Tag: Anime

Anime Spring 2012 Preview

Here is a preview of Animes which will be aired this spring in Japan. – Date format used in the chart is MM/DD/YYYY. – Use the URLs inside the chart (baka.bz/aXX) to quickly go to an anime’s official website. Image curtesy of neregate.com

How Do You Know If Someone’s An Otaku?

The term was popularized by William Gibson‘s 1996 novel Idoru, which has several references to otaku. The otaku, the passionate obsessive, the information age’s embodiment of the connoisseur, more concerned with the accumulation of data than of objects, seems a natural crossover figure in today’s interface of British […]