‘The Simpsons’ Gets An Anime Makeover In ‘Death Note’ Parody Episode

In a new segment of its three-part Treehouse of Horror XXXIII Halloween special, The Simpsons gives an Anime-styled Death Note… Read More

October 26, 2022

How ‘Boondocks’ Producer Carl Jones Turned Megan Thee Stallion Into An Anime Badass For ‘Traumazine’

Okayplayer spoke with Jones about creating the Traumazine visualizers, Megan Thee Stallion being an anime stan, The Boondocks’ relevance in… Read More

August 22, 2022

The 25 Best ‘Toonami’ Shows of All Time

In celebration of the 25th anniversary of Toonami, let's look at the 25 best shows to be part of the… Read More

March 17, 2022

Netflix’s ‘Cowboy Bebop’ Is A Heartfelt Tribute That Isn’t Going To Please Everyone

Adaptations are rarely easy to pull off, and remaking a beloved anime from over two decades ago is extremely difficult.… Read More

November 23, 2021

The ‘Cowboy Bebop’ Anime Episodes To Watch Before The Netflix Live-Action Series

Based on the core cast, as well as side characters who've been confirmed, these are the Cowboy Bebop anime episodes to watch… Read More

November 16, 2021

Love ‘Squid Game’? Here’s The Manga — Turned Film And TV Shows — That Influenced It

Although Squid Game itself isn't an anime or manga, the popular Netflix series was heavily influenced by manga that have been adapted… Read More

October 6, 2021

Disney’s New Anime ‘Star Wars: Visions’ Looks Stunning

All nine episodes of Star Wars: Visions will premiere on Disney+ on September 22nd, 2021. Star Wars has officially gotten… Read More

August 17, 2021

‘Yasuke’ Is Going To Have A Bunch Of Epic, Bloody Fights Judging By New Trailer

Yasuke is coming to Netflix on April 29. The main trailer for Netflix's soon-to-be released anime series Yasuke has dropped and, judging by… Read More

April 27, 2021

Netflix’s New Anime ‘Yasuke’ is a Gorgeous, Fantastical Look at Japan’s First Black Samurai

While it has its flaws, Netflix's Yasuke is a stylish and sleek anime reinvention of a tragically under-explored piece of… Read More

April 23, 2021

A Shitload of New Anime is Coming to Netflix in 2021

Streaming giant Netflix announced at Tokyo's AnimeJapan 2021 Expo that it was launching 40 new anime titles in 2021 alone.… Read More

March 27, 2021

How an RPG Game Inspires Open Mike Eagle & His Music

Inspired by the unforgivingly difficulty Dark Souls video game, Open Mike Eagle has used his own albums to create dense,… Read More

December 21, 2020

Yes — ‘The Boondocks’ Should Be Considered the First Black Anime

Throughout its original four season run, The Boondocks gradually took on a more anime-style aesthetic. With its forthcoming return leaning even… Read More

September 20, 2019

King Vader, CalebCity & RDCworld1 Are Using Anime To Build Their Own Viral Worlds

King Vader, CalebCity, and RDCworld1 are black creatives who've become known for their viral anime-based comedy videos. But the creatives… Read More

July 10, 2019

In His Own Words: Five Animes You Should Watch If You’re Trying To Get Into Anime, According to King Vader

King Vader, the viral creative known for videos like Hood Naruto, is an anime enthusiast. So, here are his recommendations… Read More

July 10, 2019