Category Archives: Miscellaneous

everything that does not belong in editorials or anime



Sai Mecha: The Super Dimensional Robot Tournament!

I’ve started a little side project, inspired a bit by International Sai Moe, to have fans choose mecha to compete with each other in a tournament. This is a new thing and I’ll be learning as I go but it should hopefully be a fun tournament for all involved. Nominations will open tonight at 12am […]

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2011 Spring Anime Season Preview

Welcome to T.H.A.T. Anime Blog’s spring 2011 season preview. A whole bunch of new shows are coming out in the upcoming season, as well as second seasons of several more. The THAT team’s expectations and predictions below the cut. Preview information comes from Scamp’s Spring 2011 chart, Neregate’s chart, ANN, MAL, and/or Wikipedia. The traditional […]

Also posted in Season Previews, Site News | 100 Responses

The Earthquake and Tsunami in Japan

A brief moment of serious business here. On Friday local time a massive 8.9 earthquake struck off the northeast coast of Japan, causing damage and leading to a tsunami that has caused even more. The situation is still ongoing, and I recommend following your preferred news source for better details than I can provide (Al […]

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Mein Admiral! My Favorite Character in LoGH and Possibly All of Anime

(The much delayed third of three posts on Legend of the Galactic Heroes. As they will cover the entirety of the series, there will be spoilers. Also included at the end of the post is a listing of interesting posts that other authors have written on the series.) I had intended to write this post […]

Also posted in Editorial, Legend of the Galactic Heroes | 16 Responses

Interstellar Flight: Watching Anime with Fellow Fans over the Internet

My anime and manga hobby is too, a social activity. It isn’t quite enough for me to watch a show by myself and be content to enjoy it by myself then move to the next one. I derive a lot of gratification sharing the experience with others. It is why blogging is so enjoyable for […]

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Koumajou Densetsu II: Professional Seiyuu on a Doujin Game? Hell Yes.

Eri Kitamura, Satomi Sato, Aya Endo, Rina Sato, Miyuki Sawashiro, Haruka Tomatsu. Yes, these are all top notch Seiyuu. Yes, they are ALL in Koumajou Densetsu II: Stranger’s Requiem. How did the creators of the game, Frontier Aja, manage to get all of them on board? We’ll never really know. All that matters is that […]

Also posted in Games, Touhou | 13 Responses

Tomoe says hi.

Tomoe says Hi.

Also posted in Site News | 41 Responses

A Very, Very Late Look at Some of C78’s Music Pickings – Part 1 Out of Who Knows…

If I actually listened to everything from C78, this would be my position for… a very long time. Let me say that I’m a BIG Doujin music fan. I can’t say I’m more than that, because I certainly don’t prioritize that above anything else, but listening to Doujin music is definitely pretty high on my […]

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My Genshiken

My Genshiken is real. It exists. It can’t replicate it in meatspace, thought it can come pretty close. But my Genshiken is indeed real. You might even be part of it.

Also posted in Editorial, Life | Tagged , , , | 23 Responses

Great Teacher Onizuka episodes 04 and 05 – Revenge is a Dish Best Served By a Grown Man in a Schoolgirl Uniform

The Revengening After the first photoshopped poster in the school commons, the Axis of Douche continues its campaign against Onizuka and even expands the conflict to try and take out Yoshikawa. The level of this bullying astounds in both technical sophistication and sheer brutality, with different factions favoring each. New photoshopping weapons have been deployed, […]

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