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Anime Feminist’s Top Picks for 2022

From romance to horror, seinen to shoujo, here are the stars that shone brightest from the past year.

Anime Feminist

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2022 Anime Awards – The You Can’t Know Edition

Welcome, my friends, to the 2022 You Can’t Know Wordpress Anime Awards hosted by yours truly–Luna and Star. I am incredibly excited to bring you over 48 hours…

Nerdy Bloggers | Y0uC4n7kn0w | Star & Luna

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“Son Goku” vs. “Sun Wukong”: The Challenge of Translating Chinese Names in Japanese Media into English

Let’s say you’re watching an episode of Raven of the Inner Palace in Japanese. Or maybe it’s Thunderbolt Fantasy. A new character appears and introduces themselves, but the…

OGIUE MANIAX

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April 2023 Solicitations for US Anime Home Video Releases

April is a smaller line-up for both distributors, we have more 2022 releases including Aoashi and Ya Boy Kongming! – but… we have Gunbuster too.

The Normanic Vault

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Top 10 Anime Openings [2022]

My first top 10 of the year has to be a look back at some of my favorite openings. There were a lot of candidates but I narrowed…

Core Reviews

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Returning to Anime? The Best Anime Series of 2022 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

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Staff Picks: The Best Anime of 2022

Welcome to the second set of Ani-Gamers Staff Picks, our annual countdown of our staff’s favorite stuff from the past year. Below you’ll find a list of extraordinary…

Ani-Gamers

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Best of 2022 Anime

It literally took a global pandemic to slow down the rapid growth of anime’s popularity. But the industry has surged back, and after a year during which studios…

Beneath the Tangles

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A Very GLORIO 2022: Gee’s Last Minute Year in Review

2022 is an interesting year for anime. What it lacks in an obvious high profile mega-hit, it makes up for with a lot of surprise hits. I laughed…

The Glorio Blog

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Anime/Manga of the Year 2022 | S CLASS Podcast Ep 45

Our final podcast of the year... prepare for the battle to determine the strongest under the heavens! Spoiler warning for every game we’ve played this year. In alphabetical order…

S CLASS Anime

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Day 5: Dressed to Distress – Anime Characters and their Halloween Costumes

Hello and welcome back to 13 Days of Otakutober! First off, yes we are still in a different time zone, and secondly we need a bit of breather…

We be bloggin'

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Paripi Koumei

I was in a dilemma whether to watch Paripi Koumei at first. You know, having a certain famous tactician from the Three Kingdoms era being brought into our…

Chua Tek Ming~*Anime Power*~ !LiVe FoR AnImE, aNiMe FoR LiFe!

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WAKE UP Anime is Good Again! (Ft @Evangaard)

#lycorisrecoil #yofukashinouta It's time to wake up! Anime Summer 2022 was better than you thought! 00:00 The Summer Season 01:35 Call of the Night (Yokukashi no Uta) 04:36 My Stepmom's Daughter…

On The Rise A&V

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Kongming in Japan

VidIQ SEO title: Ya Boy Kongming: The Controversial Alleged Chinese Superstar, or, Who is Kongming, and why is he so damn popular in Japan? #paripi #koumei #anitube Discord (This isn't…

Pause and Select

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The Labor Day Anime Cookout!

Ah, Labor Day. To some, this could mean the unofficial end of summer. To others, this could mean putting away our white-colored clothes because of some arbitrary fashion…

Beneath the Tangles

Let Me Tell You About Mah Boy Kongming

I'm a bit late to this particular party. You've probably heard all you need to know about Ya Boy Kongming already. But you know, a great party is…

I drink and watch anime

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The Soft Genius of Kongming

I admit with these Saturday posts that I am attempting to do something that is creative. Especially since I have a formulaic sort of posting structure with a…

Mechanical Anime Reviews

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Anime's Greatest Strategist (Ya Boy Kongming!) | S CLASS Podcast Ep 35

What does it take to be a world renowned pop idol? Only the greatest war tactician in the history of China! --- INSTAGRAM: https://www.instagram.com/sclass_yt/ TWITTER: https://twitter.com/sclass_yt EMAIL: sclasspodcast@gmail.com PODCAST: https://anchor.fm/sclasspodcast

S CLASS Anime

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Is Paripi KouMei the best music anime?

Hello guys. Paripi Koumei or Ya Boy Kongming is an anime that is insanely fun to watch. I know the OP for paripi Koumei went kinda viral, so…

Bad Anime Takes

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Ya Boy Kongming! Music meets History

I was watching the anime for the music and the blonde girl.

Fortress William

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Top 5 Anime of Spring 2022

Hello and welcome back to Otaku Thursday! I am super super sorry for missing last week. I was drowning in real-life pet sitting. But here I am again,…

We be bloggin'

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Kaiseki Anime Podcast Episode 103 – Spring 2022 Season Review

00:00 Intro01:20 The Dawn of the Witch04:30 Fanfare of Adolescence05:55 Shikimori’s Not Just a Cutie07:03 Skeleton Knight in Another World08:11 Thermae Romae Novae11:00 Vampire in the Garden12:15 A…

Anime B&B

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The 5 Must-Watch Anime of Spring 2022

The spring is at an end and so are many of the anime that started only a season ago. So now’s the perfect time to sit down and…

Biggest In Japan

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Our Favorite Anime Expo 2022 Cosplay!

