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Yorknew Arc: A Complex Game of Cat, Spider, and Hisoka

I'm gonna come out and say it: this is my favorite Hunter X Hunter arc. Sure, the Chimera Ant arc is incredible and all! And there's a lot to love in the Election arc! But this? This, in my opinion, is peak HxH! Now armed with Nen, Gon and Killua make their way to Yorknew… Continue reading Yorknew Arc: A Complex Game of Cat, Spider, and Hisoka

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The Simplistic Beauty of Monkey D. Luffy

Spoilers head for One Piece. Granted, all the things that I'll be spoiling happened years ago now (god damn is this series long). But given how many people are using their time in quarantine to catch up, I figured I'd give the warning regardless. If you do decide to read, I hope you enjoy. There… Continue reading The Simplistic Beauty of Monkey D. Luffy

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Heavens Arena Arc: Stepping into True Shounen

Not gonna lie: while I enjoyed the previous two arcs, this was where Hunter X Hunter really grabbed me. Cause this shit is rad as hell, dude! After rescuing Killua, Gon and the others split up to do their own thing until they meet up again in Yorknew. In the meantime, Killua decides to help… Continue reading Heavens Arena Arc: Stepping into True Shounen

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Why Rent-A-Girlfriend Works

A story's setting is rarely the most important thing. Generally speaking, characters and plot take center stage over the world itself. But in certain cases, the setting can pose a bit of a problem for the story itself. A problem that most rom-com stories fall into. Which is why Rent-A-Girlfriend is such a breath of… Continue reading Why Rent-A-Girlfriend Works

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Hunter X Hunter Arc 2: The Zoldyck Manor

This is its own arc. Not part of the Hunter Exam. Fight me. Right after Killua murdered a dude and failed the Hunter Exam, Gon, along with Kurapika and Leorio, head off to find him. Their quest takes them to the Zoldyck family manor, where all manner of trials await them. Can Gon rescue Killua… Continue reading Hunter X Hunter Arc 2: The Zoldyck Manor