We recently returned from Sangawa Project in Pittsburgh, and we decided not to do an in-depth review of the year’s Sangawa Project. It is such a unique experience that a typically review/sharing of our experiences does not quite do it justice. However, we had an amazing time as usual, and the unbridled anticipation and sheer excitement that we feel approaching the convention and then during it cannot really be overestimated. Continue reading Sangawa 2017→
Otakon 2017 just passed and it was in the Walter E. Convention Center in Washington, D.C. for the first time (in case you somehow missed that memo). We anticipated a few growing pains with Otakon moving to a new space and having to organize and accommodate. Continue reading Otakon 2017→
There’s been a lot of chatter in the environments surrounding Doomtastic about safe spaces lately. While this is of course always an issue in any situation or social network, some recent happenings in our area and some of the events we follow have led to more discussion. Some people have noticed in all this hullabaloo that we really seem to go out of our way to create them and why we do that. And some people have asked for some information on creating safe spaces, especially some people who know us IRL. This is especially based on our home, if anyone read our earlier post on how the Doomtastic headquarters is a safe space, you might know this too. Continue reading Safe Spaces in Geekdom→
Here and gone is another exciting anime convention, and this time it’s North America’s largest anime convention, Anime Expo. We had a fantastic time this year. For us, everything went smoothly, but this was not the case for everyone.