12 Days of Christmas Anime, Day 4: Kids on the Slope and the Christmas That Went Wrong

Jazz is an odd choice in Christmas music, don’t you think? Perhaps a carol or a classic piece that everybody in the family knows, one that speaks of childhood and adulthood, of ages past and future, of shepherds and angels, of holiness and joy—a song like this may be more appropriate for this time of… Read More 12 Days of Christmas Anime, Day 4: Kids on the Slope and the Christmas That Went Wrong

Doki Doki News: Katy Poke-Perry-mon, New Pokemon Snap, and Another Evangelion Delay

Welcome to Doki Doki News, your source for updates in the world of anime, gaming, and otakudom, for the week of January 10th through 16th! 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 New Pokemon Snap? Eager… Read More Doki Doki News: Katy Poke-Perry-mon, New Pokemon Snap, and Another Evangelion Delay

Doki Doki News: A Third MHA Film, Princess Connect Arrives, and Award-Winning Genshin Impact!

Welcome to Doki Doki News, your source for updates in the world of anime, gaming, and otakudom, for the week of November 29th through December 5th! Check out latest episode in our player below, or subscribe to us on SoundCloud, where you can also find breaking news episodes! Have you been playing Genshin Impact? Excited… Read More Doki Doki News: A Third MHA Film, Princess Connect Arrives, and Award-Winning Genshin Impact!

Doki Doki News: PS5 Sales, the Shirobako Movie, and Kishimoto to Boruto!

Welcome to Doki Doki News, your source for updates in the world of anime, gaming, and otakudom, for the week of November 15th through 21st! Check out latest episode in our player below, or subscribe to us on SoundCloud, where you can also find breaking news episodes! Are you among the lucky ones to procure… Read More Doki Doki News: PS5 Sales, the Shirobako Movie, and Kishimoto to Boruto!

The World Is Not Enough: Isekai and the Hope for More

When it comes to anime and light novels, you can’t swing a dead cat without hitting an isekai series or six. Countless stories spanning many genres have used the person-travels-to-another-world premise. To borrow language from the infamous TV Tropes, the isekai concept has been played straight, played with, inverted, subverted, parodied, deconstructed, reconstructed, and more.… Read More The World Is Not Enough: Isekai and the Hope for More