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GoBoiano Closing - 2.0 version Coming Soon!

Hey everyone! We have a big announcement to make! Our team has been discussing this for a while and we have decided to shut down the site in the up coming days and not reopen it until we launch the 2.0 version. As of now, we are currently o

perating on a glitchy prototype and we feel it’s time we take it down since we’ve tested things out enough. We honestly did not expect to receive such good reception from the prototype and are very thankful for all of the people that have supported us! We want to avoid the ongoing glitches and errors and present a fully finished, non-glitchy product. This will allow us to achieve our goal of launching 2.0 sooner since it’ll allow our developers more time to focus on it rather than fixing the current issues. 2.0 or rather, the real GoBoiano platform will consist of various advanced web 2.0 features with a sleek, UX Design (think Twitter or Pinterest if you are unfamiliar with UX Design). 

Our news has receive massive traction online and we have decided to only leave up the News section of the site for the time being. We are also looking into creating a spanish version of the news section for our spanish readers. All our networks (Tumblr, FB, Twitter, G+ and Pinterest) will continue to be active and updated with the lasted news and fun content for our followers to enjoy so please stay tuned! We plan on releasing a private beta of 2.0 version by sometime fall of this year with a public beta by the end of the year.We will definitely keep everyone updated on the specific date once we’re ready through our networks. I hope everyone continues to support GoBoiano and watch over us as we grow into a bigger and better company with the goal of serving our fans with the best content. You can find a link to all of GoBoiano’s networks below to keep track of all our content. If you have any questions please leave a comment and we’ll reply as best we can. You can also email us at sales@goboiano.com if you want to contact us through email!Thank you for all the support, see you in 2.0! ^_^ 

You can find links to our other social networking sites in this thread http://bit.ly/RDUnWJ Thank you all again so much for your support!
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New Social Network for the Fans 
New Social Network for the Fans 

New Social Network for the Fans 

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Social Cinema application by FUNimation for Facebook

On Monday, FUNimation Entertainment and Milyoni announced the launch of their combined project, Social Cinema, which is an application on Facebook that lets people stream an anime series or movies on their Facebook.

Social Cinema will allow you to rent anime episodes in bundles that have four to six episodes in them. You will be able to have an unlimited number of views over a 48 hour period of time. The bundles can be rented using either PayPal or a credit card, and the costs range from $.99 to $3.99.

Social Cinema currents has 23 series and movies that you can choose from along with two live-action movies.

Via: ANN

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Artwork of the Day: 3/2/2012

Artist: xx-aki
Gender: Male
Country: Malaysia
Style: Pen, Pencil Anime, Traditional Art, Digital Art, Moe
Birthday: July 22nd
About: Aki does amazing lineart of Moe and lolita’s with incredible details and control of his technique. He creates astounding background detail and has beautiful portraits of his characters. His technique in shading and line pressure allows for his pieces to stand alone even at their most basic.

Work Tools:
♣ Faber Castell 0.5mm Black Ballpen
♣ 5B, 6B, HB pencil for minor shading
♣ Edited on Picnik

Show him support by following him on:
DeviantArt: http://xx-aki.deviantart.com/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/y.cel94

Artwork of the Day: 3/2/2012

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Artwork of the Day: 2/22/2012

Artist: 斉藤 雪広/Saito Yukihiro
Gender: N/A
County: Japan
Birthday: April 24
Style: Anime, Dark, Digital Art, Fan Art, Original
About: Yukihiro is an artist that has exceptional vision on their pieces and can execute them impeccably. He draws on inspiration from anime’s but adds such a personal and unique touch to them that is allows the piece to overflow into a story of it’s own.

