Category Archives: Editorial

Mass Debating — MyAnimeList 10 Year Anniversary

The popular anime community MyAnimeList celebrates its 10 year anniversary this week. What do you think about the popular anime tracking site’s remarkable duration? ClariStocracy This is especially impressive since I…

Mass Debating — Your Impressions of Unlimited Blade Works

We are now three episodes in to Fate/stay night: Unlimited Blade Works, ufotable’s highly anticipated remake of the Fate/stay night franchise. What do you think about this anime so far? The…

Letters to the Editor: October 2014

He Said;She Said SIR― The People’s Democratic Republic of Korea is enraged by your libelous poison. The Brilliant Comrade would never watch anything as morally bankrupt as Love Live. As we have noted…

Studio DEEN’s Open Letter to ufotable

The following is an open letter submitted to Anime Maru. What was with those episodes ufotable? What happened to trolling the fanboys like we used to? Remember how mad they got when…

Mass Debating — Your Reactions to Pharrell’s Anime-Themed Music Video

The official music video for “It Girl“, the final track on Pharrell’s hit album G I R L hit the internet earlier this week, causing a burst of popularity especially…

Letters to the Editor: September 2014

Gap in Coverage SIR — Your recent article regarding the ‘Gender Gap’ in anime characters (link) depicts a one-sided view of the issue of anime gender equality. Here at Kyoto Animation,…

Sorry For Not Posting More Often

Hello my dear readers. I am really sorry for not being able to post more often as of late. As a dedicated and well-respected anime blogger, I understand that reading…

Dr. Otaku’s Corner

Welcome, seekers of knowledge. You are here to find truth; I am here to dispense it. I have been an anime fan for 25 years now. I have seen this…

Mass Debating — Your Reactions to Chubbiness

Chubbiness is a new idol group in Japan that features a troupe of plus-sized girls. They promote a healthy lifestyle without the pressures of unrealistic body images. What do you have to say?…

Things to Do While Watching Glasslip

Bored while watching Glasslip? The following is a handy list of things you can do while you pretend to watch Glasslip: Watch Gekkan Shoujo Nozaki-kun Learn to type on a Dvorak keyboard Tweet…