I like Spy X Family, but I feel less invested than others. Spy X Family seems to be the anime to watch this season. I am seeing tons of fan art and lots of conversations about it. But this is one of those times I feel a bit out of touch with the scene. While […]
I am at a bit of a loss, and wanted to put my thoughts out there. I have been writing on this blog for three years at this point. I have said repeatedly that the blog has been largely experimental. That is not to say that I haven’t enjoyed every minute of putting this blog […]
Short answer is that it is problematic. It’s rather suspicious that Naofumi’s party members are slaves and pets. The audience can say at a glance that when you decide to become the Shield Hero’s slave you gain more power. On the surface that seems alright doesn’t it? So there are a few problems with the […]
Spoiler, It’s a bit different.
After months of delay in production, we finally have a concrete conclusion. 86 Eighty-Six has delivered on its storytelling potential. 86 Eighty-Six was able to tell a compelling story about war, racism, and find hope somewhere in between. It went in directions that I wasn’t expecting. The story was able to successfully switch the lead […]
Spice and Wolf is an already complicated story, even before you add in the relationship between Kraft Lawrence and Holo.
Thinking about Rhetorical Effects on the Minds of Soldiers – Attack on Titan
Hello friends and fellow bloggers, I know this is a bit outside of my anime blogging, but I like to write stories on the side. I have a folder of many ideas that are unwritten. I am confident I am not alone here. I have managed to finish a book of around light novel length, […]
No, it turns out Zeke is the one with the emotional baggage.