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21st December 2K8, Sunday – Morning[?]

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I-I-I-got a new phone~☆!

Chang-chang-LA~a~! :*:・< ̄∀ ̄>・:*:

This is the phone that I made an advance booking 3 weeks ago. The retailer assured me that I will get it in 1 week but hell no, he told me to wait some more until yesterday — I canceled my order from him and left for another retailer. <`A´>/

Thank goodness, I finally got my hands on the LG KF350! (Laughs) <u_u> ↓

In the past few weeks, I was so anxious and restless. I kept my fingers cross hoping to receive good news from that retailer saying, “Your phone is here!”.

A~ah well, can’t blame me because this phone has a plain yet attractive design. In fact, it looks like a Japanese keitai style. I’m sure many youths (especially girls) will find this phone very catchy to the eyes.↓

(My previous phone: Nokia 7390)

As said, sheep is now very happy and gleeful! <^x^>/

This phone model is called The Ice-cream phone. I have no idea why it’s named after ice-cream. Perhaps it’s because there are 3 dewy creamy colors available; Blue, White and Pink. <.__.>{?]

Well, my color of choice is pink and let’s take a look at actual phone that now belongs to me. (Laughs)

Judging by the appeal itself, it sure gives away the stylish and Japanese feel even though this phone isn’t as long and tall as Japanese made phones.

… But look on the bright side, it’s slim! <^v^>/

Surprisingly, it’s a bit heavier than it looks. Very solid despite that it consist of plastic material.

As for the interior design… ↓

It’s neat and I simply love the simplicity of this phone. The phone is horizontally broader than my Nokia 7390 however, not too obvious and still acceptable.. at least to me. <_  _>lll

↑ The user interface is 240 x 320. At first, I was disappointed with the small screen. There’s ample space to make the screen bigger and longer but as you can see, LG designed an unnecessary border around the screen which makes the screen look even smaller!

* There are only 2 themes: Black and white. (Cries) No variety, huh? <;__;>

If that does not suck enough, the black dot you see on your top right is NOT a camera. (Sorry, cam whores..)

*A~aw~* <;__;>

That is an Auto Luminance Control. Since my knowledge in explaining technical stuffs is rather limited and pathetic, the most I can do to help you understand this function is to extract the information from the LG KF350′s manual book itself:

Auto Luminance Control

“When you set the Auto brightness to On, the brightness of the LCD screen will be automatically set by an ALC (Auto Luminance Control) sensor built into your phone. Auto Luminance Control automatically adjusts screen brightness according to the ambient brightness. KF350′s smart luminance control provides clear screen under bright lights and is gentle on the eyes when dark, all while saving battery power. The function of Auto Brightness is set to ON by default.”

At first, I didn’t know about this function and while I was testing out the phone — The back light kept blinking from bright to dark. Afraid that it was spoiled, I panicked and when through the manual book again to discover that it was a special function.

Seriously, LG should have just build a camera in replace of the ALC because the constant change of light can be very distracting.

Now moving on to the key pad compartment… ↓

It’s very spacious. I’m not used to big key pads and the END CALL (Button that cancels everything as well as turns off the phone) is too close to the number 3 button.

While typing a message to Mira, I kept hitting the END CALL button which resulted my message to be save under Draft. And this jinx happen like — 5 – 8 times in one message? <o_o>

Don’t feel discourage. My fingers are at fault for being spastic, not the phone. <^-^>lll

Baa… Up next… ↓

You can check the time without opening the phone. All you have to do is click the side button (which is the volume button) and the time will re-appear. The time will not be displayed at all times by the way. I think it’s better that way. It will help you reserve battery.

Another great feature about the LED is — You can select an emoticon as your screen saver!

Firstly, click OK → Settings. ↓

Then go to External LED → Wallpaper. ↓

You can choose to display the time only or … ↓

Go for the kawaii emoticons! \<^v^>/ This is how it will turn out. ↓

* Some emoticons are animated! Like the one above!

If you like, you can also customize your own! But you can only store 3 customized emoticons/text. (Cries)

About the MP3 player … ↓

That’s how it will turn out to be. There will be light omitting according to the beat and tempo of the music.

