“I guess I had to learn there is no freedom without love” – “Without Love” (Vinland Saga Season 2 ending theme), LMYK Canute and Thorfinn are as far apart on the spectrum of Viking life as can be. Canute is the King of England: powerful, respected, and seemingly at the height of his leadership. Thorfinn… Read More There is No Freedom Without Love: Enslavement and Spiritual Freedom in Vinland Saga, Season 2
It’s the final day of round one of AniMarch Madness, where you vote to decide which anime will win our single-elimination tournament. We’ve got eight more on the slate for today! Vote below and head on over to our other platforms and vote there as well: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Discord, and Mastodon.
After more than three years of waiting, it’s finally here! Yukimura Makoto’s historical fiction manga epic receives its continuation with an anime adaptation of the “Farmland Saga” arc. This part of the story features a major tonal shift from what was seen in Season 1’s “Prologue” arc, and to demonstrate that fact the story opens… Read More First Impression: Vinland Saga S2
Does anyone remember how disappointed viewers were with the summer 2022 anime season? It’s a dim memory now in light of the acclaimed fall season that just finished up. What an amazing slate of shows these past few months, including new ones that lived up to expectations and a few unexpectedly great series as well.… Read More Winter 2023 Anime First Impressions
Welcome to Doki Doki News, your source for updates in the world of anime, gaming, and otakudom, for the week of October 23rd through 29th! Check out the latest episode in our player below, or subscribe to us on SoundCloud, where you can also find breaking news episodes! Are you sad that Kaguya-sama is coming… Read More Doki Doki News: Kaguya-sama Ends and the Quintessential Quintuplets and Laid-Back Camp Movies Premiere!
Our special month-long promotion of Doki Doki News continues with guest host number two! Today, Marisa Duran joins us as our newscaster. You’ll recognize her voice from recent anime series like Shadows House (Lou / Louise) and Horimiya (Hori). Follow Marisa on Twitter and Instagram, and please subscribe to us on SoundCloud, our platform for… Read More Doki Doki News: Star Wars Visions, Vinland Saga 2, and Guest Host Marisa Duran of Horimiya!
Do you love your father? Does your father love you? For many of us, the answer to those questions is a given: Yes, of course. But for others, the answer is complex, revealing relationships fraught with complications; or it may simply be a resounding no. Absence, abuse, neglect, adultery, divorce, and so many other actions… Read More Every Father Loves His Son