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An anime top 10 list – I honestly can’t believe it took this long to put this kind of list together. I’m slowly coming up on my one-year anniversary of writing for Pure Fandom. My goal in sharing these articles is to pass on a little of my enthusiasm for all things in the anime […]
After picking out a Saber, Lancer, Archer, and Caster, I’m here to bring you the fifth installment in this series and select an Anime Holy Grail War Rider. To give you a quick refresher, we are working our way through the seven Servant classes of the Fate universe. Rather than picking heroic spirits, we are […]
The Fall 2018 TV season is right around the corner, and there are plenty of sci-fi shows to get excited for. We’re breaking down the best returning sci-fi TV series and their premiere dates, along with some highly anticipated new sci-fi shows we think you’ll love. Returning sci-fi shows on TV Here is a list of […]
C’mon – you had to know that an article about dogs in anime was coming from me. Well maybe you didn’t. I did tease the idea on the Pure Fandom Facebook page (which recently crossed the 10,000 Like threshold). Sadly, I’m posting this a bit belatedly. I’ve been busy catching back up from my extended […]
Netflix is making some strong additions to the streaming service this September, including Groundhog Day, A Wrinkle in Time, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, Black Panther, The Walking Dead season 8, Van Helsing season 2, and the final season of Once Upon a Time. Check out this full list of movies and TV shows […]
Part of my delight in this obsession is finding anime quotes with tidbits of wisdom. There are incalculable lessons within these moments, episodes, seasons, and series. Yet, it doesn’t take a philosopher to see that the creators intend for the viewers to take something away. Whether it is through the actions or words or results, there are […]
What better way to celebrate the memory of dead anime characters than have an anime Bon Festival? The Bon Festival is a tradition over 500 years old. It is a Japanese-Buddhist custom to pay respect to the spirits of ancestors. Families will gather together to clean and maintain grave sites. And tradition holds that the […]
Virago – a woman who demonstrates exemplary and heroic qualities, a valiant maiden, a female warrior, Amazon-esque, Valkyrie or shield-maiden, a heroine…or, in other words, a fierce female. I hope you don’t mind the definition of virago to begin this article. It would probably be just as easy to call the characters I’m going to […]
I’m back to select an Anime Holy Grail War Archer. If you need a reminder about this Anime Holy Grail War scenario, I invite you to take a look back at my introduction and then the second article. Captain Levi (Saber) and Pyrrha Nikos (Lancer) make up the first two parts of our team. It […]
Tanabata is a yearly celebration in Japan that stretches back to the 8th century. It gets the more colloquial name of Star Festival from the observing of the stars Vega and Altair. The mythology goes that these two star crossed lovers began to neglect their heavenly duties. The punishment from the gods put the Milky […]
Anime dads are few and far between. Generally speaking, good anime parents are a rare commodity. Between absent (or dead) parents and those other useless adults, it was a challenge to come up with these few anime dads that deserve to a celebration. I finally put together a list of all the animes I’ve watched […]