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SOTBNerdy: Let’s Talk Welcome to the NHK

Over the past few months, I’ve taken a deep dive into anime readily available on services such as FunimationNow and CrunchyRoll. I have subscriptions, so I might as well use them. After watching Evangelion, I began and finished Serial Experiments Lain. While I may talk about Lain at a later date, the TL;DR version is that I felt […]

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SOTBNerdy: The Ono to My Haruo

Spoiler Alert: This piece talks about the Netflix-licensed series Hi Score Girl. If you haven’t hipped yourself to it, please do so.  When you meet The One, you know. An oldie but a goodie Usually, it hits you like a ton of bricks. For me, it hit me like Eddy Gordo’s capoeira. While courting my […]

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SOTBNerdy: My Complicated History with Evangelion

SPOILER ALERT: I try to avoid spoilers as much as I can. However, this piece will contain spoilers for the anime Neon Genesis Evangelion. This one may also spoil some of the history and mythos of the series. You’ve been warned. Today, Netflix did something that shows their dedication to anime, albeit in a Netflix-y […]

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SOTBNerdy: Shaman King

Back during the end of my middle school years, I started getting more into anime and manga. Granted, I always had anime fascinations; Dragon Ball Z‘s Ocean Dub, along with stuff like Pokemon and Gundam Wing kept me enthralled with their stories. However, it wasn’t until I hit puberty that my, to borrow a term from Bennett […]

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SOTBNerdy: An Interview With @BennettTheSage

Editor’s Note: If you know me, you know that I pretty much consider myself an otaku. I try to keep up with the latest anime (sometimes better than others) and relive the classics and “classics” because anime is a way that I have connected with friends and others. Anime has been a constant in my […]

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Quickie Retro Review: Panty & Stocking with Garterbelt

Gainax (and Gainax offspring) has a habit of brainbleaching the fuck out of its anime, and fans of said anime.  From Eva‘s original ending to the Gunbuster OVA to the abrupt coming-of-age (pun intended) of Naota in FLCL to Rebuild of Evangelion‘s purported lack of an end, if you want mindfucks, choose Gainax. Seriously guys! It’s been three […]

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