HALLOWEEN IS HERE! 😀 And to celebrate, I've compiled a list of Halloween anime episodes that are cute, lighthearted, and funny, (and filled with girls) for the anime fans who may not like horror. Author's Note: This is an update of a post that was previously published two years ago. Amanchu ~Advance~ Episode #6 - … Continue reading Spooky and Cute Anime Episodes to Watch This Halloween
Hi everyone! I apologize that I have not written any blog posts for a month. Actually, that is the purpose of this post. I would like to discuss some of the things that are going on in my life and how they are going to affect this blog. Don't worry, I am not going anywhere. … Continue reading Personal Happenings- What’s Going On With Rai? (Personal Post)
I have been awarded the Blogger's Recognition Award by Matt In The Hat! Thank you so much! :3 This is my first award on WordPress and I couldn't be happier. Here are the award rules: Thank the blogger who nominated you and provide a link to their blog. Write a post to show your award. … Continue reading Blogger Recognition Award + 6 Months of Blogging!
When most people think of witches, the first thing that probably comes to their mind is a creepy old hag with over-sized moles, or the infamous Wicked Witch of The West from Wizard Of Oz. In Western culture, the term witch and witchcraft is synonymous with evil. Even in modern times, witches are associated with … Continue reading Izetta: The Last Witch- Representing A Positive Image of Witchcraft
Although 2016 was a very difficult year for the world and for me personally, it certainly delivered when it came to enjoyable anime. There were fantastic stories, great slice 0f life experiences, moe shows, and some groundbreaking yuri and other LGBT shows. I focus mostly on the latter- anime with cute girls and yuri … Continue reading Rai’s Recommendations: Anime Titles From 2016
The first season of Euphonium made a huge impression among yuri fans, who ship the two main characters, Kumiko and Reina. As the first season progressed, the two girls grow closer and Kumiko confesses to Reina, who already has a love interest. With the second season approaching, fans were excited to see if anything would … Continue reading The End of Euphonium 2- Hints At Kumiko’s True Feelings For Asuka
Introduction and Recap In Episode 10, we were introduced to Mimi, Cocona's mother and the key behind Pure Illusion. Mimi is a young girl who, for whatever reason, can access Pure Illusion freely, and because of this, she is kept in a lab where she is researched. This is where Mimi was introduced to Papika, … Continue reading Flip Flappers Episode 11- Is Cocona’s Mother Insane? An analysis of Pure Illusion and Its Effect On Personality.
A while back, I became aware of the websites Now Loading and Movie Pilot, where anyone can post their geeky content and articles for free. I decided that posting my work on these sites would help me get some more exposure as a writer. I am going to use them to submit pieces that are … Continue reading The Job Keeps Getting More Ridiculous- The Growing Use Of Satire In Five Nights At Freddy’s
With Episodes 8 of Flip Flappers came more insanity and more... yuri! In this post, I am going to relate the events in this episode to my last analysis about the homosexual themes in Episode 7. In that piece, I analyzed all of the nuances and symbols that possibly represented Cocona's lesbian feelings for Papika. … Continue reading Flip Flappers Episode 8- The Crazy Robot Fight Symbolizes More Yuri Themes
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!