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To confuse Lain


What a waste, Lain managed to do that just on her own.


I guess double trouble is better muddle.
Does that rhyme?


dont get lost


why did everyone die lol

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Why is SEL (or at least Lain herself) getting a resurgence in popularity with "minecraft and monster energy"-type zoomers? I know I can't be the only one who's noticed it, and it's not just because they like anime altogether. These people are as young as 12 or 13 and also are into the "xenogender" trend. What's going on?
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She got open-sourced until 2027 so lots of people are making content.


She got open-sourced??


>open-sourced until 2027
What happens after 2027?


That doesn't have anything to do with what I'm talking about.
He's referring to the "lain TTL" event: https://www.nbcuni.co.jp/rondorobe/anime/lain/ttl/
SEL became copyright-free (with tons of asterisks) on the 21st anniversary of the first airing of the show, and will remain that way until the 30th anniversary in 2028. I don't know how Japanese people use the phrase "open source" but it's clearly very different from ours, since they didn't publish any source material, and all they're saying is that you're allowed to make money off of your original Lain artwork and merchandise as long as it's not religious, pornographic, posing as official product, etc.


Yeah I have a feeling that all of my friends in that crowd haven't actually seen SEL, but can relate to Lain as a symbol of a girl lost in the mix of real and wired worlds.
In other words, she's sort of disassociated from her source material and become a symbol for the youth that feel something bad about their half-physical, half-digital existence

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What does that mean?

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A long time ago another anon told me about a Russian fandub of Lain, he was an avid collector of physical releases and merchandise but never ended up coming back with a torrent like he said he would. That's the only time I could ever get info, is it just a myth or is it out there? I want to believe.
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Damn nigga.


Sorry for the wait.
Check the thread on the keyword "дубляж".


Wow! Thanks guys, I'll surely be sharing this around.


Anyone has this file? Re-upload please. There appears to be only second thread on/a/ board and it has nothing about "дубляж".
Here are all 3 existing Lain tags on 2ch.hk archive:
Onion mirror:


Oh well, just woke up and didn't notice the backlink. Someone forgot to tag the shit.
There are also a very old secret thread on /tr/ board:

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I like this and I would like to have it, even though it's just a china production. But I will not buy something like this because it's consoomer-tier cringe and true lainons/wirenons keep their lainirity hidden from the radar.
On the one hand I feel the urge to consoom. On the other hand my daoist ass knows, he's nothing behind his representation and you don't become a more or less valuable or "real" fan/enthusiast by consooming goods to represent your level of enthusiam or fandom.
Being a true fan of lain is like being a true believer in zen. You represent it by not trying to represent it. You are without trying to be. Or you try to be and minimize your chance of being.

R8, checks and thoughts?


Also: Feel free to discuss about lain-fandom or consoomerism itd.
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I must've overlooked that one. My thread has nothing to do with me needing someone else decide for me, just with curiosity over how other people get along with the thin line between buying and consooming.


theres no thin line, they're both the same, buying and coomsuming its what you believe it its, buying anime figures might seem like just a buying hobby for one, but as degenerate coomsuming to others, same with guns, clothes, and women.

its only bad if it takes over a part of your life, but theyre one in the same.


nigga i wrote a single word besides quoting you and you wrote an essay, you are not even responding to anything anyone did


It's a fucking shirt. Just buy it!


yes i also make my decisions based on the internet hivemind


Let's all love Lain
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I love lain


Lets all love lain
"If you're not remembered, then you never existed."


lets all love lain :D


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where and how can i download lain bootleg game? Any recommendations?


Let me hook you up, baby! https://litter.catbox.moe/40zmbh.zip
Though I would recommend torrenting the whole CD because it has lots and lots of nice stuff. Take note that this is intended for Japanese computers so text files and dialog boxes might have scrambled text ("mojibakeh") in them if your locale is anything but Japanese.


Whoops forgot that there's an archive.org link https://archive.org/details/lainbootlegwin

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The annual independent SEL stream, American side. Tune in to https://cytu.be/r/thelainstream/ on July 21st 11:59 PM (2021-7-22 3:59 AM UTC ) to watch Serial Experiments Lain with anons from all around the webring and beyond, English subtitles included. No sign-up required, just hop in!


The stream is going to be repeated at the same time on the 21st of this month due to error. The playlist will be publicly open for two hours prior, so make sure to join in early if you want to participate in music and video sharing pre-stream. Same link, no sign-up required.


See you all soon.

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Since the new wirechan has fucked up, all of the images of Lain are gone from the Lain board.

Here's a Lain gif to enjoy for now.

Love Lain
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it was the perfect niche filler i heard they wanna bring it back in a more forum type way


may lain give me strength


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Hi everyone. Over the past few months I have been working on the Lain Pack, a folder with just a bunch of Lain stuff, some rare some common. Some highlights are all 3 OSTs, the Anime itself, the artbook, a bunch of avatars and website banners (some sadly dont work) and more. One reason I started making it is because that damn torrent never has seeders. This is just 0.5, please suggest more to be put in! Anyways, here is the download: https://six10.pw/LainPack_v0.5.zip
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Thank you



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That is a very nice folder. I also like your website and your youtube videos too.

Thank you :3


does anyone know the origin of this image? I've seen it floating around the internet but i wonder where it comes from and also if there's a higher res version of it


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It's from one the artbooks, judging by the patterns the pic you're replying to is almost certainly an AI upscale though. ABe drew Lain over a workstation during development, apparently. I know I'm going to get called autistic-obsessive/schizo for noticing this but when Yasuo (her dad) opens his computer in the first episode, you can see this very picture in the dynamic "windows" (pic related). In fact if you look closely past the awful compression, you can see that every picture here is from the artbooks.

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