Aikido Ternat ledenhandboek

versie 1.0 – 2014 door Eli Steenput i.s.m. het college van lesgevers webificatie in 2019 WAT IS AIKIDO? Aikido is een moderne Japanse krijgskunst, ontwikkeld in Japan door Ueshiba Morihei…

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Graden: innerlijke en uiterlijke motivatie

Over de zin en onzin van graden en gordels in de krijgskunsten heb ik in het verleden al mijn mening verkondigd, maar een onuitgegeven opstel "de gordels" van Eric H.…

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Deciphering Youjo Senki – part 3: fonts

There has been no official character set released, not even in the art book, so I made my own mapping tables. There are two main fonts; the "print" style used…

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Deciphering Youjo Senki – part 2: numerals

The Youjo Senki universe has at least 2 numeral systems, one "Roman" system where 10 is represented by "X" (though their "X" is different from the X in their alphabet)…

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Deciphering Youjo Senki – part 1: text

I love the attention to detail that went into this 12 episode series, where they invented a full alphabet with capitals and minuscules, in calligraphic, print and cursive form and…

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Another C18 repaint

DragonBall figures are plentiful and cheap, it’s really quite unfair that a 30 year old franchise still gets new merchandise today while some of my favorite series never even got…

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Holo (Wolf and Spice) repaint

I knowingly bought a bootleg because I didn’t like the paint scheme of the figure, and didn’t want to pay $412 for one I was going to paint over completely.…

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Kino Makoto repaint

This figure of my second favorite senshi was liberally covered in spilled glue. I got the glue off eventually,  but some paint was damaged in the process. My green paint…

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