Nico Nico Douga

Posted by Danny Choo On Fri 2009/02/06 04:00 JST In Japanese Pop Culture
75 77854

First met up with comrades at Dwango who run Nico Nico Douga at the end of 2007 and never knew they gave dannychoo.com permissions to embed their player! Could have had over a years worth of embed ToT.

Take a look at the screenshot above from http://www.nicovideo.jp/watch/sm1431183

The "sm1431183" you see highlighted in the browser address bar in the screenshot is the Nico id. Just like Youtube, you can now embed Nico videos like:-

#yy#nico_id_goes_here#yy#

So in the case for the stormtrooper video its:-

#yy#sm1431183#yy#

Members who have used the YouTube embed feature will know that its 1 "y" between the pound signs - for Nico its 2 "y"'s.

An example of a Nico video embedded below:-

View video at Nico Nico Douga


The videos do take a while to kick start sometimes though.
Folks reading this in a feed or mail may not be able to see the video as the Nico player is domain referral based.

The distinguishing thing about Nico videos are the comments that hurl across the screen. Interesting to see what people say at times but in many cases can be annoying - turn off comments by clicking on the chick in the bottom corner.

  1. Loading-pulse

LATEST

Kanda Matsuri
Sat 2015/05/16 66 100131
Harajuku in the Spring
Sun 2015/05/10 398 233522
Hestia X Draven
Mon 2015/05/04 119 118786
Design Philosophy
Sun 2015/04/26 142 247633

Currently being read

Japanese Pets
Sat 2012/05/26 152 340723
Wonfes 2010 Summer
Wed 2010/07/28 258 291461
Haruka Suenaga
Mon 2008/06/02 159 406481
Mirai Suenaga School Uniform
Wed 2011/06/15 105 183351