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    I can't help but be really disappointed though.
    Especially as I made the failbook group aware of the revival and everything =(
    That's what has made me think people really aren't interested in small group forums anymore.
    Though, I guess the fact that many moved on from anime is also a factor.
    Acting like it's for kids now or something.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tyroki View Post
    I think most people have moved on from the idea of small independent forums
    In my reality, most of them have moved on from the idea of web discussion forums. Indeed they fancy small independent online communities, but they use Discord for that. (A surprisingly large minority, in my reality again, prefers IRC, but that must be a lot rarer in general.)

    Quote Originally Posted by Tyroki View Post
    Though, I guess the fact that many moved on from anime is also a factor.
    Acting like it's for kids now or something.
    Oh, you just wait a bit more.

    In my country, we have already reached the point where the majority of kids frown at European and American comics. Iíd almost guess that in this day and age, both Lucky Luke and Spider-Man (in print form) have more grown-up fans than underage ones. We might not be far from the day when the same goes for your average Japanese comic series. In fact, it could already be the case for such classics as "Nausicaš of the Valley of the Wind", "Chobits"... and "Love Hina".

    Of course, this does not mean that all who loved manga and anime in the 00s are still fans today. It means that I donít have a clue what sorts of entertainment the 10Ė15-year-olds consume today.

    Oh, and I am drifting far off topic here. Unless we make this a "Do You Still Consider Yourself a Manga and Anime Fan?" poll.
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