Controversy or compromise? Why ‘Attack on Titan: The Final Season, Part 3’ will be the anime event of 2023

Regardless of how it ends, the final arc of ‘Attack on Titan’ will doubtless be a source of both anticipation, dread and heated debate

Warner Music launches Asian hip-hop label with Ramengvrl on the roster

Asiatic Records says it aims to particularly support female hip-hop artists in Asia

Things get bloody in the thrilling new trailer for Netflix’s ‘Squid Game’

Another preview of the show’s twisted plot and the mastermind behind the games

‘D.P.’ review: military police procedural sheds disturbing light on bullying in the South Korean army

A new enlistee drafted into the Deserter Pursuit unit tracks down AWOL soldiers in this enjoyable but heartbreaking K-drama

‘Ride Or Die’ review: hard-boiled revenge plot gives way to intimate road movie

A housewife instigates her lesbian friend to kill her abusive husband. They then embark on a soul-searching fugitive getaway

NME’s Girls To The Front International Women’s Day online show adds five Asian and Australian acts

Bitch Diesel, The Buildings, Grrrl Gang, LÂLKA and Pyra will perform

‘Raya And The Last Dragon’ review: a middling TV show masquerading as a full-length film

An attempted subversion of Disney’s traditional princess story that forgets the fundamentals

Spotify expanding to over 80 new locations including Brunei, Laos and Cambodia

The streaming service will touch down in over 80 markets worldwide

Watch the psychedelic music video for Bryan Estepa’s ‘Trick of the Light’

Estepa evokes classic pop harmonies and alt-rock unease

Hardcore band Converge mistaken for Philippines internet service provider by angry commenters

“Covid has not forced us to become an internet provider in the Philippines yet, but we hope everyone over there gets their internet access back”