Can an otaku also be a devout Muslim? Indonesia presents the interesting case of Muslim otaku holding on to both fan and religious identities.
Naoka Ueno in A Silent Voice film has been a polarising character among fans. Our staff offers to take a more objective evaluation of her actions and motives.
Being in a fandom isn't just fun and games; but it can also teach you important things in life and working with others.
The shorter new season of Attack on Titan is only the tip of the iceberg of the lack of skilled animators in the face of increasing demand. How can this problem be alleviated?
Instead of really exposing problems in Japanese society, Dooley fallen to the judgement trap usually observed in Western programme about Japan.
Everything can be moe, even the muscular and manly character in JoJo's Bizzare Adventure anime series have their own hidden side of moe.
How fans can talk passionately and vividly about moe might deserve a more serious look.
Our staff explains why Cowboy Bebop's characters can be seen as moe character archetypes
KAORI staff member argues why the sports anime Haikyuu!! with all its male characters is a moe anime.
To celebrate Glasses Day, one of our staff explains why Noe Kawashima from Taisho Baseball Girls is the most special glasses-wearing character for him.
"Cool Japan" has been widely circulated in the discussion of the spread of Japanese popular culture in the world. What are the critical points to consider while discussing this topic?
The Kitab Visual Ianfu exhibition and the commemoration of World Ianfu Day provide a moment to think of the problem of military sexual violence more holistically.
Are you familiar with Henohenomoheji? This Bandung-based band is ready to rock Road to KAORI Expo!
On the occasion of Ponytail Day, one staff writes on how he was captivated by Signum's powerful character image.
Two groups of idols, one never-ending bickering between the fans. But is it all worth it?
To commemorate the birthday of our lovely and trendy mascot Si Kaori, KAORI Nusantara held a fanart competition with 2 days AFAID 2016 ticket as the prize.