Search results

402 results, page 1 of 9

Featured image for Neon Genesis Evangelion – Episode 17Background image for Neon Genesis Evangelion – Episode 17

Neon Genesis Evangelion – Episode 17

Rather than referring to some psychoanalytical concept or opaque descriptor of the drama to come, Neon Genesis Evangelion’s seventeenth episode is named, quite simply, “Fourth Child.” It is…

Wrong Every Time

Featured image for A Long Time Ago, In a Galaxy Where There Is Only War – Armored Trooper Votoms Spoiler ReviewBackground image for A Long Time Ago, In a Galaxy Where There Is Only War – Armored Trooper Votoms Spoiler Review

A Long Time Ago, In a Galaxy Where There Is Only War – Armored Trooper Votoms Spoiler Review

Sometimes I feel like I don’t crack into enough vintage anime on this blog. Before streaming, before DVR, the industry for basically all things television was a different…

Harper Anime Reviews

Featured image for AniMarch Madness 2024: Sweet Sixteen, Day 1Background image for AniMarch Madness 2024: Sweet Sixteen, Day 1

AniMarch Madness 2024: Sweet Sixteen, Day 1

The sweet sixteen is set to kick off! Thank you to everyone who voted during our play-in matches and the first two rounds of AniMarch Madness. We’re now…

Beneath the Tangles

Featured image for AniMarch Madness 2024: Round 2, Day 1Background image for AniMarch Madness 2024: Round 2, Day 1

AniMarch Madness 2024: Round 2, Day 1

Round one is complete and we’re on to round two! Thank you to everyone who voted last week—more than 7,000 votes rolled in from here on the website,…

Beneath the Tangles

Featured image for Neon Genesis Evangelion – Episode 16Background image for Neon Genesis Evangelion – Episode 16

Neon Genesis Evangelion – Episode 16

After a season and change of cloaking its personal inquiry in the trappings of a more or less traditional, episodic giant robot anime, Neon Genesis Evangelion’s sixteenth episode…

Wrong Every Time

Featured image for Revisiting Neon Genesis EvangelionBackground image for Revisiting Neon Genesis Evangelion

Revisiting Neon Genesis Evangelion

As I watched Neon Genesis Evangelion again, I wondered what more I could say about it. After all, it is perhaps the most analyzed anime. I’ve written about…

Japan Powered

Featured image for Neon Genesis Evangelion: The Story Of An OtakuBackground image for Neon Genesis Evangelion: The Story Of An Otaku

Neon Genesis Evangelion: The Story Of An Otaku

When I released the two part Evangelion episode back during the summer of 2022, I had intended for it to be one, massively long episode. However, due to…

BennettTheSage

Featured image for Animated Life / Otaku FuturismBackground image for Animated Life / Otaku Futurism

Animated Life / Otaku Futurism

In doing so, the Animated Life / Otaku Futurism recounts the same creation myth most people have heard a dozen times over already.

Reasons to Anime

Featured image for Character Analysis: Yui IkariBackground image for Character Analysis: Yui Ikari

Character Analysis: Yui Ikari

Happy holidays to everyone who is celebrating a holiday anywhere. May the season be kind to you. Certain storytelling techniques absolutely fascinate me. One is meta, the use…

Confessions of an Overage otaku

Featured image for The Death and Rebirth of RahXephonBackground image for The Death and Rebirth of RahXephon

The Death and Rebirth of RahXephon

No other series has benefited or suffered as much by comparison to Evangelion as RahXephon, an early Bones mecha series created by some of the most talented storyboarders,…

Anime Herald

Episode 288 - Neon Genesis Evangelion

This week, Shaun says screw the birds, he's going to get in the mech himself when he shows Remington 8 episodes of Neon Genesis Evangelion. Meanwhile, Remington pimps…

Anime Out of Context

Featured image for Top 20 English Songs in Anime (Video)Background image for Top 20 English Songs in Anime (Video)

Top 20 English Songs in Anime (Video)

English OPs & EDs in anime have something of a bad reputation, but there are some gems in there that shouldn't go ignored!

