Hyouka — Houtarou is not an ordinary human

Not only was episode 19 a haven for Houtarou/Chitanda hints, it also sup­ports my the­o­ry that Houtarou is sim­ply not an ordi­nary human being, even by ani­me stan­dards. The con­nois­seur of strange­ness, Haruhi, may even agree with me. Seri­ous­ly, this kid makes a com­plete­ly out-of-there guess about a mun­­dane-sound­ing announce­ment at school being relat­ed to […]

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Hyouka 15

After a few episodes of fes­ti­val fun, the mys­tery hov­er­ing below the noses of our beloved Clas­sics Club final­ly shows itself (well, it already did, but now they actu­al­ly give a damn about it lol). This is real­ly the type of episode of Hyou­ka that I enjoy watch­ing and I’d say this was one of […]

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Top 10 Xenophobic/Ignorant Attitudes Aimed Towards Japanese Media

I’ll give you a cook­ie if you can name all three char­ac­ters and where they orig­i­nat­ed. 😛 The list is in no spe­cif­ic order. #5 may apply to oth­er coun­tries, as well. Also note that I’m against these opin­ions, not sid­ing with them.

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Top 10 video games that can easily become anime

Hon­est­ly. You know, despite how hor­ri­ble or loose video game adap­ta­tions tend to be… With­in hun­dreds of video games, there are those cer­tain gems that are pret­ty much playable ani­me. They would have no prob­lem mak­ing the tran­si­tion from one medi­um to the oth­er. And then, of course, there are those games which actu­al­ly have […]

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Gyakuten Saiban Anime — Any Objections?

What I REALLY want for Christ­mas I remem­bered that old pro­mo­tion­al video for the release of Gyakuten Saiban Yomi­gaeru Gyakuten (the remake of Gyakuten Saiban 1 for the DS in Japan, and the first Phoenix Wright game released for Eng­lish-speak­ing audi­ences). The FUNNIEST thing ever. What peo­ple liked about that pro­mo was its wit­ty (almost […]

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