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Friday, July 29, 2016


Hi all, another anime is done and here I am!

It's been ages since I last bowled but it was a great time reliving that when my company went out for Healthy Lifestyle. I'm proud to have done well, bowling 107 then 154! Enjoyed it thoroughly and glad I went.

Besides that currently Van and I are going through the marriage preparation course, which has been immensely helpful and has helped us see that we are on the right track although for sure we do have more to work on in our relationship. Together with 4 other couples I think it's been great sharing about our situations, difficulties and past stories to encourage each other.

Other than that I've just passed my 2 year mark working at my office and I'll be glad to stay here for as long as I can! Recently we've had a new addition to the office and this has lightened workload. Though there are still many things to settle (reviewing people's assistance), I think the work environment has more or less stabilized since my new boss came in. Still very much enjoying my work!

Birthday is on Sunday, and looking forward to having Pasta J for dinner! Also have rewarded myself by buying Wits and Wagers, a party boardgame which can be pretty fun for trivia. Now have a collection of 6 and I'm glad it's growing! Just in time bonus has also come in hmm.

So it's been a great time and looking forward to becoming 27! Until the next time!

8:20 PM

Monday, June 27, 2016


Hiya everyone! Just signed my permanent staff contract today and I must say that was a real moment of satisfaction. Shows that the 2 years of hard work and dedication to what I do has paid off in a big way and I'm happy with my work. When I started my job I had no idea it would be this fulfilling and enjoyable and I am so blessed to have it.

Couple of exciting things are happening: for one a holiday with my family to Korea. Other stuff include pay raises and the bonus that goes with it, Euro 2016 etc. I finally watched a match on Saturday (it was boring) but Sunday night's matches were great. Tonight not too sure if I'll watch any but it's shaping up to be an exciting tournament.

Well that's all for now, more updates after the next series!

11:44 PM

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Element Hunters

The previous anime's done and here's a new post!

Work is easing up a bit due to help from a new colleague who's come to help us from another branch. He's lightened our workload considerably and that's great! That, coupled with me happening to see not many people is making June a rather more relaxing month. Not looking forward to August though cos that's when workloads will be at their highest!

The newest anime I'm watching is Element Hunters, it's about a world where chemical elements start disappearing around the world and only kids who can see them can help solve the problem by defeating monsters in an alternate earth to return the elements back to its original state. An interesting premise, but the anime's style seems more catered to kids. Still ok for me though!

Gonna be buying a couple of board games soon hoping to get one for solo play, one for large group games, one that I want and probably a game which is really easy to play. Can't wait! Thanks to the July bonus that I'll be getting it should be no problem.

Also going for a family trip to Korea in July (second week). Lots of stuff to look out for and things are looking up! :D Euro is going on too which I'm not really watching though, probably only when it gets to the quarter finals or so then I'll start watching!

Until the next post which should be in 2 weeks time.

10:50 PM

Sunday, June 05, 2016

Majin Tantei

Hi guys its been 2 months since the last post and that was how long I have been watching Major! With 6 seasons and some OVAs it took some time!

The Month of April was pretty good but May was when it started getting tough. Have a couple of tough clients to handle, as well as heightening work loads (8 days of duty in June). My office is in a mini crisis, with only one counter staff and 2 failing to turn up, and thus now we have to do counter duties as well which is a huge time sink and it is getting tougher to finish off cases. We'll have to see what we can do though. As a result the past 2 weeks have been exceptionally tiring at work and weekends have become very precious!

Glad that this week I finally got a chance to relax well! For the first in a very long time it's a full weekend to myself (in addition to dating Vanessa of course). Vanessa has finally gotten her braces in and she is now able to eat solid food, so we went for Monster Curry, something that she has always loved although now she can only handle the not so spicy version. Perhaps next time we can upgrade to level 1 spicyness. We bought a really interesting thing - the pop up pirate thingy from running man. I bought some macarons and we played for them using the pirate thingy; ended up losing 5 times out of 6. I only ate one in the end. =(

Ministry wise Vanessa just finished with the YE retreat and I'm proud of her for handling it well and leading the youth as the commandant. For myself, midweek was the music ministry core team meeting and I'm glad I handled the meeting well too!

On to my next anime - Majin Tantei Nougami Neuro. It's a mystery anime 25 eps long with a paranormal aspect to it: the main detective is actually a devil with an appetite for mysteries. Quite an interesting premise and this makes for interesting dynamics between the main characters. Also finished an anime on the side - Saikano, which is a rather depressing anime on the effects of war and human modification. A couple are torn apart when one of them is made into a weapon of mass destruction and the anime records the process of her losing her humanity bit by bit and their struggle through it all. Sad.

Oh well until the next update!

1:58 PM


Major is finally finished, so here's a post!

