Asia Pacific Arts - Television http://www.asiaarts.ucla.edu/ Asia Pacific Arts, published by the UCLA Asia Institute, covers the dynamic worlds of Asian and Asian American arts and entertainment. en-us Reach out to the truth: Persona 4 is a new class of JRPGBeing a Japanese high school student, solving mysteries, and (literally) battling your inner demons has never been more fun in the engagingly psychological world of Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 4.http://www.asiaarts.ucla.edu/article.asp?parentid=109663The Bishoujo Game Market: Not for Girl Gamers APA fangirl Kanara Ty revisits her childhood experiences with video games and further discusses a particular encounter with bishoujo games. http://www.asiaarts.ucla.edu/article.asp?parentid=109662Your One Stop Shop for the Seedy Underbelly of Japan: a review of Ryu ga Gotoku (Yakuza 3)Why the newest Kiryu Kazuma vehicle Ryu ga Gotoku 3 (Yakuza 3) is the biggest Japanese game ever made.http://www.asiaarts.ucla.edu/article.asp?parentid=109648Rising Stars in Asia: Fangirls and Fanboys APA's resident fangirl Kanara Ty discusses contemporary fandom in Asian pop culture, and the power of the internet to heighten our passions and create global communities. http://www.asiaarts.ucla.edu/article.asp?parentid=109027APA Top 10: Craziest Moments from the Dragon Ball AnimeHollywood's live-action Dragon Ball is no evolution in the classic franchise. APA counts down ten reasons to stick to the original.http://www.asiaarts.ucla.edu/article.asp?parentid=107135Best of 2008: Asian-themed Video GamesAPA recalls the year's top video games with Asian characters, settings, and themes.http://www.asiaarts.ucla.edu/article.asp?parentid=102616Best of 2008: Japanese TV DramasAPA's resident fangirl Kanara Ty has watched a lot of dramas this past year, and she picks out her top ten favorites of 2008. http://www.asiaarts.ucla.edu/article.asp?parentid=102516Best of 2008: Viral VideosWho needs a television anymore when we've got YouTube, FunnyorDie.com, and other video-streaming sites all over the internet? Here are some Asian/Asian American-created online videos our writers discovered in 2008, for your viewing pleasure.http://www.asiaarts.ucla.edu/article.asp?parentid=102522Best of 2008: TelevisionOnce again, Asian Pacific Islanders made their presence known on American television. This year they made us laugh, snicker, and best of all, move our feet.http://www.asiaarts.ucla.edu/article.asp?parentid=102515APA Top Ten: Aasif Mandvi News ReportsOn the occasion of the Democratic and Republican National Conventions, we recount Aasif Mandvi's best moments as a Daily Show senior political correspondent.http://www.asiaarts.ucla.edu/article.asp?parentid=96757