9 Years of Manga (10th Day of Anime 2019)

Okay, here's the scenario. I was young - far too young - in late 2010 and borrowed a volume of manga, after having been introduced around that time to the Wii game which brought me back to anime. (Well, there might still be records from 2009, but 2010 is the date of the earliest records... Continue Reading →

Why Is It Always the Girl?

This is a response to Galvanic Media (or specifically Voyager's) post. You're going to need to read that before this (and that will also explain why some works are tagged on this post, even though they're not mentioned). In retrospect, I did bring a lot of Anglophone and/or general assumptions to the post, so I... Continue Reading →

The Pain of Your Lie in April

Once I finished banging out a post for Your Lie in April in January, I knew I had to get it out first thing in the actual month of April... Alternate opening line: "There's something painful about reading Your Lie in April for this former pianist..." A shell of a person, who could have been... Continue Reading →

Google Translates My Favourite Manga

Inspired by this bookish post by Reader Voracious and the previous one by Fictionally Sam. Bloghopping can sometimes take you into territory you think you'd never get to...and that's why we're here. The aim of the game is to translate a synopsis into a non-English language and then back into English, and because manga was... Continue Reading →

Blog at WordPress.com.

Up ↑