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Crowdfunding Site ‘Anime Fund’ Launches in November

posted on 2020-10-01 06:45 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Site allows fans to support anime productions

FEATURE: 7 Times Anime Busted Out Pro-Wrestling Moves

October 01, 2020 10:00am CDT
You got your wrestling in my anime!

INTERVIEW: Author Matt Alt Discusses What Makes Anime So Appealing

October 01, 2020 12:00pm CDT
Plus Gundam, Doraemon, Super Sentai, and more!

Awajishima no Shichifukujin Short Anime Announced for October 5 Premiere

posted on 2020-10-02 10:38 EDT by Jennifer Sherman
Story centers on Seven Gods of Fortune exiled to Awaji Island

11th Paralympics Anime Short is Collab with Dear Boys Basketball Manga

posted on 2020-10-02 15:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
NHK-produced short will air on October 18

ROUND-UP: The News In Anime 09/28/2020-10/02/2020

October 02, 2020 5:00pm CDT
So many trailers and videos to choose from

Yoshimasa Hosoya, Mamoru Miyano Star in Bōkyaku Battery Event Anime

posted on 2020-10-04 11:00 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Tatsuhisa Suzuki, Jun Fukuyama also cast in anime streaming on October 11

Bushiroad Group’s Gekidan Hikosen Launches New Mixed-media Project Gem Fragments

October 05, 2020 12:10am CDT
Hazuki Futaba (Touken Ranbu illustrator) designs the main characters

Oishinbo Anime to be Streamed for Free With English Subtitles on YouTube

posted on 2020-10-05 07:13 EDT by Adriana Hazra
Anime premiered in Japan in October 1988

Chinese Anime Mo Dao Zu Shi Reveals Japanese-Dubbed PV

October 05, 2020 9:15am CDT
Novel adaptation comes to Japanese television this January

Onegai Patron-sama! Net Anime Debuts on October 11, Casts Takuya Eguchi

posted on 2020-10-05 22:45 EDT by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Eguchi voices transformation items, narrates virtual YouTuber project

ESSAY: Is Filler Really That Bad? A Simple Inquiry Into the Nature of Time

October 06, 2020 10:00am CDT
I swear that this article appeared in the original manga

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Imo, it all depends on the nature of the filler itself.

I’m gonna be controversial here, and say I didn’t mind the bount arc in Bleach. While lackluster, the story did feel like it could have been part of the manga.

Then we have a whole nother tangent. The first season of To Love Ru is over half filler, but most of it is perfectly fine, as it does capture the mangas energy very well.

Mid-season recaps however. I can’t stand them. It’s a 12 episode show, and sometimes as early as episode 4, you get an episode telling you what has happened in the series so far. Like do they not want you to watch the first half of the show? I know it’s a necessary evil, but that doesn’t mean I can like it.

Anime Shows Its Power in List of 100 Influential Animation Sequences

October 06, 2020 5:24pm CDT
Read about and watch some of the highlights all the way through to today

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Bōkyaku Battery Event Anime Reveals Staff, Visual

posted on 2020-10-08 04:36 EDT by Crystalyn Hodgkins
MAPPA produces baseball anime short streaming on Saturday

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MAPPA Animates Jump Special Anime Festa OVA Boukyaku Battery

October 08, 2020 3:06am CDT
The OVA premieres at the virtual event this weekend

FEATURE: Happy 10th Anniversary To Every Anime Opening Ever Made (The Video)

October 09, 2020 12:00pm CDT
Let’s celebrate one of the classic anime community videos from ten years ago!

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ROUND-UP: The News In Anime 10/05/2020-10/09/2020

October 09, 2020 5:00pm CDT
It’s merch time!

Utena’s Kunihiko Ikuhara Is Working Now on His Next Work

posted on 2020-10-10 09:59 EDT by Alex Mateo
Ikuhara directed Revolutionary Girl Utena, Sarazanmai anime

ANNual Pumpkin Carving Contest 2020

October 10, 2020

10 anime with compelling female characters to enjoy

2020-10-10T21:00:00Z

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