Hey fam, and welcome back to Otaku Thursday. Bet you thought I’d be skipping this week since I’ve been bad about posting. Well HA. Nope, Luna here delivering some anime reviews as always. So, a little bit of housekeeping first–I’m sure anyone on the blog knows that both Star and I try to post weekly, … More What the What? First Impressions: Oshi no Ko
Hello, hello, and welcome to Otaku Thursday! It has been…a hot minute. I’m sure you’ve read Star’s catch-up post so you know that between illness, broken computers, impromptu trips, and birthday celebrations–we haven’t had a ton of time to do posts (or even watch anime). But here I am, trying to get us back on … More Buddy Daddies: Found Family & Broken Childhoods
Sup y’all another year another set of anime related questions to our girl Luna! This year have her real thinkers as I mixed live action with animation. Anyways, I think she enjoyed the questions, she couldn’t stop fantasizing about Jeremy Wade as a protagonist to a fishing anime. What movie/movie franchise/TV show, would you like … More Hot Seat TIME! It’s Luna’s Bday post!
Welcome back to Otaku Thursday! I know last week we went on a bit of a break so that Star and I could make our way to Sakuracon. While no, I don’t have pictures for you just yet, I DO have my most anticipated post of any given season. What is that you ask? Our … More Top 5 Anime of Winter 2023
Heyo! Today, I’ve decided to focus on what comedy in Japan truly looks like. So like many shows Japan’s humor has evolved. Stand-up, Sketch (routine), or improvisation are three types of comedic performances. They each speak to different audiences varying in different content. Story-telling Back in the day, Japan used to have a form of … More April Fu-fu-fools: Demystifying Japanese humor- What’s so funny about nudity and chaos?
Hey all! In the spirit of April Fools we have a lineup of random but hilarious posts. We decided to start with some of the biggest theme songs of weeby history. In this case, it’s CaramellDansen. I imagine some of the younger generations don’t know where the original reference was from so I’ll explain. A … More April Fu-Fu-Fools: Demystifying the Origin of Caramelldansen
Welcome back to Otaku Thursday! We are now at least one week out from Sakuracon–which means Star and I are totally swamped with cosplay. Or at least I am being overwhelmed with cosplay but I think Star is finished with hers as of today. But because I am in the middle of cosplay, today I … More Spring 2023 Anime – What We’re Watching
There’s something so poetic about confessing on the last day. There have been a number of live-action dramas and anime that have had a number of confessions because it’s the last possible chance that one person can have before they separate. So I’ll be jumping right in. In American media, we seem to have so … More Omedetou Grads- The significance of Graduation confessions
Welcome–and welcome back to Otaku Thursday! For Star and I, con season is here and we are working away at preparing cosplays for Sakuracon that’s happening in a little over two weeks. As we con crunch, as we con crunch every year, we decided to relax a little and spend this Otaku Thursday watching anime … More Top 5 Anime Endings of Winter 2023
I, Star, am excited! This trope is one of my favorites to watch since it can have many spins to the main plot. Sometimes it’s a fluff episode made to be a break from the main story and sometimes a turning point in the plot that adds more drama. So without further ado onward to … More Omedetou Grads~ Favorite Class trips in Anime