Maybe you are creepy geek (née "otaku"). Maybe you're not! But maybe other people say you are, and you'd really like to know whether you are, in fact, a creepy otaku. Good thing there's now a test you can take.
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Forget people acting like idiots on Twitter. That's not scary. It's stupid. What's scary is just how pervasive — meta, even — Twitter has become.
Godzilla and his atomic breath are one of the most recognisable metaphors for the atomic bombings of WWII — and they're also icons of Japanese pop culture. With a steady supply of Kaiju movies, giant monsters nestled themselves comfortably in video games, creating a huge library of monster mayhem-based titles. We have selected some of them, both niche and well-known, featuring battles with these towering beasts.
In late 2011, the Japanese city of Matsudo launched the first in a series of anime style posters, designed to appeal to young people and help stop crime. Since then, the character, who is named "Aya Matsumiya", has appeared in several poster campaigns to help fight crime.