The geek next door

Work in Progress

As is to be expected of an arts journalist, I have never been one to quietly consume media. But it’s a different breed of fan altogether who invests time, money and often blood, sweat and tears into conventions.
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If you could go to school in an anime

We’ve all imagined at one point or another a fantasy where we can escape our reality. Instead of stressing over midterms, checking bank accounts or hashing out relationship problems, plop yourself in front of laptop and prepare to enter the anime world. Shorter than your typical American shows, anime are
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The end of an era: the conclusion of ‘Naruto’

As deeply corny as it sounds, the fondest memories of my childhood are of begging my dad to take me to the bookstore every weekend, where I would spend hours upon hours absorbed in the fantasy worlds that only manga could create. Naruto, One Piece, Dragon Ball Z, Inuyasha, Fairy
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