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    Thursday November 12, 2020
  • OPINION: Is TONIKAWA a Supernatural Romance?

    This fluffy rom-com may not stay fluffy forever

    Perhaps the most curious aspect of TONIKAWA is the mystery that surrounds Tsukasa. Who is she, really? Hit the jump to read my crazy theory on her identity!

  • Tuesday November 10, 2020
  • FEATURE: The Anime Stars of Genshin Impact

    A look at the Japanese voice actors behind one of 2020's biggest games

    Genshin Impact might be the next big thing in the world of video games. This free-to-play open-world adventure game has enthralled millions worldwide, especially anime fans. Thanks in no small part to the great voice cast. Hit the jump to see which of your favorite anime characters' voices you'll get to hear in-game.

  • Wednesday October 28, 2020
  • OPINION: The Life and Times of an Indian Otaku

    A brief history of the anime fandom in India.

    Anime in India is nearly three decades old. Despite this, few people outside India are aware of the rapidly growing anime fanbase in India. Learn more about what it's like to be an anime fan in India after the jump.

  • Wednesday October 14, 2020
  • FEATURE: Unmasked! Rating the Best and Worst Masks in Anime

    Don't take this at face value

    Masks are on everyone’s minds (and faces) now, thanks to our current situation. But that's our world; what about the anime world? Check out our comprehensive ranking of anime masks after the jump!

  • Saturday September 19, 2020
  • FEATURE: Ordinary People in Extraordinary Worlds, Celebrating the Characters of Mamoru Hosoda

    Marking the great man's birthday with a celebration of the grounded and relatable characters that make his films so special

    When Mamoru Hosoda made The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, he was immediately hailed as the second coming of Hayao Miyazaki. Five films later, he has gone one step beyond that and carved a niche of his own, with his own signature. On the occasion of his birthday, we take a look at what makes his films, and the characters of his films, so special. Read on to learn more.