I started this drama because Kamishiraishi Mone was the main lead. I've been loving her stuff lately, and the plot sounded interesting, so I gave it a shot.
Category: Japanese Dramas
Drama Spotlight: N no Tameni
N no Tameni is an old favourite. Three storylines are happening simultaneously, which eventually come together for the ultimate reveal of what happened to the Noguchi couple.
A Dark Twist on Alice in Wonderland: Alice in Borderland Review
I'm finally off Alice in Borderland high and can form a coherent review now.
The Best of Haruma Miura
When I saw the news about Haruma Miura's suspected suicide, I felt a small part of me had also died.
A Trope-Filled Adaptation Worth the Time: An Incurable Case of Love Review
I had a love-hate relationship with An Incurable Case of Love at first, but it turned out to be one that lingered in the back of my mind for a few days after I finished.
Why You and I on the G-String Fell Flat
Excited to see Haru in a new Japanese drama, I instantly picked this up. While the concept had potential, the characterization of our protagonists was incredibly flat.
Dying Eye Review
Dying Eye is a paranormal mystery mixed with modern and psychological elements that's worth a watch due to its underlying theme.
Career or Love for our Tokyo Bachelors?
In December, I checked out two Japanese shows that I think are worth the watch. One of them being Tokyo Bachelors, the Japanese adaptation of the Gentleman's Dignity, a South Korean show. While I saw the posters and snippets of it here and there, I never gave it much thought until I was bored one … Continue reading Career or Love for our Tokyo Bachelors?
Your Turn To Kill (Anata no Ban Desu) Review
It's been a while since I did a review. But as I recently caught up with a mystery and thriller Japanese show I'd been watching and decided to give my two cents simply because it was too good not to write something about it. While the last episode has yet to be subbed, I already know it's going to be a hell of a rollercoaster ride.
Rediscovering and Building Confidence
At 51 years old, Kyoto detective, Rekihiko Tokiya, lost his memory and confidence after falling into a water storage while apprehending a murder suspect. After waking in a hospital, he discovers that he cannot remember anything past 31 years old when he first became a detective. While he resumes his duties, he gets paired with a rookie female investigator, Tomoka Saso, and deals with cases differently than before.