Solid week, solid week. Here’s what I’ve been up to~ WATCHAN: First, I watched this vid from UnstableVoltage on youtube, doing an interview with Julian Gollop, the genius behind Phoenix Point! I talked about that a lot in my previous entry, one of the crowdfunded games I’m very excited for 😀 After showing off the […]

Excellent week, my friends! I’ll get to my dissertation stuff soon, but first things first: I got a recliner on Tuesday and it is SOOOOOOO comfy. So much easier working now 😀 Beforehand my back would start to hurt if I sat too long typing in front of my computer monitor (i.e my TV) but […]

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The Glover House, Nagasaki. Image is Public Domain The returning native as a disruptive presence in a traditional society is the focus of Eccentric Family 2; it brings with it ideas of modernisation and a hermetic society being opened up to foreign influence. Tenmaya, the man who beat the…

Back to the regular, my friends! But I’ve also recently got something to keep me busy ;o Read on! WATCHAN: Second season of Berserk is out! I missed it for a couple weeks but I managed to catch up this week. Episode 13: Uuugh…the animation isn’t much better than it was before (for instance, the […]

No living the good life entry this week, my friends. Someone I look up to, Norio Shioyama died in a fire recently. http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/news/2017-04-13/armored-trooper-votoms-character-designer-norio-shioyama-passes-away/.114754 Norio Shioyama was the character designer for one of my favorite anime, Armored Trooper VOTOMs, along with other important ones, like Daitarn 3 and Ronin Warriors. In my case, though, I knew […]

Ah, another relaxing week. As usual, the lowdown: WATCHAN: Watched the new Ghost in the Shell live action movie with Scarlett Johansen. It was actually better than I was expecting…I thought it’d be terrible, but the music was better than the ridiculous “remix” of the 1995 theme I’d been expecting from the trailers, and the […]

Yet another good week! Thanks partially to the warmer weather, I’m feeling even better than I was last week, but there’s still been enough good times to keep me happy anyways 😀 Here’s the lowdown: WATCHAN: I caught the new Jake Gyllenhaal movie, Life, the other day. Urgh…the production values were high and the acting […]