Tag Archives: Manga

Last Exile: Fam, the Silver Wing

Back in the summer of 2006, right at the cusp of my growing anime interest—which is a fun tale in and of itself—I chanced upon Last Exile. The anime impressed. It soared at a scale above many of its peers. … Continue reading

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Successful Dress: Joshiraku’s Personality Costuming

by AJtheFourth. Regardless of what one decides to wear, and regardless of whether one is actively aware of it or not, one projects an image to those who see them. Without ever speaking, one’s clothing informs passersby of one’s personality, … Continue reading

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Shingeki no Kyojin | Attack on Titan

The above spread caught my attention. How terrifying! How grotesque! How… curious! The apparent cannibalistic giants devour helpless humans in a terrific scene of violence and ugliness. These are typical of Shingeki no Kyojin.

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The Machinations of Gender Dualisms

by Aelysium. “Cyborg imagery can suggest a way out of the maze of dualisms in which we have explained our bodies” – Donna Haraway [A Cyborg Manifesto] After re-watching Ghost in the Shell (GiTS), I started considering femininity in sci-fi. … Continue reading

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Lingerie: Choosing your weapon

by Foxy Lady Ayame. “A little bit of naughty is a little bit of nice She’s a lot of glam, sweat, sugar, sex, spice” – Christina Aguilera, Show me how to burlesque Lingerie comes in all shapes, colors and textures. … Continue reading

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