black anime

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

LaKeith Stanfield Voices “Legendary Black Samurai” In First ‘Yasuke’ Trailer

Yasuke premieres on Netflix April 29. The first trailer for the upcoming Yasuke anime series has been released, and it looks great. The… Read More

April 2, 2021

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