Monthly Archives: March 2010

Anime Boston ni ikou

Things have been quiet here on the Mistakes of Youth blog. I got my reasons. One of them is school, but other (more important) reason is that I am preparing for my Anime Boston panel in a few days by … Continue reading

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Comic Update: 東京は夜の七時

Original Post This is a cheapshot, I know, but I love cheapshots, so there we are. I had a hard time aping Yaz’s style, so I think this comic turned out pretty bad. I still think it’s funny, though, because … Continue reading

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Art: Hatsune Miku

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Okay guys, first of all–the moe debate has been beaten silly. I would ask you all to stop arguing about it on Twitter, but since I don’t follow the full complement of muppets that enjoy having the same argument week … Continue reading

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Omokage Lucky Hole is perhaps the most ironic thing I’ve seen come out of Japan

Those of you who follow me on Twitter (For the love of God, do not follow me on Twitter.) will probably notice frequent mention of something called “Omokage Lucky Hole”. Omokage Lucky Hole is–as wonderfully described by Japanese Wikipedia–a “Japanese … Continue reading

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I was dancing in the Vampire Bund with this girl and she kept stepping on my feet

A month and a bit ago I said that while I enjoy SHAFT’s adaptation of Dance in the Vampire Bund, my feelings for it are complicated. After ragging on the background music for a bit, I launched into a 700 … Continue reading

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DRRR!! isn’t roaring loud enough but I guess that’s fine

When one is 10 episodes deep into Baccano! a lot of shit has already gone down, a number of mysteries are being answered, and the show’s confused narrative begins to take on a fairly solid shape. On the other hand, … Continue reading

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Comic Update: Dream Fighter

Original Post Even though they have changed their tone a bit regarding this issue, the fact that we’re still talking about editing anime in this day and age is quite nostalgic. When I was younger I used to read sites … Continue reading

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Art: (R-18) Mina Tepes

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Art: Hachikuji Mayoi

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