September 2020 was an incredibly difficult month for me. The new job I had started had too many issues to count, I was in and out of doctor’s appointments trying to work out severe stomach cramps I was getting at 3am in the morning so wasn’t sleeping at all and one of my cats was… Continue reading One Angry Otaku Deals With Stolen Content
On 31 August 2015 I published my first blog post. Back then the blog was called ‘Kuro Sama Reviews’, and I reviewed anything and everything – from anime to Tom Cruise films. Over the last five years a lot has changed in my blog, and as I’m writing this I wonder if I should really… Continue reading Celebrating Five Years of Blogging
When I was in high school and just starting to get into anime, find merchandise of my favourite shows was like finding a needle in a haystack. Outside of conventions, not many stores sold anime stuff, the only one near me was a stationary store called that I’m pretty sure sold unlicensed products. So I… Continue reading A Guide to Otaku Shopping in Sydney
Over the last few weeks I’ve slowly been easing myself in the blogging game, and it’s been a lot harder than I thought it would be. When I was on my hiatus, I always imagined just opening WordPress and the latest blog post would magically flow from my fingers. But it’s been the exact opposite,… Continue reading How I Write Reviews – Sorting My Thoughts & Airing My Feelings
In my last trip to Japan, at the top of my shopping list was to buy some craft kits. I ended up being overwhelmed by the incredible variety there were in massive stores like Loft and Tokyu Hands. But amongst all the choices, I fell in love with a series called PAPER THEATRE by Ensky.… Continue reading Reviewing Ensky PAPER THEATRE – Craft Time!
Wow, it’s been seven long months since I’ve been on this blog. Needless to say my hiatus extended far longer than I ever anticipated. I almost don’t know what to say. As I guess in my hiatus post, I’ve been absolutely wiped out from full time work. I get home, my brain is numb and… Continue reading How Time Flies…
Yes, it’s time for another hiatus with Two Happy Cats. This time it’s a positive one rather than a break because of burn out! I’ve been offered a temporary full time position at my workplace. I’ve been working there part time since late March this year. I must have been doing a good job as… Continue reading Another (Kinda) Hiatus – July to December 2019
Starting off a blog can be a daunting task, made even worse when you try to get some tips online. There’s hundreds of books, very expensive online courses and thousands more webpages dedicated to telling you exactly how to make the ‘best most successful blog that ever existed’. But when I started up my blog… Continue reading Three ‘Blogging Success’ Tips I Never Followed
In December of last year, indie developers Moral Anxiety Studios released their second game, Tales From Windy Meadow. You may remember me mentioning them on my blog, as in February, of the same year, I interviewed them about the game and development process. The game follows three characters who live in the village Windy Meadow, the game… Continue reading Tales From Windy Meadow Game Review
I confess, during my trip to Japan I bought way too much otaku merchandise. But rather than show every single thing I bought, I thought it’d be easier and more enjoyable to compact it into my top five favourite purchases. There’s quite a variety within the top five, and surprisingly enough, four of the five… Continue reading My Top 5 Otaku Souvenirs from Japan!