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FanimeCon 2015: Days 0/1 – Thursday/Friday

FanimeCon 2015: Days 0/1 – Thursday/Friday

Will I finish this convention series in a reasonable timeframe? My unfinished Sakuracon and AniMinneapolis write-ups point to no.

Spring 2015 So Far – Some Shows Worth Watching

Spring 2015 So Far – Some Shows Worth Watching

I’m six episodes into the 13 shows I haven’t yet dropped, so I figured I’d bestow my perfect opinions upon those of ya who aren’t lucky enough to be me.

AniMinneapolis 2015: Dashcon 2 Minnesota Boogaloo (Part 1)

AniMinneapolis 2015: Dashcon 2 Minnesota Boogaloo (Part 1)

First AniMinneapolis, and hopefully my last. For the record, this is the second-largest anime con in the state, right behind Anime Detour. We Minnesotans… don’t have a lot going for us.

Help puddi win a PS4

Help puddi win a PS4

Because I’m a lazy piece of shit.

[Funimation vs Fansubbing] High School DxD BorN (Episode 03)

[Funimation vs Fansubbing] High School DxD BorN (Episode 03)

Breasts or nipples? Come now, DxD. You know we’re gonna choose both.

Subtitle Comparison: [Crunchyroll vs FFF] Kyoukai no Rinne (Episode 05)

Subtitle Comparison: [Crunchyroll vs FFF] Kyoukai no Rinne (Episode 05)

Sometimes the fansubs win.

The State of Fansubbing (It’s Dead)

The State of Fansubbing (It’s Dead)

Nothing I say here should particularly come as a surprise to anyone who’s been keeping track of the scene. But this is the only site left where you can have an open-door discussion on the subject, so let’s open the fucking doors.

Officialsubs Review: [Crunchyroll] Shokugeki no Soma (Episode 05)

Officialsubs Review: [Crunchyroll] Shokugeki no Soma (Episode 05)

This is the best anime of the season, so I figure there’s value in getting this review done while I’m not struggling with forward motion.

Short Subtitle Comparison: [Funimation vs Mori] Ame-iro Cocoa (Episode 03)

Short Subtitle Comparison: [Funimation vs Mori] Ame-iro Cocoa (Episode 03)

I know you’re thinking this post is just filler, and you’re entirely right.

[Various] Spring 2015 Disqualifications – Unedited Official Scripts

[Various] Spring 2015 Disqualifications – Unedited Official Scripts

In a time where fansubs are struggling to prove their relevance to viewers, releases like these aren’t exactly helping. Remember to donate to these groups though; it takes a lot of money to do nothing!