Archive for the ‘My Comments Elsewhere’ Category

The Fansub Viewer’s Hypocritical Oath?

Sunday, March 2nd, 2008

I’ve seen writings by DrmChsr0 on fansubbing VS buying DVDs before, and a recent one is titled, “Addressing hypocrisy in regards to the fansub issue“. I’m not sure there’s all the kinds of hypocracy DrmChsr0 says, but there’s also a lot more out there which wasn’t said, so it must even out somehow.


“You got Cute in my Characterization!”

Monday, January 21st, 2008

“You got Characterization in my Cute!” They’d be great together, no?

Over at Mega Megane Moé, CCY writes about the concept of “moé” in the post, “Moé Rising: The line between cute and characterization“.


Why I Blog How I Blog

Saturday, January 19th, 2008

I left two similar comments tonight on blogs, so I’m putting them together here.


When is a duck not a duck?

Sunday, January 6th, 2008

I recently posted a comment on a topic about translated names in English dubs of Japanese anime.

While the first half of my comment deals with Japanese dubs, the more enjoyable part to write was on the topic of names which hold a meaning. Consider the opening of Randall Miyashiro’s post:


Higher Grade Material, Please

Tuesday, January 1st, 2008

Over at THAT Animeblog, an editorial by Crusader about low and high classes of fanservice generally reflects my own views: