Rock Your Specs

Sakamoto Strikes A Pose

Examining the portrayal shift of a device traditionally used to signify meekness/ugliness/smugness/ other undesirable traits in pop media. Continue reading

You Can’t Handle the Truth (‘Stealth Symphony’ Review)

Stealth Symphony Key Image

Dragon. Zombie. Vampire. Ninja. Lizard men. Robot wolf. A lot of mythical creatures wreaking havoc in urban fantasy environment. A big ensemble cast, at least a third of them is probably unnecessary. Psychopath made to look endearing. Yep, this is a Ryohgo Narita joint, alright. Continue reading