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    Friday November 13, 2020
  • A Place Further Than the Universe Gets Science-y in Its Latest Collaboration

    The adventurous anime teams up with the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan for cute gifts and educational gear

    Science and adventure meet for a new collaboration featuring A Place Further Than the Universe! The anime is supporting the release of the 2021 edition of Chronological Scientific Tables with prizes, lotteries, and goods for libraries. Journey past the jump to find out more!

  • Wednesday September 30, 2020
  • Xbox Twitter Account Lays Out the Love For Kyoto Animation's Sound! Euphonium

    Also dishes out gifs and love for Laid-Back Camp and A Place Further Than the Universe

    The person behind the official (read: verified) Xbox Twitter account must be a huge fan of wholesome anime, because today the account laid some love down to sweet TV anime such as Laid-Back Camp, A Place Further Than the Universe, and even explained who their favorite character and ship is in Kyoto Animation's "magnum opus" Sound! Euphonium. Read tweets from a true fan after the jump!

  • Monday May 25, 2020
  • What Anime Should You Check Out After Avatar: The Last Airbender?

    With the acclaimed Avatar having recently gone up on streaming, today let's highlight some anime to mitigate those post-Avatar blues!

    Avatar: The Last Airbender has been an acclaimed and beloved cartoon ever since its release, and recently, a whole new audience has been introduced to it via streaming. Today on Why It Works, let's rummage through some great anime that echo the best elements of Avatar's appeal!

  • Tuesday December 24, 2019
  • Anime vs. Real Life: A Museum Further than the Universe

    Check out more real-world locations from A Place Further Than the Universe

    A Place Further Than the Universe was undoubtedly one of the best anime of recent years, and had some of the most interesting real-life locations in anime ever. In this edition of Anime vs. Real Life, follow Wilhelm on his trip to the Polar Science Museum in Tokyo, which was where Kimari and Shirase prepared for their big journey to Antarctica. See all comparison images right after the jump!

  • Monday April 22, 2019
  • Going Green: Five Anime to Watch on Earth Day

    For the last time, Captain Planet is not anime

    Why not close out this year's Earth Day with an anime marathon? We're going over five titles that fit today's theme, from the targeted preservation of My Neighbor Totoro to the full-on philosophy of Earth Maiden Arjuna. Check out our picks, and share yours, after the jump!

  • Thursday February 21, 2019
  • A Journey of Self-Discovery: Antarctic Exploration in A Place Further Than the Universe

    The Winter 2018 Rewind continues with a fantastic voyage to the land of penguins and permafrost

    Take a break from the Winter 2019 anime season for a pleasant look backwards with the Winter 2018 Rewind, where "Cruising the Crunchy-Catalog" chronicles some of the stand-out titles from this same time last year. This week we head south–way, way south!–on a voyage to Antarctica with a quartet of high school girls looking to explore A Place Further Than the Universe. Hit the jump to check it out!

  • Wednesday January 23, 2019
  • INTERVIEW: The Director Who Stole Our Hearts Away to Antarctica: In Conversation With Atsuko Ishizuka

    In Conversation With Atsuko Ishizuka, Director of A Place Further Than the Universe

    At the most recent Crunchyroll Expo, I had the unbelievable opportunity to sit down with Atsuko Ishizuka, the director of A Place Further Than the Universe, one of the most revered series of 2018, anime or otherwise. Take a look to find out more!

  • Monday January 7, 2019
  • Anime to Inspire Your New Year's Resolution!

    Today let's explore some shows that embrace self-improvement, as we plan out our resolutions for the new year!

    The beginning of a new year can be a stressful time even before we get to the matter of a new year's resolution, and many of our ultimate resolutions only last a few weeks. Today I'd like to celebrate a few shows that acknowledge that, and that encourage self-improvement while accepting that personal growth is a very difficult road. Let's count down some anime to truly inspire your new year's resolutions!