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Forum: Older Series 2011-11-29, 16:54
Replies: 1,538
Views: 167,315
Posted By takodori
The gag scene wisely succeeded in showing that...

The gag scene wisely succeeded in showing that Chihaya's ear is good enough to detect "Mrs. Pressure"s footsteps before she opens the front door.
Forum: Older Series 2011-11-01, 02:49
Replies: 402
Views: 47,204
Posted By takodori
I was surprised to realize the position of the...

I was surprised to realize the position of the Shogi on the TV screen in the third part has been taken from the actual game between Habu vs Sato, which aired as NHK Shogi Tournament on Feb. 20,...
Forum: Older Series 2011-10-17, 21:01
Replies: 402
Views: 47,204
Posted By takodori
I guess 国分絵麻 is a native English speaking voice...

I guess 国分絵麻 is a native English speaking voice actor and just applying Kanjis to the English sounds of her name. For example, if her name is something like Emma Kirkby, then Japanese can apply 絵麻 to...
Forum: Older Series 2011-10-06, 23:15
Replies: 1,538
Views: 167,315
Posted By takodori
For those who would like to know more about...

For those who would like to know more about Karuta, the card-game featured in this anime, this approx. 30 minutes video with English narration would serve you well.

Begin Japanology (Karuta Card...
Forum: Older Series 2011-07-18, 10:08
Replies: 781
Views: 84,782
Posted By takodori
Just my two cents. This blog in Japanese...

Just my two cents.

This blog in Japanese assumes it's after 1893 judging from the two posters in the Op.
http://text.ssig33.com/59
According to his memory, the right one was created sometime...
Forum: Older Series 2010-12-13, 21:01
Replies: 2,569
Views: 385,721
Posted By takodori
The word Koma(駒) Togame repeats in Ep.12

During the dialogue between Togame and Shichika in Ep.12, Togame uses the word koma(駒) many times. As a Japanese, I associate it with a shogi(Japanese chess) piece instantly, especially remembering...
Forum: Older Series 2010-10-23, 10:34
Replies: 2,569
Views: 385,721
Posted By takodori
The Hyakkeijo(百刑場) in Ep.10 is the place of...

The Hyakkeijo(百刑場) in Ep.10 is the place of execution in the samurai age. Though I'm not so sure, but I think the model of it is the execution site of Nanakita which used to exist in Sendai...
Forum: Older Series 2010-09-13, 03:21
Replies: 2,569
Views: 385,721
Posted By takodori
Tendo, where Togame and Schichika stays in Ep.9,...

Tendo, where Togame and Schichika stays in Ep.9, is the city in Yamagata prefecture which is famous for producing shogi pieces. You can see why Tendo is considered shogi sanctuary in the following...
Forum: Older Series 2010-08-28, 03:54
Replies: 1,430
Views: 170,454
Posted By takodori
It's not too wrong but not so exact to translate...

It's not too wrong but not so exact to translate 帰国子女(Kikoku Shijo) as "Returning Student". I would put it into English as "a child who lived abroad before and now comes back home country". In Suzu's...
Forum: Older Series 2010-08-24, 11:17
Replies: 1,430
Views: 170,454
Posted By takodori
What Shino said to Kaede about Tsuda when they...

What Shino said to Kaede about Tsuda when they were in the school council room was just "Tsuda prefers being passive to being active.". Shino didn't use any equivalent Japanese word to "rape" at that...
Forum: Older Series 2010-08-19, 10:21
Replies: 1,430
Views: 170,454
Posted By takodori
My interpretation was that the three girls turned...

My interpretation was that the three girls turned into peeping Tom when they went away from the screen temporary at that scene. Shino said "Otorikomi chu no youda”(お取り込み中のようだ) to Aria and Suzu. It...
Forum: Older Series 2010-08-14, 01:42
Replies: 2,569
Views: 385,721
Posted By takodori
I'm sure the model of the castle where Hiteihime...

I'm sure the model of the castle where Hiteihime lives in is Nagoya castle in Ep.8 which is located in Nagoya City and called Owari in the era of this anime. You can watch some photos and...
Forum: Older Series 2010-08-14, 00:45
Replies: 2,569
Views: 385,721
Posted By takodori
There is a shogi scene in the new Op for a second...

