If a series only has 1 000 'legal' views but 150 000 fans and you are one of those fans who did not watch it legally and really, really want that next season, you will likely not get it. Why?
The new anime season, spring 2021, has just begun. Some of the below-mentioned anime have already aired their first episode. These lists reveal a lot about my tastes and by going through the seasonal list I can see the current trends and popular themes. The winter season had a lot of great new anime and I am hoping this spring brings a few gems with it.
B Gata H Kei, aka Yamada's First Time is one of those anime that I feel bad that I actually enjoyed watching. Despite what the anime is about, it is surprisingly innocent. It was definitely made with a more mature - adults - audience in mind, whether the age restriction agrees or not. This time, the ecchi aspect of an anime is not just there as fan service but as an actual plot device. I'm shocked too.
2020 was a long year for many reasons and I myself as an anime fan and member of an anime community took a step back. I had gone silent, even becoming a ghost member in my WhatsApp group. Thus, I decided no more and that this year I would step it up and actually get... Continue Reading →
I have recently been binge playing otome games on both my computer as well as my phone. The Otome's I play on my computer I usually use my controller to play, since it is easier. This has got me thinking about the original meaning of the word, otome, and how it has changed.
Mystic Messenger is a dating simulator and has a few capture targets. I am trying to capture Zen's fictional heart. He is my first capture target from the casual story mode. The below daily recaps and explanations have been written day-by-day at the end of my day and thus are more like diary entries and... Continue Reading →