4Kids Entertainment Dubbing sign now

I am an anime fan. Not a CARTOON fan. Im not going to sit here and allow good quality animes be destroyed by name-changes and Americanization. First, they got Pokemon. Okay, not a problem with that; Pokemon was MADE for kids. We all liked it at once and didnt really care if they changed Kasumi to Misty. Then they got their hands on Yu-Gi-Oh!...okay, not THAT bad. But geez, they made Anzu even more annoying than she already is. They didnt even bother dubbing the REAL first season. Now its all about dueling. Every second of it. Its really bullcrap. I even heard rumors beforehand that they were going to change Malik into a girl and/or name him/her TERRENCE. A girl named Terrence. Yeah. Im sure. Okay, so they pretty much crapped up Yu-Gi-Oh! And made it completely for kids. Now heres the part that threw the hand grenade on my behalf. Shaman King. They ruined it. Completely. The voices arent bad, and sure, they let someone (either Horohoro or Yoh, cant quite remember) say the word jackass, but thats not the point. The point is they completely changed it. The plot is basically the same, only theres less violence. My main purpose for loathing the dub, though, is as follows Mortimer, Rio, Lenny, Trey Racer, Corey, Lee Pai-Long, Tamara, Zeke, Chloe, and etc. Who ARE these people? The shaman Im familiar with are as follows Manta, Ryu, Ren, Horohoro, Kororo, Li Pyron, Tamao, Hao, and Morphin. (Also, they kept En Taos name the same, but they changed him from Ren and Juns father to their uncle, for no apparent reason whatsoever.) Me and my friend even joked around that they would change Lysergs name to Jimmy; then when I saw they changed Morphin to Chloe, I nearly choked. Thank GOD hes still Lyserg. Anyway, enough about how horrible they changed Shaman King to. Lets get on the real subject. Their future projects that we need to prevent from happening. Tokyo Mew Mew...no, wait, HOLLYWOOD Mew Mew. Enough said. From what I read they basically said the kids watching their shows dont believe its in Japan. Really stupid, if you ask me. Ignorant, as well. The only reason they WOULDNT believe its in Japan is because of how horribly they dub it. What are they going to do to Ichigo, change her into a giant strawberry? I also heard lots of rumors that they have licencing rights to dub Naruto. Good God. Enough said right there as well. Theyd completely ruin it. Theyd have to copy and paste three episodes together to make one, with all the censorship. Im not going to sit around and let this happen. Its like the apocalypse for the true anime fans. 4Kids slogan is We know what KIDS like! Yeah, kids, not anime fans. Leave the anime to other dubbing companies (besides DIC, they have the same problem) and if nobody dubs them then so be it, theres always a thing called subtitles. Personally, I prefer to buy my DVDs with both the original Japanese dialogue and subtitles and also the English dubbed voices, preferably in the same DVD. 4Kids is ruining this for me. Yu-Gi-Oh! And Shaman King have no hope for English in my anime collection. I can only pray that this wont happen to Mew Mew, Naruto, and anything else they happen to get their hands on. Thanks for your time.

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Latest Signatures

  • 01 January 2016750. Dermot Macc
    4kids= the same cancer in the world that causes avian flu and global warming... and bush... i just hope te dear god they don't get their grubby little claws on legendz
  • 25 December 2015749. Dzsfgd Brandt
    They changed the name back to Tokyo Mew Mew and you should kill yourself for whining about a horrible licensing company getting crappy anime and making them worse.
  • 25 December 2015748. Robert D
    We can NOT let them get there filthy hands on Naruto.
  • 23 December 2015747. Kids S
    4Kids Sucks
  • 22 December 2015746. Michelle Goodman
    Stop dubbing!! Anime is much more than a saturday morning cartoon! You give people from the anime british accents *cough*Ren*cough*! I love anime stop ruining it! You make everything so that 6year olds can watch it at least have another version that isn't
  • 11 December 2015745. Esther Spence
    OMFG THEY FRIKIN KILLED SHAMAN KING!!!! ).( I will never forgive them for that... And they want to take over Naruto too?? Hell no... But I'm pretty sure that Naruto is going to be aired on Cartoon Network... Lets just hope they don't screw it up. T-T
  • 01 November 2015744. Jamie Finley
    racist 4kids no black people in 1 piece ruined gx and almost every other anime series translated
  • 19 October 2015743. Sam K
    Please, please, please stop turning good animes into kiddie cartoons. You already wrecked Yu-Gi-Oh, please let someone else handle Naruto.
  • 14 October 2015742. Jaimie V
    I've never seen an original anime, but I sure as hell don't want to see crappy dubs!
  • 19 September 2015741. Aaron
    Don't Dub Naruto :(
  • 19 September 2015740. Greg M
    No crappy dubbing.
  • 09 September 2015739. Camcam Hamilton
    At first, I kind of liked the YGO dub...and then....I read the manga....YOU S.O.B's!!!!! HOW DARE YOU....... *twitches* They better not dub Naruto...imagine it.....Sasuke will be Samual,Naruto will be Nate,Sakura will be Sam....*twitches more* They should
  • 04 September 2015738. Justin B
    they suck ass
  • 02 September 2015737. Warren J
    Amen to that.
  • 06 August 2015736. Sal G
    4Kids will destroy all that is cool
  • 28 July 2015735. Zack Roy
    Naruto is finally licensed. Not by 4Kids fortunately, but by ShoPro Entertainment . For more info, go to http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/pressrelease.php?id=851.
  • 27 July 2015734. Mkor Gaines
    exactly, and dont forget "FUNimation a.k.a. CRAPimation" ... 4Kids TOTALLY ruined ONe Piece... they deserve to be sued for what they did there... the horror CANNOT be described in words!!!
  • 06 July 2015733. Adriana Thef
    Okay, what the HECK is 'Dren'? What happened to Kish/Kisshu(sp?) I /HATE/ all of the new names in 'Mew Mew Power'. I even hate the show name. GOD! DIE 4KIDS!
  • 14 June 2015732. Julia Levy
    Hell, they turned onigiri into COOKIES and a cigar into a LOLIPOP!!!
  • 09 June 2015731. Mark Transanleandroc
    You are giving America a bad impression of great anime in Japan! You are the cause of the bad reviews given to Pokemon and Yu-Gi-Oh! Movies! You made the American teenagers think Pokemon is a kiddie show! You didn't know that Pokemon was originally writte
  • 02 June 2015730. James S
    DOWN WITH 4FAIL
  • 26 May 2015729. Valerie L
    If a dubber is going to change the characters, dialogues, episodes, and even overall plot arcs, then they might as well be making a whole new show. Changing such important things absolutely ruins the creator's intention. In my opinion, this is akin to van
  • 25 May 2015728. David V
    Dont Ruin Naruto!
  • 18 May 2015727. Austin H
    DOWN WITH 4KIDS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  • 12 May 2015726. Rhys Farrell
    Sonic X Could have been so great! Now the voice actors voice in the games?! Sega betrayed us. So not only do 4kids ruin anime, but also my most loved game series!If I ever see that logo again I swear...
  • 12 May 2015725. Juan Carloss
    I AGREE WITH THIS COMPLETELY. IT IS WRONG TO CHANGE A WORK OF LITERATURE TO MAKE IT APPROPRIATE FOR AN AUDIENCE IT WAS NOT MEANT FOR.
  • 10 May 2015724. Ronald R
    Poor poor Shaman King...

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