First official look at the robot of Japan's live-action Patlabor movie

Getting the first official look at the "Patrol Labor" — the giant, robotic suit the Japanese police force use to combat giant robot crime — is pretty cool by itself. But what's really cool? Discovering that Ghost in the Shell's Mamoru Oshii will be directing the live-action movie based on the classic anime! » 8/16/13 7:49am 8/16/13 7:49am

A Manga Starring a Guy Obsessed With Donating Blood

The competitive world of digital comics is about to get a lot bloodier. On January 23, at the Foreign Correspondent's Club of Japan press conference, the usually somber Mamoru Oshii spoke about his latest creation, Chimamire Mai Love » 1/24/13 4:00am 1/24/13 4:00am (My Soaked In Blood Love or Blood-Stained Mai Love), which is a black comedy about a…