Ok… Enough about how awesome the design and the LED function. Let’s move on to the main question that we all ask before purchasing a phone. And that is — Are the photos taken by LGKF350 sharp and reliable?

Well honestly, I’m quite upset that it ruins up-close shots because it does not have an auto-focus and macro feature. However, I’m quite contented with its quality results.

Below here are some sample photos taken using the LG KF350. ↓

My beloved dog, Auwlithe~♥ ↑ <≥ω≤>/

With these pictures, I let you decide whether the quality is satisfying enough for you.

The camera is equipped with basic functions such as the following:

  • Color effect
  • White Balance
  • Night Mode
  • Timer
  • Tools for editing (Rotate, resize, insert text and element, clipping, image defect [mosaic blur, distort...], special effect [black & white, sepia, color negative, black & white negative, enhance RGB, contrast, sharpen, emboss, sketch..etc])
  • Frame effect
  • Mirror
  • … and more!

The capture speed is fast unlike Nokia 7390 that takes about 3 seconds. Therefore, your photos will be snap in an instant.

Now how about the reliability of LG 350′s video recordings? <.__.>{?]

To clarify the quality, I specially made this short video! ↓

Uh… (Laughs nervously)

Silly video… Well.. This is all I can say about this phone for now. I’m happy with it and still exploring its features. The 1 thing that I’m quite paranoid about this phone is that the latch for the USB/Head phone/charger and Micro SD is loose.. <OAO> ↓

It’s very VERY loose. >_<

I don’t mean that it comes off easily — It’s just that when I lift it up to plug in the USB/Charger, it dangles. <TAT>

So you gotta be careful. Don’t be rough when opening it and plugging it, ok?

Oh! Before I end this. One last tip:

* If you can’t seem to insert the Micro SD card and it keeps ejecting — Remove the back cover, battery and SIM card then insert the Micro SD by the side. That ought to be the trick!

Baa~ Make that as the second last tip because I still have one more. <^-^>lll Please please bear with my long-windedness.

For those who love BLINGING their accessories — LG KF350 is probably a very ideal phone for decorations!

Here’s a web site that sells many lovely and sparkling accessories for phones. Here’s an example of how your phone might turn out to be soon! ↓

Personally, I’ve not bought anything from Strapya-World yet. I’m planning to but haven’t decide what I want. There are too many goodies there! <*^v^>/

With that said, do check this online shop~♥! \<´v`>

To Strapya-world.com!

Hai! \<^ε^>/ This is the end~! Thank you for your patience with sheep~!

I admire your endurance~! (Laughs)

Ms.Aya, taking her leave now~! <∏A∏> (Cries)

[ . . . ]

PS: I can’t say anything regarding the life span of the phone battery because I’ve only used it in 2 days. Perhaps after 5 days or a week later, I’ll make a second report. Hopefully, this phone won’t fail me by then. (Laughs)

P.PS: Oh! Yeah! How can sheep forget?! <^-^>lll When you purchase the LG KF350 — you get a ice-cream phone strap! ↓

Before this, I heard that customers who buys this phone are entitle to Baskin & Robin’s ice-cream voucher. Strange.. I didn’t get it. <.___.>{?] 1GB MicroSD memory card was also not included..

A~ah well.. I was too distracted with the cute and adorable sales attendant. (Laughs) <´•ω•`>lll

With that said — Cheers to ice-cream phone!

READ THE SECOND REPORT ON LG KF350!

Update! The phone hanged! It hanged! SHIT!

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Mood - Bored

Mood - Bored

16th December 2K8, Tuesday – Dinner time.

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(Yawn) Baa~ <u_u>

This is Ms.Aya who is feeling rather bored and perhaps one of the few people who hasn’t kicked in the Christmas spirit~!

But since Christmas is currently the hot topic, I thought of blogging about it. However — It never come across my mind to list down the things that I want for Christmas.

For a very simple reason — Who cares about what I want, right? <`A´>/

This entry marks the 100th post in this blog therefore, this entry should be worth while and shan’t be all that selfish.

Therefore, here’s a scenario that we can all put our heads together — ☆!

For this year’s Christmas, imagine…

Our once upon a time beloved jolly fat man in red, Santa Clause is about to get a burn notice for the misdeeds he has committed before and after Christmas. ↓

He has been threatening the children to behave good or else they won’t get their hands on any of his cheap toys.

