Shirobako Extremely Popular Among Sci-Fi and Fantasy Characters

Since its premiere, slice-of-life anime Shirobako has received no shortage of praise for the balance of cute, comedic charm and on-point drama based on struggles found in the real professional world. Several…

Otaku Devastated After Discovering Favorite Anime is Adapted From Eroge

PARIS, TX —  Last week, 28-year-old anime fan Learmont Irons reevaluated his life upon finding out that his current “anime of the season” was originally porn. Reports indicate that Irons was browsing…

Year in Review: 10 Anime That Aired in 2014

2014 was a year that featured many anime. In fact, I can say for certain that the Japanese animation industry did in fact develop, animate, and advertise several shows throughout…

Anime Maru’s Best Anime of the Year is One Piece for the 15th Consecutive Year

Anime Maru’s panel of judges have announced that their choice for Anime of the Year is once again Toei Animation’s One Piece. The anime has won Anime Maru’s award every…

Letters to the Editor: December 2014

KanColle ~Conspiracy Collection~ SIR― I am disappointed that you have chosen to report the oft-repeated but little-examined view that North Korea is behind the Kancolle attacks. As an experienced DRPK…

The NSA Ascends to Godhood

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Last night, protesters surrounded the White House to demand changes within the U.S. government. The protesters were urged on by increasingly common invasions of privacy, and many are concerned that the U.S. is becoming more akin to a police state.

Final Episode of Inou-Battle Actually an Episode of Kill la Kill

Studio Trigger has struggled for weeks to promote When Supernatural Battles Became Commonplace, also known as Inou-Battle wa Nichijou-kei no Naka de. After the astounding success of Kill la Kill,…

Anime Bloggers Struggle To Write Year End Posts That No One Will Read

The holiday season brings with it many traditions and practices. One such common tradition is year-end posts from anime bloggers that include “12 days of anime” and “top 10” lists…

Psycho Pass 2 Mercifully Ends After 11 Episodes

As the episodes dragged on and the anime became more and more erratic, viewers began to despair. But anime fans around the world breathed a sigh of relief after Psycho Pass 2 finally ceased…

North Korean Hackers Threaten Attacks Unless KanColle Anime is Cancelled

TOKYO, JAPAN – The mysterious hacker group Guardians of Peace (GOP) has issued its latest threat – this time to the production committee behind the upcoming Kantai Collection anime. The…