Anime

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Straight Fyre for Two Hours, But With Mechs

What could possibly go wrong?
Rob Zacny
2.1.19
movies

'Alita: Battle Angel' Doesn't Understand Why Anime Characters Have Big Eyes

The big, expressive eyes of anime reflect a very specific history. The new 'Alita' film doesn't seem to know that.
Carli Velocci
12.9.17
community

The Waypoint Community Is Having a Gundam Versus Casual Tournament!

Here are the details (and a few great resources for learning what to do once you get into the robot, reader).
Austin Walker
10.4.17
open thread

When Your Friends Make You Realize Your Fav Is Laughably Problematic

Remembering, once again, why you should never introduce your friends to your personal anime favorites.
Rob Zacny
8.23.17
Anime

Crunchyroll Partners with Twitch for 120-Hour Anime Marathon

Who assigned me to this article?
Patrick Klepek
7.19.17
Otome

Learn to Love Otome Games Through These Essential Titles

There’s a lot more to the “loved-up” side to visual novels than dating sims starring anime boys.
Jennifer Allen
6.26.17
Podcasts

We Discuss Way Too Much Anime with Pat Baer on Waypoint Radio

How did this happen??
Patrick Klepek
5.15.17
akira

Why Hasn’t There Ever Been a Great 'Akira' Video Game?

TBH, I’ve no real answer to the question—but it’s surely about time that we got one.
Mike Diver
4.5.17
Modders

The 'Grand Theft Auto V' Modder Who Gave Trevor 35 Anime T-Shirts to Wear

Naturally, he thinks Trevor would prefer the Hello Kitty one.
Patrick Klepek
3.2.17
digimon

It’s Time to Give the Digimon Games Another Chance

We all got burned by the crap in the past, but newer titles based on the digital monsters come warmly recommended.
Joe Anderton
2.22.17
Dragon Ball

Goku and Friends Are at Their Finest In ‘Dragon Ball Fusions’

Burned out on fighters with serious frowns? The lighter-hearted ‘Fusions’ is the best game yet based on the anime franchise.
Alex Tisdale
2.2.17