Show them support by following them on:

DeviantArt: http://​muneyori.deviantart.com/
Pixiv: http://​www.pixiv.net/​​member.php?id=2428726
Facebook: http://facebook.com/​​shionmonogatari
Tumblr: http://​saitoyukihiro.tumblr.com/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/#!/​S_Yukihiro
English Blog: http://​shion-yuki.blogspot.com/
DianDian: http://shion999.diandian.com/
quin: http://qing.weibo.com/muneyori
weibo: http://www.weibo.com/muneyori
Japan Blog: http://​shionmonogatari.blog.fc2.com/
Blog SINA: http://blog.sina.com.cn/u/​2538142554

Artwork of the Day: 2/22/2012

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Artwork of the day:Ryuuka-Nagare

Artist: Ryuuka-Nagare

Gender: Male
Country: N/A
Birthday: March 25, 1994
Style: Anime, Digital Art, Colorful
About: Ryuuka-Nagare is a Digital artist that focuses on his use of colors. I love how he uses different colors in his use of lighting and all the different coloring in the hair.

Work Tools:
♣ Tablet 
♣ Photoshop CS3

Show him your support by following him on:

Deviant Art: http://ryuuka-nagare.deviantart.com/
Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/
user/ryuukanagare
Pixiv: http://www.pixiv.net/member.php?id=2960776
Tumblr: http://ryuuka-nagare.tumblr.com/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100000223631283
Twitter: http://twitter.com/?lang=en&logged_out=1#!/RyuukaNagare

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Artwork of the day


 


Artist: Juri Hayasaka Chinchilla (jurithedreamer)
Gender: Female
Country: United States
Birthday: October 24
Style: Anime, Digital Art, Realistic
About: Juri is a realistic digital artist that does beautiful detailed art pieces. I love her use of shading and lighting in skin tones, it almost makes the character look real. Be warned if you are going to go through her gallery that she does do some ecchi art.

Show her your support by following her on:

Deviant Art: http://jurithedreamer.deviantart.com/
Facebook: http://jurithedreamer.deviantart.com/
Blogspot: http://www.jurithedreamer.blogspot.com/
Pixiv: http://www.pixiv.net/member.php?id=655863
Twitter: http://twitter.com/jurithedreamer
Mixi: http://mixi.jp/show_friend.pl?id=2068203
Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/user/jurithedreamer
Personal Site: http://jurithedreamer.com/

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Artwork of the Day

Artist: Leaglem
Gender: Male
Nationality: Columbian
Birthday: May 30th
Style: Digital Art, Horror, Original, Paintings
About: He’s an extremely fun artist who loves music, languages, and design. He’s a huge fan of artist Obata Takeshi and has promised to donate all money received from purchasing his art to Columbia’s Red Cross to help those affected by the constant rains!


Accomplishments:
♣ Created 3 Comics

Work Tools:
♣ Watercolors
♣ Copics
♣ Kurecolor
♣ Prismacolor and Promarker alchohol based markers
♣ Prisma color pencils
♣ Easy Paint Tool SAI
♣ Webcom bamboo fun small tablet

Show him your support by following him on:
DeviantArt: leaglem.deviantart.​com/
Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Leaglem​/130233517073022?sk=wall
Twitter: twitter.com/#!/Leaglem
Mangabullet: www.mangabullet.com/leaglem/pr​ofile
Sheezyart: leaglem.sheezyart.com/
DeviantArt Club: leaglem-club.deviantart.c​om/

Artwork of the Day: 11/06/2011

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Goboiano Giveaway Contest~

Hey Everyone! Just wanted to share with you all that GoBoiano is roughly 60% to 70% complete! For everyone’s amazing patience, we will be hosting a GoBoiano Giveaway to some of our lucky followers on Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr! Some of the GoBoiano giveaway prices will include Anime Box Sets, Gift Cards, Plushies and other anime merchandise. We will give a total of 6 prizes! Here is how you become a participant in the giveaway!

How to enter the Giveaway?

Facebook Giveaway

1. You must share this facebook note to qualify for the Facebook Giveaway

2. Submit an anime photo and your facebook account name to our email at sales@goboiano.com.

3. Once submitted, we will upload your picture to our GoBoiano Giveaway Album with your name in the details section. 

4. In order to win in this giveaway, you must get people to “like” the GoBoiano page. Once a person has liked the GoBoiano page, they must also “like” your submitted photo. This will confirm that they did indeed like the GoBoiano Page.

