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by michca
Apr 2nd, '09, 02:46
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (4/11/2009) - Ashita no Kita Yoshio
Replies: 17
Views: 13401

Wooo, all sound pretty good but I voted for Ashita no Kita Yoshio. Haven't seen anything with a storyline like that for a while. I am still going to try and dl the others though! ^^
by michca
Mar 18th, '09, 03:30
Forum: Travel
Topic: I need some help about London trip!
Replies: 7
Views: 3001

Ummm, that actually isn't a good part of London and you are far from all the fun stuff. Your best bet would be to get a hotel around the Marble Arch area and then just catch the underground to the Tower and Tower Bridge (mistakenly thought to be the London bridge. ^_^). If you stay in this area you ...
by michca
Mar 2nd, '09, 01:41
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Korean Food is Love
Replies: 7
Views: 3612

Ja jang myun and I blame it all on the korean shows I have watched, otherwise I would have never known about it! Japchae rocks too. :)
by michca
Feb 12th, '09, 05:09
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: What J-Drama would you like to see Hollywood try to remake?
Replies: 120
Views: 25111

None. All Hollywood remakes are bollocks...regardless of what country they are from. I'm still sneering over their remake of the Ring and the Eye. Oi.
by michca
Feb 10th, '09, 04:30
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (2/22/09) - Bengoshi no Kuzu
Replies: 18
Views: 11759

Voted for Bengoshi no Kuzu, but Gonzo sounds good to. Nice selection this time round. ^_^
by michca
Jan 28th, '09, 04:11
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Febraury 2009 KSOTM - Poll
Replies: 35
Views: 22220

I voted for Ice Girl. Would have voted for Loveholic except they use narcolepsy as part of the drama. Seriously?!? :blink I'm more for the traditional disease story lines, thanks!
by michca
Jan 26th, '09, 02:59
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (2/8/09) - Iguana no Musume
Replies: 19
Views: 11323

Iguana!! I am really hoping for some seeds. :P
by michca
Jan 5th, '09, 04:14
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: February 2009 KSOTM Nominations
Replies: 47
Views: 16223

I nominate Bad Couple!!! I have been trying to download the complete series forever and have not been able to. cheers!
by michca
Dec 28th, '08, 23:36
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: JSOTW: Looking For Volunteer Seeders
Replies: 128
Views: 120498

Ah, oh yeah, I am already seeding Shibatora with Querbeat's subs. cheers!
by michca
Dec 28th, '08, 23:33
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (1/11/09) - Loss Time Life / Lost Time Life
Replies: 10
Views: 9128

I am going to have to vote for Souri to Yobanaide, sounds good.

Ah! And for the next JSOTW I would like to nominate Fugou Keiji Season 1, please. :)
by michca
Dec 28th, '08, 23:28
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: JSOTW: Looking For Volunteer Seeders
Replies: 128
Views: 120498

I will be happy to seed 4 Shimai Tantei Dan, Fuma no Kojiro and Mop Girl (the batch). Surprised so many are in red! Cheers and happy New year! :)
by michca
Dec 28th, '08, 17:08
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE JDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 4437
Views: 1399160

i like dramas with Yamashita Tomohisa and Kamenashi Kazuya


If you haven't seen it yet, I recommend 1 Pound no Fukuin (1 pound gospel). It stars Kamenashi Kazuya as a boxer who falls in love with a nun and it is a fun romantic comedy.
by michca
Dec 26th, '08, 20:16
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE JDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 4437
Views: 1399160

If you need something fun and that will make you feel good, watch " Be Nice to People " that is being seeded right now since it is the JSOTW. I just finished it and I can't say enough good things about it! :wub: Also, Akihabara@Deep is a classic that I seriously love as well. Finally, Ame to Yume no...
by michca
Dec 21st, '08, 08:27
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Need help to identify a Jdrama? Ask here!
Replies: 997
Views: 85258

Yay, thanks!
by michca
Dec 21st, '08, 02:01
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Need help to identify a Jdrama? Ask here!
Replies: 997
Views: 85258

What drama is this?

