Month: November 2008

Yozakura Quartet is almost good

I don’t know what it is that compels me to write about mediocre-to-average shows by Studio Normad, but whatever. Kou Matsuo isn’t a director whose work I’m terribly familiar with. I did however really like Kure-nai, so I figured Yozakura Quartet would be good, too. And it is! Almost....

The animation in old Gundam

I don’t possess anywhere near the amount of animation expertise as some people. I can’t pick out individual animators, nor am I well versed in animation directors. However, I do know art, and I do know what I like, so let’s see if I can say something semi-intelligent about...

Happy Birthday Kaede 2008 Edition

I  hope all the good men at the 芙蓉楓至上主義 did the same thing some 13 or so hours ago. Got a better cake this time. Next year I’ll buy her a teddy bear....

Porter Square 11/08/08

Had my typical Wapanese night out, but I feel like blogging about it. Because this blog is now my LiveJournal. I went to Cafe Mami down at the Porter Exchange Mall with nothing but karee raisu in mind. However, when I got there, I wasn’t feeling quite hungry enough...

Random 11/08/08

Just going to post random stuff. I saw this in Tokyo Kid a few days ago. I wonder how well these are selling in the US– they’re not as good as the Japanese ones, but they’re not bad either. I didn’t check the price, but they’re probably cheaper than...

Comic Site Rant: Paradise Lost

Original Post I guess I need to backtrack and provide negative commentary for the last comic in addition to providing negative commentary for this current comic, considering I was pretty lazy last update. The character art in the last comic is pretty bad, but I don’t hate it. I...