Anime, Manga

Anime Burnout?

Anime burnout. It's something that isn't discussed nearly as often as it probably should be in our little community, but it is certainly prevalent. What exactly is it and how can an otaku battle against it?You see, we are a unique breed - working adults with active lifestyles who just happen to be otakus. Something… Continue reading Anime Burnout?

Anime, Manga

The Bad Rap: Chibi-Usa from Sailor Moon

Welcome back for another installment of The Bad Rap! As always, The Bad Rap is a continuing series that updates once or twice a month with anime characters that folks love to despise. I cooked up a good one for y'all this week because we are going to talk about the infamous time traveling brat… Continue reading The Bad Rap: Chibi-Usa from Sailor Moon

Anime, Opinion, T.V. Series

Why Cardcaptor Sakura Should Become an Anime Staple

We all have a soft spot for a classic anime or two. My repertoire happens to include many old-school titles from the 90s and early 2000s. What can I say? I am drawn by that nostalgic art style and the feel-good storylines that send me back to a time where things felt just a little… Continue reading Why Cardcaptor Sakura Should Become an Anime Staple

Anime, Opinion

The Bad Rap: Noragami’s Yukine

Welcome back to this week's installment of The Bad Rap! For those of you new to the scene, The Bad Rap is a continuing saga featured once or twice a month that showcases a character from an anime or manga that is routinely hated on by the general viewer. I like to shed light on… Continue reading The Bad Rap: Noragami’s Yukine

Anime, Opinion

The Bad Rap: Naruto’s Sakura

Oh, Sakura. For years she has been the character many have loved to hate in the Naruto series. But why is that? Well, it is up to discussion in today's installment of The Bad Rap! Sakura Haruno in Naruto We first meet Sakura Haruno in the original Naruto series. Originally, she is seen as a… Continue reading The Bad Rap: Naruto’s Sakura

Anime, Opinion

New to Anime? 10 of the Best Entry Level Anime for Beginners

As I write this article, my brother and sister-in-law are at the hospital having their first child! We are all absolutely ecstatic and want to be there to support them, but COVID-19 put a stop to any visitors even being at the hospital right now. So, I got to thinking over this past week about… Continue reading New to Anime? 10 of the Best Entry Level Anime for Beginners

Anime, Opinion

The Bad Rap: The Great Saiyaman

I have an affinity for anime characters that people enjoy hating on. What can I say, I guess I just love the unusual, and thankfully for me, anime is chock full of the unusual. Case in point, today's installment of The Bad Rap is a character arc my brother and I have a full blown… Continue reading The Bad Rap: The Great Saiyaman

Anime

Anime Food You Know You Want to Try

Let's be real here for a second. Have you ever watched an anime and suddenly have a craving for the food featured? It might focus on the preparation, the cooking of it, even just the characters eating it. What am I saying, of course you have! We've all been there! The great thing about these… Continue reading Anime Food You Know You Want to Try

Anime, Manga, Opinion

The Bad Rap: Yu Yu Hakusho’s Kuwabara

Today I decided to do something a little different! Have you ever watched an anime or read a manga with a character who just had a bad rap? Yeah, me too. Whether it be in the anime itself or even how the character is perceived by the audience, there are countless great characters out there… Continue reading The Bad Rap: Yu Yu Hakusho’s Kuwabara

Comics

Webcomics: The Up and Coming Otaku Darling

If you are an otaku with an active Facebook or Instagram account, chances are you get ads for different webcomics every once in a while. Some might make you wonder what you might have clicked on to add you to the list as a demographic. Then there are most likely some that intrigued you enough… Continue reading Webcomics: The Up and Coming Otaku Darling