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by Hero
Dec 21st, '07, 01:48
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Joshi Deka
Replies: 20
Views: 9358

Seen three eps so far and really liking this drama. Nakama is so funny in this, espcially the small fighting scene of her and the other cop woman in ep3 lol.
This is my fave series this season.
by Hero
Nov 2nd, '07, 23:09
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Nodame Cantabile and also its SP in Europe
Replies: 2133
Views: 584347

Thanks for the update, this is awesome seeing them filming in Paris, looking forward to the SP airing in JAN,
by Hero
Sep 30th, '07, 20:11
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Are Japanese people really like that?
Replies: 137
Views: 19640

I've been around Japan and don't find that at all. Asking for directions, which train to use, how o operate the ticket machines etc was no problem people were happy to help. I really like the stores in Japan, the way they come up to talk to you, like in clothes shops using simple english was fine. J...
by Hero
Aug 27th, '07, 21:12
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Ever met a Japanese actor/actress?
Replies: 24
Views: 4528

In tokyo i saw 2 famous celebrities. I don't know their names though, i saw them filming in Asakusa, my japanese friend told me the guy who was big and had short dyned brown hair was a famous dancer and appears in tv shows all the time in Japan. The other guy i saw filming along with him was also a ...
by Hero
Aug 25th, '07, 20:47
Forum: Travel
Topic: Tokyo or Osaka?
Replies: 17
Views: 8138

I just got back from Japan and this time went to both Tokyo and Kansai. I definately prefer kansai, Tokyo is too westernized imo whereas Kansai had a lot of history and culture stuff to see, like going to Gion in Kyoto where you get the chance to see real life maikos, which is cool. Then theres univ...
by Hero
Aug 25th, '07, 20:40
Forum: Travel
Topic: budget travelling to japan?
Replies: 59
Views: 21518

I just got from Japan about a week ago. Whilst there i was in search for the 100yen shops to get some bargains but i found them very difficult to find, I saw massive signs in Ikebukuro and Shibuya "Yen Shop" but it said it was located on the 6th floor of a building or something, i went up one in Shi...
by Hero
Apr 30th, '07, 18:24
Forum: Travel
Topic: budget travelling to japan?
Replies: 59
Views: 21518

Technically speaking Tokyo isn't even a city, its a large metropolis with many cities and special wards etc. But yeah its a defacto city so Yokohama is 2nd in Population. But thats because its right next to Tokyo. There are things to do in Yokohama, but the signs and things to do is not as grand as...
by Hero
Apr 26th, '07, 11:46
Forum: Travel
Topic: budget travelling to japan?
Replies: 59
Views: 21518

If you ask me you're flying to/from 3 different countries (from the UK I assume) is a bargain at the price you are paying. Of course if you don't go to HK thats 10 days of not either paying for food or lodging or transportation. SO you save even more. But go with whatever floats your boat and your ...
by Hero
Apr 22nd, '07, 22:57
Forum: Travel
Topic: budget travelling to japan?
Replies: 59
Views: 21518

If you ask me you're flying to/from 3 different countries (from the UK I assume) is a bargain at the price you are paying. Of course if you don't go to HK thats 10 days of not either paying for food or lodging or transportation. SO you save even more. But go with whatever floats your boat and your ...
by Hero
Apr 22nd, '07, 21:53
Forum: Travel
Topic: budget travelling to japan?
Replies: 59
Views: 21518

To anyone going in July how much are you paying for your flight? In the end my parents didn't want me to be away for 6-7weeks (4weeks HK and 3weeks Japan) so I am going to have to cancel the £562 ticket since it hasnt been issued yet, and change it for a ticket which departs in July for £831 ($1600U...
by Hero
Apr 16th, '07, 19:10
Forum: Travel
Topic: Travelling alone in Japan...
Replies: 49
Views: 15301

The area you mentioned is called Hakone, its not near Mt. Fuji and cheaper to get to than Mt. Fuji. There's something called the HAKONE FREE PASS, it costs around 5000yen, you start in Shinjuku Station, its valid for one round trip, unlimited rides on buses, trams, cable car, boats, etc in the Hako...
by Hero
Apr 16th, '07, 14:23
Forum: Travel
Topic: budget travelling to japan?
Replies: 59
Views: 21518

anyone stay there before? or have a better recommendation for me? the other 5days i plan to stay in Kyoto at a friends I think that I'll stay there: http://www.oakhouse.jp/eng/house/kamiikebukuro/index.html But I have no idea wether you can stay there for only 14 nights or not. By the way, I'll als...
by Hero
Apr 16th, '07, 10:40
Forum: Travel
Topic: Travelling alone in Japan...
Replies: 49
Views: 15301

