Digimon Adventure tri. (Anime 2015, Ep. 1-4: “Reunion”) Directed By: Keitaro Motonaga If you watched Digimon Adventure when you were younger, you’d know that Taichi Yagami and Yamato Ishida were always … Continue Reading Digimon Adventure tri. The Characterization of Taichi Yagami
Little Busters! (リトルバスターズ!) (Anime 2012- 2013) Visual Novel Created By: Key Anime Directed By: Yoshiki Yamakawa I never played the visual novels nor have I watched the second season of … Continue Reading Little Busters! What is the secret to this world?
360 Degrees Material (Manga 2010- 2012) By Touko Minami Warning: Spoilers! I read a lot of shoujo manga, and usually it is easy for me to decide on which characters … Continue Reading Tough Choice: Thoughts on 360 Degrees Material
Wild Ones (Arakure, アラクレ) (Manga 2004- 2009) By: Kiyo Fujiwara I feel much better. 🙂 I’m trying to get back into the swing of things. So to do that I present … Continue Reading Mafia Princess: Thoughts on Wild Ones
The Peanuts Movie (2015) Directed By Steve Martino Two words: cute and nostalgia. I was brought back to my earliest childhood memories, where I would read the newspaper just for … Continue Reading “Good Grief.” Thoughts on The Peanuts Movie
M.A.X. (Manhwa 2009) Story By Goo-Hwa Huh & Art By Kyoung-Lan Park Money can turn people into monsters. In this South Korean manhwa series, M.A.X., readers are treated with characters … Continue Reading That Dolla Dolla Bill Y’all: Thoughts on M.A.X.
I heard this taboo many times. Women and men should not live together unless they are married or actually in a serious relationship. Furthermore, if you aren’t married, some people … Continue Reading Living Together: Thoughts on L-DK, Koi no Kaihou, and Ichigo Jikan
I recently read these two manga, Utaenai Fairy and Hitoribocchi wa Samishikute, and they are perfect-fit to write about for this music mood I am in. Both these stories focus on … Continue Reading The Voice Within: Thoughts on Utaenai Fairy and Hitoribocchi wa Samishikute
My 30-Day Song Challenge is slowly coming to a close. So I would like to talk about two manga that are music themed: Sekai no Hashikko to Anzu Jam and … Continue Reading Music & Lyrics: Thoughts on Sekai no Hashikko to Anzu Jam and Akuma to Love Song
Mako to Aki-chan no Koigokoro (マコとアキちゃんの恋心) (Manga 2010-2011) By Amu Meguro Mako to Aki-chan no Koigokoro is a collection of one shots created by Amu Meguro. The characters are generically … Continue Reading One Shots: Thoughts on Mako to Aki-chan no Koigokoro (マコとアキちゃんの恋心)
Drama (2012) By Raina Telgemeier My friend loaned me a slice-of-life, comedy comic entitled Drama by Raina Telgemeier. I don’t have a strong interest in American comics aside from a couple of … Continue Reading The Stages of Growing Up: Thoughts on <i>Drama</i>
Imadoki! (イマドキ) (Manga 2000-2001) By: Yuu Watase I am honored to be selected for one of LitaKino’s Collaborations. She asked me on Twitter if I’d be interested in collaborating on a … Continue Reading LitaKino Collaboration: Thoughts on Imadoki!
“My Secret Life” is an appropriate title for bloggers that keep their blogging life separate from their real life. For me, I only tell an exclusive few about my blog, … Continue Reading My Secret Life: Thoughts on <i>Watashi ni xx Shinasai!</i> and <i>2.5 Jigen Kareshi</i>
Zero Count (ゼロカウント) (Manga 2003) By: Hiromu Mutou Zero Count is a shoujo manga about a girl, Nao Tokieda, who learns that she is in an arranged marriage. She transfers to … Continue Reading Quick Reads: Zero Count (ゼロカウント)
Otona Pink (Manga 2007-2008) By Zakuri Sato I decided to read a short shoujo manga entitled, Otona Pink, and it was a disappointment. A high school girl, Mikuni Senoh, is confessed by … Continue Reading Quick Reads: Otona Pink
Kuroko’s Basketball (黒子のバスケ) (Anime S2, 2013-2014) By: Tadatoshi Fujimaki In season two of Kuroko’s Basketball, Seirin High School’s basketball team is preparing for the Winter Cup competition. In this season, … Continue Reading To Fight Like A Warrior: Thoughts on Kuroko’s Basketball (Season 2)