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*sigh* Why can't I just lie??

November 30th, 2008 (03:40 am)

I just discovered that Cobalt's page has a lovely Hakushaku wallpaper available to members. (It's a wallpaper version of novel 2's cover.) Unfortunately, not only is it only up until Dec 1 (Japan Time), it's only available to their Cobalt members (free newsletter service). However, in order to join the free service, you have to meet four requirements:

1. have internet access and a valid e-mail address
2. answer some questions at the time of sign-up (looks like it might be some sort of questionnaire)
3. agree to receive emails from Shuueisha
4. must reside in Japan

>.> That last one obviously kills me. *sigh* Why, why, why can't I just lie and hit the agree button?! >.<;;

I'll admit, not all is lost, but... *sigh* Here's a link to their wallpaper page. There's a Hakushaku wallpaper there too, just a different one. ^^;

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Posted by: Meiya (melwella)
Posted at: November 30th, 2008 11:21 am (UTC)

Ahh, the site looks awesome. Really pity that we don't live in Japan. *sighs*

And thank for the link. ;3 I will put that wallpape when Christams season will be over (having GH christmas wallpaper right now).

Posted by: Shadow (kagedreams)
Posted at: December 1st, 2008 07:10 am (UTC)

*sigh* If only they didn't have that last condition. >.> It would've been so nice, and it's not like folks outside the country don't buy the magazine... >.>

Ah well, will have to make do with whatever comes out on their site. ^^;

Posted by: LKK (lkk)
Posted at: November 30th, 2008 03:54 pm (UTC)
pr_kyo_blush

Lying may not solve your problem. If they chose to do so, your email address can be used to identify your country of origin.

Pretty, pretty picture on the second link. I was able to save that one.

Edit: I saw a couple of nice anime-based wallpapers before the series started airing. Foolish me didn't save the pictures, and now I can't find the blog I saw them on. I'm an ijit.

Edited at 2008-11-30 03:55 pm (UTC)

Posted by: Shadow (kagedreams)
Posted at: December 1st, 2008 07:11 am (UTC)

*laughs* True, although I suspect the IP address would be more telling. There are plenty of foreigners living over there. ^_^

Hmm... I haven't tried looking around on J sites whatsoever for Hakushaku to Yousei stuffs. Maybe I should take a peek over on their end. ^^;

Posted by: サヤカ (sayaka86)
Posted at: December 1st, 2008 02:01 pm (UTC)
Saya & Train

there, there... it's ok :p they could have told by the IP as you said... :p but thanks for the link... the wall paper was so pretty....

Posted by: エリザベス (Elizabeth) メイ (Mae) (sugaryinsanity)
Posted at: December 6th, 2008 11:18 pm (UTC)
Hungary - panting glare with camera

Late reply but... Would it happen to be like any of the wallpapers like here? This is just a sub-category of a Hakushaku no Yousei gallery on a Chinese site I believe... But I found a lot of wallpapers that I believe are from the site you're referring to. Thought I'd try to help since you're so awesome with translation and such~ *worship*

Posted by: Shadow (kagedreams)
Posted at: December 8th, 2008 02:50 am (UTC)

Thanks for the link! The one I was wanting is indeed on that page! *___* Yum!

Posted by: エリザベス (Elizabeth) メイ (Mae) (sugaryinsanity)
Posted at: December 8th, 2008 03:06 am (UTC)
Hungary - Yes I am made of awesome.

Yay! I was of use today~ ;DDD

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Posted by: Shadow (kagedreams)
Posted at: December 13th, 2008 09:03 pm (UTC)

It appears to be from a newly released novel: The Ends of the Sea, The Gates of Heaven--The Grand Adventure of the Pirate (with reason) and the enslaved Princess of the Mythical Beast. Something about an orphan girl, Ran, growing up on the streets only to get sold as a slave one day. Her buyer is the captain of a pirate ship who sets her to doing menial work on board his ship...

Edited at 2008-12-13 09:04 pm (UTC)

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