First created on 29th Jul 2003.
30th Nov 2003: use CSS for most elements. 16th Feb 2008: added link to characters.
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Feb 2008 update: I wrote up some stuff on the characters.

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Category R1 DVD R0 DVD
Bitrate ~7.15 Mbps 5.3 Mbps
Language tracks Japanese (Dolby Digital 2.0, 224 kbps) Japanese (Dolby Digital 2.0, 448 kbps)
Subtitles English Chinese and English
Others Progressive; no EE; grainy; slightly soft Interlaced; slight EE; soft

Time R1 DVD R0 DVD
ep 4, 21:17 A look at our heroes.

The colors are very different. The R1 looks bluish. The R0 looks dirty green.

ep 5, 21:18 Despite being progressive, the R1 is quite soft. But no EE!
ep 12, 21:17 The R1 has an intangible good feel to it.
ep 16, 3:49 The R0 is cropped slightly on the sides.
ep 16, 6:11 No artifacting.
ep 17, 3:35
ep 17, 18:18

PowerDVD 4.0 is used; no hardware acceleration; original video profile. Weave mode is used for the R1; bob mode for the R0. No resizing or sharpening is done. They are converted from BMP to JPEG (quality 9) using Photoshop 6.0.