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Was there anyone in DBZ who actually won a fight after checking someone with a scouter? Maybe made them flee, but actually beat outright? #9
19d ago by Archaic | View comment
Prizes are up.

For the first time in a long time now, we've actually had a couple of back to back winners. Marow barely got in before the end of the month there with that well written blog to snatch it away from D3acon (who was coming in pretty late as it was). Meanwhile, Alixithymia got very lucky with how the dice fell for the random contributor draw. #3
19d ago by Archaic | View comment
It's coming this year, but I don't believe an exact data has been decided yet. Still in development. Though the beta version I've played around with a bit is looking rather nice. =) #2.2
20d ago by Archaic | View comment
I'm in a similar situation to D3acon. I don't really try to hide it at all, but it's not like I'm openly flaunting it most of the time either. Most of my friends have similar interests, so that's not really a problem. #2
24d ago by Archaic | View comment
Indeed it is. #4.1
48d ago by Archaic | View comment
Winners have now been posted, notifications about to go out. #3
49d ago by Archaic | View comment
Keep in mind Saviior, an hour probably *isn't* enough time for the community to really check an article. We're all spread across a wide variety of timezones, and it's highly unlikely that more than a couple of our active contributors would have seen an article within that timeframe. #1.1.4
51d ago by Archaic | View comment
If it was a matter of people pushing through stories that have been waiting there for a day or two, honestly, we'd be inclined to let it slide without bringing it up. It's not like any of the stories that we've looked at violated the guidelines/rules about what's an acceptable submission, etc. The only reason it's come up in this way has been because it's been brought to our attention that some sites (again, not naming names) were doing it to push through articles some... #1.1
52d ago by Archaic | View comment
I've just reached out again to the 2 people who won but haven't yet provided me with their email. We'll be forwarding the winners details to the team which handles the payouts very soon, with or without their replies, so they'd better hurry! #7
66d ago by Archaic | View comment
In regards to the quality issue, I suppose part of the problem there is the quantity of submissions, or rather the lack-thereof. When there's not a lot of submissions, people end up having to make do with what's available.

As for the commenting....well, I think it's safe to say we've always tended to have fairly low numbers of comments on most articles here, haven't we? Though I suppose it all really comes back to if the articles can inspire comments or not. #4.1.4
70d ago by Archaic | View comment
Thanks for your thoughts Thunder_God. Gekko does appear to have stopped submitting things almost 3 weeks ago, and not been on the site at all in the last 8 days, and that's certainly having flow-on effects. Looking at Captain Yesterday's stats, he does approve things fairly frequently, but he doesn't have the same level of voting power that Gekko does yet.

I tend to hesitate in approving stories myself, since I want decisions over submissions to be controlled more... #4.1.2
73d ago by Archaic | View comment
Any particular reason for that? Anything we can help with? #4.1
74d ago by Archaic | View comment
Sorry for the delay everyone, prize winners notifications will go out tomorrow. #5
74d ago by Archaic | View comment
Not you coolbeans, the person who won the prize. ^^;;

I sent them both a ticket and a PM, and no response. They've been active on the site (last visit a day ago, after the PM was sent), so unless they get back to me very quickly their prize will be forfeit and I'll just all the value to the kitty for the Christmas Contests at the end of the year. #1.1.3
102d ago by Archaic | View comment
Considering this person still hasn't replied to their ticket... ^^;; #1.1
104d ago by Archaic | View comment
Still waiting on 1 person to get back to me whose email I don't have... #2.1
106d ago by Archaic | View comment
Winners have all been added to the post, ticket notifications going out now. #2
110d ago by Archaic | View comment
Most of my top anime, I've simply run into over the course of the regular seasons. The premise sounded interested, I started watching it, I liked it. There's been a few shows I've only run into from word of mouth later on, but those are few and far between. Usually those ones are things I missed from years back, when it was harder to (legally) watch anime direct from Japan. #2
129d ago by Archaic | View comment
Prize winners are up, contact tickets are going out. #2
142d ago by Archaic | View comment
What, another one? #1
142d ago by Archaic | View comment
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