sup /a/ just got the Funimation Elite free trial and want to watch as much Anime as I can with it. What can you recommend I watch?
My list so far:
1. Maken-Ki! (Two)
2. Black Lagoon
3. Guilty Crown
4. Ikki Tousen
5. Desert Punk
Anything else? I have way to much ecchi on the list already so preferably no more ecchi unless it's god-tier
You should get some rat poison and ingest it, I hear it makes a great meal that you would love.
I really don't see the problem here. The funimation app works fine on my phone, better than most websites so its more convient.
I recommend you download the series you want to watch so you can get them in superior quality.
Streaming: not even once.
I suggest you ask reddit or MAL
downloading kills my bandwidth cause I'm a poor fag with shitty internet. Besides, shits like 720p so whats the problem?
>downloading kills my bandwidth
>shits like 720p
Man, streamfags really are mentally challenged, huh? They are like an entirely different species of human.
If you are determined to stream then >>100875157
yeah this is b8, nobody is this dumb
It's a FUNi rep, guys. Walk away, no good things ever come from threads like this.
Wow I'm stupid. I forgot /a/ has more inbred assholes than /b/. Unless you're a faggot who does everything the exact same as ever other faggot you're retarded
Yeah, i think we made the point that he's fucking retarded, time to stop posting.
Why do you faggots always feel the compulsive need to reply to these shitty threads? Just report and hide.
It's a FUNi rep, guys. Report, hide, walk away. No good things ever come from threads like this.
report for what? I just don't feel like downloading shit why is that a fucking crime?
Streaming is objectively inferior to torrenting, you are choosing an inferior service despite a superior free service being readily available. Also you are clearly an idiot because
>downloading kills my bandwidth
That is just embarrassing.
please just leave
Are you on dial up or something?
holy fuck I already said streaming is more conviet. You faggots talk like it was filmed with a potato. Plus, I did fuck fuck up. It doesn't kill my bandwidth but I go over my aloud limit and have to pay extra.
He's a retard from /co/, we've made our point, let the thread die.
I swear /co/ became the new /v/ in the blink of an eye.
I don't know how many times I can say this, I just prefer streaming. I'm not /co/, unusally I'm on /b/. I just wanted a good anime or two to watch and I raped up my ass by a bunch of faggots with accusations about bullshit. Fuck /a/ I'm starting to remember why I left in the first place.
>I already said streaming is more conviet.
It's not. See pic.
>It doesn't kill my bandwidth but I go over my aloud limit and have to pay extra.
You are an idiot who does not understand how streaming works. You are still downloading the file to your computer when you stream, it's just temporary. If it uses less bandwidth than a torrent it's because it's much lower quality so it can be streamed more efficiently.
You are a dipshit.
>downloading something i'll only ever watch once to my hard drive instead of just streaming and being done with it
You people act like the quality of video streaming is still early 2000s-tier
HOLY SHIT THANK YOU SOMEONE FUCKING UNDERSTANDS!
Fact: you are already downloading it to your computer in order to stream it.
Fact: you can just delete the file when you're done with it, it costs you nothing to do this and you retain all the benefits of superior download quality. You refuse to do this because you are stupid.
You realize the video downloads anywau right?
In fact, it consumes more bandwith.
Not him, but using torrents seems complicated at first glance with those screenshots I sometimes see.
But what if you stream on your phone in bed while covering yourself in blankets in the middle of the night?
This is objectively okay, isn't it?
>You realize the video downloads anywau right?
Yes, but I don't have to deal with any torrent client bullshit and I have my browser set to clear the cache whenever it closes.
>In fact, it consumes more bandwith.
No shit. You're acting like I'm technologically retarded
How new are you?
Stop fucking replying.
This is just how /g/ turned to tech support.
You are correct, but only if it's with current season material.
I have always streamed and have no incentive to torrent.
Maybe if you're over 50, or a complete simpleton. I'm by no means a tech savvy person and I can work a torrent client and RSS manager, I figured it out in an afternoon, it's not hard.
doesn't matter to me
yes, short buffer instead of 30+min download
I don't give a shit about positions and screenshots
who gives a fuck?
not using adblocker = pleb
literally been stream all day, no limit
you must be retarded. I find old releases just fine
why the fuck would I want to save hundreds of videos when I'm only gonna watch them once or twice within 2 years
fucking try again pleb
This, stop replying to the retard people.
I thought I was the only one.
Protip: It takes less than one minute per show to set up auto-downloading torrents.
Thanks for clarifying you have shit taste and are a moron. Your opinion can be disregarded as worthless. Back to /b/ with you.
Boku no Pico
By the way, Boku no Pico is meant to be watched as a raw, unsubbed download in Japanese.
1.download torrent program
2. download torrent
3.open torrent with proram
Not really that complicated anyone with the computer literacy of a 10 year old could do it.
please sir, explain how? I have just proved you wrong and you simply resort to name calling? Do I hear defeat?
I know that; I torrent music. If I'm trying to waste 30 minutes I'd rather just stream an episode rather than torrent it.
>streaming like a redditor
I streamed Madoka on Crunchyroll.
Was the animation actually slightly choppy or did I miss out?
Holy shit i do this too...
>If I'm trying to waste 30 minutes
You dont understand. Set it up so its downloaded when you get home. Set up a feed and it will add all the torrents of a show as they come out.
>Not caring about video quality
>30 min download
My down is 2 mb/s ive never had a single episode take longer than 10 min to download which was a 1080p coal girls release.
Anything older than 2000 is nearly impossible to find on streaming sites. Can't even find classics like Eva
I suggest you fuck off to >>>/r/ because request threads are against the rules.
>Yes, but I don't have to deal with any torrent client bullshit
Yeah streaming bullshit is so much better. Buffer periods, ads, premium accounts, flash player plugin hogging resources, such convenience.
My torrent client is such a hassle, what with being FOSS and all, sometimes it reminds me an update was released which I can install or not install. It takes almost a whole minute to update it. What a pain. It doesn't even have any ads or premium account stuff to harass my email inbox with, it's like they respect my privacy and don't want to make money off me or something.
Not surprised here.
If I have a real shit computer from 2001, will torrenting fuck me up in any way?
>My down is 2 mb/s ive never had a single episode take longer than 10 min to download which was a 1080p coal girls release.
And if you want to download the whole season instead of one fucking episode? Brilliant
I can give you 3 links right now if you really want me to
>And if you want to download the whole season instead of one fucking episode? Brilliant
Set up the first file as high priority.
But I don't want episodes of series taking up my space on my hard drive until I have nothing better to do than watch them. I don't watch anime religiously; it's just a way of spending otherwise unused time of my day.
>people responding to the /b/tard that likes to stream shit
Get it together /a/, you've lost touch.
You know, when I started this thread, I had a feeling SOME kind of arguement would happen cause they always do on /a/ but I would have never thought it would be streaming vs torrenting. Can't we both just watch the fucking anime an stop caring how other people enjoy watching it?
Just dl [horriblesubs] like everyone else.
Do you have a 40gb hard drive or something?
Wow, 5 seconds; such a long time.
Never came across a stream that was uploaded by someone dumb enough to put it on a site that has them
>flash player plugin hogging resources
Never had a problem with this. Maybe you should get a better computer?
>And if you want to download the whole season instead of one fucking episode?
If you've never torrented before, why do you assume that streaming is better?
still takes longer to download then to fucking buffer. I'm not against torrenting, really. I against you faggots saying I'm wrong for doing shit my way.
You can download while watching the rest if every show is 20 min long and a download is on average about 5 min its quite possible.
On illegal sites it is possible to find older stuff but they tend to have even trashier quality than funimation or crunchyroll.
1tb, but it's mostly full of lossless home video transfers, music, and video games.
Torrent is superior, if you want to watch something in an inferior way, no one is stopping you turbonerd
And now fuck off /b/tard fuck.
>no one is stopping you
It seems like half the thread is.
>Torrent is superior
Your opinion which I couldn't give any less fucks about I just wanna watch a good god damn anime and you faggots are worried about how I'm watching it. Grow the fuck up /a/
If your buffer is that short it means the video is terrible quality. That or you have a tier 1 internet connection, which I seriously doubt.
>bragging about needing adblock just to watch anime
>Never had a problem with this
Since you stream you are probably too stupid to know how to check on your processor and where its resources are being spent. Flash plugin is a resource hog, this is indisputable fact.
>no master of martial hearts
It's pretty much the Evangelion of our time. The dubbed version is pretty good.
It's a fact. Torrents provide you with superior quality files, are completely free, and can be easily automated. The only people who disagree are morons.
>Flash plugin is a resource hog, this is indisputable fact.
