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Love Live!: The Perfect First Anime

Love Live!: The Perfect First Anime

Anime has always been that undiscovered form of entertainment that I didn’t dare go near. I’ve always loved to collect information about all sorts of unrelated topics, from politics to pop culture to fandoms, all so I can better understand [...]

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Girls in Capes Recommends: Fall 2017 Anime

Girls in Capes Recommends: Fall 2017 Anime

It's autumn again, and that means a new season of anime is here. Yay! 🎊 (I always feel like I should throw confetti around my office whenever I write new posts for this series.) When I first looked at the [...]

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NDK 2017: An Anime Con Diary

NDK 2017: An Anime Con Diary

Nan Desu Kan (NDK) was low-key this year. I can count the number of activities I attended on one hand. And there was a general feeling of malaise among the crowd, or at least, that's what I perceived. The number [...]

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Anime Expo 2017: Days 1 & 2 Con Diary

Anime Expo 2017: Days 1 & 2 Con Diary

I have mixed feelings about my experience at Anime Expo this year (second time going), but the pros, for the most part, outweigh the cons. I’d been fortunate enough to receive a press badge, which saved me from waiting 4-6 [...]

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Girls in Capes Recommends: Summer 2017 Anime

Girls in Capes Recommends: Summer 2017 Anime

It's summertime! And you know what that means? A new season of anime! And my recommendations for this season are sizzling. Sports anime! Sports anime! And more sports anime! But also a little bit of magical realism and Japanese mythology [...]

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REVIEW: ERASED, Vol. 2 by Kei Sanbe

REVIEW: ERASED, Vol. 2 by Kei Sanbe

Author’s note: This article contains spoilers for the manga and anime ERASED. What's really scary to me... is the thought of someone not believing me. Satoru Fujinuma's time traveling adventures continue in ERASED, Volume 2 by Kei Sanbe. After witnessing the murder of [...]

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REVIEW: ERASED, Vol. 1 by Kei Sanbe

REVIEW: ERASED, Vol. 1 by Kei Sanbe

Author’s note: This article contains spoilers for the manga and anime ERASED. Anyway, I'll try to put it into words... I... want to change the future. ERASED centers on Satoru Fujinuma, a 29-year-old mangaka cum pizza deliveryman who possess a unique ability [...]

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