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2nd Anniversary Special: Top 10 Anime Openings (Action and Non-Action lists)

Well, it’s that time of year again – time for a Top 10 list! This is one that’s probably going to be deeply contentious: there are so many…

Harper Anime Reviews

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Fanart Friday: Edward and Alphonse

★ 【時島シクカ】「 鋼の錬金術師 」 ☆ reprinted w/permission

Beneath the Tangles

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Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood Review (Spoiler-Free)

I recently re-watched Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, and seeing as I’ve never written about it, I figured I may as well this time around. Will keep it short though,…

Umai Yomu Anime Blog

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Artist spotlight: Yoshimichi Kameda

Yoshimichi Kameda is undoubtedly one of the most important animators of the last 15 years. He is also one of the last really major animators today whose style…

Animétudes

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Visual Kei&Anime – SID Part I

For the first, but not the last time in this section, we have a two part discography dive! Whoo! We’re jumping forward in the stream of VKei, but…

Phoenix Talks Pop Culture Japan

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AniMarch Madness 2021: Winner

The polls are closed, the votes are in, and we have a winner for the 2021 AniMarch Madness tournament! But before I announce it, let me just thank…

Beneath the Tangles

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AniMarch Madness 2021: Championship

One month, 48 matches, and nearly 15,000 votes later, we’re down to the final two. Advancing from their semifinal matches last week, Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, in its return…

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AniMarch Madness 2021: Final Four (Match Two)

And then…there were three. Attack on Titan in easily its best showing in the tournament is the first team into the championship round, winning fairly easily against last…

Beneath the Tangles

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AniMarch Madness 2021: Final Four (Match One)

Forty-six matches later, we’re finally down to the final four! Welcome to week four of AniMarch Madness! The quarterfinals held few surprises, with all three number one seeds…

Beneath the Tangles

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AniMarch Madness 2021: Quarterfinals (Day 1)

Welcome to week three of AniMarch Madness! Voting continued to be heavy in round two, and unlike the first round, it was full of surprises, none bigger than…

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Watching Anime As A Feminist

It’s Women’s History Month and since yesterday at the time of posting was International Women’s Day, I figured I’d write a little something for the occasion that’s bee…

Sakura Sunrise

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AniMarch Madness 2021: Sweet Sixteen (Day One)

Welcome to week two of AniMarch Madness! Week was was spectacular—we had more than 8,000 votes pour in for the 18 matches, the most we’ve ever had. While…

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AniMarch Madness 2021: Round One (Day Three)

Round one continues with four match-ups today, one from each our “regions.” You can vote on the match-ups below, but we also encourage you to subscribe to our…

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Fanart Friday: Expecting Edward Elric

Sweet, pregnancy fanart? Very rare indeed. Enjoy this lovely illustration of Van Hohenheim and Trisha Elric—looking beautiful, I might add—expecting Edward (I assume)! ★ 【Kotikomori】 「 Parents 」…

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“It was total Boy Love bait.” –Fandom/Anime Viewership and IRL 2020 Reflection Podcast

In this podcast, I discuss: Grandmaster of Demonic Cultivation, Given, Fruits Basket, Merman in my Tub, The Untamed, Scumbag System, The World’s Greatest First Love, Magic-kyun! Renaissance, …

Shoujo Thoughts: ☆ ~('▽^人) Otaku Ramblings

15 Best Anime Reboots and Remakes That Improve on Older Series

Rebooting things is all the rage these days, isn’t it? It isn’t limited to movies and video games, even anime has gotten on the train. While some fault…

Recommend Me Anime

My 5 Favorite Anime Endings

It’s the end of 2020… nearly. For December, I’m taking another hiatus to do some fiction writing. While I wouldn’t call it a grand finale, given how rough…

Sakura Sunrise

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30 Days of Anime | Day 2 Favorite Anime – Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood

Welcome back to Day 2 of my 30 days of anime tag/challenge. Today it is my favorite anime and I had to go in for my fave, Full…

The Wonder Of Anime

Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood – Ratings, Trend and Fanbase Analysis

Synopsis: Alchemy is bound by this Law of Equivalent Exchange—something the young brothers Edward and Alphonse Elric only realize after attempting human transmutation: the one forbidden act of…

animegoodreads

Enjoy Veterans Day AND Pocky Day with this Royai Art

November 11th brings together two unlikely bedfellows—Veterans Days, likely to be ignored by younger audiences except those that get the day off from school, and Pocky Day, which…

Beneath the Tangles

A Look at Olivier Armstrong: Loyalty Is A Soldier’s Tool

It’s been a while since I’ve done one of these, so I am infinitely nervous when starting it. Still, I rewatched Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood with dad recently and…

Mechanical Anime Reviews

Nendoroid Edward Elric (Rerelease) Review

Come check out my review for Nendoroid Edward Elric (Rerelease), originates from the anime Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood.

The Anime Basement

14 Cute and Innocent-Looking Villains in Anime

Some anime characters you can look at and think, “Oh yeah, that’s definitively a villain,” but some of the best villains are exactly the opposite. Nothing hits harder…

Recommend Me Anime

Are there any anime remakes you like as much or more than the original?