Anime List as of 1st June 2016

.hack//Sign + Liminality + Legend of the Twilight + Roots + Quantum
07 Ghost
Ah My Goddess + Fighting Wings + Flights Of Fancy
Air Gear
Air Master
Akazukin Cha Cha
Angel Sanctuary
Angelic Layer
Asu No Yoichi
Asura Cryin'
Avatar + Legend of Korra
Ayashi No Ceres
Azumanga Daioh
Baki The Grappler
Bakumatsu Kikansetsu Irohanihoheto
Beet The Vandel Buster + Excellion
Black Blood Brothers
Black Cat
Black Lagoon + The Second Barrage + Roberta's Blood Trail
Blade of the Immortal
Blue Dragon
Bokusatsu Tenshi
Boys Be
Buso Renkin
Cardcaptor Sakura
Chocolate Underground
Chrome Shelled Regios
Chrono Crusade
Clannad + After Story
Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion + R2
Cooking Master Boy
Cowboy Bebop
Cross Game
Curious Play
D Gray Man
Death Note
Dennou Coil
Detective Conan
Devil May Cry
Digimon Adventure 1 + 2 + Tamers
Dragon Ball + Z + GT + Kai
E's Otherwise
Earth Girl Arjuna
Eden Of The East
Elfen Lied
Erementar Gerad
Ergo Proxy
Eureka Seven
Excel Saga
Eyeshield 21
Fairy Tail (Still ongoing)
Fate Stay Night
Final Fantasy Unlimited
Flame of Recca
Fruits Basket
Full Metal Alchemist + Brotherhood
Full Metal Panic + Fumoffu + Second Raid
Full Moon Wo Sagashite
Gatekeepers + 21
Genshiken + 2 + Nidaime
Ghost Hound
Gintama (Still Ongoing)
Girls Bravo
Ghost Hunt
Ghost in the Shell + Stand Alone Complex + Innocence + 2nd Gig + Solid State Society
Golden Boy
Grander Musashi
Great Teacher Onizuka
Guin Saga
Gun X Sword
Gunslinger Girl + Il Teatrino
Guyver: The Bioboosted Armor
Hajime No Ippo + New Challenger
Happy Lesson + Advance + The Final
Hatenkou Yuugi
Hellsing + Ultimate
History's Strongest Disciple Kenichi
Hunter X Hunter
I My Me Strawberry Eggs
Ikkitousen + Dragon Destiny + Great Guardians + Xtreme Xecutor
Initial D + 2nd Stage + 3rd Stage + 4th Stage + Extra Stage + Battle Stage
Itazura Na Kiss
Jigoku Shoujo + Futakomori + Mitsuganae
Jyu Oh Sei
Jyuuni Kokki
K-On + Second Season
Kaleido Star
Kannazuki No Miko
Katekyo Hitman Reborn
Kemono No Souja Erin
Kimi Ni Todoke + Season 2
La Corda D' Oro + Secondo Passo + Blue Sky
The Legend of Condor Heroes
Legend of the Galactic Heroes
Lucky Star
Macross Frontier
Mahou Sensei Negima + Negima!?
Monochrome Factor
My Hime
Mai Otome + Zwei
Majin Tantei Nougami Neuro
Melancholy of Haruhi Suzumiya
Mobile Suit Gundam + Zeta + ZZ + Victory + G + Wing + X + Turn A + Seed + Seed Destiny + OO + Age + Build Fighters + G no Reconguista + Iron Blooded Orphans
Moyashimon + Returns
Muteki Kanban Musume
Nabari no Ou
Naruto + Shippuuden (still ongoing)
Natsume Yuujinchou + Zoku + San + Shi
Neon Genesis Evangelion + Death + Rebirth + You Are (Not) Alone
Night Wizard
Ninja Scroll
Now and Then, Here and There
One Piece (still ongoing)
Ore Monogatari
Ouran High School Host Club
Outlaw Star
Pandora Hearts
Persona 4 The Anime
Petite Princess Yucie
Phantom ~Requiem for the Phantom~
Prince Of Tennis + New!
Princess Mononoke
Princess Tutu
Prism Ark
Psychic Academy Aura Banshou
Rental Magica
Revolutionary Girl Utena
Ronin Warriors
Rosario Vampire + Kappuchu
Rurouni Kenshin
Sailormoon + R + S + SuperS + Stars
Saint Seiya + Hades Chapter Sanctuary + Inferno + Elysion + The Lost Canvas + Omega 
Saiyuki + Reload + Gunlock + Requiem + Interactive + Burial
Sakura Wars
Samurai 7
Samurai Champloo
Samurai Deeper Kyo
Scrapped Princess
Seirei No Moribito
Sekirei + Pure Engagement
Sengoku Basara + Judge End
Serial Experiments Lain
Shakugan No Shana
Shaman King
Shinigami No Ballad
Shopping Arcade Abenobashi
Shounen Onmyouji
Shuffle! + Memories
Shugo Chara + Doki + Party
Shura No Toki
Slam Dunk
Slayers + Next + Try + Revolution + Evolution-R
Sorcerer Hunters + Sorcerer on the Rocks
Soul Eater
Souten No Ken
Special A
Steam Detectives
Steel Angel Kurumi + Zero
Strait Jacket
Strike Witches
Tenchi Muyo + Universe + in Tokyo + GXP
Tengen Toppa Gurenn Lagann
Tenjou Tenge + OVA
To Aru Majiutsu No Index + Kagaku No Railgun
To Love Ru + Motto + OVA + Darkness 
Tokyo Majin Gakuen Kenpucho Tou + Second Act
Tokyo Mew Mew
Tower Of Druaga Aegis of Uruk + Sword of Uruk
Tsubasa Chronicle
Trinity Blood
Tweeny Witches
Usagi Drop
Valkyria Chronicle
Vampire Knight + Guilty
Wagaya No Oinari-sama
Welcome to the NHK
Witch Hunter Robin
Wolf's Rain
Xam'd Lost Memories
XxxHolic + Kei + Shunmuki + Ro
Yamato Nadeshiko Shichi Henge
You're Under Arrest
Yu Yu Hakusho
Yugioh + GX + 5D + Zexal + Arc V (still ongoing)
Zombie Loan

