When a True Warrior Dies: Lead Character Deaths in Vinland Saga and Game of Thrones

How do you begin a story? If you’re developing a saga, one that reaches over many years and across cultures and nations, that’s a tale that might be big enough to begin with a type of event that could kill a lesser one: the death of your main character. Of course, he’s not really your… Read More When a True Warrior Dies: Lead Character Deaths in Vinland Saga and Game of Thrones

The Bible’s Twist Ending Trumps Aldnoah.Zero’s

Two weeks after Aldnoah.zero‘s violent climax, fans are still a flutter over how season one ended.  In a week where there were a number of much-talked about finales (Terror in Resonance, Haikyuu!, Free!, and the Tokyo Ghoul manga among them), Aldnoah.zero‘s was perhaps the most shocking. Of course, shocking isn’t always good.  For Japes and… Read More The Bible’s Twist Ending Trumps Aldnoah.Zero’s