Tuesday’s Top 5: Totally Narcissistic Characters

Tuesday's Top 5

Having covered red heads both male and female, I am now turning my attention to the narcissists of the anime world. I'm going to clarify, this is not just a list of narcissists though. It's pretty easy to make a character narcissistic. What is difficult is to make the audience actually like the self-loving individual. … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Totally Narcissistic Characters

Top 5 Characters with Completely Inappropriate Occupations

This week I want to look at characters who are just completely ill suited to their job. I'm going to be honest, keeping the list to 5 was challenging so I really look forward to seeing who you guys would have added to the list. Please Note - There are spoilers below. You have been … Continue reading Top 5 Characters with Completely Inappropriate Occupations

Tuesday’s Top 5: Male Characters With Gorgeous Long Hair

Tuesday's Top 5

Yes, this list is entirely my own preference and as such I am going to happily update the list as new characters come along who catch my eye, or I just gain a deeper appreciation of older characters. Either way, I love a guy with long hair and male anime characters regularly have amazing hair … Continue reading Tuesday’s Top 5: Male Characters With Gorgeous Long Hair

Your Life If You Were In An Anime

Did you ever wonder what it would be like if you were the protagonist of an anime? I kind of did in 2016 and so this post was born. Though there's definitely a fantasy slant on this one so I might have to do a new post about your life as an anime if you were in a different genre as a follow up. Anyway, hope you enjoy. First published May 2016.

Why Do Anime Heroes Get The Most Boring Powers?

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In case it doesn't become immediately apparent, this discussion is mostly me musing on something that has bothered me in a handful of shows that I'm now generalising across anime. It is not actually intended to be an overly serious post but honestly, I've been wondering this for awhile and of all things it was … Continue reading Why Do Anime Heroes Get The Most Boring Powers?

What Does It Really Mean To Me To Love Anime?

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Now, there are probably as many answers to the question of what it means to love anime as there are people who claim to love it. Like most passions and hobbies, it is something that is deeply personal and becomes an integral part of the individual. So while we can share an appreciation of a love of anime, our reason for loving it and how we got there is likely one only we will ever understand.

OWLS Blog Tour: The Pride of the Protagonist

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Here we are in June and I'm writing my second post for OWLS (OWLS stands for Otaku Warriors for Liberty and Self-Respect). I will admit, it took me a bit to get going with this month's theme but I'm pretty happy with the end result. For those who don't know: OWLS  are a group of otaku … Continue reading OWLS Blog Tour: The Pride of the Protagonist

My Pirate Crew

So Lyn Sheridan kicked off this tag and it seems like it could be great fun. You know, other than the fact that I get boat and every-other-mode-of-transport sick I think being a pirate could be great fun. Is there a job for pirates who walk? Anyway, huge thank-you for the tag and let's see … Continue reading My Pirate Crew

Inquiring Minds Want To Know #34: How did you decide on your avatar?

Question: How did you decide on your avatar? Did you draw it yourself, and does that reflect in any way what you look like?

Inquiring Minds Want To Know #33: What do you think of live action adaptations of anime?

Question: What do you think of live action (dramas or movies) adaptions of anime? Any favourites?