Welcome back to Otaku Thursday! Today we're going to be talking about the summer anime to look forward to in the coming weeks. After the disappointment of a season that was known as Spring (no shade to the shows in the season, there just weren't a lot), Summer promises to be more abundant, with some … Continue reading Summer Anime to Look Forward To
The beginning of this season looked like an ocean of possibilities...oh how quickly that ocean dried up. Welcome back to Otaku Thursday! Though pickings this season were slim, some truly good anime did air. While some of them ended up disappointing me in the last few episodes and totally ruining their chance on this list … Continue reading The Season of Delays-Top 5 Anime of Spring
Welcome back for our last Niji Nights! Tonight is a collab post between the both of us. Star and I chose some of our fave characters/couples from non yaoi, yuri, and hentai anime/manga! Sorry if we have multiple from one show, but we have a lot of favorites and sometimes a show is just standout … Continue reading LGBTQIA+ outside of Yaoi, Yuri and Hentai–Favorite Queers in Anime and Manga!
It's another installment of Niji Nights! And this time I, Star, want to start by saying I will not be talking about Domestic Girlfriend haha and onward to the rest of the post! Sex has always been zero to a hundred when it comes to anime. It was (and still kind of is) incredibly rare … Continue reading A Spotlight on Sex-positive anime
Hello all and welcome back to Niji Nights! Last time I talked specifically about transgender characters in anime in some old school vs. some newer anime. Today, I want to open that door a little wider and just talk about LGBTQIA+ in anime and highlight some good moments for representation in anime over the past … Continue reading LGBTQIA+ Representation in Anime
Let's talk convention etiquette! I want to begin by saying that this post was inspired by people who have poor etiquette towards cosplayers. And it's time we start talking about it. Like the title suggests cosplay is not consent. That means, no matter who is wearing it, it doesn't mean that the general public or … Continue reading A Lesson in Convention Etiquette- Cosplay is Not Consent
So today as part of our Niji Nights, we're going to talk about something that I believe, has greatly improved in the realm of anime. And that? That is the representation of transgender characters in anime. Without further ado, let's get into it! Recently I re-watched Yu Yu Hakusho with Star and some of our … Continue reading Transgender Anime Characters — Then vs. Now
Welcome, welcome it's double rainbow time! We wanted to make an official week celebration to end Pride month with a week filled with LGBTQIA+ content in anime,and weeb culture. Yup, here we go folks. One whole week based around our favorite queer characters, sex-positive anime, Trans-representation and more! We can't wait to give you all, … Continue reading Introducing Niji Nights– Our Pride Event!
This last weekend was really tough...for a lot of reasons. And I found myself wanting to absorb into a guilty pleasure to make myself feel better, and that guilty pleasure? The kingdom known as K (or K Project). A subpar anime with two seasons, one movie, six OVA'S, and a TON of side content in … Continue reading Throwback Otaku Thursday: Revisiting the K Franchise
Hello and welcome back to Otaku Thursday! Today I'm coming at you all with another first impressions post, and today we're going to talk about a very dramatic slice-of-life/drama/romance anime. Today, were going to talk all about Sing "Yesterday" for Me. Shinako & Ro So to be honest, watching Sing "Yesterday" for Me can feel … Continue reading Sing “Yesterday” for Me — Real? Good? Or REALLY GOOD?