Anime Expo was one week ago, and while the main attraction may have been all the incredible announcements, there was also a ton of awesome cosplay to see…

Beneath the Tangles

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The Musician and the Mastermind: Ya Boy Kongming!

Ya Boy Kongming! is an anime with the most absurd, yet perfect premise: What if legendary Chinese Three Kingdoms–era tactician Zhuge Liang was reincarnated in modern-day Shibuya, and…

OGIUE MANIAX

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The GLORIO Chat Episode 114: Spring 2022 Anime Wrap Up

We bid temporary farewell to the best season of anime comedies in recent memory, including some wild Birdie Birdie speculation for Birdie Wing season 2.

The Glorio Blog

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Podcast 325: Spring 2022 Anime Wrap-Up

Jrow, steev and Foshizzel talk about the Nintendo Direct and put a bow on the anime season, discussing Kaguya-Sama Ultra Romantic, Spy x Family, Ya Boy Kongming and…

Anivision

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The Best Year of Anime! Ft. @Johnny Star (Spring 2022 Breakdown)

#shikimori #spyxfamily #dancedancedanseur You heard it here first folks! 00:00 Breaking News! 01:08 Anime Spring 2022 dominates! 02:35 Tomodachi Game 03:58 The Executioner and Her Way of Life 05:33…

On The Rise A&V

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Top 5 Anime Endings of Spring 2022

Happy Otaku Thursday! Whether or not you identify as an otaku, you’re here now. So, as the season of anime winds down, we delivered you our favorite anime…

We be bloggin'

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Ya Boy Kongming Review — A-

Zhuge Liang leads an idol into battle.

Draggle's Anime Blog

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

Following on from his 2020 video, Canipa revisits the topic of low pay for translators and how the one billion dollar Funimation buyout makes that even more ridiculous. It's…

The Canipa Effect

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Paripi Koumei Review

If this show’s telling me anything, it’s that P.A. works is really good at adapting shows. But terrible at making their own in-house ones. This is like the…

PyraXadon's Anime Archive

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Ya Boy Kongming! – Episode 12

Episode Synopsis: At last, Eiko performs her new song, and it goes viral, netting her the 100,000 likes.  Afterwards, Azalea returns to their rock roots and impresses their…

The Con Artists

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Finales: Healer Girl, RikeiKoi, Paripi Koumei

Aoi seems at a loss. Up to 11s now, starting with Healer girl. Basically the girls have hit a wall in their training, so that their beautiful singing…

Too Old for Anime

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Kaiseki Anime Ep. 101 — Golf, Love and Kongming

AI CHIKI CHIKI BAN BAN 00:00 Intro 01:12 BIRDIE WING -Golf Girls’ Story- 08:25 Love After World Domination 13:57 Ya Boy Kongming! 19:43 Outro Music Credits “Clover 3”…

Draggle's Anime Blog

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Kaiseki Anime Podcast Episode 101 – Unexpected Joy in BIRDIE WING, Love After World Domination, & Ya Boy Kongming!

00:00 Intro01:12 BIRDIE WING -Golf Girls’ Story-08:25 Love After World Domination13:57 Ya Boy Kongming!19:43 Outro You can find Kaiseki Anime Podcast on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Pl…

Anime B&B

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6 Spring 2022 Season Anime Worth Watching This Summer

Sometimes you just get a banger of an anime season, and the Spring 2022 anime season was one of those. There were many amazing shows, many very watchable

Recommend Me Anime

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Paripi Koumei – 12 (End) and Series Review

Looking back, there’s just not much “there” there for me. Read more

Lost in Anime

[Review] Ya Boy Kongming!

“Maybe I’m stronger than I think…” -Eiko Beautiful dreamer, this is the story to set your worries to rest, the one you steer jaded anime fans towards in…

Anime B&B

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Seasonal Anime Advisory (Spring 2022)

Are you a little behind on seasonals? Or are you the type to wait until the end of a season to binge a show in one sitting, preferably…

The Moyatorium

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Anime Series Like Heroines Run The Show

In order to continue pursuing track and field, Hiyori left her small hometown and moved to Tokyo. After her father gets injured, she takes a part-time job

Recommend Me Anime

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Still catching up

The problem is that I have a couple of free days to watch, then more days when I’m busy and too tired to watch, so I fall behind…

Too Old for Anime

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Ya Boy Kongming! – Episode 11

Episode Synopsis: X-day is here! It’s time for a showdown between Azalea and Eiko as the two battle it out for 100,000 likes. Azalea’s manager Kurosawa opts for…

The Con Artists

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Ya Boy Kongming, ep. 11: The Parable of the Shrewd Manager

There’s a certain parable that’s always intrigued me. Ok, more like, bothered me. It’s the parable of the shrewd manager, the one where the guy basically defrauds his…

Beneath the Tangles

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Paripi Koumei – 11

It's nice to see Truck-kun with a plot-critical role that doesn't involve running someone over. Read more

Lost in Anime

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The GLORIO Chat Episode 112: Evangeline F. Kimishima

We catch up on Kamen Rider and Digimon, talk about all the shows putting the “romance” in romantic comedy, and declare Birdie Wing the greatest television show of…

The Glorio Blog

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Ya Boy Kongming! – Episode 10

Episode Synopsis: There’s less than a week left before X-Day, and both Eiko and Kabetaijin need to be at the top of their game. Eiko has at last…

The Con Artists

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Paripi Koumei – 10

This whole “much ado about not so much” thing is an ongoing problem. Read more

Lost in Anime