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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #400 on: July 08, 2011, 04:48:58 PM »
Mind you, calling "sane" to the human who  decided to work as a maid in a mansion with two loli vampires, hordes of faeries and a wizard that likes to read books about how to cook humans, and said maid's idea of diplomacy being "stab first, ask questions later" (she's the one who insists on tackling Keine in IN and everything, and the Judge of PoFV insists she needs to be less stab-happy)... May be kinda of a stretch, even by Touhou standards.

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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #401 on: July 08, 2011, 06:27:33 PM »
True. Its basically that none of the humans we went there can be considered the 'normal' humans the Moon is a hazard to.

Oh and another lunar locomotion method(faster than the shinto rocket)
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The lunar veil is one of several vehicles that allow one to travel between the Earth and the full moon. It's often confused with the divine robes of a celestial maiden, but the latter refers to articles of clothing constructed from antimatter, while the lunar veil is a zero-mass garment woven from moonlight. They are, of course, completely different things.
Ride a moonbeam.
The mind transcends the body.
It's also a little cold because of that.
Please get it a blanket.

I wish I could read your mind,
I can barely read mine.

"Skynet begins to learn at a geometric rate. It becomes self-aware at 2:14 a.m. Eastern time, August 29th. At 2:15, it begins rolling up characters."

[spoiler]
"Just what do you think the moon up in the sky is? Everyone sees that big, round shiny thing and thinks there must be something round up there, right? That's just silly. The truth is much more awesome than that. You can almost never see the real Moon, and its appearance is death to humans. You can only see the Moon when it's reflected in things. And the things it reflects in, like water or glass, can all be broken, right? Since the moon you see in the sky is just being reflected in the heavens, if you tear open the heavens it's easy to break it~"
-Ibuki Suika, on overkill

To sumbolaion diakoneto moi, basilisk ouranionon.
Epigenentheto, apoleia keraune hos timeis pteirei.
Hekatonkatis kai khiliakis astrapsato.
Khiliarkhou Astrape!
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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #402 on: July 08, 2011, 07:48:21 PM »
Oh and another lunar locomotion method(faster than the shinto rocket)
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The lunar veil is one of several vehicles that allow one to travel between the Earth and the full moon. It's often confused with the divine robes of a celestial maiden, but the latter refers to articles of clothing constructed from antimatter, while the lunar veil is a zero-mass garment woven from moonlight. They are, of course, completely different things.
Ride a moonbeam.
...wait, what? Celestial maidens make clothes out of antimatter? :o
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The tier system in a nutshell:
[spoiler]Tier 6: A cartographer.
Tier 5: An expert cartographer or a decent marksman.
Tier 4: An expert marksman.
Tier 3: An expert marksman, cartographer and chef who can tie strong knots and is trained in hostage negotiation or a marksman so good he can shoot down every bullet fired by a minigun while armed with a rusted single-shot pistol that veers to the left.
Tier 2: Someone with teleportation, mind control, time manipulation, intangibility, the ability to turn into an exact duplicate of anything, or the ability to see into the future with perfect accuracy.
Tier 1: Someone with teleportation, mind control, time manipulation, intangibility, the ability to turn into an exact duplicate of anything and the ability to see into the future with perfect accuracy.[/spoiler]

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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #403 on: July 08, 2011, 07:55:24 PM »
Oh and another lunar locomotion method(faster than the shinto rocket)
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The lunar veil is one of several vehicles that allow one to travel between the Earth and the full moon. It's often confused with the divine robes of a celestial maiden, but the latter refers to articles of clothing constructed from antimatter, while the lunar veil is a zero-mass garment woven from moonlight. They are, of course, completely different things.
Ride a moonbeam.
...wait, what? Celestial maidens make clothes out of antimatter? :o
Eirin is the narrator, she presumably knows Magic Science.
The mind transcends the body.
It's also a little cold because of that.
Please get it a blanket.

I wish I could read your mind,
I can barely read mine.

"Skynet begins to learn at a geometric rate. It becomes self-aware at 2:14 a.m. Eastern time, August 29th. At 2:15, it begins rolling up characters."

[spoiler]
"Just what do you think the moon up in the sky is? Everyone sees that big, round shiny thing and thinks there must be something round up there, right? That's just silly. The truth is much more awesome than that. You can almost never see the real Moon, and its appearance is death to humans. You can only see the Moon when it's reflected in things. And the things it reflects in, like water or glass, can all be broken, right? Since the moon you see in the sky is just being reflected in the heavens, if you tear open the heavens it's easy to break it~"
-Ibuki Suika, on overkill

To sumbolaion diakoneto moi, basilisk ouranionon.
Epigenentheto, apoleia keraune hos timeis pteirei.
Hekatonkatis kai khiliakis astrapsato.
Khiliarkhou Astrape!
[/spoiler]

There is no higher price than 'free'.

