Video games have always been satisfying ways for the gamer to relax or challenge themselves, but increasing technological advancements allow games to tackle more complex territory. Visual aesthetics is an area where video games have seen incredible growth, from photorealistic characters to deeply stylized games much like an animated series.Read More →

Of the many successful JRPGs released over the past 10 years, Deny automata is the one who left a strong impact on many of his players. With experimental user interactivity, an emotionally complex storyline, and well-executed combat mechanics, Deny automata has a lot to offer that sets itself apart fromRead More →

Popularity doesn’t always translate into critical praise. It’s a harsh fact of life with any form of popular entertainment, including anime. In fact, some of the greatest anime may also be the most criticized. Fans might have loved the show despite all the flaws, while critics have ruthlessly reduced apprehensionsRead More →

Since its inception in the late 1990s, Mamoru Hosoda has been one of the most exciting anime creators. Before making the leap to the director’s chair, Hosoda was the key host of series like Dragon Ball Z and slam dunk, as well as some films such as Sailor Moon SuperRead More →

The Takt op Destiny season finale is slated for release today on Crunchyroll, but has the musical animated series been renewed for season 2? Another day another anime reaches its final episode. Takt op Destiny was one of the “sleep hits” on the fall broadcast list, with some lovely animationRead More →

In the world of anime, few have managed to achieve the success of Bleach, Naruto and A piece. All three of these shows have become mastodons in the medium, with few shows succeeding in attracting as many viewers and readers as they did, earning them being called the ‘big three’Read More →

Anime is one of the most overlooked mediums when it comes to video game adaptations. When many discuss the topic, fans point to movies and maybe sometimes a live action show. However, what if I told you that there are plenty of anime series that manage to create an entertainingRead More →

Netflix and Legendary Television’s Upcoming Animated Series, Based on Square Enix’s Success Grave robber global video game franchise, continues to add arrows to its quiver of vocal talent as two other actors have joined the famous scavenger hunt team. Last month it was announced that Hayley Atwell (Captain America, MissionRead More →

SQUARE ENIX, Crystal Dynamics and Eidos-Montreal celebrated the 25th anniversary of the TOMB RAIDER franchise today by making several announcements of new experiences and offers available now and in the future for fans of the iconic video game series. Below are some of the upcoming 25th anniversary initiatives that TombRead More →

Like the “Descendants” series and the “Kingdom Hearts” video games, “Twisted Wonderland” brings back some of Disney’s classic villains. This time, however, Disney infused its anti-heroes with a Japanese-inspired style. Characters like Scar from “The Lion King”, the Red Queen from “Alice in Wonderland” and Maleficent from “Sleeping Beauty” appearRead More →

Too much anime don’t get proper sequels or endings, with most shows essentially ending on a “read the manga” note. However, sometimes the stars align and the anime gods deem the world worthy of receiving something more, and sometimes those gifts make their way to theaters. It’s a good dayRead More →

The hugely successful animated film from director Makoto Shinkai, your name swept the world after its release in 2016. Breaking box office records in Japan and abroad, it quickly became one of the highest-grossing animated films ever produced, thanks in large part to its visuals spectacular, its sustained rhythm andRead More →

If you are an anime fan, you will know that there are many video games that you can enjoy. The anime games on the market today are incredibly diverse; just as varied as the manga, television and Japanese cinema from which they were inspired. Whether you want to defend yourselfRead More →

Anime-based games might not have the best track record when considered as a whole, but if you look beyond stacks of identical arena fighters and action game pools few deep, you’ll find a bunch of gems that successfully translate over anime or manga magic into video game form. These areRead More →

There are plenty of new animated series that have gone viral this spring of 2021, and it’s not hard to see why. So many amazing shows with thrilling storylines, lovable characters, jaw-dropping antagonists, and wonderful conclusions have been aired this season, including all-new shows and new seasons of already popularRead More →

Video games are such a part of everyday life that they appear in just about anything from comics to anime. Due to the high cost of licenses, cartoons that wish to feature a popular title resort to good-humored parodies or product displacement (i.e., deliberately misspelling a copyrighted title or name.Read More →

When it comes to licensed games, unless you’re a real die-hard fan, most gamers would say they stink. It has improved over the years when companies have the time to actually develop something unique. Batman, for example, had notoriously some of the worst games ever made until Batman: Arkham AsylumRead More →

With the steady increase in the popularity of Anime, it is only natural that there have been many anime games made for every console. Mobile devices are no exception with plenty of anime-based games to choose from. While most people familiar with the genre know to expect things like gachaRead More →

Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot (January 16, 2020) Few, if any, anime have the impact and legacy of Dragon Ball Z, and because of that we’ve seen countless games over the years. Still, Kakarot, in a way, introduces a new experience, one that lets you take on the role of GokuRead More →

The greatest heroes of Shonen! Anime fans will always have a mixed bag when it comes to video game adaptations of their favorite franchises. More often than not, many of these shonen anime end up being adapted for fighting games and nothing else. Fortunately, Bandai Namco, the publishers of theRead More →

Animated video games have become a genre in their own right, and there are countless titles that attempt to emulate the most popular shows. Of course, these encompass quite a few different genres, but there is a recurring problem that seems to crop up with anime games. They’re always soRead More →

There is no shortage of anime to watch and enjoy. Ranging from simple love stories with a unique flair, to jaw-dropping battles with huge robots or giant humanoid monstrosities. Anime’s worlds and stories are full of opportunities for something amazing. Licensed games tend to go for the biggest properties withoutRead More →