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‘Eromanga Sensei’ Author Tsukasa Fushimi Once Again Passed Over for Nobel Prize in Literature

STOCKHOLM, Sweden — The Swedish Academy awarded American poet and essayist Louise Gluck the 2020 Nobel Prize in Literature, once again snubbing Eromanga Sensei and Ore no Imouto ga Konna…

‘Genshin Impact’ Will No Longer Run on Hardware Made in Taiwan

Gamers earlier this week noticed that newly-released Breath of the Wild-style gacha game Genshin Impact has stopped functioning on various PC’s. The game has previously made headlines for censoring the…

Virtual YouTuber Suspended After Flying to Taiwan in ‘Microsoft Flight Simulator’

Virtual YouTuber Chiwa-chan has been suspended from streaming and social media for three weeks by her management company after a recent livestream captured her flying to Taiwan while playing Microsoft…

Virtual Keemstar Makes YouTube Debut

Controversial YouTube personality Daniel “Keemstar” Keem made his virtual YouTuber debut this week, christening his new channel with a livestream of himself talking about various happenings in the VTuber world….

What is Your Favorite Real Japanese Anime?

We here at Anime Maru know lots about anime, which is why we’ve carefully curated a survey to ask about what your favorite anime are, and we’ll add another survey…

Anime Expo Lite Tests New Body Odor Livestreaming Technology

Fans participating in Anime Expo Lite, a virtual livestream event that has replaced Anime Expo this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will be treated to a new immersive streaming…

Student Struggling on AP World History Exam Consults ‘Fate/Grand Order’

UTICA, NY — Thoroughly out of any other ideas, local high school student David Campbell, 17, has discreetly booted up the mobile game Fate/Grand Order while taking the AP World…

Americans Spending Stimulus Money on Food, Bills, Mobile Games

The United States government has sent relief payments to more than 80 million Americans this week as a way to ease the financial hardships brought upon by the deadly COVID-19…

U.S. Coronavirus Lockdown to Last into May, Time-Travelling ‘Animal Crossing’ Players Report

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to keep residents indoors across North America and Europe this week, players of the newly-released Animal Crossing: New Horizons have confirmed that weeks into the…

Far-Fetched Justifications Now Required to Access Anime Piracy Sites

Popular anime torrent and streaming sites have implemented new features earlier this week which require all users to type at least one paragraph explaining why they are morally justified in…