Not About Who Is Right, Only Who Is Left

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The Price of Smiles Episode 10 and 11 Review - The war marches on creating more orphans, more sadness, and more death. Whoever 'wins' this conflict isn't going to be left with much and the price has been very, very high.

Friday’s Feature: You Have No Power Over Me – Man vs Self

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This is my last feature for March and my last feature for now on conflict so I'm ending the month with Man vs Self. If you've missed any of the previous posts on Man vs Man, Man vs Nature, Man vs Technology or Man vs Society be sure to check out the posts.I'm not going … Continue reading Friday’s Feature: You Have No Power Over Me – Man vs Self

Friday’s Feature: I Am Not a Slave – Man Vs Society

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My focus for March on conflict in stories continues as we look at Man vs Society. So far I've had a brief look at Man vs Man, Man vs Nature and Man vs Technology so if you missed any of those be sure to check out the posts.Man vs Society just lends itself to dystopian … Continue reading Friday’s Feature: I Am Not a Slave – Man Vs Society

Friday’s Feature: It’s Out of Control – Man vs Technology

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This is my third post for March on conflict in stories and as the title says I'm looking a Man vs Technology. If you missed my previous two features check out Man vs Man and Man vs Nature.Man vs Technology is pretty easy to define. Something has been built (either by man or by some … Continue reading Friday’s Feature: It’s Out of Control – Man vs Technology

Friday’s Feature: Crying Won’t Help – Man vs Nature

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Continuing my focus for March on conflict in stories, today I want to look at Man vs Nature. If you missed last week I had a quick look at Man vs Man conflict so please be sure to check out the post. Right from the start I know I'm probably going to get some corrections … Continue reading Friday’s Feature: Crying Won’t Help – Man vs Nature

Friday’s Feature: We’ve Got a Problem Here – Man vs Man

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For the month of March I've decided I'm going to focus on the negative. Quite literally. I'm going to focus my features this month on exploring types of conflict in stories using examples from anime. To start off with I decided to go with the most straight forward: Man vs Man.Or Human vs Human.Or Alien … Continue reading Friday’s Feature: We’ve Got a Problem Here – Man vs Man

Iron Blooded Orphans Episode 34

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Review: Negotiations, long discussions, training, and an action sequence that I'm guessing had a purpose but I honestly don't even remember what that particular group were trying to achieve. I'm thinking on rewatch it will probably make sense but on a week to week basis there are just too many names and too many different … Continue reading Iron Blooded Orphans Episode 34