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Official BBS of Fresh Precure! Closed Due to Arguments Between Adult Fans

by dtshyk
Mar 12, 2009 2:37 AM | 18 Comments
The official BBS of "Fresh Precure!" was temporarily closed this month. Toei Animation explained that some users have posted unpleasant comments, which were against the rule of the BBS. According to Tech Insight, the users, supposedly grown-ups, started communicating with each other and created a "closed community-like" atmosphere. Other users criticized them that their behaviors had been repelling kids, who were supposed to be the main target of the anime. The intensive arguments between the adult fans resulted in the closure of the BBS.

Source: TechInsight
Source: Fresh Precure! Official website

18 Comments Recent Comments

You're kidding! People actually argued over THAT? Talk about schlubs in serious need of a life!

Mar 15, 2009 4:16 AM by PhillyFlash

The internet strikes again!

Mar 15, 2009 12:50 AM by osakaki

Thank gawd I never knew of this forum.

Mar 15, 2009 12:35 AM by Toddler_Naruto

... hmm, just let them watch it jeez... If I get beaten up by otakus.. I would know why.

Mar 12, 2009 7:21 PM by Rei_12

Well it doesn't get much worst than that....

Mar 12, 2009 6:05 PM by iTom

The majority of the people on those BBS are usually adults and it is no surprise that the kids felt left out, as the argument intensifies..

Mar 12, 2009 4:45 PM by Kira01


Mar 12, 2009 3:14 PM by blahblabha

lol, adults acting like children over a children's animu.

Mar 12, 2009 1:04 PM by windy

Everyone's a child at heart, I guess their hearts are just a little closer to the surface. ^^;

Mar 12, 2009 12:22 PM by Ustnap

grown-ups? really? you can call them that after that mess?

Mar 12, 2009 10:33 AM by kisami

the_seventh_l said:
lol fandom

Calm down guys, it's just a mahou shoujo series. :/

Lol, those who posted something like that ... should be the reason. I guess they didn't get enough troll messages like "ILUVTHISANIMESOMUCH!'' I_i

Mar 12, 2009 9:39 AM by DragonsWhip

lol fandom

Calm down guys, it's just a mahou shoujo series. :/

Mar 12, 2009 8:49 AM by the_seventh_l

damnit people like that make us older fans look like nutcases XD

Mar 12, 2009 8:32 AM by eppyomega

AngelRayne said:
I don't think was just japanese adult-otakus that did this.

*Looks at the rest of the MAL users*
*Looks at you*

Mar 12, 2009 6:39 AM by Carp

I don't think it was just japanese adult-otakus that did this.

*Looks at the rest of the MAL users*


Mar 12, 2009 5:18 AM by tulongest

Yeah, I heard about this a while ago. I wonder if the show attracts more otaku than it does kids- sounds like it does.

Mar 12, 2009 4:27 AM by Siing

Bluesnow said:
Silly fanboys/girls xD

I don't think they are boys/girls. They were talking about "Sentimental Journey", "Wedding Peach", "Steel Angel Kurumi". Pretty much sounds like in their 30's.

Mar 12, 2009 4:12 AM by dtshyk

Silly fanboys/girls xD

Although personally I find lurking places like that amusing~
In a series like this I'm sure the crazy fans are slightly more amusing to watch than the series xD

Mar 12, 2009 3:14 AM by Bluesnow