Popularity vs Quality in the Anime Community

One of the most hotly debated topics in anime is the relationship between how good an anime is and how popular it is. Does popularity mean a show is good? Does a lack of popularity mean it’s bad? Could the reverse be true for both of these situations? What is the relationship between popularity and quality? Continue reading

Top 15 Trails Characters

The Trails series is easily my favorite game series. It has an expansive world and a wide cast of characters that manage to have a hold on my heart over the course of so many games. Ever since I started the series, I’ve been addicted. With my recently beating The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV, I’ve caught up to the localized parts of the series, so I thought it would be fitting to make a top list. Continue reading

In Defense of Elaina: A Misunderstood Witch

Of all the anime this season to be controversial, the last show I would have expected to have people in a frenzy is Wandering Witch: The Journey of Elaina. It’s not one of my favorites this year, or even this season, so it’s not one of my top picks for shows I’d like to write about. But the criticism of this show has been so mind-bogglingly nonsensical that I feel compelled to write about it, and defend it.

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