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The Anti-Modernist Academia #5: A Shiny Chariot With Dull Theories

In the last Anti-Modernist Academia post, discussing the place of tradition in Little Witch Academia as akin to that of Tradition in Roman Catholic theology, one of my…

The Traditional Catholic Weeb

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Anime Like Mobile Suit Gundam: The Witch From Mercury

At the prestigious Asticassia School of Technology, an academy charged with educating the children of prominent corporations, disputes between students are

Recommend Me Anime

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The Anti-Modernist Academia #4: To Serve And Protect Tradition

The last three Anti-Modernist Academia articles explored the components of Little Witch Academia from the perspective of characters who previously displayed beliefs consistent with Modernist tenden…

The Traditional Catholic Weeb

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Ani-Gamers Podcast #177 – Cyberpunk: Edgerunners with Callum May

Callum May from The Canipa Effect YouTube channel joins Evan and David to review the latest anime series from Studio Trigger, Cyberpunk: Edgerunners. We discuss its connection to…

Ani-Gamers

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Episode 234 - Little Witch Academia

This week, Shaun's back! To celebrate his return and Remington's birthday he has prepared something special: 5 episodes of Little Witch Academia! Meanwhile, Remington ruins the episode right out…

Anime Out of Context

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The Anti-Modernist Academia #3: Denying Supernatural Facts Is The Root Of All Modernism

The world we live in was, morally speaking, far different from that of 70 years ago. The existence of God, as discerned by the study of the material…

The Traditional Catholic Weeb

My Top 5 Anime School Uniforms

I can't believe it took me this long to put together a list of My Top 5 Anime School Uniforms. Here it finally is!

I drink and watch anime

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Breaking Down Cyberpunk: Edgerunners' Breathtaking Animation | Animation Spotlight

Canipa breaks down the creation of Studio Trigger and CD Projekt Red's unexpected masterpiece. (Spoilers for Cyberpunk: Edgerunners) Support the channel at: https://www.patreon.com/TheCanipaEffect Sources and Further Reading: Interview with Rafal Jaki…

The Canipa Effect

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Guest Post – 8 Animes to Watch During Autumn

Edit – Today’s post is brought to us by the wonderful Grace. You can find her on Twitter at @graciewrites8. It’s that time of year. The leaves are…

I drink and watch anime

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Wholesome Halloween Manga Haul

I hope you like manga about witches because they're the closest thing we get to Halloween here today. --- INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/sclass_yt/ TWITTER: https://twitter.com/sclass_yt EMAIL: sclasspodcast@gmail.com PODCAST: https://anchor.fm/sclasspodcast --- 00:11 - Witch Hat Atelier 1:32 - Little…

S CLASS Anime

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Bippity Boppity Boo! Anime Witches that are Just Too Cute!

There certainly isn’t any lack of witches in anime that are brooding, dark, intimidating, or just plain scary. Much like their Western counterparts, anime witches like Robin from…

Anime Hanabi

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The Anti-Modernist Academia #2: A Vitally Immanent Heart Is Not Akko’s Magic

In our time, nothing has been assailed against as much as “truth”. Once a word used to describe that which is indisputably fact across all places, times, and…

The Traditional Catholic Weeb

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The Anti-Modernist Academia #1: Professor Croix, The Rationalist

I have made it no secret about my admiration for Studio Trigger’s 2017 fantasy series, Little Witch Academia. On the storytelling end, it’s an endearing, fun show about…

The Traditional Catholic Weeb

Five Years On; Anime Feminist Vs Japanese Pop Culture

Well, as you can see, not a great deal of writing is getting done for this blog. To be honest, I have put the blog on hold for…

The Melancholic Middle Aged Anime Fan

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It's STILL Impossible to Live as a Crunchyroll Translator | The Canipa Effect

Following on from his 2020 video, Canipa revisits the topic of low pay for translators and how the one billion dollar Funimation buyout makes that even more ridiculous. It's…

The Canipa Effect

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Anime Review 25 Little Witch Academia TV (Redux)

“Just you watch! I’m gonna become an amazing witch one day and make the whole world gasp in surprise!” Akko Kagari Little Witch Academia (TV) 2017 (Episode 5)…

TakaTempest Reviews

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Little Witch Academia: Taking Up Childish Things

The 2017 anime Little Witch Academia does something I didn’t think any piece of fiction could do anymore: it made holding on to the memory of childhood toys…

Home Theater of Cruelty

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Little Witch Academia – Missing a Spark

Little Witch Academia was one of the first Netflix original anime to become widely available and it's about time I review it!

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Brand New Animal OST

By Kambole Campbell. A sci-fi/fantasy produced by Studio Trigger, BNA: Brand New Animal has made a striking impression with vivid and flashy visuals typical of the work of…

All the Anime

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Film Festival Week: Wasurenagumo

Wasurenagumo was Production IG’s 2011 young animator training project. I’ve looked at some of these before including Harmonie, Aki no Kanade and Ojisan no Lamp. There have also…

Anime Reviews

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St. Pius V Corner: Little Custodians Of Tradition

What earlier generations held as sacred, remains sacred and great for us too, and it cannot be all of a sudden entirely forbidden or even considered harmful. It…

The Traditional Catholic Weeb

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The Traditional Catholic Weeb Speaks: 7 Favorite/Disliked Anime EDs

Apart from consuming hours upon hours of Stanley Cup playoff hockey action, namely those involving the upstart New York Islanders, I also find myself trawling across several other…

The Traditional Catholic Weeb

There is Now a Level Zero – Little Witch Academia Spoiler Review

Little Witch Academia is a show with an interesting history. It first started as a half-hour special, introducing us to the major characters and at least a version…

Harper Anime Reviews

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St. Pius V Corner: Akko Contra Mundum

We conjure all Christians throughout the world to strive all they can to know their Redeemer as He really is… You must look upon it as a chief…

The Traditional Catholic Weeb

MangaTokyo Exhibition Panel – Shigeto Koyama, Yoh Yoshinari & Tsuyoshi Kusano (December 9th 2018)

The post Manga<->Tokyo Exhibition Panel – Shigeto Koyama, Yoh Yoshinari & Tsuyoshi Kusano (December 9th 2018) appeared first on Full Frontal.

