Nekopanchi

Another post taken from my comic blog  I was on a manga-related forum a while back, where there was this guy giving it the usual lip about how “western comics” were failing because they’re “all superheroes”, and how manga is “succeeding” because it “has variety”. He went on to astound us with the amazing news …

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Applied for JET

It was pretty last-minute this year (well apart from making the list on my phone months ago!), but I have applied for the JET programme again. This involves going to work in Japan for a year as an assistant language teacher. Almost all of the participants are from English-speaking countries and teach English in schools …

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Masa-kun

Went to see this guy in Cambridge last night: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8dhTzW98nDo  I have been told just posting the URL will make it a Youtube embed automatically. I’m not very confident Edit: What a surprise. It was a joint event organised by the Anglo-Japanese Society and the Anime Society (oh dear…). So obviously lots of tunes from …

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