We've all gotten so used to superhero stories that we can spot the tropes from five miles away. My Hero Academia aims to change that. With its incredible framework, My Hero tells a story that is very familiar, but also very, very unique.
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There are lots of depressing characters with horrific origin stories and hurdles to overcome. And then there are some whose sadness is less than obvious, but still very much there.
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It's Hug A Cat Day. So, we're honoring the most huggable (or not) cats in anime.
Find out where your favorite anime kitty lands after the jump.
Zanki Zero: The Last Beginning is bound to have something to everyone thanks to its intricate weaving of a wide variety of game genres, storylines, and art styles. Find out more after the jump!
Goth girls are a beloved archetype in pop culture. It's popular enough that it permeated into anime too! Let's take a look at the best goth girls in anime on this World Goth Day! Hit the jump to see if your favorites made the list.
The ninja-in-training step it up this week, discovering the value in themselves and each other. Find out the Crunchyroll Features team's hidden strengths after the jump!
It shouldn't really be a surprise that anime has been inspired by George Lucas. Considering George Lucas was inspired by anime!
Hit the jump for some hidden Star Wars references in anime.
If you really think about it, Asian horror films have all the key ingredients for a perfect anime series. Great visuals, expert character development, and some truly unique and terrifying storylines. Here's a few of Asian horror films that should absolutely be adapted as anime. Wanna know more? Hit the jump to read on!
The Great Crunchyroll Naruto Rewatch gets into some bugs, empathy, and some really cool Hokage fights. More after the jump!
Sure, some characters might be one-dimensional. But lots of anime series like to put just as much thought into their bit players as their main protagonists.
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This installment deals with the aftermath of the Chunin exam battles. How is everyone coping? Where do we go from here! Find out after the jump!
Christopher Sabat is such a prankster he's been trolling Funimation online for years ... in the form of hilarious, fictional(ish) Yelp reviews.
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Arcade Games puts the choice in choice-based games. Everything your character says, does, or loves is totally up to you. Hit the jump to find out more!
The Death Note has a lot of guidelines, but are there any loopholes that could be taken advantage of? Surprisingly, yes, all those rules and regulations left out many possibilities. Let's explore a few after the jump!
One thing fans never forget is an epic theme song. But are there some downright amazing theme songs out there that we've simply overlooked all this time? Hit the jump to see what made our list!