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Kaguya-sama: Love Is War: The AniTAY Review Kaguya-sama: Love Is War: The AniTAY Review

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…

AniTAY Podcast S3 E11: Spring 2019 First Impressions AniTAY Podcast S3 E11: Spring 2019 First Impressions

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 Author Reportedly Actually Likes the Shows He Complains About AniTAY Author Reportedly Actually Likes the Shows He Complains About

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.

Study Finds That Yui Stans Are Prone to Emotional Abuse, Sociopathy Study Finds That Yui Stans Are Prone to Emotional Abuse, Sociopathy

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.

One Punch Man 2 Trailer Revealed to Be an April Fools Joke One Punch Man 2 Trailer Revealed to Be an April Fools Joke

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.

Japanese Government Seemingly Moves to Ban Depiction of Minors in Ecchi Media Japanese Government Seemingly Moves to Ban Depiction of Minors in Ecchi Media

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.

Mental Institution Specializing in the Care of Shizuka Stans Set to Open Mental Institution Specializing in the Care of Shizuka Stans Set to Open

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.

Local Weebs Outraged That Dub Version of Japan Is Hidden Behind FUNimation Paywall Local Weebs Outraged That Dub Version of Japan Is Hidden Behind FUNimation Paywall

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 Has Begun!

AniTAY Comedy Week 2019 is in full swing and will run from Monday until Friday! Check it out on AniTAY!

Announcing the Return of AniTAY Comedy Week Announcing the Return of AniTAY Comedy Week

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 Has Returned!

The AniTAY Twitter is back with updates from your favorite anime blog. Follow @_anitay for regular updates on our latest posts and anime musings!

AniTAY Podcast S3 E10: Spring 2019 Preview AniTAY Podcast S3 E10: Spring 2019 Preview

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.

AniTAY Live! Spring 2019 Event Schedule AniTAY Live! Spring 2019 Event Schedule

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!

AniTAY Podcast After Hours: The 2019 Crunchyroll Anime Awards AniTAY Podcast After Hours: The 2019 Crunchyroll Anime Awards

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.

Why Do Anime Characters Talk About Themselves in the Third Person? Why Do Anime Characters Talk About Themselves in the Third Person?

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 7 Anime of Winter 2019 You Should Be Watching The 7 Anime of Winter 2019 You Should Be Watching

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…

AniTAY Is Recruiting More Reviewers AniTAY Is Recruiting More Reviewers

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!

Violet Evergarden: The AniTAY Review Violet Evergarden: The AniTAY Review

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…

AniTAY Podcast S3 E9: Walking in a Winter Wonderland 2019 AniTAY Podcast S3 E9: Walking in a Winter Wonderland 2019

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.*

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