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JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure by Hirohiko Araki is one of the strangest series ever created and, for this reason, it splits the audience into hardcore fans and haters. I found it brilliant, so, I’m definitely in the first category! When I watched the anime, I appreciated it so much that I…


Creating an interesting antagonist is one of the most difficult part in the development of a story. The villain is one of the keystones of the narration because it often triggers the events and provides the motivation to start the journey of the protagonist. This character should be fascinating and…


Birds are essentially similar to Reptiles… These animals may be said to be merely an extremely modified and aberrant Reptilian type — Thomas Henry Huxley

Pokémon is one of my favourite videogame series, even though I’m not a kid anymore. This franchise captured my attention when I was an elementary…


“Music is the pleasure the human mind experiences from counting without being aware that it is counting”- Gottfried Wilhelm von Leibniz

Before becoming a nerd obsessed with science, I was a metalhead teenager. I thought only rock, metal and cross over deserved to be called music and other genres were…


What is the superpower of Batman? When I ask this question to the children of elementary and middle school, they often respond to me “Money!”. It’s not completely wrong, however, I think it is strongly reductive. Unlikely other superheroes Batman has no superpowers and he doesn’t even construct his weapons…

Andrea Vissani

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