Category Archive: Cultural Translation

Kuragehime Episode 1

Cultural Translation The following notes are based on the timing and translation provided by Funimation, please buy the DVD when it becomes available or watch through their ad-supported streaming sites. 1:08 Shibuya/ Shibuya on a weekend: Tokyo is a little like New York City in that it can be thought of as the amalgamation of …

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Kuragehime Cultural Translation

This article provides some of the cultural background for Kuragehime. Plot synopsis: Amamizukan is an apartment complex where no boys are allowed. Kurashita Tsukimi, a girl who adores jellyfish, lives there happily with her friends who all have nerdy obsessions of their own. Their peaceful lives gradually start to change when a beautiful woman helps …

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