I drink and watch anime

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Guest Posting

For years I’ve been talking about having a shared blog and getting more bloggers on board this place. It just looks like fun and a great way to offer some variety to my readers, but I never took the time to put the project together. I did have a few collaborators, but nothing really laid...

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Aoharu x Machinegun – The Subtle Pleasure of the Substanceless

Genre : Sports(?), comedy, action(?), school, insinuation(?) Episodes: 12 +OVA Studio: Brain’s Base Tachibana is a model high school student with a strong sense of Justice. As student council president, star athlete and consistently highly ranked in academics, Tachibana is used to solving every problem and protecting the weak. That’s how this whole mess started...

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Fisheye Placebo – Webcomic Recommendation

Wow, I am building up my library of webcomic recommendations really quickly. I wonder if I’ll; be able to keep it up. A lot of the stuff I read is probably not suitable for general consumption. However, Fisheye Placebo can and should be read by everyone. Before I get into it, here’s what this feature...

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Haikyuu!!: To the Top ep.20 – Routine

I was googling some Haikyuu stuff. Like where to get volume 4 and just general Haikyuuness and I fell on a link called how did this Haikyuu character die. Then there was another Is this Haikyuu character really dead? And then I noped straight out of there. What the heck man, you can’t go killing...

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Fire Force 2 Episode 20 – Into The Nether

I’m just going to tell you right now, I didn’t really like this week’s Fire Force. And it’s not even just about Tamaki’s brilliant contribution as always. I wasn’t in the mood for this type of episode tonight. And that’s on me. Still, you should know, for once this will not just be a rambling...

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Noblesse ep 6 – A House Full of Deres

So far Noblesse has been a wacky school set comedy, a tense supernatural action series and this week, it decides to be a touching sentiment drame de moeurs. Google refused to tell me how to say that in English. I’m a little mad at her now. Yes, Google is a her. This sort of mixing...

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Top 5 Anime Swordsmen … and ladies

Like with most of my lists the term “top” here is not to be taken too seriously. In this case, it actually means top characters with a sword I either find attractive or I remember seeing in really cool fights. I actually know of anime swordsmen who are much more popular and arguably more impressive...

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Foreigners in Anime

I have always been the weird foreign kid. When I was younger we moved around so much that I never got to know what it’s like not to be the outsider. I have no innate appreciation for feeling like I thoroughly belong somewhere and that somewhere truly belongs to me. My home is where the...

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Feelings and Possibly Even Thoughts on Wandering Son

  Genre : Slice of Life, drama, coming of age, school Episodes 11 Studio: AIC   Shuuichi is approaching that difficult period in life. The dreaded puberty where everything starts to change and it seems life is just moving along without giving any heed to what you want, whether you’re ready or not. It’s not...