From Nami to Nagisa and Chidori to Ochako, Luci Christian has voiced some of anime's most formative roles. At Ikkicon this past December, I had a chance to sit with Luci and talk about her voice acting. We all chatted about her faith intersects with her work. Me: How did you first get involved in… Continue reading Interview with Luci Christian: Voice Acting and Faith
For those who still don't realize, I will reiterate as much as necessary that I am a huge Nana Mizuki fan. I love, adore, and respect this woman more than anyone else (except Jesus, of course... whew, that was a dangerous line). So much so, that people have pointed out more than once that my… Continue reading Nana Mizuki and the Burden of Social Stigma
On February 6, 2016, I had the wonderful opportunity of interviewing the prolific voice actor, Vic Mignogna, famous most for his roles as Edward Elric in Fullmetal Alchemist, Tamaki Suoh in Ouran High School Host Club, Broly in Dragon Ball Z, Rin Matsuoka in Free!, and a host of others. Below are my thoughts integrated with… Continue reading There is Freedom: An Interview with Vic Mignogna
One of Christ's most interesting and off-discussed teachings is how he equates are internal hated toward others as murder: But I say to you that everyone who is angry with his brother shall be guilty before the court; and whoever says to his brother, ‘You good-for-nothing,’ shall be guilty before the supreme court; and whoever… Continue reading Something More: Cowboy Bebop Family, Heavenly Death Parade, and Kanade’s Not the Enemy
Why do we love anime? That's a question that probably isn't easy to answer for most of us. There are so many wonderful aspects of the medium that draw us in - among other things, the animation, story lines, culture, characters, music, and voice acting. Though there are a lot of excellent actors here who… Continue reading Top 5 + Guest: Favorite Seiyuu
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.
A year ago, I wrote about how God's love could be compared to that of a yandere. This year I'd like to make another kind of comparison on the topic of love, but instead of focusing on God, I want to focus on Christians and our love for God. Our love for God is, or… Continue reading Christian Love in the Nana Fan Base
In our Untangled feature, we answer questions posed to us from our readers. Here's an email sent by Mason a few days ago: How do you guys go about choosing your anime? I don't watch a lot but I like watching currently airing ones (because I have something to look forward too) so I would… Continue reading Untangled: How Do You Choose Which Anime to Watch?
The beginning of a new anime season is always fun! Anibloggers are most active during this time, with literally a thousand or more anime articles coming out this week. Luckily, a number of those are spirituality-related, and we have a slate of great articles to link to today! Frank is excited about the new season… Continue reading Something More: Deva Orochimaru, Humble Kirito, and Bishie Satan
Alice of ClariS leaves the Unit - Kaze While I wouldn't call myself a fan of the singing duo, I am nonetheless sad to see ClariS become merely Clara. Alice has reported that she is leaving the unit and singing as a whole to concentrate on her studies. The duo debuted with in 2010 with OreImo's… Continue reading Take Four – May 2014