Category: Opinion Piece

The Sweet Simplicity of Hanayome wa Motodanshi

I’ve recently been learning about the idea of primary sources and secondary sources, and how they have different purposes.  Most manga would be a secondary sources on any given topic,...

/ July 8, 2016

Summer 2016’s Fantastic Anime Soundtracks

The 2016 Anime Summer Season is upon us and with that comes the inherent excitement for new shows. The fishing for whatever show is good that will inevitably happen every...

/ July 6, 2016
Kiznaiver

Connecting To The Flawed Yet Gorgeous Kiznaiver

Kiznaiver is a fascinating thing. It’s an undeniably flawed show ranging from rather boring exposition to overly on the nose dialogue to development in characters seemingly coming completely out of nowhere....

/ June 29, 2016

High School Debut! Does Realistic First Love School Romance Right!

High School Debut! is like Ore Monogatari!! in the sense that they both have a super likeable couple that you’re rooting for all the way and enjoy watching them experience...

/ June 25, 2016

Between the Tones of Bungou Stray Dogs

The past week or so I’ve been catching up to Takuya Igarashi’s latest endeavor Bungou Stray Dogs as part of my big Spring 2016 marathon now that shows are coming to a...

/ June 23, 2016

Not all Fanservice is sexual, and not all Sexuality is Fanservice

The term “Fanservice” seems to have become a buzzword that is used to describe each and every show in the Ecchi-genre nowadays. Does it feature girls in underwear? That’s fanservice! No,...

/ June 20, 2016

Does being “intentionally bad” make “Mayoiga: The Lost Village” a better show?

About a week ago, our guest writer Callum wrote an article on this website regarding this season’s absurdist comedy Mayoiga: The Lost Village and how despite popular opinion the show was...

/ June 11, 2016