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    Thursday October 1, 2020
  • FEATURE: 7 Times Anime Busted Out Pro-Wrestling Moves

    You got your wrestling in my anime!

    Anime sure does love itself some professional wrestling. Let's breakdown seven specific instances of the worlds of anime and pro-wrestling colliding. Wondering if your favorite moment made the list? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Wednesday September 30, 2020
  • ESSAY: The Wild Plot Of Queen's Choice Is Reminiscent of Another Bizarre Anime

    It's not a romance plot until these good looking dudes get into some wild shenanigans

    Mr. Love: Queen's Choice adds to the story of the mobile game by reducing some of the romance, which leaves it feeling a lot like another outlandish anime. Hit the jump for more.

  • Thursday September 17, 2020
  • FEATURE: Team Seoul is the Team 7 For A New Generation

    A new trio attempts to take the throne

    The God of High School's Team Seoul of Jin Mori, Yoo Mira, and Han Daewi are poised to become a formidable trio that could make a deep run in the tournament. The way they've come together from rivals to now becoming more trusting friends is something we've certaily seen before in anime. How exactly is Team Seoul evoking similar vibes to the iconic Team 7? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Monday August 10, 2020
  • FANS REACT: Intrigue and Backstory Define Episode 6 of The God of High School

    There's a new format for the tournament and a wealth of new questions this week!

    With last week's episode being full of action, it's time to take things easy this week, which, in The God of High School means it's time to dive more into some backstories, raise even more questions, and change up the format for the tournament. Hit the jump to find out what you had to say about Episode 6 and remember there are spoilers here!

  • Monday August 3, 2020
  • FANS REACT: It's The Fight Everyone's Been Waiting For in Episode 5

    The finals of the Seoul preliminaries deliver the best fight of the series thus far

    We've got a very big fight this week in Episode 5 of The God of High School as it's the finals of the Seoul preliminaries and two fan favorites are going to have to slug it out. Hit the jump to find out and remember there are spoilers waiting for you!

  • Monday July 27, 2020
  • FANS REACT: Big Surprises Leave Fans In Shock in The God of High School Episode 4

    Don't marry strangers you've just met!

    There are more fights this week on The God of High School, but probably in places you might not expect since they don't happen in the ring. After some shocking twists, turns, and a sad ending, it's time to find out what you thought of Episode 4! Hit the jump to find out and remember that there are spoilers waiting for you!

  • Sunday July 26, 2020
  • FEATURE: How Many Cups of Tea Do They Drink In K-ON!?

    You can drink a lot of tea in three years

    If there's one thing you can say about the girls of After-School Tea Time, it's that they really love being able to drink tea. So, let's figure out just how much tea they manage to drink over the course of two seasons and a movie, while also discussing how these moments of having tea are the true heart and soul of K-ON!.

  • Monday July 20, 2020
  • FANS REACT: Yoo Mira and Han Daewi's Fights Get Everyone Pumped Up

    Two big fights and a strange third one keeps everyone on their toes

    After two more Group A fights in the tournament and the decision on what to do with Jin's punishment, it's time to see what everyone was talking about after this week's episode of The God of High School. Hit the jump to find out only if you've watched Episode 3 as there are spoilers waiting for you!

  • Monday July 13, 2020
  • FANS REACT: The Crowd Goes Wild for Jin Mori's First Big Match

    A certain president and key fights have people talking

    The first one-on-one fights happen this week in The God of High School, so let's hear what you had to say about Episode 2 with regards to the action and a certain president.

  • Monday June 8, 2020
  • How Naruto Pulled Off Keeping Naruto and Sasuke Away For Almost Three Years

    Happy National Best Friend Day!

    Naruto and Sasuke are two characters that will always be linked to each other. After their big fight in Naruto ended, both characters weren't seen together until the series made its transition to Shippuden. For nearly 3 years, fans of the anime had to patiently wait to see both characters together on screen in a meaningful capacity. Was that long time worth the wait and why exactly did the series take so long to bring them back together? Hit the jump to learn more!

  • Friday May 22, 2020
  • The Best Naruto Shippuden Fight Doesn't Include Naruto

    Shikamaru's struggle following Asuma's death is one that disrupts the status quo of Shippuden

    When you watch enough of a specific show or genre, you begin to pick up on the consistency of certain things such as the pace and style of an episode. So, what happens when all of that is turned on its head. Naruto Shippuden does this with Episode 82, "Team Ten" as it goes for a more cinematic style and pacing to showcase the emotional struggle Shikamaru is going through. How did they pull it off and does it work? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Tuesday May 19, 2020
  • Are Poets and Detectives Actually Similar? Analyzing Woodpecker Detective's Office's Comparison

    Poets and detectives in the same line of work? It's more likely than you'd think

    In the first episode of Woodpecker Detective's Office, Takuboku Ishikawa presents the idea that poets and detectives have more in common than people would think. It's an interesting comparison as on paper, you might not think that these two occupations could be connected, but perhaps Ishikawa is on to something. Just how similar are poets and detectives? Could one crossover into being the other? Are these jobs that anyone can pick up and do? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Thursday May 7, 2020
  • Sing “Yesterday” for Me Showcases Various Forms of Loss We Can All Relate To

    The series is a journey through the worst of times, will these characters help each other through?

    Life is filled with moments of happiness and periods when you don't know if the good times will return. SING "YESTERDAY" FOR ME showcases the latter half of that by having each of its four major characters deal with some form of loss. For some, it's just trying to find themselves in life, while for others, it's dealing with the tragic loss of a loved one. How are these characters dealing with their grief and where could they potentially end up as the series continues? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Thursday April 9, 2020
  • Six Delightful Anime You Can Watch in Under an Hour

    Getting through 12 episodes is a breeze when they're only three minutes long

    Sometimes, trying to decide which anime to watch can be an incredibly taxing decision to make. With all of that time trying to decide, you could've finished one of these short-form anime already! We've compiled some of the best that you can get through in under an hour that range from incredibly wholesome to absolutely ridiculous. What made the cut? Hit the jump to find out!

  • Thursday April 2, 2020
  • JoJo’s Most Ridiculous Episode Involves a Trip to an Italian Restaurant

    There's nothing weird about having a meal in a restaurant, right?

    What could possibly go wrong when you and your pal check out a brand new Italian restaurant that's opened up in your town? Well, when the series the episode takes place in is JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, there's bound to be some wild things to happen. How exactly does the 10th episode of Diamond is Unbreakable fit the overall mood of the season, subvert viewer expectations, and manage to be the most ridiculous episode of the series to that point? Hit the jump to find out!