Hotsui Matsuri Day 5 – More Traditional Japanese Instruments

How are we already at day five? Hotsui Matsuri is coming to a close today and we’ve already been there and back again to our local Obon Festival to do some Bon Odori. So today, at the end of the day, I’m here to sit down and talk about some more traditional Japanese Instruments; because … More Hotsui Matsuri Day 5 – More Traditional Japanese Instruments

Hotsui Matsuri Day 4- Demystifying the traditional card game Hanafuda

Hey! Welcome to another day of Hotsui Matsuri! I’m super excited about this post because I, Star, finally get to talk about the love I have for this game! So I’ve been playing this game with my family for years. We don’t gamble… But you definitely can lose a lot of money playing this game. … More Hotsui Matsuri Day 4- Demystifying the traditional card game Hanafuda

Part 3- American References in Anime: Star’s Ultimate Guide to American companies in Anime

Heeeeey I’m back with another of my favorite posts of the year, where I highlight companies in Anime that are renamed for copyright purposes! I love to point them out and it always cracks me up. Anyways, I’m done this a few times in years past but and I’m happy to bring it back! You … More Part 3- American References in Anime: Star’s Ultimate Guide to American companies in Anime

Day 6 of Niji Nights: A More Inclusive World

Have any of you noticed a trend in Anime lately? No, it’s not about how anime is becoming mainstream, or that there’s repetitive plotlines. We’re actually talking about representation! Not just in the LGBTQUIA2S+ visibility but in the characters of color way too! It’s interesting how anime is evolving with the times by including queer … More Day 6 of Niji Nights: A More Inclusive World