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Smile Precure in Kyoto & Osaka – Miyuki’s ULTRA HAPPY! Wait, she’s not.

Kansai is an ULTRA HAPPY place!

Kansai is an ULTRA HAPPY place!

Greetings!  I’m X10A_Freedom on MyAnimeList and @Kanadebestcure on Twitter.  I am honoured to be guest posting on Moe-Alternative on the subject of Smile Precure locations!  I will be covering Smile Precure Episodes 13-14 where they go on a school trip to Kyoto and Osaka.

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The VHS Era – Riding Bean / 1989

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I like cars, and I like guns. I especially love short OVA’s filled with action and zany anime cliches.

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It’s Easier Than You’d Think.

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I love blogging, and I love certain things that happen to be Japanese; so it would make sense that I write here at the lovely 燃えAlternative right? In this article, I will talk about the pursuit of learning the foreign language that is Japanese from my own experiences a bit.

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A SENSITIVE SUBJECT

It's time to get your bible and your shotgun, anime hobbyists are under attack.

It’s time to get your bible and your shotgun, anime hobbyists are under attack.

With the recent uproar among video game enthusiasts over the various “GamerGate” controversies and events, the just as varied social justice advocates have taken it upon themselves to trash the anime hobby simply because of the select few that use anime avatars on twitter.

I’m very curious about the cause of this hysteria; where even the mere hint, the gleam of an Azusa-chan avatar could send a grown person into a hateful tirade over a very small but vocal group of online nerds.

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An Insight on Storytelling

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With any kind of media, the weight and subsequent value of a good storyline can make or break most concepts. Originality has some factor in this; however a well written rehashed concept is still better than an original concept/soon to be flop because the story can’t hold itself together. It’s a “the worst of the best is far better than the best of the worst” situation that all content creators and their producers deal with all the time. Objectively and alternatively, a bad story made with heart is still better than manufactured “good” story.

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The Best Anime of 2013 Awards!

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At long last, the time has finally come, once again, to celebrate this year’s top anime; let it be a celebration of creativity, of storytelling and of artistic talent. Buckle down and enjoy this wondrous ceremony!

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