Category Archives: Editorial

Top 10 Anime Top 10s of the 2010s

#10: 10 Tearjerkers That’ll Empty the Tissue Box, by Anime News Network Anime News Network’s “The List” column typically only features 5-7 entries per list, which appropriately reflects the level…

Top 10 Anime of the Decade

Anime is a truly beautiful form of art, no less so because we the viewer actually see very little of the process. Original storyboards, voice actors, manga no one reads,…

Top 10 Anime of the Decade

Hello, readers. As the decade comes to a close, we here at Anime Maru would like to take a look at the very best anime we remember from the last…

Top 10 Anime of the Decade

Nearly dozens of anime have been made in the past 261 fortnights, and the vast majority measured in very slightly below “meh”. We at Anime Maru have no interest in…

FanFic Corner: How the Stan Stole Christmas

Every weeb down in Weebville liked Christmas a lot…But the Stan, who lived just north of Weebville, did not! The Stan hated Christmas! Every anime season!Now, please don’t ask why….

The Anime Maru Holiday PC Build Guide

The holidays are a special time for getting together for family and reflecting over all that you have experienced over the past year. Thankfully, for those who would rather not…

Ahogamer Reviews: KFC Dating Sim AKA the Abrupt End of All Visual Novels

The Kentucky Fried Chicken dating simulator, officially known as I Love You, Colonel Sanders! A Finger Lickin’ Good Dating Simulator has finally hit the Steam store. There’s a certain sense…

Anime Maru’s Guide to the Re Cinematic Universe

One of the most prominent anime franchises in the last decade is also one of the least talked about, and much like the Marvel or Fate universes it is complex…

Fanfic Corner: The Big Love Live Theory

The scene opens with Chika laying in her bedroom. A bowl of mikan is seen sitting nearby. “I wonder when You will get here. We need to plan how we’re…

Op-Ed: Guns are the Only Way to Stop the 30-50 Feral Hogs Terrorizing My Village

I am a local small business owner in the village of Irontown. My business employs a large percentage of the town’s population, and I even give jobs to the disabled. However, all of that economic stimulation is threatened by a pack of 30-50 feral hogs that terrorize the woods surrounding my village.