Author: Katriel Paige

For nearly two decades, Katriel has been learning about Japanese cultures and sacred cultures - at first becoming curious thanks to fandom and shows like Sailor Moon. Now, Katriel presents series analyses of anime and game series, such as Persona, and overviews of cultural aspects such as poetry, aesthetics, and sacred cultures.
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Kino’s Journey Revisited

There has been a lot of playing to nostalgia lately in pop culture, but no more so than in Hollywood. For example, the Gunsmith Cats…

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Ancient Magus’ Bride, Depression, and Hope

When I first started watching The Ancient Magus’ Bride on Crunchyroll, I was struck by how it began. Here was a protagonist so far in…

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