"I won't die. I've been ordered not to die."

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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #404 on: July 08, 2011, 08:23:07 PM »
...wait, what? Celestial maidens make clothes out of antimatter? :o


Its official, Tenshi has a Giratina.


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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #405 on: July 08, 2011, 08:56:21 PM »
Oh and another lunar locomotion method(faster than the shinto rocket)
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The lunar veil is one of several vehicles that allow one to travel between the Earth and the full moon. It's often confused with the divine robes of a celestial maiden, but the latter refers to articles of clothing constructed from antimatter, while the lunar veil is a zero-mass garment woven from moonlight. They are, of course, completely different things.
Ride a moonbeam.
...wait, what? Celestial maidens make clothes out of antimatter? :o
Eirin is the narrator, she presumably knows Magic Science.

It's pointed out in SSiB that the lunarians have both high magic and high tech and know how to combine them. Making them the most hax force of all of Touhou verse. No wonder even Yukari can't hope for anything better than stealing their booze even when rallying almost all other Touhou factions behind her.

The nuke-fan and god-sword are other good examples of their magitech.

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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #406 on: July 09, 2011, 08:17:12 AM »
Yukari PoV
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Thus youkai may attack humans but do not eat them for no apparent reason. Humans from the town are generally not for their eating under the contract.
I guess Catch-And-Release is how it works for the most part. Sorta like ritual wargaming.
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It was....tax collecting....
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Those vampires have the spirit that I've forgotten. The feeling that the humans outside have begun to forget about, and the feeling that shikigami whose thoughts centered around efficiency despised.

-The fun that would come from travelling in a poorly-built rocket and feeling miserable. Something that came from an easy and short method had no meaning to it. It was the spirit of enjoying hard work.

Long-living humans and youkai often forgot that soul, but the vampires still had a strong memory of it. That was why they neglected to go to the moon using my powers and insisted on going to the moon by their own hand.

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To trap the youkai that could use the border between the image of the full moon and the actual moon to cross...alter the time the moon is full.
« Last Edit: July 09, 2011, 09:42:05 AM by veekie »
The mind transcends the body.
It's also a little cold because of that.
Please get it a blanket.

I wish I could read your mind,
I can barely read mine.

"Skynet begins to learn at a geometric rate. It becomes self-aware at 2:14 a.m. Eastern time, August 29th. At 2:15, it begins rolling up characters."

[spoiler]
"Just what do you think the moon up in the sky is? Everyone sees that big, round shiny thing and thinks there must be something round up there, right? That's just silly. The truth is much more awesome than that. You can almost never see the real Moon, and its appearance is death to humans. You can only see the Moon when it's reflected in things. And the things it reflects in, like water or glass, can all be broken, right? Since the moon you see in the sky is just being reflected in the heavens, if you tear open the heavens it's easy to break it~"
-Ibuki Suika, on overkill

To sumbolaion diakoneto moi, basilisk ouranionon.
Epigenentheto, apoleia keraune hos timeis pteirei.
Hekatonkatis kai khiliakis astrapsato.
Khiliarkhou Astrape!
[/spoiler]

There is no higher price than 'free'.

"I won't die. I've been ordered not to die."

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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #407 on: July 11, 2011, 10:01:32 PM »
Fairies! and Shrooms!

New Oriental Sacred Place.
The mind transcends the body.
It's also a little cold because of that.
Please get it a blanket.

I wish I could read your mind,
I can barely read mine.

"Skynet begins to learn at a geometric rate. It becomes self-aware at 2:14 a.m. Eastern time, August 29th. At 2:15, it begins rolling up characters."

[spoiler]
"Just what do you think the moon up in the sky is? Everyone sees that big, round shiny thing and thinks there must be something round up there, right? That's just silly. The truth is much more awesome than that. You can almost never see the real Moon, and its appearance is death to humans. You can only see the Moon when it's reflected in things. And the things it reflects in, like water or glass, can all be broken, right? Since the moon you see in the sky is just being reflected in the heavens, if you tear open the heavens it's easy to break it~"
-Ibuki Suika, on overkill

To sumbolaion diakoneto moi, basilisk ouranionon.
Epigenentheto, apoleia keraune hos timeis pteirei.
Hekatonkatis kai khiliakis astrapsato.
Khiliarkhou Astrape!
[/spoiler]

There is no higher price than 'free'.

