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Series of the Week - 07/19/2004: Younger Men

Posted: Jul 5th, '04, 19:07
by thetenken
PLEASE READ THIS ENTIRE POST. IF YOU DO NOT, YOU MAY BE LIABLE TO MY EXPRESSIONS OF DISPLEASURE.

06/14/2004: As of this date, the Series of the Week is now officially Japanese series only.

Taking nominations for the next series of the week. Let me know what you want to add to the poll and I'll add it. From this point forward only series that have a volunteer seeder will be put up into the poll. People can nominate whatever they want, but the series won't become a poll option until there is a volunteer seeder...

PLEASE NOMINATE AND VOTE ONLY FOR THE DRAMAS OFF THE COMPLETED DRAMAS LIST:
http://www.d-addicts.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=3500

Last time's runner-ups:

Younger Men - http://www.jdorama.com/viewtopic_3702.htm and http://www.kikutv.com/shows/younger_men/index.html

Others:

Food Fight - http://jdorama.com/drama_487.htm

Previous Series of the Week:

Oyaji
Otousan
Attic Cat
Koi ga Shitai x3 (Where is Love?)
Strawberry on the Shortcake (S.O.S.)
Cheap Love
Big Wing
Hotman
Sutaa no Koi
From the Heart
Love Generation
A Sleeping Forest

What is a series of the week?
Since there are now a substantial number of torrents on this site, we have implemented a "Series of the Week," where we could dedicate most of the bandwidth to a particular series during that week. This helps in a couple of ways:

1. People will know what series are available and have seeds, rather than just waiting and hoping for them to be seeded at some later date.

2. For those seeders who have DVD burners and have already burnt their collections to DVD/CD, then with the series of the week they know which series can be pulled off of DVD to help seed, minimizing troublesome multiple DVD loading.

3. Constantly re-circulates older torrents back into view, and focuses bandwidth and demand toward those specific torrents, rather than having people request series across the board.

Remember, D-Addicts was started for the community, and being a part of the community means sharing. If you don't share, then everyone loses (refer to JEM's dropping of Cdramas), and a good thing open to all may become a private party.

I take no responsibility for deleting poll entries if there are no seeds. No complaints, as this is a community effort. If the community doesn't want to share, then you're SOL.

Posted: Jul 7th, '04, 12:15
by Kanin
Food fight with Fukada Kyoko!

I can seed this.

Posted: Jul 7th, '04, 19:37
by dindai
Is it possible to post Otousan again??
Thanks

Posted: Jul 7th, '04, 20:33
by Electric
i m gonna vote for younger man just becasue its been losing the SOTW for the past couple of weeks .... :-)

Posted: Jul 7th, '04, 20:55
by Ang3lHart
I kinna feel sorry for Younger Men because it's been losing for the past couple of weeks but not enough for me to vote for it. Oh yeah, I volunteer to seed whatever is uploaded once I'm finish with it.

Posted: Jul 7th, '04, 23:01
by aNToK
I have all the previous ones except Cheap Love, so I vote for that one!!!!

I can seed any of the others if they're chosen, except food fight. Sorry, but that series just really sucked to me for some reason. Others might like it though...

I can also help seed Itsumo Futari De, Yanpapa (Young Father), My Husband, and a few others if we're doing jem torrents.

Re: Series of the Week Poll - 07/19/2004

Posted: Jul 7th, '04, 23:11
by tejizo
thetenken wrote: Younger Men - http://www.jdorama.com/viewtopic_3702.htm
thetenken, I think you might have the wrong link
shouldn't it be this?

Re: Series of the Week Poll - 07/19/2004

Posted: Jul 8th, '04, 05:06
by thetenken
tejizo wrote:
thetenken wrote: Younger Men - http://www.jdorama.com/viewtopic_3702.htm
thetenken, I think you might have the wrong link
shouldn't it be this?
You are correct. I don't know how that link got in there, but I guess that shows how popular that link is, when no one comments on it till now. =/

Posted: Jul 8th, '04, 11:52
by Slackey
Well I vote for Younger Men, but I can help seed Food Fight if that wins.

Posted: Jul 9th, '04, 01:11
by BigBadBootyDaddy
FOOD FIGHT ALL THE WAY!!!

come on!! a dorama with Kyoko Fukada AND Kimu Taku?!?!

that should be enough!

