not sure whether I’m impressed or disappointed to find out how closely Ōoku follows actual historical figures other than the genderswaps
though it keeps making me want to play around with a genderswap of the Wars of the Roses where Margaret of Anjou or Elizabeth Woodville etc. covertly becomes queen regnant after her husband’s death, and Margaret Beaufort goes to war in her son’s name, and eventually after a long series of female monarchs Edward VI is crowned but is deposed within nine days because by that time it’s unthinkable for a boy (rather than a girl) to inherit the throne
how I miss the innocence of pining after sweet sleepy Narcolepsy-sensei without knowing any of his backstory
"A heads up to everyone who is or has has been feeling sick after Katsucon, it has been confirmed that one of the flu strains that has made people sick is the H1N1 virus. If you’re feeling sick or have flu…
holy shit— I only met Christine once at a long-ago Balticon, but her husband Grig was a pretty good friend back when I lived in NoVa.
I still haven’t played DMMD so every time I see an image of Aoba(?) I keep thinking “Junpei what have you gotten yourself into now”
Speaking of which it belatedly occurred to me that another reason that Neg Dantalion is an incubus isn’t just his own narcolepsy/apnea issues; based on the last few lines of that flashback dialogue and some other HoliStar things, he probably strangled/smothered Somebirdie to prevent the sedatives from being barfed back up
it took me a moment to identify the O-bina and Me-bina birdies ahahaha
what the heck is going on with the hate-tagging spree in the hatotag? mostly I’m just mildly annoyed about not having the block button built into the mobile widget so I have to keep navigating thru Safari, but do I even want to know?
also the 3.5x5” cards come packed with barcoded dividers that have eentsy bitsy color repros which could be cut out on their own, in case you have a dollfie or something similar that needs its own set— the Absolute Zero backs don’t line up on these though (there’s a tiny image on both sides)