Category Archives: Anime

Cheapness in anime once again (I’ve talked about this before)

The story thus far: Cheap anime can be impressive The cheapness of the SHAFT aesthetic Alright guys, there’s a thing on ANN where established internet personality Erin Finnegan writes about Japanese animation. These writings are usually followed by a bunch … Continue reading

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Art: Hachikuji Mayoi

Click for bigger. Not sure how I feel about this :S

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C78 Trailers

Comiket 78 was a few weeks ago, and sadly I was unable to attend like I did last year. As per usual, a number of trailers for upcoming anime were screened across monitors in every corner of the event’s industry … Continue reading

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Kon is Dead

Kon Satoshi is dead. No one will see him ever again. He will never make another movie. Ever. I think what’s hitting most of us the hardest about this whole deal is how shocking it is. No one was expecting … Continue reading

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It took me a while, but I finally got around to watching that BLACK★ROCK SHOOTER anime. Since it’s now a month or so after this thing was first released to the masses on a free insert DVD in Hobby Japan, … Continue reading

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Mitsudomoe paves a path of destruction

About a year ago, back when I was Living The Dream in Japan, a man who will remain nameless extolled the virtues of the Mitsudomoe comic to me. Considering that the comic ran in a shounen publication, it would have … Continue reading

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Chillin’ at Otakon 2010

Otakon’s been over for how many weeks? Two? Three? Four? Five? SIX?! I dunno, I haven’t been keeping count, nor do I have any concept of time. But what I do know is that this con has been over for … Continue reading

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Otakon 2010 AFTER DARK (R-18)

Here are some photos I probably shouldn’t upload to the Flickr.

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Mistakes of YouthXAnimerca@Comiket 78

Alright you guys, since they’ve let the cat out of the bag in Japan, I can tell you guys about it here: Mistakes of Youth is returning to Comiket. Well, I won’t be there personally, but my insane writings will … Continue reading

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The Great Anime Race

In the great tradition of blogging about anime-related dreams, I would like to share one of mine with you. Don’t worry, it isn’t sexual. It was like some kind of anime game show thing, apparently thrown together by this guy. … Continue reading

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