Winter 2014 Anime Roundup


Well, it's that time of year again. New anime is here. Last season (Fall 2013) was pretty decent, but this coming season looks promising as well. What shows will you be watching this winter, all cozy with your blanket and … [Read more...]

The Best Places to Ski in Japan


Skiing and snowboarding are two of my favorite things to do in winter. While I've never done either in Japan before, the country sure does boast some impressive looking locations. If you're interested in Japan, and have … [Read more...]

Winter 2013 Anime Season Roundup


With the new year comes yet another new anime season. Last season (Fall 2012) boasted a pretty solid lineup, but how will Winter 2013 fare? I watched the best looking ones I could find, and the results might surprise you. … [Read more...]

Winter 2012 Anime Season Roundup

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For the previous anime season (Fall 2011) I put out a post entitled Fall 2011 Anime Season Roundup. Since that went over so well with you guys we've decided to make it a regular thing. There are a lot of new shows this … [Read more...]

Keeping Warm in the Winter, Japan-Style


Poor tanuki: they must be freezing their balls off. Now that Halloween is all over and done with, it's time to look ahead at the upcoming cold months. To quote Game of Thrones, winter is coming. And winter in Japan, … [Read more...]