Jump to content

Ernest the Panda

TSS Member
  • Content Count

  • Joined

  • Last visited

  • Days Won


Everything posted by Ernest the Panda

  1. It sounds like the normal theme but distorted.

  2. You know Manchester, now get ready for


  3. I spent ages trying to figure out what the hell was happening with Shadow’s outstretched hand there. Then I finally realised it’s actually Sonic’s hand and Shadow is holding him by the wrist.
  4. Holy crap, I’ve just discovered that Pop (the UK channel) has started showing Dragon Ball Super, and it’s the Funimation dub!

    1. Ernest the Panda

      Ernest the Panda

      The reason this surprises me so much is because there’s no “censored” version of the Funi dub as far as I know, and Pop is very much a kids channel, and showing anything even remotely adult on kids channels in the UK is normally forbidden thanks to Ofcom rules (the very same rules that are stopping Cartoon Network UK from having Adult Swim).

    2. Zaysho


      Any idea if the show was edited or redubbed to reduce mature language (which I think is the extent of what Super has)? Funi might have been approached to fix some lines for broadcast on that kind of network.

    3. Ernest the Panda

      Ernest the Panda

      I’ll take a look when the next episode comes on.

    4. Ryannumber1gamer



      It has been edited as there was a preexisting edited dub for Australia. If you go to a Dragon Ball Super on POP topic on Kanzenshuu, someone is currently listing all the changes along with video comparisons.

    5. Ryannumber1gamer


      Response to my earlier reply since I can talk more about it now - I've seen a few episodes. For not having seen the first arc of Super for awhile, the edits weren't too bad. Some fights and such were cut down for time, but the post mentioned goes a lot more in-depth. From what I noticed - 

      • Roshi's porn joke in the first episode is changed to only imply it was adult DVDs.
      • Hercule is used
      • There's a nasty Z-related cut that sticks out like a sore thumb (The flashback in Ep 2 where Vegeta punches Trunks has a bad cut that makes it obvious where the actual punch from Vegeta was censored).
      • A lot of King Kai's insults towards Goku was lost, with a lot of him calling Goku an idiot in Ep 5 being replaced with an exhausted "Goku..." 
    6. Zaysho


      King Kai was in his right to call Goku an idiot though...

    7. Ryannumber1gamer


      Don't get me wrong - there's still some of it in tact. I can't remember off the top of my head, but there's moments where he calls Goku a big dummy, among other names. There's also an "Oh Crap" in tact when King Kai flings off into a panic.

    8. Ernest the Panda

      Ernest the Panda

      “Crap” is becoming a bit more accepted in kids media these days. See also: IDW Sonic issue 8.

  5. C0302-F36-6-CE2-4237-B865-3486626-F4087.

    This is a list of all the rounds of Pokemon Adventures’ X and Y chapter, showing off which rounds where published in which volumes in both the Japanese and US releases. The original Japanese collections are also the basis for just about every non-US version (being published in other parts of Asia, as well as certain parts of Europe, namely France, Germany, and Spain). The same approach is also currently being taken for the Sun and Moon chapter.

    tl;dr what the hell, Viz?!

    1. Polkadi~☆


      holy shit, that’s massively scummy

  6. If Gamefreak were to decide to make a new core Pokemon title that returned to the old 2D sprite graphics to evoke even more nostalgia, which era would you most want it to return to?

    I’d say Gen V’s. Their sprite graphics were the absolute best of all.

    1. Sean


      gen2 easily, I really like how animated those games' sprites were, especially compared to gen3 and 4 which had only two frames and tweening effects.

    2. Thigolf


      New sprites that really up the game.

      If that's not an option, Gen 5 sprites for the enemy side and Gen 4 for the backsprite, though I'd love the latter to be more animated, too.

  7. Who would win at the Chinese box office:

    -A brand-spanking new 4th instalment of one of the worlds most beloved CGI animated film franchises.

    -An also pretty loved but less mainstream 2D animated movie from a decade-and-a-half ago.

    The answer may surprise you.

    1. KHCast


      All is as it should be

  8. Have you ever had something show up in a dream that’s a weird combination of two or more random elements you saw while you were awake?

    Last night, before I went to sleep, I watched Blameitonjorge’s “15 worst Wii games” where one of the entries was an Alvin and the Chipmunks game. I also randomly looked up articles about this counterfeit Disneyland-like theme park that was open in China for a while.

    You know what showed up in my dream after? Chinese bootleg Alvin and the Chipmunks toys.

    1. SenEDDtor Missile

      SenEDDtor Missile

      I honestly thought you were going to say a bootleg haunted theme park with Alvin and the Chipmunk bootleg nightmare animatronics and toys tbh.

    2. PublicEnemy1


      When I heard of "Alvin and the Chipmunks Wii Game", I immediately thought of this video:


  9. Can Shadow haz Chaos Emerald?

  10. I wanna take a moment to talk about Young Sheldon: the fact that so many people aren’t giving the show a chance because they hate TBBT makes me sad, because its relation to Big Bang couldn’t be anymore irrelevant to the shows quality.

    Without the context of being a prequel series, it’s just a charming show about a child prodigy struggling to grow up in a religious home and state, with a style of comedy and writing that’s more comparable to sitcoms like Malcolm in the Middle. It has amusing characters (I love, love, LOVE Meema), and some touching moments, some episodes even touch upon some genuine issues (there’s one episode where Sheldon’s religious mother has a crisis of faith after the death of a young neighbour, and it’s handled in a very dignified and sympathetic way).

