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Ghost in the Shell Fashions

Ghost in the Shell Fashions

Helen McCarthy on Major Kusanagi – fashion icon Ever since her debut, the heroine of Masamune Shirow’s manga-turned-global-franchise Ghost In The Shell has been a high-end product. She’s a cyborg combat specialist modified to look like a cross between a...
Cosplay Winners

Cosplay Winners

Paul Jacques’ pictures from the best of London’s Comicon… It’s taken a while to shift through the paperwork and read all your indecipherable handwriting, but we’ve finally managed to sift through the London Comicon cosplay pictures and...
Ghost in the Shell: Innocence

Ghost in the Shell: Innocence

Ten years after Innocence’s premiere, Jasper Sharp is still in love with it 2004 is certain to go down in history as a vintage year for theatrical anime, with such ground-breaking releases as Studio 4°C’s quirky cult favourite Mind Game, the sleek CG spectacle of...
Aesthetica of a Rogue Hero

Aesthetica of a Rogue Hero

Andrew Osmond calls it like he sees it… We’ve complained on this blog that the English titles of many anime – Xam’d, for instance, or Steins;Gate – seem designed as barriers to stop punters having any clue to their content. The same is true of Aesthetica of a Rogue...
Nigeria’s Astro Boy

Nigeria’s Astro Boy

Jasper Sharp on the oddest anime export yet Coming up with exact definitions of what “anime” actually is can be a complicated business. Whether one wants to describe it in terms of its subject matter, industrial model or a particular graphic style, there are plenty of...

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