Before we start, it has to be said – This isn’t going to be a piece dictating the way female characters should or shouldn’t be written. Instead, I wrote this as a celebration of femininity and feminine characters. Like all … Continue reading Fruits Basket | Tohru & The Strength of Femininity
Another year, another anime awards, another round of verbal discontent. I mean, you can’t really please everyone, and that’s fine. Voicing your discontent about the winners is fine as well – hey, everyone has an opinion. The issue comes with … Continue reading The Crunchyroll Anime Awards are a Popularity Contest – is that Such a Bad Thing?
When enjoying a work of fiction, people seem to be more willing to accept morally reprehensible acts and support evil characters even though they would not do so for a real-life counterpart. This is evident in works of fiction where … Continue reading Why we Love Evil Characters (in Anime!)