Category Archives: Reviews

J-Drama Review: We Married as a Job

So this drama was recommended to me by one of my Japanese tutors after I told her I enjoyed romcoms like Hotaru no Hikari and Last Cinderella. She said it was really popular and another friend in Japan confirmed that this … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Fullmetal Alchemist

I’m back again with another review for an iconic anime that everyone but me has watched. As someone who has watched very few animes in this genre (and few in general), I thought I could bring in a fresh perspective. As … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Death Note

Yes, this was my first time watching Death Note. I’m more of a casual anime watcher and have seen about 20 shows in the past 5 years, so I don’t watch too often. I’m also more of a shoujo/josei fan, so aside from … Continue reading

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Anime Review: Michiko to Hatchin (Michiko and Hatchin)

So… this is my first attempt at reviewing an anime. I’m not an avid watcher of anime, but I fell in love with this one hard. I was inspired enough to try and spread the love with a review. I’ve … Continue reading

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JapanesePod101: Newbie Series – “Nihongo Doujo” Review

  JapanesePod101 has been a resource ESSENTIAL to my Japanese learning from the beginning. It’s certainly not a stand alone resource, but it has helped me in so many different ways. It has taught me about the culture, helped me perfect my … Continue reading

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J-Drama Review: Ohitorisama (おひとりさま)

Yes, I’m a drama addict and I’ve stated this fact several times before. So I’ve decided to start something new by reviewing J-Dramas right after I’ve finished them. This is my first time doing a thorough drama review, and I’m … Continue reading

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Learn to write in Japanese with Lang-8!

Not so fast kids! Don’t let the title mislead you! This is for anyone who is learning Japanese, comfortable with their hiragana and katakana, and a bit past the newbie stage. The site may be a bit intimidating since it’s not really tailored to the … Continue reading

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Highly Anticipated J-Dramas and Movie of 2011+ Recently Watched List

School is officially OUT baby!!!! YATTA!!! Now that I have loads of time on my hands it’s about time I catch up with Asian entertainment. It’s no secret that I have a special fixation on Korean Dramas (which I will be … Continue reading

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