This is not a game about a coffee shop. ☕️ – a “Café Enchanté” Review

[Spoiler free until specified section] For the first time since 2019, I am the proud owner of new otome! I'd been wanting a few new titles released this year for quite some time, but I couldn't justify purchasing them for myself without reason; happily, I was fortunate enough to be gifted them for Christmas. As … Continue reading This is not a game about a coffee shop. ☕️ – a “Café Enchanté” Review

“It was total Boy Love bait.” –Fandom/Anime Viewership and IRL 2020 Reflection Podcast

In this podcast, I discuss: Grandmaster of Demonic Cultivation, Given, Fruits Basket, Merman in my Tub, The Untamed, Scumbag System, The World's Greatest First Love, Magic-kyun! Renaissance, Mystic Messenger Hell, Jon Spencer's Discord Server, fear of controversy, fanfiction, health, love, life, and more! ❤ If you listen to this, can you find the special word? … Continue reading “It was total Boy Love bait.” –Fandom/Anime Viewership and IRL 2020 Reflection Podcast

Mystic Messenger Hell (707’s route—day 9)

Dear Anime Compatriots. After all this talk of babies, if there isn’t some REAL BABY ACTION in the epilogue, I’m going to be so disappointed... Then the MC has an option to say “You can make a family. I’m right here.” If you think I picked that option, your darn right!!! They’re gonna start a … Continue reading Mystic Messenger Hell (707’s route—day 9)

Mystic Messenger Hell (707’s route—days 6, 7, & 8)

Dear Anime Compatriots, This very tired blog post is full of potential spoilers. Please turn back if you are worried. Okay, so Seven and his twin brother grow up in this super repressed household. Seven’s brother is Mama’s favorite, and Seven is often sent out on errands. Seven is learning about computers in secret so … Continue reading Mystic Messenger Hell (707’s route—days 6, 7, & 8)

Mystic Messenger Hell (707’s route — day 5)

I did it. I’m committed. I have returned. Mystic Messenger, I am coming for you. Please click here if you need a refresher on what Mystic Messenger Hell entails. Please click here to access previously played route reports. Dear Anime Compatriots, I write this nearing midnight and very sleepily. 707’s route tomorrow! I’m starting on … Continue reading Mystic Messenger Hell (707’s route — day 5)

I’m Finally Taking the Leap! Shoujo’s Voice Acting Commissions are OPEN

I'm getting bold, dear readers. Life's too short to not take a leap when given the chance, and getting hurt taught me I shouldn't wait around for "someday" when today is perfectly good! I've been told by various people at work and in my personal life, "You should narrate audiobooks!" or "You should work for … Continue reading I’m Finally Taking the Leap! Shoujo’s Voice Acting Commissions are OPEN

If you ever wanted BL anime without any of the BL, “DRAMAtical Murder” is the title for you! (sub/dub)

Embracing BL (not yaoi which is different and not my thing, personally) as an anime genre made available new titles for my viewing pleasure, not the least enjoyable of which has proved DRAMAtical Murder (DMMD). However, for all the scandal of its source material (more on that later), the anime itself is tame in both … Continue reading If you ever wanted BL anime without any of the BL, “DRAMAtical Murder” is the title for you! (sub/dub)

It’s the reverse harem, shoujo version of “Library Wars,” and I love it. — thoughts on “Nil Admirari no Tenbin” (sub)

(Edit: Audio fixed.) WAIT! This is a recording, but please don't click away if they aren't normally your thing!! I think I may have actually hit a stride! (WHAT?? ME?? NO WAY! Well, give it a minute first...) I recorded this a few days ago when I was having some trouble with my wrists and … Continue reading It’s the reverse harem, shoujo version of “Library Wars,” and I love it. — thoughts on “Nil Admirari no Tenbin” (sub)

Untangling this Otoge! (or, thoughts on a decent starter mobage, Shall We Date? Love Tangle+)

Overview: A nameless MC has just achieved her dream! But studying leopards at the world-famous Kaleido Sanctuary has necessitated moving into the closely situated boarding house/apartment complex at Lilac Court, wherein MC meets multiple eligible bachelors. From amongst this group of men (and, as of the time of writing, one woman) with diverse careers (lawyer, … Continue reading Untangling this Otoge! (or, thoughts on a decent starter mobage, Shall We Date? Love Tangle+)

Mystic Messenger Hell (Jumin’s Route –Party Day!) *first attempt*

Dear Anime Compatriots, It's over. It's over and I just... https://youtu.be/mNZzt5Vcsbs Yeah. He was a yandere. Jumin Han was a yandere. I credit the game makers in that it incredibly well done, honestly reminiscent of Toma's 0 to 60 transformation, so I liked it a lot, but still... wow. I did not expect that much … Continue reading Mystic Messenger Hell (Jumin’s Route –Party Day!) *first attempt*