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baku_neko
07-20-2003, 11:14 PM
That's right folks. Naruto was pushed back to September. But before you get mad, hear why it was done. They pushed it back cause they need more time to fix the horrible first translation that they did when it was published in Shonen Jump. You all know what I'm talking about if you've read the Japanese versions. And if you haven't, believe me, it was very bad.

Luffy XII
07-22-2003, 03:13 AM
damn and I was so looking forward to it T_T can't wait that long XPP

at least they are making it better ^

Luffy XII
07-22-2003, 03:15 AM
ooops btw does any1 know what if the manga will look like the other viz publications like FY, tenchi, etc?

Michi
07-22-2003, 06:41 AM
You can edit posts if you need to add something, Luffy XII. ^^

AHHAHA. That's the best reason EVER to delay English manga! Better translation! I approve. Good move on Viz's part.

Ron26
07-22-2003, 03:17 PM
That's a good idea

baku_neko
07-23-2003, 12:21 AM
Yeah, like in one part, Naruto says "Kiss my ass!" when he was actually supposed to say "I will surpass everyone before me!" That's how bad it was the first time around. Thank goodness they're fixing it. ^__^

Kohana
08-06-2003, 02:39 PM
I just got my 1st installment of Naruto... 7 chapters of pure gold!

baku_neko
08-08-2003, 12:33 AM
How much of it did they fix? Are the changes noticable?

Kohana
08-08-2003, 12:44 PM
I've only noticed some small changes.. I have yet to really compare it to the Shonen Jump version.

Bonk
08-09-2003, 06:52 AM
From a friend, I've heard that they were supposed to introduce everyone when they were in class, and they left Ino out of the introductions too oO'. I could tell something was strange with the first translations, despite the fact I haven't read the manga in Japanese, since I can't read Japanese anyways XD. I'm looking forward to a corrected version though ^^". I'll definitely be buying it.

yummyfire
08-09-2003, 05:55 PM
Yeah, I noticed the fixings. I like the first name of Sasuke's technique better. In shonen jump he says, Breath of the fireball techniqe!!! Now he says, Fire style!!! Fireball technique!!!

baku_neko
08-09-2003, 06:09 PM
Yes, but they didn't change Naruto's move....I don't like Art of the Doppelganger (sp?) that much...>_<. But at least they fixed other stuff. The first time around they didn't translate Naruto's motivation that well. It felt like....something was missing. They sorta fixed it in this time.