Hello everybody. Today is Wednesday, so you should be getting my normal mid-week rambling about Galaxy Express 999. But… well… this is a special post. It’s a post that I have been thinking about for probably three months. And after some shenaniganery that happened this weekend, well, it got pushed back from Saturday, when I […]Read More Reflections: How do I make a sexy headline about 100 posts?
Good morning, afternoon or evening where you are out there in internetland. It’s Sunday in my corner of the hinterlands, which means it’s time for another edition of The Otakusphere. It’s been a bizarre week out there in animeland. In particular, a bizarre start-up cropped up and claimed to have a plan to stream anime […]Read More The Otakusphere: Mecha, magical girls and my own shortcomings
It’s a bright, shiny Easter morning, and I have been gifted with chocolate and a week off from work. The start of my vacations always have so much promise. I’m going to watch anime. I’m going to blog. I’m going to get caught up on the 50 bagillion games that I have in my backlog. […]Read More The Otakusphere: Shinsengumi, old news and pining for an acorn
Welp, here I am. This is the 250th post to go up on In Search of Number Nine. I’m not sure if I should celebrate or if I should cry or if I should just hang my head in shame. Well I mean, I am writing about this, so let’s just celebrate. Woo woo. I […]Read More Reflections: What I’ve learned in 250 posts
I got some good news this week. After bemoaning that normally the anime films only come to Spokane or Seattle, I learned Weathering with You is actually playing right here, in the town I live in. So I don’t need to travel for five hours. Neat-o. Granted, I waited a bit too long before making […]Read More The Otakusphere: Different perspectives, #anitwitwatches and I can’t stop copying Crow,