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by shuurei
Dec 26th, '09, 15:31
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: What shows are you following now and how do you like 'em
Replies: 6
Views: 3044

Shokojo Seira for me; I'll be watching the final episode now. And Liar Game Season 2.
by shuurei
Dec 18th, '09, 13:07
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Where are all the dorama viewers?
Replies: 54
Views: 10809

Well, I just don't want to go, "Kyaa!" or gush, or say whatever sentiments I have regarding the doramas I watch. I tried in the past, though. I guess, I just enjoy watching doramas on my own; I cry, laugh, loathe, and fall in love along with the characters, albeit silently. There.
by shuurei
Dec 28th, '08, 06:46
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: How About J-Actresses/Actors you DON'T like??
Replies: 398
Views: 165866

Kimutaku, although he tends to act uniformly at times, as most japanese actors do, I find Karei naru Ichizoku his most compelling role. While japanese actors in general are either stoic or exaggerated, the plot of japanese dramas are thought-provoking. For example, Anego. Baka-jin was in there and h...
by shuurei
Apr 3rd, '08, 11:57
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Zettai Kareshi / Absolute Boyfriend
Replies: 702
Views: 221591

Wah! Mokomichi is perfect for the part! He's tall, he's handsome, he's got a great bod...Can't wait for this drama!
by shuurei
Apr 3rd, '08, 11:54
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TwDrama] Honey & Clover (CTS/GTV, 2008)
Replies: 35
Views: 32234

OMG! Joe Cheng as Mayama in Honey and Clover...Awesome.
by shuurei
Feb 4th, '08, 14:13
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Bara no nai Hanaya: Katori Shingo/Takeuchi Yuko
Replies: 334
Views: 122545

love this drama. it just makes me want to take a peek at the spoilers...must exercise self-restraint.
by shuurei
Jan 2nd, '08, 15:42
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Survey] Your Best J-dramas: Ranked! (Update #17)
Replies: 923
Views: 280005

I'm voting for:

HERO (how come nobody is voting for this?)
NODAME CANTABILE
ORANGE DAYS

close runners-up:

Trick
Long Vacation
Anego (the plight of single, career-oriented women, lol!)
by shuurei
Jan 2nd, '08, 15:26
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Engine
Replies: 37
Views: 15154

I'm almost through watching it. I love the story and Kimutaku as well... Some of the kids are now big-name stars
by shuurei
Jan 1st, '08, 12:56
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: JDorama '08 Jan- Mar [Info+Links]
Replies: 22
Views: 16894

Thanks for the info! I'm looking forward to Honey and Clover, the ones with Oguri Shun, Tamaki Hiroshi, Kame Kazuya and Eita. Of course, I'm ecstatic to watch the Nodame Cantabile SP, with or without subs. Happy New Year!
by shuurei
Dec 23rd, '07, 23:01
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TwDrama] It Started With A Kiss 2 (CTS/GTV, 2007)
Replies: 736
Views: 354827

Thanks for the links, simple_insecurities!
by shuurei
Dec 23rd, '07, 01:05
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TwDrama] It Started With A Kiss 2 (CTS/GTV, 2007)
Replies: 736
Views: 354827

I don't think Xiang Qing is dumb. If she really was, no matter how hard Zhi Shu tries to tutor her, she wouldn't understand it. I think she's a little clueless that she acts a little weird (remember the costume party where she dressed-up as a japanese ghost?) or that she has stalker tendencies. lol!...
by shuurei
Dec 17th, '07, 13:47
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TwDrama] It Started With A Kiss 2 (CTS/GTV, 2007)
Replies: 736
Views: 354827

thanks a lot for the torrent files and download links! i'd love to watch the first ep even if i dont understand chinese...
by shuurei
Dec 8th, '07, 12:42
Forum: Chinese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Who is the best looking taiwanese drama actor?
Replies: 322
Views: 148333

I had to cast a vote for only one, so I chose Vic. But really, it's almost a three-way tie with Joe Cheng and Mike He. I've loved Viz Zhou since his Meteor Garden days. While most Filipinos loved Jerry, I fell in love with the soft-spoken, dreamy-eyed and very skinny Zaizai. lol! He's even more gorg...
by shuurei
Dec 8th, '07, 12:31
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TwDrama] It Started With A Kiss 2 (CTS/GTV, 2007)
Replies: 736
Views: 354827

Yay! I'm so in love with this series. It was evven dubbed in our language (filipino) when it was shown here. the couple's outfit sure is cute but i bet ariel had a hard time convincing joe to wear it in the story.
by shuurei
Dec 1st, '07, 04:16
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Yukan Club
Replies: 645
Views: 157504

