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Uniformity With God’s Will In Anime #6: Ryota Hiiraga/Joseph Bartrich

I apologize if this week’s edition of Uniformity With God’s Will In Anime seems like a repeat in theme of the second one, especially considering the characters’ circumstances.…

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Anime Review #72: The Disappearance Of Haruhi Suzumiya

Bear with me all, but I’m going to be reviewing a movie today – but not in consecutive posts like what I did last year. Fifty-one Anime Reviews…

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East Meets West #13: Spirited Away .vs. Alice In Wonderland

This week I continue my next batch of posts for the East Meets West series, dedicated to comparing/contrasting anime and Western media of similar premises, and, based on a specific…

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Anime Review #71: Himouto! Umaru-Chan

Once more I’m going to start this review with a few opening remarks: wishing all of you guys a Happy New Year, and that good tidings and Heavenly…

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Anime Review #70: Kirby Of The Stars

At this time, I would like to wish all my readers a very Merry Christmas! May the blessings of the Holy Family be upon you this season as…

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Uniformity With God’s Will In Anime #5: Saitama

The fifth chapter of St. Alphonsus’ Uniformity With God’s Will is more or less an expanded version of the second chapter, which describes the book’s central idea: that…

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East Meets West #12: Your Name .vs. 17 Again

This week I continue my next batch of posts for the East Meets West series, dedicated to comparing/contrasting anime and Western media of similar premises, and, based on a specific…

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Anime Review #69: Your Lie In April

While planning out the dates of what post I should write about this year, I noticed that one of my posts fell on 6 December, the traditional feast…

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Anime Review #68: Rising Of The Shield Hero

The Rising of the Shield Hero is a series that I remember for rather peculiar reasons. I remember being midway through it at the time of the NFL’s…

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Convention Tales #15: Short Stories From Anime North, Part #2

It dawned on me this week that, south of the Canadian border in the Big Apple itself, New York City, Anime NYC had recently transpired, as once more…

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Anime Review #67: Hyouka

Anyone who’s been to my Twitter is probably aware about how highly in regard I hold Hyouka. Indeed, I’m quite the promoter when it comes to this high…

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East Meets West #11: My Neighbor Totoro .vs. The Wind In The Willows

This week I continue my next batch of posts for the East Meets West series, dedicated to comparing/contrasting anime and Western media of similar premises, and, based on a specific…

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Uniformity With God’s Will In Anime #4: Yuuta Togashi

I would like to wish all my readers a blessed All Saints’ Day today – wherein we commemorate all the holy men and women who, having lived exemplary…

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Anime Review #66: Rebuild of Evangelion 3.0 + 1.0

To my readers: Now that Ontario is opening back up, I’ve decided to take a short break from reviewing movies, and refocus on reviewing episodic anime series. From…

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Anime Review #65: Rebuild Of Evangelion 3.0

Last week, I reviewed the first two (well, technically, only the second one, since the first was nothing more than a rehash of sorts) films of the now-concluded…

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East Meets West #10: Nichijou .vs. The Looney Tunes

This week I continue my next batch of posts for the East Meets West series, dedicated to comparing/contrasting anime and Western media of similar premises, and, based on a specific…

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Uniformity With God’s Will In Anime #3: Anzu/Yassan

In Sacred Scripture, Our Lord counsels numerous times on the importance of putting the principles of God first, over our own. One such instance is in St. Matthew…

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Anime Review #64: Rebuild Of Evangelion 1.0/2.0

In 1995, Hideaki Anno, a struggling animator at Gainax who was going through a bout of severe depression, released Neon Genesis Evangelion, a show which, while on the…

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Uniformity With God’s Will In Anime #2: Konno Yuuki

No facet of human life is contemplated upon as much as the question of, “Why does suffering exist?” Philosophers have attempted to find a suitable answer to this…

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East Meets West #9: Lucky Star .vs. Spongebob Squarepants

This week I continue my next batch of posts for the East Meets West series, dedicated to comparing/contrasting anime and Western media of similar premises, and, based on a specific…

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The Traditional Catholic Weeb Speaks: Three-Year Anniversary Special

It was only three years ago on this day, the feast of St. Nicholas of Tolentino, that I started what would become an anime blog viewed from a…

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Anime Review #63: Summer Wars

Summer Wars is quite interesting. Essentially, it’s the final product of a combination of factors, such as the director of Digimon Adventure: Bokura No War Game, and a…

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Convention Tales #14: Short Stories From Anime North

It’s hard to believe that this week marks about two years since the last time I officially travelled to a convention – I do not consider my short…

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Anime Review #62: The Garden Of Words

You know, at some point there comes a time when one needs to look at an anime, realize how much wrong there is with it, and simply turn…

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Anime Review #61: Digimon Adventure – Last Evolution Kizuna

