How Anime Excels in Making You Care

There is a phenomenon within anime that I refer to as the “niche genre”. You don’t have to go very far in order to stumble upon it. It isn’t a genre, not really, but it is an extremely common type of of anime that focuses on a particular niche, hobby, or sport. Most sports animeContinue reading “How Anime Excels in Making You Care”

Those Snow White Notes: Getting The Band Together

I said it about volleyball, I said it about rakugo, and now the new hobby I find myself burdened with an undue fascination for is the shamisen. There’s one more thing I’ll get obsessed with before my spring reviews are finished, but now I’m all shamisen, and everyone has gotta know about it. The shamisen,Continue reading “Those Snow White Notes: Getting The Band Together”