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How a Group of Japanese Kids Made Freestyle Skateboarding Great Again

In Japan, freestyle skateboarding is a family affair, driven by former champions of the 1980s skate community

How to Take Cheap Grocery Store Ramen and Make It Good

You wouldn’t believe how versatile a hard brick of noodles and a packet of flavored salt can be

The Great War Over Anime Fan Dubs

Anime purists are resolute that the only way their art should be presented to Western audiences is via subtitles — not English translation

Run Screaming From Godzilla’s 10 Weirdest Friends and Foes

Megalon! SpaceGodzilla! Meet the silliest, funkiest and/or most stupefying beasties who’ve shared the screen with the most famous giant monster of all