Anime

Games Podcasts

'Evangelion' Presents: Gendo Ikari, Anime's Worst Dad

Maybe you've known that for years, but he's so bad that it still had to be said.
Ricardo Contreras
2 days ago
Culture

Japan’s Biggest Manga Pirate Was Arrested in Manila

His website, Mangamura, apparently cost the Japanese publishing industry $2.93 billion.
Lex Celera
7.10.19
Games Podcasts

‘Evangelion’ Won't Stop Leering as It Explores Its Characters’ Sexuality

'Evangelion' wallows in complicity with its toxic gender dynamics, and expects the audience to come along for the ride.
Ricardo Contreras
7.3.19
Anime

‘One Punch Man’ is The Only Anime Subverting The Superhero Genre

Saitama might be the strongest man in his world, but he’s just like you when it comes to the problems of daily modern life.
Lex Celera
6.12.19
Culture

Meet the Black Anime Cosplayers Blowing Up on Instagram

Five cosplayers tell us about their love for anime, finding a community within cosplay, and overcoming racist comments.
Janae Price
5.3.19
News

Dream Job Alert: Studio Ghibli are Hiring

Want to work with Hayao Miyazaki? Well, time to dust off your CV!
Roisin Lanigan
4.26.19
streaming

Netflix Doubles Down on Anime

As the threat from Disney grows, the streaming giant sees anime as a growth market.
Matthew Gault
3.14.19
Art

Japanese Artist Mr. Celebrated Anime Before It Went Mainstream

The artist, who got his start as an assistant to Takashi Murakami, takes his inspiration from the streets of Tokyo.
Nadja Sayej
2.21.19
the vice guide to comics

An Irrefutable List of the Five Best Manga Comics of All Time

VICE's art editor Nick Gazin dives into the storied Japanese art form of manga to guide people past some common misconceptions and toward a completely objective list of the top manga comics.
VICE Staff
2.4.19
Anime

'Dragon Ball Z' Superfans Tell Us Why the Franchise Is Still So Popular

"Dragon Ball is the Iron Maiden of anime."
Tom Usher
2.1.19
ADVERTISING

Ramen Company Pulls Ad Featuring Naomi Osaka with Pale Skin

Backlash over the tennis star's skin tone prompted Nissin to cancel the anime ad campaign.
Bettina Makalintal
1.25.19
Culture

Anime Food Has the Most Calming Aesthetic Ever

This Instagram account highlights the surprisingly soothing visuals of food in anime.
Mitch Parker
1.17.19
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