Category: Reviews

Whip it All Out: The Naked Director

There is a part of me that has always thought I got to Japan “too late” to experience all the fun. At first I lamented the fact that I arrived post-Haruhi (or post-Akiba stabbing, take your pick), being unable to enjoy all the fun of cosplayers singing and dancing...

Bye-bye, all of EVANGELION.

Since Neon Genesis Evangelion dropped back in 1995, a heft of the commentary around the series has been centered around the personal feelings of its key creative lead, Anno Hideaki, and how these feelings informed the direction of the show’s story and the portrayal of its characters. Something else that crops...