'Purachina Deta (Platinum Data)'

Mar 15, 2013

'Purachina Deta (Platinum Data)'

by Mark Schilling

Why are so many Japanese sci-fi thrillers so sure our near-future rulers will try to tyrannize us, dehumanize us or, as in “Batoru Rowaiaru (Battle Royale),” make us slaughter each other, even when our only crime is possessing raging adolescent hormones? Given what I’ve ...