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…

Staff Infection — Editors’ Picks for Spring 2015

Bob_Squob I’m very excited for the new Lupin III series, because after dozens of subpar specials and OVAs what Lupin really needs is a change in the color of his…

Anime About the Making of Shirobako Greenlit

The most recent issue of Kadokawa’s Monthly Dengeki Daioh announced that production on the new anime series Bakoinai has been greenlit. Bakoinai depicts the staff at studio ‘D.A Works’ as they work to create the…

Nisekoi Fans Looking Forward to Second Season to Finally Wrap Up The Plot

With the new season only a few weeks away, the Nisekoi anime fandom is eagerly speculating how the second season will finally bring closure to the show’s long running romantic…

Report: Kojima Leaving Konami to Become a Voice Actor

With Hideo Kojima’s name taken off the latest Metal Gear Solid game, many have speculated that he will be leaving Konami. Earlier this week, the 51-year-old video game producer officially confirmed…

Scientists Struggle To Understand Why People Enjoy Yuri Kuma Arashi

A paper set to be published in the upcoming issue of the Japanese-American Journal of Science concludes that after weeks of exhaustive observation and study, scientists have been unable to…

Anime Dead at 52

1963 – 2015 Today we here at Anime Maru received a harrowing news tip. Readers are advised to brace themselves, for this might be the most shocking report Anime Maru…

Search your feeling, you know it to be true.

Visual Aids – The Otaku Anatomy

Today on our new series “Visual AIDS”, we explore the anatomy of an otaku. Check back regularly for more education infographics on Anime Maru.

Gundam Fans Collectively Decide SEED is Too Easy of a Target

SMYRNA,TN — At the recent Zeonicon, Gundam fans from around the world decided to stop criticizing Gundam SEED. According to con goers, fans came to this decision almost unanimously. With…