Our good friend, Kenneth See, sent us a question recently about watching anime through unlicensed means. My response, edited here for clarity and with some additional insight, might be helpful to other Christians who are struggling with this question. I want to pick your brain on something: anime piracy. Is it a sin to watch… Read More Untangled: Is It Okay for Christians to Watch Illegal, Pirated, or Unlicensed Anime Streams?
Dear Friends, The new anime season is just around the corner! And one that stands above the rest for fans of a certain generation. Running for two consecutive cours and premiering July 7th, the new Rurouni Kenshin anime is the latest classic series from c. 2000 to receive a reboot. The original was a precious… Read More Letter: Why We Won’t Be Covering the Rurouni Kenshin Reboot (And Why You Maybe Shouldn’t Watch It, Either)
Hello, friends! Today is my birthday! Woo hoo! As a child, I never thought I’d grow up into an adult who celebrates my birthday in a low-key way. I always assumed that every birthday would be boisterous. Very Haruhi Suzumiya-like. After all, who doesn’t want to celebrate a birthday with cake, friends, and presents? As… Read More It’s Twwk’s Birthday! Would You Give Him the Gift of Patreon?
Time and time these days, I find myself explaining what it is our ministry does. I’m not complaining—in fact, I’m delighted that people are interested! And it’s natural to wonder exactly what the heck Beneath the Tangles is: What are you guys? What does anime have to do with Christianity? Why do you do this?… Read More A Christian Anime Ministry: Why We Do What We Do
Good morning! If you’re like me, I’m sure you all have been inundated by updates from various organizations through this time of pandemic. I don’t want to add to the pile, but I feel it necessary to let our readers know that we’re here for you during this time. After all, part of our very… Read More Loving God and Loving the Otaku Community Through COVID-19
Dear Friends, On this Thanksgiving, I’m thankful for so many things—family, church, friends, even pets! I’m also thankful for all of you out there—the readers, subscribers, followers, and supporters—for reading and liking what we do here. I’m thankful, too, for our staff here at Beneath the Tangles that works so hard to create this content… Read More Happy Thanksgiving!
Your Discord admin Kaze is here to give an important announcement. When we first created the Discord server, I was really excited about the kinds of things it could lead to. Ideally, it would supplement our blog to allow us to create and discuss our content even better than before. It kind of happened sometimes,… Read More Announcement Regarding Our Discord Server