Category Archives: Editorial

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…

Glasslip Episode 05: Don’t Judge Me

I do not remember what compelled me to pick up Glasslip this season. I believe I thought it was about glassblowing which sounded pretty cool and offered some interesting potential. Then I…

Anime Maru’s Guide to Your First Convention

With Otakon coming up quickly, many of our readers will be attending their first anime convention in the upcoming weeks. Here are some helpful tips on having a fun first…

Letters to the Editor: July 2014

We’re Going Legit-nyaa! SIR― In your recent article about Nyaa issuing DMCA takedowns (link), you allege that Fakku is ‘getting bad press.’ While this may be true, it is important…

Mass Debating — Your Reactions to Genderbent Kirito

The most recent episode of Sword Art Online 2 depicts Kirito’s Gun Gale Online character as an androgynous male. Realizing that everyone think he is a girl, he decides to play along. Koimeme+Musou …stupid…

Aldnoah Zero Early Impressions

We are now three episodes in to the highly anticipated action mecha anime Aldnoah Zero, produced by A-1 Pictures featuring writing from Urobuchi Gen. Here are the key takeaways from…

Deep Analysis: The Hidden Meaning of Love Live

It should be no surprise that Love Live has as big of a following as it does, what with its cute characters, charming comedy, and multitudes of songs that fans…