ANTERO GARCIA - UCLA Alumni Magazine

At first glance, the garage-turned studio doesn’t look like anything special. There is clutter everywhere: a stack of glossy and black-and-white magazines, a heap of CDs threatening to tumble, two fish tanks so murky that actual life in the tank is questionable, and a shelf of action figures and toys. With the walls covered in posters for Bruce Lee movies and the like, there is just enough space in the garage for a table and a desk with a couple computers blinking and ready for action. This is the control room for Giant Robot magazine, the purveyor of all things cool and the source for contemporary Asian and Asian-American pop culture, created by Eric Nakamura ’93 and Martin Wong ’90. (Continued at UCLA Alumni Magazine)