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5 Series For That Perfect ’90s Anime Aesthetic

If you’re on social media, every once in a while some eye-catching screenshots probably pop up on your timeline with the words “'90s anime aesthetic.” With its unique technology, gorgeous scenery and distinct character design, the '90s anime aesthetic...

Overcoming Darkness in Mieruko-chan

In Mieruko-chan, Miko Yotsuya is your typical teenager, just living out her daily life. She attends high school, hangs out with her best friend Hana and tries to keep her overprotective brother in check. RELATED: Mieruko-chan English Dub Announced, Cast...

Year in Review: Breaking Down 2021 Anime on Funimation

Numbers. They're the funny little things that tell us how well we did in Wordle, which sports team to be frustrated at, how much I benefit each pay cycle from the USD to AUD conversion rate, and so forth. But...

#28DaysOfBlackCosplay: The Multi-Talented Jahara Jayde

Happy Black History Month and welcome to our celebration of #28DaysOfBlackCosplay! As part of our features this year, we're spotlighting Blackness in cosplay, and to kick things off we sat down with TikTok, Instagram and Twitch juggernaut, Jahara Jayde,...

Our Favorite Reactions to This Weekend’s Demon Slayer and Attack on Titan One-Two Punch

Anime is good, y'all. In fact, if you're a fan of Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba and Attack on Titan like we are, anime is absolutely staggering right now. On a Sunday to end all Sundays, Episode 10 of Demon...

The Perfect Sports Anime for Beginners

As a casual watcher of sports in real life, I've always tip-toed around the idea of getting into sports anime. I've never been the biggest fan of playing sports, but I have enjoyed it in a more relaxed, recreational...

Celestial Power: Anime That Feature Mythology, Astrology and More!

Anime takes us to imaginative worlds beyond our own. And each series' world integrates us into its world through detailed stories and imagery that sells the reality. We're enamored by the original lore and mythology that comes with each...

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...

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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...