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5438 No. 5438
Facts why YAF is/was the best writer on the site:

- He loved writing
- He was good at writing, providing good ideas coupled with an exciting storyline, which had a bit of sex. Just what Anon likes.
- He makes/made the board more lively with his contribution to the site.
- Kept his trolling on IRC, where it belongs.
- Even after being a bit butthurt, he came back later because he knew he couldn't abondon us and needs to provide more storis for us.
- People like HY and others ragequit, YAF will always stay as a pillar to support the site.

I could go on but i think those points are enough. Everyone who is new to the site should at first read This Shrine before anything else. It is a timeless classic after all. Not devoid of errors and mistakes. But hey, that makes it so good. Not even newer people could fill in his shoes.

No. 5441
You seemed to have made a mistake in saying 'is/'
No. 5442
Oh lord...

your doing this on purpose aren't you.

YAF was not the best and probably never will be but he went form being a somewhat average writer to one of the better ones on the site.

He's still a troll though, and he did not keep his trolling only on IRC
No. 5443
I thought HY came back
No. 5444
It's "you're", you cock sucker.
No. 5445
he misspelled a word and is therefor a cock sucker?
No. 5446
I am the Satoriest writer on the site and I approve of this shit.
No. 5447

HY's just hanging out in the IRC and not writing anymore like some kind of lazy bitch.
No. 5448

It's "therefore", you cock sucker.
No. 5449
Everybody knows that Hy's never gonna write again.
No. 5450
I am the Koishiest writer ever but I don't care for that shit.
No. 5451
You ain't shit, mate. Come at me.
No. 5452
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Is that a challenge? Want me to use my trip?
No. 5453
HY was never good.
No. 5454
HY is to weak mentally to endure THP's tortures.
No. 5455
Go ahead, make my day.
No. 5456
It's "too".
No. 5457
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This is I. Now humor me, FoOl.
No. 5461
We can all agree to at least this, right?
Of course, it probably helps that Satori > Koishi

Come at me, shitstorm.
No. 5462
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YAF > Ddyk
Well, I can't deny that. However, the Satori > Koishi part annoys me.

Koishi is an Extra Boss. What's Satori? A Stage 4 boss, re-using spellcards from other characters. Nothing original.
No. 5463
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>88 hours as Medic
>9 point high
No. 5465
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Even when playing medic, I still can get a domination on the best player on the server.
No. 5466

Score doesn't mean a thing on an "endless" server, man.
No. 5467
No. 5468
you'r lunatics all of you
No. 5469

This is real lunacy.
No. 5470
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No. 5512
No, THIS is lunacy: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0PAJNntoRgA
No. 5513
The music is chilling though.
No. 5515
- Even after being a bit butthurt, he came back later because he knew he couldn't abondon us and needs to provide more storis for us.

Not only are you a pathetic ass kisser, you're one that can't spell.

Stage number doesn't mean everything.
No. 5516
I'm guessing you also support 'LOL RUMIAS RIBBON IS AN ACIENTEWTEN SEAL LOOLOLLOOLOLO' faggotry right?
No. 5519
What the HELL does that have to do with the negligibility of the order in which you happen to run across them in the games?
No. 5520
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She can't touch the ribbon and it's a charm, dude. Says it right there in her profile. There's got to be a reason for this, yeah? An ancient seal is far more reasonable than some random asshole cursing ribbons.

You can call it faggotry if you want, but it's sensible faggotry, damn it.
No. 5521
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You guys sure are bored.
No. 5522
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fucking incorrect password

But this is a derail of a derail of a troll thread, so

No. 5525
Rumia's Ribbon = Fanon Faggotry
No. 5528
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Many writers here love writing. Many of them were drived off the website, only to come back later, stronger than before. FoOl isn't the only one in this case.
No. 5532
i thought being a good writer or not had to do with how well (and how often) you write, not all this other unrelated shit
No. 5533
Personally, I'm not too fond of YAF's stories. While his stories are interesting, his style is hard to follow. He gives me the impression of picking random words in a dictionnary.

Memoria in Discord is difficult to read because of that impression, but also because the story itself is complicated. And I don't mean complicated as "lot of character, and lot of implied events between said characters", but rather complicated as "hey you're fighting against Reisen? Here comes Reimu, so you win! But you can't use her, because it'll be cheating! Also, you remember that rabbit who betrayed you? She's in prison right now! Or, and you're mad. And that's all Reisen's fault. See you later, have a nice day!"

With a good writer, it could work fine, but with YAF's weird style, it just end up being weird. Result is, that his story are difficult to read, and are really tiring.

Beside, OP, I don't think YAF is a good writer because of those things you mentioned. He may be a good MEMBER, but that doesn't make him a good WRITER. Teruyo is an admin, he's practically lifting the sun and the moon on the website, and yet, since he update once in a month, that doesn't make him a good writer. Now compare him to Lion or to Do The Right Thing's writer, who are updating quite fastly.
Being a good member doesn't automatically means a person is also a good writer. There's tsurupettan, for example. He went into an argument with some admin (not sure about the details) and everyone got butthurt. Yet, there are still many guys liking his stories.