Im going to Japan for my 2nd time this July for 19days, last time i only went for 4days and my japanese friend from kyoto met up with me in Tokyo, it was absolutely amazing!! But we got extremely lost in Shinjuku station :s This time i will also go to Kyoto and Osaka and Mt Fuji. Will it be good id...
by Hero
Apr 16th, '07, 01:22
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: RECOMMENDED JMOVIES
Replies: 519
Views: 334212

Just finished watching Heavenly Forest today, thansk for the awesome subs 8thsin
This is now definately one of my favourite movies, the ending was tragic but really good.
The acting by both the main chars was great, the scenery, music was all too great.
10/10 :cheers:
by Hero
Apr 16th, '07, 00:37
Forum: Travel
Topic: budget travelling to japan?
Replies: 59
Views: 21518

Im going this july for 19days I made a reservation today for my flight LONDON - TOKYO via HK for £562 of which £153 was taxes :/ Its on Cathay Pacific so I get to stopover in Hong Kong both ways to visit my cousins there. Trying to find accomodation at asiarooms.com at the moment, im looking in the ...
by Hero
Apr 16th, '07, 00:16
Forum: Travel
Topic: Travelling alone in Japan...
Replies: 49
Views: 15301

Im going to Japan for my 2nd time this July for 19days, last time i only went for 4days and my japanese friend from kyoto met up with me in Tokyo, it was absolutely amazing!! But we got extremely lost in Shinjuku station :s This time i will also go to Kyoto and Osaka and Mt Fuji. Will it be good ide...
by Hero
Apr 8th, '07, 22:50
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Nada Sousou
Replies: 21
Views: 14669

Thank you 8thSin :cheers:
by Hero
Feb 18th, '07, 22:52
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Theme Song Thread
Replies: 228
Views: 212606

Does any1 have the theme song to the Pocari Sweat CM in summer 06 with Ayase in it trying to jump onto that platform constantly?

thanks
by Hero
Feb 16th, '07, 11:34
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Kelly Osbourne Turning Japanese ITV2
Replies: 44
Views: 18569

Just saw the 3rd and final epsiode of this. I thught the last episode was very good as well, the visit to Kyoto was cool with all the geishas. About all this Samurai etc, i think most people over here just know sword fighting with a samurai like sword is a samurai so its easier for people to underst...
by Hero
Feb 1st, '07, 23:49
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Kelly Osbourne Turning Japanese ITV2
Replies: 44
Views: 18569

I saw two episodes of this. It's cool cause you get to see a very wide range of life in Tokyo (traditional ceremonies and modern jobs). But, yknow, Kelly Osbourne has to complain about every single freaking thing all the time... :lol Cool how have you seen two eps already? i thought the first ep on...
by Hero
Feb 1st, '07, 12:35
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Kelly Osbourne Turning Japanese ITV2
Replies: 44
Views: 18569

Kelly Osbourne Turning Japanese ITV2

Her ow tv program starts tonight on ITV2 where she goes shopping in Tokyo and then goes around doing different jobs in Tokyo.
http://www.itv.com/page.asp?partid=6988
Im really looking forward to seeing this.
by Hero
Nov 21st, '06, 01:25
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: cell phones
Replies: 55
Views: 10316

I like that new sony one in blue looks awesome. Anyone know if the Vodafone 705T is used any any dramas? http://youtube.com/watch?v=tVlxlOcHkkU I think I saw it on Kurosagi . Love the Vodafone 705T, cant wait for it to be released :wub: Cool thanks, i'll finish watching Kurosagi now thx again
by Hero
Nov 16th, '06, 23:45
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Tatta Hitotsu no Koi
Replies: 445
Views: 101108

well the ost comes out on nov. 29 - its too long while Kat-tun's ending song single comes out on 12/7 if you're looking for the kat-tun's ending song I have the radio rip I can load it up here if you want cool thanks for the info yeah the radio rip would be great thanks :) I loaded on two different...
by Hero
Nov 16th, '06, 08:44
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Tatta Hitotsu no Koi
Replies: 445
Views: 101108

sakura2M wrote:well the ost comes out on nov. 29 - its too long
while Kat-tun's ending song single comes out on 12/7
if you're looking for the kat-tun's ending song I have the radio rip I can load it up here if you want
cool thanks for the info
yeah the radio rip would be great thanks :)
by Hero
Nov 16th, '06, 00:09
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Tatta Hitotsu no Koi
Replies: 445
Views: 101108

is the ost for this out yet? or the theme song by Kat Tun?
by Hero
Oct 16th, '06, 12:42
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: cell phones
Replies: 55
Views: 10316

