In Defense Of Anime And Manga Piracy

With the recent crackdown on Kissanime, and possibly other sites, I wanted to put my thoughts on piracy out there as somebody from a country with almost no legal channels to watch anime easily. Full disclosure, Kissanime sucks and I hate it, because better piracy sites exist that aren’t as greedy. If and when I can support something, I always do. However, the truth of … Continue reading In Defense Of Anime And Manga Piracy

The Amateur Pixel Art I Made While Bored Over Summer Last Year

Hi, The Luminous Mongoose here, and I’m swamped by all the shows lately, so no anime analysis post for today, but I didn’t wanna leave the blog empty until I decide on a more straightforward schedule. With that said, I want to share with you guys some of my old pixel art. I was really into it for quite a while, but then other real … Continue reading The Amateur Pixel Art I Made While Bored Over Summer Last Year

Fighting Game Fridays – Storm Collectibles Chun Li Figure Review

I love fighting games, but I also REALLY suck at playing them. So, if I can’t show my love through putting in hours of practice, I took the shortcut and just bought toys, so I can PRETEND to be good at fighting games. Storm Collectibles is an up-and-comer in the world of action figures. Highly detailed sculpts, properties with an INFINITE amount of characters to … Continue reading Fighting Game Fridays – Storm Collectibles Chun Li Figure Review

Remembering Stephen Hillenburg

I’m sure all of you have heard the news at this point, and it stings the more I think about it. Stephen Hillenburg, creator of beloved cartoons such as Spongebob Squarepants and Director of Rocko’s Modern Life, passed away after battling Lou Gehrig’s Disease, or as it’s more commonly known, ALS. Losing Stan Lee was a sad, but ultimately inevitable event, because he was a … Continue reading Remembering Stephen Hillenburg

3 Awesome Mangakas And Their Gorgeous Artwork

Today, I’ll be talking about some mangakas that I’ve been gushing over for the past few months, thanks to their gorgeous artstyles and captivating stories, but mostly the art. Continue reading 3 Awesome Mangakas And Their Gorgeous Artwork

Shouya’s Indirect Confession To Shouko During The Moon Scene!

A quick blogpost because I JUST noticed it, and I had to confirm my suspicions. Remember the famous “Moon” scene in Koe no Katachi? Well, it turns out there was a famous way for a person to confess in Japan back in the old days. The person would say, “the moon is beautiful, isn’t it” (tsuki ga kirei, desune?) ,as it was considered to be … Continue reading Shouya’s Indirect Confession To Shouko During The Moon Scene!

Writing Your Way Out of Writer’s Block

We’ve all been through a phase where we simply cannot think of anything to write about. Writer’s block is a very real problem that can be caused by a whole host of factors, ranging from simple lack of inspiration, to full-on depression. With this article, I hope to help you guys overcome writer’s block by sharing my experience with it, and how I power on … Continue reading Writing Your Way Out of Writer’s Block