Director of MMO Junkie Denies the Holocaust; Let us Not Deny it Ourselves

My earliest school years were spent in Germany, where the country was as much my teacher as instructors in the classroom. My parents drove me throughout the country, to castles, villages, and most permanently in my memory, Dachau. As a six-year-old, I had no idea that more than 6,000,000 Jews were murdered by the Nazis… Continue reading Director of MMO Junkie Denies the Holocaust; Let us Not Deny it Ourselves

Social Media Stink: A Liar Can Smell a Liar

Throughout high school and into college, it would have been entirely accurate to describe me as a pathological liar. Lies were my truth. I had fabricated a reality and told lie upon lie upon lie to to manipulate those around me and make myself appear a certain way. I was kind of like a less-murderous… Continue reading Social Media Stink: A Liar Can Smell a Liar

Tomoya Okazaki is the Reason I Don’t Drink

Have you ever filled out one of those memes on Twitter or Tumblr where you talk about your anime favorites? The questions are like, "What's your OTP?" and "Anime or manga?" Sometimes it's difficult to give just one answer to those questions, but there's one that I have no problem with. It's the question that… Continue reading Tomoya Okazaki is the Reason I Don’t Drink

TWWK’s Beach Episode

Last week, I traveled on the first of two vacations we've planned for this summer. While I might have some pertinent content to share for the second, I was surprised that I also had something to share for the first, which was a simple excursion to South Padre Island, the nicest beach that we have… Continue reading TWWK’s Beach Episode

Everything Becomes Death: Imperfectly Inside Secret Sin

Shiki Magata

In episode five of Everything Becomes F: The Perfect Insider (Subete ga F ni Naru), the director's wife serves tea and cookies to Sohei, Moe, and the associate director, during which time Moe subjects the woman to tough questions. Even though the widower says she's trying to keep herself from thinking about her husband's murder,… Continue reading Everything Becomes Death: Imperfectly Inside Secret Sin

Faith’s Power in Dream Eater Merry

The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any. Alice Walker Dream Eater Merry takes place in the real world and the dream world. The dream world is inhabited by dream demons who come over to the real world by using humans as vessels while they visit the world… Continue reading Faith’s Power in Dream Eater Merry

Welcome Our Newest Writer, Casey!

Do you know the saying, "God works in mysterious ways?"  I really felt that to be true a few weeks ago when Casey Covel (Geeks Under Grace) and I started chatting about her taking a role with Beneath the Tangles.  What I haven't told anyone until now was that her work was at the forefront… Continue reading Welcome Our Newest Writer, Casey!

Gaming With God: The Kingdom Of Hearts

One of the greatest games of all time has been the Kingdom Hearts series. Disney and Square Enix came together to create with themes of light and darkness, finding your purpose, and the bond of friendship, which have never been more prevalent than in this series. The title in this series that I will be… Continue reading Gaming With God: The Kingdom Of Hearts

Behind the Convention: Voice actors are people too.

Note: This article was written by Goldy, and is being posted here on her behalf. I've been meaning to write a post about my experience staffing my local anime convention, but every year before never seemed right until this year. I will give the disclaimer than I am volunteer staff and also a self taught… Continue reading Behind the Convention: Voice actors are people too.

OreGairu 2, Episode 10: You Change, I Change

So many thing happened in episode 10 of OreGairu 2 - the conclusion of one long arc and a transition into another.  Too much happened, frankly - I had to rewatch it to absorb it all.  And for an episode where so many plotlines moved along, it's interesting to note that character development did occur,… Continue reading OreGairu 2, Episode 10: You Change, I Change