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Surprise, a Witcher Anime Film Is on the Way at Netflix

Surprise, a Witcher Anime Film Is on the Way at Netflix

Netflix has been singing the praises of Henry Cavill’s The Witcher, including claiming (based on some questionable data) that it’s the most successful series in the history of the streaming platform.
Your Winter 2020 Anime Guide

Your Winter 2020 Anime Guide

It’s winter. Time to stay inside, get comfy, and watch anime. But which shows strike your fancy? Read more...

Studio Ghibli has embraced streaming, and the world is better for it

The complete works of animation powerhouse Studio Ghibli are expensive. As a teenager, I would save up my woeful Subway paychecks and, every few months, proudly walk into the nearest HMV store to buy
Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions Brings Dramatic Anime Soccer To PC And Consoles

Captain Tsubasa: Rise of New Champions Brings Dramatic Anime Soccer To PC And Consoles

Yōichi Takahashi’s Captain Tsubasa manga and anime have been transforming the sport of association football into a cinematic spectacle since 1981. Now we’re finally getting a proper video game
New Digimon TV Anime Reboot Coming This Spring

New Digimon TV Anime Reboot Coming This Spring

The Digimon TV anime is back. The original series debuted in 1999, and the reboot will begin airing this April in Japan. Read more...
Studio Ghibli films are coming to Netflix—but not for Americans

Studio Ghibli films are coming to Netflix—but not for Americans

Sadly, American viewers will still need an HBO subscription to watch them. The post Studio Ghibli films are coming to Netflix—but not for Americans appeared first on The Daily Dot.
The Seven Deadly Sins Anime Is Looking Pretty Rough

The Seven Deadly Sins Anime Is Looking Pretty Rough

Damn. The latest season of Seven Deadly Sins features some iffy animation. No doubt it will get cleaned up for the ultimate Blu-ray release, but in the meantime, fans have to contend with some jarring
Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot Is Bad, But Collecting Orbs Is Good

Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot Is Bad, But Collecting Orbs Is Good

I wanted to love the new Dragon Ball Z Kakarot game, but I just don’t. The quests are bad, the combat isn’t fun and the whole game feels like it is barely holding together. But I’ll keep playing as
Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot Is Bad, But Collecting Orbs Is Good

Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot Is Bad, But Collecting Orbs Is Good

I wanted to love the new Dragon Ball Z Kakarot game, but I just don’t. The quests are bad, the combat isn’t fun and the whole game feels like it is barely holding together. But I’ll keep playing as
‘Weathering With You’ blends fantasy and realism in a magical love story

‘Weathering With You’ blends fantasy and realism in a magical love story

Makoto Shinkai's follow-up to 'Your Name' doesn't disappoint. The post ‘Weathering With You’ blends fantasy and realism in a magical love story appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Here’s an exclusive look at ‘Weathering With You’

Here’s an exclusive look at ‘Weathering With You’

Makoto Shinkai's follow-up to 'Your Name' bridges the fantastical with modern-day Tokyo. The post Here’s an exclusive look at ‘Weathering With You’ appeared first on The Daily Dot.
Hello Kitty's Got Some Thoughts About This Whole Interstellar War Thing

Hello Kitty's Got Some Thoughts About This Whole Interstellar War Thing

Kitty White—best known to her friends as Hello Kitty, the beloved Sanrio mascot that has charmed the world for decades—likes friendship. She does not like devastating pan-galactic conflict between
Guys With Anime Girls In Profile Pics Explain Why

Guys With Anime Girls In Profile Pics Explain Why

Someone on AskReddit asked for guys to explain why they set anime girls in their profile pictures. It seems like the results are a pleasant mix of dudes just trying to be creepy, and others just
The Way Hayao Miyazaki Works Sounds Stressful

The Way Hayao Miyazaki Works Sounds Stressful

Have you ever wondered about Hayao Miyazaki’s process? How he works? For fifteen years, as head of Studio Ghibli’s international sales, Steve Alpert saw that up close. In his forthcoming memoir
Chairman Rose Steals The Show In New Pokémon Web Series

Chairman Rose Steals The Show In New Pokémon Web Series

In the first episode of Pokémon: Twilight Wings, a new seven-part animated YouTube series set in the Galar region of Pokémon Sword and Shield, a hospitalized young boy looks to the suave and stylish
How Dragon Ball Rose From Niche to the Mainstream

How Dragon Ball Rose From Niche to the Mainstream

When Al Roker welcomed the debut of a 56-foot-tall Goku balloon at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in 2018, the Dragon Ball protagonist was introduced as “Earth’s mightiest warrior” with “blazing
Japan Has A New Evangelion-Themed Train

Japan Has A New Evangelion-Themed Train

This isn’t the first Neon Genesis Evangelion train. It probably won’t be the last, either. Read more...
Comics Scribe Scott Snyder Isn’t Scared to Train His Competition

Comics Scribe Scott Snyder Isn’t Scared to Train His Competition

Scott Snyder loves comics so much that training students who many would say are (but he would reluctantly call) his competition is a joyous experience. “If I do my job well, it’s the opposite,” he
Review: Cowboy Bebop becomes a boardgame

Review: Cowboy Bebop becomes a boardgame

The iconic anime goes cardboard... with mixed results.
The Next My Hero Academia Movie Comes Stateside in February

The Next My Hero Academia Movie Comes Stateside in February

Please pick an appropriate state and/or city to add “smash” as a suffix to in celebration. Read more...