Anime, Character Analysis, Dragon Ball, The Mind of a Character

Jiren: How Not to Handle an Antagonist

It still feels weird to me that Dragon Ball Super is over. Well, the anime at least. The manga is still going, but... well, my patience for that version has reached an end. Oddly enough, though, I have a fondness for Super. Yes, the writing averages out around mediocre and the animation is very up… Continue reading Jiren: How Not to Handle an Antagonist

Anime, Attack on Titan, Character Analysis, The Mind of a Character

Gabi Braun: Creating a Controversy The Right Way

*MAJOR SPOILERS FOR ATTACK ON TITAN AHEAD!! READ WITH CAUTION!!* Bear with me for a second as I set the stage, would you? It's 2013. Attack on Titan's first season is mid-swing. The hype is unreal. Everyone's watching it, everyone's talking about it. But for some reason, there aren't many characters that people can actually… Continue reading Gabi Braun: Creating a Controversy The Right Way

Character Analysis, The Mind of a Character

Reiner Braun: Broken By the World

Damn, dude. After so many years, Attack on Titan is finally going to end. It's sad, but it's also incredible. It feels like we're watching a modern classic unfold right in front of us. It truly feels like something momentous is happening. Unless the show somehow seriously dropped the ball in the weeks between me… Continue reading Reiner Braun: Broken By the World