8 amazing works you may not have seen from anime's greatest directors

Hayao Miyazaki. Osamu Tezuka. Hideaki Anno. You know these names, and if you don’t, you know their work (Spirited Away, Astro Boy and Evangelion, respectively). But not every awesome anime in every famous director’s oeuvre gets the same attention, so here are eight works by anime's greatest directors you probably… » 7/25/13 10:00am 7/25/13 10:00am

Crowdfund a Static Shock fan film, a classic Osamu Tezuka manga, a…

Tons of goodies await generous crowdfunders this week. You can hop on board a classic children's manga by the legendary Osamu Tezuka, a gorgeous and spooky storybook by a pair of animation artists, a new comic by wonderful webcomic fantasy writer, and a hooded sweatshirt based on Nightwing's costume. Pick your favorite … » 6/24/12 11:00am 6/24/12 11:00am

Earth-Ending Chemical MW Is Leaking All Over The Internet

The creator of rocket-booted Astro Boy » 9/16/08 1:48pm 9/16/08 1:48pm, Osamu Tezuka's, apocalypse movie, , has been on the back burner for sometime now. But the shroud of mystery over the movie version of the popular manga title has lifted and now the new website is up and running, hopefully this means we'll get to see some stills as soon as…

Can Clones Learn To Love? Japan's Manga God Breaks Taboos to Answer

Osamu Tezuka (1928-1989), creator of Astro Boy and over 700 manga series, is often called the God of Comics or the Disney of the East. But neither title acknowledges the mark he's left on science fiction. If you don't know who he is, then you should get to know him — now. For decades, Tezuka's works weren't accessible … » 1/11/08 9:05am 1/11/08 9:05am