And so the winter ended with a loud bang as Crunchyroll brought anime to Steam.
ProMeleePlayer got into a fight with a friend about waifus, /r/anime in their responsible role as professional social advisers had some helpful comments to give.
The result of the Spring Survey 2017 are out with the usual fascinating community data.
Reimillya as usual put the work in to create beautiful graphs showing the development of anime series over the course of the season. Though initially lacking Kemono Friends data, they used achieved numbers.
sleepyafrican started a well visited discussion thread about the Winter Season 2017 itself,
working with structured top-level comment themes people can talk about.
aniMayor put another huge, well written post out, elaborating about the anime series Golden Bat and everything it influenced and was influenced by.
A lot of pretty frames can be found in this thread by Slay3d.
April Fools was upon us and all pranks were limited to this thread, where jokes by users and genuine jokes of the industry were collected.
jonskywalkerbrahs used tweets by an japanese anime to kick off the discussion of an interesting development in the industry that can’t keep up with it’s own popularity anymore. As demands from the west and china grow bigger,
as more anime are created the industry starts to struggle to find enough animators with its troublesome production environments and low wages.
Leafyistrippy tells his story about his colourful life leading him close to suicide and how Boku no Hero Academia helped him stay alive by inspiration.
iAmNewmer opened an interesting game where people used Sketchtoy to draw their least and most favourite anime character. Some really impressive drawings appeared in the comments.
porpoiseoflife barely survived C.L.A.Y. and maybe hit rock bottom. Maybe.
Toei did it again.
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- Merch Monday
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- Warm Talk Wednesday
- 3×3 Thursday – Shows you scored 6/10.
- No Stupid Questions
- Free-Talk Friday