of Edits:



I've never read Tenjho Tenge but after going through that laundry list of questionable content it sounds like it's a real class act of a manga.





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"Re(2):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Fri 4 Mar 01:16post reply

The real question is why is this rapist giving that girl a wedgie???
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"Re(4):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Fri 4 Mar 01:53:post reply

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Shonen Jump deletes drinking and smoking



no they don't. one piece's sanji smokes. shaman king's bokuto no ryu smokes, naruto's asuma smokes. the only glaring changes in the monthly shonen jump I notice are the crappy translation/name changes like "roronoa zolo" or "hercule" (those may have been done to stay consistant with the US airing of the anime).

EDIT: delrey's negima was edited? it seemed pretty racy to me, especially since all those girls are underaged anyway.





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"Re(1):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Fri 4 Mar 03:21post reply

As unfair and wrong as it is, I'm not suprised.

The problem is that Tenjo Tenge is more raunchy than any of the other manga that would be available in retail outlets. I mean really, picture your Borders or Barnes and Noble manga section. There isn't a title on those shelves that have the explicit nudity and sex that TenTen has.

The only alternative would be to sell it as adult manga, in the league of Bondage Fairies and Silky Whip (ironically, also done by Oh Great!). Despite what you say, TenTen really doesn't fit into this category. Retailers would then be forced to sell it in its own separate section, as they do with Playboy and Hustler magazines. Financially speaking, that is too risky of a move for DC, because it would ostracize the market they're aiming for.

The only consolation is that the sex and nudity DO get toned down in the later volumes, so there will be less editing involved. Funny that this is happening when Oh Great! considers TenTen his debut into mainstream manga.





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"Re(5):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Fri 4 Mar 03:22post reply

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EDIT: delrey's negima was edited? it seemed pretty racy to me, especially since all those girls are underaged anyway.



I'm not sure about much else, but before the first volume was released, word got out that they were adding bras on some of the girls, even though it never even showed much. Apparently, preorders got cancelled left and right and a distrobution company or someone actually told them to fix it.






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"Re(5):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Fri 4 Mar 03:43post reply

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no they don't. one piece's sanji smokes. shaman king's bokuto no ryu smokes, naruto's asuma smokes. the only glaring changes in the monthly shonen jump I notice are the crappy translation/name changes like "roronoa zolo" or "hercule" (those may have been done to stay consistant with the US airing of the anime).



Yeah, they were. Zoro was called Zoro from the beginning, until OP started airing on US TV. He remained Zoro for a month after that, and then he became Zolo while they were at Baratie. The DBZ names also follow the TV show, but considering the content in Shonen Jump thus far, I have no doubt in my mind that they'd be able to call "Mr. Satan" such with no problem.

The US Jump has me pretty happy except for some translation issues that get fixed later. Maito Gai from Naruto was referred to as "Mighty Guy" once, something I predicted but still found hilarious. He went back to "Gai", but still... "Byakugan" being renamed as "The Evil Eye" is pretty damn suspicious too, but I haven't seen them mention it again since then. I tend not to read Naruto much since I'm up to date on the Japanese run. Some of their naming of jutsu and rank is pretty clunky, but all in all, it's not bad. And since Raijin's gone, well, it's all we've got, heh.





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"Re(2):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Fri 4 Mar 10:01post reply

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The problem is that Tenjo Tenge is more raunchy than any of the other manga that would be available in retail outlets. I mean really, picture your Borders or Barnes and Noble manga section. There isn't a title on those shelves that have the explicit nudity and sex that TenTen has.



I'm not sure about Borders, but at my local Kinokuniya we have plenty of translated manga with sex, nudity etc on the shelves. It's normally shrink-wrapped tho, so in theory the kiddies can't read it. Stuff like Happy Mania is just as full of sex as Tenten but it's not censored at all.
DC are pissed they didn't get One Piece or Dragonball so they want to create their own version by subtracting bits from Tenten till it fits. Bleh.





