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alt.fan.utena Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Updated 13 August 2006
Current version: 2.3
Original Author: SenshiNeko
Editor: Death Quaker (mistress@deathquaker.org)
This document is also available in plain text format: http://www.deathquaker.org/utena/AFUFAQ.txt



i. Version and FAQ Locations

The current version of the FAQ is posted at http://www.deathquaker.org/utena/AFUFAQ.txt and in slightly more navigable HTML format at http://www.deathquaker.org/utena/afufaq.html . In an ideal world, the FAQ would be posted monthly to the Usenet newsgroup alt.fan.utena. In reality, it is posted whenever Death Quaker gets around to it, or at least whenever it is updated.

Version 2.3:
Additional soundtrack information provided and other minor edits.



ii. Table Of Contents

  1. About the FAQ

  2. Introduction to alt.fan.utena

  3. General Newsgroup Etiquette
    1. Binaries
    2. Spelling, Typing in All Caps, and "l33t" Speak
    3. Replying to Posts
    4. Spam, Trolls and Misdirected Posts
    5. Test Posts
    6. [BRACKETS]

  4. Posting Guidelines for alt.fan.utena
    1. Subjects and Subject Lines
    2. Cross Posting
    3. Language and Subject Matter
    4. SPOILER Information
    5. Character (and Real People) Bashing

  5. Subject Indicators Used on AFU

  6. AFU Lingo
    1. The Utena Code
    2. "AFU no," Keepers, and Princes
    3. Animoticons and Other Things

  7. Frequently Asked Questions

  8. Utena-Related Websites

  9. Utena Related Communities/Discussions

  10. Utena in All Media!
    1. A Utena Products Available in the U.S.
    2. Utena Products from Japan

  11. General Online and AFU Abbreviations

  12. Anime Glossary – English Terms

  13. Anime Glossary – Japanese Terms

  14. Acknowledgements

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