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Anime

January 17, 2019

Winter 2019 Anime Watch List

Tis the winter season of anime! I'm going to go over what I'm going to be following this season as well as the leftovers from the previous.

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Anime

January 11, 2019

Let’s Talk About Wotaku: Love is Hard for Otaku

Otaku? Rom-Com? Awkward social interactions? This seems like my kind of anime. However, after getting into it...it falls a bit flat.

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January 9, 2019

December 2018 Breakdown – RandomAnime.org

December 2018 turned out to be a good month for my anime website. Now, lets look back at what happened and also look forward to January.

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Coding

December 31, 2018

Lazy Loading Images: Bare Bones

Images take up a lot of bandwidth, so why not defer them? Let's walk through how to make a bare bones image lazy loader that'll help improve load times!

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Coding

December 19, 2018

Wait…you can style the scrollbar?!

As a PC user, I've grown accustomed to the eye sore that is the default web browser scrollbar. But what if I told you we could make it pretty?

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Coding

December 17, 2018

Box-Shadow: Rise From Page CSS Effect

While navigating the interwebs I found a cool "rise from the page" effect using pure CSS. It's simple magic of the box-shadow and transform properties.

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Anime

December 12, 2018

Grimgar: An Incredibly Underrated Story

If you ever wanted a more realistic view on the fantasy world, then Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash is the story that you've been waiting to see.

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Gaming

December 6, 2018

Battlefield V: My First Ten Hours

I've long since loved the Battlefield franchise. With the release of Battlefield V, I take a look back on my first ten hours of gameplay.

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December 3, 2018

November 2018 Breakdown – RandomAnime.org

November was a great month for the website. New shows were added, and an unforeseen bug was fixed. Let's recap, and plan out December.

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Coding

November 29, 2018

Webp – What is it? Why should you care?

Images make up a crazy amount of content on the web. WebP is a new lossy and lossless image format aimed at better compression, but same quality.

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Anime

November 23, 2018

Fall 2018 Anime Watch List

Man is there some great anime out this season! This fall has the most anime I've ever kept up with on a weekly basis, so I figured I'd introduce them all.

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Anime

November 21, 2018

Sword Art Online Alicization: First Impressions

Season 3 is finally here! Since I love SAO so much, I decided to give my first impressions on the anime adaptation of the alicization arc.

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