The complex phenomenon of Boy Love dramas
The viral East Asian films center queer love stories in countries that can be less than accepting of LGBTQ+ people.
the best things to watch, see and do this week in the UK
Get your indispensable gui-De to leisure action, with our culture highlights of the week (one day late this time because it was a long weekend and we’re hungover).
how to make a hit anime that tackles suicide, bullying, and depression
Naoko Yamada’s "A Silent Voice" is the latest in a trend of Japanese animations that speak to big issues.
grace hartzel’s guide to manga and anime
Our 35th Birthday Issue cover star us talks us through her love of the enchanting world of anime.
mozart meets manga in the world of nicolas buffe
French artist Nicolas Buffe’s vision for the Il re pastore opera in Paris takes inspiration from video games, Japanese cartoons and Star Wars.