Fighting Game Friday: Filipinos Represent!

Today, I want to talk about the impact that fighting games has had here in the Philippines and the representation we have as a result of that love for fighting games. Fighting games are one of the most popular genres in my country. There isn’t a single PS2 that doesn’t have Tekken 5, and not a single millennial who hasn’t at least played it once … Continue reading Fighting Game Friday: Filipinos Represent!

Friday Funsies: Why I Picked Clannad For My Creative Graduation Photo

My love for Clannad on this blog is no surprise for anybody who has followed me for some time, but allow me to reiterate. Clannad: After Story is a masterpiece of emotional storytelling. It was a rollercoaster of joy and suffering, every moment rushing down in a torrent of emotion almost every episode. An amazing sendoff for Tomoya and Nagisa’s story, and a beautiful beginning … Continue reading Friday Funsies: Why I Picked Clannad For My Creative Graduation Photo

Eminem’s “When I’m Gone” Is Basically Clannad: After Story

Yes, I am doing this. I stumbled upon this fantastic mashup of Eminem’s “When You’re Gone” and “Dango Daikazoku”, and upon listening, I realized just how eerily SIMILAR the themes of Clannad and Eminem’s song are. I suggest giving it a listen before reading on. I will be tackling this as not a 1:1 comparison with Eminem’s life, but with his life as it is … Continue reading Eminem’s “When I’m Gone” Is Basically Clannad: After Story

So, What Did I Miss? – April 2019 (Plus Life Update)

I’ve been gone for a hot minute, so a quick update on the situation. I have GRADUATED! WE HAVE WATER (FOR A WHOLE 18 HOURS THIS TIME) GOT MORE NERD STUFF OREGAIRU S3 LOOKING FOR A JOB STILL HAVE AN INSANE BACKLOG ENDGAME HAPPENED STILL WRITING STUFF USED 0.3% OF MY WORDPRESS STORAGE FOR AN UPDATE I’M PROBABLY NOT GONNA WATCH THIS SEASON, BUT YOU … Continue reading So, What Did I Miss? – April 2019 (Plus Life Update)

It’s Gonna Be A Rough Week Here In The Philippines, I Might Not Be Around Much To Blog

Our country is in a REALLY shitty place. Not gonna lie, I might not be around here for a bit. Not only are we experiencing water shortages, it was also recently announced there would be rotational power interruptions ALONGSIDE the water rotations. Essentially, everyday this summer, there will be 3-6 hours where my village is basically Mad Max where water and electricity are basically non-existent. … Continue reading It’s Gonna Be A Rough Week Here In The Philippines, I Might Not Be Around Much To Blog

Lumi’s Plastic Paradise And Monetary Despair- Update 1.5

It’s been a while since I posted about my collection, and a few new faces have arrived since then! I put in 1.5 because I am excited to tell you guys I FINALLY have an actual display cabinet, and some more new faces will be arriving in the coming week. But Lumi, why make a post now instead of waiting? Because I am still writing … Continue reading Lumi’s Plastic Paradise And Monetary Despair- Update 1.5

Zuko x Jin – The Romance That Could Have Been

I am currently watching Avatar: The Last Airbender for the first time since I was like 12 years old, and only now do I realize how many subtleties and great story elements I missed out on as a child. Yes, as a child, I loved the series for being a fun adventure with a very charming cast of lead characters, but as an adult, I … Continue reading Zuko x Jin – The Romance That Could Have Been