Kyoto Animation’s Photo-Realistic Backgrounds Exposed as Actual Photos

Kyoto Animation’s reputation for highly-praised production quality, featuring fluid animation and gorgeously detailed backgrounds, is in grave danger. Recent reports have surfaced that backgrounds in several recent Kyoto Animation shows may have been…

Nobody Willing to Read Urobuchi Gen’s NaNoWriMo Submission

TOKYO, Japan — Every November, millions of aspiring writers celebrate National Novel Writing Month — or NaNoWriMo — by ambitiously attempting to write a full-length novel. NaNoWriMo has traditionally been…

Shitty Anime Taste A Key Factor In Midterm Elections

As Americans head to the polls today for the 2014 midterm elections, many voters will have one prominent issue in mind as they pull the lever – shitty anime and those…

Daylight Saving Time Gives Anime Fans an Extra Hour to Not Catch Up on Shows

For many living in the United States, November 2nd marks the end of Daylight Saving Time, allowing them to “fall back” with an extra hour on Sunday. Despite equating to almost…

Archaeologists Discover Traces of Long Lost Fandom

YOKOHAMA, Japan — Archaeologists have recently unearthed the ruins of an ancient fandom that sheds new light on the understanding of early Japanese popular culture. The unearthing of the derelict fandom, known…

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…

WIXOSS Card Game Causes Sharp Decline in Sales of Other Card Games

TOKYO, Japan — Sales of the WIXOSS card game have been on the rise since the end of the anime’s first season, but this uptick has been accompanied by a…

Military Leaders Tired Of Being Upstaged By Little Girls

BRUSSELS, Belgium – A meeting of top-tier commanders in the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) was marred by a string of recent global catastrophes that were averted at the last…

New Anime is Nothing But Schoolgirls Greeting Each Other

Among this season’s slate of anime one can find the new show Mainichi DAYS, a slice of life 4-koma adaptation composed entirely of girls in high school exchanging pleasantries with each other….