Tokyo Ghoul √A: The Ani-TAY Review

With Kaneki's ordeal at the hands of Jason thankfully over, there is only one thing left for him and his friends to do; get the hell out of Dodge alive and as healthy as possible. In the aftermath of these events, Kaneki makes a decision that has consequences for both ghouls and humans. Does Tokyo Ghoul √A live up to… » 3/31/15 7:07am Today 7:07am

Storm Warning - April Fools' Edition

Hey everyone! Many of you in the Skype chat might already be aware, but I (and others) have many things planned for April Fools' Day. Me in particular. A LOT of stuff is coming. I will be creating a new series of articles, in a new Ani-TAY initiative which I will unveil this Wednesday. I will have a variety of comedic… » 3/31/15 1:05am Today 1:05am

Kaizival's OST a Day #1: Credens justitiam (Mami's Theme)

Title: Credens justitiam (believe in justice) | Composer: Yuki Kaijura | Show: Puella Magi Madoka Magica » 3/30/15 10:59pm Yesterday 10:59pm

The Rain Will Come: How an Anime Changed My Life

About a week ago, Kaizival asked Ani-TAY about stories of anime that changed our lives. This is my response to that. It turns out the following is something I've been meaning to write for a while, so I figured it was finally time. » 3/30/15 8:43pm Yesterday 8:43pm

Thoughts From Outside: Historical Revisionism in KanColle

There is an inherent issue with Kantai Collection: the setting in general, and the anime in particular. It is unavoidable given the lore, and yet how it is handled can be approached in a variety of different ways. Specifically, I am talking about the tendency towards historical revisionism built into it. This was… » 3/30/15 4:32pm Yesterday 4:32pm

Kantai Collection: Exile's Ani-TAY Review

Kantai Collection, or KanColle, is a loosely card-based browser game made by Kadokawa Games and operating on DMM. It has proved to be unexpectedly popular; both within Japan proper, where DMM try to keep it, and in the wider world, despite DMM's best efforts. This popularity has lead, unsurprisingly, into a host of… » 3/30/15 4:30pm Yesterday 4:30pm

Puella Magi Madoka Magica: The WyvernZero Ani-TAY Review

Madoka is a normal everyday middle-school girl with an everyday life who believes that she isn't special. After having a strange dream involving a girl she does not know she arrives at school with her friend Sayaka only to discover that this new girl is a transfer student to the school who tells her not to change who… » 3/30/15 3:03pm Yesterday 3:03pm

World Break: Aria of Curse for a Holy Swordsman - The Ani-TAY Review

Okay, stop me if you've heard this before: a select number of special people are gifted with special magical powers. So in order that those gifted youngsters learn to control their abilities, they are brought to a special high school where they are taught to use their powers for the betterment of mankind. Among the… » 3/30/15 1:00pm Yesterday 1:00pm

Shirobako: The Ani-TAY Review

What is Anime? To many, it's a form of entertainment. To others, it's a form of art, and to others, it's a way of life. As a viewer of anime, we only get to see one side of what anime is but Anime: The Animation Shirobako is aiming to change that, showing the side of anime you may know about, but never see. This a… » 3/30/15 9:15am Yesterday 9:15am

OP/ED a Day #89: Focus - Garo the Animation

Quick question, how many you have been following Garo the Animation this anime season? If you have, then you would have noticed the amazing openings and endings the show has, along with the interesting characters and great animation… though I wish I had more time to actually finish it… » 3/30/15 7:00am Yesterday 7:00am

SUPER! BitCon 2015 Wrap-up & Pics

This weekend saw the second iteration of Oklahoma City's budding new gaming convention, SUPER! BitCon. I attended the inaugural S!BC last year and had a good enough time to decide to attend this year. Is SUPER! BitCon's sophomore outing bigger and better than before? Yes and yes. » 3/30/15 2:44am Yesterday 2:44am

How I Got Into My Little Otaku Pandering

Disclaimer: This article might be a lot shorter than most of the articles you may see on the site, because my writing skills aren't very good yet. I'll improve some time. » 3/29/15 11:14pm Sunday 11:14pm

In The Latest Chapter Of... Cardfight!! Vanguard G (Ch 22)

Greetings!. I´m ShadowHaken , and this is the place were i will be talking about any new chapter of any Manga/Anime that I´m reading or watching . Oh Also: » 3/29/15 7:16pm Sunday 7:16pm

INFARNO CHAPUUUU: The AniTAY Review

HAZ SO MUCH BUDGET ANIMU SAVIOUR. TRRIGGER SAVEZ TEH INDUSTRY! Theu figur ut thingks about thmselvz. Iz bezt wust animu at zame time. 1000000/90000000 beztworsr animu outthere » 3/29/15 6:37pm Sunday 6:37pm

Koufuku Graffiti: The Ani-TAY Review

Koufuku Graffiti, or Cooking Girl Graffiti, follows Ryou, a middle school-aged girl who lives all by herself after her grandmother passed away and her parents left to work overseas. The series begins with Ryou eating all alone, and the food the she cooks, which looks delicious, having no taste. Her second cousin,… » 3/29/15 3:09pm Sunday 3:09pm

OP/ED a Day #88: Hana wa Odore ya Irohaniho - Hanayamata

The unofficial month of giant robot OP/EDs is almost done, so what better way to begin it's close than to highlight the girls from Hanayamata? If you don't know what this show is, it's a show about cute girls dancing yosakoi. Now before you go off saying, "Stan? Cute girls? But your not a teenaged girl," I'll have… » 3/29/15 11:42am Sunday 11:42am

Saekano - How to Raise a Boring Girlfriend: The Ani-TAY Review

Tomoya is your average hardcore otaku, obsessed with manga, anime, visual novels, you name it. One day, he has a fateful encounter with a girl that inspires him to achieve greatness by creating the best visual novel of all time. In order to accomplish such a task, he needs a 'circle' to help manage elements of the… » 3/29/15 11:00am Sunday 11:00am

Sunday Ani-TAY Café

We've reached the end of the season! I figured it would be best to leave the topic relatively open, mostly because I can see a couple of different things people might be interested in discussing about in this final week. Which show are you most looking forward to the ending of (spoiler-free please)? What review… » 3/29/15 10:30am Sunday 10:30am

AniTAY Blimp: There's been some tweaks to the spreadsheet, from general organizing to spiffy new auto-linking to an archives tab I'll use eventually and you could try and use if you want. Go check it out!

Link: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d...https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d... » 3/29/15 4:49am Sunday 4:49am