Shit like this makes it all worthwhile. Read More

Right, I'll try and keep this as brief as possible. Last night, inspired by the latest 'foreign pirates are killing anime' outburst from the Japanese industry, I fell into one of my usual rants on Twitter: "The anime industry avoiding the same ...Read More

Oh my days. Okay, let's just cut to the chase. What exactly is the Otaku: man up hashtag all about? Good question. It's about a few things. It's about a flimsy, non-existent manifesto. It's about a pointless, ill-conceived philosophy. It's about angry, ...Read More

If you are based in the US, and have even just a passing interest in anime or Ghibli films, the chances are you've already seen Ponyo over the weekend, it having opened nationwide on Friday. Sadly us poor Brits have ...Read More

Yeah. After resisting for years, I've finally folded to the demands from some readers and set up a Twitter account. As if I needed anything else to distract me from getting some writing done. Anyway, the link's below so go ...Read More