Lost Manga Artists J...

Dean Talks Anime: Lost Manga Artists: Johji Manabe An Opinion by Christopher Kinsey There is so much manga produced at any given time no one person will ever have a chance to “Catch Up”. There are plenty of folks in the states that can steadfastly follow the big two of Marvel and DC then...

Dean Talks Anime: Su...

Dean Talks Anime: Sub Vs Dub, Let Us Never Fight Again An Opinion by Christopher Kinsey So for a little while there around 2008 I fell off the anime bandwagon and just kind of drifted. Nothing coming out interested me, my personal life made it hard to get to conventions regularly and I pretty...

The Marvel Mangavers...

Dean Talks Anime: The Marvel Mangaverse A review/opinion by Christopher Kinsey Eyes front true believer! You may not remember, but Marvel Pictures also makes these things called comic books. They’re like manga, but don’t need to be translated and tell stories of fantastic powers with human...

From Tabletop to Dra...

Dean Talks Anime: From Tabletop to Drawing Table, D&D and Anime An Opinion/Review by Christopher Kinsey Today I stand before you not as a fan of anime but under my guise of my true nerdy call, tabletop roleplaying games. For about twenty years now I’ve taken time out of most of my weeks...

Convention Report: C...

Convention Report: CHS Otakufest 2015 By Christopher Kinsey A few years ago I found myself in the bookstore perusing the Sci-Fi/Fantasy section when I found a red card sticking out between the books. It was a small invitation to this little anime festival held at a high school. I figured I...

Your First Anime Suc...

Dean Talks Anime: Your First Anime Sucked, Don’t Worry, Everyone’s Did A Review/Opinion by Christopher Kinsey   We tend to really dress up what broke us into a fandom. Somewhere in our lives we decided the great enjoyment we get out of a hobby was from something with prestige or acclaim. Or...

Opposite Ends of Cyb...

Dean Talks Anime Opposite Ends of Cyberpunk and Anime (AKA: You Snooze, You Lose) A review/opinion by Christopher Kinsey Blade Runner. Those two words strung together will invoke a sense of nostalgic interest in many things. Neon, flying cars, gritty rain, ethics, the purpose of self,...

The Best Anime Magaz...

Dean Talks Anime The Best Anime Magazine You Never Read: PULP A review/opinion by Christopher Kinsey I’m going to say I miss magazines. Unlike comic books, magazines now of days are a piece of media that can be completely obliterated by the internet. Any information you would get from a...

El-Hazard: Tenchi Mu...

Dean Talks Anime El-Hazard: Tenchi Muyo’s Lost Step-Brother An opinion/review by Christopher Kinsey I will begin my article by completely alienating my audience. *AHEM* The entirety of the Tenchi Muyo series is crap and has, in many cases, is a catalyst that has made anime, in my eyes, worse....

Excel Saga and the C...

Dean Talks Anime: Excel Saga and the Common Language of Humor A review/opinion piece by Christopher Kinsey “Go My forced perspective action figures! Go!” Drama is easy, comedy is hard. Someone said that once, and it’s only half true. Humor is only hard when you overthink it and add layers of...