Do Characters Really Need “Growth” To Be Good Characters?

Last year, as I was looking at the criticisms thrown at the anime adaptation of Watamote by its critics, I noticed that a common one was that Tomoko, our main character, never grows as a person or changes by the end of the story, and therefore, she’s a bad character. Unbiased I say to you, and not just because I have a writeup detailing exactly … Continue reading Do Characters Really Need “Growth” To Be Good Characters?

Monthly Mongoose Manga August 2018! – Monstrous,Mundane,and Magical

Holy crap, this month was just a barrage of quality manga, and half of this list will probably get their own posts in the future, I just love them so much. This will be a spoiler-free impression of these series, so feel free to read without fear of any major spoilers! Jitsu Wa Watashi Wa (My Monster Secret)   Status: Finished (220 chapters including Omake) … Continue reading Monthly Mongoose Manga August 2018! – Monstrous,Mundane,and Magical