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About Django Wexler (21 Articles)
<a href="http://djangowexler.com/">Django Wexler</a> is the author of military fantasy <a href="https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/15810910-the-thousand-names">The Thousand Names</a> and middle-grade fantasy <a href="https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/17987501-the-forbidden-library">The Forbidden Library</a>. He's a lifelong fan of SFF, anime, computers, and games of all sorts. He lives in Seattle with two cats and a teetering mountain of books. Follow him on Twitter: <a href="https://twitter.com/djangowexler">@DjangoWexler</a>
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Lost in Animeland: Fall 2014

Fall season, traditionally probably the biggest of the anime seasons, is finally upon us! There’s an enormous avalanche of shows, more than even I can watch. Even [Read more]

October 15, 2014 // 0 Comments

Lost in Animeland: Sword Art Online

Last time I mentioned that I was watching Sword Art Online II, and enjoying it quite a bit. Unfortunately, it’s very hard to talk about part three of a series without [Read more]

September 17, 2014 // 6 Comments

Writing a Sequel: Lessons Learned

Sequels are utterly ubiquitous in fantasy, a genre that thrives on trilogies, quintets, cycles, songs, sagas, and every other form of length multi-volume narrative you can [Read more]

July 1, 2014 // 2 Comments

Lost in Animeland: Kino’s Journey

For me personally, the term “episodic” is usually not a compliment when it comes to anime. It depends on the genre, of course: comedies work better in an [Read more]

June 25, 2014 // 2 Comments

The Problem With Godzilla (2014)

This past weekend, I saw the new Godzilla movie. It wasn’t terrible (nowhere near as bad as Elysium!) but I found myself thinking about it afterward. The thing that [Read more]

May 28, 2014 // 15 Comments

Lost in Animeland: Spring 2014

Apologies for the break! I’ve been a bit busy launching my new middle-grade fantasy, which means I haven’t had as much time to watch anime, let alone write about [Read more]

April 30, 2014 // 6 Comments

Lost in Animeland: Read or Die

Read or Die deserves its place on the list of Best Anime Ever, but I’ve always had a extra fondness for it, both because I identify with the heroine at times and [Read more]

March 5, 2014 // 7 Comments

Lost in Animeland: Winter 2014

Well, we’re almost two weeks into the Winter season, which has given me a chance to take a look at the first episodes. This season I’m trying a slightly different [Read more]

January 22, 2014 // 2 Comments

Lost in Animeland: Index and Railgun

Going Forward Now that I’ve done a once-over of the present season, here’s the plan. I’m going to talk about some shows that I have seen which (a) I think would be of [Read more]

December 4, 2013 // 8 Comments

Lost in Animeland: Fall 2013, Part Two

Here’s my look at the rest of this anime season. Most of the shows I’d been particularly looking forward to were in the first installment, so this was a matter of [Read more]

November 20, 2013 // 6 Comments

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