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Manga Plagiarism “More Blatant Than Ever”

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2ch’s plagiarism police have been sharing some of their favourite examples of how not to go about blatant manga plagiarism, although at times it seems their zealous pursuit of these goals has got the better of them.

It should of course be noted that spoilers may be present in the various images used:

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As usual, the lines between parody, homage, inspiration, copying and outright coincidence are ones many find difficult to discern – although many are so blatant it is only hard to see how they could possibly evade detection.

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