Possibly the most badass thread full of badasses on /r/anime. x511100x started the fire and it soon formed to a giant burning chinko.
The new moderators are here! Four good people were chosen to bolster the ranks of the moderation. May the bring prosperity and growth to the community, as they already have.
IISuperSlothII once again made a great effort to present comparable data for popularity of airing anime. It will be interesting to see how the numbers will hold up.
A very special edition of the Singing Project, organized by Tora_the_Tiger. For their 50ths the singers decided to create a medley out of the songs they interpreted so far.
zRewinDzz organizes the singing of the first Noragami opening.
Special: International Top Lists
kaverik created an interesting trend by working through the russian MAL equivalent and listing the top 100 anime with their MAL equivalents. After a huge positive responds MAL users from other countries made their own list. Germany even twice, though first one was deleted since it was pulling data from an illegal streaming site.
Winter 2017 is the second anime season in a row to NOT have a magic high school battle harem light novel adaptation show.
Independent investigative reporter CheesewithWhine made a mind blowing discovery that challenges the world was we knew it.
Is the reason there isn’t a lot of horror/tokusatsu/yakuza/kaiju anime because it’s already popular in real movies?
lupianwolf poses an interesting question about certain genres that are popular in Japan in general, but less prevalent in anime with an interesting and sizeable replies
nextgenalchemist‘s hunger for anime that are associated with elitists got quite some response. Despite the joking tone there is some fruitful discussion and interesting recommendations to be found.
Some humans on /a/ solved the symbols of Little Witch Academia, prompting Trigger PR person Tattun to show up, answer some question and promise them a AMA with one of the anime producers in the near future.
The Sakuga Blog is not the first source to compile the information of the NewType magazine regarding the plans of a whole bunch of anime production companies for 2017, but they expanded a bit beyound that and added information from the actual article instead of just using the index. While most statements are rather vague, it’s interesting nevertheless and many humans on /r/anime dared to dream again.
Potastic subbed a show where Kana Hanazawa was visited while working on Steins;Gate. A fun and interesting watch.
How China’s box office flatline helped Your Name dethrone Spirited Away for the top spot in the international market.
A very enlightening write-up of chuckybegood regarding the timing of Kimi no Na wa in China, which could be attributed to a reasonable part of it’s financial success so far.
Durarara!! fan from Seattle goes to Tokyo for pilgrimage, gets accompanied by local TV crew documenting tourists visiting Japan. Days later when episode aired in Japanese TV, Durarara!! author tweeted to thank the guy and the show for showcasing his work.
Durarara!! fan’s dedication gets acknowledged by light novel author
porpoiseoflife made it into the second week despite low turnout and marshes bravely forwards with the project.
- Amateur r/anime Seiyuu Thread: January 2017
- Non-Airing Shows
- Weekly Genre Discussion: Space
- Merch Monday
- Recommendation Tuesday
- Warm Talk Wednesday
- 3×3 Thursday: Tsunderes
- No Stupid Questions
- Free-Talk Friday
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