Well, though I agree that the acting in this series is kinda bland and that the actors don't command the scenes, I'm still watching the series. Jin is so cute you can't help yourself but watch him. Besides, there's this Mike He episode. He's a Taiwanese actor/model, as for the accent, his lines were...
by shuurei
Dec 1st, '07, 04:06
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Yukan Club
Replies: 645
Views: 157504

I know this is kinda late but my gosh, Mike He in Yukan Club! Wow! Jin and Mike in one episode...that's like a dream come true...yay!
by shuurei
Oct 18th, '07, 15:27
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Utahime - Upcoming Nagase Drama!
Replies: 221
Views: 71546

I'm downloading the raw episode now and I can't wait to watch it though I don't understand japanese!
by shuurei
Oct 18th, '07, 15:26
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Utahime - Upcoming Nagase Drama!
Replies: 221
Views: 71546

I'm downloading the raw episode now and I can't wait to watch it though I don't understand japanese!
by shuurei
Oct 18th, '07, 15:20
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Yukan Club
Replies: 645
Views: 157504

I'm still downloading the first episode. Can't wait to watch it even though I can't understand japanese! All in the name of bakanishi-love! yay!
by shuurei
Oct 16th, '07, 13:11
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Yukan Club
Replies: 645
Views: 157504

Today is the d-day! Yay! Can't wait to watch Yukan Club.
by shuurei
Oct 1st, '07, 13:44
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Japanese and Dental Plan..
Replies: 27
Views: 4973

Really, there's a big fuss about crooked teeth here. In fairness, in most Asian countries, as the actors/actresses grow older or get more famous, they start to make adjustments with their teeth. For example, Vic Zhou and Jun Matsumoto, they now have a set of really good teeth, but before, when they ...
by shuurei
Sep 30th, '07, 13:58
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Hey! Say! JUMP (BEST & 7)
Replies: 184
Views: 52907

A couple of months back, I got to watch this group perform in Music Station and they're a bunch of good-looking kids, especially Yamada Ryosuke, the one in Tantei Gakuen Q. I'm curious to know how they'll look five years from now...They're so adorable.
by shuurei
Sep 29th, '07, 00:28
Forum: Travel
Topic: Tourists of the Philipinnes
Replies: 106
Views: 33366

Lol! Filipinos have this weird sense of associating caucasians as germans when they cannot understand what they're saying. It's a joke, actually. So, when Filipinos say you speak German or that you're probably German, most often than not, they're telling you that they can't understand you and your ...
by shuurei
Sep 28th, '07, 17:15
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Koike Teppei
Replies: 354
Views: 129327

yay! I've been wondering what his name is. Now I know. He's really kawaii, he looks so cuddly, like a teddy bear, or a baby...I usually just call him as the guy in Dragon Zakura and Gokusen 2 and as the lead in Lovely Complex...He's a kawaii chibi. One time, I saw him perform in Music Station and he...
by shuurei
Sep 28th, '07, 16:01
Forum: Travel
Topic: Tourists of the Philipinnes
Replies: 106
Views: 33366

we invented the bloody language. my accent is slighty on the posh side, but easy to understand. i'm not from anywhere near Birmingham or Scotland, liverpool or Ireland. those accents are tough to understand, even for a brit like me. my accent isnt like that, more of a harry potter accent, or if you...
by shuurei
Sep 27th, '07, 15:58
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Orange Days
Replies: 218
Views: 81253

Orange days? Hmm...It was leading to a sad ending but then, there was a twist. yeah... so is it safe for me to watch ? I don't want to feel depressed afterwards, i was traumatized by 1 litre of tears. Thanks! yeah it's safe for u to watch..great show..don't miss it :thumright: yes, it's safe to wat...
by shuurei
Sep 26th, '07, 17:18
Forum: Chinese Actors & Actresses
Topic: vic zhou's hair style
Replies: 39
Views: 40376

Wah! Didn't like the short hair, it makes him look too young. But he's still darn good looking. The one he had in Silence is better, plus the color suits him. The only regret I have is that I wasnt able to watch him when F4 came to the Philippines. Back then, I couldn't afford the pricey tickets. BT...
by shuurei
Sep 26th, '07, 17:10
Forum: Chinese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Wu Chun
Replies: 265
Views: 186383

I recently watched Tokyo Juliet and Hana Kimi, and I must say Wu Chun is so darn good looking. He looks fresh, really, and he's got a tight butt...but i'd prefer to see him in not-so tight jeans. So Cute. And his lips are pink and they look soft. When he dressed up as a woman in Tokyp Juliet, I thou...
by shuurei
Sep 26th, '07, 15:58
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Orange Days
Replies: 218
Views: 81253

fayewolf wrote:Does this have a sad ending? I can't bear to watch another sad ending story...

