Hello! I’ll be talking about social projecting and self-stereotyping in Japanese media (anime in particular) in this post. Advertisements
In some series, there are characters who are naturally talented. Perhaps they are blessed with luck or they are just very skilled in many areas. These characters usually seem multi-talented and essentially outclass many of their allies or peers. But this post isn’t about these kinds of characters. (Spoilers about Tokyo Ghoul:re, World Trigger, and Saki in this post)
So I wanted to talk about Matsumi Kuro (from Saki Achiga-hen), about how she’s the heart of Team Achiga, and about how her playstyle provides some insight into the difficulty of waiting for someone’s unlikely return. THIS POST IS LONG (Spoilers in this post!)
I haven’t written a “top ___ list” post before. To be honest, I feel like I’m still learning a lot and I’m worried I’ll leave out a character or a show that really should be given recognition. But since Acacia Aurora graciously reached out to me about a collaboration, I came up with some topics the
Communication. It’s what people attempt to do in real life when they want something, like expressing their feelings or asking for a glass of water because the restaurant put too much MSG in the food. But it’s also what some characters in anime and manga tend to not do. (Spoilers for Flip Flappers and Saki in
Well, I’ve been stuck at Day 13 for weeks. But I’ve decided to try my best to finish the rest of the 30-Day Anime Challenge in one go. I’m on my phone at the moment, so I’ll refrain from adding pictures for now. Maybe I’ll touch up this post later on. Here we go, folks!
Airing 2 years after Saki Achiga-hen, Saki Zenkoku-hen is actually the continuion of the original Saki series. What did I think of the third anime installment of the Saki franchise?
Saki Achiga-hen -Episode of Side A- is the second anime installment of the Saki franchise. However, this show is not the second season of the original Saki anime as it is a spin-off that happens to take place alongside the original and actually goes beyond what was shown in the first series. What did I
Episodes: 25 Genres: Slice of Life, Drama, Supernatural Aired: April 2009 to September 2009 Also Known As: 咲-Saki- Summary: Miyanaga Saki, a freshman at Kiyosumi high school, hates mahjong as she was essentially forced to play with her family when she was young. However, those days are over since her family has been split for years:
This week I wanted to talk about anime eyecatches. What do I mean by eyecatches? Am I talking about some sort of bizarre catching game involving eyeballs?