Deep Analysis: Hidden Meanings in Episode 1 of Yuri Kuma Arashi You May Have Missed

Ikuhara Kunihiko’s new show Yuri Kuma Arashi premiered this week, confounding viewers with its strangeness. Ikuhara is well known for layering in hidden meanings into his work using confusing symbolism…

PETA Protests Depiction of Animal Cruelty in Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure

  PETA protested this week against the first episode of the news season of Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure: Stardust Crusaders. These protests were held in an attempt to convince the creators of the…

Millions Psyched to Become Secondary Kancolle Fans

Audiences around the world tuned in to the premiere of the Kantai Collection anime, including millions of fans excited to finally be able to join the ranks of the Kancolle…

United States Congress Announces Recap Session

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Days after scores of newly-elected Congressmen were sworn in, lawmakers on Capitol Hill have announced that the 114th United States Congress will have a recap session. According to…

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.