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Tempest
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PostPosted: Tue Apr 29, 2008 11:49 am Reply with quote
darksideoftheanime wrote:
I'm seeing ads for [This is a known Bootleg Site] on this site. Are they legit or are they bootlegers?


Bootlegs. Unfortunately I had been very busy and didn't see this post all weekend till someone pointed the problem out to me yesterday. Blocked the site around 15:30 yesterday.

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jr0904



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PostPosted: Wed Apr 30, 2008 8:24 am Reply with quote
but some are actually real.How can anyone tell which one is which???
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PostPosted: Wed Apr 30, 2008 7:04 pm Reply with quote
jr0904 wrote:
but some are actually real.How can anyone tell which one is which???


Best you can do is just cautious. This thread provides some information that should hopefully a little in that regard.
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braves



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PostPosted: Tue May 13, 2008 6:44 pm Reply with quote
I spotted this one:

Quote:
Free Streaming Anime
Millions of Free Anime Videos All the Latest Titles in One Place.
www.[This site links to Bootleg sites and legit sites]/Anime
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braves



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PostPosted: Thu May 22, 2008 5:43 pm Reply with quote
Another one:

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Free Anime
All your Favorite Episodes Thousands of Anime Available Free
[THIS IS A KNOWN PIRACY SITE]" target="_blank" class="postlink" rel="nofollow">www.">[THIS IS A KNOWN PIRACY SITE]


EDIT: More:

Quote:
Bleach Anime DVD Boxset
$119.99 Uncut Eps 1-119 Eng Subs 100% Free Worldwide Shipping
www.[This is a known Bootleg Site]
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braves



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PostPosted: Wed Jun 04, 2008 5:17 pm Reply with quote
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"Death Note" Box Set
Death Note DVDs at Great Prices fast shipping, up to 60% off
[This is a Known Bootleg Site]" target="_blank" class="postlink" rel="nofollow">www.">[This is a Known Bootleg Site]


I highly doubt there's a region-free Death Note DVD. Anime smile + sweatdrop
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Moomintroll



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PostPosted: Sat Jun 28, 2008 7:34 am Reply with quote
Bootleg site:

Quote:
Hellsing Collection
£9.99 Complete Anime DVD Boxset Free Shipping on all Orders
This is a Known Bootleg Site" target="_blank" class="postlink" rel="nofollow">www.">This is a Known Bootleg Site
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braves



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PostPosted: Fri Jul 04, 2008 7:06 pm Reply with quote
I've been seeing Google ads for ">This is a Known Bootleg Site. Needless to say, I doubt it's legal.
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Tempest
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PostPosted: Sat Jul 05, 2008 3:27 am Reply with quote
All done. Thanks for pointing them out.

Chris
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Moomintroll



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PostPosted: Mon Jul 07, 2008 3:22 pm Reply with quote
Quote:
Best Anime Download Sites
Your Favourite Anime and Manga Legal Download At One Price Only
[This is a Known Bootleg Site]" target="_blank" class="postlink" rel="nofollow">">[This is a Known Bootleg Site]


Passes itself off as a review site for legal downloads but it appears to actually be a referal site for illegal download paysites.
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braves



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PostPosted: Thu Jul 10, 2008 7:54 pm Reply with quote
braves wrote:
Quote:
"Death Note" Box Set
Death Note DVDs at Great Prices fast shipping, up to 60% off
[This is a Known Bootleg Site]" target="_blank" class="postlink" rel="nofollow">www.">[This is a Known Bootleg Site]


I highly doubt there's a region-free Death Note DVD. Anime smile + sweatdrop


Tempest, is this site actually legal (it sure doesn't look like it) or did you just miss it?
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Moomintroll



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PostPosted: Sun Jul 13, 2008 6:06 am Reply with quote
Bootlegs:

Quote:
Claymore DVD Boxset
£23.99 Uncut Anime English Subbed Free Shipping Worldwide
[This is a Known Bootleg Site]" target="_blank" class="postlink" rel="nofollow">www.">[This is a Known Bootleg Site]
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Moomintroll



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PostPosted: Thu Jul 17, 2008 2:39 am Reply with quote
More bootlegs...

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Witchblade on DVD
All 23 Uncut Episodes 2 Seasons on 4 DVDS
www.DVDMediaStar.com


Quote:
Cowboy Bebop DVD Boxset
£19.99 Uncut Anime English Dubbed Free Shipping Worldwide
[This is a Known Bootleg Site]" target="_blank" class="postlink" rel="nofollow">www.">[This is a Known Bootleg Site]
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Shiroi Hane
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 22, 2008 7:55 pm Reply with quote
Quote:
Ayakashi DVD
£9.99 English Subbed Anime OVA 1000+ Titles in our Anime Megastore
[This is a Known Bootleg Site]" target="_blank" class="postlink" rel="nofollow">www.">[This is a Known Bootleg Site]


There's a lot of dodgy stuff there. The Ayakashi DVD for example is region 0 with english and chinese subtitles.

--edit--
sorry, missed Moomintroll's report of the same site above.
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Moomintroll



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PostPosted: Wed Jul 23, 2008 8:07 am Reply with quote
Yeah, the logicalmart ad's have been popping up pretty much every time I visit ANN.

More bootlegs:

Quote:
"Air Gear" Anime
Buy Air Gear DVD at Great Prices fast shipping, up to 60% off
[This is a Known Bootleg Site]" target="_blank" class="postlink" rel="nofollow">www.">[This is a Known Bootleg Site]
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