Guest Post: Colour Theory in Anime

Colour. It’s one of the things many of us take for granted, but it bring so much to our lives. Colour makes things appealing to the eye, is used to indicate certain things and can have an affect on your mood.

Guest Post: Chicken Soup for the Otaku Soul

Karandi: I'd like to thank Negative Primes! from Curiously Dead Cat for volunteering to be my first guinea pig guest poster on my blog. They've put together a great piece for the community and I hope you all enjoy reading it as much as I did. First, a warm arigatou to Karandi for allowing me to guest … Continue reading Guest Post: Chicken Soup for the Otaku Soul

March Comes in Like a Lion Episode 16

Review: We start this episode with some school drama, following up on Rei not having enough attendance or credit to move to the next year. This section is fairly pointless except that the teacher uses the opportunity to give Rei some advice and it is a light bulb moment for Rei. He sees the connection … Continue reading March Comes in Like a Lion Episode 16

March Comes in Like a Lion Episode 14

Review: This show is brilliant at getting under my skin and making me feel what Rei is going through. Probably because, to a lesser extent, everyone has gone through uncertainty and failure. Everyone has made false assumptions and been burned. Everyone has felt embarrassed and confused. Seeing all of this in Rei, amplified, hits hard … Continue reading March Comes in Like a Lion Episode 14

March Comes in Like a Lion Episode 6

Review: This week, March Comes in Like a Lion hits us hard with visual metaphors as Rei tries to work through some of his baggage, or at least tries to figure out what his problem is. I like that this show continues to treat anxiety and depression with a great deal of respect and acknowledges … Continue reading March Comes in Like a Lion Episode 6