Category Archives: Feature

Rui Ninomiya’s Gender Literally Only Important Thing About ‘Gatchaman Crowds’, New Survey Says

Fans of the anime Gatchaman Crowds have spoken — according to a recent survey conducted by Anime Maru, the only thing important about the series is character Rui Ninomiya’s gender. Though…

Studio Pierrot Breaks Ties with Donald Trump After Racist Remarks About Ninja

“When Studio Pierrot sends its ninja, they’re not sending their best. They’re not sending you. They’re not sending you. They’re sending people that have lots of problems, and they’re bringing…

Panic Spreads as “Evangelion” Fans Run Out of Hard Drive Space to Save Analyses

It’s been 20 years since the premiere of Neon Genesis Evangelion, and 5 years since studio Gainax has produced anything anyone actually cared about.However mere numbers haven’t stopped Evangelion fans…

Facebook Users With Anime Profile Pictures Speak Out: “We Want To Be Heard, But Definitely Not Seen”

As its name would imply, a Facebook profile picture is a picture of the person’s face. But there are many who choose to not follow suit, and instead might have a…

‘Shoukugeki no Soma’ Linked With Eating Disorders

Since the airing of Shokugeki no Soma, an anime that has largely replaced Food Network, viewers have found themselves with diagnosed with eating disorders, including binge eating and anorexia. “It was merely…

Survey Result Show Minmay Voice Actress Mari Iijima Still Bangable

A recent survey from 2chan has confirmed what we all had hoped for: Mari Iijima, voice actress/singer for Lynn Minmay, is still very bangable. The poll was divided into three…

Online Polls Find Best Anime Ever All Created in the Last Two Years

  DIEMEN, The Netherlands — Researchers conducting online polls have come to the surprising conclusion that all of the best anime to ever exist have been created in the timespan between…

Your Anime Horoscope

Welcome to Anime Maru’s newest feature, anime horoscopes. Each sign symbolizes different strengths and character. Find your sign below to find out what your anime fortune is. Is today your lucky…

Deep Analysis: Hidden Meanings in the Yuri Kuma Arashi Finale You May Have Missed

With Yuri Kuma Arashi’s final episode airing this week, it’s finally time to end our 12 part series analyzing all of the show’s symbolism. I hope you’ve been keeping up…

Anime Maru’s Guide to Discussing Anime

Over the course of your anime career, you are bound to encounter people who share your hobby. Talking about anime with other people can be very intimidating; how are you going…