Ridiculous..ly good?! — First Impressions: Taiso Samurai!

Hello and welcome back to First Impression Friday (totally did not just make that up right now)! It’s like I just came at you with a first impression mere days ago and yet here we are again! Today though, we’ll be talking about something I was incredibly hyped for: Taiso Samurai. So was it worth … More Ridiculous..ly good?! — First Impressions: Taiso Samurai!

Lets Just Not: Elitism in the Anime Community

So there’s something we really need to talk about–as an anime community. As you know, anime has become more mainstream than ever before. No longer are the days where weebs feel ashamed to show it and wearing nerdy things is actually cool now. Even those who don’t consider themselves anime fans are familiar with and … More Lets Just Not: Elitism in the Anime Community

Day 13 of Otakutober: Trick-or-Treat! What is Candy Pop Scary Anime?

Happy Halloweeb to all my ghosts and ghouls of Otakutober! We have officially made it to the FINAL day of 13 Days of Otakutober! Fear not because instead of having tricks for you today, we’re going to take a walk on the sweet side and end the month with some treats. Thanks to everyone who … More Day 13 of Otakutober: Trick-or-Treat! What is Candy Pop Scary Anime?

Day 12 of Otakutober: It’s getting haunted in here- Haunted Houses and Tests of Courage

Alright, everyone here’s another trope blog where I, Star, get a little heated in our 13 Days of Otakutober event. Because we know that you love to read my ramblings and fury. So cheers to yet another trope. Haunted houses and Test of Courage. In Shoujo, tests of courage often lead to ridiculous outcomes. One … More Day 12 of Otakutober: It’s getting haunted in here- Haunted Houses and Tests of Courage

Day 11 of Otakutober: I’ve got a date with a Vampire! -Horror Otome Games

Hello everyone welcome back to Otaku Thursday, our final Otakutober edition. If you were around yesterday, your heard my rant about monster love stories in anime. You know how vampires were just the go to? Well, today I’m going to be talking about something else in the same vein: “horror” and/or supernatural otome games. Where … More Day 11 of Otakutober: I’ve got a date with a Vampire! -Horror Otome Games

Day 10 of Otakutober: It’s a Monster Mash!: Shoujo “monster” tropes

I bet you’ve looked at this title and wondered one thing: why is monster in quotations? Well my friends of the spook season, I’m about to tell you why in what I’m assuming will be my shortest post in all of Otakutober. So thank you for joining me for day ten of 13 Days of … More Day 10 of Otakutober: It’s a Monster Mash!: Shoujo “monster” tropes