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Anime: The Art of First Episodes

What do first episodes achieve? In its most simplistic form, it hooks the viewer into the show. After all, this is its mission; it has to make people want to view the next episode, and the next. For the more people you have viewing your show, the more popular it is, and ultimately, the more [...]

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Stand-out Media – Across All Mediums

The following are some of my favourite pieces of media, grouped into one glowing list of graciousness! From them, I derive not just entertainment, but also concrete meaning and personal connection to things that would otherwise seem mightily far away. Things I may never have come to understand myself. Each of us have pieces we [...]

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Anime – Breaking Down Social Stigma

Not so long ago, I was talking with a relative - though them being a relative didn't matter so much, because the response would most likely be the same from most people. I mentioned an anime I'd recently watched: Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid   The response, whilst it wasn't overtly negative or critical, it was [...]