Full Frontal

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Hooky – Webcomic Recommendation

Hooky is the cute story of two young ladies, learning to become two awsome witches. And not get burned in the way.

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15 Good Anime Series That Are Appropriate For Younger Children

Introducing your children to anime is the dream for anime fans that get to a certain age. It’s a good idea, but it can go horribly awry if…

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Sensou Douwa: Chiisai Sensuikau ni Koi wo Shita Dekasugira Kojira no Hanashi

Sensou Douwa ( War Tales or War Fables ) was a series of TV specials by Shin-Ei Animation that ran annually from 2002 to 2009. In…

Collectr's Blog

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Little Witch Academia: A Good Trigger anime?

Trigger isn’t a studio I’ve had much experience with. The only Trigger anime I’ve reviewed was the rubbish Kill La Kill. Some people also count Gurren Lagann as…

Anime Reviews

Animation fundamentals – Layout and storyboard, what’s the difference ?

Animation Fundamentals teaches you about the essential principles behind animation. In this piece we delve on the difference between Storyboard and Layout.

Full Frontal

Anime Review #48: Little Witch Academia – The Enchanted Parade

I’m sure many of you remember Little Witch Academia. I certainly don’t – after all, it’s only been several months since I both watched, and reviewed this anime…

The Traditional Catholic Weeb

What’s with this Anime Vision of Witches, Anyway?

Welcome, all, again.  I just finished watching episode 3 of Burn the Witch, and I’m confused.  Again.  The show is becoming increasingly entertaining, particularly after getting that first…

Another Anime Review

Shonen Flop Recommends #6: Cromartie High School

In our next episode of Shonen Flop, we’ll be covering Mashle: Magic and Muscles, a satirical comedy manga making fun of Harry Potter and the growing trend of…

Shonen Flop

Shonen Flop Recommends #6: Cromartie High School

In our next episode of Shonen Flop, we’ll be covering Mashle: Magic and Muscles, a satirical comedy manga making fun of Harry Potter and the growing trend of…

Shonen Flop

Anime Series Like Lapis Re:Lights

Leaving home behind, Tiara arrives at Flora Girls’ Academy and meets her old friend, Rosetta. At this academy, they train young witches to use spells for combat as…

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Top 5 Studio Trigger Projects

Studio Trigger is an animation studio established in 2011. Since then the studio has produced several high quality anime.

Otaku Orbit

Little Witch Academia: Reconstructing the Magical Girl Genre

Puella Magi Madoka Magica changed the game for magical girl anime. Long associated with cutesy fare like Sailor Moon and Cardcaptor Sakura, Madoka opened the floodgates for dark,…

Starting Life From Zero

BNA: Brand New Animal Final Review – It’s Got No Killer DNA

A new Trigger anime? By the director of Little Witch Academia, the other Quite Good™ Trigger anime? And the screenwriter of Gurren Lagann? Nice! Does it know the…

Adashino's Consulting Office

Kiado shocks, the Harry Potter Challenge, and Little Witch Academia

ay over at RJ Writing Ink reviews the latest chapter of One Piece. After a two week hiatus, the series returns with a shocking moment.

Otaku Orbit

Falling Out of Love with the Harry Potter Fandom

(TW: Transphobia. I was thinking about writing this after my Anime Pride Month posts are done, but it’s fresh in my mind and I just wanted to say…

Starting Life From Zero

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Top 50 Anime of the Decade

A new decade starts and immediately everyone is stuck inside. I can’t really do much, so what better time to think about the past? The ’10s are well…

Please, no hate.

Promare

Promare is an anime original movie by studio Trigger about the clash between humans and the "Burnish." And no, it's nothing like Fire Force.

DoubleSama

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The Decade in Review : The English Language Adaptation Industry and Fandom Part 1

With the Japanese side of things out of the way, I thought it might be fun to look at the English adaptation side of things. It’s taken me...

The Melancholic Middle Aged Anime Fan

The Anime of the Decade

TOday, after 50 million years, I will look over my favorite anime from the last decade

Rogue Shogunate

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The Decade in Review: The Japanese Industry

I said I wouldn’t be updating this blog for a while, but I remembered that I was working on a two-post "decade in review" which I had star...

The Melancholic Middle Aged Anime Fan

Sakuga Week in Review #10: Jan. 6, 2020 – Jan. 12, 2020

We're back in 2020 and evidently chose a good week to return. @HiMyNameisChair joins me to discuss the blobby goodness of Eizouken, a grotesque morphing scene in In/Spectre,…

artist_unknown

Top 50 Glasses Girls

When it comes to anime and video games, girls in glasses tend to fall into very similar tropes. There is the shy bookworm, the uptight student council president,…

A Certain Dazed Producer

Unpopular Opinion: My Top 50 Anime of Decade

On the one hand I’m kind of excited to do this because this was the first decade of anime where I was really into it.  I’ve watched plenty…

Mistakes Cheerio for Chesto

Ten Series From the Previous Decade I Regret Sleeping On

I sleep on a lot of things. That of course includes beds, but couches and car seats are also not safe from me under certain conditions. I’m not…

The Lily Garden