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Gintama Movie Actors Compared With The Anime

Gintama Movie Actors Compared With The Anime

If the point was to find actors who looked like the anime characters, then I guess the filmmakers did that!Read more...
Kiss Him, Not Me Is A New Iconic Shoujo Anime

Kiss Him, Not Me Is A New Iconic Shoujo Anime

In shoujo anime, or anime made for women, “love” is the gravitational center around which the characters and plot points fold. Our leading lady’s flaws are gaps only her crush can fill. The plot is a
The New Pokémon Movie Shows How Ash And Pikachu Became Friends

The New Pokémon Movie Shows How Ash And Pikachu Became Friends

Last December, we first got a look at upcoming Pokémon The Movie: I Choose You! The teaser made it seem like the flick was a reboot. The latest trailer confirms it, showing how Ash and Pikachu teamed
Marvel launching new Future Avengers anime series

Marvel launching new Future Avengers anime series

Marvel has dabbled in anime before, and now they're looking to bring Earth's Mightiest Heroes back to the format.
Behold, Hardcore Anime Armor

Behold, Hardcore Anime Armor

They’re called Love Livers (ラブライバー or rabu raibaa). And do they ever love schoolgirl anime Love Live. They even have the armor to prove it. Read more...
Today Is Pokémon's 21st Anniversary

Today Is Pokémon's 21st Anniversary

Can you believe it? On February 27, 1996, the first games in the Pokémon series were released in Japan. The world has never been the same. Read more...
Boy Uses Dragon Ball Z To Survive Bee Attack

Boy Uses Dragon Ball Z To Survive Bee Attack

An 11-year-old boy in Phoenix ended up in intensive care after being stung by 400 bees. He says he got through that terrible attack by channeling Vegeta. Read more...
Blame!'s Anime Adaptation Looks Like A Blast

Blame!'s Anime Adaptation Looks Like A Blast

The project was first shown off last year, but now there’s a proper trailer (and release details) for the anime adaptation of Tsutomu Nihei’s manga masterpiece Blame!.Read more...
Hayao Miyazaki's Retirement Is Officially Over

Hayao Miyazaki's Retirement Is Officially Over

Back in 2013, Hayao Miyazaki retired from feature filmmaking, saying, “This time is for real.” Now, his long time producer says Miyazaki is coming out of retirement for another full-length movie.
An Anime Commercial For The Legend Of Zelda's Milk

An Anime Commercial For The Legend Of Zelda's Milk

Let us all close our eyes and imagine, that as part of Breath of the Wild’s marketing campaign, Nintendo had thought to make an anime trailer for some Lon Lon Milk. Now, open them and watch the clip
Man Watches Anime About Animal Girls, Wonders Why It's Popular In Japan

Man Watches Anime About Animal Girls, Wonders Why It's Popular In Japan

Kemono Friends is set in a safari with animals that are anime girls. YouTuber Reapers decided to watch it. Read more...
Japan's School Bags Are Expensive and Fashionable

Japan's School Bags Are Expensive and Fashionable

Grade schoolers across Japan carry leather backpacks called “randoseru” (ランドセル). Traditionally, kids have carried one of two colors: black for boys, and red for girls. In recent years, however, that’s
Dragon Ball Is Excellent At Anime Openings

Dragon Ball Is Excellent At Anime Openings

Over the years, we’ve gotten loads of excellent opening credit sequences from the various Dragon Ball anime. The latest from Dragon Ball Super is no exception, but how does it stack up to the others?
13 of the most awkward anime romances ever

13 of the most awkward anime romances ever

Just imagine falling for a space villain or being stalked by a grim reaper when you watch these awkward anime couples.
Anime With Characters That Look The Same

Anime With Characters That Look The Same

Recently, there was an online poll in Japan that asked folks which anime featured characters that all looked too similar. Read more...
Ghost In The Shell Movie Gets A Proper Trailer

Ghost In The Shell Movie Gets A Proper Trailer

No teasing or setting the mood here. This new Ghost in the Shell movie clip is a straight-up trailer, with 2:09 of guns firing and Beat Takeshi looking concerned. Read more...
The Hair Flips Of Madoka Magica’s Homura, Ranked

The Hair Flips Of Madoka Magica’s Homura, Ranked

Madoka Magica’s Homura Akemi is the best girl. If you haven’t watched the anime series all the way through, perhaps that is not apparent. If you have and don’t agree, probably, you are a monster.
Problematic Faves: Bakuman

Problematic Faves: Bakuman

Bakuman is unparalleled in showcasing the triumphs and tragedies behind creativity and collaboration but falls disappointingly flat when it comes to romance and its female characters.
Favorite Winter Anime By State

Favorite Winter Anime By State

In the U.S., we aren’t quite in a united state of anime. According to a new graph published by anime streaming service Crunchyroll, half of America is in agreement over its favorite anime right now,
Attack on Titan finally lands Season 2 premiere date

Attack on Titan finally lands Season 2 premiere date

It's been a long time coming, but we finally know when we'll get to see Season 2 of the acclaimed anime Attack on Titan.