Tag Archives: Ghost in the Shell

Anime Review: Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex

Futuristic dystopian philosophical military cyberpunk crime drama and social commentary? Is that the most accurate, and succinct, description of this anime? Quite a mouthful, if it is. Ghost in the Shell, as an overall franchise, and especially the Stand Alone … Continue reading

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Not Tonka! Tanka! The T.A.P. Tag!

Now this is an interesting one! I have to say, I’d never been tagged to do a bit of Japanese poetry before! Actually, I’d never done Japanese poetry at all before, though I will admit to having dabbled in some poetry … Continue reading

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The Right and Wrong Way to Change a Character’s Race

So, I heard about this live-action Ghost in the Shell movie that’s in the works, starring Scarlett Johansson in the lead role as “the Major.” I am mildly intrigued by this possibility, but I didn’t think about it much until … Continue reading

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