Archive for the ‘Death Note’ Category

Hataw Hanep Hero 2008: the biggest anime convention in the Philippines

Sunday, November 23rd, 2008

I haven’t made much progress with regard to my anime watching. I have been doing my thesis for the past few days, and I also started reviewing for the medical admission test which is three weeks from now.

There weren't any good manga in the convention :c

There weren't any good manga in the convention :c

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Isn’t Death Note being oversubbed?

Thursday, January 18th, 2007

Misa

mmm … Misa …

I love Death Note. I’m not saying that it’s the greatest thing since toasted bread, but I do regard it highly among the anime I watch. (No, not as high or as well-regarded as Tsukihime. It will never reach that series.) When I started watching it, I expected it to be licensed in the future, but not as early as the future that was a few days ago. It was quite a shock to many because the two most prominent subbers (that have been known in hardcore English-speaking otaku circles for quite some time) dropped the show immediately after it was licensed. Those two sub-groups were Live-eviL and Toriyama’s World. Initially, I was distraught: who was going to sub such a good series now? (more…)