Tag Archives: anime

Towards a Sustainable Anime Watching Habit

It will happen to you: all the apparent free time you get to spend on your hobby disappears – sometimes as if suddenly. All the grand plans you made: “I’ll finally (re)watch Legend of the Galactic Heroes” or “I’ll finally … Continue reading

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Anime For Breakfast

It doesn’t seem like a lot, but over the last 4 years, 5 days not watching a single episode of anime is the longest time I’ve gone without. It’s been my primary leisure at home (including blogging anime and manga) … Continue reading

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Check-in Station: Rinne no Lagrange eps1-3 (I’m really starting to hate this show.)

The groans!  The pain!  I suppose the end of this episode wasn’t bad, but for the most part I felt like the first 3 episodes of this series could have been rolled into two.  There was a lot of faffing … Continue reading

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Owning My Anime Hobby in The Real World

A few weeks ago I got in touch with an old friend from university. She was a junior or senior during my freshman year and was eventually going to join the literature department as a lecturer. You can say she … Continue reading

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Diary of an Anime Burnout

I’m having a case of Anime Burnout. What are the symptoms? Inability to get into shows. What shows? Backlogged shows that are known quantities (read: do not have a reputation for excellence); shows that are logged due to conforming to … Continue reading

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