A Place Further Than the Universe Leads Tokyo Anime Awards Fan Vote

Tokyo Anime Award Festival 2019 (TAAF) revealed the preliminary results for this year’s fan-voted Animation of the Year: Anime Fan Award. Leading the pack is A Place Further Than the Universe, a coming-of-age story about four teenage girls […]

The 5 Most Promising Premieres for the Fall 2015 Anime Season

The fall anime season is here and each new show has shown their wares. Which new anime have impressed most with their opening episodes?

Vending Machines in Japan: They Just Keep Getting Better and Better!

Ah, vending machines. A nice way to indulge and an easy way to purchase snacks and refreshments. They seem to be everywhere in America, but those are nothing compared to the ones in Japan. Let’s take a look at what makes Japanese vending machines so out of the box!

20 Humorous Toradora! Quotes Between Taiga Aisaka and Ryuji Takasu

Toradora! is an anime about Ryuuji and Taiga helping each other get closer to their secret crushes. But the heart of the story is about finding love without pretending to be someone else. Here are 20 quotes that highlight the honest, yet hilarious interactions between the two main characters.

Traditional Japanese Games in Anime

Some of the most common cultural references in anime pertain to traditional Japanese games. The competitive scenes of Go and other games is a great setting for rivalries and passions to play out in. Let’s talk about four of the most popular Japanese games and the shows that they inspired!

Top 20 Cute Couples in Anime

Imagine anime without any romance. Boring, right? The cute expressions boys get on their faces when alone with their loving girlfriends. The warm signs of affection girls show to their caring boyfriends. Love is in the air! Come fall in love with 20 of the most adorable couples in anime history.

Top 15 Cute and Fiery Anime Girls with Red Hair

It’s time to review the cute red-haired characters we love so much! Red hair is usually associated with fiery personalities, but is that true for these girls? Let’s take a moment to look over some of the popular red haired girls in anime.

Strange Creatures From Japanese Folklore

Like any culture, Japan has an extensive collection of legendary and mythical monsters. Some are helpful, some are harmful, and others are downright strange. Let’s talk about some monsters from that third category, as well as the mark they’ve made on Japanese entertainment.

Top 15 Best Horror Anime: Are you Afraid of the Dark?

Let’s take a look at some of the best horror anime ever, featuring all the scary elements a horror story should have – death, zombies, ghosts, gore, tragedy, the paranormal, and more! So clear your schedule, call over some friends, switch off the lights, grab the popcorn and prepare to be terrified!

Top 20 Cute Anime Cats

2/22 is Cat Day in Japan because two (ni) sounds like the Japanese onomatopoeia for the sound cats make! Instead of meowing, they go “nya nya!” In celebration, here’s our collection of cute cats and cat-like creatures in anime!