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About dijeh

I translate things, mainly almost everything that has to do with gods screwing with humans' lives and getting their asses kicked in return.

Cowboy Bebop – Kanno Yoko OST Commentary (The Jazz Messengers)

    (here’s hoping this hasn’t been translated yet) I’ve been meaning to do this ever since I bought the book, so here we go: Yoko Kanno’s commentary on the series’ soundtrack, more precisely, OST I and Vitaminless. Her comments are … Continue reading

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Violence Jack volume 1 Afterword (Nagai Go)

I recently watched the Violence Jack OVAs (errhgmm) and remembered I had Nagai Go’s foreword/volume one afterword from the aizouban/complete 18 volume edition released in 1996. Nagai shares a part of his thought process while writing the manga, a few … Continue reading

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Strange Journey Pre-release Interview

I am….ALIVE. And rusty. Sorry in advance for sounding like Google Translate.  To celebrate my coming back to life, I decided to translate an interview taken shortly before the release of Strange Journey (since I’m playing it on and off … Continue reading

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Dororo Afterword

Thanks to the latest news, I remembered I had these pages stored somewhere… So, here it is – Tezuka Ozamu’s afterword, from the Complete Tezuka Collection (or however you may want to call it…).  

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SMT IV Draft Scenario

I believe it’s a well-known fact that Kaneko came up with the idea behind SMT IV and wrote the drafts that led to the game (almost) everyone has played. But did you know the drafts are more than just drafts? … Continue reading

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Horror Movie Influences in Araki’s Manga

I finished reading Araki’s horror movie book a couple of weeks ago and found it pretty interesting (thanks for the movie recs, Araki). The afterword was actually my favourite part, but overall he’s got a really pleasant way of talking … Continue reading

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Black Jack Atogaki

I found this afterword in the volume that contains the ‘The SL Called Life’ chapter in one of the many complete collections of Black Jack. This one was not that complete though, apparently it’s the least complete, but anyway. Since … Continue reading

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