Black Clover

Black Clover’s staff and The Myths Around Studio Pierrot

Fans of the manga Black Clover are no doubt excited that their beloved manga is getting the anime treatment. Though the fact that Studio Pierrot will be heading animation caused...

/ June 9, 2017
Zenkaikon

Zenkaikon 2017 Reunion: feat. Steve Blum and Mary Elizabeth McGlynn

In-between Philly and Pittsburgh Pennsylvania, the nerd party people have been waiting for came to town, and that party was Zenkaikon 2017!

/ June 5, 2017

One Year of Fighting For Nippon

This is going to be a more personal post than normal on this site, so be warned! It’s currently June 2nd, 2017, which means it’s been one year since the...

/ June 2, 2017
Studio Ghibli

Studio Ghibli is Paying Animators Well Comparatively

With the news that Hayao Miyazaki is making a brand new “last” film, comes the hiring of new animators for Studio Ghibli, who let the creative staff go after production on...

/ May 31, 2017

Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shita – Take on Me film announced

Fans of Chuunibyou demo Koi ga Shita (all 10 of us) will be happy to know that the franchise is coming back after 4 years for a new feature film! The...

/ May 20, 2017

How Should Honorifics Be Handled in Translations?

If there is one piece of the Japanese language most fans have picked up from anime, it’s the honorifics system. Despite this, or perhaps because of this, there is constant...

/ May 17, 2017
Anime Streaming

The Good Points of Netflix and Amazon Anime Streaming

From a consumer standpoint, Netflix and Amazon get a bad wrap in the anime community. But, when you take a look from a business standpoint, for the anime industry, they’re...

/ May 11, 2017