"I won't die. I've been ordered not to die."

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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #408 on: July 12, 2011, 12:59:06 AM »
Fairies! and Shrooms!

New Oriental Sacred Place.
Why does it take so long to translate these anyway? RAWs of chapters 9-13 are available, and as for Wild and Horned Hermit... wait, when did chap3 come out? Some interesting stuff there...
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The tier system in a nutshell:
[spoiler]Tier 6: A cartographer.
Tier 5: An expert cartographer or a decent marksman.
Tier 4: An expert marksman.
Tier 3: An expert marksman, cartographer and chef who can tie strong knots and is trained in hostage negotiation or a marksman so good he can shoot down every bullet fired by a minigun while armed with a rusted single-shot pistol that veers to the left.
Tier 2: Someone with teleportation, mind control, time manipulation, intangibility, the ability to turn into an exact duplicate of anything, or the ability to see into the future with perfect accuracy.
Tier 1: Someone with teleportation, mind control, time manipulation, intangibility, the ability to turn into an exact duplicate of anything and the ability to see into the future with perfect accuracy.[/spoiler]

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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #409 on: July 12, 2011, 01:29:57 AM »
Plain lazyness? They aren't exactly geting paid for it after all. Just like  the characters in the comic are too lazy to fly and just walk/run everywhere (faeries jogging? In frilly dresses?? In the middle of the forest??? :psyduck )

Also no big suprise in Marisa being the resident mushroom specialist.

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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #410 on: July 12, 2011, 01:36:36 AM »
Plain lazyness? They aren't exactly geting paid for it after all.
That applies to all scanlations though.
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The tier system in a nutshell:
[spoiler]Tier 6: A cartographer.
Tier 5: An expert cartographer or a decent marksman.
Tier 4: An expert marksman.
Tier 3: An expert marksman, cartographer and chef who can tie strong knots and is trained in hostage negotiation or a marksman so good he can shoot down every bullet fired by a minigun while armed with a rusted single-shot pistol that veers to the left.
Tier 2: Someone with teleportation, mind control, time manipulation, intangibility, the ability to turn into an exact duplicate of anything, or the ability to see into the future with perfect accuracy.
Tier 1: Someone with teleportation, mind control, time manipulation, intangibility, the ability to turn into an exact duplicate of anything and the ability to see into the future with perfect accuracy.[/spoiler]

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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #411 on: July 12, 2011, 01:37:28 AM »
It's more the RAW availability, I believe. The Touhou mangas don't exactly appear in Shounen Jump. I know that WaHH Chapter 3 was actually translated from a Chinese hard translation rather than the original Japanese RAWs because they just couldn't get their hands on them. If it were just laziness, you wouldn't see Gaku and umad putting out translated doujins by the score.
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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #412 on: July 12, 2011, 01:40:48 AM »
Touhouwiki has WaHH RAWs up to chap6...
« Last Edit: July 12, 2011, 01:44:22 AM by Prime32 »
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The tier system in a nutshell:
[spoiler]Tier 6: A cartographer.
Tier 5: An expert cartographer or a decent marksman.
Tier 4: An expert marksman.
Tier 3: An expert marksman, cartographer and chef who can tie strong knots and is trained in hostage negotiation or a marksman so good he can shoot down every bullet fired by a minigun while armed with a rusted single-shot pistol that veers to the left.
Tier 2: Someone with teleportation, mind control, time manipulation, intangibility, the ability to turn into an exact duplicate of anything, or the ability to see into the future with perfect accuracy.
Tier 1: Someone with teleportation, mind control, time manipulation, intangibility, the ability to turn into an exact duplicate of anything and the ability to see into the future with perfect accuracy.[/spoiler]

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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #413 on: July 12, 2011, 09:33:55 AM »
Plain lazyness? They aren't exactly geting paid for it after all. Just like  the characters in the comic are too lazy to fly and just walk/run everywhere (faeries jogging? In frilly dresses?? In the middle of the forest??? :psyduck )
Frilly Dresses have neither ACP, Max Dex nor speed reduction, silly.

I'm more amused by Marisa basically going:
"I'm not gonna try those shrooms, they're risky. Hmm, eh, go ahead and take them. You're fairies, its not like you're gonna die of food poisoning."
The mind transcends the body.
It's also a little cold because of that.
Please get it a blanket.

