Sunday, November 30, 2014

Japan Animator Expo: Not your Stereotypical Anime

You've heard of the suddenly-famous (and controversial) animated EDM video, "ME!ME!ME!" by TeddyLoid, right? You know, that psychedelic dream sequence with busty anime girls and a doomed guy who's a porn enthusiast? That and other animation shorts are all part of the Nihon Animator Mihonichi (Japan Animator Expo) series. 

Here's my review for each of the 4 episodes so far:

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Musician Stereotypes

If you are new to the world of sound creation, song composition, songwriting, soundtrack arrangement, music arrangement, etc., then I have prepared a list of people  you should be careful of dealing with, a.k.a. Musician Stereotypes. 

I'm still not a pro or anything in music, though I've faced tough crap in my 7 years of being indie and I'm just gonna give a heads-up to people who could become a victim of these selfish stereotypes. So here we go:

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Pacquiao vs. Algieri: Some Thoughts

It's once again a national holiday in the Philippines due to a boxing fight: Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri. I know that our "Filipino Pride" is something that cannot be changed, so I'll go on analyzing other things than "athlete patriotism".

Thursday, November 20, 2014

10 Most Heartbreaking Oldies Songs

Since my mom listens to oldies almost all the time, even since I was a kid, I've gotten accustomed to some oldies songs and some of them are really painful with the lyrics. Here are 10 heartbreaking oldies songs that really wounded my heart, even more when I found out the story behind the song.

Monday, November 10, 2014


So now that I've done DIY Sketchbook, Tony and Shrignold from the Don't Hug Me I'm Scared Series, I've decided to do the three puppets, Yellow Guy (Manny), Red Guy (Harry) and Bird Puppet (Robin) as well!

Making the puppets turned out a lot harder than the first three characters I made from paper, since these guys will be made from cloth.

Saturday, November 8, 2014

DIY Shrignold / Pesky Bee (DHMIS 3)

As promised in this post, I've finally done my own DIY Shrignold (Pesky Bee) from Don't Hug Me I'm Scared 3!

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Don't Hug Me I'm Scared 3: Pesky Bee

The much-awaited DHMIS 3 (Don't Hug Me I'm Scared 3) by Becky Sloan and Joseph Pelling (ThisIsIt Collective) is now released.

From a series with already 2 episodes, this one is a 6-minute jam-packed episode (compared to previous 3-minute ones). Here's my review.