Posted: Jul 9th, '04, 01:30
by Ruroshin
BigBadBootyDaddy wrote:FOOD FIGHT ALL THE WAY!!!

come on!! a dorama with Kyoko Fukada AND Kimu Taku?!?!

that should be enough!
You don't actually SEE Kimutaku, he just provides the voice for the bird.

Posted: Jul 9th, '04, 02:34
by thetenken
BigBadBootyDaddy wrote:FOOD FIGHT ALL THE WAY!!!

come on!! a dorama with Kyoko Fukada AND Kimu Taku?!?!

that should be enough!
Yeah, stop trying to get the fangirls to vote with you =)

Posted: Jul 9th, '04, 03:11
by MimicNo2
You don't actually SEE Kimutaku, he just provides the voice for the bird.
What! Surely you don't mean to imply that THE Crow doesn't do his own voice acting? He must be the most handsomest crow in all existence. And if looks aren't enough, a bird with enough talent to impersonate KimuTaku ... well a bird like that has got prospects, I'm tellin ya.

I wonder why I haven't seen him in any other shows?

Posted: Jul 9th, '04, 06:06
by Ruroshin
MimicNo2 wrote:
You don't actually SEE Kimutaku, he just provides the voice for the bird.
What! Surely you don't mean to imply that THE Crow doesn't do his own voice acting? He must be the most handsomest crow in all existence. And if looks aren't enough, a bird with enough talent to impersonate KimuTaku ... well a bird like that has got prospects, I'm tellin ya.

I wonder why I haven't seen him in any other shows?
well at least the crow does its own stunts. No butt double for the crow!

Posted: Jul 9th, '04, 08:45
by Gwendel
LOL. So is that bird a crow? I assumed because it could talk that it was a myna bird, but oh wel... if it's Food Fight, I'd be glad to assist in seeding, although as usual I can't keep my computer on 24/7. :)

Posted: Jul 9th, '04, 09:24
by aNToK
That is one ugly-ass bird....

Posted: Jul 9th, '04, 11:10
by tailchaser
Oh yeah, I volunteer to seed whatever is uploaded once I'm finish with it.
Haha. Somehow I don't think this is the kind of "volunteer" that thetenken had in mind (otherwise we would have lots of "volunteers" for every drama). Very nice of you though. Just make sure you upload at least as many bits as you download. If you want to be generous, then wait until you have reached a 4:1 or higher ratio.

Food fight must be one of my least favorite dramas. I could not find any redeeming quailties, and I am about as much of a Fukada fan as it is possible to be. I hope that one does not win.

Posted: Jul 9th, '04, 13:21
by lo
My vote is for Cheap Love, or any series with Takashi Sorimachi :P

OFF TOPIC-----------------------------------------------------
This is my first message!! Hello everybody and thanks for your great work with the
series. I love JDoramas because of you :wub:

Recomendation: All Drama fan must to watch any Taiwan Dramas with F4. Specially, I think 'Meteor Garden' is very touching and exciting for whom likes teen-love dramas.

Posted: Jul 9th, '04, 14:24
by animetama
lo wrote:My vote is for Cheap Love, or any series with Takashi Sorimachi :P

OFF TOPIC-----------------------------------------------------
This is my first message!! Hello everybody and thanks for your great work with the
series. I love JDoramas because of you :wub:

Recomendation: All Drama fan must to watch any Taiwan Dramas with F4. Specially, I think 'Meteor Garden' is very touching and exciting for whom likes teen-love dramas.
Hello and welcome :)

Yayyy.. an F4 Fan!! *huggles*

I love Jerry :wub: he's plastered all over my walls.. along with Kimura Takuya :wub:
(gah.. I'm such a fangurl..)

Posted: Jul 9th, '04, 14:30
by Slackey
animetama wrote:
Hello and welcome :)

Yayyy.. an F4 Fan!! *huggles*

I love Jerry :wub: he's plastered all over my walls.. along with Kimura Takuya :wub:
(gah.. I'm such a fangurl..)
Yup, Jerry, Takuya, and Kim Rae Won are faves...I think it's because if you put a pair of dark shades on the three of them, it's difficult to tell them apart LOL.

