Starting a new channel: First video is up!

lady eboshi

Hey there!

I made a video based on one of the first articles of this blog. It’s the first time I record by myself, and I had a little difficulty with my mic in terms of volume/mouth-to-mic distance/cursed background noise. Also, I cringe every time I listen to my voice (I’m a Very Awkward nerd). But!… I think this turned out pretty well. I certainly had a lot of fun editing!

Hope you guys enjoy it!

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Antagonist or hero? The many layers of Lady Eboshi

Edit 1/08/2017: There’s now an updated version of this article on my channel

Who hasn’t heard of Princess Mononoke?

A Hayao Miyazaki movie and one of Studio Ghibli most beloved classics: it tells a tale of human vs nature, where no even gods are safe from the human’s quest for progress.

Many are the elements worthy of analysis and reflexion, and one of them is the character of Lady Eboshi.

Poised and graceful on her feet, yet lethal on the battlefield. Resourceful and calm in the face of danger, she truly is a force to be reckoned with.

But Is she truly wicked? What makes her an antagonist?

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