Rob has taken the mantle of “Christian anime reviewer” and run with it, posting lots of episode reviews on his new site, with recommendations specific for Christians. Among the reviews this week are Pupa (Episode 1), Nobunagun (Episode 4), and Magical Warfare (Episode 1). [Christian Anime Review]
D.M. Dutcher reviews Fortune Arterial, with some notes for Christians. [Cacao, put down the shovel!]
He does the same for Freezing. [Cacao]
Annoying Dragon reviews the OEL manga, White Devil: The Life and Legend of Hudson Taylor, based upon the life of the famed Chinese missionary. [Living. Loving. Learning.]
The always entertaining Monsieur LaMoe breaks down Inari Konkon Koi Iroha, including some information about Buddhism, Shintoism, and even Aum Shinrikyo! [Anime Diet]
And though it’s not anime-related, I just had to link to Taylor’s awesome post discussing how a piece of Adventure Time fanart based on “The Creation of Adam” has some real spiritual depth to it. [Taylor Ramage’s Blog]
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.