Featured Articles tagged as "Sci-fi"
From Kids to Tenkai Knights: The Power of The Tenkai
Normal children go to arcades or play at the park. These young Tenkai Knights face intergalactic villains. With the power of the Tenkai, bestowed upon them by Boreas of the Guardians, they fight to protect Earth from destruction. Find out more about them and their amazing Tenkai powers!
A Mecha Sensation: Bravenwolf and the Legendary Tenkai Knights
There can never be enough cool mecha shows. Tenkai Knights dazzles as an action-packed anime TV series, with science-fiction and fantasy overtones. A key character is Bravenwolf, whose fiery energy and heroics make for a very compelling protagonist.
Between Life and Death: The Forest Spirit in Princess Mononoke
Princess Mononoke (Mononoke Hime) is one of the most renowned masterpieces created by the legendary Miyazaki Hayao. Let's take a closer look at one of the supporting characters―the Forest Spirit or the God of Life and Death―a vital piece of the puzzle in this enchanting film!
The Angels of Evangelion
Evangelion features battles against large creatures known as Angels―but these so-called "angels" are nothing like the ones you normally hear about in churches. Find out more about them and how they serve as the antagonists in the world of Evangelion.
Akira: Bike Gangs and Kaneda's Iconic Motorcycle
Akira follows the story of two best friends, Tetsuo Shima and Shotaro Kaneda, who suddenly get wrapped up in an epic battle which humanity's future hinges on. Let’s take a look at some of the rival bike gangs in the series, as well as Kaneda's famous motorcycle!
15 Astronomical Quotes from Darker than Black
Darker than Black: Kuro no Keiyakusha is a gritty mystery/sci-fi set in an alternate version of Earth, where people with special powers, known as 'contractors', walk the streets beside normal folk. Here are fifteen quotes about these mysterious, rational beings.
Cyberpunk in the Art of Akira
Akira, directed by Katsuhiro Otomo, is a science fiction cult film that has influenced a lot of popular anime creators. This movie is considered to be one of the best examples of cyberpunk in Japanese animation available! Keep on reading to find out why.
10 Funny Moments in Code Geass
Code Geass tells the tragic story of an oppressed Japan under corrupt Britannian rulers. Despite dealing with heavy themes involving war, there are moments in the show that we just have to laugh at. So take a break from the solemnity and enjoy the 10 funniest moments in Code Geass!
20 Grim Quotes from Aldnoah.Zero
Aldnoah.Zero is about teenagers piloting big robots to save the world, but also about war, why people fight, and how that changes them. Each character has unique motivations, like dreams to chase or nightmares to escape from. Here are 20 fascinating and grim quotes from the series. Enjoy!
20 Thought-Provoking Quotes from Ghost in the Shell
Ghost in the Shell is one of the most acclaimed anime films ever made. Here are 20 thought-provoking quotes from the film, which will inspire you to ponder humanity, consciousness, technology, artificial intelligence, and the soul.
Cowboy Bebop: 20 Radical Quotes from Ed
The crazy computer hacker known as Radical Edward is an enigma wrapped in a mystery. No one really knows what the young girl is thinking and what she will do. This is just a small look into the world that is Edward Wang Hwe Pepel Cybulski 4th.
The Space Cast of Space Dandy...in Space!
Space Dandy takes viewers on a wacky journey to the furthest reaches of the universe. Along the way, they meet all kinds of odd characters―humans, robots, and aliens of every kind. Let's get to know the intrepid space crew of the Aloha Oe and the space creatures they meet...in space!
What You Need To Know About A Certain Magical Index!
What makes Toaru Majutsu no Index (A Certain Magical Index) so fun to watch? This analysis breaks down the setting, uniqueness, and qualities of the anime so that you can understand just why you get pulled into its world and don't want to leave.
Sidonia no Kishi - Meet the Knights of Sidonia
Sidonia no Kishi is an interesting sci-fi mecha anime about the last of humanity fleeing a mysterious alien race aboard a starship called the Sidonia. Sidonia is not without its defenders however. Let's meet them!
Sidonia no Kishi- A Real Science Fiction Mecha Anime
Sidonia no Kishi (Knights of Sidonia) is a mecha anime that relies on a "realistic" science fiction setup to tell familiar stories in a new interesting way. If you have an interest in mecha, science fiction, or just unique anime, it's probably worth a look.
A Newcomer's Guide to Suisei no Gargantia
Mecha, squid aliens, and pasty-faced soldiers. These highlight the universe of Gargantia! While Suisei no Gargantia could easily get lost in the annals of anime history, it is certainly one that any anime fan should devote some time to watching.
The Two Worlds of Patema Inverted
Gravity pulls in different directions in the two worlds of Patema Inverted (Sakasama no Patema). Fall up into the depths of the film to find out exactly how everything works!
Exploring Important Characters in Suisei no Gargantia
Though on the surface they may seem ho-hum, Suisei no Gargantia contains some of the most interesting characters you will find in a one cours anime. Over the course of only 13 episodes, the characters in this hidden gem reveal deep and profound complexity.