Gaijin’s List: Top 5 Demons of Anime

What’s up bitches! Today I’m gonna dish to you some of the strongest and some of the most ruthless demons of anime. I got my results by taking the popularity, strength, attitude, and savagery of the demon into account. I am currently blogging this from Minneapolis and let’s just say…this list is about to be…

Zodiac Wednesday: Muzan Kibutsuji from Kimetsu No Yaiba

He’s back! Everyone! Run! He’s back… I DON’T THINK I’M ALLOWED TO SAY HIS NAME! It’s… Don’t judge me! You know I had to! Hello, Kings, Queens, everyone in between! How are you? I’ve noticed I’ve focused on a lot of protagonists for my Zodiac Wednesdays so I thought it would be nice to change…

“I Want to Sing More” Given: End of Season Review

What’s up?! How are you beautifuls doing today? So, as you guessed it, the anime series, Given, just had its final episode and we are gathered here today to talk about it. It was heartwarming. It was cute. It was hilarious. And all I can say is… farewell to Virgin Uenoyama! It’s official the two…

Zodiac Wednesday: Tanjiro Kamado from “Kimetsu No Yaiba”

Alright everyone! I am back in the US which means reliable WiFi. Which also means back to Zodiac Wednesday! Today we are going to be giving the Zodiac spotlight to a very relevant character right now in the anime world. Tanjiro Kamado from Demon Slayer: Kimetsu No Yaiba. Our checkered coat demon slayer is best…

The Hidden Lyrics: “Given” Mid-Season Review Pt. II

Hey there! Whew!! I don’t know about you but after watching episode 8 “Time Is Running Out”, I needed to collect myself. Oh my God! This series just keeps on opening doors of story line. I have not fan-girled over a series like this since Banana Fish and YOU KNOW how much I love Banana…

Zodiac Wednesday Ships Edition: Naofumi and Raphtalia

Hello, hello! This Zodiac Wednesday is gonna be a little different. Instead of shining the Zodiac spotlight on one character, we will be looking at TWO characters and seeing how compatible they are with each other based on their signs. Think of it as a couples reading on your favorite ships! 😍 So the couple…

Given Episode 1 Review: yeah…this is going to be cute!

What’s up! So if you haven’t checked out episode 1 of the new BL, “Given”, I am here to tell you why you are missing out. When I found out this anime was being programmed by noitaminA, I knew it was going to be eye-catching. noitaminA is the programming block that airs diverse and unique…

Zodiac Wednesday: Naofumi Iwatani from Rising of the Shield Hero

Hello there on this fabulous Wednesday! I am your Gaijin here to bring you another Zodiac Wednesday! This week we will be talking about the handsome HERO TO ZERO BACK TO HERO….Iwatani Naofumi from Tate No Yuusha No Nariagari (Rising of the Shield Hero ). Without further ado let us get started! Appearance So our…

Trip Announcement: You Know Where!

Hi! So by reading the title you can probably already tell what’s going on but I wanted to give you a heads up! Yes, I will be going overseas to Japan!! I am leaving in four weeks and will be there for five weeks (at that point, that’s a pilgrimage) and I am super stoked….

Non-Binary Characters That Inspired a Generation (And Were Showstoppers)

Hi there! After attending an anime convention during Pride Celebration Month, I was inspired to pay tribute to some LGBTQ+ characters who inspired “family” of my generation and other generations to accept themselves. So here’s a list of some characters that I felt really did that! Ryoji “Ranka” Fujioka from Ouran High School Host Club…

Fruits Basket Mid Series Review: My Heart is Happy!

So we are currently halfway through the revamp of Fruits Basket and…I am sobbing! Oh Gosh! Tohru-kun is the most magnificent human being on Earth (beside Akari Kawamoto from March Comes In Like A Lion). The two of them should get together for tea sometime. I’m sure they would hit it off! But besides that,…

Kakegurui XX: High Stakes Gambling and Yandere Fun

Crazy gambling, life threatening games, Russian Roulette, idols, and all the Yandere madness at your fingertips! I present to you Kakegurui!! If you haven’t watched this series…you are missing out! And with the release of Kakegurui xx (it’s second season) the risks get even higher and the plot more fascinating! Let’s Start From the Beginning……

Zodiac Wednesday: Lady Kikyo from Inuyasha

Hey! I hope you’re awesome! If you are here, more than likely you are! Thank you for tuning in this week to another Zodiac Wednesday where we…will…be talking…about….Lady Kikyo from Inuyasha. Fun Fact: Inuyasha was the first anime I have ever watched. My cousin introduced it to me at midnight when I was 8 years…

Zodiac Collab with Irina: Tohru Honda from Fruits Basket

Hey! So we got everyone covered? We have talked about the Sohmas…. everyone’s all good? Oh that’s right! We did do the Sohmas but we are missing the main character from the whole show. The heart of gold cat lover, Tohru Honda! Last, but certainly not least, Tohru is the epitome of what we wish…

Fruits Basket Zodiac with Irina: Yuki Sohma

Hello, hope today is fabulous for you! Irina and I are back today to give you our next contender for GUESS THE ZODIAC FRUITS BASKET EDITION: PRINCE YUKI!!! I’m pretty stoked for this one. So without too much to say, let’s get rolling! Our beloved Yuki is actually a sign I didn’t see in him…

5 Most Heartfelt Anime of All Time

Hey how are you today?! So you know there are dozens of categories such as your Seinen and Shounen and then you have subcategories like Ecchi and Isekai and Moei and Magical Girl… THERE’S A LOT! Today, I want to give you my top 5 Shoujos of all time…or at least for now. These anime…

Fruits Basket Zodiac Analysis with Irina: Ayame Sohma!

Hey hey! So as you know I am super into astrology! So when another blogger I follow recommended to do a Zodiac collab on the Fruits Basket characters comparing the Chinese Zodiac to the Western Zodiac…I almost fell out of my chair! So for today, and for a few more posts, I will be collaborating…

Anime For Beginners!

So I don’t know about you but I get super excited when I have a friend who has never seen anime before ask me, “How do I get into anime? What shows would you recommend me?” *Internal screams* (Don’t scream out loud. Otherwise, they may run away before they’ve been converted.) For new watchers, I…

Zodiac Wednesday: Yuri Katsuki

Hello to all my kings, queens, and those in between. Today we are giving the astrological spotlight to anime’s precious, handsome, and extremely talented figure skater: Yuri Katsuki from YURI!!! On Ice. I’m so excited for this one. Yuri is actually one of my favorite anime crushes of all time. Let’s get this started. Appearance:…

Zodiac Wednesday: Shoto Todoroki

Hello to all my kings and queens and those of you who are in between. Back by surprisingly popular demand, I bring to you this week’s Zodiac Wednesday! This week I’ll be analyzing the personality and guessing the signof a fan favorite of the anime world, Shoto Todoroki from My Hero Academia (or if we are being…

Best BL Ships Pt. I

Hey there to all my kings and queens. We all have those two characters (sometimes three) we cannot get enough of in an anime and we keep watching the series to see what happens to them. Episode after episode we are given hints of their chemistry. We see scenes where the tone is set just…

Travel Update

Hello! Hello! I am blogging to you live from Tokyo as we speak! I know I have been away for a while but with moving and planning the trip and taking the trip all at the same time…things have been hectic! However, I have not stopped thinking about what’s next for you. I am so…