Author: doerob15

Commercialism and Anime

Commercialism and Anime

“Many feel that the rapid commercialization as seen from the otaku consumption of anime has devalued it as an art form.” Striking a balance between the …

 

The Allure of Mario

The Allure of Mario

Mario’s rise to fame was immediate. Japan had been searching for a way to compete with American Arcade makers and came up with Mario to …

 

Literary Analysis Toolkit

Literary Analysis Toolkit

In order to analyze fiction 1. Symbols 2. Themes 3 Central Characters 4. Narrative/POV 5. Tone: Confessional/ Sad 6. Narrative style: sws/flashbacks In this weeks book I thought there wasn’t that …

 

Anime: Perhaps the most underrated medium

Anime: Perhaps the most underrated medium

https://medium.com/@misanakuya/anime-perhaps-the-most-underrated-art-form-6ebeb25e0165 “I believe that with anime the goal is to make a great product first and then make money off of it. With Hollywood it’s about …

 

10 Hollywood Movies that may have been inspired by Anime

10 Hollywood Movies that may have been inspired by Anime

http://mentalfloss.com/article/57322/10-hollywood-movies-may-have-been-inspired-anime

 

Moe’ve along, please

Moe’ve along, please

As an anime fan since my late teens, I have recently come into a impasse. Lately the Japanese concept of “Moe” has been bastardized and incorporated …

 

Is Moe Ruining Anime?

Is Moe Ruining Anime?

https://reelrundown.com/animation/Is-Moe-Ruining-Anime

 

Moe Misogyny and Masculinity

Moe Misogyny and Masculinity

Moé, Misogyny and Masculinity: Anime’s Cuteness Problem–and How to Fix It

 

Tokyos first female governer wants to turn the city into anime land

Tokyos first female governer wants to turn the city into anime land

https://www.yomyomf.com/tokyos-first-female-governor-wants-to-turn-the-city-into-anime-land/

 

Japanese Mexican fusion

Japanese Mexican fusion