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Cosplayer causes High School Evacuation
Posted May 25, 2017 in Cosplay

In the United States, a high school in the state of Wisconsin was evacuated and was subjected to a police sweep when a parent reported seeing a student wearing what they thought to be a “ballistic-type vest”, a backpack and carrying a bag. It turned out...

Woman Believes She's Cat in Human Form
Posted September 15, 2016 in Otakuism

In Norway, a woman in the city of Oslo truly believes that she is a cat that is trapped in a human body. She stated that she realized that she was a cat at 16 years old and wears artificial cat ears and a tail in order to express her inner-self. In...

Some Men Prefer Virtual Girls
Posted October 22, 2014 in Otakuism

This article is about a portion of the male population in Japan that prefer to have virtual girlfriends rather than real relationships with women. It briefly looks at how these men get into virtual relationships and their rationale as to why they prefer to keep...

MarineKingPrime - Rise of a Pro Gamer
Posted September 23, 2014 in Video Games

This article is about the early life and professional gaming rise of the South Korean E-Sports celebrity Lee Jun-Hong, more commonly known throughout the world as MarineKingPrime (MKP), and how he went through the competition at the 2011 World...