The Dream-Science Laboratory and Kadokawa are making learning fun with a book of essays entitled The Dream-Science Reader: If I Cast the Destruction Spell, I Too Will be Destroyed! that explores the science of fantastical pop culture such as anime, manga, and video games.
The 256 book is written by Rikao Yanagita and features illustrations by Yutaka Kondo, and it includes 31 revised and updated essays previously published on The Dream-Science Laboratory website and elsewhere.
Some topics of exploration include:
The Dream-Science Reader: If I Cast the Destruction Spell, I Too Will be Destroyed! hits Japanese book stores on July 24, 2018. It retails for 640 yen ($5.76 US) plus tax.
Source: Anime! Anime!
Paul Chapman is the host of The Greatest Movie EVER! Podcast and GME! Anime Fun Time.