Anime and Manga · Naruto

Rock Lee and his Ninja Pals: Finding Captain Yamato [Part One]

Rock Lee and His Ninja Pals is a full force comedic relief of the Naruto universe. I never had the chance to follow Naruto series before, but here I am now in 2020 with no job and with depression and Naruto is doing great at helping me cope with mental stress. Following the 500 episodes of… Continue reading Rock Lee and his Ninja Pals: Finding Captain Yamato [Part One]

Artists · Live Action

Too Soon, Remembering Haruma Miura (April 1990-July 2020)

Haruma Miura (April 5, 1990 - July 18, 2020) Death has been looming. I opened my phone yesterday finding two acquaintances with relatives who passed away, and it's an addition to the five other deaths a few days ago. Then this afternoon I came across this. The Actor Haruma Miura passed away at a young… Continue reading Too Soon, Remembering Haruma Miura (April 1990-July 2020)

Anime and Manga · Slam Dunk

Remembering that old Basketball Anime: Slam Dunk

It wouldn't be fair of me to say that Slam Dunk is the best Sports Anime since it's the only sports anime that I faithfully followed. I still have others on my watch list. But I've never gotten tired of watching it even after reruns after reruns. Released in the early '90s, Slam Dunk was… Continue reading Remembering that old Basketball Anime: Slam Dunk

Anime and Manga · Lists

A Random List of 15 Anime of the Early 2000

This is a random list of anime I watched from the late 1990s to early 2000. These were some of the shows I followed on Television when streaming on the internet wasn't even a thing yet. I didn't include some of the household names in the community like Dragonball, Sailor Moon, Hunter x Hunter, Naruto,… Continue reading A Random List of 15 Anime of the Early 2000

Anime and Manga

I used to want to live in Japan. What changed my mind?

Being interested in Japan will come naturally if you enjoy Anime and Manga. Obviously, because all good Anime and Manga originated from Japan, created by the Japanese, the whole story and content are based on Japan and the Japanese. We voluntarily submit ourselves to this brainwash that Japan is the best country. As a child,… Continue reading I used to want to live in Japan. What changed my mind?

Anime and Manga · Saiyuki

What made Gensomaden Saiyuki Different from Saiyuki Reload

To me, Gensomaden Saiyuki will always better than Saiyuki Reload, speaking relative to how the Anime Series was presented. Saiyuki Reload and Gensomaden Saiyuki were made by different artists so it didn't feel the same anymore. Plot and Story aside, this will only be about the total aesthetics of the Anime. I will only cover… Continue reading What made Gensomaden Saiyuki Different from Saiyuki Reload

Anime and Manga · I want to eat your Pancreas

A Love Story with a Strange Title: I want to eat your Pancreas

A video of an anime opening music was randomly recommended to me on Youtube. It was from the Anime Movie titled "I want to eat your Pancreas" (Kimi no Suizo wo Tabetai / 君の膵臓をたべたい). The video comments were all praises about the movie and they said it was an underrated tearjerker, so I was curious.… Continue reading A Love Story with a Strange Title: I want to eat your Pancreas

Artists · Live Action

The Charm of Hiroki Suzuki (鈴木拡樹)

Can we stop, take a breath, and appreciate the Japanese actor Hiroki Suzuki? He is a talented actor who has played roles in Musicals, Stage Plays, Movies, and he is the voice of Hyakkimaru in Dororo too. Hiroko Suzuki (Photo taken from Awesome, Inc.) I first saw him take the role of Genjyo Sanzo in… Continue reading The Charm of Hiroki Suzuki (鈴木拡樹)