I like that new sony one in blue looks awesome.
Anyone know if the Vodafone 705T is used any any dramas?
by Hero
Sep 25th, '06, 21:46
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: RECOMMENDED JMOVIES
Replies: 519
Views: 334212

Has anyone seen a film called Kyo no Dekigoto (A day on the planet)?
I just watched Josee, a tiger and a fish the other night and thought it was good,this film is done by the same director and have the same main two actors in it.
by Hero
Sep 12th, '06, 22:06
Forum: Japanese Actors & Actresses
Topic: Kou Shibasaki
Replies: 42
Views: 16787

by Hero
Aug 27th, '06, 23:57
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: cell phones
Replies: 55
Views: 10316

Japanese flip phones look great!! Better than the Sony Erricson ones or the small curvey samsung flip phones imo.
i have a Toshiba 705T/TX62 (search '705T' on youtube.com for the advert)
the green one
its cool
by Hero
Jul 13th, '06, 12:17
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Japan Sinks movie
Replies: 25
Views: 10118

[Movie Discussion] Japan Sinks movie

Just saw the trailre for this looks really good, it bis the most expensive movie from Japan ever.
Featuring Kou Shibasaki and Kusanagi Tsuyoshi
by Hero
Jun 12th, '06, 21:33
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Lunch Queen
Replies: 54
Views: 21684

plzzz this is a request...plzzz...plzzz....i started watching lunch queen a while ago..i like it sooooooooooo much...but i cant find the hardsubs fer the 10, 11 and the 12 episode...does anyone know where can i find these episodes with english subtitles....or not plzzzzzzz can sumone sub it....i am...
by Hero
Jun 10th, '06, 16:16
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Anyone seen this movie?
Replies: 4
Views: 2496

gryzze wrote:It's a special, not a movie. I posted the RAW a while back:
http://www.d-addicts.com/forum/viewtopic_27428.htm
wow thank you
by Hero
Jun 10th, '06, 00:41
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Anyone seen this movie?
Replies: 4
Views: 2496

x_XJules wrote:i haven't... and is that Chiaki Kuriyama (the girl from last quarter and battle royale)?
yeah its her
I remember seeing an advert for it in December.
by Hero
Jun 7th, '06, 00:40
Forum: Other Japanese TV Shows
Topic: [Discussion] SMAPXSMAP
Replies: 42
Views: 27628

roaceica wrote:has anyone seen this one yet? i really wish someone would sub this particular episode since i find is so amusing that SMAP were totally in shock cuz of that surprise visit...for those of yous who can use cb...i have the entire epi uploaded in mine...
thanks for the whole episode
by Hero
Jun 7th, '06, 00:39
Forum: Other Japanese TV Shows
Topic: [Discussion] SMAPXSMAP
Replies: 42
Views: 27628

My husband translated for me last night as I watched. I can work on a transcript if no one else subs it. (It may take me a few days since I have a final on Thursday.) Some of the things they were saying that I can remember off the top of my head: (Very rough translations, sorry...) First Kimura sai...
by Hero
Jun 5th, '06, 23:10
Forum: Other Japanese TV Shows
Topic: [Discussion] SMAPXSMAP
Replies: 42
Views: 27628

its in youtube, you can check it out here: http://youtube.com/watch?v=uGnkvazjBro&search=smap%20michael%20jackson :-) Thanks that was AWESOME They didnt speak much to him though it felt a bit awkward. Does anyone have a translation for what the SMAP members were saying? Micheal Jackson is awesome
by Hero
Jun 5th, '06, 15:12
Forum: Other Japanese TV Shows
Topic: [Discussion] SMAPXSMAP
Replies: 42
Views: 27628

by Hero
Jun 5th, '06, 12:15
Forum: Other Japanese TV Shows
Topic: [Discussion] SMAPXSMAP
Replies: 42
Views: 27628

