Roland Kelts, an expert in Japanese pop culture, takes Kurt Andersen to Akihabara, a retail paradise for otaku — obsessive fans of manga and other Japanese culture. But a recent tragedy casts a shadow over the fun and games.
(Originally aired: February 6, 2009)
Video: Kurt Andersen Geeks Out in Akihabara
Slideshow: Kurt and Roland in Akihabara