Originally, I wasn’t planning on going to Fanime but I bought a ticket last minute and joined two of my college friends to the convention just like old times. Also, … Continue Reading Fanime 2018 Highlights: Day 0
“We all have blades stabbed into our backs from friendships lost, broken, or completely in shambles. Some of these blades were made by other people and some were self-inflicted.” – … Continue Reading OWLS Bloggers: No “Squad” — Bullying in Kimi ni Todoke & The Friendship Blades I Wear
In honor of the 2018 Winter Olympics, this month topic will focus on the theme, “Competition” because the Olympics is where athletes from all countries join together to compete in … Continue Reading OWLS Bloggers: My Love For Competition in Kuroko’s Basketball & The NBA
Her Impact! (Comics 2017) I was requested to review this manga-inspired comic called Her Impact!. Before I talk about the content, I would like to mention the team that put … Continue Reading Diversity & Female Boxing in Her Impact!
Tsurezure Children (徒然チルドレン) (Anime 2017) Created By Toshiya Wakabayashi Studio: Studio Gokumi Tsurezure Children was a great show for me to get back into the flow of watching anime. It … Continue Reading High School Dating 101: Thoughts on Tsurezure Children
Many of my anime blogger friends have heard of this up and coming pop culture media website but there are some of you that haven’t and I’m here to give … Continue Reading Website Spotlight: MANGA.TOKYO
Clannad (クラナド) (Anime 2007-2009) Studio: Kyoto Animation Developed By Key Warning Spoilers! The OWLS’ topic for August is “Bloodlines.” Here is the prompt: Family means everything (or does it?) This … Continue Reading OWLS: Family Representation in Clannad
Kiss Him, Not Me (私がモテてどうすんだ, Watashi ga Motete Dōsunda ) (Anime 2016) Studio: Brain’s Base Created By Junko For the month of July, the OWLS bloggers are taking a look at the … Continue Reading OWLS: “A Mirror Image Of Me”—Catcalling & Physical Beauty In Kiss Him, Not Me
Assassination Classroom (暗殺教室, Ansatsu Kyōshitsu) (Anime 2015-2016) Studio: Lerche Created By Yūsei Matsui I watched this anime out of a whim, but I heard great things about this show from fellow bloggers. So … Continue Reading Back to School: Thoughts on Assassination Classroom (Season 1 & 2)
Attack on Titan: Season 2 (進撃の巨人, Shingeki no Kyojin) (Anime 2017) Studio: Wit Studio & Production I.G. Created By Hajime Isayama I couldn’t watch this season on my own because I watched … Continue Reading Humans Vs. Titans: Thoughts On Attack On Titan Season 2
Dear Readers, After a week of debating, I finally updated the appearance of my website. My blog needed a facelift since I had the other blog theme for over a … Continue Reading Announcements: Website Update!
Flying Witch (ふらいんぐうぃっち) (Anime 2016) Studio: J.C. Staff Created By Chihiro Ishizuka When I first heard about this anime, it came from a review from a fellow blogger. He described it … Continue Reading “Extra-Ordinary Lives”: Thoughts on Flying Witch
Bungo Stray Dogs (文豪ストレイドッグス ) (Anime 2016) Written by Kafka Asagiri & Illustrated by Sango Harukawa Bungo Stray Dogs is an anime that has a swinging audience. Some people absolutely love … Continue Reading 8 “Literary Fun Facts” In Bungo Stray Dogs (Season 1 & 2)
Digimon Adventure tri. “Confessions” (告白, “Kokuhaku”), Eps. 9-13 Directed By Keitaro Motonaga I was originally going to write about this film during winter break, but I didn’t have time. Now it’s … Continue Reading Digimon Adventure tri. The Characterization of Koushiro “Izzy” Izumi & Takeru “T.K.” Takaishi
Abu Dhabi Romance By: Soo-Kyoung Kim and Wonderworks For OWLS, the theme for April is “Colors.” “We are all part of one race, the human race. “Colors” refers to people of … Continue Reading OWLS: Crossing Racial Boundaries in Abu Dhabi Romance
Dear Readers, I just want you all to know that I am now officially affiliated with the online pop culture t-shirt store known as TeePublic! I created a store that … Continue Reading LynLynSays & TeePublic Team-Up!