3 anime films that prove that Seattle’s dystopian future is now

We can't say we weren't warned.
Dec 22, 2017
Sun as Taiga Aisaka from a light novel series Toradora!. (Photo courtesy of Martina Sun)

Cosplay: fans find a common culture through costume

The community of cosplay, influenced anime, sci-fi and fantasy, is where many who feel like outsiders find a home.
May 4, 2015

Pop-art from post-tsunami Japan comes to SAAM

The Japanese artist Mr. brings his first solo museum exhibition in the United States , a series titled “Live On,” to the Seattle Asian Art Museum (SAAM) beginning Friday Nov. 22nd.
Nov 21, 2014
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Anime devotees pack Sakura-con, but longtime fans see the magic fading

Sakura-constarted back in 1998 as a humble gathering of 313 anime and manga fans at the Doubletree Inn in Tukwila. The 14th annual gathering last weekend at the Convention Center attracted 19,000. I waited in line for 5 hours on Friday waiting to get in the door. Sakura-con’s growth speaks to the rising popularity of […]
Apr 10, 2012