Michael Basile

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Nonstop consumer of anime content. Also a budding content creator on Youtube, casual gamer, and classical musician.
After months of waiting, we finally have new info on Pokémon Sun & Moon. This will be the start of the 7th Generation of Pokémon games. So, without further adieu, let’s jump right in to see what this new trailer...
Let’s take a look at an exorcism-based Shounen Jump battle series from the mid-2000s known as D.Gray-man. Religious themes in anime are not all that uncommon, especially when you take into account the entire Shinto mythology that many anime have...
By this point, the Naruto anime is pretty much one huge joke to everyone except the die-hard fans. Even people who love the manga like myself and grew up watching the TV series in the mid-2000s have a massively...
In the first of what will hopefully be several articles on the topic, I’ll be diving into the behind the scenes world of the anime industry and take a look at individuals, groups, and studios that give each anime...
By now, you’ve probably already witnessed the Internet’s reaction to the upcoming Ghost in the Shell movie starring Scarlett Johansson as Major Makoto Kusanagi. Thousands are crying out that Hollywood is “white-washing” a role that should’ve been given to an...
If you were a kid in the early to mid-2000s and a fan of superhero cartoons, chances are you watched a DC animated series called Teen Titans. Based on the comic book series of the same name, Teen Titans was...
We’ve finally reached the end of what is probably one of the weirdest and most unexpected anime seasons to date. So what are the top 5 anime of winter 2016. Despite the almost unanimous, apathetic cries of “no hype” echoing...
Today we look at Studio Deen’s surprise masterwork, Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu. There are an endless number of forms of entertainment to be found in this world, from stage plays to big budget movies to indie webcomics. Each one has its...
Today we’ll be looking at an anime called KonoSuba. You know how the anime industry’s been on an RPG-style fantasy/trapped in another world binge for the past couple years, but by this point the gimmick has been completely worn down,...
Toonami recently announced that they would be co-producing several sequel seasons of the cult classic anime FLCL (Fooly Cooly). A lot of people are really excited because they remember that zany, off-the-wall, knows no boundaries comedy from the early 2000s...
Erased (Boku dake ga Inai Machi) has been the most popular anime of the season for pretty much its entire run. Its sleek visual presentation and thriller elements immediately grabbed the audience's attention and dragged us in. It's also currently...
None of the below titles match the hype for the upcoming shounen superhero anime My Hero Academia. The Spring anime season is fast approaching, with about two weeks left until the new shows start pouring out. In comparison to the...