Tag Archives: anime

Watching Things More Than Once

Note: “Watching” in this post will apply to reading, listening, playing, and every other means in which people consume media. We are flooded with a never ending, updating mountain of media to consume. It’s almost gotten to the point that people … Continue reading

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Why Sasuke Uchiha is a Terribly Written Character

Sasuke Uchiha is one of the most polarizing characters in shōnen anime. He had fan girls and emo boys ready to fight to the death to defend his honor and even now there are anime analyzing commentators willing to make entire videos … Continue reading

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Eden of the East [Anime Review]

I want to sum up this review by just saying this anime was awful, but it had some good parts too, so that wouldn’t be fair. The fact that I’m this late to watching it is impressive by itself. It … Continue reading

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The Japanese Pro-Natalism Conspiracy

Being anti-natalist, I’m very suspicious of anything that attempts to convince people to have babies. So when a video I watched suggested the idea that there are a collection of anime and movies trying to do this, it made a … Continue reading

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Are these newer anime worth watching?

Time for the second lot of anime to watch for this year. If you look at my last are these worth watching posts, you might find a common trend behind at least the first two of three anime that I ask if I … Continue reading

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Trump Will Make Anime Great Again

As click bait as that title seems, this is not a joke. For Japan, Australia, New Zealand and many other first world countries, Donald Trump becoming the president is a very good thing. Why? Because of the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Although only a … Continue reading

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Has Bleach Really Ended? [Anime/Manga Retrospect]

Bleach is a bit of an anomaly. Although many long running shonen manga like Soul Eater and Blue Exorcist don’t always get picked up for a second season of its anime, not many of them get cancelled over 300 episodes in! Inuyasha … Continue reading

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The Problem with Comedy Anime

You would think that comedy, a genre that is so polarizing because not everyone has the same sense of humor, would be the easiest genre to complain about. This should go doubly for a medium like anime in which the … Continue reading

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Are these newer anime worth watching?

Twice a year, I find that there are enough interesting new anime to look into what I might want to watch and ask my anime informed readers “Are these never anime worth watching?” This is the list from the first … Continue reading

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On “Knowing Anime”

For a long time anime acted as a media bridge from one culture to another. In a way, it still is. However, as it has increased in popularity, its place in western culture has been neatly fit into specific “marketable” … Continue reading

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