Category Archives: Mawaru Penguindrum

Relating to an Anime Character Pt 1 – A Post Inspired by Frog-Kun

Pretty much what it says on the tin. Frog-Kun recently made a more personal post about the anime characters with which he has felt a “quasi-spiritual kinship”. Inspired, I’d like to do the same. I’m not sure I feel as … Continue reading

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What We Mean by Deconstruction – Tropes and How They’re Played With

Deconstruction is a word that I, and I think many others, bandy around a lot as an assumed self-explanatory recommendation. I think the word carries a lot of baggage though, and it’s a term that is widely misconstrued, so I’d … Continue reading

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