Konnichiwa! As we wrap up this week, so does this series come to a close as we discuss Rii, the mother figure of the girls in Gakkou Gurashi. Rii is the eldest among them, and she has a special place in the group. She helps keep them fed, the supplies stocked, manages their gardens, and overall she makes sure that their life at the school is as normal as possible. While the world is falling apart around them, Rii is there, keeping a careful eye … Read more Exploring Family with Gakkou Gurashi (Part 3)
Continuing on the theme of family in Gakkou Gurashi, another important aspect of familial relationships is encouragement. The world of the four girls is a bleak one: populated by the undead bearing the terrible infection, and their only immediate goals are survival. They don’t know how long they’ll survive in their school, or if any help will come at all. They have enough supplies to last them for a long time, but it’s a constant struggle to keep their supply stocked while avoiding the zombies … Read more Exploring Family in Gakkou Gurashi (Part 2)
Konnichiwa! Welcome to a new day, the closing of a week! Weekends are a high schooler’s best friend! Unless there’s a test, of course. But anyways, speaking of school, there are a lot of school-related anime out there. Off the top of my head, I can think of Toradora!!, My Little Monster, Say ‘I Love You’, Angel Beats, Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun, and that’s not even scratching the surface! A big reason that there are so many school-related anime (outside of the fact that most anime viewers … Read more Exploring Family with Gakkou Gurashi (Part 1)
Ohayo gozaimatsu! A new day, a new week! I know that school starts for some of you today, as it does for me, so I thought “What’s the best way to help my readers as they’re going to school?” Obvious answer: give them anime! So for today’s post, I’d like to highlight my Top Five Anime to Watch While You’re in School! And yes, I enjoy capital letters. Don’t judge.