Archive for September, 2012

EMERGENCY SUBSTITUTION!

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 Other Articles

Tokyo Godfathers?  More like, Tokyo Not- uh… fathers…  um… yeah, we can’t show it.

UPDATE: We will show two random episodes of Azumanga Daioh, followed by the conclusion of the first arc of Humanity has Declined.  Showing will start at 7 as usual.

Due to licensing issues, the scourge of every modern anime club, we will not be able to show our movie, Tokyo Godfathers this week.  But fear not!   (more…)

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SPECIAL EVENT – What is THAT?!

Monday, September 17th, 2012 Other Articles

CJAS has a special event planned for you all this week!

That’s right – this week, we begin our nightlong celebration of the weird and incomprehensible!  Come join us from 7PM until 10PM to experience our picks for some of the most random things we could come up with!

See what’s in store for you after the jump!

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How we are becoming a Goblin Economy

Saturday, September 8th, 2012 Culture, Other Articles, Video Games

At the outset, let me say that I am not an expert in any of these things. Also, this is a discussion of ideas, not a search for problems nor solutions.

All right, so J. K. Rowling is notorious (at least to me) for bringing up a lot of controversial topics and then proceeding to ignore them completely. (I’m looking at you House Elf Rights Activists!) One of her most interesting ideas was the goblin opinion on ownership. In the book, it is a small matter that acts primarily as a plot device regarding the sword of Gryffindor. Basically, the goblins want it back because they believe that ownership of any object belongs to its creator.

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