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Reikan is the author of Magical Phenomena light novel series, Vtuber, and an advocate for mental health, queer liberation, anti-fascism, and social ecology
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Believe it or not, we are creating history everyday! In an age of pandemic and ongoing isolation, we are adapting in ways unthinkable ages ago. Pundits have pontificated what Renaissance of the Arts and Humanities will blossom during these unprecedented times. …


This is an issue that ought to build solidarity, not division and apathy.

Piracy. It’s a crime.

Disclaimer: This short essay is not going to be discussing the details of production, the morality of piracy, nor is this a call out to anybody in particular. This essay is a discussion about culture and reassessing our approach to the discourse in general.

One of the things that have…


On Thursday, August 1st, 2019, I had announced I have the full intention of leaving Facebook and all of their services for good. Facebook had broken the last straw for me. I will be unpublishing both pages, closing down Clubtaku, and deactivating my account on September 1st, 2019.

Why was…


Social media sites force content creators to do click-bait, but it doesn’t have to be like this.

NOTE: Please watch these two videos first before continuing onward with the article. This article is primarily aimed at reaching other content creators or for those who have always wanted to make content online.

I took an entire class on this for my current BS for “Digital Audiences” at ASU (essentially learning how to manage, analyze and grow social media accounts), got certified for this very topic, and it still depresses and also inspires me how much of a challenge it is to get views on videos that I spend dozens or hundreds of hours on.

Here’s the good tea: if you truly want to fundamentally shift away from clickbait, you need to have companies like YouTube, FB, etc move away from a profit model. …


For a while I was not going to touch this with a 10 ft pole, but after a depression sleep, a few thoughts came to me about Nessa’s white washing controversy. …


So you have a “why boner” for queers. That’s okay ❤

Content Warning: discussion on transphobia

I explored the concept that anime fans tend to spew out called: “traps”. It’s a controversial term because of the implications that it has for the mentality that genuinely transphobic people have. One thing that I will criticize about this passion project is that…


2018 was a bitch. 2019 could be worse, or better.

What I’ve learned is that you really do make the difference in your own life — given that you ask friends and family for help. I’ve learned that building community and relying on our neighbors and peers makes the unbearable…


I binged all of Hare-kon last night and I just gotta say: it’s a refreshing approach to harems in a way that spoke to me on a personal level. …


One of the most common concerns that I see as of late in relation to Rockstar’s Red Dead Redemption 2 is simple: “if we boycott, wouldn’t that be putting the hundreds of hours of labor done for this game to waste?”. To that I simply say: no. Let me explain…


Once in a blue moon we are graced with the occasional discussion on the concept of deconstruction and other seemingly synonymous terms associated with relevant media that are labeled as such. I will do my best to be as clear as I can due to my desire to continue to…

Reikan

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