Anime


My Hero Academia Airbender &#038 More: Do Heroes Have to Be Bad Parents

My Hero Academia, Airbender & More: Do Heroes Have to Be Bad Parents?

After DC FanDome and mulling over the new concept behind Superman & Lois as working parents struggling to balance their professional and personal lives. I started thinking of parenting in pop culture and how it is often represented in terms of our heroes. Spoiler? It is not always a good thing. It must be tough […]

RESIDENT EVIL: Infinite Darkness: Netflix Previews 3DCG Anime Series

RESIDENT EVIL: Infinite Darkness: Netflix Previews 3DCG Anime Series

When Netflix dropped details on a new "Resident Evil" series, we assumed that some extra intel was being dropped for the upcoming live-action series from Andrew Dabb (Supernatural) and Bronwen Hughes (The Walking Dead, The Journey Is the Destination) that was announced last month. Surprisingly, it wasn't. The streaming service surprised anime fans as well as […]

Inuyasha Sequel Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon Unveiled by VIZ Media

Inuyasha Sequel Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon Unveiled by VIZ Media

VIZ Media, America's leading pop culture publisher and producer of Japanese manga and animation in North America announced today Yashahime: Princess Half-Demon is coming to Crunchyroll, Funimation, and Hulu on October 3, 2020. The series is an anime-only sequel to Rumiko Takahashi's classic manga and anime series Inuyasha. The original manga series ran from 1996 to […]

Fruits Basket Anime to Get 3rd and Final Season in 2021

Fruits Basket Anime to Get 3rd and Final Season in 2021

Funimation announced today that TV Tokyo has confirmed the third and final season of the Fruits Basket anime series will premiere in 2021. The hit series just completed its second season on streaming services Funimation and Crunchyroll. Funimation also produces the English dub of the show and will continue to do so for its third […]

Walking Dead Supernatural American Gods &#038 More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Walking Dead, Supernatural, American Gods & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Welcome back to another edition of BCTV's Sunday Slices, where I take a look at the past week in Bleeding Cool's television/streaming coverage to offer my thoughts on what went down, what's going down, and what's about to take off in the not-too-distant future. Once again, my thoughts/opinions are my own and do not necessarily […]

Avatar: The Legend of Korra Seasons 3 &#038 4 Define Series: Some Thoughts

Avatar: The Legend of Korra Seasons 3 & 4 Define Series: Some Thoughts

Being at home this Summer I discovered the wonders of Nickelodeon's Avatar: The Last Airbender as well as The Legend of Korra. From art to story-telling The Last Airbender has been some of the best animation I have seen, and still pretty sad I missed out on it all over the years. The dialogue and […]

Justice League Anime: The Bodden Cut &#8211 All Might L Aang &#038 More

Justice League Anime: The Bodden Cut – All Might, L, Aang & More

Last month's DC FanDome was a convention done right. I loved the format and was entertained throughout the day. The thing I was most excited about was Justice League, now finding myself very much looking forward to Zack Snyder's extended series cut of the film. Now, I am sure some of y'all are about to […]

Avatar: The Legend of Korra: Some Mid-Binge Thoughts on Seasons 1 &#038 2

Avatar: The Legend of Korra: Some Mid-Binge Thoughts on Seasons 1 & 2

Growing up I did not really watch Nickelodeon much, which resulted in missing out on gems like Avatar: The Last Airbender. This Summer, being at home has pushed me to finally catch up and bask in its glory. From art to story-telling The Last Airbender has been some of the best animation I have seen, […]

Zack Snyder Film Army of the Dead Gets Netflix Anime Prequel Series

Zack Snyder Film Army of the Dead Gets Netflix Anime Prequel Series

It's safe to say that Zack Snyder has been having a pretty solid summer professionally. First came the news that his cut of 2017's Justice League would be seeing the light of day via a limited series on HBO Max. Now, he's getting a boost of confidence from Netflix for his upcoming horror-action-comedy feature Army […]

CrunchyRolls Virtual Expo For 2020 Is This Weekend

CrunchyRoll's Virtual Expo For 2020 Is This Weekend

CrunchyRoll's online convention, the succinctly-titled Virtual CrunchyRoll Expo 2020, is happening this weekend. You can sign up for this totally-free event at the link provided. We over here at Bleeding Cool have gotten the general line-up on events for the convention to share with you! CrunchyRoll invites the international anime community to "explore the New […]

