I was first introduced to Junji Ito’s work when I was fifteen years old. I remember my friend talking non-stop about Uzumaki, and almost infecting us with her obsession with the spiral-themed manga. Our friendship group quickly devoured the series. While not everyone kept up with Ito over the years, I definitely did. I followed his… Continue reading The Art of Junji Ito: Twisted Visions Review
Death Mark is the first in an intended series of Spirit Hunter games. The game was developed by Experience and originally released on almost all consoles in Japan in 2017. In 2019 Aksys Games released the game in English for Switch, PS4, PS Vita and Steam. You play as a man who wakes up in a mansion… Continue reading Death Mark VN Review & Limited Edition Unboxing
Otaku Monthly Reads is a new feature that will be added to Two Happy Cats. At least, I hope, we’ll see how long I can keep it going! Just to give a quick overview of it, each month I’ll be selecting about three manga/ manhwa/ webtoons I’ve read that really stood out to me, whether… Continue reading Otaku Monthly Reads – October 2018
Hello! Hope everyone has been having a spook-tacular October. As it is the month of horror, I thought I’d theme my podcast around Otaku things that have given me the creeps. Next month’s episode will be a special one, but won’t be released until late November. In the meantime, I hope you enjoy this month’s episode!… Continue reading One Happy Otaku Podcast: Episode 4 – Spooky Time!
Shin Hayarigami is a Japanese horror visual novel that was released for PS Vita in 2014. In 2015, a Korean PS vita version was released, and in subsequent years Korean mobile company i-play has released the visual novel episodically. At the end of 2017, i-play released an episode in English, ‘Blind Man’. Unfortunately, the English… Continue reading Shin Hayarigami – Blind Man Review
During my February ‘Indie Developer’ Month, I reviewed the demo for GB Patch Games’ ‘Lake of Voices’. In my review, I talked about how excited I was for the game’s release, and I’m happy to announce the full game will be out on the 28 August, and it will be completely free! The GP Patch… Continue reading Lake of Voices Review – Who Will Survive the Long Night?
‘Perseverance’, by Tap It Studios, is a horror-drama visual novel, with various parts placing you in the shoes of different characters. For part 1, we’re introduced to husband, father and down-on-his-luck Jack. Jack’s day, no, Jake’s life isn’t going very well. His wife has had enough, his relationship with his 11 year old daughter is… Continue reading Perseverance: Part 1 | Review & Giveaway!
The winter anime season is coming to a close, and with it comes my full series reviews. Unfortunately this time there weren’t many series I was interested in, so this may be my only anime review for this month! Today we’ll be having a look at the Junji Ito Collection, to give some context to… Continue reading Junji Ito Collection Review ~ Not the Horror Anime We Wanted!
Today’s Indie Developer Feature is for ‘Lake of Voices’ an upcoming game by GB Patch. A few months ago I reviewed a game called XOXO Droplets by GB Patch. The game was quite unique, as a dating sim, our MC romanced guys who weren’t exactly Disney princes. Soon after I did that review I heard… Continue reading Lake of Voices Demo Review ~ It’s Dark, It’s Creepy, but wait! Is that a cute guy I have to protect!?
Juuni Taisen, or as I like to call it ‘Fruits Basket on Steroids’, has been one hell of a ride. The first episode introduced us to 12 individuals, representing the 12 signs of the Chinese Zodiac, who are forced into a killing game. Each participant has swallowed a poison ‘gem’. To win the game, one… Continue reading Juuni Taisen Episodes 2-4 ~ Everybody Clap Your Hands!