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Official NHK Otome Game??

The NHK, Japan’s largest broadcasting organisation just released a weird promotional website that is shaped as an otome game, a visual novel aimed at women.         If you live in Japan and have a television, you are expected to pay NHK TV a license fee which helps funding NHK channels (like the BBC). […]Read More

Girls Und Panzer Designer: BBC Documentary is “Fake News, National

A recent BBC documentary, Stacey Dooley Investigates: Young Sex For Sale in Japan, investigated the sexualisation of young women in Japan. It included a lot about anime and manga, including specifically referencing Girls Und Panzer and Yuyushiki. Oddly, these are both pretty tame when considering media of that sort.   More strange is that despite […]Read More