The original Fullmetal Alchemist anime is compositionally gorgeous. All of the shots are well framed and it never feels as if there's any wasted space, all the camera angles are dynamic, it tries new things all the time. Then we have FMAB, which just looks like the blandest thing possible. To prove, this point, I'm … Continue reading Why FMA is Better Than FMAB in Two Shots
Recently, I've been in, well, let me be frank. I've been in a state of extreme frustration and anxiety over this blog. Anime and especially talking about anime is something that I'm really passionate about, and, recently I've been having fantastic luck at finding new favorites (such as Akage no Anne and Touch) and just … Continue reading Everything Dead, It’s All Cancelled, Here’s to a New Tomorrow.
Yesterday I made a really upbeat post about my blog's 2nd anniversary. Today I'll make a really depressing post (for me at least) about the stress and ultimate burn out this month is causing me. When I decided to do this one post a day for a whole month I wanted to use it to … Continue reading Burnout September
On my blog's first anniversary I didn't do a post. I didn't really think it was earned, considering how little I actually wrote in that year. But in 2018 my productivity has skyrocketed, and since I'm doing a post every day this month, I decided, well, why the hell not? I actually don't know what … Continue reading It’s TTI(N)A’s second birthday!
In reviews, there's this weird thing across the board where writers will refer to the quality of the visual elements of a work as, "good art" or "bad art." But I'm a bit confused by this phrase. And by that I mean, I don't get what it's actually supposed to be conveying. I would hope … Continue reading What Does “Good Art” or “Bad Art” Even Mean?
I don't hate 4-koma manga. I can name at least two good ones. But, I have a massive problem with them. When it comes to any medium I care a lot about the technical aspects. I want anime to have great animation, I want movies to have interesting shot composition, and in comics, I want … Continue reading 4-Koma Manga Suck, Here’s Why
For the longest time, I was in a mindset to watch everything. I want to see every good anime and I'm always afraid that if I skip out on something then I'll be missing something that I may like. But recently when I was doing Drop Watch Hold 2017, I realized that this is in and of … Continue reading How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Not Watch Everything