Oreimo AMV

My latest AMV creation featuring scenes from Oreimo. I wanted to focus mainly on the relationship between Kyosuke and Kuroneko and the tragedy behind it (yes, I ship them). Hope you enjoy it 🙂

Anime: Oreimo

Music: I Could Have Lied – Red Hot Chili Peppers

Misheard Anime Lyrics

So recently a friend of mine shared this video with me and I felt that I had to share it with you. Hope you guys get a good giggle out of it like I did!

Hellsing Ultimate AMV

So this is my latest AMV creation! I hope you guys enjoy watching it and please let me know what you think.

Anime: Hellsing Ultimate                                                                                                                               Music: Psychosocial [The Enigma TNG Remix] – Slipknot

What it means to be an Otaku

Naruto: One of the most famous and well known anime in the world
Naruto: One of the most famous and well known anime in the world [Image via HDW]
An Otaku is a person who is mostly a fan of Japanese culture. Being an Otaku can be quite an exciting (and expensive) lifestyle to live by today, especially since Otaku are quite a minority group around the world and in South Africa. Contrary to what others might believe, being called an Otaku in Japan is quite a derogatory term and these people are mostly looked down upon in society. Stereotypes associated with the modern geek in Western culture are also associated with Otaku, such as wearing glasses, being stuck in your room most of the time and always being on your computer. Society always places rules and expectations on people so it’s hard for some people to truly express themselves as an Otaku. Nevertheless, the Otaku culture is something that is embraced by many people in Western society and also has influences in many forms of media, such as movies and video games.

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