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    Monday September 28, 2020
  • Echidna's Speech from Re:ZERO's Latest Episode Was Performed in One Take

    The latest episode saw the witch spill her tea and heart

    Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- author Tappei Nagatsuki revealed on his Twitter account that Maaya Sakamoto, the voice actor behind Echidna, only needed one shot at the speech and the witches tea party. Read the full statement after the jump!

  • QUIZ: Test Your Knowledge of Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-

    Magical fantasy worlds are often full of danger and misinformation, and so is this tricky little quiz!

    The current cour is concluding for Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-, an ongoing TV anime based on the series of fantasy light novels written by Tappei Nagatsuki and illustrated by Shinichirou Otsuka about a young man who finds himself in way over his head when he begins living and dying in a magical world, and there's no time like the present to test your knowledge of the series with a tricky little trivia quiz. Hit the jump to try your luck.

  • Wednesday September 23, 2020
  • Re:ZERO Author Muses That Season 2 Was Supposed to End on Emilia's Birthday

    The TV anime was delayed due to the pandemic, upending plans

    Today marks the birthday of Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- heroine Emilia, and also the day that the second season of the TV anime was originally scheduled to end, according to a Tweet from light novel author Tappei Nagatsuki. Learn more after the jump!

  • Friday September 18, 2020
  • FEATURE: Re:ZERO Creator Tappei Nagatsuki Was Inspired by Jurassic Park for Subaru’s Greatest Death Scene

    You know the scene ... with the bunnies ...

    I think I can speak for all of us when we were flabbergasted watching the 33rd episode of Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- and seeing Subaru perish in such an ... interesting way. But where did the inspiration for the scene come from? Learn more about the scene, and the inside of light novel author Tappei Nagatsuki's psyche after the jump.

  • Thursday September 10, 2020
  • Re:ZERO Season 2 TV Anime Is Currently the Most Watched Series on Netflix in Japan

    You can watch the adventures of Subaru and friends on Crunchyroll

    Netflix Japan announced today that the second season of Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- is the most-watched work on the platform at the moment, beating out k-dramas and other monster hits like Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba. Japan must really like its tea. Take a sip after the jump to learn more!

  • Wednesday September 16, 2020
  • QUIZ: What's Your Fantasy Alignment in Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-?

    True Ram? Chaotic Subaru? Let's find out!

    Against the advice of our rules lawyers, we've put together a short and somewhat tongue-in-cheek personality quiz designed to map the 9-point alignment axis from the Dungeons & Dragons tabletop roleplaying game series onto Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-. Hit the jump to get really, really Chaotic Neutral up in here.

  • Thursday August 6, 2020
  • Re:ZERO Animation Director Says TV Anime Production Moved to Home After Episode 5

    "I'm still stuck indoors," says Naoki Hiramura

    Animation director Naoki Hiramura, who worked on episode 5 of the current season of Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-, tweeted out during the airing of last night's episode the current state of production for the TV anime series during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. See what he said after the jump!

  • Tuesday August 4, 2020
  • Snuggle up to Your Own Giant-Sized Ram Head From Re:ZERO

    Pair it with the Rem head for maximum twin demon decor

    Have you ever wanted a cushion for your lounge that is probably larger than the lounge itself? No? Well, what about if that cushion was a deformed design of Ram from Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World- ? Now we have your attention! Check it and her sister's cushion after the jump!

  • FEATURE: *Updated* Every Time Subaru Dies in Re:ZERO -Starting Life in Another World-

    Life (and death) is tough when you're a fantasy light novel protagonist

    Depending on how you look at it, reincarnation is either the best or the worst super-power a person can receive when they find themselves magically transported to an isekai fantasy world, and to illustrate this idea Crunchyroll has compiled a list of all of the ways to date that Natsuki Subaru, the hero of Re:ZERO -Staring Life in Another World-, has bought the farm, kicked the bucket, and shuffled off this mortal coil. Hit the jump to learn more.