Hi, I just happened to catch the tail end of a Japanese show on the Imaginasian channel a while back about a teenage boy who could see ghosts. He lives in a house with his crazy family and loads of ghosts which only he can see, one of whom is his grandfather who helps him deal with this talent. One ...
by michca
Dec 16th, '08, 03:31
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: January 2009 KSOTM Nominations
Replies: 20
Views: 9881

I would like to nominate Bad Couple, because I have been trying to get that series forever with few to no seeders. I have three episodes but would like the rest.
by michca
Dec 16th, '08, 03:27
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (12/28/08) - Watashitachi no Kyoukasho
Replies: 12
Views: 8179

wow, this is the first time I have really been torn between three, but I am going for Iguana since that series has had noooooooooo seeds for a while. cheers! ^_^
by michca
Dec 6th, '08, 05:12
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: WHAT DRAMA(S) ARE YOU CURRENTLY WATCHING?
Replies: 163
Views: 41826

Wow, I feel kinda weak compared to others. I am just watching: Mop Girl (so worth the wait) Shibatora (can the lead get any cuter?? I think not.) Evasive Inquiry Agency (so funny, yet smart) Midnight Rain (a bit ott in the drama department and yet I still want to watch) Koizora (am still trying to w...
by michca
Oct 13th, '08, 04:41
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (10/25/08) - Concerto
Replies: 21
Views: 11884

Aaaah, Dare Yorimo Mama wo Ai Su sounds cute so I am rooting for that one. ^_^
by michca
Aug 5th, '08, 21:23
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Worst K-Drama Ending
Replies: 45
Views: 14184

Really??? Ohhh, I will have to find that then. Thanks!!
by michca
Aug 5th, '08, 21:00
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Worst K-Drama Ending
Replies: 45
Views: 14184

Gumiho (9 Tailed Fox) - seriously, did that really have to happen to the sister?????? And when the ending scene finally occurred I think I shouted at the screen - at least let someone be a happy cookie!! Ah well, it was a damn good show even with the ending. Soulmate - I know, I know, don't hate me....
by michca
Jul 11th, '08, 23:01
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Worst J-drama Ever! (*spoilers*)
Replies: 824
Views: 198016

I don't think I would term it 'hate', I would just say more 'meh' and 'yawn'.

Of course, I also hearted Kimi wa Petto just because the plot was so bizarre and Jun did a phenom job in it, but everyone against it as well.

As battlegirlai said, "to each his own." So true! :)
by michca
Jul 11th, '08, 22:10
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (7/19/08) - Double Kitchen - (VOID)
Replies: 17
Views: 16534

Feelin a bit retro so I am going for Homework.
by michca
Jul 11th, '08, 03:57
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Worst J-drama Ever! (*spoilers*)
Replies: 824
Views: 198016

Zettai Kareshi...why oh why??? It had possibilities and the fellow who plays Night is gorgeous but meh, it is so bloody boring (I like him better in Hataraki Man, anyway). Stand up is the only one I haven't been able to get past the first episode, but I think Beach Boys is going to be added alongsid...
by michca
Jun 27th, '08, 02:58
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (7/5/08) - Kiraware Matsuko no Issho
Replies: 23
Views: 12219

Hmmm, lessee....slightly dark drama, darkety-dark drama, or optimistic drama?? I'm gonna have to go with optimistic on this one. ^_^
by michca
Jun 17th, '08, 18:23
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Japan's Mobile Phones
Replies: 31
Views: 11367

Oooh, be careful because a majority of the cell phones through DoCoMo are only on softband and so they still wouldn't work out here. (I think they have only a few models that will work on the US network).http://search.japantimes.co.jp/cgi-bin/nb20071127a2.html Good luck! Heh, I am currently hearting...
by michca
Jun 15th, '08, 22:33
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: [poll] Who's ure favourite Japanese actor?
Replies: 95
Views: 28487

I have to say Nagase Tomoya because he is great (and gorgeous) but Matsumoto Jun is right in there (I don't think anyone else could have pulled off that part in Kimi wa Petto).
by michca
Jun 4th, '08, 16:03
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTM (5/24/08) - First Love
Replies: 11
Views: 11944

*sigh* I voted for Ohsama no Resutoran, but it looks like a losing battle. Ah well. Oh, and I have to give a big shout out to whoever chose the Takashi Sorimachi pack last poll. I am only 3 eps into Cheap Love but I am absolutley hearting it. I have fallen in love with Sorimachi again, ever since I ...
by michca
May 14th, '08, 21:03
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTM (5/24/08) - Takashi Sorimachi Pack
Replies: 26
Views: 40008

Ooooh, I will dl Churasan if you see it. Cheers! :P
by michca
May 12th, '08, 16:22
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTM (5/24/08) - Takashi Sorimachi Pack
Replies: 26
Views: 40008

Woo, welcome back!
Definitely voting for the Takashi pack because of Cheap Love and Beach Boys. So good (and good looking). :wub:
by michca
May 1st, '08, 06:09
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Vote For May 2008's KSoTM!
Replies: 9
Views: 7415

I heart What's Up Fox and have had trouble downloading it so it gets my vote...esp just to hear that sleazy music they play everytime she is at her job...."C'est si bon, c'est si bon..."love it! :P
by michca
Apr 23rd, '08, 15:21
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Last Scandal (MBC, 2008)
Replies: 18
Views: 9301

