Kaguya-sama: Love Is War has been a fan-favorite on AniTAY for a couple of years now, and many of us were thrilled to see it get an anime adaptation. But did the anime hold up to the original? How good of a show is it for series newcomers? All these questions and more have been answered below by famous* anime scholars…
The Spring 2019 season is in full swing, and we here at AniTAY are hard at work on our seasonal anime recommendation collaboration. But for those of you who just can’t wait any longer, this is the podcast episode for you!
ANITAY, JAPAN - A beloved member of the AniTAY community has been accused of lying to his readers and fellow authors about his taste in anime.
In a landmark study performed by some of the most prestigious researchers from across the globe, overwhelming evidence was found that correlated Yui Stans with sociopathic tendencies.
Fans of the famous anime One Punch Man were disheartened these past couple of weeks after witnessing the new trailer for the anime’s second season.
Describing the current state of Japanese copyright law as “exploitative,” groups pushing for the ban of the depiction of minors in pornographic content finally achieved victory today when they secured a government promise to create legislation to address the issue.
TOKYO, JAPAN - The prefectural government of Tokyo just signed off on the establishment of an institution catering to a particularly poorly-represented portion of the population.
AKIHABARA, JAPAN - Japan has seen a boom in tourism lately, with the Japan National Tourism Organization estimating a cool 2.7 million tourists visiting the country in 2018. However, not everyone is a happy customer.
AniTAY Comedy Week 2019 is in full swing and will run from Monday until Friday! Check it out on AniTAY!
As you may know, AniTAY has a tradition of turning into a sort of anime version of The Onion on April Fools Day (and for the record, we started doing it around the same time that Anime Maru, a now-famous leader in anime news, was founded). Those of you who are really old-school might remember a time when I ran a…
The AniTAY Twitter is back with updates from your favorite anime blog. Follow @_anitay for regular updates on our latest posts and anime musings!
The snow is melting, flowers blooming...spring is in the air. And we all know what that means: more anime. Join the AniTAY crew as we investigate this forecasted April shower of anime.
Do you like listening to us on the AniTAY podcast? Perhaps you’ve only read some of our articles. Either way, this may be the event for you. AniTAY is scheduled to host a couple of panels this spring. If you’re planning to attend these conventions or live in the area, feel free to stop by!
You may have seen/heard that the Crunchyroll Anime Awards aired last month. Quite a few of us over here on AniTAY tuned in together to listen. This is the resulting audio.
If you’ve watched a significant amount of anime, you’ve probably encountered them- characters who refer to themselves in the third person. Why do they talk like this? Is this something that happens in real life? Join me on a journey through cultural linguistics and self discovery as we attempt to answer this pressing…
The winter 2019 anime season is in full swing, and the writers at AniTAY have come together once again to pool our collective anime knowledge into a list of recommendations. This winter is host to quite a few excellent series, but after numerous discussions we managed to trim the list down to our favorites. Not sure…
I am currently looking for more writers for our AniTAY reviews, collaborations and podcast! Do you want to talk/write about anime in a blogging community? This might be your perfect chance!
The 5th one??
The winner of multiple awards in AniTAY’s “2018 in Review” series, Violet Evergarden was a clear favorite among our writers and the anime fandom as a whole. Although the animation by itself already represents some of the very best that anime has to offer, it was far from the only reason that we were such big fans. I…
From the menu of anime airing this winter, we here at AniTAY have selected some of our favorites to discuss on this brief episode. Join me as I settle down for the winter and have a lovely discussion with newcomer TheMamaLuigi and series regulars dilkokoro and Requiem.*