It's a lot easier to choose a fantasy character that I like than to choose a sci-fi character of whom I'm fond. I think I'll keep it chill today with my selection, which may have been predictable but is no less worthy of feature. Sebastian (Black Butler) is a fantastic fantasy character. He's temptation personified, … Continue reading Feature a Fantasy Character (30 Day Character Challenge, Day 21)
Guys, as a general rule, I don't watch science fiction anime. Remember my whole thing about "Please, dear goodness, no mechas, please no?" And while I am all about Planetes, the challenge specifies that I'm supposed to feature like a robot or an alien or something! What's a girl to do? I'm wracking my brain … Continue reading Feature a Sci-fi Character You Like (30 Day Character Challenge, Day 20)
I have the cutest cat in the word, and if I told you otherwise to appease all the other cat owners out there, I'd be lying. Yes, there are other cute cats, and yes, I can love them, but my baby Muffin is the best cat in existence for about 75 million reasons that would … Continue reading Feature the Most Evil Character (30 Day Character Challenge, Day 17)
While I was nominated by Hazelyn over at Archi-Anime, Keiko’s Anime Blog originated the Create-A-Story tag. Rules 1. You pick your first word, your setting and your story genre from the list below. As individuals, your brand of creativity is unique to yours, so we want to highlight that by letting you choose from a bunch … Continue reading “Street Corners and Cemeteries” (Create-A-Story Tag)
Some of these challenge prompts get so frankly insulting, don't they? I mean, sure, I can probably think of a few characters who are none too bright, but does that really mean we need to call them out on it? Doesn't that seem the tiniest, tad bit unfair? And, on top of that, what makes … Continue reading Feature the Dumbest Character (30 Day Character Challenge, Day 16)
"I'm the king, JJ! No one defeats~ me!!" It's time for round 2! Can you identify the anime titles from these one-to-two (oft ridiculous) sentence summaries? Three... Two... One... BEGIN! 1. Homeless high school girl gets kissed by a stranger in the park and suddenly becomes a goddess. 2. Liar-liar-pants-on-fire girl gets in too deep … Continue reading Can You Guess the Anime from a Two-Sentence Summary? (Round 2)
[Minor spoilers possible.] Care to play a game? The following are (sometimes intentionally ridiculous) one-to-two sentence summaries of some generally well-known anime; can you confront the challenge of identifying the works' titles from this limited information? Three... Two... One... BEGIN! Girl's father marries woman with eleven sons. Girl is excited to have a family, but … Continue reading Can You Guess the Anime from a Two Sentence Summary?