Archive for July, 2006

New Internet Banzai!

July 31, 2006 | In: Miscellaneous

After being with Westnet for about 19 months, it was time to change to a different ISP. Before I was on 512kb/128kb with 14GB peak and off peak (totally 28GB) plus free PIPE traffic totalling $59.95 AU per month. I now moved to G-Node, which gives me...

Posted yesterday, news of Amano Kozue's (known for ARIA) 3rd illustration artbook is to be released. Originally I heard of this from hisuiIBMPower4 from HongFire, but this confirms it. Titled "Cielo" it is to be released on the 30th August 2006 and the...

New lighting setup

July 28, 2006 | In: Miscellaneous

Well using the towel as a backdrop just wasn't working out. So I decided to try something else and since I recently got a shipment, I made this makeshift lighting setup. It does well for the time being. I'm thinking of using a larger box and...

Well they are finally here. Delivered to my door just as I was about to go out so I didn't get to open them until last night. Scale: 1/8 Material: PVC Production: Organic Release Date: July 2006 Price: 4800 JPY Available: Kamio Misuzu,...

Akari and Alicia are preparing dinner and Alicia suggest that they eat in the gondola. Eating dinner in the gondola, Akari thinks of...

Prey PC Game

July 23, 2006 | In: Games

After seeing the E3 Preview for this game last year, I finally obtained a copy and played it for a good 4 hours. I must say this game is absolutely awesome. Developed by Human Head Studios, they use a heavily modified version of the Doom 3 engine to...

AIR Blu-ray Disc Boxset

July 21, 2006 | In: Anime

Release date of a Blu-ray version of the anime AIR TV has been released. Available in November but at a huge price tag of 29, 800 yen (approx. $340 AU). It includes all 14 episodes, a bonus disc which includes cast interviews and even a 3 minute version...