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12 Moments in Anime 2011: Kaiji Killed Me Every Week

[Sixth Moment: Daikichi Takes The Highest Road and Portrays a Manliest Display of Manliness (Usagi Drop)] The second season of Kaiji was a coronary threat every week. If you followed it week by week you know very well what I … Continue reading

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On The Interpretation of Anime (or How We Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bog)

This is all just a dream. How else can I explain my talking to a bunch of 2D anime characters who barely make sense hurling forth a whole slew of things. Is it so unbecoming to talk about oneself with … Continue reading

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Gaming Humanity in Gambling Apocalypse Kaiji

After many recommendations and reading lots of hype, I watched Gambling Apocalypse Kaiji. The unsurprising part: it’s rather very good. I’ll get to that in a moment. The surprising part: I didn’t enjoy it as much as I intended. For … Continue reading

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