But on the other hand, has Santa been good himself to deserve being great role model to the children around the world? <.___.>{?]

I don’t think so. Because while I was googling for pictures of Santa (with the intention of writing some good things about this pop), I came across these. ↓

Apparently, he leaves nasty messages on people’s walls. What will the children think when they see the F word written on their wall and how do you think the parents can answer them?

“Santa dropped by last night and left us this message?” This is bad for his reputation indeed. He might as well write there, “Tickle-Me-Elmo is all your get, loser!”

But the next proof is more horrifying. ↓

It seems Santa is having a serious drinking symptom till he passes out obscenely in the back alleys. What do you think alcoholic people do when they lose their sober?

Answer: They beat up children and housewives.

With that — Do you want this very man who has a staunched smell of alcohol coming down your chimney?

Next is even worse.. ↓

The picture shown above pretty much explains his other hobbies other than kidnapping elves and rein deers for his ambitions. Imagine if you have your children seated on his laps… Gosh! I’m thinking too much! <≥◊≤>/ (Laughs)

Before I state my proposal, let’s be fair to Santa Clause after all he has done for us in the past years. Let’s get to the pros and cons of Santa Clause. <^-^>/~♫!

Pros

  • Been around for years and everyone knows him. Even unborn children knows Santa Clause.
  • Children still believe in the existence of Santa Clause.
  • Has a fatherly figure.
  • Good reason to threaten your kids to behave themselves throughout the year.

Cons

  • Reputation gradually dies out throughout time and era.
  • Easily mistaken as a pedophile.
  • Possibly an animal and elf abuser judging by the way he whips his troop of rein deers and enslaving elves.
  • Becoming a joke. Anyone can pose as Santa Clause.
  • Other than toys, he can’t give you anything else nor present you a boyfriend/girlfriend.

Now that I’ve provided some pointers about Santa, I’d like to move on to my proposal — which is to elect a new Santa Clause!

Yep! I think there are better candidates out there that can make a better Santa Clause this year. I’ve narrowed down to 2 eligible Santa Clauses so — Let’s not wait, first up~ ↓

Shen Long from Dragon Ball

Shen Long is a magical dragon that can grant 1 wish a year. It can be summon after gathering 7 dragon balls and if you think Shen Long is scary, let me tell you — It is not half as scary as what Santa can to do your kids (and wife) at night!

Shen Long is a well spoken creature with extra ordinary abilities to grant wishes per year. If we somehow get our hands on the Planet Namek’s dragon balls, we can have 3 wishes fulfilled in a year! Let’s check the pros and cons of Shen Long!

Pros

  • Offers more than Toy R’us goods. This baby can even bring your love ones to life provided they did not face death by natural causes.
  • Can be used to resolve world crisis and achieve world peace by wishing that all evil will banish from the surface of Earth.
  • Although we are permitted to have only 3 wishes, we can strategically come up with a wish that will kill 2 birds with one stone. (Eg: 1st wish — Grant all the toys that the children wants but do not give them dangerous toys. 2nd wish — Restore the damage that is done on this planet. 3rd wish — Bless all the poor families with health and wealth.. etc)
  • Children are fascinated by mystical creatures!

Cons

  • Very powerful and suppose it lands on the hands of evil, we’re all doom!
  • Visitors from outer space might pay a visit to Earth and destroy us all! ↓

Freaks like Frieza and his henchmen!

Next candidate.. ↓

Doraemon

Our lovable Japanese character. With Doraemon’s mighty pocket that is fiiled with magic and advance technology equipment, I can only imagine how much benefit we’ll get from his goodies such as the ‘door to anywhere’ and ‘flying cane’.

Doraemon makes a fun and loving Santa for all!

