Monthly Archives: September 2020

[Analysis] One Piece – Wano And Japanese Mythology

Throughout the Wano Kuni Arc, Japanese folklore and mythology has been a characteristic driving force behind the stories being told. The country of Wano itself is deeply inspired by Japan and its environments. Many Japanese folklore and mythological creatures and … Continue reading

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One Piece Chapter 991 – Akazaya Nine VS Kaido

Their conviction, regret and swords have been carried across twenty years, all with the hopes of culminating into such a moment where they are able to bear their very hearts through the blades they now direct against the existence responsible … Continue reading

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[Theory] One Piece – Monet Undercover: Punk Hazard

When you think about how the relationship between Monet and Caesar began it starts to become curious when exactly it did commence. The story implies Monet joined Caesar after he escaped the Marines and returned to Punk Hazard but when … Continue reading

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[Theory] One Piece – Monet Undercover: The Beast Pirates

Seeing as the Beast Pirates were susceptible to spies joining their ranks or affiliates (X Drake and Kyoshiro), other factions may have sent undercover agents to join the Beast Pirates. One person I can see stationing a member of their … Continue reading

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Kaiju No. 8 Chapter 8-11 – Hiding In Plain Sight

Apart from the Defense Force being aware of an increase in activity by the Kaiju, they appear oblivious to the extent of the Kaiju’s true capabilities. Furthermore, would the Kaiju have lulled the human race into such a frozen state … Continue reading

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[Theory] One Piece – Doflamingo’s Undercover Agent: Monet

The keeper of chaos. The broker of darkness. The agent of secrets. The mediator of devastation. The supplier of power. The shadow of the Tenryuubito. Whatever mechanisations were ongoing within the New World, Doflamingo before his fall had his hand … Continue reading

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One Piece Chapter 990 – X Drake And Luffy

Isolated and attacked, the lone soldier undercover within the den of beasts cast his lot in with the renegades insane enough to challenge the reality of the status quo. X Drake despairs yet finds hope within the chaos the Straw … Continue reading

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Fairy Tail (Manga) – The Fairy Within Our Hearts

Fairy Tail may not delve into themes as deep as identity and existentialism or analysis the philosophy of freedom and responsibility against the constructs of religion and society and it may not challenge the darker themes it does begin to … Continue reading

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One Piece Chapter 989 – The Straw Hat Pirates Assemble

Betraying every underestimation cast upon them by the rulers of the sea, the Straw Hat Pirates break through the arrogance of the Yonko and stamp their existence deeply within the Yonko’s rage. With the ripples of their presence ignored until … Continue reading

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[Theory] One Piece – Kaido: Prisoner Of Punk Hazard

From the very start of Kaido’s introduction, we have known that he has been defeated as a pirate seven times, been captured by the Navy or his enemies around 18 times and has lived as a prisoner before. Kaido was … Continue reading

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