Music in anime can be a blessing or a curse. When done correctly, it can leave an everlasting impression on the audience. Music is merely one element of many, but it is a critical component that defines the emotional impact of an anime.
Despite a wide variety of styles and settings, many of the most successful romance animes have one thing in common: they inspire us. But what is it about these shows that tugs at our heartstrings? The answer might be simpler than you think.
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.
Ever fallen a little bit in love with an anime character? That's "moe" you're feeling! Characters that are particularly cute—or "kawaii"—get lots of affection, whether it's for their looks or their actions. Here are 15 "moe" girls you'll wish you could give a big hug!
Let's just be honest and admit that every story is spiced up if it contains at least a small degree of romance. Love makes everything better, so here are the 25 most romantic anime shows in which love plays a very important role.
Did you know that crying actually relieves stress and produces feel-good endorphins for your body? Our writers care about about your health and encourage you to check out this (extremely spoiler-filled) article with some of the saddest moments in anime to help you cry your goddamn heart out.
Growing up is often rife with events that end up shaping who you become. Sure, most people's formative years aren't as exciting as how they're portrayed in these Coming-of-Age anime, but check these ones out and you might (momentarily) forget about how much you missed out on! Hooray for anime!
The more the merrier! The power of love between two people is already something not to be trifled with, but what happens when there are more than two lovers involved? Let's take a look at 15 of the best love triangle anime and what makes them so interesting and enticing!
If you are a fan of supernatural anime series filled with suspense, mystery, or horror elements, then you should be familiar with these 15 picks that are among the best rated on MyAnimeList. If not, make sure to check them out!
Just like you, anime characters often have school and work to worry about. The slice of life genre understands that our mundane world is every bit as interesting as a fantasy setting. The following anime are the 20 most popular shows that take place right here in our corner of the universe!
Some days, don't you just feel like crying over a good show? Why not check out some notorious tearjerker anime. These sad series have elements so heartbreaking and tragic, we can't help but get sucked in. Let's take a look at 15 series that are known for bringing out the crybaby in all of us.
If you ask the general public to name anyone associated with anime, they’re almost certain to name a certain director – Miyazaki Hayao. But for anime fans themselves, the director is a crucial component of anime success that’s too often overlooked.
Anime endings can be quite the nice finish to a series - the icing on the anime cake. Here are 25 of the best anime endings (ED) of all time. You may even fall in love with some songs that you were not familiar with before!
Anime is a form of entertainment usually marketed towards an otaku fanbase, making it difficult for people unfamiliar with that culture to step in. The noitaminA programming block was created to serve as a gateway to that audience. But how well have they kept their promise throughout the years?
Who says all ghost girls in anime are stringy-haired, pale-faced terrors that chase the living with a vengeance? Some are quite cute, nice, and shy, looking out for their friends or even falling in love. In this list, we'll look at 15 anime ghost girls that you wouldn't mind being haunted by!
What does NEET stand for? What's the difference between NEETs and hikikomori? You may think you know the answers to those questions, but if your knowledge comes only from anime, you might want to read this.
Join us as we present to you the most beloved anime girls with white hair, silver hair, grey hair and some in between on MAL. They may lack exotic hair colors, but the snow white and sophisticated silver shades of their beautiful locks are just as breathtaking!
"Anime emotions" is practically a coinable phrase－the methods animators use to exaggerate emotion for pathos or humor are instantly recognizable to longtime fans and new viewers alike. Here's an exploration of sad, embarrassed, shocked, and angry faces in anime! (Warning: GIF heavy!)
You are in an anime convention. You see this beautiful girl in cosplay of your favorite anime character. But then, you just can't find the words to break the ice! Well, worry no more. Here are 35 anime pickup lines that will help you get a real "best girl"!
Anohana, or officially Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day, is a popular slice of life anime that revolves around a ghost girl who tries to reunite her childhood friends. What is so unique about it and who should watch it? Read more to find out!
The live action movie version of Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day (Ano Hi Mita Hana no Namae o Bokutachi wa Mada Shiranai) is based on the heartbreaking anime of the same name, based around loss, friendship, and redemption. Read on to learn more about this touching masterpiece!