The worst figurine of all time

DAT FACE Yeeeeeeeeah, the Euro­pean Col­lec­tor’s Edi­tion of Brave­ly Default: Fly­ing Fairy total­ly isn’t worth being jeal­ous over. What was Square Enix think­ing when they decid­ed to bun­dle this mon­stros­i­ty among the oth­er good­ies? Could­n’t they have got­ten Fig­ma? Or maybe even Alter? Square Enix, here’s some advice: what looks to be equiv­a­lent to a […]

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Have a Happy New Years!

よいお年をお迎えください! Hope you guys are hav­ing a Hap­py New Years. Lack of time has kept me from post­ing a “12 Days of Ani­me” count­down like I did last year, but I’m still up to share some of my ani­me-relat­ed high­lights of 2013 all in one post.

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Kids deserve quality entertainment too

Image Cred­it: しゅーいち from Pix­iv Does being aimed at an old­er audi­ence auto­mat­i­cal­ly mean an ani­me has a high­er like­li­hood of being high­er qual­i­ty? What about shows for chil­dren? Does being aimed at a younger audi­ence mean that the show is going to be filled with unin­ter­est­ing dri­v­el? Just as there is a stig­ma of […]

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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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