“American Gods:” TV or Book?

Warning: If you have not read “American Gods” by Neil Gaiman AND have not watched the TV Show version yet, DON’T READ THIS POST UNTIL YOU DO. There are major spoilers for both versions mentioned here, and I don’t want to ruin it for you before you read and/or watch them! As you all know, …

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De-isolation and decluttering oneself in “Magic! Kyun Renaissance”

Warning: There are heavy spoilers for Episodes 1 and 2 of the anime “Magic! Kyun Renaissance” in this analysis (mostly for Episode 2 though), so if you haven’t seen up to the end of Episode 2, I highly recommend watching them first before reading this analysis.  It’s been quite a while since I wrote an …

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An Observation of Themes from Mercedes Lackey’s “The Black Swan.”

Warning: This analysis is going to contain massive amounts of spoilers for the book “The Black Swan” by Mercedes Lackey. If you haven’t read it and you want to avoid spoilers, I’d advise skimming through the whole book at least before reading this analysis. Trigger warning for mentions of rape that occurs in the novel. …

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Family Situations in “Yakitate!! Japan”

Warning: This analysis contains heavy spoilers for the anime/manga "Yakitate!! Japan." If you have not read the manga/watched the anime and you want to avoid spoilers, avoid reading this analysis. But if you don't mind spoilers or if you have already watched the manga and/or anime (though I recommend that you read and watch both …

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My First Impressions of School-Live!/Gakkou Gurashi: Doing the Zombie Apocalypse Right

CAUTION: The following contains spoilers for the first two episodes of School-Live!/Gakkou Gurashi. If you have not seen the anime, please do not read unless you don't mind spoilers. The concept of the 'zombie apocalypse' is one that a lot media has gotten into, from books to television. Sometimes they give the concept justice and …

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