There is a shogi scene in the new Op for a second or two. The position on the board is really likely, serious, and close. Judging from how well it has been created in spite that almost no one should...
Forum: Older Series 2010-08-03, 20:46
Replies: 1,430
Views: 170,454
Posted By takodori
Not limited to Suzu-Hata scene in ep.5, there...

Not limited to Suzu-Hata scene in ep.5, there have been more indirect or vague expressions used in this series. The balance of the mixture of direct and indirect expressions is the key. But after...
Forum: Older Series 2010-08-03, 00:39
Replies: 1,430
Views: 170,454
Posted By takodori
At that scene, Hata did not say anything about...

At that scene, Hata did not say anything about porn or Agnes in Japanese. Just said "Windy(Kaze Atari ga Tsuyoi)". It's often used as a metaphor of "being criticized".
Forum: Older Series 2010-07-21, 05:24
Replies: 151
Views: 24,935
Posted By takodori
Regarding ep.15, "Shogi Kaikan(将棋会館)" is a...

Regarding ep.15, "Shogi Kaikan(将棋会館)" is a building which actually exists in Shibuya-ku Tokyo. Here is a photo of it.
http://blog.hokkaido-np.co.jp/onsite/P1000121.jpg

If a high school...
Forum: Older Series 2010-07-10, 21:08
Replies: 1,430
Views: 170,454
Posted By takodori
Regarding Ep.2, I think what Mutsumi dared to say...

Regarding Ep.2, I think what Mutsumi dared to say in front of Takatoshi should be subbed like "I'd like to have.....(Student council rule #2 & Op. song)... I'd like to have a Judo club". The first...
Forum: Older Series 2010-07-10, 19:52
Replies: 2,569
Views: 385,721
Posted By takodori
Togame and Shichika went to Tosa(Kochi...

Togame and Shichika went to Tosa(Kochi prefecture) in Ep.07. Unlike the previous episodes, I could not think of the model of the temple which appeared there. And I have no idea if the model of...
Forum: Older Series 2010-06-05, 00:22
Replies: 2,569
Views: 385,721
Posted By takodori
The model of the location where Konayuki lives...

The model of the location where Konayuki lives seems Daisetsuzan Volcanic Group (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daisetsuzan_Volcanic_Group)and the first mountain seems Asahidake...
Forum: Older Series 2010-05-21, 23:49
Replies: 2,569
Views: 385,721
Posted By takodori
The model of Ep.5 location seems to be Ibusuki in...

The model of Ep.5 location seems to be Ibusuki in Kagoshima prefecture (formerly called Satsuma clan) which is famous for its hot springs. This pension's outdoor hot spring is somewhat similar to the...
Forum: Older Series 2010-04-18, 20:27
Replies: 2,569
Views: 385,721
Posted By takodori
Just two cents about Ganryujima

Ganryujima where Togame and Shichika landed in Ep.4 is a small island which actually exist. The island has another name as Funajima. It is a famous for the duel between Miyamoto Musashi and Sasaki...
Forum: Older Series 2010-03-09, 05:54
Replies: 2,569
Views: 385,721
Posted By takodori
The model of building of "Sanzu Shrine"

It seems the building of "Sanzu Shrine" in the episode 3 is that of Ichibata Temple in Shimane prefecture which used to be called Izumo. Actual Ichibata Temple is located on the top of Mt....
Forum: Older Series 2010-02-09, 20:54
Replies: 2,569
Views: 385,721
Posted By takodori
Don't worry if you cannot understand backward...

Don't worry if you cannot understand backward talking. Even most of Japanese could not get it as well as myself. Some of them complained why there was no subb for it.;);
Forum: Older Series 2010-02-08, 10:08
Replies: 2,569
Views: 385,721
Posted By takodori
I don't think it's an actual place, though it's...

I don't think it's an actual place, though it's true in the Japanese history that almost every HAN(clan) that faced sea had islands for banishment. I think so did it in the West such as Elba where...
Forum: Older Series 2010-02-07, 20:37
Replies: 2,569
Views: 385,721
Posted By takodori
Here are some collection of the background...

Here are some collection of the background information about the location of Episode.2 to air tonight in Japan.

Tottori Sand Dunes
http://apike.ca/japan_tottori_sand_dunes.html

Japan National...
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