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GIC Best of 2013: Editor’s Picks

GIC Best of 2013: Editor’s Picks

This has been a great year for geek culture, especially as a female reader or viewer. So to honor this excellent year, the staff here at GIC has prepared a list of the best stuff we read and watched in [...]

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Our Favorite Things: The Hiketeia

Our Favorite Things: The Hiketeia

I never used to be a comics person. While I was definitely exposed to a lot of gateway drugs that should have guided me into American comics passion - like the early-2000's Teen Titans series - it was a hard [...]

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REVIEW: Sweet Rein Vol. 1

REVIEW: Sweet Rein Vol. 1

What are the holidays without Santa Claus and reindeer? In the first volume of Sakura Tsukuba's SWEET REIN, protagonist Kurumi is about to spend Christmas alone - with no Santa or reindeer - when she bumps into Kaito, who suddenly tells [...]

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REVIEW: Voice Over! Seiyu Academy Vol. 1

REVIEW: Voice Over! Seiyu Academy Vol. 1

VOICE OVER! SEIYU ACADEMY follows the journey of Hime, a first-year high school student who has been accepted to Holly Academy High School, a performing arts school specializing in voice acting. She's there to follow her dream of becoming a [...]

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On Our List: November 2013

On Our List: November 2013

"Since Christmas songs are playing so early in November, I thought I'd follow the airwaves lead by watching a Christmas film this past weekend.  So I finally got around to watching Tokyo Godfathers.  Directed by the late Satoshi Kon, the [...]

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REVIEW: Fortune’s Pawn by Rachel Bach

Ambitious warrior Devi Morris plans to make her mark on the world by becoming a Devastator - and to get a spot in that elite crew of soldiers, she's joined the crew of The Glorious Fool, a trade ship so notorious [...]

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Editor’s Letter: Parentless

Editor’s Letter: Parentless

For a lot of people, yesterday was about costumes, candy, and scary things. For me, Halloween is a bit more solemn, because October 31 is the day one of my childhood friends became an orphan.  I first met him when [...]

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It’s a Recap: New York Comic Con 2013

It’s a Recap: New York Comic Con 2013

In case you missed the buzz, this past weekend (October 10-13) was New York Comic Con, which took place at the Javits Center in New York City. Comic books, manga, TV, film, video games, book publishing - if it entertains, [...]

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