Guest Post: What Philosophy Found Pleasure a Sin? A Response to Gilgamesh

Today’s guest post comes from medical school student, Dimas, and takes a look at how Christianity is sometimes depicted in one of two ways, as through Kirei Kotomine, when it is in fact neither. Christian tone and symbolism in the Japanese media and in particular anime are mostly used as a flavoring so to say;… Read More Guest Post: What Philosophy Found Pleasure a Sin? A Response to Gilgamesh

Review: The Liar Princess And The Blind Prince (PS4)

Developer: Nippon Ichi Software Publisher: NIS America Genre: Platformer, Adventure Platforms: Switch, PlayStation 4 Rating: Everyone Once upon a time, there was a kingdom surrounded by a dangerous forest full of monsters. No one dared enter for fear of being attacked. A witch was also found to live there, making matters worse. But the prince of this kingdom wandered into the forest… Read More Review: The Liar Princess And The Blind Prince (PS4)

Reflections on The Rising of the Shield Hero, Episode 4: Lullaby at Dawn

Today’s guest post comes from The Varangian, a writer and podcaster who comes to us through his friend (and yours and ours), Medieval Otaku. I hope you enjoy his excellent reflections on the most recent episode of The Rising of the Shield Hero which, if you haven’t seen it yet, in turn demonstrates just how… Read More Reflections on The Rising of the Shield Hero, Episode 4: Lullaby at Dawn