Heisei Democracy is a project of Shingo, a person who is me. He’s fascinated by the aesthetic of two-dimensionality that pervades Japan’s otaku culture, which is to say he likes stylishly smutty fanservice and the artists who draw (or sculpt) it. He’s become increasingly picky in his taste for the grist that forms the layer of sediment upon which doujin talent floats, but you’ll still catch him watching new anime and reading new manga now and again.
Currently based in Seattle, Shingo spent nine years in Japan (September 2002 – October 2011) as a student, teacher, and producer of English language eroge localizations. After a long stint in the moe industry having hobbies separate from his day job is a welcome change of pace.
The Heisei Democracy domain extends to: