Ask @waterflame321:

Why is the latest chapter not english on bato.to

Last I checked there was in fact a bubble that read "Eh?" or the laughing bubbles are in English... not to mention it's all in English(alphabet).

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So how did you get in to manga? Did someone recommend it to you? Did you just happen to see it at a library and go "oh what's that"? What happen?

Haha... Well this is a little funny. I was just so happen to be talking to someone about this today...(are you by chance them?). So I got in to the world of manga funny enough through comics. A certain comic to be exact. It all started when I saw "Scott Pilgram" in a library display case. From there I went on to read all the volumes(awesome story with way more depth then the movie) and then it just kind of happened. They happened to be in the same place as the manga and I just continued on in to it. Which also lead to a spike in my anime watching of wanting to compare manga to their anime. Like "Fruits Basket" for example. As good as the anime did... the manga is way better :3 (same with host club).
If your looking for an old manga check a library near you. I've noticed they normally have all the old classics as well as other old stuff. Hell you may even be able to score them off them for cheap :3(*cough cough*)

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What do you do in your free time aside from typesetting and cleaning?

I like to read. But I also like to work on different side projects that come along. It keeps me busy. Of course reading and watching anime or playing visual novels is also pretty fun :3

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So I've always wondered... what tools do you need to get in to scanlation.

Well.. that's kind of open. What part? If you're say a translator. All you need is something to write scripts. So Notepad, Word, Openoffice, Google Docs, Wordpad, etc...
Proofreaders just need to be able to open and edit the format scripts are in and view image files.
Cleaner / Redraw would require image editing software of some sort such as Photoshop, GIMP(free), Paint, etc....
Typesetter as said for Cleaner/ Redrawer. So Photoshop, GIMP, etc... you could even use Paint if you want to add text to your images.
Scanner needs to be able to either obtain digital raws or scan them in. When scanning this is what I use. I have just a plain knife(blue thing) for cutting pages out, wire cutters for clipping the binding on magazines that have staple bindings(this allows me to just pull the pages apart instead of have to cut out each page out), a mini paper cutter which I use to cut apart pages(when you use the staple removal method you'll be left with the joined pages so you need to split them for scanning unless it's a spread page then I normally leave them together), and lastly a scanner. I just use what I have. I'm not a very fancy person it's just a Canon MG6320. I'm sure scanning is a lot easier if you had a tray feeder that scans both sides(Such as http://i.imgur.com/tpYmR3J.jpg).
Well... really all you need is a way to get pages on the scanner... so you could just press the book against the scanner or cut out pages with a knife(though I find mags with staples to use really thin paper so they rip easily)... I guess if you really want you could just use your hands and tear each page out carefully. Then no need for a knife.

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Hello~ What you doing currently?

Working. Though I will leave with this tidbit.
The safe word is "Pork and Pumpkins". I really enjoy their podcast... it sucks waiting for new episodes... but I find listening to random older podcast is also pretty enjoyable~

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What would you refuse to do for a million dollars?

What would I refuse to get a million dollars?
I refuse to answer this question right.... where my million ? :3

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If you were given a time machine to travel backwards in time, what are the three mistakes that you would want to rectify?

That one mistake in the letter I wrote... oh wait.. I guess that was fixed.. heh (I doubt anyone knows what i'm talkin about here)

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What smartphone do you have?

Iphone 4s
BONUS ANSWER: My carrier was giving them away for free(with a new 2 year contract). I needed to renew my contract and still had a flip phone. So free is free. Will I ever upgrade? Will they offer me a completely free & new phone? Otherwise when it dies. Oh right... my current plan is unlimited everything(real unlimited). I say "real" because normally they'd downgrade your 4G to 3G after like 2GB of data use... well my phone only gets up to 3G so I'm always on 3G :p

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Waterflame Scans does doujins?! I saw your group name when I was skimming a doujin site.

Though I believe this was already covered in earlier questions... yes we have. Most of them are under a different group name but we recently did work on a doujin under the WFScans name.

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