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"Re(2):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Fri 4 Mar 10:03post reply

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Retailers would then be forced to sell it in its own separate section, as they do with Playboy and Hustler magazines. Financially speaking, that is too risky of a move for DC, because it would ostracize the market they're aiming for.



Or, *GASP*, they could sell Tenjo Tenge just to the direct market. But we all know that not a lot sells in the direct market. It certainly hasn't been supporting the entirety of DC Comics for at least a couple decades.





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"Re(2):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Fri 4 Mar 10:39post reply

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I mean really, picture your Borders or Barnes and Noble manga section. There isn't a title on those shelves that have the explicit nudity and sex that TenTen has.


Berserk and Battle Royale may not be cover to cover naked bodies, but they are carried in bookstores while having sex, nudity, and a ton of violence. The US version of Berserk even keeps kid Guts being raped by a soldier, which would set off any number of protest groups if such things were really important.

I know I've seen Berserk, Battle Royale, and a number of others in Books-A-Million, and am pretty sure I've seen them in other chains. They didn't seem to mind as long as the books were shrinkwrapped with a warning.





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"Re(6):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Fri 4 Mar 11:39post reply

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I'm not sure about much else, but before the first volume was released, word got out that they were adding bras on some of the girls, even though it never even showed much. Apparently, preorders got cancelled left and right and a distrobution company or someone actually told them to fix it.



ok, I read up on it - it turns out negima DID plan to have edits when the license was first announced, but there was a massive fan uproar (similar to the one against tenten, but this time fans found out BEFORE the release) - in response to this, del rey decided to release it uncut, however sold in shrinkwrap and a "for 16+" sticker on it.





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"Re(3):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Fri 4 Mar 13:43post reply

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I mean really, picture your Borders or Barnes and Noble manga section. There isn't a title on those shelves that have the explicit nudity and sex that TenTen has.

Berserk and Battle Royale may not be cover to cover naked bodies, but they are carried in bookstores while having sex, nudity, and a ton of violence. The US version of Berserk even keeps kid Guts being raped by a soldier, which would set off any number of protest groups if such things were really important.

I know I've seen Berserk, Battle Royale, and a number of others in Books-A-Million, and am pretty sure I've seen them in other chains. They didn't seem to mind as long as the books were shrinkwrapped with a warning.



Oh is THAT why they're shrinkwrapped? Here I thought it was just their attempt to stop kids from just hanging out at the bookstore and reading all the manga. But yes, I forgot about Berserk and Battle Royale. Remember though, we're in America, where boobs are always more evil than any form of violence.

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"Re(1):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Sat 5 Mar 07:29post reply

I e-mailed Newsarama, The Beat and Aint-it-Cool about this yesterday.

Newsarama and The Beat already put stories up on this:

http://www.newsarama.com/forums/showthread.php?s=&threadid=28843

http://www.comicon.com/thebeat/archives/2005/03/cmx_censors_ten.html

I got one e-mail back from AICN too, so it should show up on the next AnimAICN.





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"Re(2):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Sun 6 Mar 03:38post reply

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I don't understand the logic behind it... I mean... they edited pretty much the only good part about that manga out. :P



Heh, paraphrasing what someone said in another forum: "Censoring a series that only sells because of its erotism... great".

I mean, Tenjo Tenge has great drawings, and nothing more in my opinion, so censoring that is pretty stupid. I wonder how many copies have DC sold?





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"Re(3):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Sun 6 Mar 06:04post reply

Yeah, what I'm wondering is that if they felt they had to edit TenTen so much to be able to sell it, why bother selling it in the first place? Like people have already said, the silly amounts of nudity and other censored things are pretty much makes TenTen what it is. If they just wanted a Shonen-style manga with fighting and comedy, there are plenty of other titles to choose from (many of which have better fighting and comedy).

And if they wanted TenTen because it's fairly well-known, they sort of negate the manga's established popularity by pissing off all the people that know how much has been changed from the original Japanese version.

