Mothballs: My Lost Heart Hunting Your Lost Body

This Week: Wish Upon a Star: Cold Body + Warm Heart (Hoshi ni Negai wo: Cold Body + Warm Heart).

There are no singing crickets here, but computer systems have their own bugs to fight all the same.

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Mothballs #18: White Rabbits, Brown Bears, and Puppy Dog Tails

This Week: Kyousougiga (2011), Kyousougiga (2012), Mr. Arashi’s Amazing Freak Show, and Model Suit Gunpla Builders Beginning G.

Summer season is ending and I’m behind on several things I meant to get to on that front before Fall season hits, so everything else this week was shorts. Three of these can even be considered fieldwork practicums for the upcoming season, so this is actually a more topical post than this series usually is!

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Mothballs #6: A Large Lexical Category

This Week: Upotte!!, Akikan!, and Fight Ippatsu! Juuden-Chan!!

As it is Summer, I figured I would try some sort of theme week. Since “Girls as [Noun]” has been a growing show theme in recent years, and it’s an area I don’t normally watch, I drilled through a few with… less than optimal results.
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