|New Poll - Life Role
(45 posts, 5966 views) Posted: 1707d 12h, 18m ago by tsubasa22 in News
Narrator~ who doesn't want to be the almight, know-it-all in the story? ...
|Showbiz/acting with character development
(2 posts, 1945 views) Posted: 1738d 11h, 4m ago by tsubasa22 in I'm Looking For...
While re-reading Skip Beat, I realized how much I love the parts where the female lead is actually in her acting job and progressing as an actor.
So, I went up to look up some Showbiz/Acting series with the use of the tags, but a lot of them were very cliche, and dea ...
|Differences between J-pop and K-pop?
(39 posts, 9652 views) Posted: 1747d 20h, 48m ago by tsubasa22 in Music
Both countries have diverse music.
People tend to stereotype Korean music as "kpop idols" or "idol groups," but beyond the surface, Korea has much more. I hate it when people lable Korean music as "not diverse" because th ...
|Are you embaressed to let your friends know you read manga?
(226 posts, 26386 views) Posted: 1774d 12h, 20m ago by tsubasa22 in Chatter Box
I don't go announcing it the world, but if a friend asks "do you read manga?" I'll answer honestly: "yeah, every now and then. I used to read more when I was younger." ...
|A Love That Dare Not Speak Its Name
(31 posts, 7554 views) Posted: 1851d 17h, 37m ago by tsubasa22 in I'm Looking For...
Spoiler (mouse over to view)
It's implied that Tomoyo has feelings for her best friend, Sakura. But she never tells Sakura the truth, and actually helps Sakura with her other romantic interests.
Mostly played for comedy, ho ...
|Video Game Soundtracks
(87 posts, 9718 views) Posted: 1868d 9h, 58m ago by tsubasa22 in Games
Anything Final Fantasy. Even the ones that are not *gasp* Nobuo Uematsu (heck, I don't care what haters say, FF13's soundtrack was beautiful without Uematsu).
Anything Yoko Shimomura (Kingdom Hearts, Legend of Mana, etc...)
Anything Shoji Meg ...
|Your favorite anime OP/ED?
(339 posts, 69784 views) Posted: 1868d 10h, 8m ago by tsubasa22 in Music
Tank! (from Cowboy Bebop) - by Yoko Kanno
Asterik (from BLEACH) - by Orange Range
Inori~You Raise Me Up~ (from Romeo+Juliet) - by Lena Park
Sakura Kiss (from Ouran High School Host Club) - by Chieko Kawabe
Trust Me (from Durarara!) - by Yuy ...
|Bishies: love 'em or hate 'em
(127 posts, 16442 views) Posted: 1868d 10h, 43m ago by tsubasa22 in Manga General
Depends on the character.
Usually if they are interesting/have a special charm to them/have good character development I'll like them. Esepcially the character development part. Ooooh, any character with great character development is a big yes for m ...
|Crying Over Music...
(75 posts, 8269 views) Posted: 1873d 11h, 25m ago by tsubasa22 in Music
RADWIMPS - Order Made
Only song I actually "cried" too. I usually tear up a bit when I hear some emotional stuff at emotional moments. But this is the only song I cried to like a baby, in my family's living room, in front of the laptop. The combo of th ...
|Memorable Lines from Songs
(12 posts, 1129 views) Posted: 1873d 13h, 34m ago by tsubasa22 in Music
今まで僕がつい た嘘と 今まで僕が言っ たホント
The lies I've made so far and the truths I' ...
|Do you read fanfiction?
(204 posts, 32044 views) Posted: 1884d 16h, 43m ago by tsubasa22 in Chatter Box
Only if it's in character. Other than that, no. ...
|Peaceful, Pastel Movies?
(10 posts, 3020 views) Posted: 1888d 9h, 59m ago by tsubasa22 in I'm Looking For...
Makoto Shinkai. Especially his more recent works.
The Place Promised in Our Early Days 5 centimeters per second
Mamoru Hosoda (who actually was a part of Ghibli before) made The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, which is a really great movie... His newer mov ...
|Sex Change Operation Manga?
