Month: June 2010

Art: Jiiiiiiii

Click for big. Lineart is really weak. Tried to cover it with lots of textures and shading, and it shows.  Uhh, not sure if I’m actually allowed to sample those patterns. They’re traditional Japanese patterns, so it should be okay, right??...

MoY Podcast 2 BEYOND THE TIME: Episode 27– Anno Fucks With Us Again, Part II

Download [audio:http://mistakesofyouth.com/podcast2/MoY_2_ep_27.mp3] The spoilerfic show! We do cover more technical information, but we really start to dig deep into the movie after that. What gems do we unearth? Eh, not much really. But it’s fun! Guests Aaron Clark WELCOME TO BONERTOWN Songs Opening Song– “Tsubasa wo Kudasai” by ~The...

It seems SHAFT will be takin’ it easy

The more astute of you may have noticed that in the preview for the upcoming summer 2010 anime season, any sort of production by studio SHAFT is mysteriously absent. I can’t tell you why exactly, as my main source for inside information on the company has gone silent–probably at...

MoY Podcast 2 BEYOND THE TIME: Episode 26– Anno Fucks With Us Again, Part I

Download [audio:http://mistakesofyouth.com/podcast2/MoY_2_ep_26.mp3] We talk about Eva 2.22! This is a spoiler-free show that mostly covers the technical aspects of the movie, so I guess it’s kind of boring? Especially since I’m not an animation expert?? Good thing Aaron and Bonertown know things. Part II will cover more spoilerific details,...

I need your comments: General opinions on SHAFTXSHINBO works

Alright guys, here’s the story: I got wrapped up in a thing that I want to leave as a surprise for now, but for it to go anywhere I need to conduct some quick and dirty research. Since I have a readership and a comments field at my disposal,...

Comic Update: To Our Children’s Children’s Children

Original Post I suppose for most cosplay photo-shoots, it’s not that difficult to find a setting which meshes with the character, since most anime these days takes place in modern-day Japan. However, for a show like Strike Witches, it’s a bit difficult. This combined with the fact that cosplayers...

NYONTAKA<3

It’s my birthday again. I’m 22, or something. Birthday wish? That Fujiyoshi comes to life and lives with me....