Total: 232 and counting.

12:35 PM

Sunday, April 03, 2016


I'm back! Which means I'm done with inuyasha! Well an old anime from my past which I never finished but I'm glad I have finally come around to doing so. All in all I think the ending series of 26 episodes was pretty good although a lot had to be crammed in it, the ending was satisfactory but not shocking. On to the next anime! Likely to be a sports one as I enjoyed the previous one Cross Game a whole lot. Baseball sounds good!

Well youth alpha just finished and I must say it was a good effort by the youth ministry team. Although I've officially left I went back to help out a couple of times and I believe it was a good final contribution to it! It's in really good hands now so I'm glad! Now to focus on music min again!

Over the time you guys haven't heard from me I've gone through a couple of great things as part of my work: performance gradings, pay raises, promotions and saving up for the future. I'm glad to say thanks to God's grace that I feel my future is well prepared for thanks to all these and there's no where else I'd rather be. At work I seem to be the most well adjusted to the many changes that have been happening and I have God to thank for that. My big boss will be leaving soon, and he helped lots and so I'll definitely miss him.

Other things around the corner: mission trip to Vietnam with the music ministry people as well as marriage prep course and bto this year. It's shaping up to be very exciting and eventful! A great 2016 so far!

1:36 PM

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Death Note

Phew I'm finally back after 2 weeks having completed Death Note this time. It was my first manga that I ever read and I'm glad that I've finally seen the anime version. Of course I knew what would come but its the cinematics that are quite cool. The anime teaches us what it is like to be corrupted by power and it makes me thankful for the leaders I see in Singapore in a way. Sometimes I wonder what I would do if I were bestowed a special power... I would definitely use it but whether it would corrupt me I can't really tell. The degeneration of an upright person wanting justice for the world into madness was really quite upsetting, but it is the truth of the fallen nature of this world.

This weekend was extremely busy, and I was pretty glad despite that because I managed to make use of my skills and talents. Played an instrument first for Andrew's wedding, then Youth Alpha, and later I'll be playing for worship. A music filled weekend! There's a great sense of personal satisfaction when you nail a song perfectly but even more so that your love for something and God's will meets!

Valentines Day is around the corner and I have some interesting plans in store muahaha. 

Well the next post will probably be some time because the next series I'm taking on is Inuyasha! I used to watch when it ran on Arts Central but unfortunately never finished it. So hoping to ride on some childhood nostalgia! 

Until the next post!

10:39 AM

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Ninja Scroll

Hi all, as promised am back! And I figured it would be easy to tag my blogging to the end of watching an anime series, and that is working out so far!

Just finished Ninja Scroll, an action anime about how a wandering ninja (who seems more like a samurai) is thrust into sudden peril when he enters a village, only to find all its inhabitants being hunted down by a group of ninjas who are after a girl in the village. As they journey on they discover the secrets about her identity and face multiple strange assassins until the girl comes face to face with a final choice whether to accept her "destiny" or throw it away in favour of living a normal life. 13 eps only so short one!

My life is taking a great turn and all things are working towards drawing me closer to God. For one, Thursdays at 8am I'm attending a prayer group at my workplace, and through it feel revitalized as I commit all my cares to God. I appreciate how my colleagues and I are trying to breathe life into each other through prayer and encouragement. Another wonderful thing has to do with my care group at church and we're having serious discussions on how to improve in the new year, with many of them renewing their commitments in the new year yesterday when we met. I believe that good things are in store!

Final thing is that today will be rather exciting with a room escape planned for Team A. My intentions are for all of us to share about ourselves because although we know each other, I would like all of us to know about each other at a more intimate level so we know what to pray and encourage each other with,

Ok until the next post!

11:46 AM