Kara Dennison

Kara Dennison





Revisiting BEN Drowned on the 20th Anniversary of Majora's Mask

We’re living in a creepypasta boom. Anything you want, you can find it — or make it yourself and get an audience. Cursed video games? You can literally download and play them. Ruined childhood? Some o...

The Four Faces of Doki Doki Literature Club

This article contains discussion of mental illness, self-harm, and suicide.

New Film Asks: "What If We Just Tried to Build Anime For Real?"

The makers of giant robot anime rarely, if ever, set out to make something believable — hell, that tends to be the exact opposite of their goal. From Gunbuster compressing the planet Jupiter in...

Antrum Delivers on Everything (Except Actually Killing You)

So far, the track record for YouTube’s dark media scene in the mainstream is a bit like Tiny Tim (the Dickens one): short and unfortunate. Unsurprisingly, it’s not really the original creators’ fault;...

Why Is There Suddenly So Much Rugby Anime?

If you look hard enough, you can find anime and manga about nearly any pastime. There are shows about airsoft guns, high-octane poetry card games, and building Gundam model kits.So it shouldn’t...

Remember When Keanu Reeves Played Hamlet? Slings & Arrows Remembers

Everyone’s favorite dog-loving, Matrix-thwarting, time-traveling movie star Keanu Reeves is back in the press thanks to John Wick 3. He’s been especially talkative this go ‘round, reminding us...

How Rascal the Raccoon Literally Took Over Japan

Japan is the uncontested champion of the cute animal mascot scene. Of course, there are the overseas hits like Hello Kitty and Pikachu, but one you might not be aware of is Rascal the Raccoon. This cu...