Monthly Archives: February 2008

“Nanoha-chan to Fate-chan ga Raburabu nan da yo!” said Tamura Yukari.

It’s official! 【ニコニコ動画】なのはさんによる伝説的告白【中の人】 The above video is full of lulz. First, a 15-year-old boy sent a postcard asking Yukarin “[...] Girls I like are 2D characters and Yukarin. It’s awkward to say that, isn’t it? Can you suggest a way to avoid the subject?” Yukarin and the co-host went “Hmm… This is difficult.” And Yukarin […]

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M.N.M.K. San Shimai wa Heibon Nanoka?

The titular video, M.N.M.K. San Shimai wa Heibon Nanoka? (M.N.M.K.三姉妹は平凡なのか? 最終鬼畜南家 【みなみけMAD】), is probably the best recent Nico Nico Douga remix. See for yourself how AWESOME it is below:

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Sayonara Zetsubou-sensei

If I learned something from watching Sayonara Zetsubou-sensei (hereby referred to as SZS), then it’s the fact that SZS is not a great show to marathon. While this picture has something to do with the content, it is clearly a shameless attempt to attract readers.

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The Evolution of Creativity: Nico Nico Douga and Doujinshi Subculture in Web 2.0

I gave a talk on Nico Nico Douga at Barcamp Bangkok on January 26, 2008. The event itself was fun and I got to meet a lot of interesting people, many of whom shared some obsession with Japanese media like I do. I’m posting here a revised version of the talk script and the talk […]

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