Life is much easier for artists who don’t even think of venturing into obscenity. As popular as pornography is to
There are few things the Western anime fandom can agree on, altogether. It’s hard to argue that Neon Genesis Evangelion
“What is perhaps most striking about anime, compared to other imported media that have been modified for the American market,
An anime about making anime and celebrating the industry wins multiple awards from the industry. Passing comments might be skeptical
The Mary Sue has written on fanservice in anime for the second time. ‘In anime’ might be a stretch however.
The ‘stuck in an MMO’ story, on the back of SAO’s commercial success, has been repeated enough to become a genre in itself. Give Studio Deen that story, however, and they turn it on its head.
What good is a fanservice episode, that trope-to-end-all-tropes of every slice-of-life series, that doesn’t disgust your audience and degrade the fairer sex to the point that they’d be better represented in pay-per-view porn?
Even the swimsuit episode is more than meets the eye.