Pros

  • Has a clean reputation among the children and adults.
  • Harmless and non-violent.
  • Children and adults adore Doraemon.
  • Has useful equipments from the future.
  • Has patience and endurance with children (since he can tolerate Nobita’s stupidity and demanding attitude..)
  • No worries about communicating with Doraemon. He has this snack that can enable one to understand foreign languages no matter which country or planet you’re from.
  • Is appointed as Japan’s 1st Anime Ambassodor hence reputable.
  • Instead of milk and cookies, just give him Dorayaki and he’ll be more than willing to oblige you! ↓

Cons

  • Doraemon is terrified of rats. Suppose your house is infested with rats, don’t invite Doraemon over because he’ll nuclear the crumbs out of your house and neighborhood.
  • He might emerge out of your bath tub while you’re bathing instead of coming down the chimney.
  • His head is too big to fit through the chimney.
  • A slight damage to his system might trigger him to be violent. Plus, spare parts can only be found in the future.

Now as for the… ↓

Under Qualified Nominees

George Bush – He’s more concern about terrorism and probably hiring him as Santa Clause will entitle him to sending bomb parcels to terrorist countries. (Though I’m not against it however–) In this case, we’re thinking about children.

Besides, George W.Bush shares some similarities with Santa Clause. That is — the drunken part. You can read more about George W.Bush dirty secrets here.

On a side note, even Tic-Tac beats George Bush in campaigning for President.

Ronald Mcdonalds – For a moment, it sounded like a good idea to add Ronald Mcdonalds into the list of nominees since his franchise is recognized world wide (except for terrorist countries) but in a split second, my senses hit me back.

We don’t want our children to welcome the new year with bulging tummies, do we?

Plus, what will happen to our ladies? ↓

Damn right, we don’t want this to happen. !! Screams !! <OAO>!!!

OR..

Are you kind enough to give the white beard man another chance?

Before you decide, remember:

Each time you ask for a present from Santa, an elf dies gruesomely.

(Laughs nervously) That’s the end of my list of nonsense. <^x^>lll

So hence said — Who should be Santa this year? <.___.>{?]

Or do you have someone else in mind? (Laughs)

Make your choice~ \<`ε´>/~♥!

Mood - Sleepy

Mood - Sleepy

15th December 2K8, Monday – Shortly after the previous entry.

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Yes, it’s Ms.Aya again~♥! \<`ε´>/ Baa~!

Seems like — I’ve been tagged to do this WWE tag since I’m a WWE fan. (Laughs)

Without further ado… ↓

WWE Tag — START~O~!

1. Your favorite WWE superstar(s):

CM Punk

CM Punk

Jeffy Hardy

Jeffy Hardy

Dave Batista

Dave Batista

Rey Mysterio

Rey Mysterio

Triple H

Triple H

And…

Edge - Because he is somewhat entertaining.

Edge - Because he is somewhat entertaining.

2. Your hated WWE superstar(s):

JBL

JBL

Chris Jericho -- What the fuck is Y2J? Huh?

Chris Jericho -- What the fuck is Y2J? Huh?

Santino Marella

Santino Marella

3. Favorite diva(s):

Ashley Massoro -- Only because we share the same name (Laughs)

Ashley Massoro -- Only because we share the same name (Laughs)

Melina - Bitchy attitude but love her fighting moves!

Melina - Bitchy attitude but love her fighting moves!

4. Favorite WWE music entrance:

Smackdown’s Opening Theme – Rise up! by Drowning Pool
RAW’s Opening Theme – To be loved by Paparoach
CM Punk’s entrance theme
The late Chris Benoit’s entrance theme

5. Favorite tag team(s):

D-Generation X - Team of Triple H and Shawn Michaels

D-Generation X - Team of Triple H and Shawn Michaels

The Brothers of Destruction - Undertaker and Kane

The Brothers of Destruction - Undertaker and Kane

6. Favorite couple(s):

NONE.

7. Favorite franchise (RAW, Smackdown, ECW)

RAW and Smackdown!

8. Big show or The Great Khali?

The Great Kahli whooping small fries like Carlito

The Great Khali whooping small fries like Carlito

9. The match of your dreams (superstars):

… Baa.. Can’t think of any.. <;__;> (Cries)

10. The match of your dreams (divas):

I wanna see Beth Phoenix beat the crap out of Santino!

I wanna see Beth Phoenix beat the crap out of Santino!

11. Superstar/diva you’d like to have an affair with:

CM Punk

CM Punk~!

12. Big Show or The Undertaker?

Pff.. The Undertaker of course!

Pff.. The Undertaker of course!

I tag — Any other WWE fans who wishes to do this. <^x^>lll

Baa~

Sheep is sleepy. Nighty-night~♥!

