Tag Archives: Manga

International Investigation to be Launched into Japan’s Widespread Mangaka Abuse

LONDON, England — Amnesty International has announced today that they will be partnering with the International Olympic Committee to launch an in-depth probe into Japan’s manga industry, citing concerning trends of…

Local Public Library Still Has No Fucking Idea What a Manga is

WILKINSBURG, PA — There has been a growing sense of confusion at Wilkinsburg Public Library this month, following a very unusual set of book donations through from an anonymous source….

‘Citrus’ Fans Upset New Show is Decent and Watchable

With the release of the first few episodes of the anime, fans of the controversial manga Citrus have expressed their outrage over studio Passione’s adaptation of the work claiming it’s “actually decent”…

Scientists Discover Anime That is Better Than the Original Manga

A research team at the University of Cambridge announced earlier this week that they have discovered an anime that is of higher quality than the manga source material from which…

‘Initial D’ Author Launches New Series About Self-Driving Cars

Shuichi Shigeno, author of the popular manga series Initial D, revealed earlier this week that he would be launching a new series in Kodansha’s Young Magazine. The new manga, titled…

Anime Adaptation of Urasawa’s ‘Pluto’ Scrapped Because Pluto isn’t a Planet Anymore

A poster at the Annecy International Animation Film Festival of Naoki Urasawa’s acclaimed manga Pluto hinted at a possibility of an anime adaptation. Urasawa, however, has now stepped up to…

Next Season of ‘Game of Thrones’ to be Filler Until Books Catch Up

Following the explosive finale to season 6, Game of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss have announced that the next season will be a filler arc while creator George R. R….

New Hipster Trend of Reading ‘Paper Anime’

For every cultural trend there’s a counter-culture — a group of people who reject the norm and stake out on their own. We’ve seen this happen in fashion, music, food, and…

Boy Suffers Near Fatal Spine Injury Attempting to Imitate Uzumaki

BOYS TOWN, NE– Last week Kyle Hansford, 12, twisted his entire body into a spiral at his middle school playground. The child was rushed to the local hospital and after an experimental operation known…

Kentaro Miura Ends iDOLM@STER Hiatus

Acclaimed manga artist Kentaro Miura announced last week that he would soon be ending the iDOLM@STER hiatus he began this summer. Both the production team and fans of the rhythm…