A discussion about the important role that narrative plays in anime, available now on WMC!
Looking at Satoshi Kon's magnum opus through the lens of my recent run-ins with idol culture.
A recent article in The New York Times exemplifies the problem with uninformed opinions.
Plus: a look at what makes the series' pacing brilliant (and its ending flawed).
Impressions and analysis of Makoto Shinkai's hit film.
Also: I respond to a fellow blogger's reaction piece.
Our first experience with a series is a key element to our appreciation of it.