Something More: Vic Mignogna’s Faith, Gods and Demons of Anime, and Servant x Whose Service?

I missed this big bit last week (thanks to Frank’s site for pointing me toward it) – Vic Mignogna, noted voice actor, discusses faith extensively in the ANNCast. [Anime News Network]

And speaking of Frank, I highly recommend that you read his excellent article regarding Silver Spoon and Servant x Service about how we should value and love people and what it means to choose our own paths or God’s. [A Series of Miracles]

Yumeka dives extensively into the world of gods and demons in anime. [Mainichi Anime Yume]

D.M. Dutcher investigates Dog x Scissors and in doing so points out that a Christian ideal that many find sexist perhaps isn’t that offensive after all. [Cacao, put down the shovel!]

Angelica Belle discovers the Manga Bible series. [Angelica Belle]

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As part of the Something More series of posts, each week Beneath the Tangles links to writings about anime and manga that involve religion and spirituality.  If you’ve written such a piece or know of one, please email TWWK if you’d like it included. 

7 thoughts on “Something More: Vic Mignogna’s Faith, Gods and Demons of Anime, and Servant x Whose Service?

  1. You … really should write about Vic’s podcast! At least I’m super curious as to what your take is (and more relevantly, the various fan opinions and reactions regarding Vic)

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    1. Thanks for the interest! I did mill around with the thought, but truthfully, I didn’t even make it through the entire podcast – Vic’s thoughts were mostly the same as I’d heard when I interviewed him. Though perhaps a post about fan opinions regarding Vic might be more in order…

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    1. Not a problem – it was nice stumbling onto your blog! I encourage you to look into manga; while the form has certainly grown in popularity over the last decade (every Barnes and Noble has an aisle or two dedicated to it), it has existed for quite a long time as, more or less, Japan’s version of the comic book.

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