Tag Archives: MyAnimeList

Thousands of Anime Lists Sold to Shady Data Firm

MyAnimeList finds itself embroiled in controversy this week after it was discovered that its users’ private information was released without their consent. It all started years ago, when a researcher…

Lo-fi Hip Hop Live Streams Become Most Viewed Anime on MAL

The  coveted spot for most watched anime on the popular anime ranking site MyAnimeList has been taken over earlier today, by lo-fi hip hop live streams. These live steams most often appear…

Long-Time ‘Pingu’ Fans Concerned About Sudden Popularity of Franchise

2017 has been a eventful year for anime, but there was perhaps no bigger surprise in the often-unpredictable industry than this season’s Pingu in the City. Animated by Polygon Pictures, Pingu in…

Strength in Numbers: Top 10 MyAnimeList Scores

Besides the sheer euphoria of meticulously tracking every episode of every anime you have ever watched, the pinnacle of the MyAnimeList experience is giving completed shows a score. This unique experience of…

MyAnimeList Review Found Helpful by Zero People

In a shocking discovery, MyAnimeList user Darren Mackenzie found an anime review he posted to the site over a year ago to still have exactly zero people that have found…

Mass Debating — First Presidential Debate

The first Presidential debate of the 2016 campaign took place Monday night and has set the country abuzz. We talked to some anime fans to gain the perspective of the…

MyAnimeList Replaces Blocked Banner Ads with Insults, Expletives

Visitors using ad blocking software were hit with a surprise on Monday when accessing popular anime community MyAnimeList. According to multiple reports, the site replaced blocked banner ads with various images…

Unannounced Final Season of Gintama Already Ranked #1 on MyAnimeList

Following the final episode of Gintama’s fourth season Gintama° on Wednesday, the season received an average score of 9.33 and became the new highest rated anime on MyAnimeList. Shortly afterward, MyAnimeList…

MyAnimeList Adds Japanese High School PowerPoints to Database as Legitimate Anime

Debates have sparked in the past week over the definition of anime after MyAnimeList began listing Japanese high schoolers’ PowerPoint presentations in their database of anime. “People argue a lot…