Monthly Archives: February 2007

Wonder Festival 28

I attended the 28th Wonder Festival today. Although I’m no figure collector, I do enjoy going there just to take photos. (I think I might have become a camera freak lately…) Here are some figures I thought were seriouly cool:

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Byousoku 5 Centimetre #1: It’s Japan porn.

Here are some random and unorganized thoughts of mine on the anime: This anime is all about the settings. There’s not really a plot. The characters are downplayed. What we are seeing is the two characters living their daily lives in a setting which is a lot larger than themselves. The character design is simplistic […]

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AOU 2007: Arcade Games Galore

My boss came to me on Thursday and asked, “Do you like games?” Well, yes of course! Otherwise, I wouldn’t be interning in a game company like this! However, what he meant was that he was going to give me a ticket to the All Nippon Amusement Machine Operators’ Union Expo 2007, aka AOU 2007. […]

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To LOVEる 39: Costume Mayhem

Yabuki-sensei continues to deliver quality fanservice, in both the most blatant and the sublter way. Rito, Mikan, and Lala go skating, quite an unlikely setup for skinny fanservice, eh? Well, don’t underestimate the writer! Lala is good at it already though it’s the first time she skates. Rito sucks royally, so he complains that he […]

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Random Bits #3: Camera Test Run and Sankuri 34 Report

Camera Test Run I have just acquired a Canon EOS KISS Digital N (known as the Digital Rebel XT in the US) from Akihabara today after a long trek to Sankuri 34. (A picture of the loots available below.) Well, so here are some pictures of my small otaku room that I just moved in […]

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Mahou Sensei Negima 154: Electronic Warfare, Simplified (Catching-up Edition)

Apologies for no Negima & School Rumble summary for a long while. Chiu, Makie, and Iinchou gets transfered to a virtual space filled with water and fish. Donning Mahou Shoujo Biblion costumes, they wage electronic warfare with Chachamaru. Preparing for battle, Chiu changes into Biblion Roulin(?) Rouge costume with her artifact.

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Sunshine Creation 34 Window Shopping List

Cardcaptor has returned to Japan for an internship again, and he is going to attend Sunshine Creation 34, aka Sankuri 34, this coming Sunday. Let us take a look at circles he’s going to check out.  恋愛漫画家 (A-12ab): For the new Code Geass book. サークルAV (A-47ab): Let’s see what they have to offer. Pink Chuchu […]

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Toloveru 38: Eve + Yuri = Yami-chan = Delicious

As you might know, Cardcaptor is a fanboy of the stylish loli by the name Eve of the Black Cat fame. Now that Yabuki Kentarou decides to include her in the supreme fanservice extraordinaire manga Toloveru, Cardcaptor is overjoyed beyond words. Moreover, Yabuki-sensei gives her a slight hint of Yuri this time. What more can […]

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