Featured Articles tagged as "Despair"
Anime Girls Crying: 20 of the Saddest Pictures + GIFs
Sooner or later it happens, even the most headstrong of anime girls break down and start crying! Their emotions are overwhelmed by fateful events which force them to shed a tear, or two. We won’t judge them, but we’ll certainly be there for them if they need a shoulder to cry on.
Top 10 Saddest Anime Emo Girls Ranked
Whether they always look like they're about to cry, are perpetually sobbing, or have to struggle with feelings of depression on a daily basis, these are the top 10 sad gals of anime.
15 of the Best Adult Anime of All Time
You've always known that anime is a medium that breaks down boundaries. Now, we're going to be taking a look at the best adult anime which push things beyond the limit!
Are Politicians Secretly Anime Nerds?
Obama loves Spider-Man, Al Gore led the team of "action nerds" on Futurama, and, uh, Ted Cruz says Applejack's his favorite My Little Pony. Politicians are often nerds. But this begs the question: are they ANIME NERDS?
4 Great Webtoons on Revenge
Revenge: too cliche? More often than not, a good story involves people turning to drastic, even illegal measures for the sake of revenge. Webtoon characters are no exception! Check out how these characters satisfy our thirst for a cathartic release!
Top 15 Best Gore Anime of All Time
Exposed innards, river of blood, mutilated body parts: these are just some of the vile scenes that gory anime are famous for. But, there are anime fans all over the world that simply love watching them. Check out some of the goriest, bloodiest, and most violent anime around.
Visit the 5 Worst Anime Worlds - Featuring Yamcha
Everyone doubted you, but you've proven them wrong. You're now 2D. You can speak Japanese, and there's English subs appearing beneath your feet. The only problem is... you're in the most messed up world anime can ever give. Good luck!
Hit Anime Studios and Their Biggest Disappointments
We know Madhouse for Death Note and One Punch Man, Kyoto Animation for Haruhi Suzumiya and Clannad, and Studio Ghibli for basically everything they make. But what about their flops? Their biggest disappointments? Who remembers these clangers?
Kaneki’s Dream World: An End to the Violence in Tokyo Ghoul
In season one of Tokyo Ghoul, Kaneki shouts out his deepest desire: for humans and ghouls to stop killing each other and just get along. But is it even possible for humans and ghouls to live together peacefully? What would the world look like if Kaneki's dream actually came true?
Film Noir Anime: Take A Trip On The Wild Side!
Are you getting tired of the same old anime? Perhaps it's time for a change, and you'd prefer to watch something more mature, edgy and bizarre. Here are a few rock solid film noir anime from the 90's through to the present day.
Is Mahou Shoujo Madoka☆Magika Yuri?
There are many hints towards this show having a deeper yuri context, and a lot of the fans can agree! Here are some pieces of evidence to support that theory!
Madoka Magica and Sailor Moon: Not All Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
When we think of magical girl anime, we think of cute high school girls worrying about schoolwork and boys in the day and transforming into heroes at night. But not all magical girls' lives are so carefree. So get ready to explore the magical girl anime Sailor Moon and Madoka Magica more closely!
5 of the Most Frustrating Anime Endings In The Last Decade
We've all seen it happen - a brilliant anime that sucks you in emotionally and then ends on a terrible open note or tragic cliffhanger that never gets resolved. Here are five examples of endings that drove us absolutely batty. There are spoilers ahead for several anime, so please be forewarned.
Contrasting Depictions of Child Soldiers and Slavery in Anime
Mobile Suit Gundam: Iron-Blooded Orphans reminds us that child soldiers and slavery are two of the most horrendous things that can be depicted in anime. However, what about anime that use these as a premise without setting off red-flags? How do they get away with it? Read on and find out!
Madokami of Madoka Magika: When You Wish Upon A Star
Madoka Magica isn't your average magical girl anime. It explores realms of romantic ideals and delves deep into the nature of human desire. Viewers are forced to ponder whether there actually is a fine line between good and evil. Let's explore this complex theme through the analysis of Madokami.