(1 posts, 3681 views) Posted: 1891d 10h, 49m ago by tsubasa22 in I'm Looking For...
Kakumei no Hi
It's mostly light-hearted but there are tints of psychological stuff. Maybe. ...
|outcast theme manga recs
(12 posts, 1472 views) Posted: 1932d 13h, 28m ago by tsubasa22 in I'm Looking For...
The Three Times One of the protagonists is a half-Japanese, half-Korean girl. A good part of the story focuses on her difficulties in adapting to both Japanese and Korean societies. ...
(2 posts, 611 views) Posted: 1955d 10h, 55m ago by tsubasa22 in I'm Looking For...
Just a guess.
Feel So Good
Most likely not, but worth a guess. It revolves around a brother and sister in the showbiz, but the thing that the boy is older and the sister is younger. I think that's the main difference with the discription, but I'm giving it a shot any ...
|Conspiracy and human experimentation
(8 posts, 1532 views) Posted: 1966d 14h, 56m ago by tsubasa22 in I'm Looking For...
The past stories of quite a few side characters have everything to do with conspiracy and human experimentation. In a very creepy way. ...
|why is the gap between scanlations and actual chapter that big?
(8 posts, 2684 views) Posted: 1973d 12h, 24m ago by tsubasa22 in Karate Shoukoushi Kohinata Minoru
Scanlating is not as easy at it first seems.
I suggest that you just wait. ...
|Feelings on Orihime
(20 posts, 3443 views) Posted: 1984d 10h, 57m ago by tsubasa22 in Bleach
There are definitely better female characters in Bleach. Orihime's far from my favorite. But I don't think I hate her with a burning passion. She's too passive, too emotional, too feminine. Other characters blend their feminine aspects with mo ...
|An Amazing Romance !
(12 posts, 1981 views) Posted: 1990d 7h, 4m ago by tsubasa22 in I'm Looking For...
Lovely Complex ... Exactly what you're looking for. Fits all the requirements. ...
|Genre Savvy Main Character
(4 posts, 1121 views) Posted: 1997d 22h, 10m ago by tsubasa22 in I'm Looking For...
Kami nomi zo Shiru sekai
The male lead seems pretty genre savvy. The male lead knows every trick in the harem and dating sim game book.
Suzumiya Haruhi no Yuuutsu
Not stereotypical, but I've considered Haruhi and Kyon pretty genre savvy characters. ...
|Your Favorite Female Voice.
(157 posts, 13427 views) Posted: 2006d 8h, 39m ago by tsubasa22 in Music
Rie Fu & Nagi. Not that they're the most spectacular vocalists ever, but their voices are just the type of voices I love a lot. That soft, sometimes almosy airy lightness in their voice. ...
|What manga is this?
(6 posts, 1031 views) Posted: 2006d 9h, 8m ago by tsubasa22 in I'm Looking For...
That description's pretty messed up.
It's Koukou Debut, no doubt about it. ...
(31 posts, 3026 views) Posted: 2006d 10h, 11m ago by tsubasa22 in Bleach
Ginjo is a total troll.
I'm a big sucker for twist endings, so I actually liked it a lot. I was beginning to honestly starting to like Ginjo a bit after all that Tsukishima-messing-with-yo-minds business, but maybe I should have remembered that Ginjo was all too suspicious ...
|a manga about two childhood friends in a drawing school
(2 posts, 452 views) Posted: 2008d 19h, 41m ago by tsubasa22 in I'm Looking For...
It seems like Pink Lady to me. ...
|Best/worst manga-to-anime adaptations
(95 posts, 16553 views) Posted: 2011d 10h, 0m ago by tsubasa22 in Manga General
Ouran High School Host Club - Hands down one of the nicest manga-to-anime adpations I've seen. The stylish animation, the great voice acting, and most of all, balancing new plots with the original plots. It's difficult to stay faithful while being creative, an ...