Upon its original release, the anime Neon Genesis Evangelion hit like a comet in both America and Japan. It critical and commercial success was quickly exploited across what feels like every single medium possible.
Now, over ten years later, we're in the midst of "Rebuild of Evangelion
When you're at the top of your game, sometimes you burn out. Sometimes you freeze up. Sometimes you fade away. And sometimes you poison the well and drop the mic.
On the flipside of my last parallel between a Western and Eastern creator, Grant Morrison and Naoki Urasawa, I'm flipping it around to look at two incredibly polarizing and far less optimistic figures: Watchmen and League of Extraordina
A pair of shoes modeled after Unit 01 from the classic anime series "Neon Genesis Evangelion" are going on sale in Japan in August, following the June release of the second NGE film, "Evangelion 2.0: You Can (Not) Advance." The shoes are titled "The Footstep Instrumentality Project," signaling their desire to artificially enhance the footware of the world, and dissolv