Posts Tagged ‘News’

Manga, Anime and Trans-cultural Censorship

Posted by on March 23rd, 2010 at 12:01 AM
The sentencing last month of American Chris Handley for possession of 'obscene manga' in Iowa and this month's proposal by the Tokyo Govt. to censor 'virtual porn' (read: manga and anime) in Japan have too much in common for comfort.

I mean, seriously. Bleach?

Posted by on March 3rd, 2010 at 4:48 PM

Manga fans are pissed about some guy copying panels from Bleach for his comic, and rightly so.  He could have at least picked a manga with an interesting art style, like One Piece, maybe.  And he could have tried