Seductive, charming, and inspiring, these are my top ten songs from musicals that capture the spirit of true romance.
Eyes are a signature defining aspect of manga drawing technique. Here's a basic, easy to follow guide that will help you with the basics of drawing anime-style eyes.
Whether you're interested in writing your own manga story or criticizing the work of others, here are some of the criteria I personally like to judge anime and manga based on.
Trigun is a shounen, western-style anime set in a future where humans have colonized a harsh desert planet. Gun fighting is everyone's second language. How then does the hero maintain pacifist ideals?
I'm planning a new series where each week I critique an old classic. Tonight, I look at Disney's famed animated feature, Pinocchio.
This short film seems to have gotten an underwhelming response by fans and critics. However, I thought it was surprisingly enjoyable and interesting.
This is basically my breakup letter to feminism. For many years, I was a feminist, but not a radical one. But radicals took over, sanity has left the building, and I am not a feminist anymore.
I'm a fan of Death Note. Here, I discuss what I like and dislike about this popular anime series. This will contain spoilers, but only in the "Ending" section.
This hub will explore YuYu Hakusho, which is an action shounen anime praised highly by critics and fans alike.
Diesney's Frozen is a 2014 movie that has been called one of the most progressive and innovative Disney films to date. Undeniably socially forward, but is it a good movie?
Game of Thrones has achieved mainstream popularity now that few fantasy franchises ever have. Are things that used to be labeled "geeky" now for everyone? How should "true geeks" respond?
Is Puella Magi Madoka Magica about female puberty, and specifically about female angst over giving up their virginity? Let's discuss relevant symbolism along this line!
My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. A look at all the episodes of Season 2.
An episode-by-episode look at the first season of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic.
Disney sets the gold standard in terms of animated films in the U.S. For decades, Disney movies have enchanted audiences consisting of a wide range of age groups. These are my personal ten favorites.
Silly me for thinking a sit-com about people like me could actually be enjoyable. While I enjoy Big Bang Theory sometimes, these are a few of my biggest problems with the show.
This article contains a complete review of the anime version of Claymore. Claymore is a grim, action-packed, fighting anime. Each episode leaves the audience wanting more.
Ever wonder what being an anime fan involves? Information about cosplay, conventions, Japanese culture, and everything you want to know about otakus!
An exploration of philosophical and ethical questions brought up by the anime Trigun, in particular, the episode Rem Saverem that explores the origins of two main characters' beliefs.
How to navigate various new, avant-garde genres of contemporary fiction.
Some people love to go on and on about how much they hate the Star Wars prequel trilogy. And while these movies are highly flawed, I want to give them credit for what they do well too.
Many fans like to play Pokemon games with self-imposed rules for added challenges. Which is your favorite way of doing that? Ever play a game all the way through like this?
Victorian Romance Emma is a cute love story, and so is Fruits Basket. Munto is a strange, out of this world fantasy.
This was one of my early hubs. In these, I would take a look at three series per week out of a long list of anime I was interested in checking out.
About the film: Death Note, a popular anime series, was adopted into a live-action film for the first time in 2006 and quickly became a hit in Japan, outperforming even The DaVinci Code at the Japanese box office....
Tasty... Yuu Watase, in this critic's humble opinion, writes mainly based on her own sexual fantasies. Now this is judging off of only two manga I've read by her so far because they happened to trod onto my magic list,...
Part two of my three-part series of Hubs about Bushido.
Beginning of a 2-part hub about the Bushido code, the moral rules for samurai, and how modern individuals can apply it to their lives.
Sometimes, my taste in movies seems a little strange. Here are ten of the weirdest movies that I also consider my beloved favorites. This is only 10, I could make a list of a hundred if I wanted.