My Top Three Manga, Characters, and Songs

This is a continuation from last week.

Manga
-“Rayearth” by CLAMP (I’m linking to their Anime News Network page because their official site is in Japanese only)
-“Wish” by CLAMP
-“Nightschool” by Svetlana Chmakova

Characters

Akane Tendo

Akane Tendo

JD

JD

Fuu Hououji

Fuu Hououji

Songs
The Path of the Wind

I referred to the twinkly sound as pizzicato, but that’s not quite right. I don’t really know what to call it. What is that? Is it even strings? Xylophone? What?

Kazemakaze

Shell (Instrumental Version)

Finally, here’s the other episodes of this podcast I referenced.
Girl Power and the Stories We Don’t Tell
Vampire Anime

The Con G 2014 Con Report

And now, time for a very rambly podcast with Debs and Errol about Con G.

ConGLogo

This was the last-ever year of the convention, which had become a staple event for otaku in the area of Guelph, Ontario, Canada. (And I really wish I had gone while I had the chance!)



In this episode of the podcast, we talk about Totoro, Sherlock, Frozen, and…um…Con G? I told you it rambled.

Cumberdink Bandersnatch.  I don't trust this guy.

Cumberdink Bandersnatch. I don’t trust this guy.

Sherspock!

Sherspock!

For more Debs and Errol goodness, click here to get their latest album of geek music. You know you want to.

I wish... Totoro was my neighbour.

I wish… Totoro was my neighbour.

Multi-language Theme Song Covers

Welcome to the world (and I do mean “world”) of anime theme song covers.



Here’s the Sailor Moon theme song in German, Italian, and French:


This is “Shissou” (the ending theme song to Ouran HSSC) both in the original Japanese and the English cover:

And finally, a collection of different language versions of the Pokémon opening theme song.