Do Junji Ito’s Characters Actually Matter?

Behind every story is a good character… most of the time. But what about a story whose appeal lies in its spectacle? What if we’re drawn to the story to learn about the hideous monster and not to make emotional connections?

This is the kind of story Junji Ito excels at, and we think there’s something to learn from him.

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“Child of the Tide”

A sequel to last year’s story “Devil of the Cradle,” this time we follow the changeling child Lorchan as he ventures into fae territory. The question is: will he find himself, or will something else find him?…

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6 Mythological Invaders of Ireland

Wherein we thoroughly abridge Irish pseudohistory. If you want to find more information (and more ideas) yourself, check the Credit/Attribution section below.

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Why Isn’t Irish Mythology More Popular?

Irish Mythology Month begins! This is something we’ve been looking forward to for a looong time now, and we went a little wild—the first video is almost ten minutes.

Hopefully you’re all as crazy about this as we are. More soon~

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“My Beautiful Girl”

Every artist has a muse that guides their hand; a voice that feeds them the truths of their craft and feeds on their triumphs. It’s a kind of creative symbiosis.

But what happens when that relationship becomes one-sided?…

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4 Westworld Twists That Made Us Self-Conscious

Westworld’s the kind of show that seeds questions within its answers. Each plot twist is more a premise than a proposal, and almost all of them are posed by the show’s ingenious antagonist: Robert Ford.

So, let’s break them down and discuss how they get the wheels turning in our heads.

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Is Ford Actually Westworld’s Protagonist?

A park full of intelligent, feeling creatures, reduced by their human masters to mere instruments of pleasure. Sounds like it should be pretty easy to point out who the “bad guy” is, but this show will give you a run for your money.

Let’s see what we can learn from it…

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