TangleCast 30: Homosexuality in Anime (pt. 2/2)

  Concluding the two-part series on homosexuality in anime and the otaku world, JP (Japesland), Kaze, Jack (R86), and Casey (CutsceneAddict) apply the Christian worldview and mindset as they understand it to the descriptions and arguments presented in part one last week. Since Beneath the Tangles covers a multitude of denominations and beliefs within the scope of Christianity, we hope… Continue reading TangleCast 30: Homosexuality in Anime (pt. 2/2)

TangleCast 29: Homosexuality in Anime (pt. 1/2)

For the past several weeks, The TangleCast has covered a number of varying topics, but something that Beneath the Tangles uniquely brings to the aniblog community is its unique approach to religion, spirituality, and morality as it intersects with anime and otaku-dom. A topic we've been interested in tackling for months has been the world… Continue reading TangleCast 29: Homosexuality in Anime (pt. 1/2)

The Book of Cat With Moon: A Yu Yu Hakusho Redemption Story

When I was younger, I found fanfiction to be more addicting than anime.  I saw various writers (some who were very good) creating awesome stories that beyond what we saw on television.  As the amount of free time I have and my focus in media has changed, I read less and less fanfiction.  Still, when… Continue reading The Book of Cat With Moon: A Yu Yu Hakusho Redemption Story

While I Was Yet Lost: Wolfwood Meets Grace

As we continue to approach Easter with Wolfwood Week here on Beneath the Tangles, I'm proud to present "While I Was Yet Lost."  This is a short and wonderful fanfiction piece written by Celesma, a gifted writer.  The story has Christian overtones, but even if you're adverse to Christianity, I encourage you to read it… Continue reading While I Was Yet Lost: Wolfwood Meets Grace

Christ Meets Kenshin: Apostle’s Sword, Chapter 4

Here is final chapter of  "Apostle's Sword."  I've been delighted to present this wonderful story and am sorry to see it come to an end! Even if you didn't read the previous installments, I beg you to give this story a shot.  There are quite a few fan fics out there related to both anime and… Continue reading Christ Meets Kenshin: Apostle’s Sword, Chapter 4

Christ Meets Kenshin: Apostle’s Sword, Chapter 3

Here is chapter three of the four chapter series, "Apostle's Sword."  This is the penultimate chapter, with the final one coming next Thursday.  If you can't wait, you read "Apostle's Sword" in it's entirety now at Fanfiction.net. Even if you didn't read the previous installments, I beg you to give this story a shot.  There… Continue reading Christ Meets Kenshin: Apostle’s Sword, Chapter 3

Christ Meets Kenshin: Apostle’s Sword, Chapter 2

Here is chapter two of the four chapter series, "Apostle's Sword."  We'll be revealing one chapter every Thursday until the series in completed, though you can read it in it's entiry now at Fanfiction.net. Even if you didn't read the previous installment, I beg you to give this story a shot.  There are quite a… Continue reading Christ Meets Kenshin: Apostle’s Sword, Chapter 2

Christ Meets Kenshin: Apostle’s Sword, Chapter 1

One of my very favorite mediums, anime-related or not, is fan fiction.  It's a way for writers of all skill levels and ages to express their creativity and imagination using their favorite characters.  There are quite a few fan fics out there related to both anime and Christian spirituality, but to be frank, most are… Continue reading Christ Meets Kenshin: Apostle’s Sword, Chapter 1