Reasons to Anime

Featured image for Neon Genesis Evangelion: ANIMABackground image for Neon Genesis Evangelion: ANIMA

Neon Genesis Evangelion: ANIMA

Neon Genesis Evangelion: Anima is a semi-sequel to the main series in that it takes place in an alternate timeline where Shinji stopped the attack on NERV HQ…

Hexa Blog

Featured image for Shinseiki Evangelion: Comic Tribute (Neon Genesis Evangelion: Comic Tribute)Background image for Shinseiki Evangelion: Comic Tribute (Neon Genesis Evangelion: Comic Tribute)

Shinseiki Evangelion: Comic Tribute (Neon Genesis Evangelion: Comic Tribute)

This is a collection of NGE one shots from a number of mangaka. As one would expect from a collection of one shots, things vary tremendously from one…

Hexa Blog

Featured image for Tony Takezaki no Evangelion (Tony Takezaki’s Neon Genesis Evangelion)Background image for Tony Takezaki no Evangelion (Tony Takezaki’s Neon Genesis Evangelion)

Tony Takezaki no Evangelion (Tony Takezaki’s Neon Genesis Evangelion)

This is an officially licensed parody manga. It’s composed of a lot of mini stories, most only a few pages long. As for the comedy, sometimes it lands…

Hexa Blog

Featured image for Signalis: Evangelion, Lovecraft And LoveBackground image for Signalis: Evangelion, Lovecraft And Love

Signalis: Evangelion, Lovecraft And Love

This is a video where i talk about lovecraftian horror video game Signalis and also the sensational anime Neon Genesis Evangelion (more specifically the film The End Of…

graylink

Featured image for Shinseiki Evangelion: Ikari Shinji Ikusei Keikaku (Neon Genesis Evangelion: The Shinji Ikari Raising Project)Background image for Shinseiki Evangelion: Ikari Shinji Ikusei Keikaku (Neon Genesis Evangelion: The Shinji Ikari Raising Project)

Shinseiki Evangelion: Ikari Shinji Ikusei Keikaku (Neon Genesis Evangelion: The Shinji Ikari Raising Project)

This is a really bizarre alternate take on Neon Genesis Evangelion. The manga itself really isn’t bizarre at all, rather it’s incredibly generic. But that itself makes the…

Hexa Blog

Featured image for Evangelion: 3.0+1.11 Thrice Upon a Time (Deluxe Edition 4K Ultra HD & Blu-ray) UnboxingBackground image for Evangelion: 3.0+1.11 Thrice Upon a Time (Deluxe Edition 4K Ultra HD & Blu-ray) Unboxing

Evangelion: 3.0+1.11 Thrice Upon a Time (Deluxe Edition 4K Ultra HD & Blu-ray) Unboxing

The fourth & final Rebuild of Evangelion film is now available on home video, and it’s also in 4K by Anime Limited!

The Normanic Vault

Featured image for The Power of Two: Shinji and MisatoBackground image for The Power of Two: Shinji and Misato

The Power of Two: Shinji and Misato

The cool thing about Neon Genesis Evangelion from a writer’s perspective, and from the perspective of a person like me who takes a writer’s perspective on looking at…

Confessions of an Overage otaku

Featured image for Neon Genesis Evangelion – Gakuen Datenroku (Neon Genesis Evangelion: Campus Apocalypse)Background image for Neon Genesis Evangelion – Gakuen Datenroku (Neon Genesis Evangelion: Campus Apocalypse)

Neon Genesis Evangelion – Gakuen Datenroku (Neon Genesis Evangelion: Campus Apocalypse)

This is a reimagining of the well renowned Neon Genesis Evangelion. However, it isn’t clear at all why this exists. The basic premise seems to be the same…

Hexa Blog

Featured image for Neon Genesis EvangelionBackground image for Neon Genesis Evangelion

Neon Genesis Evangelion

This manga is an adaptation of the anime with the same name, but it’s not really a replacement or alternative to watching the anime. It’s much more so…

Hexa Blog

Featured image for Oh, So Trope-ical: The Hair BraBackground image for Oh, So Trope-ical: The Hair Bra

Oh, So Trope-ical: The Hair Bra

The point of manga and anime is to get eyeballs onto content, whether it’s paid for directly (by buying manga) or indirectly (by ad sales during anime). In…

Confessions of an Overage otaku

Featured image for Fanart Friday: Dancing PilotsBackground image for Fanart Friday: Dancing Pilots

Fanart Friday: Dancing Pilots

Dance like you want to win! Certainly these are a lot more elegant than our glimpse at dancing in the series, with Asuka and Rei doing it in…

Beneath the Tangles

Featured image for Evangelion Watch Order Guide!Background image for Evangelion Watch Order Guide!

