Overlord is supposed to be an "isekai" story about a nerdy salaryman taking on the persona of an all-powerful undead ruler when he ends up trapped in a fantasy world resembling his favorite MMORPG, so why exactly did the second season dedicate some five episodes to the struggles of a lowly tribe of Lizard Men? Why indeed? Hit the jump to join us as we examine the narrative reasons behind this scaly diversion.
Isekai are terrifying worlds populated by mighty magic and terrifying monsters, but which poses the greatest threat? In an all-out battle of the multipvers, who would actually emerge victorious? I've watched a lot of isekai anime during my precious time in this world and believe I have discovered the truth. Hit the jump to find out which world is the mightiest!
Soma snatches the cooking game AGAIN with this revolutionary dish. Combining the forces of pan-fried noodles with the delicate and beautiful soba noodle- is it really such a hit? Hit the jump to find out how to make it for yourself!
The hype machine for the new MY HERO ACADEMIA movie is spiraling out of control and into overdrive! As part of the promotional push, a new MHA pop-up shop has opened at the Animate store in Tokyo’s Shibuya ward! CR News' exclusive manga-style photo report takes you inside these hallowed halls after the jump!
Summer means beaches, watermelons, and spending some quality time in the sun with your favorite girl! But between Hestia, Ais, and the rest of the DanMachi casts, how could you possibly play favorites? We've taken the pressure off you with our custom matching quiz! Hit the jump to discover your ideal DanMachi date!
This season's ISLAND is a time travel story like no other. Rather than kicking off with a time machine, it uses the concept of time travel — and the question of whether it even exists — to build the world of the show and reveal the innermost feelings of the characters. Can you unravel the mystery of Urashima Island? Read on after the jump!
One Punch Man season 2 teaser and release date revealed, My Hero Academia reaches 16 millions copies in print, Discotek makes a ton of announcemencts, & MORE! Hit the jump for the highlights of the hottest news in anime!
No one does collaborations quite like anime! Anime collaborations are pretty common, but fashion may not be first on your mind! You might be surprised at all of the great fashion mashups, so let’s take a look at what we think are the 10 best… And no, there are no silk DBZ button down shirts in the mix!
On the surface, Angels of Death is an intense mystery horror series designed to keep it's audience on the edge of their seats. However, once the show's female lead gets a partner by her side, the way they interact could be responsible for showing this story's true colors. Hit the jump to find out how!
Can life be defined without death? If one is fated to live forever, can their existence even be considered life at all? These are tough questions to dwell on, but all we’re doing here is making a top 10 list so don’t sweat the details. Anime-Planet has put it to a vote to let fans decide which they most love and hate, not that the opinions of mortals mean all that much, so hit the jump to see the top 5 loved and hated immortals in anime!
We've seen a lot of responses and support for He Was Anime from a wide variety of people. What do the athletes that Mike Daniels plays with and against think about the documentary? Thanks to social media, we can find that answer. Hit the jump to see what NFL players had to say about He Was Anime!
Though the scourge of anime-added "filler episodes" hangs heavy over shonen properties, My Hero Academia has taken a novel approach to anime-original content that actually plays into the strengths of the story. Today let's explore how My Hero Academia's anime tells its own thrilling stories!