In the Otakuverse, science fiction fans run the world, and they’ve remade everything in the image of their favorite television shows, movies, and comics. Each U.S. state has its own giant monster, or daikaiju, that does battle with the others. The Kansas Jayhawk is one of the weakest, most disliked kaiju of them all, and […]
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The story of a mad scientist’s robot assistant, set at the dawn of World War II. Zed struggles to hold on to anything that reminds him of his lost humanity as his master Dr. Octavio’s plans grow more and more dangerous. We are somewhere among the tallest mountains of the world. When we arrived, I […]
A near-future story about a Kansas City food truck scene set against the backdrop of a global climate change crisis. In the Circus, anything goes, and damn the FDA. Food that mixes pleasure and pain, illegal cloned meats, and stranger dining experiences can be had, if you know the right people.