Another month has passed and that means there is a new OWLS blog tour going on. This month, our prompt is strength: “Your greatest weakness can become your greatest strength.” In anime, characters struggle with inner demons or physical weaknesses that make them feel insecure and prevent them from achieving goals. Yet when these characters … Continue reading Strength By Overcoming Anxiety in Amanchu (OWLS May Blog Tour)
On Saturday April 28th, I attended Castle Point Anime Convention in Hoboken, New Jersey. It is a small convention, but I had tons of fun and there was no lack of amazing cosplayers. This post is a collection of some of the many great cosplayers that were at Castle Point. I only included anime series … Continue reading Cosplay At Castle Point Anime Convention 2017!
A while back, I wrote a piece comparing and contrasting how the work place was represented in New Game! and Re: Life. Although I greatly enjoyed New Game!, I found Aoba's experience to be a little unrealistic, and thought that Re: Life more accurately portrayed the negatives of working life. However, I live in North … Continue reading The Work Place In Anime- Answers About The Authenticity of New Game!
This may be a little late considering the Fall 2016 lineup has already started, but I wanted to share my thoughts on this latest season by explaining the best and worst of all of the shows I watched. Best Show Overall- Amanchu! Amanchu was my favorite show for many reasons. Firstly, I liked the overall … Continue reading Summer Anime 2016- The Best And The Worst
h my, where do I even start? This anime... was something else. Some parts were enjoyable and even thrilling, but most were in need of improvement. Here is my spoiler-free review! Introduction Qualidea Code is about a post-apocalyptic Japan that was attacked by creatures called Unknown. The majority of adults were killed off, but, in … Continue reading Qualidea Code Review- Tropes and Plot Holes
Many anime- if not the majority- take place in high schools. We get to see the everyday lives of students attending class, participating in clubs, and the drama of first loves, dates and kisses. Even if an anime does not take place at a traditional school setting, they usually involve characters that are teenagers. There … Continue reading The Work Place In Anime- Two Vastly Different Experiences in New Game and Re: Life.