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 was to try to make the best of wherever I live… Read More

Sunset Dinner and Drinks with JASGA

A few of us members from the Japan-America Society of Greater Austin took Tsugaru shamisen player Toshie Suzuki and pianist… 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

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

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

Otaku Indulgences of the Week of July 30th

Believe it or not, being an otaku can be quite a time drain. In addition to keeping up the Austin… Read More

A Guide to the Great Food of Japantown

San Francisco is known for its wonderful cuisine, and the Japantown (Nihonmachi) neighborhood is no exception. Except that while the… Read More

Another n00b moment: the Austin Japanese Meetup Group

The more I dig into the otaku and Japanophile culture here in Austin, the more I feel like a novice… Read More