Let me blow your mind even further: there are people out there, right on the cusp of adulthood or otherwise in their late 20s, who absolutely do not know a single thing about torrenting or where to find anything for free online without someone having taught them said skill through a tumblr post or tiktok. Read more
My dude, there are people who get off on having someone sit on their head and fart on them. There are people who get off on seeing others play with, fondle, and pop balloons. There are people who get off on things like pictures of women with dicks coming out of their nipples that leak shit; people who get off to… Read more
It’s because they gave him the Mark Twain award and then forgot to explain to him and the rest of the world that didn’t give him carte blanche to be an asshole.
I will third this. Forze is the best jumping on point if you want to start watching modern Kamen Rider.
You mean this scene?
A better argument/comparison would be how weirdly puritanical American viewers are in contrast to how overtly horny and pedophilic Otaku culture has become... so much to the point that, in the former example, American viewers took one look at a show that looks like this:
Yes, but we’re specifically talking about something that has been affected—like the Ultraman production—by COVID, never mind that the aesthetic it’s going for is intentionally aping the origins of the series. Read more
Bruh it’s a teaser that they’re making under COVID conditions ffs
Arcueid, the vampire princess, is a different character from Red Arcueid, the vampire princess who has become Joker-fied by giving into her vampiric urges, who is a different character from Archetype:Earth, a vampiric ancestor who borrows her body. All three of these characters, who are, again, the same person,… Read more
I know, but that’s kind of a separate issue. We can’t hold creators who create something in good faith for the actions of consumers who operate in bad faith, or else freedom of expression just doesn’t exist. Read more
As a brown person currently living in a colony of the US, myself, I’d rather the whytes—and especially gamers who are whyte—have the “realities” of slavery jammed their throats even in the smallest, most gamified ways, simply because no other form of entertainment—or education, in some places—is trying to make any… Read more
This is going to veer in extreme whataboutism, but: if someone making a product has to be concerned of every niche weirdo group that might be buying said product for weird niche weirdo group reasons, then stuff like balloons and anime figurines and diapers should carry the same icky feelings as a game that might… Read more
Many countries in South America are also slowly killing off/committing genocide against their indigenous peoples; Japan is still quite literally committing genocide against the Ainu; and just look at what’s happening in the Middle East. Read more
I’m Vietnamese, and I’ve had Spanish speakers endearingly refer to me as “el Chinito”, AKA “the little Chinese boy”. I recounted this to my parents, who found it so funny that even they adopted the term for occasional shits and giggles.