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  • Top 50 Episodes of 2018 Western Animation

    Top 50 Episodes of 2018 Western Animation

    Headlined by record years from best-shows-on-TV Steven Universe & BoJack Horseman, fantastic series wrap-ups from Voltron & Mysticons, and incredibly promising starts from She-Ra, Craig of the Creek, and many others, 2018 was the best year ever for Western animation. We’re highlighting 50 of the best […]

     
  • Anime Apocalypse: Fall 2018 Retrospective and Wrap-Up

    Anime Apocalypse: Fall 2018 Retrospective and Wrap-Up

    Welcome back, weebs. In case you missed it I watched and gave an overview of every single anime that premiered this season in my previous article so if you were looking for a more general article on what’s worth watching […]

     
  • Top 5 Twists in 2018 Animation

    Top 5 Twists in 2018 Animation

    This article contains major spoilers for the following shows: The Dragon Prince, The Hollow, Mysticons, RWBY, & Steven Universe.

     
  • Goodwill Grabs: Thumbelina A Magical Story

    Goodwill Grabs: Thumbelina A Magical Story

    I’ve decided to begin a new series of articles for the movies I find at my local thrift stores. You know the kind of animated movies, the ones that you had on VHS or DVD and were always hiding at […]

     
  • Studio Killers are Back, Y’all

    Studio Killers are Back, Y’all

    Well okay, they’ve actually been back since February and I’ve been dragging on writing about it. Whoopsies. There wasn’t too much going on in Studio Killers land since the Jenny video dropped in 2015. Sure, there were a few stray […]

     
  • Farewell Stephen Hillenburg

    Farewell Stephen Hillenburg

    There are some articles I hoped I would never have to write, and this is one of them. Today, Stephen Hillenburg, creator of Spongebob Squarepants, has passed away. As I’m writing this I’m still trying to come to terms with not […]

     
  • “Mirai” Review: A Wonderful Fantasy Time Romp

    “Mirai” Review: A Wonderful Fantasy Time Romp

    I came into this film a huge fan of the director, Mamoru Hosoda, and so I had high expectations. In the past I ranked his film The Girl Who Leapt Through Time on my list of top ten animated films, and […]

     
  • The Wonderful, Charming, Gay “Super Drags”

    The Wonderful, Charming, Gay “Super Drags”

    Something I’ve complained about for years is the lack of LGBTQ+ representation in animation. And down from the heavens of my Netflix recommendations came this super stylized adult animated show about super hero drag queens! Five episodes at 22 minutes […]

     
  • Anime Apocalypse: Fall 2018 Season Review

    Anime Apocalypse: Fall 2018 Season Review

    Well it’s that time of year again, when the leaves change color, the air gets cooler, pumpkin spice inexplicably dominates the food markets, and giant robots fight each other. Yes that’s right, it’s Fall Anime Season, which means a bunch […]

     
  • Sean Jara & Matt Ferguson Interview – Mysticons

    Sean Jara & Matt Ferguson Interview – Mysticons

    When director Matt Ferguson joined the development team of Mysticons in 2015, the not-yet-released animated television show centered around four boys from the suburbs protecting their home from evil forces in Dungeons & Dragons-inspired adventures. A few months later, Ferguson […]