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Top post del 2018

Tanya reviews us - Amazing Stories - from blog to magazine to future plans.

London Comic Con May 2018

London Comic Con - cohabiting costumes and cosplay (lots of pichurs!)

Comic Con London – Photos Galore

A plethora of awesome photos from MCM Comic Con, London.

De mangas y libros, pasando por problemas de traducción y la...

It is a pity that many things get lost in translation and not necessarily because the translator is bad, but because cultural differences do not allow us to understand what happens.

MCM London Comic Con, May 2015

Where's Waldo? A pictorial coverage of the MCM London Comic Con

ME AZAKI, YOU AZAKI, WE ALL AZAKI FOR MIYAZAKI!

Steve looks at a Japanese anime film by master storyteller and animator Hayao Miyazaki.

Haunted Holiday Gift Guide: Book Lover’s Edition

Use these suggestions to have a "horrible" holiday

WHO’S YOUR FAVOURITE SUPERHERO? (Part One of Two)

Steve begins an exploration of superhero comics at the very beginning!

Post Más Populares en Julio

Tanya reveals all...

Comic Review: Tomie, Volume I – Junji Ito

Tomei, Volume I is a collection of the first six Tomie stories by Junji Ito. Ito is a master of the horror manga genre, author of three aclaimed series, Uzumake, Gyu, and Tomie, which spawned a series of movies, running nine strong

Post Más Populares de Junio

Tanya rounds up the past months' offerings in translation.

April Nostalgia for the Land of the Rising Sun

Morgana explores the wide-ranging consequences of watching anime. Cue the Vapors.

Yoshihiro Togashi and Growth As A Creator

A look at Hunter x Hunter by Yoshihiro Togashi in comparison with his other major manga-turned-anime, Yu Yu Hakusho

An Homage To Feminine Male Characters (And The Women Who Voice...

It has long been a fascination that the shonen manga industry has allowed male characters who are not typically masculine to be interesting, complex, and relatable characters, as well as allowing women to take on the roles of young men.

Thank You, Hayao Miyazaki

As we grow older, we are forced to accept the fact that those people who helped to form our childhood are also getting older. We are made to understand that being influential does not make one immortal, at least not in a literal sense. And so, thousands of people the world over are slowly coming to terms with the fact that Hayao Miyazaki is truly, truly retiring this time.

Why Hollywood Needs to Stay Out of Anime (At Least For...

Media apologists everywhere would have you believe that Hollywood only runs the way that it does because of this concept called "marketability." We could never have Asian-American headliners in an Akira movie because we don't have enough big-name Asian-American actors. We can't keep the integrity of the original story because it's not culturally significant to an American audience. God forbid a movie challenge an audience's perspective on another culture or give them an insight into how other parts of the world react to certain situations

Where (Comic Book) Art Meets Philosophy: A 1000 Ideas By 100...

A review of the art book: 1,100 Ideas By 100 Manga Artists

A Year With Amazing Stories: My Anime Blogiversary!

Morgana Santilli reflects on a year of posts and blogging. Happy Blogiversary!

Is the Anime Renaissance Upon Us?

An examination of the world of anime in its current state and with its current offerings.

Have You Heard About Anime Jesus?: A Saint Young Men Review

Religious figures and anime make for a provocative mix.

Dandy Delivers the Goods, Baby

A look at Space Dandy, a new anime series.

Why “I Don’t Like Anime” Doesn’t Really Make Sense

Morgana Santilli discusses etiquette of how to say you aren't interested in anime, and the prejudice you show in saying you don't like anime.

Characters That Will Always Remain

Is anime a way for some of us to retain our childhood fancies? Or do we recognize ourselves in the characters we've chosen to admire? Morgana Santilli discusses her reasons for her favorite characters when she was younger and how her preference have changed with growing up.

RWBY: The Anime-Inspired Webseries I Can’t Stop Talking About

Morgana Santilli talks about what makes RWBY a great animated series, and webseries.

Top Post de Octubre en Amazing Stories

Libros Hubo muchas reseñas de libros el mes pasado. Gary Dalkin reseña la colección de 10 historias Feast and Famine: Book Review – Feast and Famine...

Consider the Magical Girl

With the Sailor Moon relaunch just a few months away, I seem to be seeing an onslaught of magical girls in the media.

Battle Fever J! This Is Why I Love Japan (and You...

Battle Fever J was a forerunner of the Power Rangers: four guys and a girl in superhero suits, saving the world from "the mysterious deity Satan Egos."

Dubbing Gone Wrong: Americanization, Racism, and Willful Ignorance

It is extremely difficult, as a creator of any sort, to escape your culture.

London Expo: October, 2013

London Expo October, 2013

It’s Halloween!

Need some scary, macabre, bizarre inspiration for all hallows eve? Look no further!