The Naruto series has hundreds of episodes of filler and ran for over 700 episodes. People still remember the likes of the Chunin Exam as high points in the series. However, Shippuden's Pain Arc may trump all of them as the best arc in the entire series. Hit the jump to find out more as we celebrate Pain's birthday.
All of the monsters in That Time I Got Reincarnated As a Slime are memorable and bounce off of each other wonderfully. But how do they compare as mosnters versus themselves, but in tabletop games? Find out after the jump!
You may have seen the comically large pudding dessert in the latest episode of A Place Further Than The Universe and wondered if it was possible to actually ingest such a large treat without adverse side effects. Hit the jump for the exhaustive breakdown, (with pictures!)
In this week's Aniwords, Isaac finishes up his two-part series looking at the growth of Rooster Teeth's hit show, RWBY, from its first episode until today. In the spotlight this week is the way the series's visuals have evolved over the years, so make sure to hit the jump to read more!
In this week's Aniwords, Isaac kicks off a two-part series looking at the growth of Rooster Teeth's hit show, RWBY, from its first episode until today. In the spotlight this week is the way the series's storytelling has evolved over the years, so make sure to hit the jump to read more!
In this week's Aniwords, Isaac dives deep into the unfair world of Lostorage Incited WIXOSS to explore the three main, somewhat familiar, elements of the show that make it so tense. Willing to risk your very soul to find out more? Then hit the jump...
In this week's Aniwords, Isaac ponders the elegant tragedy of the Dazai backstory arc of Bungo Stray Dogs's second season. What makes the tragedy of the arc so potent? And how does the show manage to find hope at the end of death and despair? Hit the jump to find out!
On this week's Aniwords, Isaac takes us back to last season's heartwrenching and heartwarming drama, orange, to explore just what it is about the show that makes it so special and important. If you're ready to return to the bittersweetness of orange, then hit the jump!
In this week's Aniwords, Isaac investigates the moe slice-of-life genre and compares the new season's Touken Ranbu – Hanamaru to other shows like it that he's seen. What is moe, really? And where does Touken Ranbu fit it? Hit the jump to dive into a pile of fluffy and cute moeboys and find out!
In this week's Aniwords, Isaac returns to Mob Psycho 100 to talk about some of the themes that have arisen as the show's wound toward its conclusion. Protagonist Mob has been struggling with his psychic powers all season, but is the answer perhaps simpler than he realizes? Hit the jump to find out!
In this week's Aniwords, Isaac returns to talking about the craft of his favorite slice-of-life comedy this season, This Art Club Has a Problem!, breaking down some of the show's best scenes and showing how even fluffy shows like this can be elevated by excellent craft. Intrigued by this prospect? Hit the jump to read more!
In this week's Aniwords, Isaac takes aim at the season's Prohibition-era mafia revenge story, 91 Days, to find out what the show's cinematography tells us about its themes on violence and revenge. How does a mafia show avoid making murder look cool? Read on to find out!
In this week's Aniwords, Isaac zeroes in on what makes moe anime New Game! more than just a cute escape from reality. How does the show "make moe real"? And what does it mean to be "real," anyways? Hit the jump to find out!
In this week's edition of Aniwords, Isaac takes a look at what makes the best anime crushes work. No, not your crush on anime characters, but the ones they have on each other. What makes an anime crush more than cute? What leads to real romance? If you're curious about any of that, hit the jump read more!
In this week's Aniwords, Isaac talks about Aria director Junichi Sato's newest show, Amanchu!, and reflects on the way its setting is used as more than just a location for the show's story to take place. Hit the jump to dive into his thoughts!