Annalyn’s Corner: Christian Anime Fans and Responsible Freedom

Christians are free to watch anime rated TV-MA. Violence, swearing, portrayals of demons, and even ecchi are not, technically, off limits, and least not in a general sense. Nor are anime that convey atheistic, shinto, or Buddhist belief systems. We are free to watch everything, and we are free to do so in many ways…… Read More Annalyn’s Corner: Christian Anime Fans and Responsible Freedom

Untangled: Why Are the Anime and Cosplay Communities So Preoccupied with Sex?

We invite readers to submit questions to us regarding anime, culture, religion, or most any topic!  We’d love to respond to your queries! Last week, Torin sent us the following comment: Hello! I sincerely apologize if this seems inappropriate, but I’ve been trying to find someone to ask about this for quite some time. I… Read More Untangled: Why Are the Anime and Cosplay Communities So Preoccupied with Sex?

Something More: No One Suspects the Anime Inquisition

Only a couple of religion-tinged aniblog posts this week – come on, blogosphere!  Point out those religious allusions! Sumairii discusses the church’s accusations (and annoyance with them) in episode 8 of Maoyuu Maou Yuusha [Sushi GoKart] TWWK (wait…) discusses how his fandom and faith intersect. [Study of Anime] __ As part of the Something More… Read More Something More: No One Suspects the Anime Inquisition

“Ching Chong,” My Good Friend Said. Which good friend? My best good friend!

A little exchange between the optometrist and myself has become an unintentional annual tradition for me.  He or she (it occurs no matter who is examining my eyes) will tell me to open my eyes wide, which I do.  Then the optometrist asks the same question again, as if I wasn’t listening, and I reply,… Read More “Ching Chong,” My Good Friend Said. Which good friend? My best good friend!