Twitter Giveaway

1. You must ReTweet the GoBoiano Giveaway Tweet to qualify for the twitter giveaway.

2. Create the following tweet: “I just joined the #GoBoiano #Anime #Giveaway! Follow them on Twitter! http://twitter.com/#!/GoBoiano

3. Get more people to retweet your tweet. The more retweets you receive, the bigger chance you have at winning one of the GoBoiano Giveaway Prizes. 

Note: People that ReTweet your post must be following GoBoiano on Twitter!

Tumblr Giveaway

1. You must reblog the GoBoiano Giveaway Post to qualify for the tumblr giveaway.

2. Make a  post about GoBoiano and get people to reblog and like the post. Tag the post Gbgiveaway

3. Users with the most likes and reblogs will have a bigger chance of winning one of the GoBoiano Giveaway Prizes. 

Note: People that ReBlog and Like your post MUST be following GoBoiano Tumblr!

GoBoiano Giveaway End Date: October, 22nd, 2011. 12:00A.M EST (Eastern Standard Time)

Giveaway Prizes

Once a winner has been selected for each network, They will be announced on the Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr page and given a category to select their prize. 

Grand Giveaway Prize #1. Angel Beats! Complete Collection (Blu-ray or regular DVD), Clannad: After Story Complete Collection (Regular DVD) or $50 Amazon Gift Card.

Giveaway Prize #2. Light’s Death Note (Book Replica), Misa’s Death Note (Book Replica) or Death Note Wallet

Giveaway Prize #3. Full Metal Alchemist State Alchemist Pocket Watch, Hatsune Miku Leek Spin, or $25 Anime Nation Gift Card

Giveaway Prize #4. Suzumiya Haruhi Yellow Hairband, Naruto Sleeping Cap, or Round Totoro Brown Bento Box

Giveaway Prize #5. Philosopher’s Stone Ring, Vongolia Family Rings (Full Set), and Fullmetal Alchemist : Roy Mustang Alchemy Gloves

Giveaway Prize #6. Domo Kun T- Shirt, Bleach: Kon Plush, Death Note: L Plush,  Domo Kun Plush

Side Note: Also, we are still working on the GoBoiano promo video so if you would like to send in a video of yourself explaining, “Why you love Anime”, we will gladly  use it in our youtube video. Please follow our Tumblr and Twitter accounts as well, as we update daily on those networks! 

Thank you,

GoBoiano Team

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Goboiano Loves Our Fans

Still working on gifs from other requests. The Naruto gif was having some technical difficulties earlier. (Darn you tumblr and your photo limit!) Please don’t forget to ask for more anime/manga gif requests and follow us on tumblr, facebook and twitter!

http://www.facebook.com/GoBoiano and https://twitter.com/#!/GoBoiano

Feel free to submit fanfics and news articles to our submit on our tumblr. We’d love to read them and feature them on our tumblr! We’ll give credit. 

Goboiano is working to create an anime social networking site for anime and manga fans everywhere. So don’t hesitate to give suggestions and etc. We want to get to know our fans and supporters! So suggestions and ideas for goboiano are always welcome!

Goboiano Staff Member~

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Update & MSN Fun!

Hey guys we thought we’d give you some details on how the site’s developing! First thanks so much for all the support we’re getting, we recently got a member post about us on their own blog you can check them out here (though it’s in czech :p)

The registration and login segments of GoBoiano are finally complete. We’re currently in the design phases of the dashboard and profile pages for the site. So we’re approximately 35% or so done so far, possibly a little farther considering our team is working amazingly fast :)

We’re so thankful for all of your support that we’ve decided to get a bit more personal and what better way than to chat directly with our fans! So if any of you guys have MSN then add us at GoBoiano@live.com and we’ll have a good time chatting and spazzing about anime and all the sorts together :D

 Remember to follow GoBoiano on Facebook and Twitter for more fun updates!

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