PS: Thanks, Rocketd-hun for this tag~! \<^v^>/

Mood - Genki

Mood - Genki

14th December 2K8, Sunday – Night.

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Osu~♫!

Ms.Aya here is engross with Dragon Ball~!

I started reading the manga again (starting from book 16 when the battles are more crucial and threatening). So nostalgic~♥! ↓

This whole entry is going to be about Dragon Ball so — I apologize to those who aren’t fond of it and might find this boring. (Cries) <;___;>

Baa.. <.___.>lll Moving on…

I remember I used to read Dragon Ball during my primary school days. And now that I think about it — Dragon Ball is indeed a classic anime/manga that will never die out throughout time.

Dragon Ball has been around since 1984 and until today — it is still the most talk and recognize anime that no one will ever miss out. (you have to be an ignorant loser to dismiss Dragon Ball!)

Even though new anime and manga seems to be beat Dragon Ball in perspective of sound effects and drawings — Somehow, when it comes to story line, I personally feel that Dragon Ball’s plot is more deep and most importantly — Original.

Plus, the characters are great. They show development throughout time. Take the main character Son Goku for an example.

He practically grew up in the series and showed major improvement in his martial arts. Although the whole destroying the solar system may sound ridiculous but face it — The story is great. The characters are cool and the humor tickles the shit out of your bones.

Now when I read Bleach, I’m like — What the fuck is Bankai? (Laughs)

Anyway — Let’s talk about… Who are your favorite characters and which is your favorite saga? <^v^>/

Answer: ______________________________

Baa~ There are so many fantastic and funny characters. But for me — My favorites are:

Cyborg 18 and Cyborg 17 – Because they are the only villains that are not alienated. (Laughs) Also, I find these cold blooded siblings cute when they act together. No.17 is so boyish and he likes cars (I think he’s into guns too) while No.18 is all about clothes and fashion. Seriously, Kuririn is damn lucky to have No.18 as his wife.. Although she orders him around. <^-^>lll Pretty girls are difficult, huh?

* Awesome fanart of No.18

* Awesome fanart of No.18

Then again — Don’t you think No.18 is way too powerful than Kuririn? No wonder he dare not say no to her. (Laughs)

As for No.17, I’m kinda sad that he returned as a bad guy in Dragon Ball GT and that he was destroyed by Goku and No.18. (Cries) Why….. <;__;>

I prefer the normal C17 ↑ than the Super 17. Super 17 looks … scary and freaky.. <=__=>lll

Vegeta - (Laughs) The bad ass in the group. Initially, he appeared as a villain and was a serious threat to the Z group. This son of a B is tough to kill as he keeps getting up after numerous blows by Gohan, Goku, Kuririn, Piccolo and even Yazirobe.

A terrifying character indeed but later, he forcefully team up with Goku and the rest in order to defeat Frieza who was his superior which he hated and wished to rebel against. After defeating Frieza and with no where else to go, he stayed on Earth and lived with Bulma and her family.

Warning: Marry a Saiyan ONLY if you can afford to feed his bottomless stomach!

Warning: Marry a Saiyan ONLY if you can afford to feed his bottomless stomach!

In the manga, there was no emphasis on how Vegeta and Bulma got together in a relationship. However, the development is shown in the anime.

For those who have yet to see how Vegeta gets alone with Bulma, please watch the video below. ↓

At first, I have no blady idea how in tarnation these 2 could end up together but after I discovered this video on Youtube — I’m like Wow~~! I didn’t know Vegeta could be that lenient to Bulma! (Laughs)

They really make a good pairing. <^-^>/

Plus, he makes a good father after all. The video beneath shows a funny moment he had with his daughter, Bra. ↓

Well… I like the fact that Vegeta has this bad ass and violent attitude but somehow he was able to acknowledge his defeat to Goku and in the crucial battle with Majin Buu, he sacrificed himself and later he also contributed to save the world which he once despised.

Another fact about Vegeta that should never be missed out is his intelligence. He came up with brilliant ideas, plans and strategies to help everyone. I wanna praise Vegeta more but I have to move on to my next favorite character… Piccolo! ↓

Piccolo – From a villain to a faithful team mate of the Z fighters. At first his ambition was to kill Goku and then take over the world. This ambition was brought forward to him from the Old King Piccolo. However, the young Piccolo did not inherit too much evil from his father. He started fighting along Goku’s side after he confronted Radietz, Goku’s brother.

