Because of its extreme popularity, Attack On Titan has received all kinds of merchandise from t-shirts and hoodies to mugs and lamps. It has also had a fair amount of jewelry, such as plastic bracelets and necklaces. However, there hasn't been any authentic jewelry until now. The creators of Attack On Titan collaborated with Material Crown … Continue reading Attack On Titan Jewelry 🙂
Another month has passed and that means there is a new OWLS blog tour going on. This month, our prompt is strength: “Your greatest weakness can become your greatest strength.” In anime, characters struggle with inner demons or physical weaknesses that make them feel insecure and prevent them from achieving goals. Yet when these characters … Continue reading Strength By Overcoming Anxiety in Amanchu (OWLS May Blog Tour)
On Saturday April 28th, I attended Castle Point Anime Convention in Hoboken, New Jersey. It is a small convention, but I had tons of fun and there was no lack of amazing cosplayers. This post is a collection of some of the many great cosplayers that were at Castle Point. I only included anime series … Continue reading Cosplay At Castle Point Anime Convention 2017!
I am graduating from grad school next week. Yay! Anyway, in order to graduate, I needed to complete my "Final Project." Basically, this was a hypothetical research proposal and we could write about anything related to education. Naturally, I chose Japanese education. As an anime fan and someone who is interested in education, I noticed … Continue reading Japanese Culture’s Influence On Its Education System
Instead of having one giant end-of-the-season post like I've had in the past, I decided to split into two (sorry this is so late!). Here I am going to discuss my favorite and least favorite characters from the 2017 winter anime season. You can read my overall reviews and impressions of the season in Part … Continue reading Anime Winter 2017 Part 2- The Best And Worst Characters
I apologize that this is a little late. I have also been very busy with school and work. I am graduating soon! I plan to post my Master's final project about Japanese education on here when it is finished 🙂 Although I usually watch cutesy shows with a lot of girls and yuri, some of … Continue reading Anime Winter 2017 Part 1. Overall Impressions: The Best And The Worst
This month for OWLS, our theme is colors! Although OWLS usually only concentrates on anime and Japanese pop culture, I decided to use a Western cartoon when I heard this month's prompt: “Colors” refers to people of color in anime. For this monthly topic, we will be discussing how people of color or characters of … Continue reading The Colorful World Of Avatar (OWLS April Blog Tour)