Featured Articles tagged as "Monsters"
Top 15 Anime Demon Girls
Tired of the regular old human anime girls? Live a little dangerously and check out our list of the 15 best anime demon girls.
Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress vs Attack on Titan
Koutetsujou no Kabaneri (aka Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress) is one of the leading series of the Spring 2016 anime season. However, many critics have said that it shares too many aspects with Attack on Titan to be called a true success. So just how similar are they? Let's compare and contrast!
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.
Top 15 Anime Wolf Characters: Howling in the Night
Whether noble or savage, wise or feral, wolves have always had a place in our hearts. In this list, we'll showcase 15 of the most famous anime wolf characters. Read on to see if your favorite made the list!
Deconstructing the Monster Genre: What is True Evil?
The anime adaption of Naoki Urasawa's manga “Monster”, takes the viewer down a dark path that leads to worst parts of the human heart. This anime sets out to prove that true monsters aren't fantastical creatures of fiction, like vampires or demons, but rather us; human beings.
Top 15 Deadly Zombie Anime Series
Zombies may have roots in Haitian folklore, but their influence has since spread worldwide. Over the past few years, Japan has caught its own case of zombie fever, producing a variety of zombie anime both traditional and unique. Without further ado, here are the 15 deadliest zombie anime ever.
The Mystery Behind the Banned Pokémon Episodes
Despite the anime being the light and enjoyable show it is, there's a number of Pokémon banned episodes due to certain circumstances. Discover why these episodes have been banned in the list below and decide for yourself if they deserve the censorship.
Top 10 Best Card Game Anime: Heart of the Cards
Nothing screams "anime" like a good old fashioned card battle. Two passionate characters build up their decks and fight it out for all the glory. Today, we'll take a look at the shows that truly represent anime card battles in their own unique way.
Top 20 Best Pokemon Games of All Time
Pokemon, a simple video game that quickly became a global phenomenon that still touches the hearts of children around the world to this day. For longtime fans of the series, as well as new fans interested in the older games, this list will assist you in picking out which games are the best ones.
20 Interesting Digimon Facts You Probably Didn't Know
Digimon is a beloved franchise that has spanned many years and several series. But just like every franchise that's lasted this long, there are a collection of juicy little facts few people know. Here are twenty of the most interesting facts of the Digimon franchise.
The Opening of Tokyo Ghoul: Unravel
Tokyo Ghoul is a romantic tragedy that follows the young Ken Kaneki who is born human but is transformed into a man-eating ghoul. A twisted story of morality, humanity and friendship, its opening theme song beautifully captures this complex narrative.
Top 10 Cute Anime Animals and Mascots
Almost everyone knows who Pikachu is, but there are many other cute animal mascots which have left an impression on the anime community. Here are ten you may have seen or heard about!
Spooky Monsters From Anime
Oni and yurei and yokai, oh my! It's time to learn about Japanese folktales and how they got started. Let's look into various creatures to see which go bump in the night!
Top 15 Best Horror Anime: Are you Afraid of the Dark?
Let’s take a look at some of the best horror anime ever, featuring all the scary elements a horror story should have - death, zombies, ghosts, gore, tragedy, the paranormal, and more! So clear your schedule, call over some friends, switch off the lights, grab the popcorn and prepare to be terrified!
Strange Creatures From Japanese Folklore
Like any culture, Japan has an extensive collection of legendary and mythical monsters. Some are helpful, some are harmful, and others are downright strange. Let's talk about some monsters from that third category, as well as the mark they've made on Japanese entertainment.
Interview with Tatsuya Yoshihara, Director of Monster Musume
Monster Musume no Iru Nichijo (Life with Monster Girls) is a delightful series about monsters in our world. Kimihito finds himself taking in several attractive monsters. But can he resist them? Find out in this interview with director Tatsuya Yoshihara.
Five Figure Fridays: Pokemon
Pokemon is popular as ever, and we are here to show you five figures which can help you become the best Pokemon figure collector there is!
Top 10 Monsters of Yu☆Gi☆Oh! Duel Monsters
The trading card game known to viewers as Yu☆Gi☆Oh! is known to the characters of the anime as Duel Monsters. Each monster used by the players has its own devastating powers, and the ace monsters of the main characters have become iconic to fans worldwide.
Hanyou: The Half-Demons of InuYasha
Hanyou (half-demons) are a mix between human and yokai (demons). Some are born from a parent of each race, whose love superseded the norms set by human and yokai societies. Others, however, are born through unnatural and malicious means. Read all about the hanyou in this article.