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Psycho-Pass<p>Imagine a world where every citizen has a "crime coefficient," or a number that measures the likelihood they'll commit a crime. That’s the …

Manga

5 Necessities for the upcoming Cowboy Bebop series

Photo Credit: Cowboy Bebop/Funimation Entertainment<p>Photo Credit: Cowboy Bebop/Funimation Entertainment<p><i>Cowboy Bebop</i> is coming to the US as a …

Anime

Toonami to Air Black Clover Anime Starting December 2

News<p>posted on <b>2017-11-17</b> 17:02 EST<p>Toonami block adds 1 half hour to programming<p>The official Facebook page for Adult Swim's Toonami block announced on …

Anime

Before Adapting Your Name Hollywood Needs to Deal With Its Asian Problem

Paramount Pictures and Bad Robot are in the works to adapt the amazing animated film <i>Your Name</i> with J.J. Abrams, Lindsey Weber and Genki Kawamura (who …

Anime

The IndieBeat: Desert Child storms Kickstarter with hoverbikes and ramen

The last month has bombarded us with huge games like Super Mario Odyssey, Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, Assassin’s Creed: Origins, and Call of Duty: WWII. But away from all the internet buzz, triple-A budgets, and million-dollar TV spots, there are tons of worthwhile projects and weird games …

Business

Blog: Worldbuilding with NPC dialogue

Lo-fi Games' writer and PR guru Natalie Mikkelson explains how to breathe life into an open world game using non-narrative dialogue. ...

Game Design

7 things the Cowboy Bebop live-action series must do to break the cycle of bad anime remakes

<i>Cowboy Bebop</i> is iconic. It’s the gateway anime for many and is widely considered one of the best anime shows ever created. The eclectic mix of …

Anime

Real Good You Guys: My Hero Academia

Popular shonen anime tend to be the most cookie-cutter things, especially if they’re based on a premise of a kid who aspires to be something cool …

Geek

6 easy ways you can stream anime online

At the risk of getting all Andy Rooney, kids these days don’t appreciate how good things are these days for anime fans. In the ’90s the only way to …

Anime

Scifi Eye: The imaginary prospects of future money

<b>Scifi novelist Jon Wallace looks at the vital role that an imagined currency can play in a future alternate world</b>Money is a simple method by which …

Engineering

‘Space Dandy’ Season 3 Anime Teased By Bones President Masahiko Minami At Machi Asobi 2017

<i>Space Dandy</i> Season 3 was recently teased by Bones President Masahiko Minami at Machi Asobi 2017, an anime event held in Tokushima in Japan. It’s been …

Manga

Why Does Sci-Fi Love Asian Culture But Not Asian Characters?

<i>(Welcome to The Soapbox, the space where we get loud, feisty, political, and opinionated about anything and everything. In this edition: Blade Runner</i> …

Science Fiction

Fine Art: The Art Of Blade Runner Black Out 2022

The live-action movie isn't the only <i>Blade Runner</i> out at the moment. Don't forget Shinichiro Watanabe's animated prequel, and how damn good it …

Blade Runner

The Existential Philosophy of Cowboy Bebop, the Cult Japanese Anime Series, Explored in a Thoughtful Video Essay

<i>Super Dimension Fortress Macross</i>, <i>Mobile Suit Gundam Wing</i>, <i>Neon Genesis Evangelion</i> — these are the kind of titles that might ring a bell even if you …

Anime