Noragami is a popular anime based on gods and centers around the struggles of the lesser known god named Yato (夜卜). In the series, we know that Yato's real name is Yaboku, and that his name was misread by one of his old shinki (神器). Yato's name means Night (夜) Divination (卜). Although this is the … Continue reading The Shichi Fukujin of Noragami
Hello! I know it's been half a year since I posted. I had been badly distracted and ended up neglecting this blog. I am also picky with the shows that I watch now (sadly). I guess the day that I had always feared have arrived (even long ago I guess and I was just in … Continue reading Cells At Work!: WHAT’S INSIDE ME?!
Earlier I watched the last episode of Net-juu with my boyfriend. I can relate to this anime. First off, I am a NEET and I'm already kinda old (I'm **, shocking right?). Lame jokes aside, this anime was good but I can't say that it's something that got me hooked. Plot-wise it's not something that … Continue reading Thoughts on Net-juu No Susume
In the previous post, we tackled the real myths and stories behind some of the main characters and as I mentioned I will be posting the second part tackling more. ZASHIKI WARASHI (座敷童) The adorable creepy pair of zashiki warashi in the anime was adopted by Hōzuki when he met them on a haunted house tour … Continue reading (Part 2) The Mythologies in Hōzuki no Reitetsu
(This has been long overdue and I had written this last week. I'm so sorry!) I'm actually not new when it comes to owning an anime-themed blog (but I am new to being a review/news anime blog), over at Tumblr I own a blog that has been running for almost 7 years now although, 2 … Continue reading OMG? Liebster Award
Hōzuki no Reitetsu is a fun anime about hell and its branches. The main protagonist is Hōzuki, hell's chief deputy and the right-hand man of King Enma. We know that some of the anime characters are based on real Japanese/Chinese mythology and folktales, and today we will tackle each of them and their in real life … Continue reading The Mythologies in Hōzuki no Reitetsu
As I was browsing through Youtube the other day I found a PV that has the type of art style that I like. I didn't know it was a yuri anime, at first I thought it was going to be like Tanaka-kun wa Itsumo Kedaruge, you know those laid-back, slice of life type of anime. As I … Continue reading Kase-san Shirizu
I only learned about this anime from my boyfriend. He told me that there is this anime that has one scene that took a month to animate which is this one: The anime is called Violet Evergarden which is also the protagonist's name. It is not yet released but it was rumored to come out this … Continue reading Violet Evergarden
Hi so, this is Saki! I own another blog and let's just say one November night while listening to Soraru I had the urge to make another blog (yikes right?) this blog will contain posts that are more on the journalistic style, more in-depth and longer posts about anything art and Japanese related!