Posted: Jul 9th, '04, 14:32
by lolipss
i vote for ice world :P

Other Drama

Posted: Jul 9th, '04, 21:41
by q_lam
i was wondering ... what is the Jdrama that stars Kelly CHen a Hk SInger... that drama was really good... it is about two orphans one girl and one Boy... the girl is sent to some resort to work for a family... and some rich dude falls for her and she finds out that they are brothers and sisters...... I was wondering what the Dram ais called. i would really like to watch it agian

Posted: Jul 9th, '04, 21:48
by q_lam
Woohoo i found out what the drama is called

Oni no Sumika (House of Devil)

to heart

Posted: Jul 10th, '04, 09:58
by Aiko
can someone seed this show to heart, i really really want to see this one
please

Posted: Jul 10th, '04, 12:59
by byaN
FOOD FIGHT! :argue:

hohohoho

Posted: Jul 10th, '04, 13:35
by fahmisarkawi
wassup everybody!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
anyway i dont know about younger man but if its about an older women with young men.....
i dont think im interested........ so i think i'll vote for food fight........

P.S: how do you seed ? , also why cannot get jem torrents?????

Posted: Jul 10th, '04, 23:27
by neonkinpatsu
Slackey wrote:
animetama wrote:
Hello and welcome :)

Yayyy.. an F4 Fan!! *huggles*

I love Jerry :wub: he's plastered all over my walls.. along with Kimura Takuya :wub:
(gah.. I'm such a fangurl..)
Yup, Jerry, Takuya, and Kim Rae Won are faves...I think it's because if you put a pair of dark shades on the three of them, it's difficult to tell them apart LOL.
Off topic, but...

<333 Kim Rae-won <333

:wub: :mrgreen:

Anyway, I'd like to second the nomination for Ice World, but I doubt anyone will seed that one. :roll

Ice World!

Posted: Jul 11th, '04, 17:16
by nagai yasumi
I vote for iceworld if anyone can seed it! (I can seed Food Fight. =)

Posted: Jul 12th, '04, 02:10
by alvy
Cheap Love or Boku to Kanojo would make me a happy camper. :D

Posted: Jul 12th, '04, 16:57
by thetenken
lo wrote:My vote is for Cheap Love, or any series with Takashi Sorimachi :P

OFF TOPIC-----------------------------------------------------
This is my first message!! Hello everybody and thanks for your great work with the
series. I love JDoramas because of you :wub:

Recomendation: All Drama fan must to watch any Taiwan Dramas with F4. Specially, I think 'Meteor Garden' is very touching and exciting for whom likes teen-love dramas.
Oh no...4 fools who can't act and sound funny talking...

I don't know why the new age Taiwanese people talk like that...(I am second gen. Taiwanese-American)

Posted: Jul 12th, '04, 18:17
by habukie
thetenken wrote:Oh no...4 fools who can't act and sound funny talking...

I don't know why the new age Taiwanese people talk like that...(I am second gen. Taiwanese-American)
haha. :D well, they didn't choose them for their acting skills (or singing skills for that matter.)
and as for how they talk...well, i'm not sure what you mean exactly. do you mean accent or words? anyways, the accent's all over the board since they're from different backgrounds (not to mention that one is from the same background as you). how do i know? haha, yes, i watched and enjoyed MG despite the bad acting. :lol

ok, back on topic. i'm gathering from previous posts that there's a talking bird in "food fight"? granted i haven't watched it yet, so i can't really judge, but i'd pick older woman/younger man over a talking bird any day. :)

wish to vote for new series

Posted: Jul 12th, '04, 22:28
by Cl0uD
i vote for Younger Men

Posted: Jul 12th, '04, 23:35
by animetama
thetenken wrote:Oh no...4 fools who can't act and sound funny talking...
Grrr.. you're just asking for a flame-fest from the fangurls aren't ya? :cussing:

I'd have you know that Jerry :wub: is a pretty decent actor.. and improving :P
and obviously gorgeous but now we are going.. :offtopic: lol

/puts on flame-proof suit

**ON TOPIC**

I voted Younger Men :lol

Posted: Jul 13th, '04, 01:32
by iceberri
I am a fangirl of many things and many people, but F4 is definitely not one of them! When compared to other Asian hotties who can actually act convincingly, I've become continually turned off by F4's "I'm-so-cool" attitude, which actually makes them have the "I'm-so-gay" look instead. >_______< I know one of them can somewhat sing, but I still don't think any of Flower 4 is even remotely good looking. Sorry fangirlies.. this is one obsession that I'll pass over gladly.

