Gamers! Keita Chiaki

Enjoying Your Media Solo (That is Not a Bad Thing)

As with many hobbies, the deeper and more intimate your passion goes, eventually you will hone in on what you like precisely like. You find that you talk more with someone who shares a similar breadth or depth of knowledge that you have.   Let’s take Anime for example: You prefer mystery and suspense over action and romance. For mystery and suspense, you prefer serious stories over lighter fare. You [ . . . ]

The Great Passage group

Your Unique Passion: Encouragement from The Great Passage

In this Fall 2016 Anime season, there is an anime that is may fly under the standard Anime radar. The show does not contain high-intensity action, over-the-top slapstick comedy, or unbelievable science fiction tech, but rather a normal, everyday modern life involving adult characters. It is The Great Passage/Fune wo Amu, an anime based of a novel by Shion Miura. Overview of The Great Passage/Fune wo Amu Airing on the [ . . . ]

Gaia Point

Balancing Money for Your Hobbies

Some of you who are Anime and/or Video Game fans might be also audiophiles, or at least want better equipment to enjoy your shows and games. Maybe you have browsed audiophile sites and maybe lurked at some forums and got super jealous at others’ fancy and pricey equipment. You also may have noticed that the price of equipment is rather high, and certainly out of most of your budget ranges [ . . . ]