Author Archives: Mark Oshiro

About Mark Oshiro

Perpetually unprepared since '09.

Mark Watches ‘His Dark Materials’ Liveblog – S01E04 – Armour

Hello, friends! Welcome to the fourth of EIGHT public liveblogs as I watch His Dark Materials for the first time! All of these are available to everyone, and I’m so thrilled that I can bring some liveblogs back to entertain us … Continue reading

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Mark Watches ‘Monster’: Episode 66 – Welcome Home

In the sixty-sixth episode of Monster, Johan welcomes Nina home, and truths are revealed. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to watch Monster.

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Mark Watches ‘His Dark Materials’ Liveblog – S01E03 – The Spies

Hello, friends! Welcome to the third of EIGHT public liveblogs as I watch His Dark Materials for the first time! All of these are available to everyone, and I’m so thrilled that I can bring some liveblogs back to entertain us … Continue reading

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Mark Watches ‘His Dark Materials’ Liveblog – S01E02 – The Idea of North

Hello, friends! Welcome to the second of EIGHT public liveblogs as I watch His Dark Materials for the first time! All of these are available to everyone, and I’m so thrilled that I can bring some liveblogs back to entertain us … Continue reading

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Mark Watches ‘Monster’: Episode 65 – Johan’s Footprints

In the sixty-fifth episode of Monster, Tenma ponders whether or not to stop the cycle of revenge; Eva learns the truth of the mysterious disciple of Johan. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to watch Monster. 

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Mark Watches ‘His Dark Materials’ Liveblog – S01E01 – Lyra’s Jordan

Hello, friends! Welcome to the first of EIGHT public liveblogs as I watch His Dark Materials for the first time! All of these are available to everyone, and I’m so thrilled that I can bring some liveblogs back to entertain us … Continue reading

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Mark Watches ‘Monster’: Episode 64 – The Baby’s Depression

In the sixth-fourth episode of Monster, I am now bracing myself for having my soul torn from my body in every remaining episode. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to watch Monster.

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Mark Watches ‘Monster’: Episode 63 – Unrelated Murders

In the sixty-third episode of Monster, THIS IS TOO MUCH. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to watch Monster. 

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Announcing the Mark Watches ‘His Dark Materials’ liveblog series!

Hello, friends! Odds are, the vast majority of you are now dealing with our society shutting down to prevent the spread of COVID-19. I am now fully working from home as well in isolation to do my part not to … Continue reading

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Mark Watches ‘Monster’: Episode 62 – A Pleasant Dinner Table

In the sixty-second episode of Monster, Tenma seeks out Capek, only to make a connection with someone else who has a similarly shocking secret. Intrigued? Then it’s time for Mark to watch Monster. 

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