It’s quite fitting that I write this post today, the day after the Feast of the Assumption of Our Lady, when Catholics commemorate the event in which the…

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East Meets West #8: Konosuba .vs. South Park

This week I continue my next batch of posts for the East Meets West series, dedicated to comparing/contrasting anime and Western media of similar premises, and, based on a specific…

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Uniformity With God’s Will In Anime #1: Sakura Kinomoto

Today is the feast day of St. Alphonsus Liguori, the famous Catholic bishop of Sant’Agata de’Goti, moral theologian and founder of the Redemptorist congregation of priests. I find…

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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…

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Anime Review #60: The Super Mario Anime Movie

Nintendo’s famous mustachioed video game plumber, Super Mario, has been long considered an icon of the video gaming world. Ever since his debut in Donkey Kong in 1981,…

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East Meets West #7: One Punch Man .vs. League Of Super Evil

This week I continue my next batch of posts for the East Meets West series, dedicated to comparing/contrasting anime and Western media of similar premises, and, based on a specific…

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St. Pius V Corner: The Spiritual Warfare Of Shinji Ikari

Now, the more dearly a thing is loved according to nature, the more perfect it is to despise it, for the sake of Christ. Nothing is dearer to…

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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…

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Anime Review #59: Fireworks – Should We Watch It From The Side Or The Bottom?

There exist two classes of romance stories: on one side, there are the timeless, heartwarming stories which continue to captivate readers and enthrall them with the life, struggles…

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East Meets West #6: Digimon Adventure .vs. The Last Airbender

This week I continue my next batch of posts for the East Meets West series, dedicated to comparing/contrasting anime and Western media of similar premises, and, based on a specific…

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Anime Review #58: Konosuba – Legend Of Crimson

For a while now, fans of the popular isekai series Konosuba: God’s Blessing On This Wonderful World have been clamoring for a third season to follow up after…

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St. Pius V Corner: Freedom Of Insanity At Anime North

…a very bitter and fearsome war against the whole Catholic commonwealth is being stirred up by men bound together in a lawless alliance. These men do not preserve…

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Anime Review #56: Love Live: The School Idol Movie

Following the success of my venture into Love Live: School Idol Project, featuring the exploits of best girl Honoka Kousaka and the rest of μ’s as they sing…

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Anime Review #56: Laputa – Castle In The Sky

Almost 36 years ago, on 15 June 1985 (the feast of Sts. Vitus, Modesto and Crescentia) Studio Ghibli, one of the most well-renowned anime studios in the world,…

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East Meets West #5: Vatican Kiseki Chousakan .vs. Father Ted

This week I continue my next batch of posts for the East Meets West series, dedicated to comparing/contrasting anime and Western media of similar premises, and, based on a specific…

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The Traditional Catholic Weeb Speaks: Close Encounter With A Rukia Fangirl

Logistical reasons aside, the reason why, to this day, I refuse to watch Bleach is because I have a forlorn hate for Rukia Kuchiki, the show’s female protagonist;…

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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…

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Anime Review #55: Digimon Adventure 02 – Revenge Of Diablomon

Last November, I reviewed Hurricane Touchdown / The Golden Digimentals, the first flick from the Digimon Adventure 02 series which saw Daisuke and friends travel across America to…

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East Meets West #4: Super Mario Bros. Super Show .vs. Sonic X

This week I continue my next batch of posts for the East Meets West series, dedicated to comparing/contrasting anime and Western media of similar premises, and, based on a specific…

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Anime Review #54: Angel’s Egg (Or, WTH IS THIS: The Movie)

A most blessed Easter to my regular readers and followers! Once again we commemorate the resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ and his triumph over death. Through him,…

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The Traditional Catholic Weeb Speaks: Lucky Star Revisited

It’s not often that I write posts like this. But the fact of the matter is that last month I decided to revisit Kyoto Animation’s famous slice-of-life show,…

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Anime Review #53: Children Who Chase Lost Voices (From Deep Below)

Back in my university days, I remember watching a South Park episode called A Ladder To Heaven, where main characters Stan, Kyle and Eric build a “ladder” consisting…

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The Traditional Catholic Weeb Speaks: Con-troversies

I really don’t like to get involved with controversies related to anime conventions. Better things could be done like working on my technical skills or focusing on the…

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East Meets West #3: Boku No Hero Academia .vs. The Karate Kid

This week I continue my next batch of posts for the East Meets West series, dedicated to comparing/contrasting anime and Western media of similar premises, and, based on a specific…

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St. Pius V Corner: Amakusa Shiro, The Martyr?

It is quite true that the enemy has never, and never will, prevail against the Church. He has, however, succeeded in wresting from her bosom many of her…

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Anime Review #52: The Place Promised In Our Early Days

In my last three Anime Review posts, I looked at works created by acclaimed director Makoto Shinkai, known by some as the second Hayao Miyazaki for his charmingly…

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