Welcome to Niji Nights everyone! It’s been another year and we’re ready to give you some very colorful content! This year we have had a few comments and conversations about Queerness and LGBTQIA2S+ in anime as it’s becoming more and more visible. Because we, the viewers, don’t always know the intent of the writers and … More Welcome to Niji Nights 2022!
Hello! And welcome back to Otaku Thursday. You know…something has been on my mind a lot recently. And when I say it has been on my mind a lot…I mean that it never truly leaves me. And that is the anime/manga known as D.Gray-Man. Now, I’m sure some of you have heard of it and … More My Love/Hate Relationship with D.Gray-Man
Ahhhhhhhh, I, Star, have been waiting to do the first impression of Shikimori’s not just a cutie. I’m going to admit this is a weird title. There’s a lot of weird underlying things the title could be insinuating and I can happily tell you it’s not what you think. Not completely. So I can say … More First Impressions- Kawaii dake ja Nai Shikimori-san (Shikimori’s not just a cutie)
I didn’t know I needed this anime in my life until I did…Hello everyone and welcome back to Otaku Thursday. So, at the beginning of the season, you know how Star and I put together a list of everything we were planning to watch? It’s here for reference. ANYWAY, when we were looking at anime … More It’s Ya Boy – First Impressions: Ya Boy Kongming!
Decided to do a special version of our best boy posts by focusing on character development within the male species in one anime. So we chose Furuba. Kyo So Kyo was classic character development to me. He started cold and stubborn then grew to be considerate and inclusive. His cursed situation was unique and caused … More Boys to Men- Fruits Basket edition
Hello, hello, and welcome back to Otaku Thursday. You know, when I was a kid my brother always made me play video games with him–not that I didn’t enjoy playing the games–but they often aligned with his interests. Even movies were things he liked and we just had to watch together. Which is how I … More First Impressions – Spy x Family
So to keep it simple, the anime listed here mainly cover a cast of preteens from various genres but each story carries the spirit of youth transforming into a bright future. For those of you who have been watching anime for a while, some of these will be familiar to you. Without giving too much … More Happy children’s day!
Welcome back to Otaku Thursday! Spring is just going by in a flash. I feel like we’ve only just started this season and it’s already almost halfway over! Maybe part of this speed is the quality of shows we have this season–with many great titles. There’s a lot of anime Star and I were really … More First Impressions – Heroines Run the Show!
Hey! It’s time for another edition of moms in Anime! There really are some stellar moms out there that deserve a shout out. This time we have a good mix of old and new. The ballet mom from Dance dance danseur This mom is so fierce! She’s stern but passionate she wants her students to … More Best Moms in Anime edition 2
By now Spring anime for 2022 is in full swing and boy has it been looking good. Star and I had expected to drop a decent amount of anime by this time. After all, we started out with like nearly 20 titles. Alas, here we are, still watching like 18 shows each week and they … More Hold your Horses!: First Impressions – Fanfare of Adolescence