80’s bubble era Japanese animation

In the 80’s, Japan enjoyed a golden age of ultra-luxury (which appears to be a bubble) due to an abnormal rise in asset values. At the time, there was a saying that if you sold all the land in Tokyo, you could buy the United States. It does not spare an investment in animation, so […]

Pier Paolo Pasolini, to the glory of football

You can be a century old and still surprise. Even long after leaving this world. This is the case of Pier Paolo Pasolini, whose 100th birthday is being celebrated this year (he was born on March 5, 1922 in Bologna) by shining the spotlight on his work as a poet, writer, screenwriter and director, author […]

‘Unexpected Journey’ Kim Jung-ja “Yoon Yeo-jeong, the person who gave me hope… It’s amazing”

Kim Jung-ja, an acquaintance of Yoon Yeo-jeong and animation timing director, showed respect for Yoon Yeo-jeong. In tvN’s ‘Unexpected Journey’ broadcast on the 15th, after returning to the dorm after returning from the Kelly Clarkson show, Yoon Yeo-jeong met several acquaintances that she had invited. Kim Jung-ja, who is working as an animation timing director […]

Fantasy Basel 2022: First program preview

From May 26th to 28th, Switzerland’s largest fair for pop culture will take place again on the Ascension weekend in the four halls of the Messe Basel. Film, gaming, cosplay and comic fans travel from all over Europe because the FANTASY BASEL – The Swiss Comic Con is now one of the internationally leading and […]

Preview | Figment 2: Creed Valley

Release Date: 15/05/2022 Genre: Action adventure Multiplayer: Platform: PC, Switch As I described in a recently published column, I can do very little with abstract video games. Games like Bound and Contrast just don’t get to me, so I don’t experience them in the ”right way”. However, games that use symbolism are a different story. […]