• The Subtle Horror of Japanese Comics

    The Subtle Horror of Japanese Comics1

    I’m a horror fan, and I didn’t realize it. Although I’m a wide reader genre-wise, horror and suspense were one of those genres I never really got into. Gore was gross, but not shocking. Jump scares just pissed me off. Silent Hill and its ilk were fun to watch, less fun to play when the

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  • Shinsuke Sato’s I Am A Hero Takes an Existential Stance on Zombification

    Shinsuke Sato’s I Am A Hero Takes an Existential Stance on Zombification0

    I Am a Hero Director: Sato Shinsuke Original screenplay: Kengo Hanazawa (manga) and Akiko Nogi (screenplay) North American voice cast: Yo Oizumi, Masami Nagasawa, Kasumi Arimura North American premiere: March 13, 2016 (United States); June 16, 2017 (Canada) I feel pretty confident in saying that I probably wouldn’t last very long in the zombie apocalypse. For one, I

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