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Samurai feast at Sengoku Buyuuden Cafe!

Samurai feast at Sengoku Buyuuden Cafe!


Apparently, I am so obsessed with samurai that I will literally travel to the other side of the world to visit the Sengoku Buyuuden cafe, a samurai themed cafe in Tokyo. The Sengoku era, otherwise known as the ‘warring states’ period thanks to the samurai warlords who were constantly fighting for land and power, is one of the … Continue reading

Miracle Train: miraculous anime or train wreck?

Miracle Train: miraculous anime or train wreck?


It’s time for another anime review! The focus this week is on Miracle Train -Ōedo-sen e Yōkoso, a 13-episode series from 2009. The formula is relatively simple: ‘troubled ladies’ unwittingly board a magic train running through the Oedo line on the Tokyo Underground, where personified versions of some of your favourite tube stops have to solve their problems. … Continue reading