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American Genshiken: Otaku and Their Conversations over Sushi

If you've ever wanted to be a fly on the wall around people who are passionate about anime, manga, and… Read More

Austin Otaku: South Florida Edition

As I've mentioned before, the reason I started AustinOtaku.com was to try to make the best of wherever I live… Read More

Event: Arcade UFO’s Fighting Game Tournament

Put on your knee-socks and head band. It's time for an 80's-style arcade showdown. This Saturday (September 26th), Arcade UFO… Read More

Thursday Night Manga and Okonomiyaki

Here are some pics from tonight's Thursday Night Manga Meetup, which is an event held by the Austin Anime Meetup… Read More

Arcade UFO: Austin’s Own Japanese Arcade

This past Labor Day weekend, I took an opportunity to drop in to check out Austin's only coin-operated Japanese arcade… Read More

Happy Hour with the Japan-America Society

This week, I attended the happy hour hosted by the Japan-America Society of Greater Austin at the Central Market on… Read More

Shop Often and Be Rewarded at Asahi Imports

I forgot to mention in my post on Asahi Imports that they have a frequent shopper program that pays you… Read More

First Impressions of Nagoya Steak & Sushi

Nagoya Steak & Sushi had a soft opening this past Wednesday, August 12th, and since it's just three doors down… Read More

The First 3 Months of Austin Otaku

I started AustinOtaku.com as a way to allay my own restlessness, living in the heart of Texas, far away from… Read More