So, see, there's this Japanese institution called Takarazuka. It's an all-female musical revue troupe that was started 100 years ago. It's not the only musical revue troupe (engikidan, in Japanese) or even the only all-female group. It's just the most famous one.
On Twitter last year there were ... (more)
You know the Chinese epic, Romance of the Three Kindgoms? It's set at the end of the Han dynasty in China, is full of cool characters, battles, strategy, loyalty, betrayal and is, basically fully worthy of it's status as a great epic. You should definitely read it.
For some reason, it resonates... (more)
Today I found an old mix tape of anime-related songs. The first song on the CD blew my mind. Three notes into it, not omly did I remember the anime, but the title! I'm staring at my car radio asking, "Kuujuji no News from Kodomo no Omocha?" like it was a game show.
The whole CD was stuff I nabb... (more)