Tag » march comes in like a lion

    Monday January 4, 2021
  • OPINION: What to Watch After The Queen's Gambit

    Let's explore some anime with the same appeal as The Queen's Gambit!

    The Queen's Gambit is one of 2020's most engaging new shows, but fortunately, there are plenty of anime out there with a similar appeal. Whether you're struck by the show's keen tactical focus, tenacious heroine, or overall style, there's bound to be a show for you. Today on Why It Works, let's run down some anime to check out after The Queen's Gambit!

  • Monday December 28, 2020
  • FEATURE: Crunchyroll Editorial Staff's Top Anime of 2020

    Bad year. Good anime. Let's talk about it.

    We're returning to a classic holiday tradition here at Crunchyroll News with our Editorial Staff Picks! This year, we've invited team members from across the globe to talk about their favorite anime of 2020.

  • OPINION: It's Easy to Sink Into These Fantastic Long-Running Anime!

    Today let's highlight some long-running shows that are well worth your time!

    It can sometimes feel like there'll never be enough time to finally tackle that big, sprawling anime you've been thinking about. But long-running shows are one of the things that make anime special, and slowly growing alongside a cast of beloved characters offers a thrill like little else in the medium. Today on Why It Works, let's highlight some long-running shows that are well worth your time!

  • Friday November 20, 2020
  • ESSAY: Recovery is on the Board in The Queen’s Gambit and March Comes in Like a Lion

    How I found a personal connection between the two chess-based series

    While there are many surface-level similarities with March Comes in Like a Lion and The Queen's Gambit, both series about strategic board games show the incredible amount of heart in caring for their main characters and helping them find happiness. Hit the jump to read on.

  • Monday November 16, 2020
  • FEATURE: One Perfect Moment — Atmosphere as Drama in Anime

    Today let's explore anime's unique ability to capture one perfectly realized moment!

    There are a number of things that make anime stand out as a medium, but one of my own favorites is its unique focus on atmosphere and on bringing the emotional experience of a moment to life. Today on Why It Works, let's explore anime's dazzling power to create drama in stillness and bring its worlds vividly to life!

  • Monday April 6, 2020
  • It's Easy to Sink Into These Fantastic Long-Running Anime!

    Today let's highlight some long-running shows that are well worth your time!

    It can sometimes feel like there'll never be enough time to finally tackle that big, sprawling anime you've been thinking about. But long-running shows are one of the things that make anime special, and slowly growing alongside a cast of beloved characters offers a thrill like little else in the medium. Today on Why It Works, let's highlight some long-running shows that are well worth your time!

  • Monday November 11, 2019
  • How Sir Nighteye's Shinichiro Miki Helps You Appreciate Anime Voice Acting

    From Fullmetal Alchemist to Bakemonogatari and beyond, let's explore the tremendous talent behind Midoriya's latest teacher, the exceptional Shinichiro Miki!

    Midoriya's latest teacher has quite a commanding presence, with much of that coming down to the tremendous strength of his voice actor Shinichiro Miki. Today on Why It Works, let's explore a few key roles of this voice acting star, as we explore just how much great voice acting can add to a production!