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Does this REALLY happen in Japan?
(252 posts, 38658 views) Posted: 2318d 7h, 31m ago by Pimea in Chatter Box
Quote from funkmu1
New one:
Why are half the thugs portrayed in manga, look like black men? I mean how many black people can you see walking through the streets of Tokyo?
(ie. Masa-san from Seto No Hanayome even tho techinically he's japanese he ...
Does this REALLY happen in Japan?
(252 posts, 38658 views) Posted: 2319d 17h, 40m ago by Pimea in Chatter Box
Thanks for clearing those up Razril. eyes My prior concerns have now been allayed. ...
Does this REALLY happen in Japan?
(252 posts, 38658 views) Posted: 2320d 5h, 39m ago by Pimea in Chatter Box
How often would a tourist encounter Western-style toilets in Japan?

Is kancho really as popular amongst the kids as made out in Gaijin Smash? (warning: some foul language is present)
EDIT: Wow.

I also heard that large drinks in vending machines are the same pric ...
Teh Metalz
(71 posts, 4861 views) Posted: 2330d 23h, 8m ago by Pimea in Music
I have to say there is a lot of ignorance shown by people regarding metal but I tend to think that this genre of music, much like other genres, won't be understood by people who don't enjoy it. I myself am not sure where to draw the line with metal' ...
Music to go along with Action Manga
(8 posts, 730 views) Posted: 2330d 23h, 47m ago by Pimea in Music
I've found that listening to Summoning whilst reading Berserk enhances the atmosphere, but it's rather slowly paced. I think something like Solitary Endless Path by Drudkh is the perfect action/chase song though. ...
Most beautiful songs ever
(152 posts, 12595 views) Posted: 2380d 4h, 57m ago by Pimea in Music
Quote from moca
Within Temptation songs.
The female vocalist has a voice from the heavens above,
cheesus.

Listen to Memories and Angels.

There are more, I'm just too lazy to think.

I have to add Ice Queen ...
What kind of ballad songs do you recommend?
(2 posts, 509 views) Posted: 2380d 5h, 10m ago by Pimea in Music
The album Dahlia, by X Japan, has some nice ballads ;) ...
Favorite Japanese songs
(197 posts, 18516 views) Posted: 2387d 3h, 26m ago by Pimea in Music
Mondo Grosso feat. Kj - Shinin'
Does this count? ...
Movies Ten Years Old and Still Good.
(119 posts, 6713 views) Posted: 2387d 3h, 33m ago by Pimea in Chatter Box
Starship Troopers - my favourite movie lol laugh ...
Songs Here
(721 posts, 48678 views) Posted: 2387d 3h, 46m ago by Pimea in Music
Acoustic/Ambient
Agalloch - Pantheist
Agalloch - Sowilo Rune

Black Metal/Shoegaze (Far removed from black metal)
Alcest - Printemps Emeraude
Alcest - Souvenirs D'un Autre Monde

Absolutely beautiful songs smile ...
Favorite Musicians
(36 posts, 2737 views) Posted: 2389d 9h, 37m ago by Pimea in Music
Nobuo Uematsu - He really understands how to write music for Final Fantasy. I've played through ff7 & ff8 and the music throughout is both emotive and memorable. Every song seems to be perfect for every scene.

Henri Sorvali - He creates the mos ...
Songs Here
(721 posts, 48678 views) Posted: 2389d 10h, 44m ago by Pimea in Music
how about some Basshunter ...
Favorite bands?...
(362 posts, 31670 views) Posted: 2398d 2h, 40m ago by Pimea in Music
my favourite bands

Agalloch
Bloodbath
Dawn
Drudkh
Ikuinen Kaamos
Insomnium
Melechesh
Moonsorrow
Negura Bunget
Nile
Primordial
Summoning
Swallow the Sun
Vinterland
Weakling
Wolves in the Throne Room ...
Audiosurf
(3 posts, 407 views) Posted: 2399d 20h, 17m ago by Pimea in Games
I've just finished downloading this game and I have to say my first few runs through have been a fun experience eek Has anyone else got this game? It's a new rhythm-puzzler for the PC which generates the level based on the music you decide to load - g ...
Songs Here
(721 posts, 48678 views) Posted: 2402d 6h, 45m ago by Pimea in Music
Quote from UberZombie
Amon amarth is awesome, as are Ensiferum and Finntroll. and Illnath. but thats for metal. i listen to a lot of jrock jpop jhiphop that kinda stuff, (really asian music in general) so right now two songs i like a lot are Mebae by nobodyknows+ and ...
Your favorite anime OP/ED?
(328 posts, 52634 views) Posted: 2402d 6h, 59m ago by Pimea in Music
I've never seen the anime but I like the intro to "Record of Lodoss War."

Opening Theme (taken from ANN):
"Kiseki no Umi (Sea of Miracles)" by Maaya Sakamoto
I think that's the one.. ...
Music Suggestion Thread
(246 posts, 16345 views) Posted: 2402d 7h, 25m ago by Pimea in Music
Quote from ZeroAngels
Soilwork, Amon Amarth, Slipknot, Dark Tranquillity, In Flames, Meshuggah, At The Gates, Arch Enemy, and generally anything similar. Mostly melodic death metal is the main thing to look out for. I know plenty of people who got into MDM and ...
Music Suggestion Thread
(246 posts, 16345 views) Posted: 2403d 18h, 46m ago by Pimea in Music
Long shot but does anyone here know some good crust bands confused ...
Favorite songs
(402 posts, 38064 views) Posted: 2404d 5h, 13m ago by Pimea in Music
I stick to listening to whole albums/EPs so I'll post some of my favourites so far smile

Agalloch - Pale Folklore, The Mantle, Ashes Against the Grain, The White
Alcest - Souvenirs D'un Autre Monde
Amesoeurs - Ruines Humaines
Amon Amarth ...
Movies to Avoid like the Plague
(74 posts, 4066 views) Posted: 2407d 6h, 1m ago by Pimea in Chatter Box
Dark Water is probably the most boring movie I've ever seen none ...
Weird Songs
(36 posts, 2689 views) Posted: 2411d 11h, 28m ago by Pimea in Music
Tommy Seebach - Apache
Trollkotze - Im Märchenwald ...
types
(72 posts, 4659 views) Posted: 2418d 13h, 25m ago by Pimea in Music
Quote from MajorMarmot
Classical
Intrumental/New Age
Metal (except Trash Metal)
HipHop
Halldance

What is Trash Metal confused ...
Music Suggestion Thread
(246 posts, 16345 views) Posted: 2419d 11h, 42m ago by Pimea in Music
Quote from gjoerulv
Opeth... Extol... Soilwork... In Flames... Sepultura... Metallica etc
\m/ metal rules! biggrin cool
Metal forum?

I too love metal, btw is this music forum new? ...

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