On another note, I'm glad to see Younger Men is finally winning! :D

Posted: Jul 13th, '04, 02:39
by habukie
actually, i'd have to agree with iceberri's assessment of F4. when i mentioned that they weren't picked for their acting or singing skills, i didn't mean that they were picked for their looks. (i heard they were picked for height, btw. :) ) anyways, even though i did enjoy the drama i wouldn't consider myself a F4 fan. this is off topic, but what is the definition of "fangirl"? is it just a female drama/movie fan? or is it more than that? it seems like the SOTW thread always contains references to fangirls. and are there "fanguys"? just curious. :roll

anyways, on topic: i'm very glad that younger men is winning even though i'll have to get off my technologically-challenged butt to figure out how to play the files. but it'll be worth it! :D

WAY off topic: @animetama - who is the third guy from the left in your signature? i think it's the only face i don't recognize, but he looks kinda familiar. :)

Posted: Jul 13th, '04, 02:51
by animetama
iceberri wrote:... I still don't think any of Flower 4 is even remotely good looking...
Going off-topic again, but I just couldn't leave this alone >_<

None at all, not even 1 of the F4 as goodlooking??
/gasps in horror :pale:

Let's see.. I'll do pictorially..

Here is Jerry.. definately a hottie.
Image

And here is a full length shot.. hot bod and all..
Image

Let's compare Jerry to Takuya (who's a hottie)
Image

And compare Jerry and Takuya to WonBin (who's also a hottie)
Image

If I didn't know any better, they could pass for fraternal triplets at least :P

Ok, now I feel the world's alright again^^

/time to droolz :wub:

Posted: Jul 13th, '04, 03:01
by animetama
habukie wrote:actually, i'd have to agree with iceberri's assessment of F4. when i mentioned that they weren't picked for their acting or singing skills, i didn't mean that they were picked for their looks. (i heard they were picked for height, btw. :) ) anyways, even though i did enjoy the drama i wouldn't consider myself a F4 fan. this is off topic, but what is the definition of "fangirl"? is it just a female drama/movie fan? or is it more than that? it seems like the SOTW thread always contains references to fangirls. and are there "fanguys"? just curious. :roll

anyways, on topic: i'm very glad that younger men is winning even though i'll have to get off my technologically-challenged butt to figure out how to play the files. but it'll be worth it! :D

WAY off topic: @animetama - who is the third guy from the left in your signature? i think it's the only face i don't recognize, but he looks kinda familiar. :)
Doh!
You beat me in posting.. hehe

In my sig, left - right : Takuya, Tomoya, Hideaki, Jerry, Woo, Bin =)

Actually, they were all fresh faces.. Jerry was a model and Vic was a student.
It was a combination of their looks resembling the manga 'Hana Yori Dango' and their mannerisms.
Vic's especially looks like Hanazawa Rui in the Manga.

Fan-girl/boy = fanatical fan girl/boy of whoever they like..
Usually, buying everything the artist/s churns out, going to their concerts, chasing them around.. etc..

Sorry for going off-topic again >_<
/shuts up now..

On-topic: I'm glad Younger Men is winning too! :w00t:

Posted: Jul 13th, '04, 03:31
by Genesis
erk its like the lesser of two evils

i'll vote for whoever is on top.....

Posted: Jul 13th, '04, 03:40
by danyowrong
yo, i nominate manatsu no merry christmas.

seed this series!!! do it, you know you want too...

Posted: Jul 13th, '04, 04:00
by neonkinpatsu
iceberri wrote:I am a fangirl of many things and many people, but F4 is definitely not one of them! When compared to other Asian hotties who can actually act convincingly, I've become continually turned off by F4's "I'm-so-cool" attitude, which actually makes them have the "I'm-so-gay" look instead. >_______< I know one of them can somewhat sing, but I still don't think any of Flower 4 is even remotely good looking. Sorry fangirlies.. this is one obsession that I'll pass over gladly.

On another note, I'm glad to see Younger Men is finally winning! :D
LOL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :lol :lol :lol Besides the fact that I generally don't watch Chinese shows/movies and don't pay attention to their idols (except Kaneshiro Takeshi, if he counts), I never understood the while F4 fanbase and attraction. I did watch Meteor Garden and I did love it, but I was familiar w/ the story already, so seeing it in live action alone was fun. I only know two of their real names and I only know one of the character names from Meteor Garden, so I can only refer to specific ones very vaguely. :lol

I don't think they can really act well, but that went for almost everyone in the show although I got a huge kick out of the girl's parents. To me, F4 are just...there. Their singing doesn't own me either. Maybe one of them can sorta sing alright, but that doesn't help me.

