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I'm Bad, I'm Cool, You Know It's True: Genshiken II, Chapter 113

The previous chapter of Genshiken ended with most of the characters pairing off in unexpected ways (none of them romantic), setting up the anticipation that there would be some intriguing interactions that go outside of the normal range that  932 more words

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Genshiken (Series & OVA)

Normally, I’m pretty hesitant about anime involving Otaku because they tend to over-utilize the “shock value” with baser humor and subject matter.  However, Genshiken is a pretty entertaining comedy about Otakudom.   759 more words

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A New Adventure?!: Ogiue Maniax Status Update for June 2015

A lot of things have happened over the past month at (or around) Ogiue Maniax. Observant folks might have noticed that I’ve started linking to other posts on this blog. 283 more words

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Sakuraaaaaai: Genshiken II, Chapter 112

After the bomb drop that was last month’s Genshiken, Chapter 112 winds things down a bit, only to then create anticipation for next month. In a way, it’s a much needed break, but the fact that it ends by mixing up the formula a bit basically makes me want to read the next chapter already. 819 more words

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My List of Top 10 Magical Girls

Check out the list on the Waku Waku +NYC Blog. And no, the answer isn’t “Ogiue in that Cardcaptor Sakura cosplay that one time.” 73 more words

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New Requests and (Writing) Desires Fulfilled: Ogiue Maniax Status Update for May 2015

This month I’m happy to say that the Ogiue Maniax Patreon is currently at almost $100, thanks to my generous patrons both new and old. Even getting close to the three-digit mark is kind of like a dream, and I hope to continue to provide interesting content for my readers. 289 more words

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Friendship, Love, and Fandom: Fujoshissu!

If you were to ask me about my favorite fujoshi-themed manga, I would predictably answer that it’s Genshiken Nidaime. However, if you were to ask me this question before 2010 (when… 845 more words

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