Good Ol’ Review: Makoto Shinkai’s Ethereal and Universal Your Name

Your Name Kimi no Na Wa

No spoilers.

It’s not hard to see why Makoto Shinkai’s Your Name (Kimi no Na wa/君の名は。) has managed to captivate audiences around the world. The hype and buzz surrounding the film is well deserved and further solidifies Shinkai’s place in the future of Japanese animation and filmmaking. Continue reading

The Amazing Race Philippines vs The World (DryedMangoez Edition 13) – Leg 2 – Japan

IntroductionMeet the All-StarsLeg 1Leg 2Leg 3Leg 4ALeg 4BLeg 5Leg 6Leg 7Leg 8Leg 9Leg 10Leg 11Leg 12

Leg 2 – I’m Gonna Knock Your Block Off!


The 2nd Leg begins as teams must ride the Shinkansen from Kyoto to the city of Takasaki. Once there, they must make their way to the Shorinzan Daruma Temple for their next clue.

That clue reveals the first Duel Duel of the Race! Continue reading