Time for me to get shallow and pick on looks! Sorry F4 fans! :roll
As for their looks.......um, the ABC guy Vanness or whoever, I find him replusive, to put it bluntly. Jerry, I actually think he has some potential in the looks department. Maybe not dropdead gorgeous, but he's not too bad compared to the rest of them. :lol Given the right hair I guess, LOL, his hair in MG was pretty weird for me, both the bandana-pineapple thing and just down. :blink :lol And the clothes...oh GAWD. That pic animetama posted of Jerry was actually pretty nice!! But I've also seen pics of him that were kinda...mreh. The one who played Lei, I don't see the attraction at all. And the last one, I forget what he looks like so I figure it wasn't that great, hehehe. I don't remember saying "He's ugly" so maybe he was average :lol I forget... :P

Posted: Jul 13th, '04, 09:44
by LPhiEBik
like to put in a vote for cheap love

Posted: Jul 13th, '04, 17:55
by alcozar
I vote for Cheap Love.

F4

Posted: Jul 14th, '04, 00:18
by lo
:offtopic: I'm off topic but i must tell something about F4 because i'm feeling so guilty to begin a discussion about F4 that i just didn't mean it.
First, animetama, thanks for your welcoming. I like so much your photo-signature :P And, yes, Jerry is the hottiest having a perfect body :wub: Takuya... is pretty good (much better, of course) on acting and hottie too :mrgreen:
thetenken,iceberri F4 have a low skill on acting, I agree. But in MG they have the best story based on a japanese manga and then, Jerry Yan only must just.... stay... kissing, hugging or looking at Barbie Xu, that's enough. Story-line goes on itself because is very exciting and moving and it always get you on an expectation. I like the manga and anime based, but i love the drama because i like much more drama than anime. F4 are bad on acting? Who cares? MG keeps still being so much exciting because of the story, though. Besides, Barbie Xu is good on acting, I think. Perphaps, F4 had successed because of the manga-based story they use to use on their series. Jerry is a perfect Dau Ming Sz on MG because actually the caharater he plays is a fool and childish boy and the bad acting match :D
Funny talking? I can't understand anything :glare: But to me, Jerry sounds so sweet to make me feel the words .
habukie I also enjoy so much MG despite the bad acting. I think the director put enough romantic and exciting scenes to make the bad acting be on a second place.
Jerry Yan has a bad acting, ok, but he has the gift to make the key scenes of the story so good than the other bad scenes are forggotten :wub:

neonkinpatsu I think Jerry and Vic are so handsome and having perfect bodies. And they are no the only ones in China, of course. Jerry has pretty eyes :wub:
________________________________ON TOPIC
Anybody else for 'cheap love'? We are already 5 of us :roll

Posted: Jul 14th, '04, 00:31
by niko2x
iceberri wrote:On another note, I'm glad to see Younger Men is finally winning! :D
3rd times a charm. :D

Posted: Jul 14th, '04, 02:17
by q_lam
Cheap Love was a ba Drama cried my eyes out... welll after awhile i was thinking to my self that dude did the dumbest thing ...
hope this doesn't count as spoilers...

Posted: Jul 14th, '04, 12:29
by Amika
animetama wrote:On-topic: I'm glad Younger Men is winning too! :w00t:
you guys gonna regret it after watching it.. muhahahaha... :lol i'm starting to feel sick already... :pale:

Posted: Jul 14th, '04, 16:10
by MemeX
I'd like to nominate Perfect Bride.

is there interest for it? annyone willing to be a dedicated seeder?

Posted: Jul 14th, '04, 16:17
by MemeX
Amika wrote:
animetama wrote:On-topic: I'm glad Younger Men is winning too! :w00t:
you guys gonna regret it after watching it.. muhahahaha... :lol i'm starting to feel sick already... :pale:
damn, whats wrong with a lover that's a little older? although I'm a young man and I wouldn't want to sleep with 45 to 50 year olds, but I don't see the big issue some people (not you in particular) are having with the drama and topic..love has no boundarys! *cough*

the drama isn't great but it IMO has a nice opening song..food fight isn't all that great either..

Posted: Jul 14th, '04, 16:28
by thetenken
niko2x wrote:
iceberri wrote:On another note, I'm glad to see Younger Men is finally winning! :D
3rd times a charm. :D
I think this is more than the 3rd time =)

As for F4...

