Daily Archives: February 27, 2011

An Idiot’s Guide to Tokyo’s Harmful Books Regulation

(With apologies to Dan Kanemitsu, Takeshi Nogami and Takaaki Suzuki.) “You are the creators of a new era.”

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Let’s get meta: Why do people want to be linked to ‘otaku’?

Recently, as I was writing my ‘history with anime’ post, I stumbled upon an interesting conundrum : why do people want to be linked to the word, ‘otaku’?

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