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New Episode of Law and Order: SVU Focuses on Otaku Culture

The most recent episode of the NBC crime drama Law and Order: Special Victims Unit has touched off intense discussion in the anime community. The episode, titled “Loliconvict”, featured detectives Benson (Mariska Hargitay)…

Netflix Developing ‘Left Shark’ Anime Series

LOS GATOS, CA – After a string of successful original productions such as House of Cards and Orange is the New Black, as well as the success of the exclusively…

New App Provides Dumb Reasons To Avoid Certain Anime

Poor writing, bad animation, ecchi, tropes – anime fans have a variety of reasons to want to avoid certain shows. However, a new mobile app called WeebSnob promises to deliver…

Koufuku Graffiti Created Due To Mistranslation Of ‘Food Porn’

In a new interview celebrating the debut of the new Shaft anime Koufuku Graffiti, mangaka and original creator Makoto Kawai revealed that the idea for the franchise came about after…

Fans Shocked To Discover KanColle Anime Actually Not Bad

The premiere of the long-awaited Kantai Collection anime by Diomedea sent massive shockwaves throughout the anime community in Japan and abroad. Fans of the browser game, as well as anime…

Study Shows That You Have Not Already Seen Absolute Duo

CAMBRIDGE, MA – A new study from researchers at MIT has confirmed with 99.999% certainty that Absolute Duo is a brand new show that has not aired before. An emergency paper…

Anime Bloggers Struggle To Write Year End Posts That No One Will Read

The holiday season brings with it many traditions and practices. One such common tradition is year-end posts from anime bloggers that include “12 days of anime” and “top 10” lists…

North Korean Hackers Threaten Attacks Unless KanColle Anime is Cancelled

TOKYO, JAPAN – The mysterious hacker group Guardians of Peace (GOP) has issued its latest threat – this time to the production committee behind the upcoming Kantai Collection anime. The…

Global Markets Struggling To Adjust To Soaring Cowboy Bebop Box Set Prices

NEW YORK, NY – The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped another 200 points today to a 10 year low after FUNimation’s board of directors voted against releasing more limited edition…

Hideaki Anno In Talks With J.J. Abrams To Create ‘Evangelion: The NERV Awakens’

HOLLYWOOD, CA – Several leading movie blogs have broken the news that anime legend Hideaki Anno is in talks with J.J. Abrams and his production company Bad Robot to produce…