Manga/Anime Memorandum

random thoughts on manga and anime

MAMORU OSHII book review [nonfiction] Part 48, Storyboard of Talking Head

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MAMORU OSHII book review [extra] A FLEDGING PRODUCER'S DIARY

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 22, ANGEL'S EGG (ANIMAGE BUNKO)

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 21, YUBAE SAKUSEN

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MAMORU OSHII book review [nonfiction] Part 47, ANGEL'S EGG GUIDEBOOK

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MAMORU OSHII book review [nonfiction] Part 46, STRANGE TALES, TACHIGUISHI RETSUDEN

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MAMORU OSHII book review [nonfiction] Part 45, AVALON PRE-PRODUCTION BOOK

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MAMORU OSHII book review [nonfiction] Part 44, MAMORU OSHII IN POLAND

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MAMORU OSHII book review [nonfiction] Part 43, AVALON MAKING BOOK

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MAMORU OSHII book review [nonfiction] Part 42, THE ANALYSIS OF GHOST IN THE SHELL

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MAMORU OSHII analysis: WHAT ARE THE LYRICS OF UTAI ABOUT?

I think that the lyrics of this iconic anime song tend to be misunderstood. Here are my thoughts on the lyrics. The original lyrics 吾が舞へば麗し女 酔ひにけり 吾が舞へば照る月 響むなり 結婚に 神天降りて夜は明け 鵺鳥鳴く aga maeba kuwashim…

MAMORU OSHII book review: INDEX

nonfiction filmography and career My Dear, Hayao Miyazaki 1984 Roman Album PERSONA 1996 Complete Works of Mamoru Oshii 1996 My Dear, Mamoru Oshii 1998 INNOCENCE Material Book 2004 Rely on Others 2008 1968: The Roots 2016 layouts Methods fr…

MAMORU OSHII book review [nonfiction] Part 41, Ein Brief von den Hunden

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MAMORU OSHII book review [nonfiction] Part 40, 1968

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 20, GARM WARS

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 19, ZOMBIE DIARY 2

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 18, ZOMBIE DIARY

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 17, GIANT KILLING

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 16, BOW-WOW MEIJI RESTORATION

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 15, KERBEROS PANZER JÄGER

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 14, SERAPHIM

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 13, THE GIRL OF HARAHARA TOKEI

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 12, PAX JAPONICA

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 11, RAINY DOGS

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 10, TACHIGUISHI RETSUDEN

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 09, AVALON GREY LADY

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 08, NIGHT OF THE BEASTS

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 07, PANZER COP PART 2

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 06, PATLABOR TOKYO WAR

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MAMORU OSHII book review [fiction] Part 05, DRAGON RETRIEVER

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