    Also, Sheldon’s behaviour is overall just a hell of a lot more charming when it’s coming out of a child.

    Seriously. Forget the Big Bang relation. It’s an underrated gem of a show.

    1. QuantumEdge


      I'm with you all the way on that front.  It's made my whole family laugh their pants off, despite its mother show barely etching out a chuckle from us.  And yes, Meema is MVP.  

  11. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-48990760

    In case you couldn’t tell by now, Trump is a racist bellend

    1. Badnik Zero

      Badnik Zero

      He’s used this kind of talk before but the fact that he’s talking to elected lawmakers crosses a line for me. Silencing opponents by slandering their heritage is not democratic. It’s some ultra nationalist BS.

      This is the same line of shit he took against Obama to discredit him, so I shouldn’t be surprised.

  12. Wasn’t there a whole other backstory somewhere at some point that stated he was from Nebraska?
  13. I love how in all these fan imaginings of what Ash will look like in the next anime series, they just stick him in the new male protagonists default outfit with absolutely no alterations made to accommodate Ash’s usual dress-sense or colour scheme.

    A red jacket and grey hat? On Ash? Hahahaaaaa... I don’t think so.

    1. Blue Blood

      Blue Blood

      With SwSh due out in just a few months, aren't we expecting some actual news on the new anime series kinda soon? The sooner that they ditch the SuMo artstyle and the narrative returns to one of adventure instead of school, the better.

    2. Soniman


      @Blue Blood considering SM is by far the most well received and popular the anime has been since the original series I very much doubt they'll get rid of all the trappings of this saga for SwSh 

      Honestly when we find out about the anime is a total crap shoot. The XY amine was revealed in July of 2013  while we didn't know anything of the SM anime until late September/Early October. So who knows 

    3. Ernest the Panda

      Ernest the Panda

      XY was revealed in July and premiered in October.

      SM was revealed in September and premiered in November.

      Seeing as SwSh will be a November release, probably September again.

    4. Blue Blood

      Blue Blood

      @SonimanIs that so? I'd like to see the numbers. Not that I'm doubting you, it's just that I just pay so little attention to the anime that I really wouldn't know what's popular and what's not. But personally speaking, the SuMo anime makes for pretty rubbish watching, and isn't nearly as exciting as the other series could be.

  14. Could one of you kindly link me to the Bumblekast in question? Need it for documentation.
  15. The Pokemon franchise has a music artist in common with the Fifty Shades movie...

    ...mother of god.

    1. Ernest the Panda
    2. Ferno


      sometimes you jus gotta make that bread

      for some VAs they probably aren't phased by anything at this point and even lewd scripts are like reading a phonebook to them

    3. Ernest the Panda

      Ernest the Panda

      She’s a singer not a VA lol

    4. Ferno


      i mean you said Vocal Artist so I just assumed you meant VA

  16. Ian may say that, but the game adaptations featured in the ATAP universe differ slightly from the games themselves, so it’s a different reality as far as I’m concerned.
  17. I really wish Knuckles could have his own set of supporting characters again. Preferably like what he had in post-SGW Archie.
  18. What question makes you head-desk whenever it’s asked?

    For me it’s “if we evolved from monkeys, why are there still monkeys?”

    1. Diogenes


      "hey if i give you $50 will you slam your head on the desk?"

    2. blueblur98


      'how could crash get into smash when he's owned by sony?'

      because he isn't you dunce

    3. Your Vest Friend

      Your Vest Friend

      Yeah, they need to swap Sony with Activision and then they'd have a valid question. 

    4. SupahBerry






      "y can't metroid crawl"

    5. Ferno


      "did you draw that"

    6. Ernest the Panda

      Ernest the Panda

      @Ferno this can, weirdly enough, be annoying in either scenario (when you clearly have just drawn the picture, or when you share a random picture from the internet)

    7. dbzfan7


      Was Sonic ever good?

  19. I also have a signed copy of Mega Drive from SoS ‘16 ^^ I have a small collection of original Archie Sonic pages, all but one of them by Tracey. The three pages I prize the most are the final page of SU#25 (Enerjack and his wall of husks), that amazing double-page spread of Sonic’s entrance in the All-Stars Transformed tie-in comic, and one of the unpublished pages from 291 (a very generous birthday gift from my uncle and aunt). One of my rarest non-one-of-a-kind Sonic comic items? Would probably have to be my issue of Corocoro Special from 2003 that contains one of the original serialised printings of a Dash and Spin chapter. May post images (and maybe more items) later.
  20. Unova remakes will be out by the time Pokemon Adventures finishes up their Black 2/White 2 chapter...

  21. Only in Japan can you get commercials for pencils with cartoon characters on them.

    1. SupahBerry


      They don't even have them sharpened, SMH

    2. Crow the BOOLET

      Crow the BOOLET

      And then I'm instantly reminded of this scene...


  22. I just realised this basically confirms my theory that a version of the metal virus was the “new method of roboticization” that was being teased at the end of Eggman’s Dozen.
  • Create New...

Important Information

You must read and accept our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy to continue using this website. We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.