Archive for January, 2010

January 30, 2010

Prism – Dennou Coil

It’s been a very long time since I’ve posted anything anime related. Part of the problem lies with this season of anime itself (Warning: rant incoming, not.), while another part also lies with the dearth of forum browsing on my part. It’s an open secret that most, if not all of my anime posts are inspired by writings within the Hongfire community. You can visit them in my hotlinks, and feel free to say hi to me, username neokai.

Now back to the main plot. Dennou Coil, a 26 episode sci-fi anime series released in summer 2007, is a story exploring augmented reality (AR) technologies. For the uninitiated, augmented reality is a field of computer engineering that seeks to blend the virtual and real. An example of augmented reality can be summarized in the vid below.

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