Attention! Cloudflare had a massive security fail, leading to a lot of websites possibly bluntly exposing user data. Aside from the fact that everyone probably used on site, specifically Crunchyroll also used cloudflare. Check this thread for more information. Crunchyroll claimed to not have been effected, however a general look into the matter is recommended (see anttirt’s comment).
20pdemau shared a funny story from 4chan after someone allegedly was inspired by Nisemonogatari infamous toothbrush scene.
No need to take ThieVuz to Karma Court… for now. After they claimed that their class in school has a waifu corner, but couldn’t prove in the corresponding thread for they had a free week, ThieVuz went back and posted a photo.
Anime can be inspiring. But is it actually? sashabr asks /r/anime if anime had ever actually inspired them to try a new activity.
IISuperSlothII is at it again with the fresh popularity numbers of the seasonal half-time.
The anime awards winner presentation was rather plain and honestly a bit hard to read. This is what CommanderSevan thought too and they went out to fix it by creating their own visual winner picture for everyone to enjoy.
Similiar to the “new hobby”-thread above, but more specific. SmokeArts asks if anyone had taken up learning of the japanese language thanks to anime.
The moderation made new changes to the posting of FanArt since it got a bit out of hand in recent time.
Special: International Top Lists
VincentBlack96 was inspired by the spirit of Valentine’s and made a bunch of threads about aspects of anime that made redditors fall in love instantly.
razorbeamz glanced through Amazon reviews and listed comprehensibly why people should rather buy the DVDs than the heavily flawed BDs.
xxruruxx replies to the the thread and explains why sex is less common.
save_the_last_dance wrote up an interesting and huge essay on the effect of western literature on modern tropes in anime.
As if Cloudflare wasn’t enough, Funimation got in trouble for their own data leakage.
SingularCheese translated an interview of an chinese anime director commenting on the Japanese industry with interesting insights and perspective.
English voice actor Yuri Lowenthal held an AMA on the Naruto subreddit.
Besamel did the wikipedia search and informs about emergency numbers. Nothing big, but interesting nonetheless.
This is /r/manga, but it’s too neat to ignore. snowballgarnet cracked the apparent fantasy letters in the new work of the “Koe no Katachi” mangaka.
We did it reddit! Apparently someone gave Comassion the tip of Bananya to show to their kid – and the kid liked it.
CodexVII looped the colourful abstract animation that appears in LWA’s ED. Very pretty and mesmerizing.
Flajavin updated MAL Graph interface, including showing the development of statistics every day.
In their seventh week porpoiseoflife is still kicking, giving out the first 0/5, actually wondering what this project is even doing in the list.
- Meta Thread – 19th of January
- Non-Airing Shows
- Weekly Genre Discussion – #13 – Mystery
- Merch Monday
- Recommendation Tuesday
- Warm Talk Wednesday
- 3×3 Thursday
- Throwback Thursdays – Grave of the Fireflies
- No Stupid Questions
- Free-Talk Friday