TL;DR: YAF isn't that great as a writer, even if he's good, and there are many other writer that deserve their own thread.
No. 5534
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I freely admit that MiD is/was a mess, and for a good reason. It was a zero-effort story, meant more as a psychological outlet for me to tide me over till some hard times passed than an actual story with a thought-out storyline (which it has never really had, not even today). Sorry, everyone who read it and thought there was something more to it. There wasn't. In fact, I can vaguely recall stating so on several occasions on IRC.

Now, TiTS has a little bit more effort put into it (which is probably why I can't keep a consistent update schedule), as well as a more comfortable (for me, as a writer) narrative perspective, but: 1) I'm still unable to spot my own mistakes and typos before a certain amount of time has passed (usually a day), hence the reader will often trip over those mistakes while reading, which is really grating, and 2) I'm living a very interesting life right now, which makes it harder to concentrate on writing, for which I suppose I should apologise. Or should I? I don't know, I still enjoy doing it, even if less frequently compared to the past.
It'll probably irritate you a bit when you read this, but when I'm faced with the choice between forcing myself to write to please you and not forcing myself to write and having fun instead, I'll nearly always go with the latter. I don't care for attention so much that I'll forgo my own amusements just to get some.

Also, me, a good member? Oh please. You insult me. The good members are the readers who have stuck with us (writers) and our crazy antics ever since YWUiG. Those are the people you should be thanking. The site would be no more if not for them. Writers are crazy people. Especially when they're under 18 and have an overblown opinion of themselves. (snork snork, self-criticism, so funnay) Anyone who puts up with us deserves credit. Or at least updates.
No. 5536
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Oh, and >>5515, would you have preferred if it said, say, “satories”?

Yeah, hurr hurr, I know. This sounded way cleverer in my head. Oh well!
No. 5546
Nope, I meant to reference Yuugi, a mere "stage 3" boss who could rival Suika in power. You know Suika the Oni that is widely considered to have won against "incident mode Reimu" (That is if we go by the 'first ending is canon' belief).

Or a much more recent example, Yuyuko's appearance in TD as a stage 1 boss.
No. 5611
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We're not talking about an oni, we're talking about an Omega nerd living all alone in a remote place, doing nothing by herself.
No. 5612
True, but Hartman used some retarded logic of stage numbers.
No. 5613
>bla bla bla discussion about power level bla bla bla I'm butthurt because he disagrees with me bla bla bla
There's a deep meaning to the Stage Number. It represents not only one's skill, but also one's motivation. Forsooth, Yuyuko was a Stage 1 Boss, because she didn't gave a fuck and didn't wanted to fight.

I'm pretty sure I can write something deeply moving about the True Meaning Behind One's Stage Number.
No. 5614
Ever since IN, the position of Extra stage boss has been rather cheapened compared to earlier extra/phantasm stage bosses to the point that being one isn't an end all/be all power ranking. Most Extra bosses post IN are more stage 5-6 general ability at most.

But the whole motivation thing is a rather good point as Satori was just an unfortunate bystander in the wake of Orin and Okuu's antics.
No. 5615
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Koishi > Satori.
Why? Because Koishi has a HAT. Satori has NOTHING.
No. 5690
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She has a cute hairband with a heart on it.
No. 5866
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Question: does a cute hairband with a heart on it protects against rain?

Answer: no.
No. 5868
Question: Does it rain underground?

Answer: No.
No. 5869
Question: Is Satori visiting the Overworld sometimes?

Answer: No.

Question: Is that pathetic to never leave your house?

Answer: Yeah.
No. 5870
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>Question: Is that pathetic to never leave your house?

>Answer: Yeah.
What? Fuck you, buddy.
No. 5872
>Is that pathetic to never leave your house?

What about most of the readers here then?
No. 5873
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As long as writefags keep writing good satories, I don't care about the rest.
No. 5897
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Can I be so arrogant as to assume my satory meets the divine criteria for good? And if yes, can I grovel on the ground before your feet and beg your forgiveness for not updating my satory for two weeks in a row for good reasons that are nevertheless of no import to you, who craves and covets good satories? And if the answer to that question is yes, will you ever forgive me?
And if no, will you punish me? Arf, arf? Uh, squeak, squeak? Yelp, yelp? What's the mating call of a starved masochist, again? I'm so bad at this.
No. 5898
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Actually, never mind the satory. This call thing won't let me sleep now.
No. 5912
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Get off my satori threads, bastard.
No. 5913
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Like I said, as long as the stories keep comin', I have no complaints. A few delays are expected.
No. 5915
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No. 5916
>starved masochist mating call
Yes, grumble more, stomach, it hurts so good!