Jason gets freaked out and strangely allured by the art of Junko Mizuno. WARNING: Mildly NSFW images!
J-pop idol group AKB48 made their U.S. debut at New York Anime Festival 2009. Here's what they had to say.
This week: frank frustration featuring Final Fantasy's future! Also Valkyria Duel, Kokuga, Okami, and a relic from the depths of arcade history.
Jason examines the work of the other, lesser-known-outside-of-Japan God of Manga, Shigeru Mizuki, creator of GeGeGe no Kitaro.
Some may call it too rosy-cheeked, too earnest to be realâbut that's exactly the point, that it captures the optimism of high school romance.
This week: Persona 2, Code of Princess, Armored Core, and a Kid Icarus comeback! Plus some thoughts on just where mobile games are taking us.
Part II in our 3-part series is here! Justin gets in to the nitty-gritty of the anime DVD market, and explains who makes what when you buy a DVD.
A relic of the Japanese economy in the 1980s is uncovered and explored; what can we learn?!
In the first part in this three-part series, Justin Sevakis walks you through the exact process of how anime gets financed. Where does the money come from? Who puts it up? Who wins in the end if the show's a hit? Here's your chance to find out.