I agree with that one too. I am hoping someone will pick it up in the future. *fingers crossed*
by michca
Apr 23rd, '08, 13:38
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Last Scandal (MBC, 2008)
Replies: 18
Views: 9301

I hope someone subs this, but for those of us who don't speak Korean, you can read episode summaries on Dramabeans (www.dramabeans.com) so will you at least know what is going on. cheers!
by michca
Apr 7th, '08, 16:29
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (4/19/08) - Hitonatsu no Papa e
Replies: 17
Views: 18903

Ooooh, the choices were pretty good this time round. Torn between Koibumi and Hitonatsu no Papa e, but I am going to have to go with Aya's drama. cheers!
by michca
Apr 3rd, '08, 05:58
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (4/5/08) - Warui Yatsura
Replies: 16
Views: 9331

Ooooh, Warui Yatsua sounds like a nice change from the fluffy romances that have been winning (and which I have been voting for!). I am going for the dark stuff this time round. Thanks InTr4nceWeTrust for keeping this thread and the nominations going,
by michca
Mar 1st, '08, 04:04
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Vote For March 2008's KSoTM!
Replies: 16
Views: 7919

Fireworks! Sounds super cute. ^^
by michca
Feb 29th, '08, 19:17
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Which Kdramas are Underrated?
Replies: 263
Views: 98741

I didn't think Jumong was underrated (esp since it is a period drama) and I know AZN or Imaginasian tv has shown the entire series like 3 times. I think it was pretty good though, so if people haven't seen it, they should give it a try. Emperor of the Sea as well...I don't think it did that well, bu...
by michca
Feb 25th, '08, 22:54
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (3/8/08) - Moto Kare
Replies: 40
Views: 17766

@InTr4nceWeTrust - Seriously, I think there must be something wrong if that wasn't a favorite scene...I mean you got rain, fighting yakuza, and a tormented Tomoya ripping off his shirt to reveal an impressive set of...errr...tatoos. ^^
Ahh, I think I am going to have to go rewatch that now. cheers!
by michca
Feb 25th, '08, 21:37
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW (3/8/08) - Moto Kare
Replies: 40
Views: 17766

Moto Kare for me (I am a sucker for rom coms)

Kallista, your avatar rocks. You have my most fave moment from My Boss, My Hero on it (where he rips off his wet t-shirt to reveal his yakuza tatoos *meow*) ^_^
by michca
Feb 22nd, '08, 23:05
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW - Koi Seyo Otome
Replies: 28
Views: 13908

Just as well. I have been trying to download Koi Seyo Otome and poor ep 1 has been stuck at 70% with 1 seed at best. :unsure: I am so looking forward to when/if it wins and I will be happy to seed the few eps that I did manage to download.
by michca
Feb 21st, '08, 17:59
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: Which Kdramas are Underrated?
Replies: 263
Views: 98741

--NINE TAILED FOX AKA. GUMIHO AKA FORBIDDEN LOVE -- Dalj ja's spring-it was AMAZING, my favorite after full house--yet not many people saw it!! I completely agree with you on these. Gumiho was original and interesting (I heart Jun Jin in this) and Dal Ja was just brilliant and cute. Also 18 vs. 29....
by michca
Feb 21st, '08, 17:31
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE JDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 4437
Views: 1399160

Can someone recommend me a show similar to Liar Game? I finished the show in a day, and really enjoyed the parts with strategy and outsmarting your opponent, so I was hoping there were more shows like that. Thanks a lot! You might want to try the following if you liked Liar Game (though these are m...
by michca
Feb 11th, '08, 02:45
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW - Koi Seyo Otome
Replies: 28
Views: 13908

Koi Seyo Otome sounds good! Cheers for having it be one of the nominees...now hopefully it will win. *fingers crossed*
by michca
Feb 10th, '08, 01:12
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW - Psychometrer Eiji Season 1
Replies: 19
Views: 13409

Oooh, koi ga shita does sound really interesting. I think I will snag the chance while you are seeding, cheers!
by michca
Feb 5th, '08, 22:44
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE JDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 4437
Views: 1399160

Bucho!!! Aaaaah, I loved Hotaru no Hikari. Great reccomendation. :thumright:
Oh, and don't forget about the ole classic Lunch Queen. Great cast, funny and romantic as well. It will also get you craving omurice...even if you are not sure what it is.
by michca
Feb 4th, '08, 19:16
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: February 2008's KSoTM: Bad Family
Replies: 15
Views: 14528

Woo! This one sounds great. Who doesn't like a series about well-meaning gangsters??!! Thanks! :cheers:
by michca
Feb 4th, '08, 17:30
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE JDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 4437
Views: 1399160