Evangelion Watch Order Guide!

Here is how you can get into Neon Genesis Evangelion! Watch the original series from 90s After, you have to watch the 4 Rebuild films You can also read the manga

DecafisHere

Featured image for Otakon 2023: The Iwao Junko PanelBackground image for Otakon 2023: The Iwao Junko Panel

Otakon 2023: The Iwao Junko Panel

At Otakon 2023, Iwao Junko (Tomoyo in Cardcaptor Sakura) had a panel focused exclusively on her history and career. This is a summary of the panel, as well…

OGIUE MANIAX

Shin Kamen Rider (2023) [Tokusatsu Review]

Shin Kamen Rider; or, Tokusatsu: Far From Home      Please use your power for the people. Use your power to protect the weak. A year after t...

Watching Asia Film Reviews

Featured image for Get In The RoBUTTBackground image for Get In The RoBUTT

Get In The RoBUTT

Get One Year Supply of Vitamin D3K2 + 5 Travel Packs FREE with your first purchase of AG1: https://www.drinkag1.com/krispnatz Neon Genesis Evangelion is one of the most well…

KrisPNatz

Featured image for Neon Genesis Evangelion Thematic AnalysisBackground image for Neon Genesis Evangelion Thematic Analysis

Neon Genesis Evangelion Thematic Analysis

Countless bloggers, YouTubers, TV critics, and even students of philosophy and psychology have commented on the profound nature of Neon Genesis Evangelion. It’s been around since the 90s,…

Anime Rants

Featured image for Fanart Friday, Too: Standing by ShinjiBackground image for Fanart Friday, Too: Standing by Shinji

Fanart Friday, Too: Standing by Shinji

One of the things I really disliked about End of Evangelion is Misato’s final scene with Shinji. It’s awkward and weird and perhaps absolutely fitting with the series,…

Beneath the Tangles

Featured image for The Toku Fans Who Create MediaBackground image for The Toku Fans Who Create Media

The Toku Fans Who Create Media

This is certainly something I have been digging at for a while and while at my last con, Zenkaikon 2023. I had an idea of wanting to do…

KamenSentai

Featured image for Fanart Friday: Just Relax, AsukaBackground image for Fanart Friday: Just Relax, Asuka

Fanart Friday: Just Relax, Asuka

Can I just say that the best Asuka is casual Asuka? Here’s a cute piece of fanart featuring the indomitable Asuka Langley just taking it easy. ★ 【ハジッコネコ】「…

Beneath the Tangles

Featured image for why we're together, but aloneBackground image for why we're together, but alone

why we're together, but alone

Together, but alone. Is this common feeling a pessimistic creation of mankind? Neon Genesis Evangelion is one of the most popular anime of all time, a 90’s classic from…

ProfessorViral

Featured image for 115 - Welcome to the NHK vol. 8Background image for 115 - Welcome to the NHK vol. 8

115 - Welcome to the NHK vol. 8

The conclusion to the manga like most Japanese slice of life and coming of age drama adds an expected air of ambiguity. But for one, we could not…

We Appreciate Manga

Featured image for Evangelion's Insane "Psychology" ExplainedBackground image for Evangelion's Insane "Psychology" Explained

Evangelion's Insane "Psychology" Explained

Neon Genesis Evangelion and Sigmund Freud. Two controvertail topics at once, what could go wrong? Neon Genesis Evangelion is one of the most popular anime of all time,…

ProfessorViral

Featured image for 13 Existential Anime To Contemplate Philosophy WithBackground image for 13 Existential Anime To Contemplate Philosophy With

13 Existential Anime To Contemplate Philosophy With

Whether you are a student of philosophy or just wish to put an entertaining salve on your own existential crisis in progress, then give these wonderful

Recommend Me Anime

Featured image for The Antagonist: Gendo IkariBackground image for The Antagonist: Gendo Ikari

The Antagonist: Gendo Ikari

There’s a special kind of antagonist we can call a monomaniac, right? The person who is focused entirely on one single thing that motivates everything they do. Bizarrely,…

Confessions of an Overage otaku

Featured image for Shallow Dives in Anime: Anniversary PostsBackground image for Shallow Dives in Anime: Anniversary Posts

Shallow Dives in Anime: Anniversary Posts

Hey guys Every now and then I like to catalogue my posts and give you an easy place where you can find links to them. I normally do…

Shallow Dives in Anime

Featured image for 5 Reasons To Watch: Rebuild of EvangelionBackground image for 5 Reasons To Watch: Rebuild of Evangelion

5 Reasons To Watch: Rebuild of Evangelion

Rather than being a strange remake, Rebuild of Evangelion ends up feeling more like an expansion on the original series.

