Top 5 Anime Villains of Spring 2022

[ad_top1 class=”mb40″] [sourceLink asin=”” asin_jp=”” cdj_product_id=”” text=”imdb” url=”″ ] Villains are easy to hate, loathe and have great disdain for but let’s be honest, they can make or break an anime. When a series implements a bad guy/girl, viewers are at the whims of hoping this threat can be on par with the hero/heroine of … Read more

Portuguese Short ‘The Garbage Man’ Wins Top Prize At Zagreb Animafest

Goncalves has previously explored the documentary genre with her graduation film Three Weeks in December, which was a short pick of the day on Cartoon Brew in 2017. Other key short film winners at the festival this year included Hugo Covarrubias’s Oscar-nominated Chilean short Bestia, which was awarded the Golden Zagreb Award for Creativity and … Read more

Shin Ultraman Drops to #2, Jujutsu Kaisen 0 Is Back in Top 10 – News

Studio Khara‘s new Shin Ultraman (New Ultraman) film dropped from #1 to #2 in its third weekend. The film sold 229,000 tickets over the weekend, and earned 343,932,700 yen (about US$2.68 million) from Friday to Sunday. The film has sold a total of 1.8 million tickets for 2,711,758,900 yen (about US$21.15 million). The film debuted … Read more

Top 10 Most Common Powers in Shounen Anime

[ad_top1 class=”mb40″] [sourceLink asin=”” asin_jp=”” cdj_product_id=”” text=”imdb” url=”” ] Shounen anime is synonymous with superpowers. After all, while not all of them use superpowers, the overwhelming majority of action-shounen anime utilize some form of superpowers. Different titles may have different ways of showingcasing the powers, such as magic, technology, chakra, cursed energy, etc. That being … Read more

Stuttgart Wraps Hybrid 2022 Edition, ‘Bestia’ Takes Top Honors

Due to Corona and the war in Ukraine, we had more difficult conditions for the festival this year than ever before! It was therefore all the more gratifying that we were not only able to register a record number of entries (approx. 2,100 submissions), but also to offer an intensive program that dealt with the … Read more

JLA/AVENGERS and SOMETHING IS KILLING… top Diamond’s March orders

[*] Diamond Comics has just released its sales charts for March, representing orders from direct sales comics shops. James Tynion IV and Werther Dell’Edera’s Something Is Killing the Children #21 was the best selling comics periodical – kicking off a new storyline in the popular series. The Hero Initiative edition of the Kurt Busiek/George Perez … Read more

Top 5 Stupidly Charming Anime Characters We Can’t Help Loving

[ad_top1 class=”mb40″] [sourceLink asin=”” asin_jp=”” cdj_product_id=”” text=”imdb” url=”” ] From bewitching smiles to seriously smooth lines, the world of anime is filled with all kinds of charmers. And those charms come in many forms, from a slick comeback to a winsome expression, or even some refreshing, rambunctious shenanigans. It takes but a moment for one … Read more

Image and BOOM top Diamond’s January sales charts

January 2022 comics sales: It’s the first monthly comics sales chart of the Post-Lunar, post PRH era for Diamond, and if you thought Image would be tops in January – you were right! But Boom also had a strong showing, led by their incredibly successful James Tyne-written Erica Slaughter franchise. But not to be denied, … Read more

‘Dune’ And ‘Encanto’ Win Top Awards

The only other winner in the animated feature categories was Disney’s Raya and the Last Dragon which won for effects simulation in an animated feature. Both Disney-Pixar’s Luca and Sony Pictures Animation’s The Mitchells vs. the Machines were shut out at the awards. The Apple TV+ series Foundation picked up two awards, including best photoreal … Read more

Top 10 Best Anime Movies of 2021

[ad_top1 class=”mb40″] [sourceLink asin=”” asin_jp=”” cdj_product_id=”” text=”twitter” url=”″ ] 2021 saw a lot of great original anime that managed to steal the attention of most anime fans, such as 86 and Megalobox 2, and also the new season of popular series like Jujutsu Kaisen and World Trigger. In between all of those series are the … Read more