If you haven’t yet, you should go check out the first installment of this series, which covers the roots of manga, anime, and some of the names that helped generate the medium’s earliest waves of influence. I’m going to start breaching the era where the repercussions of manga, and especially anime, could be observed in…

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I’m sure you’ve heard of a little event in world history called World War II. It was a politically complex and morally horrific grease-stain of a struggle that involved a lot of bad things happening to people who wanted nothing to do with it. And as with most tragedies of this scale, once the ashes…

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One month into the new year and our anime department is proud to bring you the second of our monthly collaboration articles. Last month, we discussed how Christian stories could benefit from anime adaptation. This month we tackle a question held by many fans who want to bring their friends into the otaku foray: What is…

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