Yep, check out Mop Girl (eps. 1-3 are currently available right now). If you are into funny manga-inspired shows then the Yukan Club is pretty good as well as Fuma no Kojiro. Also, Galileo rocked, even though it isn't comedy...though it did have a lot of funny moments.
by michca
Feb 1st, '08, 05:32
Forum: Series of the Week/Month
Topic: Japanese SoTW - Psychometrer Eiji Season 1
Replies: 19
Views: 13409

Oooh, the Psychometrer Eiji sounds good. I can get a paranormal crime fighting fix while waiting for the rest of the Mop Girl subs. :thumleft:
by michca
Jan 22nd, '08, 17:44
Forum: Korean Culture & Entertainment
Topic: How did you get introduced to K-Drama?
Replies: 185
Views: 37581

Thanks to American daytime tv being so bad, I ended up on the Imaginasian and AZN channels while home sick with bronchitis. I ended up sitting through Goong, Emperor of the Sea, and Full House and ever since then I have been hooked. :wub:
by michca
Jan 7th, '08, 18:12
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE JDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 4437
Views: 1399160

Monkeey, stick with My Boss, My Hero because it gets funnier as it goes along. That show endeared me to Nagase Tomoya. :wub: More romance/comedy would be Lunch Queen (a classic in my book and it made me an addict of omurice. mmmmm. I am so easily influenced.), Hotaru no Hikari and Orange Days. I hav...
by michca
Sep 26th, '07, 21:15
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE JDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 4437
Views: 1399160

cutina124 wrote: I need help. I have seen so many J-darama's and am need of reccomendations. I need non run of the mill drama's but that still have some attractive people in it. I'm not shallow I just hate watching really boring people on TV. Right now I am watching Love revolution and Liar game. I...
by michca
Sep 26th, '07, 16:50
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TwDrama] Why Why Love (CTS, 2007)
Replies: 662
Views: 189126

Hehehe, no worries. I only remember this one because it left me so bitter. Pity too, since Mike was so good in it (though I must say he is loads better with Rainie in this show than he was with that girl). What show were you referring to?
by michca
Sep 26th, '07, 16:28
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TwDrama] Why Why Love (CTS, 2007)
Replies: 662
Views: 189126

Thank God that this doesn't have a melodramatic ending. I am glad as well that it didn't go all 'Love Contract' on us. *sigh* That was so disappointing. Btw (and I know this is off topic, sorry), Barbie wasn't in love contract...this is what sorta happened (I am still a bit perplexed over it) The gi...
by michca
Sep 24th, '07, 03:50
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Worst J-drama Ever! (*spoilers*)
Replies: 824
Views: 198016

Poor Hana Kimi...it isn't the greatest drama, but Toma makes Nakatsu so likeable that I have enjoyed watching it. (and I am just soooo thankful that they cast someone not so gratingly annoying like Ella...holy jeez, and her hairlip kept bothering me throughout the whole Taiwanese series) The worst f...
by michca
Sep 12th, '07, 22:27
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TwDrama] Why Why Love (CTS, 2007)
Replies: 662
Views: 189126

Ack...why does it have to get over-dramatic?! I am kind of waiting to see what happens to Mike's character before watching the rest because I am so not a fan of sad or bittersweet endings. Oh, and baby shin's avatar (love it, btw!) was from one of the best jdorama's EVER - Nodame Cantabile and the f...
by michca
Aug 17th, '07, 22:19
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: 9 End 2 Outs (MBC, 2007)
Replies: 56
Views: 21668

This drama is getting to be really good and it is killing me that my Korean isn't better so I know what is going on with eps 4-9. Does anyone know of anyone who summarizes what happens in each episode until the subs come out? cheers!
by michca
Jul 27th, '07, 23:40
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] LIAR GAME (All Seasons)
Replies: 937
Views: 294569

They still have some of Liar Game posted on Dailymotion.com. I say part because some of the uploaded eps are subbed in French and others in english (I don't know about you, but I so don't read French). Hopefully the torrent will be easy to download once the subs come out. Once again, thanks subbers ...
by michca
Jul 25th, '07, 19:51
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nodame Cantabile and also its SP in Europe
Replies: 2131
Views: 557608

OMG! Thanks so much for those links. That was absolutley hilarious and I was happy to get a 'Nodame and Chiaki' fix...its been a while. Cheers!
by michca
Jul 10th, '07, 16:03
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Survey] Your Best J-dramas: Ranked! (Update #17)
Replies: 923
Views: 268646

1) Nodame Cantabile (I so heart this rom com)
2)Tiger and Dragon (Brilliant writing and sooooo funny)
3)Kisarazu Cat's Eye (Ditto)