Orange days? Hmm...It was leading to a sad ending but then, there was a twist.
by shuurei
Sep 25th, '07, 16:58
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Let's learn Japanese....
Replies: 837
Views: 214666

Hi! I want to learn Japanese. I have a japanese-talking furby which i bought here in manila. though I can understand some of what he's saying (courtesy of watching animes and doramas), I'm clueless most of the times. I was able to download an english translation of the japanese manual from the net b...
by shuurei
Sep 25th, '07, 16:48
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TwDrama] Romantic Princess (CTV/GTV, 2007)
Replies: 416
Views: 146002

I'd really like to ask where could i find the english subbed version of romantic princess? are those the ones posted in page 6 or 5 of this thread? Nope. I uploaded the RAW torrents. DFS's version is out on veoh. The Sublimes torrent isn't out yet. thanks so much! i can't understand chinese, except...
by shuurei
Sep 25th, '07, 16:33
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TwDrama] Romantic Princess (CTV/GTV, 2007)
Replies: 416
Views: 146002

uhmm...excuse me, i'm a little lost and a little worried because from what i just read this has just been a battle ground of some sorts, and i've got a question. I'd really like to ask where could i find the english subbed version of romantic princess? are those the ones posted in page 6 or 5 of thi...
by shuurei
Sep 25th, '07, 16:33
Forum: Chinese Drama Discussions
Topic: [TwDrama] Romantic Princess (CTV/GTV, 2007)
Replies: 416
Views: 146002

uhmm...excuse me, i'm a little lost and a little worried because from what i just read this has just been a battle ground of some sorts, and i've got a question. I'd really like to ask where could i find the english subbed version of romantic princess? are those the ones posted in page 6 or 5 of thi...
by shuurei
Sep 24th, '07, 10:21
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: FUNNIEST Japanese Drama!!!
Replies: 98
Views: 46454

I'd say Nodame Cantabile. My first dorama ever...it's so downright funny! Nodame's weird accents (that of a foreigner and of course, that of the doting wife), Chiaki's twitches, Nodame-talk and walk, Chiaki's look of disgust is priceless and even the slapstick works for me.
by shuurei
Sep 24th, '07, 09:51
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Tamaki Hiroshi
Replies: 222
Views: 135186

I also love Tamaki Hiroshi. The first dorama I ever watched was Nodame Cantabile so you could say he's my first love...Lol! He was so dashingly handsome in his ultra starched, white long-sleeved dress shirt and flat-front no-pleates black pants. He's gone a long way from his waterboys days. Haha.
by shuurei
Sep 23rd, '07, 20:55
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: For New Members - Introduce Yourselves!
Replies: 1500
Views: 300416

Name: kou shuurei Ethnicity: Asian, I'm Filipino, but i don't think it matters anyway Age: I've stopped counting at 25, but I'm 28 now. Country: Philippines Gender: Female, all the way Hobbies: Giving people a hard time...lol! Watching animes, doramas, reading mangas and that's just about it. My lif...
by shuurei
Sep 23rd, '07, 20:45
Forum: Other Asian Culture
Topic: Who's watching Filipino dramas?
Replies: 129
Views: 123914

I'm Filipino but I don't watch teleseryes. They're too taxing to watch and most of the times, the storylines are just recycled and with almost no ingenuity at all. Although I must say that the actors are really good (at least some, most of whom are from ABS-CBN), its just that the plots are either l...
by shuurei
Sep 23rd, '07, 19:59
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: What you think about people selling fansubs for profit?
Replies: 334
Views: 51189

Hmm... In the Philippines, most people do not have internet connections at home, much less computers. Even if they do, they only have dial up connections, not dsl or broadband so downloading is not an option. Well, I actually learned that doramas exist early this year when I was made to buy one (Nod...
by shuurei
Sep 23rd, '07, 18:41
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Recommended Anime?
Replies: 154
Views: 39064

Hmm... If gender-based, I'd recommend: For guys: Classics: Samurai X and GTO School-life: School Rumble Romance: Kare Kano, I's Comedy: Ranma 1/2, Golden Boy (but it's not for minors) Sports: Prince of Tennis, Captain Tsubasa, Wild Striker Others: Full Metal Alchemist, Saiyuki, Getbackers, Detective...
by shuurei
Sep 23rd, '07, 18:16
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Yukan Club
Replies: 645
Views: 157504

There are lots of CMs for Yukan Club on Youtube. I just don't know how to make a link, so I just hope these would work: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=79P_3ob9Xsk http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GC8utehe_WY Oh, well, I'm not techno-savvy at all. Anyways, I do love Jin and I share the same feelings An...
by shuurei
Sep 23rd, '07, 17:25
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: JDorama '07 Oct- Dec [Info+Links]
Replies: 30
Views: 25571

Wow! I'm so glad I found this thread! For the longest time, I've been wanting to watch more of Akanishi Jin ever since I saw him in Anego. I failed to notice his charm in Gokusen 2 because I was so focused on laughing. But when I watched Anego, wow, I couldn't believe that he's the same Bajakin! He'...