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Posted 7/12/10
Of course I do the cover shows how the story is going to look before you open the manga so if I don't like the drawing on the cover then I'm not gonna read the book.
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Posted 7/19/10
sometimes YES ! ^_^
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Posted 7/19/10
Yup, mostly because of the weird artwork on the cover D:
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Posted 7/20/10
if i don't like the drawing i wont read it...if i do read it the drawing will bother me even if the story line is good
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Posted 7/20/10
i do that all the time.
but ofc i read the plot but if i REALLY don`t like the drawing i get tired of it.
like charming junkie.
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Posted 7/20/10
I have!!!
I went to Borders and saw D.Gray Man. My guy friend told me to check it out, but when i saw the cover, "This is what he want me to read!?!?!?! The cover looks so blank"
I'm now watching the Anime, and it's okay, for the mean time. lol
Posted 7/20/10
Have you ever judged a manga by its cover?

Better question, when haven't I judged a manga by its cover? I'm extremely critical and picky with the manga I choose to read...
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Posted 7/20/10
yup (im sorry ..) i like mangas with good drawings!
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Posted 7/20/10
All the time... Im an art-snob. lol Probly because Im an artist myself...
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Posted 7/20/10
Ah yes. that happens to me many many many times. Like when i went to comic book store, they're selling used Mangas. then i saw this manga called "Love Roma" i didn't like the art but i did like story though Art for manga's is a huge deal for me XDD
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Posted 7/20/10
I'm not sure if it could really be considered judgment, as I've never actually decided that a manga was bad based on its cover. It's more of a matter of interest.

If I go in looking to buy a manga and I don't have one in particular in mind, the only chance a manga has to capture my attention is an interesting cover. When it comes to selling a book, the cover can be a very important part. It's the first thing a consumer is going to notice, and it needs to make a good impression.

That being said, I won't just buy a book because of its cover. I'll usually peruse its contents before making my decision.
Posted 7/21/10
of course not.. that's like judging a book...


but lately I've been into this..


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Posted 7/21/10
Yup. I don't usually read it if the art is bad, but I will if someone tells me its really good.
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Posted 7/21/10
....yes...i will say that I have kinda judged it by its cover but it's for a good reason rlly.
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Posted 7/22/10
Yes, all the time. Art is extremely important to me.
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