Michael's life is starting to improve! He's spending time with friends, talking to his parents, and even spending less time on the internet.
VICE's art editor Nick Gazin dives into the storied Japanese art form of manga to guide people past some common misconceptions and toward a completely objective list of the top manga comics.
On the 15th anniversary of Miyazaki's cult animation, a look back on its huge global significance.
Jorah Mormont isn't the only guy who's caught an incurable disease on his arm that will eventually consume his body and then kill him.
Anime fans look timeless in black-and-white.
The first rule of anime porn club is keep your hands where everyone can see them.
The father was shot over a dozen times, and the mother was killed with a single shot to the head.
When you're constantly passed over for even the "Asian" roles, it can be incredibly difficult to pursue a career in acting.
VICE dives into the inclusive world of Sailor Moon fandom to understand how the 90s cartoon helped shape young queer identities and create a sense of community.
Gengoro Tagame makes gay manga, often involving bestiality, incest, scat, and permanent body modification. But now he is using his art to try to change current mindsets about homosexuality in Japan.
His hair gets up and makes its way to the bar to pick up chicks and drink some booze.
TOKYOPOP became the biggest producer of English-language manga by 2004, but seven years later the company was effectively dead. Today, as it gears up for a reboot, we spoke to the founder about what to expect from the new version of the cult publisher.
VICE Japan followed some of the country's most infamous bikers to hear about their violent pasts and dying subculture.
We pay respects to one of the victims killed at the Eagles of Death Metal concert in Paris, take a bizarre trip to Roswell in search of aliens, then revisit the anime show that influenced a generation of LGBT teens.
VICE sent two photographers to snap pics of the legions of Spider-Men and Saiyans who invaded Manhattan this weekend.
Experience the aftermath of the worst tinder date ever as drawn by South American/German cartoonist, Berliac.
Based on a comic he made when he was 13, animator Wes Louis created a show called Super Turbo Atomic Ninja Rabbit and tricked the internet into thinking it was an actual series from the 90s.
How has a franchise about cartoon dudes punching each other lasted nearly 30 years?
We caught up with some of the black attendees at Otakon, Baltimore's anime convention, to learn about why anime resonated with them and why there aren't more black characters.
In the latest Michael comic, Michael reviews a mass-produced anime product on YouTube.
If you want to win the rat race you just have to be the biggest, hungriest rat, right? Find out in this new comic by Berliac.
Yakuza members stalk a young couple vacationing. But why?
The people of Japan have declared meme warfare on Jihadi John.
And a bunch of other weird shit in this very glossy fashion shoot.