I wish I could read your mind,
I can barely read mine.

"Skynet begins to learn at a geometric rate. It becomes self-aware at 2:14 a.m. Eastern time, August 29th. At 2:15, it begins rolling up characters."

[spoiler]
"Just what do you think the moon up in the sky is? Everyone sees that big, round shiny thing and thinks there must be something round up there, right? That's just silly. The truth is much more awesome than that. You can almost never see the real Moon, and its appearance is death to humans. You can only see the Moon when it's reflected in things. And the things it reflects in, like water or glass, can all be broken, right? Since the moon you see in the sky is just being reflected in the heavens, if you tear open the heavens it's easy to break it~"
-Ibuki Suika, on overkill

To sumbolaion diakoneto moi, basilisk ouranionon.
Epigenentheto, apoleia keraune hos timeis pteirei.
Hekatonkatis kai khiliakis astrapsato.
Khiliarkhou Astrape!
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There is no higher price than 'free'.

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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #414 on: July 12, 2011, 11:13:40 AM »
Touhouwiki has WaHH RAWs up to chap6...
What? Why didn't anyone tell me? You guys know I can somewhat decipher Japanese. Then yeah, it's probably "laziness", more likely "other things to do". Breaking the law isn't exactly high on many people's list of priorities.

At least WaHH 4 is translated, though, just not cleaned and edited yet (which really is the greatest pain in the ass about translating stuff). I have a translated script here on my drive, and have had it for a while.

Plain lazyness? They aren't exactly geting paid for it after all. Just like  the characters in the comic are too lazy to fly and just walk/run everywhere (faeries jogging? In frilly dresses?? In the middle of the forest??? :psyduck )
Frilly Dresses have neither ACP, Max Dex nor speed reduction, silly.

I'm more amused by Marisa basically going:
"I'm not gonna try those shrooms, they're risky. Hmm, eh, go ahead and take them. You're fairies, its not like you're gonna die of food poisoning."
More like "even if you die of food poisoning, it's not exactly permanent".
« Last Edit: July 12, 2011, 11:18:04 AM by Agita »
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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #415 on: July 12, 2011, 01:11:39 PM »
Here are translations of WaHH 4 and 5. I can't vouch for their quality/accuracy compared to other sources but they seemed all right when I was reading them.
Bardiche/Raising Heart OTP.
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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #416 on: July 12, 2011, 02:04:15 PM »
Here are translations of WaHH 4 and 5. I can't vouch for their quality/accuracy compared to other sources but they seemed all right when I was reading them.
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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #417 on: July 12, 2011, 02:08:20 PM »
« Last Edit: July 12, 2011, 02:12:29 PM by Prime32 »
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The tier system in a nutshell:
[spoiler]Tier 6: A cartographer.
Tier 5: An expert cartographer or a decent marksman.
Tier 4: An expert marksman.
Tier 3: An expert marksman, cartographer and chef who can tie strong knots and is trained in hostage negotiation or a marksman so good he can shoot down every bullet fired by a minigun while armed with a rusted single-shot pistol that veers to the left.
Tier 2: Someone with teleportation, mind control, time manipulation, intangibility, the ability to turn into an exact duplicate of anything, or the ability to see into the future with perfect accuracy.
Tier 1: Someone with teleportation, mind control, time manipulation, intangibility, the ability to turn into an exact duplicate of anything and the ability to see into the future with perfect accuracy.[/spoiler]

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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #418 on: July 12, 2011, 04:28:14 PM »
*shrug* You'd have to ask the translator.
Bardiche/Raising Heart OTP.
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Re: TOUHOU!!!
« Reply #419 on: July 13, 2011, 10:17:48 PM »
So... has anyone ever completed Mystic Square's EX stage in English? I can't even find a transcript of the endings.
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The tier system in a nutshell:
[spoiler]Tier 6: A cartographer.
Tier 5: An expert cartographer or a decent marksman.
Tier 4: An expert marksman.
Tier 3: An expert marksman, cartographer and chef who can tie strong knots and is trained in hostage negotiation or a marksman so good he can shoot down every bullet fired by a minigun while armed with a rusted single-shot pistol that veers to the left.
Tier 2: Someone with teleportation, mind control, time manipulation, intangibility, the ability to turn into an exact duplicate of anything, or the ability to see into the future with perfect accuracy.
Tier 1: Someone with teleportation, mind control, time manipulation, intangibility, the ability to turn into an exact duplicate of anything and the ability to see into the future with perfect accuracy.[/spoiler]