Lala Issue 8/2010 Freebies

Here are some pictures of the loot in Lala issue 8/2010.  If you want some loot, go buy a magazine and enjoy the lovely “Vampire Knight” cover illustration (that bullet is very lucky): “Gakuen Babysitters” stickers! Nyanko-Sensei pens! These pens are super cute, but in reality they are only 4-inch long. Where to buy Lala Magazine: Here’s a link to Lala 8 on Amazon Japan: Link Also, you can currently get copies in the US at Sanseido Bookstores: Link (I suggest you call to make sure you order the right magazine issue) Or, in about 3-weeks is should be available … Continue reading Lala Issue 8/2010 Freebies

Preparing "Kimi ni XOXO" is a Pain in the Butt

“Kimi ni XOXO” is so far the most challenging manga I’ve ever worked on in terms of image editing.  Here’s an example of the mess that lies before me and Sephyna: Raw: White Level: First Leveling: After cleaning out the text and typesetting:Cleaning out the text took forever because I had to redraw parts of the image.  This step took about 2-hours… Final:I reduced the image to its final size and added various filters to smooth of the print artifacts and to give the page it’s final look and feel.  I also did a little editing of the English, and, … Continue reading Preparing "Kimi ni XOXO" is a Pain in the Butt

Greetings! and Thanks!!

I just wanted to take a few minutes to say “Greetings new followers!”  I also wanted to give a special shout-out to the readers from Brazil!  Thank you so much for your recent support.  It means a lot to me :). I hope we at Omari’s Sister can continue to bring you great manga series.  It’s coming up on a year since I started scanlating and it’s been a blast so far! Continue reading Greetings! and Thanks!!