Death Parade

Capturing Beautiful Storytelling in Anime Through Cinematography

I enjoy watching anime for many reasons, but what I really love is when an anime’s art and scene direction elevates the storytelling in a beautiful and nuanced way.  Directors who take creative liberties in setting the tone or conveying...

Interview: Open Mike Eagle on Anime and Hip-Hop, JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure and Trauma Therapy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ClzKOwubXA Anime, trauma and divorce. Those are the three things Open Mike Eagle took into his latest album, aptly titled Anime, Trauma and Divorce, a heartfelt examination of processing trauma, finding a place in the world and what it means...

Get Ready to Board a Moving Fortress! Here’s the English Dub Cast of DECA-DENCE

If you've been waiting for news on the English dub of Yuzuru Tachikawa's original sci-fi anime, you're in luck. The DECA-DENCE dub is coming, and we've got the English cast list to introduce to you! If you've been watching the...

DECA-DENCE: Some of Our Favorite Moments from Yuzuru Tachikawa’s Reddit AMA ✨

Did you know one of the inspirations for DECA-DENCE was the 2012 Disney animated film Wreck-It Ralph?! We learned that and SO MUCH MORE about DECA-DENCE during our Reddit 'Ask Me Anything' session with series director Yuzuru Tachikawa (Mob Psycho 100,...

Funimation Is Hosting a Reddit AMA with the Director of DECA-DENCE! 🎉

Get your questions ready, because we've got something special for you! The incredible Yuzuru Tachikawa (Mob Psycho 100, Death Parade) is joining us to talk about all things DECA-DENCE. Yes, even that twist. On August 18 at 7:30 p.m. CDT, head over to...

5 Artists We’d Love to Hear More OP/ED Themes From

There are a number of artists who are staples when it comes to anime theme music. There are also artists who perform one crazy memorable opening or ending and never (or hardly ever) return to the industry again. RELATED: Heard...

What Are You Watching? Death Parade

EDITOR'S NOTE: What Are You Watching? is a feature series that dives deep into why we love the anime we love. You told us what you were watching, and now we'll dig into why. By Deanna Nguyen It’s 2015. I’m living...

So, You Can’t Get That Anime OP Out of Your Head: A Guide to Recovery

By Rafael Motamayor It’s almost midnight, and you just finished binge-watching the latest season of My Hero Academia. Just before going to bed, it suddenly hits you. You are completely powerless as your mouth opens, your lungs get filled with...

What Should You Be Watching? Here Are Some of Our Picks! ✨

You may find yourself with some time at home these days. And hey, we're also at home, doing what we can. But it's time for some positivity! We want to know: What are you watching? We gathered a handful of...

Which Wine Pairs With Your Favorite Anime?

Goku and Chi-Chi. Shounen and superheroes. Avocado and soy sauce. Peanut butter and chocolate. Some things are great alone, but when they team up with the right partner, they rise to a whole new level. For Valentine's Day, we...

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The World Ends with You: Best Anime to Explore Japan

Are you enjoying playing NEO: The World Ends with You this week? Of course, you are! RELATED: The Best...