Anime and manga

Welcome to fantasyland: Taipei Comic Exhibition 2013

Welcome to fantasyland: Taipei Comic Exhibition 2013

Don your pink wigs and schoolgirl uniforms, this year's fair is expected to be bigger than ever
Seoul Doll Fair 2011: Freaky and fantastical

Seoul Doll Fair 2011: Freaky and fantastical

Stare at dolls that stare right back
The coolest manga pictures you’ll ever see

The coolest manga pictures you’ll ever see

Manga is taking over the world, and two artists have put together some dramatic images to reflect its growing influence
12 reasons to visit Tokyo in 2011

12 reasons to visit Tokyo in 2011

Ultra-green cars, video game booth babes and the world's newest gigantic supertower: So, how come you haven't booked a flight yet?
Rediscovering Ikebukuro, Tokyo's forgotten district

Rediscovering Ikebukuro, Tokyo's forgotten district

Tokyo’s "lake district" is an arty hotbed, home to cute maid cafes, Tokyo's unofficial Chinatown and the city's third-tallest building. Just no lake
Priceless freebies at the Asia Game Show 2009

Priceless freebies at the Asia Game Show 2009

The Asia Game Show 2009 isn't just for obsessive gaming geeks. It's also for obssessive football geeks.
Anime decade: From 'Japan Cool' to 'cooling off'

Anime decade: From 'Japan Cool' to 'cooling off'

Matt Alt asks, how did Japan's national artistic treasure -- animation -- go from boom to bust during the first decade of the 21st century?
Japan Cool(down): the troubled times of Japan's anime business

Japan Cool(down): the troubled times of Japan's anime business

As this CNN video shows, drawing busty cartoon girls all day long may be a dream to some but does not pay a living wage
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Destination Berlin

It's crowded and outdated, but Berlin's hexagon-shaped Tegel air hub has won a place in the city's heart