AWESOME can't wait to see it, every single Smap Smap is captured weekly, cant wait to see it
by Hero
May 23rd, '06, 21:55
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Ichi Ritoru no Namida
Replies: 849
Views: 208124

Just finished watching this drama a few days ago. Its such a great drama. Every episode was sad and made me shed a lot of tears :cry: Im so glad i've seen this great drama and thank you Kioku Fansubs for doing a great translation. It has some of the best music as well, 3 gatsu 9 ka, konayuki, I've b...
by Hero
May 15th, '06, 20:13
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Theme Song Thread
Replies: 228
Views: 212606

anyone have the opening theme of Boku Dake no Madonna please?
thanks
by Hero
May 14th, '06, 18:43
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Jdorama '06 July - Sep [Info & Links] &Special drama
Replies: 59
Views: 36237

Thanks for the info
So theres a chance Yamaguchi Tomoko will be in a drama this summer?
by Hero
May 10th, '06, 17:35
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Hayao Miyazaki's Next Film To Be Revealed on May 5
Replies: 17
Views: 4033

I saw the show on www.Ghibliworld.com but no trailer shown and no translation
It showed a lot of his past films tho.
by Hero
May 10th, '06, 17:34
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Jdramas on JAL planes?
Replies: 5
Views: 1809

well thanks I'll wait and see now
by Hero
May 8th, '06, 21:51
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Jdramas on JAL planes?
Replies: 5
Views: 1809

Jdramas on JAL planes?

I heard somewhere before that they watched jdrama whilst on an aeroplane.
Does anyone know which airline that is? or does it exist?
I'll be traveling on JAL this summer and it would be great to know if they showed jdramas or not on those mini personal screens.
anyone know?
thanks
by Hero
May 8th, '06, 21:37
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Hayao Miyazaki's Next Film To Be Revealed on May 5
Replies: 17
Views: 4033

i simply love miyazaki and i am just absolutely excited over this movie. i just checked bn.com and there are apparently five books to this series, though i just read above that it's supposd to have beena trilogy... well.. i dont know... anyways... sounds interesting and i am SURE that miyazaki will...
by Hero
May 8th, '06, 21:36
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Hayao Miyazaki's Next Film To Be Revealed on May 5
Replies: 17
Views: 4033

you can watch the show at ghibliworld.com
but it doesnt show any footage of his new film
by Hero
May 8th, '06, 15:53
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: RECOMMENDED JMOVIES
Replies: 519
Views: 334212

I heard that Love Letter is supposed to be good.
Anyone seen it?
Doesnt appear to be on d-addicts though but found it on some torrent search engine.
Any know of a website with more info?
thx
by Hero
May 4th, '06, 13:18
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Hayao Miyazaki's Next Film To Be Revealed on May 5
Replies: 17
Views: 4033

I read that the reason for Miyazaki being against his son doing the film was that his son is not good enough to be director yet..and the co-workers in the studio said that the father and the son is not talking to each other.. not even saying hello !! Still Gedo Senki looks amazing. Where would this...
by Hero
May 4th, '06, 10:56
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: Hayao Miyazaki's Next Film To Be Revealed on May 5
Replies: 17
Views: 4033

Hayao Miyazaki's Next Film To Be Revealed on May 5

thats tomorrow and its going to be on TBS
anyone going to upload it here? I really like his movies and wonder what his next one is going to be.

Also his son's Goro MIyazaki "Gedo Senki" looks brilliant.
by Hero
Apr 28th, '06, 20:14
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Oishii Puropozu
Replies: 44
Views: 21686

I want the theme song its great, anyone know the name of the song and who sings it?
thanks
by Hero
Apr 28th, '06, 10:08
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] TOUCH
Replies: 18
Views: 5411

anyone know where to get this movie from? i dont see it here on d-addicts...
thanks
by Hero
Apr 24th, '06, 22:59
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Long Love Letter
Replies: 78
Views: 38103

tthis looks interesting
*fingers crossed for subs*
by Hero
Jan 31st, '06, 22:09
Forum: Tech Support
Topic: Tweaking Bittorrent - How To Configure Bittorrent
Replies: 403
Views: 231744

i did the nat test and it passed but currently it is still onyl downloading really slow about 4kb/s
the torrent/file im downloading at the moment is bayaku yakou ep1 sars fansubs
its on 31.9% and i've been download on and off since it was released a few days ago
any ideas?
thanks
by Hero
Jan 5th, '06, 02:12
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: Jdorama 2006 Janurary - March [Info + Links]
Replies: 69
Views: 39055

