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Getting into Light Novels for Girls

Some of you may be surprised that there’s such a thing as light novels for girls, but yes, they do exist. In fact, they’re a dime a dozen in the Japanese market. 1,496 more words


Saiunkoku Monogatari Wrap-up: Female Characters

Loosely based of ancient China and the tale of the Eight Immortals, the Story of Saiunkoku is a heartwarming tale of a young lady’s struggle to enter politics in a highly sexist society. 1,725 more words


10 Inspiring Must-See Anime/Manga Series for Chasing Your Dreams

Achieving Enlightenment the Otaku Way

Osu!  Greetings, shokun!  Cross-shishou here.  Last time I brought you some precautionary lessons on How to Piss Off Anime & Manga Fans… 1,625 more words

One Piece

6 Must-Watch Reverse Harem Anime With Beautiful & Meaningful Stories

In a popular post of mine, My Love Affair With Reverse Harem SeriesI talked about my delight in watching/reading gyaku harem series.  The main draw of reverse harem for me is of course the hot,  1,395 more words

Anime & Manga

Story of Saiunkoku Saiunkoku Monogatari 彩雲国物語

Story of Saiunkoku Saiunkoku Monogatari 彩雲国物語 by YUKINO Sai    雪乃 紗衣 and illustrated by YURA Kairi 由羅 カイリ, for me is a fun read.  Another manga/anime based on a novel series that I wish was available.  56 more words

Seattle Kifujin

Anime Recommendation: Saiunkoku Monogatari (The Tale of Saiunkoku)

Recently, I watched Saiunkoku Monogatari, and since it doesn’t seem to be a particularly well-known anime (at least in the parts of the internet I’ve explored) and I really enjoyed it, I thought I’d share my experience watching it. 665 more words

Anime & Cartoons

Top 5 Tuesday

Every Tuesday (I will try!) I want to make a top 5 pertaining to anime in some way. This week is,

My Top 5 for Under appreciated Series. 1,166 more words