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- 13 Years After Women in Refrigerators
A collection of articles reflecting on what has happened in comics since Gail Simone’s now infamous Women in Refrigerators site. Have women characters in comics gotten anywhere since? I found the reflection on Ms. Marvel particularly amazing in just how much has happened to one character.
- Do You Believe in Sherlock?
Apparently there is a movement going on and I’m just disappointed that I haven’t seen any of this in New York City! This article breaks down what’s been happening since the end of the second season of BBC’s Sherlock, warning for spoilers. Is it a brilliant viral marketing campaign or a grassroots love for the series, we may never know.
- Visit All These Awesome Bookstores
I know I want to! Every time I go on a trip, I’ll consult this list to see if I’ll be near any of these. Not too many in the United States unfortunately.
- Now This is What it’s Like When World’s Collide
Kazuo Koike and Gen Urobuchi chatted with each other and an audience online during Kazuo Koike’s Nico Nico Character Cram School. Ko Ransom provided ANN with a summary of the chat which provided insight into the writing styles of both authors. There were also a good deal of Puella Magi Madoka Magica questions and Kazuo Koike also discussed his upcoming magical girl series. The fact that Madoka is so oddly influential nature in the anime community is still a bit odd to me but so be it.
- Mo Robos Mo Problems
I finally caught up of episodes of the VEEF show.
- Booby Trap: This episode says it is about Stratos 4 but its true nature reveals itself after a brief Stratos 4 review. (Because there is no way you can talk for over three hours about Stratos 4.) It is about a war as old as the battle between the Zentradi and the Supervision Army.
- More Valkyries than Valhalla: An overview of Valkyrie toys through the years. The podcast mostly focuses on the iconic VF-1 Valkyrie but also touches on many of the other toys in the Macross Universe as well.
- In Memory of Clan Smoke Jaguar: Battletech is the American mecha franchise. It is also an incredibly complex tactical role-playing game that has spawned a slew of multimedia spinoffs. This is Andrew’s second attempt to tackle the beast and this time he has backup.
- Type-Moon News Roundup
- The Cognitive Dissidence is Tearing My Brain Apart
Come … to … Hooters … for … Valentine’s … Day … parfaits … and … Hello … Kitty.
- I Found Out This Week That Not Everyone Has Seen This
A vital piece of your Internet education.
- I am Interested in This
The newest 07th Expansion game is entitled Rose Guns Days and will be set in 1947. Curious to see what that will be about.