26. August 2017
From around Lake Biwa (Shiga Prefecture) to the area around Osaka Bay is the Greater Osaka area. This is one area in which Japan’s imperial court resided for over a thousand years. Internationally famous tourist destinations like Osaka, Kyoto, Nara and Kobe are concentrated in this area, which is the smallest definition of Kansai. Some of these locations can be seen in K-On! Season 2 Episode 4 & Lucky Star Episode 21. The K-On! characters go on a graduation trip to Kyoto in Season 2...
07. August 2017
As usual, someone knocked on my bedroom door the minute I’d arrived home and managed to relax. I was used to the lack of privacy, but I’d learned to despise it. “Come in,” I said, not even bothering to get up. My door was unlocked, and it opened quickly. I spun around and stopped when my eyes settled on Jonathon Stone—Pierce’s human form. “What are you doing here?” His thick glassed practically fell from his stout nose as his one good eye wandered around my bedroom. “Our...
17. July 2017
The elevator continued its descent, prompting Reena to scratch her head in confusion. It felt like the longest elevator ride she’d ever been on, and it didn’t help that Madison failed to mention where they were going. Could there really be something this far beneath police headquarters? She glanced over to her partner’s stone cold face. “Uh, Madison, where are you taking me?” “The basement.” “Oh, wow—I didn’t know the police station even had one.” “We call it the...
15. July 2017
Once Bug was ready, I rushed to the fallen officers before they decayed, unwilling to lose the trophies I was due. They dropped some cool armor plates, greaves and pauldrons—no extra characteristics, but with decent defense parameters up to level 20. Good tank gear. It had to cost something even if I just took it to some store or other. The Priest made my day: he dropped the first quest key with a complex multitoothed barb and a digital rune. Wonder if it was the Dwarves' work? It didn't look...