Discussion The drama after the fall

Discussion in 'Novel General' started by Asf, Sep 13, 2017.

  1. Asf

    Asf 《《The aria of souls》》

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    So I was checking new chapters as usuall.. and accidentally bump into this announcements.
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    So.. what do you think?
     
  2. LostArc

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    What happens when no one uses the LCD or forums...to vent.
     
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    Which translator is he/she?
     
  4. LostArc

    LostArc Well-Known Member

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    The translator of 'The World After the Fall'.
     
  5. Tiber Winter

    Tiber Winter Owl-sama Follower

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    chochoboa???
     
  6. Overclock

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    Needs to be picked up asp. The First Hunter too.
     
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    redleaf97 Well-Known Member

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    i thought we were going to discuss drama coming up this fall LOL
     
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    https://www.lightnovelbastion.com/release.php?p=876
     
  9. elengee

    elengee Daoist Ninefaps

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    Social interactions are toxic.
     
  10. CosmicAquaShade

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    As long as they are happy, then I will support his decision. That being said, how dare he, we were just at a fight scene with a sword saint who only knew slash :blobsalt::blobsalt::blobsalt:
     
  11. Xazch

    Xazch 『Weakened King』『Abandoned Man』

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    i thought its news about upcoming drama~ ckckck~
     
  12. heishiken

    heishiken ZhangYeNumber1Fan,yarvic001 Hell Chicken

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    While I did not read the Novel, its sad in general, even if you look through the reviews on Novelupdates most People only seem to know either 5 Stars or 1, there is something in between, and you should use that.
    Anyway with the Translator good luck and I will miss him.
     
  13. akki

    akki [Ani's C☕ffee-mate #3] [ѕєяιαℓ ѕнσσ’єя]

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    The person has a fair point. Some people are just idiots! They ruin it for everyone else~
     
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  14. Astaroth

    Astaroth NU's #1 Reviewer, made the most liked NU review

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    seems like an interesting novel, however I'm not sure if I should be happy knowing it or sad that it's pointless since it doesn't have a translator anymore... :hmm:

    p.s. also, while I haven't seen the comment, I would just like to mention that 'venting' is fairly common. Complaining about MC etc probably isn't directed to the TL.
     
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  15. J-Mitch

    J-Mitch ⚖ Tipping the Scales of the World

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    I completely understand. It's hard when you have no comments, let alone when they are negative. Even more so, if you're actually the author.

    I can't tell you how many times just 1 bad comment made me go MIA for a month. And it doesn't have to be 'that' bad. Just nonsensical, as if all your work is misunderstood.

    And can you imagine a translator, someone who does not even own the story? Why would they continue it? They can just read the raws for enjoyment. Why give anything to a community that doesn't like it themselves? And if the TL-er 'really' likes that extra bit of revenue from ads or donations, only to find out the readers don't like it, do you think they'll go on?

    When a novel first starts out, the amount of readers is 0. Every chapter released, the # of followers increase. But if you release 1 chapter, and the first thing you see is Rating: 1, you'll of course feel terrible, and just move on.

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    I'll say this. There are a lot of casual translators out there. But from what I've seen, a lot become dedicated or drop depending on the readers, IRL or not.
     
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  16. J-Mitch

    J-Mitch ⚖ Tipping the Scales of the World

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    It was a really good novel so far. I liked it, and I don't even read from that site. Now that it's gone, I'm not sure I will. We'll see.
     
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    readerz One who loves ikemen and bishonen

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    I know the feeling of being upset when someone trolls you... and all you are doing is fan translations for fun. :censored:
     
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    tl;dr:
    People are terrible and dealing with people sucks.
     
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  19. ninthlite

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    To the translator

    are you seriously salty that people rate the novel 1/5 on novelupdates? People are free to review novels however they like, and trying to blame reviews for forcing you to quit is poor practice. Its good that your quitting if you don't like translating, or feel toxic about the fact that people are allowed to discuss the bad parts of novels you translate.

    And for those who don't understand, half his rant was raging over the fact that there are "negative" reviews on novelupdates. While specifically referencing the only negative review for "the world after the fall".
     
  20. Emy.

    Emy. ✩ Shemmy's husbando ✩ Silly waifu's✩

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    Well ....there goes another novel that could be good in the future `-` great .....