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Sailor Moon is one of the first anime I’ve ever watched, and also one of the only 少年 (しょうねん、shōnen) I’ve ever enjoyed. Come to think of it, it’s probably the only shōnen I’ve ever enjoyed. I grew up in love with … Continue reading
Final Fantasy VII. Released in 1997, this PlayStation game has been called the best in the entire Final Fantasy series. It must have been a definite turnaround to have have a mobile game prequel (Before Crisis: Final Fantasy VII), CGI film … Continue reading
This is follow-up to “If language in Avatar was more realistic.” For decades, the rule of thumb for language (specially spoken language) in sci-fi/fantasy television has been: make communication between characters and easy. From Japanese shōjo anime like Sailor Moon and American shows like Superman: The Animated Series, … Continue reading
The language of the Avatar world isn’t very realistic. What if it was…? Continue reading