Tagged with Sengoku Basara

My favourite all-time anime?

My favourite all-time anime?


I recently did a mini Twitter poll to gauge what content people wanted to see more of and to my surprise the overwhelming response was… reviews. Admittedly I rolled anime, film and book reviews all into one so I’m taking a bit of a guess here by assuming you meant anime reviews (based on my … Continue reading

The many faces of Date Masamune


NB: Some of my earliest blogs no longer have their accompanying images but enjoy the copy! Or should that title be ‘The many eyepatches of Date Masamune’? Ha ha ha! *ahem* Ever noticed how there seem to be a lot of good-looking men in Japanese TV series and video games- specifically, young handsome samurai? I … Continue reading

And the winner is…


NB: Some of my earliest blogs no longer have their accompanying images but enjoy the copy! Oh my gosh, you lot really went to town with your votes for the cosplay competition! When the number of people who had seen the album through Facebook¬†reached 3000 in two days, I couldn’t believe it. This is, without … Continue reading

Interview with Patrick Seitz!


NB: Some of my earliest blogs no longer have their accompanying images but enjoy the copy! You might remember a commemorative post I wrote for the blog’s first birthday back in August 2012, where I said one of my goals for the next year was to interview some anime and video game voiceover actors. Well, … Continue reading

Stats, sex and samurai


NB: Some of my earliest blogs no longer have their accompanying images but enjoy the copy! I’ve been keeping an eye on my stats for a while now and learning how people come across the blog in the first place. In short, some of you have weird tastes. I thought I’d share some of the … Continue reading

Week 20: The Top Ten Men in Anime


NB: Some of my earliest blogs no longer have their accompanying images but enjoy the copy! For those of you who are new to the blog, allow me to explain the ‘purpose’ of this week’s post. A few weeks ago I ran a poll asking readers which special feature they would next like to see … Continue reading

Week 15: Win a book!


NB: Some of my earliest blogs no longer have their accompanying images but enjoy the copy! You may have seen this video floating around on my Facebook and Twitter for a few days. I am running a Q&A session and a winner will randomly chosen to win a copy of The Otaku Encyclopaedia. Questions will … Continue reading

Week 6: Date Masamune week!


NB: Some of my earliest blogs no longer have their accompanying images but enjoy the copy! Oh, you really should have seen this one coming. If you know me well enough, you will probably know that I have a not-so-secret historical obsession with a certain one-eyed samurai from Japanese history. As such, I decided to … Continue reading