This is a news community focused on Japanese entertainment and media. The majority of our entries are public, but there may be some members only posts from time to time. ALL members are allowed to submit posts.
want to submit a post? take a look at these rules.
01. Entries should be about Japanese entertainment: popular shows, celebrities, artists, actors, actresses, performers...anything or anyone that's famous, popular, interesting, or well-known.
02. All entries should be in English or have English translations.
03. Long entries should be under an LJ cut. need help?
04. No fake cuts allowed. Don't link to your personal journal. Exception: You can link to your personal journal if you're the source/translated the material, but don't use a fake lj cut. Either post the article in its entirety here, or say something like "more at source."
05. A picture related to the post would be nice, but isn't required. NO HOTLINKING! Please upload images to an image hosting site such as Photobucket or Tinypic, etc., etc.
06. Don't forget to source! Give credit to where you got the information.
07. Make sure your entry wasn't already posted before submitting.
08. Tag your entries if possible. (If you don't know how we'll tag them for you.)
09. Media files up for download are NOT ALLOWED! (Example: don't post links to mp3 files. MU, MF, etc...) We are not a download community.
One exception: if someone has subbed a video clip or something of that sort in English, it’s okay to link to their journal, site, etc. See example here.
And that’s it! If you’re still unsure of how to submit a post, check out this entry! Happy posting!
general rules for all members.
01. NO bashing other members, but you're free to bash/idolize celebrities if you want ;)
02. Respect all members in this community.
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