Reasons to Anime

Featured image for The Insane "Psychology" of AnimeBackground image for The Insane "Psychology" of Anime

The Insane "Psychology" of Anime

From Evangelion to Akira, Lain to Ghost in the Shell; what do all your favorite 90’s anime have in common? Two “psychologists:” Sigmund Freud and Carl Jung. Yes,…

ProfessorViral

Featured image for The Antagonist: The SystemBackground image for The Antagonist: The System

The Antagonist: The System

“The System,” some kind of deeply hidden procedure or agency, makes a great antagonist. Tell you why in a sec. You see “The System” in a lot of…

Confessions of an Overage otaku

Featured image for A Final Response to Evangelion FansBackground image for A Final Response to Evangelion Fans

A Final Response to Evangelion Fans

I didn’t want to talk about this anime again. But it’s one of those series where the fanbase is incredibly exhausting and can’t seem to shut the hell…

Anime Reviews

Featured image for Relating to Fictional Characters (and a bocchi the rock video essay i guess)Background image for Relating to Fictional Characters (and a bocchi the rock video essay i guess)

Relating to Fictional Characters (and a bocchi the rock video essay i guess)

Memes about people relating to fictional characters have become increasingly prevalent on the internet recently. What does this trend tell us about ourselves and our society, and what…

Zoomer Talk!

Featured image for Fanart Friday: Dance, AsukaBackground image for Fanart Friday: Dance, Asuka

Fanart Friday: Dance, Asuka

Perhaps taking inspiration from the classic episode of the series, “Dance Like You Want to Win!”, these series of three illustrations portraying Asuka as a dancer seem like…

Beneath the Tangles

Featured image for Character Analysis: Ryuji TakusaBackground image for Character Analysis: Ryuji Takusa

Character Analysis: Ryuji Takusa

It seems bizarre that one of the anime I write about a lot is Toradora. I mean, compared to Neon Genesis Evangelion or Cowboy Bebop or The Melancholy…

Confessions of an Overage otaku

Featured image for Fanart Friday: I Walk the Lonely Streets of Tokyo-3Background image for Fanart Friday: I Walk the Lonely Streets of Tokyo-3

Fanart Friday: I Walk the Lonely Streets of Tokyo-3

Where is everyone? Probably hiding from angel attacks of course. You’d think Rei would be more cautious, too, but she’s not really all there. ★ 【Paindude】「 III 」…

Beneath the Tangles

Evangelion, RahXephon, Argento Soma, and Fafner - Aged Anime

Four Related Classic Mecha Anime Neon Genesis Evangelion was the the first of a new generation of mecha anime that started in 1995 and ran u...

Tokyo Excess

Featured image for Favorite AMVs of 2022 (#20-#11)Background image for Favorite AMVs of 2022 (#20-#11)

Favorite AMVs of 2022 (#20-#11)

20. Congratulations! You Deserve a Prizeeditor: Kanada Jinanime: Neon Genesis Evangelionmusic: Matt Maltese – “You Deserve an Oscar” Kanada Jin’s “And I Run” is …

Cutfilm Tovent

Featured image for Neon Genesis Evangelion (1995) | Retro Anime Recommendations #animeshorts #retroanimeBackground image for Neon Genesis Evangelion (1995) | Retro Anime Recommendations #animeshorts #retroanime
Featured image for 7 Lovecraftian Horror Anime Filled With Wriggling Cosmic HorrorBackground image for 7 Lovecraftian Horror Anime Filled With Wriggling Cosmic Horror

7 Lovecraftian Horror Anime Filled With Wriggling Cosmic Horror

In most horror anime, the terror often comes from the threat of death to the characters. Terrorized by ghosts, hunted by killers, and splattered into bloody

Recommend Me Anime

Featured image for Perception and Reality of EvangelionBackground image for Perception and Reality of Evangelion

Perception and Reality of Evangelion

Some would have you believe that Neon Genesis Evangelion is an psychological masterpiece, but there is another side to that coin.

Reasons to Anime