What about the new version made it appealing? If you like both equally, is there one you recommend more? Extra points will be awarded if you name something…

Anime Feminist

Shonen Flop Recommends #1: Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

Let’s say that after listening to our episode on Dark Mage, you still (for some reason) don’t want to read it, but the theme of eastern-magic-vs-western-magic or the…

Shonen Flop

Arakawa’s Truth in Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Studio Bones (Original Work Hiromu Arakawa)

The world molded by Hiromu Arakawa is mysterious and intricate, yet there is a familiarity to it. Though the journey of the Elric brothers, our protagonists, may take…

ANIMATOPOEIA! | Writing about Anime

No, You CAN'T Judge An Anime From Just One Episode

Blog Version: https://wtwhivemind.com/225-2/ There are many videos that talk about this idea that you can judge an anime from just one episode, an idea that is prevalent among many in…

WatTheWut

The Shōnen Guide to the Eucharist

Well, what a time! I´m 27 this year, and as I start to resemble more a seinen protagonist that a shōnen one, I know I want to be…

Beneath the Tangles

It's Impossible to Live as a Crunchyroll Translator | The Canipa Effect

Canipa discusses the issues of low pay and overwork on anime simulcast translations, particularly at Crunchyroll, a company built on the foundations of unpai...

The Canipa Effect

Returning to Anime? The Best Anime Series of 2009 That You Missed

Been away from anime for awhile? We understand. You go out and have your life, anime will always be waiting for you when you come back. They always…

Recommend Me Anime

Arakawa’s Truth in Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood, Studio Bones (Orginal Work Hiromu Arakawa)

The world molded by Hiromu Arakawa is mysterious and intricate, yet there is a familiarity to it. Though the journey of the Elric brothers, our protagonists, may take…

ANIMATOPOEIA! | Writing about Anime

The Best Three Anime on HBO Max

HBO Max is the newest and hottest service to make us ponder the costs and benefits of paying for another streaming subscription, and boy I am excited. Not…

Sakura Sunrise

Finishing Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood with My Dad

“One, ‘FMAB’ is probably one of the least niche filled anime there is in recent memory.”

Animated Observations

Roy Mustang - The Eyes of a King (Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood)

Analyzing the motivations of the Flame Alchemist, Roy Mustang. #fullmetalalchemist #roymustang #anime SOCIAL MEDIA Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/sagesrain Twitter: https://twitter.com/sagesrain Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sagesrain/ Tumblr: https://sagesrain.tumblr.com/ WRITING PAGE: @wordsbysage Now available on iTunes' Podcasts, Spotify, and Soundcloud. SPECIAL…

Sage's Rain

In Memory of Keiji Fujiwara, Voice of Leorio and Maes Hughes

Sad news in the anime world. Keiji Fujiwara, best known as the voice of Leorio in Hunter x Hunter 2011 and Maes Hughes in both Fullmetal Alchemist series,…

Starting Life From Zero

Sucker Punching Your Audience - How Structure Creates Empathy in ID:INVADED

While it was hard for me not to make a video about how Miyavi's Samurai 45 grew on me from me while rewatching episode 4 of ID:INVADED, instead…

Replay Value

Van Hohenheim - Humanity and Redemption (Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood)

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Fully, Wholly Metal Alchemist

We continue our Holy Week series on anime and disability with a guest post from Sorincha, one of our followers who is supporting our mission by being our…

Beneath the Tangles

Anime March Madness 2020: Full Bracket

If you can believe it, Anime March Madness is just around the corner! For those uninitiated, Anime March Madness is our anime vs. anime tournament to determine the…

Beneath the Tangles

A Defense of Code Geass's Euphemia Moment

It's been a long time coming - the most divisive scene in Code Geass has a lot of detractors, it's fair share of snubs, it walks into the…

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An Introduction of Words and Swords - Katanagatari Episode 1 Analysis

Katanagatari is a masterpiece, but it's certainly not one for everyone. While it is a story of swords, it may moreso be a story of words, and even…

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A Decade in Anime: Looking Back at 2010

I realise that many people have already spoken about the last decade. Bloggers, AniTubers, even companies have shared their favourite anime of the last decade. I may be…

A Girl & Her Anime

A Decade in Anime: Looking Back at 2010

I realise that many people have already spoken about the last decade. Bloggers, AniTubers, even companies have shared their favourite anime of the last decade. I may be…

A Girl & Her Anime

My favorite anime recommendations for beginners

I love anime. I love talking about anime. But not all of my friends love anime as much as I do. Some of them used to watch as…

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23rd Birthday Top Anime List

Gonna start making a Top 25 list every birthday of mine then update it every year. Here’s my current for December 2nd, 2019: 1. Aria 2. Cowboy Bebop…

Tani's Anime Blog

A 10-Year Retrospective of Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood

I know this isn’t exactly a shocker, but the world’s gone a bit crazy in these past couple years. And in tumultuous times like these, I feel I…

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Why Am I Still Watching Sword Art Online?!?

The 5-hour analysis blitz is BACK! Special Thanks to Somewhat_Special for the submission as we try to answer the question of "why am I watching this even though…

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