Editorial

Why Rody Soul is My Hero Academia’s Latest Best Boy

When it comes to anime movies based on existing properties, the characters created specifically for said movie have their work cut out for them. Fans are generally there to see an existing roster have moments they wouldn’t be able...

My Hero Academia: World Heroes’ Mission Builds and Builds to Something Special

My Hero Academia Season 5 ended on a bit of a cliffhanger, with the heroes-in-training of Class 1-A called up to the big leagues for an undisclosed mission. With work-study experience under their belts, it was time for a...

Slice of Life and the Journey of an Artist

Slice of life anime often take place in recognizable, everyday settings that prove relatable to the audience, all while focusing on human relationships. Due to the genre's nature, these series can providing a calming space to rest and recuperate...

Celebrating the Heroines of Historical Anime

History has always been a fascinating subject to me because it lets you learn about events from the very beginning of civilization until present day. It's no wonder than historical anime enthralls me in a similar way, as it...

AHH! Our Favorite Anime Scaredy-Cats

In anime, some of the most popular characters are the ones who are strong, brave, selfless and have fabulous hair. And while these courageous individuals are meant to inspire us to live fearlessly, let’s be honest—not everyone can be...

Quirks IRL: If My Hero Academia Was Based Down Under

My Hero Academia’s fifth season has shown an array of fantastic combat capabilities that we haven’t had a chance to experience before. The mystifying students of Class 1-B sure have a few neat tricks up their sleeves…and with the fresh arrival...

A Mom’s Guide to Anime: When You’re Expecting

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...

The Genius of Izuku Midoriya’s Motivation

When you think of shounen protagonists, you tend to imagine energetic, hot-headed youngsters with big dreams that they'll stop at nothing to achieve, fighting every obstacle that comes their way. Just as important as this unfaltering determination is the...

Anime & Dating: Believing in Love Again

When you've been single for awhile, it might start to feel like love isn't real. It becomes this mythical thing, like Santa Claus or Outlaw Star getting a second season. Much like those things, love is something you sometimes...

Anime to Watch When Your Partner Loves Horror and You Don’t

Pumpkin season is here! It may be the time of fall leaves, Halloween and everything spooky, but not everyone is a fan of monsters, ghouls, and spooky happenings, be it in anime or otherwise. While I love anime about...

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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...