The world of Japanese animation is creative and imaginative, with characters of all shapes and sizes ranging from caped superheroes to cute talking animals and hapless isekai heroes, among many others. Anime characters are known for their many tropes, conventions, and even clichés, and that includes cosmetics, such as theirRead More →

There was a time when anime was not as popular in the United States as it is today. Thanks to the overwhelming popularity of action-packed cartoons like the Dragon ball series and the many mentions of celebrities, rappers and athletes, Americans began to pay more attention to the genre, whichRead More →

Crunchyroll, the global anime brand, today announces nearly 30 series as part of the upcoming anime season, including End Platinum, Crunchyroll and Adult Swim original series Blade Runner: Black Lotus, SAKUGAN and the Crunchyroll Original series Elevated Guardian Spice – plus returning favorites and two short films joining the CrunchyrollRead More →

Netflix and Legendary Television announce Hayley Atwell (Captain America, Mission Impossible 7) as the voice of video game adventurer Lara Croft in the upcoming Square Enix-based animated series Grave robber global franchise. Atwell is a Golden Globe and Olivier Award nominated British actress who will go on to star alongsideRead More →