It's not, if you don't care about watching an inferior product that's okay, but it is one.
Thank you someone who doesn't care how I watch a good anime, just as long as I watch it. You sir deserve a medal.
Imma let you read this and then you tell me you're right
You were asking for it, OP.
I don't think I ever said it wasn't. I simply said "more convenient"
I am right. You are a total idiot who has already confessed he can't even work a torrent client. Classic example of a streamfag too stupid to even dress himself in the morning. I don't know why they let people like you near computers.
>If your buffer is that short it means the video is terrible quality. That or you have a tier 1 internet connection, which I seriously doubt.
It's a combination of good internet (by USA standards anyway) and the fact that it streams at 853x480. It's a cartoon, I don't need 1080p quality.
>bragging about needing adblock just to watch anime
When did I ever brag? And it's not like I installed adblock for the sole purpose of blocking ads when I occasionally stream anime.
>Since you stream you are probably too stupid to know how to check on your processor and where its resources are being spent. Flash plugin is a resource hog, this is indisputable fact.
Or maybe I never noticed it because I have a decent computer and when I'm watching anime, that's all I'm doing? I don't multitask while trying to watch something m8
Hoho, hope you like that anime OP, come back later and tell us what you thought, mention we recommended it to you.
>t streams at 853x480
L2Pirate 1080p high bitrate 5.1 FLAC audio
OK then point out why I'm stupid and we'll see if I can counter it. Cause right now, I'm counter all arguments and you plebs just keep saying "you're stupid"
Also, where the fuck are you guys streaming from? Justdubs, animewaffle, and animefreak all stream in mostly 720p
Your first mistake was posting somewhere you ve never lurked before. What you should have done was used google for your recommendation as we do have a convenient wiki. Or you could have spent time lurking on /a/ itself where you couldd learn about shows and how our community worked. But instead you blindly made your first thread making it obvious you were a newfag in an elitist community.
Shin Chan definitely worth a few giggles, m8.
You're acting like those twats on /mu/ that insist on having nothing but FLAC on their ipods despite the fact that the difference between it and v0 is unnoticeable while wearing portable headphones and/or being in public
Fucking god, I can't tell who's worse, the shitposters that make these threads or the shitposters that respond to these threads.
The mods that don't delete them
>It's a cartoon, I don't need 1080p quality.
HD is freely and easily accessible, yet you choose shit quality. You have no standards.
>And it's not like I installed adblock for the sole purpose of blocking ads when I occasionally stream anime.
The fact you need to block ads at all is why streaming is inferior. The fact this needs to be explained to you is embarrassing.
>Or maybe I never noticed it because I have a decent computer
Confirmed for not knowing how to check on your processor. You probably bought a pre-fab machine from Alienware or something. Streamfags, man. Don't even bother to learn the simplest thing about the machines they rely on.
> I don't multitask while trying to watch something m8
Probably because you can't. I can have 3 different anime episodes open in MPC-HC while browsing /a/, running qbittorrent, and prowling niconico without putting a straing on my i5, because I know how to optimize my machine.
How long until I can torrent with my PS3? With CR I lay on my bed and stream my shows on a 60" Samsung in 1080p. Do you really expect me to torrent the show, burn it to a CD/DVD, and play it from that, for every new episode of an anime I want to watch.
I don't even have to get out of bed to do it, I can turn on my TV and PS3 with the remote and controller. I come home from a long day, lay back, and watch high quality anime streaming.
Meanwhile, you faggots stay hunched over your desk, peering into your shitty 14" display from 2" away with headphones on.
Who enjoys their anime more?
Not really. There is a visible difference between 800x480 streams and 720p downloads.
>the difference between SD shit and 720p 10 bit is imperceptible
Jesus Christ just fucking leave. You have shit for eyeballs.
At least he isn't trying to defend VLC and forcing us to explain color banding.
OP please just go to the fucking wiki and let the thread die.
I can torrent shows and watch it on my TV already.
I lurked. If it wasn't Kill la Kill, it was space dandy or some ecchi I had no interest in. What I wanted was anime's by Funimation that was on their site and I couldn't find any (yes I went to the end and refreshed). I'm not completely fucking retard, despite what you may think
fucking thought so
I know there is, I just don't mind.
That's not what I meant. I meant you're elitist morons that constantly insist on the highest quality shit when in most situations it doesn't matter as much as you're all implying.