There’s a cycle that plays out in anime fandom that, on the surface, looks benign, and mostly is benign. Despite that, however, there are subtle issues with it that bother me in that it tends to prevent a real discussion from occurring.
In 2001, French electronic music duo Daft Punk released their second album: Discovery.
The book is an excellent exploration of Murata’s artistic range.
After a smooth run in its first year, Anime NYC saw some growing pains in its second year.
Everyone can appreciate a well-built thing, even when it’s just an out-of-the-box model kit.
Thus begins a vicious cycle where lack of social interaction leads to shyness, which leads to a further lack of social interaction.