Category Archives: Feature

Everyday Life With Monster Girls Much More Complicated Than Expected

While the recent anime Monster Musume: Everyday Life With Monster Girls has made inter-species relationships an endless parade of fun and games, things are much more complicated for those in such…

The Ten Types of Anime Fans

After running several lengthy and exhaustive surveys, the Anime Maru staff has compiled a list of the ten types of anime fans. This is the result of years upon years…

Japanese Snack Companies Accidentally Overlook ‘Dagashi Kashi’ Promotional Marketing

In a surprising announcement earlier this week, representatives from major Japanese consumer food corporations admitted that it never occurred to them to release any Dagashi Kashi-branded merchandise. The Studio Feel show —…

Republican Candidates Debate Who is Which ‘Love Live’ Idol

CHARLESTON, SC — Republican Presidential front-runners met Thursday night for the sixth Republican National Debate and the first one of 2016. Having already exhausted important topics such as immigration and national defense,…

BREAKING: Jun Maeda Has Common Cold

TOKYO, Japan — After minor complaints of feeling faint and feverish yesterday, famed visual novel author and anime screenwriter Jun Maeda was checked into the National Cancer Center in Tokyo…

Harmony Gold To Adapt ‘Macross Delta’ as Robotech Spin-Off

Just hours after a special New Year’s Eve airing of the first episode of the upcoming anime Macross Delta, Harmony Gold tweeted that they had acquired the western broadcasting rights…

Anime Fans Everywhere Make New Year’s Resolutions to Earn their Friends’ Respect

Another year has come and past, which means that the world is once again occupying itself with making New Year’s resolutions. We here at Anime Maru have already started forgetting…

New Study Finds Average Amount of Anime Necessary to Learn Japanese

ZURICH, Germany — The long-debated topic of whether or not you can actually learn Japanese from watching anime has been challenged by a group of language acquisition researchers at the…

One Punch Man Inspires Thousands to Work Out Instead of Watch TV, Ruins Anime

TOKYO, Japan — Every anime season there’s always that one anime that gets everybody’s attention, that everyone can’t wait until next week for. The undeniable choice of this fall 2015 season…

‘Ghost in The Shell: Stand Alone Complex’ revealed to be Stand Alone Complex

NEW YORK CITY, NY — It had been a typical night when anime fan Robert Kerry gathered some of his closest friends at his small New York apartment to marathon…