My guess (or hope) would be that this is a result of bureaucracy within DC. Someone in the acquisiton department saw that TenTen was a cool series that already had a fanbase in America and decided to buy the license. Only after the purchase did the DC censors get to see the manga and decide that there's no way they can sell it as it is.

Either that, or DC just doesn't have a lot of respect for their customers.





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"another site reports the censoring" , posted Sun 6 Mar 12:01post reply

Another site put up a story on this:

http://www.icv2.com/articles/news/6528.html





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"Possible solution in the future?" , posted Wed 9 Mar 05:23post reply

Lying in the Gutters wrote a piece on it:

http://www.comicbookresources.com/columns/?column=13

"I understand there is considerable disquiet over this at DC as to how this situation both arose and was dealt with. Look for a solution in the near future."





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"Re(1):Possible solution in the future?" , posted Fri 11 Mar 20:03post reply

http://www.animenation.net/news/askjohn.php?id=1051

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"Re(2):Possible solution in the future?" , posted Fri 11 Mar 23:00post reply

quote:
http://www.animenation.net/news/askjohn.php?id=1051

oh man! opinions!
pretty fucking curious!



I don't get it. All he's saying is that A) editing Tenjho Tenge was not a good thing, B) it was done because CMX is new and wants to draw a large audience, and C) a rerelease is possible, but unlikely. Pretty much everything that everyone else has been saying, except that John is tasked with being a source of information for newbie anime fans, so he has to spell it out in a much broader and more explanatory way.





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"Re(1):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Fri 11 Mar 23:15post reply

Another piece from a newspaper (both online and in the print edition):

http://www.decaturdaily.com/decaturdaily/columnists/franklinharris/050310.shtml





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"Re(2):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Sat 12 Mar 18:44post reply

quote:
Another piece from a newspaper (both online and in the print edition):

http://www.decaturdaily.com/decaturdaily/columnists/franklinharris/050310.shtml



"Adding to the controversy is the observation by some fans that, even with the changes CMX has made, "Tenjho Tenge" isn't suitable for younger readers. Even without the nudity, the subject matter is still racy. Again according to those who have seen the Japanese version, a future volume will include a lesbian sex scene, and it's doubtful that concerned parents will be made to feel any more comfortable with that sort of content even if the nudity is obscured."

Maybe someone who has read the Tenjho Tenge manga can fill me in on this, because I'm confused. In the first volume, isn't one of the characters raped, but now without her breasts being shown? Unless they changed "Oh God, stop! Let me go!" to a coy "Maybe we shouldn't...", isn't the US version of Tenjho Tenge still a "13+" manga that contains a rape scene?

The part where I'm confused is that from everything that I've put together about Tenjho Tenge, it seems like the author of this article skipped past such tame, non-controversial things as rape and moved on to the later volumes' horrific and disturbing consensual intercourse between females. If everything I've heard about Tenjho Tenge is true, then that's an incredibly disturbing way of thinking. Or am I totally off base?





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"Re(3):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Sat 12 Mar 22:30post reply

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Tenge still a "13+" manga that contains a rape scene?




This made me wonder about something. Does anyone know if there are age ratings and stuff like that in Japan? Can grade school kids go to the store and pick up any manga?

I don't think it's a problem exposing kids to stuff like that so long as you educate them about it first. It's another thing entirely if they are being educated by the manga itself though. :P





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"Re(4):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Sat 12 Mar 22:32post reply

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It's another thing entirely if they are being educated by the manga itself though.

*cough cough* Futari Ecchi *cough cough*





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"Re(5):DC edits Tenjho Tenge manga" , posted Tue 15 Mar 08:47post reply

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It's another thing entirely if they are being educated by the manga itself though.
*cough cough* Futari Ecchi *cough cough*


Futari Ecchi is is actually written with the idea of imparting a bit of education at least. Though the amount varies story by story. As does the message.

Maybe CMX will try to release *that* as a teen book next...