You know you watch too much anime when… (part 5)

You’ve got mail!

You’ve got mail!

The headline on this CNN story and the story itself makes you think of Shigofumi. In fact, my guess is that the creators of the show were inspired by news stories like this.

You can read the letter here. It’s not exactly from the beyond the grave, though…but now it’s being used as evidence. And I wonder (Shigofumi 1 spoiler here): [spoiler] if Ayase will be brought to justice in the same way…[/spoiler]

Author: gendomike

Michael lives in the Los Angeles area, and has been into anime since he saw Neon Genesis Evangelion in 1999. Some of his favorite shows include Full Metal Alchemist, Honey and Clover, and Welcome to the NHK!. Since 2003 he has gone to at least one anime convention every year. A public radio junkie, which naturally led to podcasting, he now holds a seminary degree and is looking to become Dr. Rev. Otaku Bible Man any day now. Michael can be reached at You can also find his Twitter account at @gendomike.

4 thoughts on “You know you watch too much anime when… (part 5)

  1. I hope she’s NEVER brought to justice. I love psychotic characters especially when they get away with their crimes. I’m going to root for her for the rest of the show. Thanks for introducing the show, Michael.

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