Kawaii Box Giveaway and Review!

So, Kawaii Box is a subscription box company that specializes in shipping out cute items from Japan and Korea to be shipped to your door every month! I got a free trial box to review with you all today. Stick with me to the bottom and there will even be an awesome giveaway of a…

What Anime Taught Me In One Year

This is my last post dedicated to celebrating my first year of anime. I’ve had a wonderful time reflecting and sharing how anime has touched me the past couple weeks–thank you to all you who celebrated with me! I loved reading all your comments on Facebook, Google+, and right here on the blog! Today I’m sharing…

I went to the Phx Comic Con and bought anime stuff

Going to my home city’s comic-con is one of the biggest highlights of my year, along with my birthday and Christmas. I was so excited for this year’s especially, because I was ready to shop ANIME. Outside of one little anime store in a nearby mall, I have no opportunity to physically shop anime merchandise. Zero. AND…

Anime Intrigue Podcast || Episode 04

Today James the Reviewer from Anime Intrigue and I sit down to discuss some anime news and talk about two very opposite anime: the dark and gory Berserk and the cutesy Miss Monochrome! James definitely piqued my interest in Berserk and I’m currently loving Miss Monochrome–yay for androids! I’m excited for the upcoming second season! For alternative ways to…

My Standards for Anime

In many ways, I view anime just like I view other media entertainment, like movies and TV shows. For a long time I thought anime was strange, but it’s just another format for a story to be told through. Stories have always been important to my life: I’ve read most of my life, I’ve written fiction…

Saekano || A Review

So this anime was pretty self-aware in a smart funny way, which is why I was able to watch the entire thing. Ecchi isn’t really the anime genre I like to frequent because it’s generally full of holes and annoying fanservice that serves little purpose beyond pure fanservice. Saekano: How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend was…