A Super Short Yet Special Announcement

It’s barely been a month since I restarted my blog, and there’s already a big change happening! 😛 Hi there and I just wanted to make a quick and exciting announcement regarding my blogging endeavors and a sort of update on what’ll happen on this blog from here on out. I want to keep this ...

Learning How Parenthood Works Through Anime

You may be asking, “why is a 17-year-old teenager talking about parenting and children out of all things?”. Good question. Short answer is pretty much that I’ve watched some fantastic shows that involve a parent/guardian-child relationship, a recent example being the currently airing Gakuen Babysitters, and while it warms my heart to see said relationship develop throughout ...

Favorites (and Least Favorites) of the Winter 2018 Season So Far

I didn’t get the chance to make a series of first impressions posts at the beginning of the new Winter 2018 season, but let me say that I’m loving a lot of the shows so far… and also being too lazy to watch some. 😛 When it comes to newly airing anime seasons, I say ...

Need Some J-Music Suggestions?

Ever since I got back into anime about a year ago, I started to become very much interested in the musical side of it such as the openings, endings and soundtracks. Not only do I listen to said OPs/EDs/OSTs pretty frequently now, but I began to dive deeper into the various bands and artists behind ...

The Extremely Talented Seiyuu Cast Behind Pop Team Epic

The Winter 2018 anime season brought in a very bizarre and meme-worthy parody-based comedy show called Pop Team Epic, adapted by Kamikaze Douga and originally a digital manga written and illustrated by bkub Ookawa. While the internet and meme fanatics are loving the silliness of these two, I’m not a big fan of this show. I ...

What Went Well and Wrong in Recent Love Live Events

While I was away from the blog for the past month, I still caught up with what’s going on around the Love Live universe, as I do run a LL-based Instagram account (which you can follow me @shukadaily yes I really did change my username to that). And let me tell you, the month of ...

Hi Again

First off, let me introduce myself again. My name is Alfredo, or you can call me Alfred or Al, and I’m a 17-year-old guy from the San Francisco Bay Area, California who enjoys writing about anime and various parts of the Japanese entertainment culture, loves watching sports such as basketball and baseball, a pretty diverse ...