12 Days of Anime, Day 4: Tales Comeback!

Image Cred­it: sky (free­dom) from Pix­iv The worst part about hav­ing Paint Tool Sai installed on my sys­tem is know­ing that oth­er artists are using the pro­gram to its full poten­tial with a Wacom Cin­tiq or oth­er expen­sive tablets that I can’t afford. …oh well, enough with the jeal­ousy and time for some hol­i­day spir­it, […]

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The Podcast With No Name — Episode 1: Popping the Cherry

On the agen­da for our pilot episode, we have the upcom­ing Lit­tle Busters! ani­me, Spice & Wolf and oth­er light nov­els, Da Capo III and oth­er untrans­lat­ed visu­al nov­els, Tales of Xil­lia being local­ized, and of course, plen­ty of extra top­ics because we can’t stop talk­ing. Intro Music Title: cam­po de giras­sol Artist: Shibayan Cir­cle: […]

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First Impressions and Thoughts of Spring Anime

Progress: Hanasaku Iro­ha [watched four episodes], Nichi­jou [watched OVA and one episode], Yon­de­ma­suyo, Azazel-san [watched one episode], X‑Men [watched one episode], Tales of Sym­pho­nia: Teth­e’al­la Hen (OVA) Episode 4 (com­plet­ed)

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Emil Castagnier, Plue, & DaisukexRiku (Chibi Fanart)

It’s a school day and writer’s block calls for fanart dump. Bonus 4koma (Strip #1. Yes, there will be more). An inside joke between the lazy co-writer (Steven) and I. Emil Castag­nier (Tales of Sym­pho­nia ‑Knight of Ratatosk-) Plue (Rave Mas­ter) Daisuke/Riku (D•N•Angel) (ver­sion 2 has slight dif­fer­ences) All done with a mouse on Man­ga […]

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K‑ON!! 18

The major­i­ty vote for Mio as Romeo is just ask­ing for some dis­turb­ing spec­u­la­tions about the fan­tasies of Mio’s fans. It’s cool that they can see the rather obvi­ous Slap Slap Kiss rela­tion­ship friend­ship between Mio and Rit­su, though. Even if I always thought Rit­su would be the man of the house.

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Ookami-san to Shichinin no Nakamatachi 03

I’ll show you what real plea­sure is… Just kid­ding, you naughty loli­con. Beau­ty con­test? I thought there was going to be some epic flash­back race or some­thing when I saw fat lit­tle Oto­hime at the begin­ning of the episode. Also, pig tails = rab­bit ears? Does this mean Azun­yan~ is a rab­bit neko hybrid? (lol, […]

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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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Tales of Symphonia: Tethe’alla Hen (OVA) – 02

Won­der how far we’ll go into our strange hob­bies?” — Zelos Wilder. Jesus, Regal. I know you’ve lost your lover and you’re bound by some real­ly uncom­fort­able hand­cuffs, but don’t you think you’re over­do­ing your online activ­i­ties just a tad?

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Tales of Symphonia: Tethe’alla Hen (OVA) — 01

Come here… hun­ny.” “I mean Sheena”! Zelos is as cool as he was in the game. I start­ed watch­ing, think­ing, “I’ve been wait­ing 4 years for this. You bet­ter make me hap­py, ToS OVA!” and I was award­ed with this scene. <3

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