Fearing that Radietz was stronger than Goku and himself, he decided that he needs to team up with Goku to eliminate Radietz in order to avoid interference with Piccolo’s ambitions. After winning the battle with Radietz at the cost of Goku’s life, he was informed that 2 more Saiyans who are more powerful than Radietz will be arriving Earth in 1 year’s time, Piccolo decided that he shall train Son Gohan, the first son of Goku for he sees a potential in him.

Son Gohan

Son Gohan

Piccolo them built a father-like relationship with Gohan and became unexpectedly attached to Gohan to the point he stood in the way of Nappa’s fire ball attack in order to save him. In the manga book 18 page 38, he mentioned that Gohan received the same fate as himself, who was forced to survive in the wilderness alone. Gohan on the other hand, regards a very high respect to Piccolo that on some occasions, he wears Piccolo’s uniform.

Piccolo is one of the strongest characters among the Z group and even though later on he was unable to battle the stronger opponents — he is the wisest character.

This could be due to his fusion with Kami-sama, his origin form. Piccolo used to be a very serious and an individual with no sense of humor. (He doesn’t even know what love is all about) But later on, he starts having gag moments even though not at his will.

Especially when he has to deal with Gotenks. (Fusion of Trunks and Son Goten)

Last but not least — ↓

Trunks ~♥ - (Laughs) Guess what — Now only I learned that the name ‘Trunks’ was actually directed to ‘swimming underwear’. All this while I thought it was a tree trunk. (Laughs nervously) The Briefs family — Why didn’t I realize that sooner!? <OAO>

Anyway — Trunks is cool. I like Mirai (Future) Trunks more though. The present Trunks is also cute and his friendship with Goten is really funny.

Mirai Trunks ↑

Mirai Trunks suffered a tragic life which involve all the Z characters death leaving him the only warrior left to fight for man kind against no.17 and no.18. Trunks traveled via time machine built by his mother, Bulma in order to prevent the death of the Z group and to save Goku’s life from heart attack by supplying him a medicine that was made by Bulma. Also, he wishes to meet his father for the first time and save him from death.

However, tragically — he discovered that his presence in the current time will only create a new time line and change the order of happenings. Also, the changes he make in that time will not affect his own time zone. So unable to reverse the damage and destruction caused by No.17 and No.18, he then stayed back to fight against No.17, No.18 and Cell because he does not want the current time zone to suffer the same fate as his.

After witnessing the defeat of No.17, No.18 and Cell, he returns to his time zone and easily kills No.17 and No.18. Apparently, the No.17 and No.18 in his time is more vicious and wicked than the ones in the other time. In fact, No.17 and No.18 is the past were revived and continued living in harmony.

(Pandiculates)

Ok.. These are my most favorite characters. As for sagas, After Piccolo’s saga and onwards are my favorites because the battles become tougher and no longer fighting against earthlings like R&R (Red Ribbon) Yamcha, Jackie Chun (Master Roshi) and Tien Shin Han. (Laughs)

Therefore, what’s your favorite Dragon Ball character and which saga do you like? <^.^>v

As a finale, here are some funny *pictures I found. ↓

* Cosplay pictures… ↓

And here are some *funny fandubs by WeeklyTubeShow.

“Mother fucking seat belt..” (Laughs)

“Green dick is better than blue dick!… Oh shit mother fucker!” (Laughs)

Watch these video only when you’re dead bored and retarded. <´v`>/~!

Alright.. I have to go now.

(Sigh) I want to watch all the Dragon Ball filler that I missed out. I mean — Piccolo driving a car?! <OAO>

How awesome is that!

I also want to watch Dragon Ball GT. (Cries)

<TTATT>

Ok.. I have to go now.. I have a WWE tag to finish!

Therefore, this is Ms.Aya taking her leave for a moment~!

PS: Hell not, I’m not going to watch the English Dragon Ball movie that will be premiering next year. What? I’m allergic to bullshit, you know!

* 100% credits goes to the creativity of the rightful artists, cosplayers and video makers.