I Married Dutch from Black Lagoon

Hi Everybody.  Welcome to Anime Thursday.  I hope you enjoyed me essentially roasting Iron Man 3 on MC Tuesday.  I know after reading the title you are wondering, "What is this girl smoking?".  Well, let me explain Mr. Judgey Pants.  My husband Beardo (not his real name) is celebrating a birthday next week.  Also, Valentine's …

Couch Cruisin Flashback: Afro Samurai

Hi everybody!  Welcome to Anime Thursday!  I hope you enjoyed my look at The Avengers on MC Tuesday.  Today, we are going to discuss 2007's Afro Samurai.  The show is a mixture of stylish animation, a cool soundtrack, and the dubbed version has one of the most recognizable voices in Hollywood.  It is based on …

Why I Love One Punch Man

Hi everybody!  Welcome to the first Anime Thursday of February.  February is a jam-packed month of stuff to celebrate.    First, there's Black History Month.  As a woman of color, I'm proud to be a part of a people that dream big, persevere, and make significant impacts in the world.  Also, there's Valentine's Day.  I've …

Blood Blockade Battlefront & Birthday!

Hi everybody.  I hope you enjoyed our look at Iron Man 2 for MC Tuesday.  This past Tuesday was my birthday.  So in honor of your's truly, I decided to tell you a little about myself.  But I do not want to just spit out factoids.  So, I am going to draw parallels between my …

Hakata Tonkotsu Ramens: First Impression

Hi everybody!  Welcome to anime Thursday.  I hope you are staying warm in this winter weather.  If you have warm, beach-like weather, can I come hang out until spring?  Let me know.  I hope you enjoyed our MC Tuesday's discussion on The Incredible Hulk.  Today, we are switching gears to the new series Hakata Tonkotsu …

First Impression of Junji Ito Collection

Hi everybody! I hope everyone is having a great week. Did you get to read about Iron Man on MC Tuesday?  I hope so!  Back in October, I reviewed the manga Uzumaki by Junji Ito.  With the exception of the ending, I really like the story.  So, when I find out a Junji Ito anime …

Life Imitates Anime: The Future Diary and the Long Island Lolita

Hi everybody.  This is a special post where I combine my two favorite subjects, anime, and true crime.  It is amazing how often there are parallels between our favorite anime and crazy true crime stories.  In this instance, I look at dangerous love.  How does Yuno Gasai compare with the infamous Amy Fisher? Love and …

A Place Further Than The Universe- First Review of 2018!

Hi everybody! Welcome to anime Thursday.  I hope you enjoyed MC- Tuesday where we talked about Captain American: The First Avenger (if you have yet to read it, you can click here).  Today, I return to anime.  January marks the start of some new shows.  One such show is A Place Further Than the Universe.  Now, …

You Guuuuuuuyyyyyyysssss More Nominations!!!! Thank you!!!

  Nothing is more awesome than your work being appreciated, especially when you are acknowledged by your fellow bloggers.  No one knows the love and work that goes into blogging more than the blogging community.  I'm going to do a two for one situation here if no one minds.  Here is the first nomination. Real …

New Year New You: 5 Transformations in Anime

Hi everybody.  I hope your Christmas was awesome.  Did you get what you wanted?  I know I did.  I got to sleep most of the day.  Some people want gifts for Christmas.  Just give me some good anime and a nice long nap and you can keep your money (unless you really want to buy …