• Think There Aren’t Any Good All Age Cons? Try The Kids Read Comics Con!

    Think There Aren’t Any Good All Age Cons? Try The Kids Read Comics Con!1

    Kids Read Comics came and went, and it was fantasmagorical. I’ve gone on and on about Ann Arbor’s KRC before, but people don’t seem to understand: you have to go to this! Each year the con is busy, but not nearly as busy as it should be. The building should be busting at the seams

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  • March Roundtable: Kids and Games

    March Roundtable: Kids and Games0

    Welcome to the next installment of the Game Section’s monthly roundtable! Growing up is weird. Gaming can be strange. The games children play? Often truly bizarre. This month we talked about games we played as children. Apparently we all know our way around a solo board game or two. What did you all play, readers?

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  • Pokemon: Past, Present, and Potential

    Pokemon: Past, Present, and Potential2

    I have never caught every single Pokémon in any game throughout the entire series. I sort of feel like I’m coming out of the closet again saying that. I know it’s the case for many people, but it still feels like I’m admitting to some wrongdoing of mine. As if some tribunal will come down

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  • EXCLUSIVE LOOK: Behind the Scenes of the Live Action Secret of NIMH movie

    EXCLUSIVE LOOK: Behind the Scenes of the Live Action Secret of NIMH movie2

    • March 6, 2015

    When I heard the news that The Secret of NIMH was being remade as a live-action/CGI film, I was OVERJOYED. What could be better, and contribute to the ongoing destruction of everything I held dear as a child, than real/CGI rodents plotting complex science-y plots in real/CGI environments? Surely not the original movie with its beautiful art!

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  • Say Hello to Disney’s First Latina Princess!

    Say Hello to Disney’s First Latina Princess!8

    Disney recently announced the inclusion of a Latina princess, Elena of Avalor, who will make her first appearance in Disney’s popular show for preschoolers Sofia the First. After her appearance on Sofia, Elena will soon begin her own spin-off show dubbed, Elena of Avalor set to debut on Disney Junior sometime in 2016.  The network

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  • I’m Loving: Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters

    I’m Loving: Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters3

    Tokumei Sentai Go-Busters (Special Operations Squadron Go-Busters) is the 36th entry in the long-running, cultural icon that is the Super Sentai Series by Toei and Bandai and aired on TV Asahi. For those who don’t know, Super Sentai has been the source material for the long-running beloved American franchise that is Power Rangers, with the

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