Category Archive: Blog

Oct 24

On corrections

Re: My re-translation of Kitto Sora wa Kitto Aoi In fact, I don’t think I’ve ever really mentioned it, but I make little corrections to lyrics all the time, even to really old stuff of mine. Even stuff that is so cringey, I can’t believe I wrote it like that… but I get a lot of …

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Sep 02

What is this

Holy crap guys I’ve been translating lyrics for 9 years now. That almost seemed impressive until I realized that after nearly a decade my Japanese still sucks.

Feb 18

Love Live Lyrics

Sorry for the giant surge of old Love Live lyrics. I did some translations for videos for a friend and figured I might as well post them here too… Promise there will be some new not Love Live stuff soon.

Apr 17

Oh gosh…

I’ve been using Adblock for a long time so I didn’t realize how bad the ads on AL.com got. Guess that means I gotta get better about actually posting stuff here. ._.

Oct 25

In case anyone is interested in what I watch…

My Anime-Planet username is Rizu01. I also have a My Anime List here, since that seems to be more popular for whatever reason. I still prefer Anime-Planet, though, so I’m better about updating it. It doesn’t have my manga yet, either.

Jun 03

7 Years…?

This website is going to be 7 years old in September. It started as a summer project translating Pokemon themes on youtube for practice learning Japanese, and I think I started submitting School Rumble lyrics to Animelyrics.com around then too. So with that, I wanted to apologize for updates lessening over the years. This site …

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Mar 26

Visual Novels

I’m quite excited that more and more visual novels are getting released in North America… But they’re so long I can’t manage to finish one before another comes out. And then, since they’re usually not marketed very heavily, I’ll later find out about others that have already been released, that I’ve always wanted to play… …

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Dec 02

End of Translation Challenge

So the Animelyrics.com NaAniTaMo is finally over. It’s a relief to finally be done, but at the same time, I’m not quite sure what I’m going to do without having to translate a song every day. I was getting into a routine! And yes, though I didn’t necessarily post to the blog every day, I …

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Oct 07

Animal Crossing Outfits

Hey, everyone. Just a heads up that I will be participating in the Animelyrics.com NaAniTaMo challenge, which means I will be doing roughly one translation a day each day for the month of November. This also means… I’m going to be mostly lazy about doing translations for October. :p

In the meantime, I wanted to do something I’ve been meaning to do since I converted this site to a blog format… post my Animal Crossing outfits! If you play Animal Crossing: New Leaf, you can import the following “cosplay” outfits into your game to use for your character. Right now, they are mostly (all?) dresses. I may do some shirts and male outfits in the future… but I couldn’t think of any particularly interesting male anime costumes that I could duplicate in Animal Crossing very well.

Enjoy!

Aug 10

New WordPress design!

Welcome to the new Rizu’s Anime Lyrics! (And now, blog!!) I’ve been intending on a redesign for a couple of years now, but, as my less frequent updating may have suggested, I simply haven’t had the time to do so. WordPress was my solution. Aside from the simplicity of maintaining this site, using WordPress should allow …

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