Arakawa Hiromu created a world in which women can be military leaders, run their own businesses, and be powerful alchemists without anyone batting an eye. Here are some ways Fullmetal Alchemist is breaking down barriers for females.
OP characters are a common trope in anime, if not a loved one. An often repeated criticism of leads, particularly in shounen titles, is that they were too powerful. Distinguishing between the pros and cons of OP heroes is important to be able to understand if an OP lead can be a great character.
Fantasy anime worlds are filled with aspects that far surpass our wildest dreams. We can fly the high skies alongside majestic dragons or even fight alongside heavenly creatures unknown to reality. Let us present to you the top 15 fantasy anime on MAL, based on their individual scores.
Henshin a go go baby! Transformation is a staple in many genres of anime, from fighting to magical girl. The sacred rule of transformation is that no other character is allowed is interrupt while you power up to your next form, so of course you want to make things spiffy with a henshin sequence.
An anime dog is a protagonist's best friend. Anime dogs play different kinds of roles in different anime series. Not only are they loyal to their masters, they also fetch the hearts of anime fans alike! Come find the pick of the litter in this collection of adorable anime pooches!
Got an anime tune stuck in your head that no matter how hard you try, you just can't get out? Have a favorite show opening that you just can't resist singing along to? Admit it, we all do. Here's a countdown list of the top 10 karaoke anime songs in Japan!
Are you into anime shows in which the characters embark on an exciting journey (who isn't)? If the answer is yes, then check out these 25 amazing adventure anime and prepare for being part of the experience yourself!
We've already counted down your favorite girls in anime, but what about the real women from behind the scenes that bring your favorite characters to life? Here are the top 10 Favorited female seiyuu on MyAnimeList.
Some girls like to have pink dresses and dream about unicorns, but these ladies prefer to spend their time being one of the boys. If you like ladies who don't mind getting their hands dirty, have a love of combat, or enjoy cussing like a sailor, then look no further.
Edward Elric. Zero Kiryuu. Broly. Vic Mignogna has an impressive voice acting resume, and it's only getting longer. I sat down with him at Anime Weekend Atlanta to talk theater, anime, fandom, and faith. Was there alchemy? Read on!
They say that revenge is sweet and that it is also a dish best served cold. This also happens to perfectly describe ice cream. Come take a look at characters who are sustained by their vengeance and not just ice cream.
Just like anything else, anime has a deep and rich history in which it was first founded. Did you know it has been around a century since the creation of anime? How long did it take for anime to become famous outside Japan? If you're searching for answers, look no further.
The human mind can only take so much before it just snaps like a twig. When that happens people can have different reactions, from breaking down and crying to going on a killing spree. One bad day can be the tipping point that forever changes a person for better or for worse.
When people talk about a knife's edge between pleasure and pain, they are usually talking about their own pain. But these people like to get their kicks from the pain of others. These people will make you scream while they grin from ear to ear.
Ever feel like you know a series a bit better than the people writing it? It takes a lot of work and big teams of people to make an anime so sometimes things slip through the crack. And sometimes it is just lazy writing. Come peek at a few of our favorite examples here!
The waifu and husbando phenomenon has exploded in the world of anime. Every fan has their absolute favorite characters, which they just can't seem to let go of when the series ends. These dream boys and girls have made their place into the hearts of fans worldwide. Let's meet a few of the best!