Editorial

The Heike Story is a Beautiful Modern Retelling of a Historical Epic

Every anime season always has one underrated gem, and for me this past fall, that gem was The Heike Story—a historical anime adaptation of the epic prose, The Tale of the Heike. Having studied Japanese history in college, I...

Why You Need to See Sing a Bit of Harmony

Have you ever watched a minute and a half of something and immediately known that it was going to be pitch-perfect and would have a major impact on you? It’s an odd feeling, but one that’s instantly recognizable. RELATED: Sing...

A Mom’s Guide to Anime: Career Choices, Part Two!

The world of parenthood is a magical, beautiful and often challenging place. It has its highs and its lows, similar to the world of anime. Of course, that’s without the magical outfit changes. Wouldn’t that make getting ready in the...

Attack on Titan Final Season’s 6 Most Hype Moments… So Far!!

What a journey. Since it first graced our screens almost nine years ago, Attack on Titan has been jam-packed with thrills, suspense, agony, and the indelible moment Captain Levi showed off his mad cleaning skills. With Attack on Titan Final Season...

How Ranking of Kings Reframes the Hero’s Journey

Who doesn’t love an adventure story with fleshed-out characters, an engaging plot, fascinating world-building and underlying themes that tie everything together? So far, Ranking of Kings checks all these boxes. Take a look at Bojji—how can you not love...

5 Cozy Anime to Keep You Warm This Winter

When it’s chilly outside, curling up with a good anime can be just as snuggly as sitting under a kotatsu with a mug of hot tea in your hands! Put on a sweet, cozy series and you’ll warm up...

Find Your Ultimate Attack on Titan Military Job

New Year, New Jaeger? The last several months have been perilous to say the least, rife with uncertainty, animosity, and the occasional ten-foot-tall beast bearing down on you with malicious intent and an empty tummy. In 2022, we’re looking to...

Our Favorite JRPGs of 2021: Tales of Arise, Shin Megami Tensei V and More!

2021 was a fantastic year for Japanese role-playing games. Brand-new main entries in fabled franchises released, new franchises were born, and remakes and spin-offs held their own ground as well. Here are our ten favorite JRPGs that were released...

Funimation Editorial Picks Their Favorite Anime of 2021! 📝

2021 is almost over! Seriously, in just a few days, another year of incredible anime will be in our rearview mirror. So, we figured, what better way to celebrate than by breaking down some of our favorites from the...

Funimation Staff Picks: Our Favorite Anime of 2021! 😱

2021 is almost over! Seriously, in just a few days, another year of incredible anime will be in our rearview mirror. So, we figured, what better way to celebrate than by breaking down some of our favorites from the...

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Your Guide to the Spring 2022 Anime Season on Crunchyroll and Funimation

Spring is in the air! You know what that means. New anime is coming to Crunchyroll! This upcoming spring...