Anime Synopsis: Occult Academy

Thursday, 29 July 2010, 8:01 | Author : Ludovico
Category : Newly Released Anime

Maya is not amused.  Her estranged father has just passed away, leaving behind his life’s work – a mountaintop academy devoted to the study of the occult and supernatural phenomenon, all of which Maya hates utterly.  At his funeral, a recording of the deceased principal accidentally summons a spirit to possess his corpse, and Maya […]

Summer 2010 Anime Recommendations

Thursday, 29 July 2010, 8:00 | Author : Ludovico
Category : Newly Released Anime

So the new anime season is out.  As before, I watched the new anime releases, thought long and hard about the various shows, and carefully selected my three top picks of the season.  Three shows that I could recommend to nearly any anime fan.  Yet once I had made my picks, there was something wrong […]

Getting Started: Expensive Tools

Thursday, 22 July 2010, 8:00 | Author : Kricket
Category : Learn about Cosplay

As promised, we will now reveal the most luxurious sewing tools for those of you who would would like to take this hobby to the next level.  Through the acquisition of these items, you will transform your sewing area into a professional workspace.  Due to the size of these items, we recommend that you designate […]

Getting Started: Intermediate Tools

Thursday, 15 July 2010, 8:00 | Author : Kricket
Category : Learn about Cosplay

Assuming you have gained some familiarity with the basic tools, this second set of recommendations will complete your collection of “essential” sewing tools. Although this comprehensive list is intended to introduce you to new tools, I am not suggesting that every item should be purchased.  Several items are only useful in a single situation and […]

Getting Started: Beginner Tools

Thursday, 8 July 2010, 12:00 | Author : Kricket
Category : Learn about Cosplay

So you’ve inherited your first sewing machine, purchased fabric, and are now ready to start sewing your first cosplay costume – the question is, are you missing anything? *  *  *  *  * Fabric stores carry an abundance of sewing tools (commonly referred to as notions) but I have found that only a few items […]