Japanese drama, live action

デスノート (Death Note)

"No matter how gifted,you alone cannot change the world."

Japanese drama, live action

サムライせんせい (Samurai Sensei)

Another manga-based, Johnny-starrer dorama is out and it features Nishikido Ryo in another teacher role like Gomen Ne Seishun’s and a time travelling samurai like in Chonmage Purin (A Boy and his Samurai). Samurai Sensei is an adaptation of Esusuke Croe’s comedy manga. Nishikido plays Takechi Hanpeita, a samurai from the Bakumatsu period, the leader… Continue reading サムライせんせい (Samurai Sensei)

Japanese drama, live action

5時から9時まで Ep.1 (5-ji Kara 9-ji Made)

5-ji Kara 9-ji Made (From Five to Nine) is a getsu-9 drama starring Yamashita Tomohisa and Ishihara Satomi based on the manga series of the same title by Miki Aihara . The story opens with the female lead, Sakuraba Junko, attending a temple funeral. Her clumsy ways cause an embarrassing scene and the monk officiating the ritual… Continue reading 5時から9時まで Ep.1 (5-ji Kara 9-ji Made)


進撃!巨人中学校 (Shingeki! Kyojin Chuugakkou)

Shingeki! Kyojin Chuugakkou is a parody series of the events in Shingeki no Kyojin, but set in a wholesome, non-deadly middle school where humans and titans co-exist,albeit separated by a wall. Eren hasn’t lost his original fury against the existence of these giants who apparently took something “precious” away from him. But instead of his… Continue reading 進撃!巨人中学校 (Shingeki! Kyojin Chuugakkou)