Does God Speak Through Anime? Or, What Madoka Taught Me About God & the Trees

On 22 April 2011, Kaname Madoka used the most powerful of wishes to save all magical girls. About eight years later, I watched her do it, and it taught me something about the savior of the real world and his plan for humanity.  I am of course talking about Puella Magi Madoka Magica, which celebrates… Read More Does God Speak Through Anime? Or, What Madoka Taught Me About God & the Trees

SSSS.(Your)Dynazenon

Have you been watching SSSS.Dynazenon? While I love the characters, insights, and animation in both that show and SSSS.Gridman, the S^4 series have remained a hard sell for me, and this even though my earliest memories of anime (and TV in general) include another giant robot series, Voltron. In fact, it’s the whole giant robot… Read More SSSS.(Your)Dynazenon

Interview with Fruits Basket and RWBY VA, Elizabeth Maxwell

Elizabeth Maxwell, who has voiced so many beloved anime and gaming characters over the years—Ymir (Attack on Titan), Urbosa (The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild), and Bishamon (Noragami) to name just a few—sat with us to talk all about anime and voice acting, including her experience working on Fruits Basket (Arisa), discovering what… Read More Interview with Fruits Basket and RWBY VA, Elizabeth Maxwell

Reader’s Corner: SAO Project Alicization, Evangelion ANIMA, and Cooking with Fluffy Friends

Ascendance of a Bookworm: Part 2, Vol. 3 Recently, I introduced my sister to the Ascendance series, and she’s hooked. As she gobbles her way through the novels from Part 2, I’ve been rereading them to keep up with her questions and comments. And I have to say, I really like this volume in particular.… Read More Reader’s Corner: SAO Project Alicization, Evangelion ANIMA, and Cooking with Fluffy Friends

Live Stream with RWBY and Fruits Basket VA, Elizabeth Maxwell

With Fruits Basket returning for its final season and Kung Fu Tea featuring flavors corresponding to Yuki, Tohru, and Kyo, what better time than to chat again with our old friend, Elizabeth Maxwell, who voices Arisa Uotani from the series! As we mentioned earlier this month, we’ll be going live with Elizabeth on Instagram. Join… Read More Live Stream with RWBY and Fruits Basket VA, Elizabeth Maxwell

Why Kill Yourself Working When You Can Kill Slimes (and Love People) Instead?

I don’t want to overthink I’ve Been Killing Slimes For 300 Years And Maxed Out My Level, the new anime adaptation of the light novel series about a woman who literally worked herself to death and is then reborn to a slower, more lazy life. As stardf29 mentioned in his first impression of the series,… Read More Why Kill Yourself Working When You Can Kill Slimes (and Love People) Instead?

Doki Doki News: NieR Replicant, Live-Action Gundam, and Wrath of the Druids Delay

Welcome to Doki Doki News, your source for updates in the world of anime, gaming, and otakudom, for the week of Apirl 11th through 17th! Check out latest episode in our player below, or subscribe to us on SoundCloud, where you can also find breaking news episodes! Are you excited for NieR Replicant? Bummed about… Read More Doki Doki News: NieR Replicant, Live-Action Gundam, and Wrath of the Druids Delay