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Today's Tub Manga: Genshiken Second Season (volume 10)

There is something truly inexplicably special about the Genshiken series.

I had wondered, a volume or two ago, how long the Madarame-harem arc could continue and how much more ridiculousness it could handle. 193 more words


Return to Genshiken: Volume 3 - Stimulation Simulation

What is Return to Genshiken?

Genshiken is an influential manga about otaku, as well as my favorite manga ever and the inspiration for this blog, but it’s been many years since I’ve read the series. 1,264 more words


New (Old) Japanese Genshiken Re-Release!

The first Genshiken manga is getting a new edition in Japan. Called Genshiken “Shinsouban” (“New Edition”), this new version will be five omnibus-sized volumes in total (as opposed to nine volumes in the original release), and will be printed on larger, A5-size paper. 87 more words


Fish's Thoughts: Early Otakudom

So I thought I’d maybe do something a tad different this week mates. I was thinking it would be a good time to share a bit more about how I first got into anime and what it was like being a newbie to the fandom. 739 more words


Return to Genshiken: Volume 2 - Loose Threads

It’s time for the second installment of “Return to Genshiken,” where I re-read my favorite manga title with the benefit of hindsight. For those unfamiliar with… 1,636 more words


Kesha, Lisa Kudrow, Tamar Braxton join 'RuPaul's Drag Race' in season 9 trailer

RuPaul’s Drag Race is revving up one of its fiercest guest lists to date.

EW can exclusively reveal Lisa Kudrow, Cheyenne Jackson, Meghan Trainor, Kesha, The B-52s, Naya Rivera, Andie MacDowell, Tori Spelling, Jennie Garth, Denis O’Hare, Noah Galvin, Todrick Hall, Tamar Braxton, Lisa Robertson, Joan Smalls, Candis Cayne, Fortune Feimster, and Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman will take seats on the reality competition series’ judging panel across its upcoming ninth season. 196 more words


Valentine's Day "Dead Eyes Extravaganza"

In honor of Valentine’s Day, that romantic holiday transformed in Japan into a way for girls to express their feelings for guys, I present an image mosaic of one of my favorite character traits: dead or empty eyes. 115 more words