Spice and Wolf is one of those animes that you watch and you say, “Okay, I know what that is.” That’s because you know what it is. It’s a romantic comedy, When Harry Met Sally set in an unnamed, medieval land. Yep, that’s what it is and that’s all it is. I’ve said this before […]Read more "The Power of Two: Spice and Wolf"
Supposedly there are seven basic plots. Ready? Rags to riches Overcoming the monster The quest Voyage and return Comedy (Boy meets girl, boy loses girl, boy gets girl) Tragedy (Boy meets girl, boy gets girl, boy loses girl) Rebirth Now, when we’re talking about the overarching plot of a series we’re really talking about meta-plot, […]Read more "No Plot Needed: Spice and Wolf"