Posted on April 13, 2012

ICN gallery: “20>20” J-pop-culture artists

ICN gallery: “20>20” J-pop-culture artists

“20>20” J-pop-culture artists is a beautiful showcase of 60 manga illustrations by young artists, showing at the ICN gallery in London now until 28th April. I first saw the exhibition at Hyper Japan earlier this year. All of the pictures are gorgeous, but I quickly picked this one as my favourite: I love how it captures … Continue reading

Event announcement: CamCon, 12th May 2012

Event announcement: CamCon, 12th May 2012

If you’re in England on 12th May and you love manga, you might be interested to hear that Cambridge has a new convention! CamCon will make its debut on Saturday, 12th May – a brand new convention dedicated to comics, anime, fandom, gaming, alternative fashion and everything else wickedly cool held at Cambridge’s very own … Continue reading

Weekly Shiritori #15

Weekly Shiritori #15

Last week’s post was about Iwate (いわて/ 岩手), so this week I need to start with て (te). This game of shiritori is so much more fun when you join in with your comments and suggestions, and this week I had an interesting suggestion for a て topic from ラマタ. She suggested I write about… Tearai … Continue reading