The Tokyo Olympics might just be getting started, but video game fans have already won gold.
Growing up, I was one of those kids that Zelda was the cute little green elf that was the hero of the game. It wasn't until
Tripwire Interactive's franchise is a long-standing favorite, so fans have been curious to see how the studio would interpret
When the divorce rate soared no one predicted that women would become single mothers, along with the feminization of poverty
How Rokudenashiko took on the Japanese patriarchy with her adorable lady parts.
Eun-Gyung, a 29 year old female who never had a single relationship in her life, meets Cupid, the greatest player and a womanizer who ends up being exiled from the world of gods. Out of goodness of Eunkyung's heart, Cupid stays at her house and even with endless quarrel, they both help each other find the true meaning of love.
Saturday's smaller replay in Copenhagen of Paris' Charlie Hebdo massacre that left three dead (including the suspected shooter) and several injured begs the question: are cartoons art and entertainment or lethal weapons?
Travel sometimes provides me with an opportunity to explore a subject I might otherwise never think about -- exposing me to tiny nuggets that accumulate to create a bridge across a cultural divide. When I write, "you have to see it to understand" I mean both the movie and the museum.
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It is a very difficult thing to attempt to measure how media does and does not influence society, groups in society.
"This could lead to a regression in freedom of expression and put a strain on artists and the publishing culture. This cannot
The pure bizarreness of vision is something to behold: giant multi-rainbow-eyed worms, floating fungi, and anime princesses fighting what appear to be demented, sinister Pokemon. Basically, vintage Murakami.
As an ode to magical girl characters the world round, Toronto-based animator and comic artist MK Harris organized an artistic collaboration (aka collab) encouraging fellow artists to choose a magical girl character and illustrate the character in their own style.
We've all had impossible loves. As RoboCop romped across the Valentine's weekend silver screen, I was reminded of an earlier android amour of my own. For years, I have kept his identity, like my unquenchable ardor for him, locked in my heart. He was my secret obsession, my guilty pleasure, but it's time I confessed.
Elysium is the latest in a series of American productions that show how the Information Age has become the Age of Appropriation, one in which ideas and stories exist side by side for the borrowing, the taking, and ultimately, the mixing.
Guy is a normal 12-year old boy who loves video games and skateboarding, but when he finds a magic ring, he is transformed
Tagame's work is full of men who are bound, humiliated, beaten, tortured, raped and pleasured too. The Passion of Gengoroh Tagame, an anthology of 10 short stories dating from the late 1990s to 2012, is the first time his work has been made available in English translation.
If you're a nerd at heart with a yen for Japanese pop culture, then you should spend time in Nakano, Tokyo.
The artist is currently hosting an exhibit at the Los Angeles gallery Blum & Poe, where a series of his self-portraits, sculptures