Well, maybe I'm just biased against the way that young Taiwanese speak these days. The way they phrase their words and add the ole "la" at the end of their sentences really makes me go a little crazy. =)

I think it might be a little bit of culture shock, since I grew up speaking with older generation and second generation Taiwanese Americans who didn't sound like that. I also primarily watched Wuxia movies and TV series, and they didn't speak like that either. Oh, I can't even imagine someone like Jerry Yan playing in any serious costume drama!

Anyway, besides their speaking habits, I found F4 to be positively horrible actors with zero abilities to convey emotional expressions. Even ole KimuTaku can do that. Some people think it's F4's 'cool way' of acting, but I think it's just lack of talent. =)

Finally, the girl couldn't really act, either. I preferred Hana Yori Dango to Meteor Garden. It was all good that they decided to find completely fresh faces to represent Taiwanese youth culture, but I just couldn't feel it. Maybe if I had grown up in Taiwan it might have been the greatest thing since sliced bread.

I won't really comment on their looks. My mom is also an F4 fangirl. I've decided that she can't say no to a pretty face.

Posted: Jul 15th, '04, 02:43
by tailchaser
WRT younger men, Fubuki Jun is indeed tough to watch in a "romantic" scene, but let us not forget that there are not just one but two hot babes in this dorama. Inamori Izumi is definitely cute. I think she beats a lot of very popular younger j-actresses who shall go unnamed. She also looks more Japanese than Gojira. And Hoshino Mari would easily make it onto my "would marry on first sight" list. They have rather significant parts in the drama. Just seek past any Fubuki Jun love scenes and you have a drama with plenty o' female eye candy.And the theme song is pretty good too.

As far as this drama finally winning, "divide and conquer" I guess. But is there really anyone interested in this series who hasn't downloaded it yet? I think we must really be scraping the bottom here. I'm just glad Food Fight isn't winning. I voted for "other" since I haven't seen that one yet.

Posted: Jul 15th, '04, 11:54
by ryanlum
hey
is it possible if you all upload ice world again :)
thx

Posted: Jul 15th, '04, 21:27
by Kanin
ryanlum wrote:hey
is it possible if you all upload ice world again :)
thx
Hell yeah I want Ice World too. In fact I want all Nanako's dramas. :)

Posted: Jul 15th, '04, 21:38
by MemeX
Kanin wrote:
ryanlum wrote:hey
is it possible if you all upload ice world again :)
thx
Hell yeah I want Ice World too. In fact I want all Nanako's dramas. :)
I'm in too ^_^
Is there a higher quality version out there, anyone know? I've seen one floating around which was worse then vcd :crazy:

Posted: Jul 16th, '04, 05:33
by Ikematsusosuke
I vote for Food Fight..is this how you vote? :blink

Posted: Jul 16th, '04, 08:07
by z29
I vote for Ice World too.

Posted: Jul 16th, '04, 09:03
by lo
thetenken wrote:
I won't really comment on their looks. My mom is also an F4 fangirl. I've decided that she can't say no to a pretty face.
Sometimes, I think like that about me :mrgreen:

Posted: Jul 16th, '04, 14:16
by Frank
I would like to vote for Food Fight. When does next week's "series of the week" start???

Posted: Jul 16th, '04, 23:30
by jholic
perhaps not for this sotw, but for the next sotw ......

in the ksotw, it sounded like jem gave his permission to d-addicts (not for the posting of torrents, but to have his torrents nominated in sotw).

although it's not a torrent that was posted on d-addicts....

i'd like to nominate WATERBOYS [jem]. i've heard that it's an excellent drama. in the past few days, i've seen several threads pop up concerning waterboys, and there was an announcement that waterboys2 came out. according to the threads i've read, a few people have completed the series, and they sound willing to assist in seeding.

since jem does not have a forum, i thought i'd see if it would be possible for waterboys to be nominated. just a suggestion.

thanks!

Series of the Week

Posted: Jul 17th, '04, 04:36
by laura22
I vote for "Ice World" Too :D :D

ICE WORLD!

Posted: Jul 17th, '04, 14:44
by Phoenix
I'd also love to see Ice World. Thanks for considering it.

Posted: Jul 17th, '04, 15:11
by lo
Frank wrote:I would like to vote for Food Fight. When does next week's "series of the week" start???
I think it starts on 19th July, next Monday (along all day or next).

Posted: Jul 20th, '04, 03:46
by neefo
i forgot about this and put this in another thread.