Can't wait to see Sayuki!!
by Hero
Dec 29th, '05, 01:53
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: HANA YORI DANGO SEASON 2
Replies: 102
Views: 21763

im sure there will be a second season because it said "see you soon!" at the end of the final ep.
by Hero
Dec 23rd, '05, 20:11
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: a program that cuts .avi files into separate files.
Replies: 26
Views: 7304

MoerkJ wrote:If you just want to archive the file it might the best to use winrar and create a rarset (e.g. 2 big files) and burn that. This way you can keep the file in original quality. Otherwise...

http://www.divx-digest.com/software/index2.html#cutjoin
http://www.videohelp.com/edit
thank you :)
by Hero
Dec 22nd, '05, 21:02
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: mobile and ringtone you have
Replies: 65
Views: 14682

I just ordered an mp3 ringtone capable phone last night should be with me by tomorrow...its the panasonic vs6. does anyone mind posting here their ringtone? Ayumi screaming lol how does people react on the bus? Cool I like the star wars one from densha and hana yori dango what goodluck tune do you h...
by Hero
Dec 22nd, '05, 20:05
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: mobile and ringtone you have
Replies: 65
Views: 14682

mobile and ringtone you have

Does the mobile phone you have and your ringtone related to any jdramas? I find it difficult to get phones like the ones they have in jdramas with being in the UK...except for the vodaphone toshiba one TS803 same one in hana yori dango except its really expensive... So what jdrama phones and most li...
by Hero
Dec 22nd, '05, 01:59
Forum: Tech Discussion
Topic: a program that cuts .avi files into separate files.
Replies: 26
Views: 7304

a program that cuts .avi files into separate files.

I am yet to get a DVD-RW so Im still using tonnes of CD Rs, problem is I cant fit files greater than 700mb...for example I want to download the 1.01GB Hey hey hey music champ file and then want to split it in half so that I can fit it onto 2 CDRs can anyone recommend me and good, easy to use, quick,...
by Hero
Oct 7th, '05, 18:12
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Nana
Replies: 229
Views: 59305

huh whats this about it being released on DVD on the 29th?
I havent noticed any pre-orders available yet and no torrents either...
by Hero
Sep 16th, '05, 12:40
Forum: Japanese Culture & Entertainment
Topic: [Movie Discussion] Nana
Replies: 229
Views: 59305

Nana

has anyone seen a movie called "NANA"
My friend from Japan tells me its really popular in Japan at the moment and that I should check it out.
So whos seen it?
by Hero
Jul 14th, '05, 21:44
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Need help identifying music or songs from dramas? Ask here!
Replies: 534
Views: 190073

Kaji-shonen wrote:Is this a song you are looking for?
http://www.fandango.co.jp/jstream/rmlin ... hazutto.rm
僕はずっと (Boku wa Zutto) 2nd single 7/27out
[as official] http://www.as-as.net/
Profile :Bday 86.1.30 /from Tokyo./college student
yeah thanks, o right its not out yet...
by Hero
Jul 14th, '05, 11:28
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Need help identifying music or songs from dramas? Ask here!
Replies: 534
Views: 190073

hey hey hey music champ july11

To anyone who has seen this do they know the name of the song which is played at the end during the credits roll, sung by a female japanese singer?
thank you
by Hero
Jul 3rd, '05, 17:50
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Pride
Replies: 106
Views: 34066

Does anyone know where I could get the song called "Namida no request" sung in episode8?
by Hero
Jun 28th, '05, 01:13
Forum: JDrama Discussions
Topic: [Discussion] Engine
Replies: 37
Views: 15142

Engine ep11 discussion

thought i'd make a thread for us to discuss the last ep of Engine and the series on a whole...
Ep11 shud hopefully be on d-addicts any moment...
by Hero
Mar 23rd, '05, 16:07
Forum: KDrama Discussions
Topic: RECOMMENDED/FAVORITE KDRAMAS (ask for suggestions here)
Replies: 3570
Views: 1304014

I havent seen many Kdramas but out of the 3 I've seen i really really enjoyed "My Family/Waris Family" great actors, love story, great music
I saw it on TV, haven't found any subs of it though.