*Rubs hands together* I smell a fanfiction ツ So, there is a theory doing the rounds of the BNHA universe where fans are claiming that Dabi is Shouto's older brother. Well, I'm not the type to take fan theories seriously enough to dedicate an entire blog post to it but something about this one makes my... Continue Reading →
The third episode of the much-hyped Boku no Hero Academia is here! Err.. actually this review is going to be a mash-up of more than just that episode. I am going to review episodes 3 and 4 so I can talk in continuity about the series of events. Starting up, the 3rd episode mostly revolves... Continue Reading →
Japan is dealing with what economists call a “demographic time bomb.” Through a vicious cycle of low fertility and low consumer spending, the country’s economy has gradually shrunk over the last 25 years. People are living longer, and they’re heaping greater social-security costs onto younger generations who aren’t having kids to replace them – thereby furthering the cycle.
Here are some of the most visible signs in daily life that the time bomb is ticking.
- There are now 68,000 people over 100 years old.
To put Japan’s widespread aging in perspective, 2017 marked the 47th straight year that the country has broken its own record for the number of centenarians, or people living past their 100th birthday.
In 2016, there were roughly 65,000 centenarians out of the total population of 127 million. The new total for 2017 stands at 67,824, The Asahi Shimbun reported in September. Japan has the highest…
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Sorry folks! ごめんなさい 미안합니다! I have been away from the blog for quite some time now so I suppose an apology is a befitting intro. I was tangled in a few real-life issues and hence, had no time to devote to my cherished, little blog. But I'm back now as is the season 3 of... Continue Reading →
Yet another successful episode from Violet Evergarden! Summary As unsuited Violet is to the job of an Auto Memory Doll, we see the conviction in her trying to understand the meaning of the word, "love". In episode 2, we get to meet other Auto Memory Dolls from Cattleya to Erica to Iris. The flagrant inability... Continue Reading →
Violet Evergarden - What is it about? As is clear from its eponymous name, Violet Evergarden is a story of a girl by the same name who has only known life as a child soldier following commands and being useful. After the war is over and after injuries that render her armless, she suddenly finds... Continue Reading →
Valentine's Day just whizzed past by and like always, I was the sad caricature of a single, 20 something trying to console myself for the lack of a love life by pretending to have a good day. Yes, I was jealous of my friends receiving chocolates from loved ones and going out to celebrate. So,... Continue Reading →
In one word : Breath-taking. Your Name is one of the very rare films that will last forever in the memories of everyone who has watched the magic of this film unfold on screen. A well crafted and splendidly animated love story that transcends time and boundaries, Your Name is a movie you should not... Continue Reading →
Among the abundant teenage protagonists and regular superpower themed animes, Recovery of an MMO Junkie is a breath of fresh air. It is refreshing, mature and puts NEETS in a whole new light, at least in my eyes. A short introduction! A short introduction to the story is due. So we have Morioka Moriko who... Continue Reading →