I Still Have Faith In Cross Ange

As you'll hear on the newest Ani-TAY Podcast, Cross Ange has a dubious reputation among the people watching it, and not really a good one at that. There's something about Cross Ange that I see though: This is probably one of the few stories that might be out to destroy the audience, which you don't often see. » 12/09/14 5:35pm 12/09/14 5:35pm

Project Hydra's First Mark: Tenchi Muyo OVA series

Project Hydra, that weird thing where Ani-TAYvians have decided to caper for everyone's amusement by deliberately confusing ourselves, is starting this holiday season with the Tenchi Muyo OVA series. There's six episodes, which means we need six people. We've got two already and we need four more. » 11/28/14 7:19pm 11/28/14 7:19pm

The Ten Anime of Fall 2014 To Watch

Today Ani-TAY fires back with a list of ten anime this season to watch, collated from the opinions of twenty collaborators this time, topping our last by four people. We've got nine new shows and one sequel that just might strike your fancy. » 11/17/14 2:36am 11/17/14 2:36am

Why Muv-Luv Was a Defining Entry in Modern Science Fiction

I know what you're thinking. "Dex, you're writing about this again?" Yes, yes I am. I'm talking about it again because it really was a defining entry in the genre, at least for me. It was the culmination of the intersection between sci-fi, deconstructionism, and postmodernism for the modern era, and it continues to be. » 11/10/14 2:20am 11/10/14 2:20am

The Idolm@ster Movie Hits All The Right Notes

The Idolm@ster Movie: Beyond the Brilliant Future! is the sequel movie to the Idolm@ster anime series, which itself is based off the popular Idolm@ster series of simulation games by Namco Bandai. The movie is everything you want out of a continuation movie without many of the drawbacks. » 11/03/14 10:40am 11/03/14 10:40am

One Year Since Returning to Anime, I'm Still Going

Just over one year ago, I returned to anime for the first time after swearing it off in 2008. One year since I started mashing my reviews all across TAY's front page. One year since I rediscovered how much I missed the singular imagination that animation is capable of conveying. Even so, I realize that there's even… » 10/28/14 6:18pm 10/28/14 6:18pm


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