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Forum: Radio 04-08-2013, 07:07 PM
Replies: 477
Views: 152,731
Posted By Tempest Wind
Re: Request Artist Or Anime Discographies

Nilili Mambo by Block B
(And then play it all the time from 5:30 AM to 2 PM without ever stopping please. I just can't get enough of this song.)
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 04-19-2011, 04:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,347
Posted By Tempest Wind
Tempest's Downpour -- It's Not Easy Being a Toon

Who doesn't love Jessica Rabbit? Not only is she stunningly gorgeous, she teaches us about a society we only vaguely understand. How do Western Toons hold up against Eastern ones? Answers to those...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 04-16-2011, 12:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,952
Posted By Tempest Wind
Tempest's Downpour -- Big O versus Batman

What's more epic than cult-classic Big O? Batman. O, well, maybe they're pretty close in that AWESOMNESS category. Anyway, read this to make your inner fan squeal: here...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 04-16-2011, 12:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 5,499
Posted By Tempest Wind
Tempest's Downpour -- Anime In-Jokes 9: Food in Anime

Do you like food? Do you like to learn? Tempest has provided a guide on anime food here (http://918thefan.com/2011/tempests-downpour-anime-in-jokes-9-food-in-anime-2/). Bon Appetite! (There's...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 04-16-2011, 11:58 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,646
Posted By Tempest Wind
Tempest's Downpour -- On Buying Stuff That Isn't Yaoi

Tempest's visit outside the confines of her home lead her to discover a fascinating world of... nah, forget it. Manga is all yaoi and all crap these days. Deal with it and read my suggestions here:...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-21-2011, 11:28 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 4,216
Posted By Tempest Wind
Tempest's Downpour -- Reflections on the Americanization of Anime

Tempest continues to go on and on and on about translation, localization and Americanization. She adds some personal experience to the mix just to see if you're paying any attention. Read it here...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-13-2011, 10:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,622
Posted By Tempest Wind
Re: Tempest's Downpour -- The Americanization of Anime

A lot of self-proclaimed "purist" fans declare that anime and manga have to be Japanese in order to be considered either of those things. What you people don't know is that half the time, you're...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-13-2011, 06:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,622
Posted By Tempest Wind
Re: Tempest's Downpour -- The Americanization of Anime

Avatar is brilliant, whatever it is. The art-style is inspired by anime, like the Teen Titans series that rocked Cartoon Network for a few years. But I think Avatar goes one step beyond even anime...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-13-2011, 08:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,622
Posted By Tempest Wind
Re: Tempest's Downpour -- The Americanization of Anime

Oh, my god, I HATE the Wolverine anime. I was trying to describe it to my friends and the only way I could think to say it was, "So offensively Japanese that it hurt." XD Normally I worship...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-12-2011, 09:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,622
Posted By Tempest Wind
Re: Tempest's Downpour -- The Americanization of Anime

XD OH GOD THAT IS WORSE. Have you seen that newish X-men series Canada created? Wolverine and the X-Men I think it's called? So very dumbed down... makes me sad in the face.
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-12-2011, 11:31 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,242
Posted By Tempest Wind
Re: Tempest's Downpour -- Why Women Want Yaoi

I hear ya, Jessileo. My roommate got me into Ouran and at first the twins horrified me. Somewhere along the line, my brain kinda fell out of my ears and I became a fan. XD They're ridiculous --...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-12-2011, 11:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,079
Posted By Tempest Wind
Re: Tempest's Downpour -- Bring on the Lesbians!

XD Indeed. Especially because my roommates and I were making innuendo between Haseo and Silabus throughout my play-through of the game. Silabus is just so *PRETTY*... We couldn't resist. ...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-12-2011, 11:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,242
Posted By Tempest Wind
Re: Tempest's Downpour -- Why Women Want Yaoi

XD For every reason imaginable. I hated the characters, I hated that there was zero to no characterization, I hated that there were no women in the show, I hated that the entire FREAKING school was...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-11-2011, 10:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 4,774
Posted By Tempest Wind
Re: Tempest's Downpour -- Con Report: AnimeNEXT 2010

Awww, what were you dressed as? Maybe I saw you.

Yeah, I only got to see LK because I'm press. @___@ Whoooo, good fortune.

I'll just have to see you next year! ^^
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-11-2011, 10:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,242
Posted By Tempest Wind
Re: Tempest's Downpour -- Why Women Want Yaoi

OH MY GOD I KNOW THAT ONE. o_____o the one with the dude with the pink hair and the guy with the blue hair? I HAAAAAAAATED that show.

Sukisyo, right?
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-11-2011, 10:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,374
Posted By Tempest Wind
Re: Tempest's Downpour -- Howl's Moving Castle

*squeal* Diana Wynne Jones recs! <33 I love you now.

I'm currently reading Dogsbody which is way darker than anything else I've read by her. Howl will always have a special place in my heart,...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-11-2011, 10:18 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 4,935
Posted By Tempest Wind
Re: Tempest's Downpour -- Anime In-Jokes 4: School Life Edition

I don't think the students can handle it well at all. Japan has a word for the mental disorder caused by overworking onesself. They need to chill.

But then in America, working people have no...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-11-2011, 10:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 5,079
Posted By Tempest Wind
Re: Tempest's Downpour -- Bring on the Lesbians!

Nope. You can only marry Saku. You get a "friendship ending" with Bo, which is a load of crap because the "friendship endings" are pretty gay too. I like Haseo's friendship ending with Silabus...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-11-2011, 09:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 7,242
Posted By Tempest Wind
Re: Tempest's Downpour -- Why Women Want Yaoi

The problem with that is that so many yaoi guys are pansies! It irks me to no end to see a guy character get all whiny and submissive. It's like, dude. C'mon. Stand up for yourself. Fight a bit!...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-11-2011, 01:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 6,622
Posted By Tempest Wind
Tempest's Downpour -- The Americanization of Anime

I've run out of witty things to say. Read it please. Comment also. Click here (http://918thefan.com/2011/tempest%E2%80%99s-downpour-the-americanization-of-anime/) first.
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-11-2011, 01:29 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 4,215
Posted By Tempest Wind
Tempest's Downpour -- Anime In-Jokes 8: Onmyouji, Oni and Yokai -- Oh my!

The entry into the intermediate course in Becoming an Otaku, Anime In-Jokes 8 covers a lot of spiritual and mythical aspects of anime. It's cool because it's so foreign. Click here...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-11-2011, 01:26 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,323
Posted By Tempest Wind
Tempest's Downpour -- The Abridged Series

Yes, that was meant to make you think I'd made an Abridged Series of my life. That was the hook to get you to read it. This article...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-11-2011, 01:24 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,839
Posted By Tempest Wind
Tempest's Top 5 Outtakes

Which is really more like top 11 outtakes, but I didn't have the guts to do it. Also, shut up -- I ran out of things to write about, okay?? Read it...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-11-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 4,094
Posted By Tempest Wind
Tempest's Downpour -- Anime In-Jokes 7: Holidays and Festivals

Because if the main characters aren't studying for their entrance exams, they're enjoying one of the many hundreds of thousands of festivals coinciding with school days. Click here...
Forum: Tempest's Downpour 02-11-2011, 01:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 3,984
Posted By Tempest Wind
Tempest's Breakup Letter to CLAMP

This is the most personal thing I've ever shared with a large audience. As much as it is filled with metaphor, I think it communicates the emotional -- yeah, whatever. CLAMP sucks these days. Read...
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