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Kokoro Connect – Deus To Spice Things Up

ダブルいなばん by れい

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
  2. Rating
  3. Review
    3.1  Music
    3.2  Animation (and Directing)
    3.3  Story
    3.4  Characters
    3.5  The Manipulative Character
  4. About that Soul Business
    4.1  The spiritual view
    4.2  The scientific reality
  5. Fan Art

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tech news and opinions

Future Tech is Pandora’s New Box

According to Greek myth, Pandora was given a box by the gods that was full of evil. But Pandora was curious and, in order to satisfy that natural curiosity, opened the box. The literal story may not be a historical event, but it is an analogy for much of human technology. With every new piece of science and technology, we behold at the same time a treasure chest and a Pandora’s box. Both are opened simultaneously. The question we need to ask ourselves is not whether what is inside the treasure chest outweighs the disadvantages of opening the Pandora’s box; the question we need to ask is whether we can bear to live with what is inside that Pandora’s box.

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anime and games, art, tv

No Red Wing Haibane Renmei

冬のラッカ by いくさりゅうじ

Table of Contents

  • This Blog is Not About Anime
  • Summary of Haibane Renmei
  • Critique
  • Rating
  • Where to Watch

This Blog is Not About Anime (Alone)

First, this blog is by no means your typical anime or manga review blog. If you’re looking for a blog strictly devoted to that, you might check out Paper Chimes or Beneath the Tangles or anything that pops up in your internet search first. I don’t have that much time for anime. I happen to write about anime because I enjoy it and this is my freestyle blog.

By the way, the Red Wings are awesome, but you’re not going to get to see any in this show – Charcoal is in style. Sorry, bad pun.

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anime and games, art, books, freeware, media, software, stories, tech news and opinions, tv

Nightmare and Serenity: Brief Analysis of Touhou

Since I am so adamantly against this game and yet frequently returning to its subculture, I thought I ought to address it. First, to be sure I wasn’t completely blabbering nonsense, I did some research on the Touhou Project at wikia (UPDATE: use this source instead: the Touhou wiki). This post is divided into two large sections:

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