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My Hero Academia: What We’ve Learnt So Far!

By Tundun Folami My Hero Academia has captivated audiences since its very first season and for good cause; it’s a masterclass in pacing with unique concepts, a wonderfully written cast, and thrilling battle sequences abound. However, its popularity arguably lies...

Love Squid Game? Here’s What Anime to Watch Next

By jennifu In part boosted by several great decades of popular Japanese anime, East Asian entertainment may now be reaching a larger global prominence than ever before, from 2019 Korean film Parasite winning the Academy Award for Best Picture to...

International Translation Day 2021: United in Translation!

This year's International Translation Day theme is "United in translation." The nature of translation unites people by making it possible for individuals who speak different languages to understand each other. That seems especially important these days as we work to...

Anime Characters That Would Make Great Detectives

By Kieran Franklyn (ChocolateKieran)The Detective Is Already Dead features a legendary detective, Siesta, and her sidekick, Kimihiko Kimizuka—the two make quite a team, but which other anime characters could give Kimihiko a run for his money as Siesta’s assistant? Agent...

The Stranger by the Shore: The Best of BL Anime

By Melissa It’s not every day we get a new queer anime, so I was incredibly excited when Funimation announced the acquisition of The Stranger by the Shore. This movie has been at the top of my watch list ever...

The Stranger by the Shore and the Legacy of European Queer Cinema in BL Anime

By Melissa The Stranger by the Shore is gorgeous. It should be no surprise that Blue Lynx’s latest Boys' Love (BL) movie is so stunning—producer Yuka Okayasu characterized the label’s focus as “anime with great stories and animation quality.” The...

Cheyenne Ewulu: A Comedian and Host Into All Things Anime

Hey, y'all! I'm Cheyenne Ewulu, but some of you may know me as CheyenneTheGeek. I'm a relatable and funny actress, host and entertainer with an expertise in all things geek culture. I've been featured as on-screen talent for a variety...

Quirks & Questions: How Often Does Bakugo Brush His Teeth?

Welcome to Quirks & Questions, a weekly letters column where you, a My Hero Academia fan, write into Funimation (that’s us) about all things related to your favorite superhero anime. RELATED: Quirks & Questions: What Anime Series Does Class 1-A Watch? Have questions about what’s happened...

Quirks & Questions: What Anime Series Does Class 1-A Watch?

Welcome to Quirks & Questions, a weekly letters column where you, a My Hero Academia fan, write into Funimation (that’s us) about all things related to your favorite superhero anime. RELATED: Quirks & Questions: How Many Cats Does Shinso Have? Have questions about what’s happened so...

Quirks & Questions: How Many Cats Does Shinso Have?

Welcome to Quirks & Questions, a weekly letters column where you, a My Hero Academia fan, write into Funimation (that’s us) about all things related to your favorite superhero anime. RELATED: Quirks & Questions: Is Tokoyami a Bird Man or a Man Bird? Have questions about...

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