Spooktober Finale: What Scares Me?

The real horror is realizing I was too busy/lazy to make daily posts. So today, to celebrate the 31st of October, I will be rambling about things I find scary from a bunch of stuff I shove into my face and ears. Anime Series: Attack On Titan OKAY, HEAR ME OUT BEFORE YA’LL START DISMISSING ME AS A NORMIE. Attack on Titan isn’t “scary” to … Continue reading Spooktober Finale: What Scares Me?

Spooktober: Lumi’s Quick And Dirty Anime Cosplay Guide – Demon Slayer Edition!

I have no cosplay experience at all, I have whatever the opposite of a green thumb for sewing is, and to top it all of, I have zero fashion sense. There’s so many anime characters to choose from, so for this article, I’m just gonna do a quick rundown of Demon Slayer’s iconic outfits, and how we can recreate them, at any cost. Today, we’ll … Continue reading Spooktober: Lumi’s Quick And Dirty Anime Cosplay Guide – Demon Slayer Edition!

Spooktober Horror: Alice

Way back when I was a lad, I had aspirations of being a creative story writer. It was only until after high school that I realized creative writing is REALLY hard, and I’ve kind of chilled out on it. However, I like going back and reading my stories, awful they may be. Recently, I started writing again, and one of my more successful stories is … Continue reading Spooktober Horror: Alice

Spooktober: 9 Must-Watch Live-Action Asian Horror Movies! (With Arsene Lucifer and Kyrios)

[Repost from last year’s much more ambitious Spooktober. I really want to talk about those collabs soon.] We got a long one today, folks. Joining me are two fellow bloggers and much bigger movie buffs than I am, Arsene Lucifer and Kyrios! They are amazing reviewers who usually go for the lesser known gems in movies, and I implore every one of you to check … Continue reading Spooktober: 9 Must-Watch Live-Action Asian Horror Movies! (With Arsene Lucifer and Kyrios)

Spooktober: SCP-████ – “Oversimplified SCP”

A review of Oversimplified SCP written in the style of an SCP document. Expect a lot of [REDACTED] Continue reading Spooktober: SCP-████ – “Oversimplified SCP”

Spooktober: The Existential Horror Of Garfield

“Hey, this isn’t anime!”, I hear some of you exclaim. Well, too bad for you, because Garfield is a manga as per Japan’s definition, so it counts! Garfield is a famous comic strip that started in 1978 about a cat who hates Mondays and loves lasagna, and his interactions with his owner, Jon Arbuckle. Garfield Minus Garfield is the exact same thing, except, you guessed … Continue reading Spooktober: The Existential Horror Of Garfield

Junji Ito Month: Layers of Fear

Horror has a lot of layers, and nobody’s better at peeling those layers away than Junji Ito. In honestly my favorite story this month so far , let’s talk about Layers of Fear (no relation to the horror video game of the same name). Trigger warnings for some REAL bad body horror. Now NORMALLY, I would talk about the story first then share my thoughts … Continue reading Junji Ito Month: Layers of Fear

Junji Ito Month – Futon

I hope you aren’t reading this in a blanket, because today’s story is all about how bad not getting out of it can get. The premise of this story is quite simple. A man, after eloping with his girlfriend, suddenly refuses to leave his futon in fear of the “demons.” His girlfriend has to take care of his every need, up to changing his diapers … Continue reading Junji Ito Month – Futon

Junji Ito Month – Group Suicide

Junji Ito month continues! Let’s not waste any time and just get straight to our next story: I haven’t bothered to post any trigger warnings before this story, but the topic is a bit too sensitive to leave without it, so TRIGGER WARNINGS if you are uncomfortable with talking about suicide. Suicide pacts are, unfortunately, a real thing that happens in Japan. As early as … Continue reading Junji Ito Month – Group Suicide

Junji Ito Month – Snow White

Today, we’re reading Junji Ito’s own horrifying (but surprisingly faithful to the source material) variant of this classic fairy tale story! Spoiler Free Section Snow White, like most stories of its kinds, have been adapted, re-imagined and told for hundreds of years since its existence. In fact, the original Snow White story is about as macabre as Junji Ito’s version. In the 1812 version, Snow … Continue reading Junji Ito Month – Snow White