I can upload watever i can.... but i'm not going to be around for the next 10days. so i can seed watever is left over.... or needs seeding.

sorry about that.

and.. oh yeah.. how come I'm the seeder and no one tells me earlier.. tsk tsk.

Winner

Posted: Jul 20th, '04, 04:58
by dmorgan
The winner is official - Younger Men !!!

:crazy: It's about time! :D :D

Ready for some
Big
files?

Posted: Jul 20th, '04, 07:02
by wakopin
Electric wrote:i m gonna vote for younger man just becasue its been losing the SOTW for the past couple of weeks .... :-)
:shocked: WAH!!! Please don't vote with the "winner" just to vote with winner. This is bad, bad for you, bad for world, bad for everyone. Pack mentality results in lobotomy for all!!

W :pale:

Posted: Jul 20th, '04, 11:53
by iceberri
wakopin wrote::shocked: WAH!!! Please don't vote with the "winner" just to vote with winner. This is bad, bad for you, bad for world, bad for everyone. Pack mentality results in lobotomy for all!!

W :pale:
lobotomy is a bit of an exaggeration. o_____O

Anyways, I hope you are aware that Younger Men already won this sotw's polls. The new sotw poll is over here.

Posted: Jul 20th, '04, 13:41
by thetenken
neefo wrote:i forgot about this and put this in another thread.

I can upload watever i can.... but i'm not going to be around for the next 10days. so i can seed watever is left over.... or needs seeding.

sorry about that.

and.. oh yeah.. how come I'm the seeder and no one tells me earlier.. tsk tsk.
Sorry neefo, Younger Men has been on the voter's block over a few months now, so I was just carrying over seeds week to week. I guess you probably volunteered way back (2 months ago?) and now finally Younger Men wins.

Posted: Jul 20th, '04, 15:26
by Electric
wakopin wrote:
Electric wrote:i m gonna vote for younger man just becasue its been losing the SOTW for the past couple of weeks .... :-)
:shocked: WAH!!! Please don't vote with the "winner" just to vote with winner. This is bad, bad for you, bad for world, bad for everyone. Pack mentality results in lobotomy for all!!

W :pale:
wat are you talking about I posted that message BEFORE younger men was selected as the winner of this SOTW, my post date was:
Posted: Wed Jul 07, 2004 8:33 pm
so i was not hopping on the band wagon or anything,.
Ja ne

Re: Winner

Posted: Jul 20th, '04, 15:30
by Electric
dmorgan wrote:
Ready for some
Big
files?
damn you are right .. look at these sizes .. the first ep is like a gig !
and most of the others are 775 MB each ! cant burn on a cd-r!
i should have checked these sizes b4 i voted hehehe ...
too late now ... guess i have to keep them on my HD :D

Re: Winner

Posted: Jul 20th, '04, 18:34
by kood
Electric wrote: and most of the others are 775 MB each ! cant burn on a cd-r!
too late now ... guess i have to keep them on my HD :D
Just burn as SVCD. It's about time length, not size.

Posted: Jul 21st, '04, 00:15
by Sungirl
You can also burn them to DVD if you have a burner that does it.

Posted: Jul 21st, '04, 04:16
by neefo
thetenken wrote:
neefo wrote:i forgot about this and put this in another thread.

I can upload watever i can.... but i'm not going to be around for the next 10days. so i can seed watever is left over.... or needs seeding.

sorry about that.

and.. oh yeah.. how come I'm the seeder and no one tells me earlier.. tsk tsk.
Sorry neefo, Younger Men has been on the voter's block over a few months now, so I was just carrying over seeds week to week. I guess you probably volunteered way back (2 months ago?) and now finally Younger Men wins.
yeah.. okay then good thing i read the msgs ;) anyway. i'll help seed these when i get back. and that'll be july31.........

Posted: Jul 22nd, '04, 18:56
by chiyoaiki
Is it possible for Younger Men to be seeded for longer than a week? It's impossible to download such a big files in a week :cry: .

Posted: Jul 22nd, '04, 20:05
by iceberri
chiyoaiki wrote:Is it possible for Younger Men to be seeded for longer than a week? It's impossible to download such a big files in a week :cry: .
Series of the week actually lasts for 2 weeks. The first week is to get all the files out so that everyone has the opportunity to grab it. The second week is normally used for people to catch up if they fell behind or started late. And even after that, I know many sotws have had seeds for the following 3-4 weeks afterwards.... so I wouldn't worry about it too much. :)