30 Day Anime Challenge

30-Day Anime Challenge – Day 22: Favourite Weapon, Gear, or Armour Used in Anime

Day 22: Favourite Weapon, Gear, or Armour Used in Anime Okay, this one took me a long ass time to figure out because there were SO MANY awesome choices that I began to visualise right off the bat. But I managed to narrow it down. AE86 from Initial D. I know, I know, but hear…… Continue reading 30-Day Anime Challenge – Day 22: Favourite Weapon, Gear, or Armour Used in Anime

Book Review · Diverse Books

Ms Ice Sandwich by Mieko Kawakami – Book Review

Ms Ice Sandwich is an #OwnVoices Japanese novella that is part of the Pushkin Press Japanese Novellas line, which consists of novellas written by authors who have won the Akutagawa Literary Prize—which is one of Japan’s most sough-after prizes— at some point during their careers. The novella revolves around a young adolescent boy who is…… Continue reading Ms Ice Sandwich by Mieko Kawakami – Book Review

30 Day Anime Challenge

30-Day Anime Challenge – Day 21: Favourite Goofy Anime Character

Day 21: Favourite Goofy Anime Character There is only one character that instantly came to my mind when I looked this prompt over, and they are: Grell Sutcliff from Black Butler (Kuroshitsuji). They are such a fantastic representation of Sebastian Michaelis’ fangirl/boy/people base. The excitement and squealing and overall gushing of butler number one is…… Continue reading 30-Day Anime Challenge – Day 21: Favourite Goofy Anime Character

Book Review

A Place Called Hiroshima by Betty Jean Lifton & Eikoh Hosoe – Book Review

A Place Called Hiroshima is a non-fiction, photographic journal of Hiroshima, Japan that outlines the lasting effects of the atomic bombing of the city, which occurred on 6th August 1945. It is written by Betty Jean Lifton with photographs taken by Eikoh Hosoe. This is a powerful book, despite being short with few words. What…… Continue reading A Place Called Hiroshima by Betty Jean Lifton & Eikoh Hosoe – Book Review

30 Day Anime Challenge

30-Day Anime Challenge – Day 20: Anime Character That Gets on Your Nerves

Day 20: Anime Character That Gets on Your Nerves Okay, I have a tie for this one. Bulma from Dragon Ball & Dragon Ball Z; Sakura (kid) from Naruto Bulma drives me fucking bat-shit crazy. I have no complex or profound reason as to why either. I simply find her personality to be unbearably unpleasant.…… Continue reading 30-Day Anime Challenge – Day 20: Anime Character That Gets on Your Nerves

30 Day Anime Challenge

30-Day Anime Challenge – Day 19: Most Epic Scene Ever

Day 19: Most Epic Scene Ever ** Please Note: There will be major spoilers ahead for Initial D First Stage. Please, read at your own discretion. ** I remember one of the biggest build-ups for the first season was Takumi Fujiwara’s battle with Ryōsuke Takahashi, as Ryōsuke was the most prestigious and talented racer during…… Continue reading 30-Day Anime Challenge – Day 19: Most Epic Scene Ever

Spring Anime

My Favourite Spring Anime Simulcasts! (2018)

The Spring anime season has been one of the most enjoyable simulcast seasons for me in a long time! There are plenty of titles out there that have made me laugh, relate to, and get emotional over. The visuals have been breath-taking, the music a magnificent combination of traditional, jazzy, and an homage to hip-hop…… Continue reading My Favourite Spring Anime Simulcasts! (2018)