TOM Offers Support to Black Lives Matter on Behalf of Toonami

TOM Offers Support to Black Lives Matter on Behalf of Toonami

During a time of social upheaval in this nation, the fight against police brutality, racial injustice, and societal inequities in the U.S. has gone from national to global- and now it's gone universal. Viewers of Adult Swim's late-night block of anime programming got more than they expected Saturday night when Toonami host and our resident […]

AHS The Flash Supernatural Kevin Smith &#038 More: BCTV Sunday Slices

AHS, The Flash, Supernatural, Kevin Smith & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

In honor of the late Chadwick Boseman (Black Panther, Da 5 Bloods), who passed away after a four-year battle with cancer at the age of 43, I'm going to put our regular BCTV Sunday Slices intro on ice for the week. Instead, we'll kick things off with some words from Boseman himself: "I don't know […]

Anime Pin Lovers: An Easy DIY Guide to Making Your Own Pin Board

Anime Pin Lovers: An Easy DIY Guide to Making Your Own Pin Board

Pin collecting has been a little hobby for the past couple of years. I mean, it is a little portable piece of art that now most artists I love also offer. However, being in lockdown seems to have made my collection grow and now I am finding myself having to debate which pins have to […]

Masters of the Universe: Revelation: Kevin Smith Likes What He Sees

Masters of the Universe: Revelation: Kevin Smith Likes What He Sees

From all of the love thrown at writers Marc Bernardin (Castle Rock), Eric Carrasco (Supergirl), Diya Mishra (October Faction), and Tim Sheridan (The Death and Return of Superman), the cast, and animation studio Powerhouse (Castlevania) for their hard work to offering actor Tony Todd (Candyman, The Crow) high praise for his work as the voice […]

Demon Slayer Last Airbender &#038 More: Our 7 Anime Crisis Paragons

Demon Slayer, Last Airbender & More: Our 7 Anime "Crisis" Paragons

With the vibe of DC FanDome still in the air, I decided to take the concept of The CW's mega Arrowverse crossover event "Crisis on Infinite Earths" and apply it to the anime world. In a world where all anime coexist in a multiverse, the Anti-Monitor has been running rampant destroying all the worlds we […]

Avatar: The Last Airbender: Netflix Reponds to DiMartino Konietzko

Avatar: The Last Airbender: Netflix Reponds to DiMartino, Konietzko

Only hours after Avatar: The Last Airbender creators Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko took to their respective website and Instagram account to announce that they were no longer involved with Netflix's live-action series adaptation ("Many of you have been asking me for updates about the 'Avatar' live-action Netflix series. I can finally tell you that […]

Crunchyroll For Sale WarnerMedia Reportedly In Talks with Sony More

Crunchyroll For Sale? WarnerMedia Reportedly In Talks with Sony, More

To say that this has been a week of change, loss, and upheaval at WarnerMedia would be a dramatic understatement. With its big product push DC FanDome only ten days away, DC Comics, DC Universe, and other areas of the multimedia company saw firings and restructurings as the company looked to reduce its debt load […]

Always Sunny Ratched XFL WWE Friends &#038 More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Always Sunny, Ratched, XFL, WWE, Friends & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Welcome back to another round of BCTV Sunday Slices, our little slice of opinionated heaven where your resident "man-child" (long story, but I realize now that people throw out phrases they actually don't have the ability to understand so that's sad) looks back on the past week in Bleeding Cool Television's (BCTV) coverage to see what […]

Aggretsuko Season 3 Trailer Promises More Angst Heavier Metal

Aggretsuko Season 3 Trailer Promises More Angst, Heavier Metal

She's nearly back! Netflix released the trailer for season 3 of Aggretsuko ahead of its August 27th premiere. Everybody's favorite funny animal embodiment of living under Late Capitalism is coming back to provide catharsis for our anxiety-ridden times. This may be the third season on Netflix, but the show has actually been running since 2016 […]

Pokémon: Twilight Wings Takes to the Sky for Series Finale

Pokémon: Twilight Wings Takes to the "Sky" for Series Finale

For fans of Pokémon: Twilight Wings, the day has finally arrived (on the official Pokémon YouTube channel and Pokémon TV mobile app): after six episodes, the original anime series exploring the dreams of Galar's residents… the challenges they must overcome… and the conflicts they must resolve, has reached its seventh and final episode. In "Sky," the […]