I originally planned to explain why I chose “Snake’s Den” as my blog title but a pressing issue has recently surfaced and it cannot be ignored.
Naruto Shippuuden got licensed!!
Being someone who is non American, this is horrible news for me!
Okay, so why all the anguish? Well, let me detail to you my side on the age old “Fansubs” argument in the Online Anime Fandom.
Fansubs are these Anime episodes streamed on the Internet raw and undubbed, but subtitled (mostly in English) by fans. Mainstream sources online have painted a very dark picture regarding this behavior of fans, arguing that this is a form of Piracy and that the Industry is loosing a fortune because of it.
A website that airs Fansubs is Crunchyroll, which I am currently subscribed to as I eagerly follow the romance of Naruto Shippuuden and other great titles. But Crunchyroll has firmly stated that it shall cease posting any titles that have been licensed in the
So now that Naruto Shippuuden has been licensed in the
All gone. Nihilo. 無.
I now give my side on the “War of the Fansubs.”
I am, with the bitter will of
Who cares if a title got licensed in the
Now, I have come to think that the