Anime

Games Podcasts

'Evangelion' Asks Big Questions, But Doesn't Always Earn Its Answers

'Evangelion' is at its messiest when its plot and themes collide.
Ricardo Contreras
4 days ago
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
7.12.19
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
Games Podcasts

Alone at the End of the World in 'Evangelion'

The apocalypse hit 15 years ago. But today, you'll go to the movies anyway.
Austin Walker
6.28.19
Games Podcasts

'Neon Genesis Evangelion' is Coming to Netflix. Let's Watch It Together

Here are our thoughts on the first two episodes.
Ricardo Contreras
6.20.19
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
5.2.19
streaming

Netflix Doubles Down on Anime

As the threat from Disney grows, the streaming giant sees anime as a growth market.
Matthew Gault
3.13.19
Listen

Straight Fyre for Two Hours, But With Mechs

What could possibly go wrong?
Rob Zacny
2.1.19
Anime

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

"'Dragon Ball' is the Iron Maiden of anime."
Tom Usher
1.31.19
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
1.24.19
Munchies

This Bread Has Nipples and It Makes Me Uncomfortable

The strawberry Boob Bread has pinker nipples than previous iterations.
Bettina Makalintal
12.3.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Netflix Is—Gulp—Making a Live-Action Version of 'Cowboy Bebop'

Please, please let this thing be good.
Beckett Mufson
11.28.18
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