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Underpaid Animator Not Really Complaining as the Sun Will Eventually Destroy All Life on Earth Anyway

TOKYO, JAPAN – Nakajima Satoshi, 29, stares blankly at his cluttered desk. Alone in a dark office building, the clock ticks towards midnight as he rushes towards yet another deadline….

MAPPA CEO: “Chainsaw Man Would Probably Kill Eren Yeager in a Fight.”

Studio MAPPA’s 10th anniversary event saw audience being treated to news and trailers of their various favorite works, including the highly anticipated continuation of Attack on Titan and the upcoming…

Is ‘Attack on Titan’ Getting Too Political: Addressing the Latest Controversy

Following WIT Studio’s long-running anime adaptation of Attack on Titan, MAPPA has once again found itself between a rock and a hard place. Naturally, the run of the currently airing…

Op-Ed: Yeah the Election is a Pretty Big Thing, But Have You Seen Uzaki’s Breasts?

Apollo Ticalman“Culture” Enthusiast So yeah, we all know that lately the media has just been talking about the 2020 elections. We all get it. It’s a big deal. This is…

In Memoriam: KissAnime – Thank You for All the Memories & Malware

KissAnime and KissManga, popular anime and manga hosting sites, have sadly passed away of lethal dose of copyright strikes on August 15th, 2020. The sites bravely fought against takedown charges…

That One Guy From Anime Conventions Unable to Deliver All Their Free Hugs

While media has already been packed with stories about people being inconvenienced by COVID-19, a new sad story has emerged alongside all the tragedies. Jonathan Reed, 26, an enthusiastic hug…

Miura Asserts That Latest ‘Berserk’ Hiatus Not Caused by COVID-19

Kentaro Miura, the mangaka behind popular series Berserk, has confirmed that all possible delays in the series’ release schedule are directly linked to COVID-19 and not to any other obstruction…

Homeless Man Consumes ‘Gal and Dinosaur’ Straight From the Trash

Homeless man Noah House, having fallen on some hard times and feeling hungry, decided to resort to checking the seasonal anime scraps of spring 2020 for sustenance. A staggering amount…

Guy From ‘Yesterday wo Utatte’ Literally Just You, Study Reveals

A study published in the Journal of Modern Visual Culture has found solid evidence indicating that Rikuo Uozumi, the main character from Yesterday wo Utatte, is actually just literally you….

Anime Maru’s Visual Guide to Both Coronavirus and ‘Interspecies Reviewers’

Keeping up with news can be a real slog, especially when all the talk seems to be about either the Wuhan coronavirus or Interspecies Reviewers. We here at Anime Maru…