Netflix’s Godzilla: An Absolute Monstrous Mess

In an effort to try watching as many highly rated or popular movies I could that came out in the 2017/2018 season, I sat down to watch Netflix’s Godzilla: Planet of the Monsters. Can I have the last 89 minutes of my life back? Considering that the movie came out on Netflix on January 17,…

How Extra Can Sports Anime Get?

With the Winter Olympics 2018 quickly approaching, the world will be waiting with baited breath to see records broken and history made. The Olympics are a time of superhuman feats and things that seem to defy reality. Or in the case of anime, “reality.” Sometimes sports anime can be rather liberal with its characters’ abilities….

An Analysis of Holidays in Anime

Despite the number of Christmas-themed episodes in anime, Christmas in Japan is not as religious as in America. According to ReligionFacts, Christianity makes up a mere 2% of Japan’s overall religions with Shinto and Buddhism as the Rising Sun’s two main religions. Lacking the religious component, Christmas in Japan is more of a day for…

Interview with Michael Sinterniklaas at Anime NYC 2017

Out of all the TV shows, video games, and anime you’ve worked on, Your Name is probably the most famous one. What are your thoughts on voicing one of the main characters from such a globally acclaimed film, especially now that it’s beaten Spirited Away in terms of highest grossing anime film ever? I think…

Top 5 English Dubbed Anime

Generally, when it comes to anime, fans tend to lean dubbed or subbed. Personally, I prefer the Japanese dubbed (with subs) since, c’mon. It’s from Japan made by Japanese people voice by Japanese people and often has concepts that are easier for Japanese people to understand and convey. However, there are a number of anime that…

Patience Yields Focus…and an Amazing Voltron Season 4

Voltron is back, baby, and with a vengeance. So much happened in such a short season, but most of it helped to advance the plot and flesh out the Voltron universe even more. Episode 1 is full of tension at every turn. Months have passed since the end of season 3. Since then, Zarkon woke…