Blog Archives

Anime Fan Struggles to Cope After Four Years of Not Watching Anime

SEATTLE, WA—During high school, Elizabeth Janeway was celebrated for her exemplary leadership as president of Greenwood High’s anime club. A voracious anime fan, Elizabeth constantly kept the club up to date…

Obama Announces New Initiative to Save Anime

WASHINGTON, D.C. — In a surprise press conference this morning in the Rose Garden, President Barack Obama announced a new federally backed initiative to save anime. The initiative calls for…

Study Reveals Critical Lack of Anime Content on Anime News Network

The anime community was shocked on Tuesday by the release of an independent study showing that roughly 70% of news articles published by Anime News Network are not actually about…

Kentaro Miura Ends iDOLM@STER Hiatus

Acclaimed manga artist Kentaro Miura announced last week that he would soon be ending the iDOLM@STER hiatus he began this summer. Both the production team and fans of the rhythm…

Japanese Government Announces New Anime Regulations

TOKYO, Japan — The Japanese Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science, and Technology (MEXT) announced Monday that a new code of standards will regulate the content of future broadcast anime….

Woman Comatose Following ‘Shirayukihime’ Marathon

THOUSANDS OAKS, CA — Local police and medical professionals are investigating the hospitalization of a woman found comatose in her apartment following an attempt to marathon Bones anime Akagami no Shirayukihime…

Japanese Public Shocked By “Perverted” Anime Content

TOKYO, Japan — In what is quickly developing into a national scandal, Japanese watchdog group Broadcasting Ethics and Program Improvement Organization (BPO) revealed last July that large portions of the content…

Michael Bay to Direct New Gundam Anime

Sunrise announced Monday that American film director Michael Bay will be co-directing their recently-announced Gundam project Mobile Suit Gundam: Tekketsu no Orphans alongside anime veteran Tatsuyuki Nagai. In a press…