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The Limits of the Fujoshi Files

In 2008, I had an idea: archive every fujoshi character I could possibly find. At the time, it seemed like an achievable task. Fujoshi characters were around but fairly rare, especially compared to the “girl otaku” that tended to share the same interests as the guys. 489 more words


Genshiken2 EP7-5

With all the member of Genshiken here, well, it isn’t “all” actually, they are going to take their group picture anyway. 300 more words


GRIFF's Prayer: Why Do Men Become Babies When They're Sick? [EXCLUSIVE AUDIO]

In this edition of GRIFF’s Prayer, GRIFF asks God why men have to turn into big babies when they’re sick! He hilariously points out the fact that men could be the most masculine, big burly men, but they tend to switch it up once they get sick. 138 more words

Get Up!

Farewell Genshiken: Ogiue Maniax Status Update for September 2016

September is the start of a new, post-Genshiken world.

Though the loss is great, I know I have my patrons to back me up. Thanks to all of you who continue to support me on… 390 more words


Going Down The List: Ore no Imouto ga Konnani Kawaii Wake ga Nai


Sometimes I find it difficult to write about more obscure shows, the most common reason being that I don’t know where to start. 691 more words


Push vs. Pull: Thoughts on the Attraction of Characters

I’m generally not a fan of yandere characters, but I feel that I can understand why some people love them.

In a lot of my favorite characters there is a kind of intensity that emanates from them. 557 more words

Thought Exercise

News: Umaru-chan studio's lazy angel anime welcomes archangel Kana Hanazawa

With the first promo video released on the official website for the comedy anime Gabriel Dropout, a main cast of angels and demons is revealed. 199 more words