Beautifully animated with a deep, meaningful message that should resonate with just about anyone that was raised by a single parent, Fortune Favors Lady Nikuko is a touching, funny, and often times gut wrenching journey that needs to be seen.
Yuki Nagato is the most overpowered character in anime. Yes, more powerful than Goku. More powerful than Saitama. Maybe even more powerful than Shaggy (forgive me Lord Shaggy). Here I set out my defense of Nagato's power.
Gundam is famous for its giant robots and larger themes of war. However, no series goes as in-depth into it as "Iron-Blooded Orphan" from 2015. I just recently discovered this series and I am both surprised and not surprised how I've never heard of this show till now.
The end of the popular series "Attack on Titan" has been controversial. But it doesn't stop me from pondering the doomed relationship of its two main protagonists, Eren Yeager and Mikasa Ackermen, with its depth and tragedy.
The article explains the top ten anime characters who cannot be redeemed, not matter how many love-pillows their writers/fans have of them. Oh... and a SPOILER WARNING is effect for anyone who hasn't seen these anime. I repeat, a SPOILER WARNING is in effect.
Although they are separated by 26 years and two different animation teams, the Sailor Moon SuperS and Eternal films have plenty in common.
Shirou Emiya made his choice and gave up being a Hero of Justice to be a hero for Sakura Matou, but as he continues his quest to rescue Sakura, his use of Archer's arm is destroying his mind and body. Will he be able to save Sakura? Is this movie worth your time and money? Let's find out!
The Yeager brothers face different challenges as they disrupt the current order amidst a coming invasion. Levi, Mikasa, and Armin are confronted with the meaning of their struggles as more details of their journeys are recontextualized by their encounters with the hated "devils".
Following Gabi and Falco's journey in "Deceiver", we look at the cycle of violence as characters confront the devils within them and the dark truth that humanity is lost and caught in the storm of fear and hatred.
Attack on Titan's main protagonist is now becoming the antagonist. Many people are saying that Eren Yeager's character is regressing back into his angry, younger self. However, I'm not so sure.
An intense political drama unfolds as more distrust against Eren and censorship provokes mass protests and an alarming military uprising. This episode puts forward the clear message of the rise of fascism borne from corruption, failure of implementing the law, and appeasement of extremes.
The idea of indoctrination carries a negative context to it. On the surface, it seems obvious to avoid. "Attack on Titan", however, presents a world where not only are indoctrinations always present, but often so easy to embrace that its followers will do anything to uphold them.
Jujutsu Kaisen has taken the anime world by storm, in large part thanks to the incredible quality of work done by studio MAPPA. Here are 10 similar series to enjoy while you're waiting for more.
Gabi and Falco’s escape opens the audience to Attack on Titan’s most poignant message about the violence of discrimination. We witness how characters from the past three seasons flesh out the changes and burdens our protagonists experience.
Amidst discussions on international relations, this episode greatly presents changes in character dynamics and the contrast between Eren's current demeanor and his overwhelming concern for the well-being of his friends. Does this still hold true for him?
This essay may contain light spoilers for future episodes. "Attack on Titan" is not only a dark fantasy show. It presents ethical and philosophical questions through its characters to the audience.
If you're looking for anime similar to "Kaifuku Jutsushi no Yarinaoshi" ("Redo of Healer"), then you've found the right place!
Continuing the run of quality episodes, MAPPA presents a clear discourse on racism and the difficulty of buying peace. Time runs out for our leads. Armin reflects his journey so far, grasping a seashell that was once a symbol of his future. Eren fights, moving ever forward to the hell he sees afar.
If you're into adorable and cute "romance" shows, then these five anime similar to "Tonikaku Kawaii" are perfect for you.
Presenting Reiner's POV, "The Door of Hope" changes the way we see the Warriors, explains their mental states for the past three seasons and shows the deep scars in Reiner that explain much of his behavior and motivations, while making him the perfect parallel to Eren Jaeger in more ways than one.
Explore new realms and get yourself stirred by watching these five anime shows similar to "Mushoku Tensei: Jobless Reincarnation."
The Marley arc's thesis on war closes with a gunshot that hits at the core of the fanbase and a somber realization that the world will never be the same again. The discourses that form from the episode's aftermath provoke questions about viewer morality and our understanding of real-life conflicts.
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"Determination" is the second chapter of the "Digimon Adventure tri." six-film series, a sequel to the original "Digimon Adventure/02" anime. Despite its title and third act being the highlight, the movie acted more like an extended television episode with an average plot and dull characters.
War is hell. Marley's whole thesis is shown in its most horrifying form through the carnage left behind by the heroes we once admired. Are we sure we know which side we are on? Or if we know that there is a point to taking a side at all?
"The Helpful Fox Senko-San" is a 2019 anime adaptation of the Japanese comedy manga by Rimukoro. While it sadly lasted only one season and lacks depth, its laid-back tone, cute animation, and pleasing characters will make anyone feel relaxed with some laughs and enjoyment.
The Attack on Marley begins! Eren faces off against a formidable foe, who stands as the guardian angel of the formidable superpower of the seas. Now that we have reached the other side, the return of the Survey Corps feels different as Gabi and the rest of Marley receive a grim reminder.
In an alternate universe to "Fate/Stay Night," Shirou and Kiritsugu Emiya discover a child named Sakatsuki and take her into their home to use her as the Holy Grail's vessel. But as Shirou grows more attached to her, he must confront his ideals. Is this movie worth your time and money?
Evocative imagery, impressive direction and gripping yet meaningful tension are the hallmarks of the episode's visuals, coupled with mostly strong music choices for the entire speech. Willy, Reiner and Eren enunciate their inner truths before a world inevitably heading to a greater, existential war.
A strong start to the final season, episode one delivers on the four-year timeskip, the consequences of Marleyean hegemony and the start of a deeper exploration into the other side of the conflict. Studio Mappa delivers well in terms of animation, implementation of CGI and character design
"How Heavy Are the Dumbbells You Lift" is a 2019 anime based on the manga series by Yabako Sandrovich. While the show lasted a season with a rushed conclusion, the rest is genuinely educational with likable characters and humor that will help anyone get positively motivated.