As you may know I (Yosei) am a liiiiiitle bit of a fan of Rumiko Takahashi’s work. And by a little, I mean fairly considerable. I would not go so far as to say I am her biggest fan, but I am enough that I buy all the manga in English. I love to talk about her work, as it is so delightfully varied, but the more I have been talking about her work, the more I have realized that the people I am speaking with are unaware that she has a series currently in publication–Rin-ne or Kyōkai no Rinne.
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I’ve been in love with Star Wars since before I was a teenager. From X-Wings to the Jedi, everything about George Lucas’s universe captivated me. I’m sure many times while I was growing up I wanted to become a Jedi. Continue reading Too Much Star Wars? Is That Even Possible?
We are actually here to talk about two different series that are on fairly new up on Netflix, A Series of Unfortunate Events and Voltron: Legendary Defender. Unfortunate Events (on Friday the 13th) came out one week ago today and Voltron, of course, was released today. Chances are that if you are reading this, you are probably aware of at least one of these shows if not both. I hope you are, especially with the fantastical trailers and splash pages that have been released for both series. And if you are not, you will be converts after this article. Continue reading Two New Series, Both Awesome!
I am sitting here re-watching Love Live! since season one of Love Live! Sunshine!! concluded. These shows are cute and simple and incredibly formulaic. Something about them just draws me in. The huge cast of characters means that there is always someone the viewer can identify with.
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Hey all. There’s been a lot of controversy about Glitter Force. The ninth iteration of the Pretty Cure Franchise in Japan and one with an interesting and devoted fan base, it is no wonder that this series has garnered a tremendous amount of attention. This iteration however has gained more than is standard as Pretty Cure has been renamed Glitter Force. A great many Otaku and establish anime fans (this group included) have been very disparaging regarding the translation and localization of this series.
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