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Sorrowful Yet Always Rejoicing: A Reflection on One Piece’s Ebisu Town

While we are all pressured to pretend that everything is okay when it is not, One Piece's Ebisu Town encourages us to a more meaningful, hopeful form of grief.

Black Creators You Should Know

The LTN Writers catalog some of our favorite Black creators of nerdy media.

Sacrificing Everything for Science in Dr. Stone

Dr. Stone warns that things, like science, don't give loyalty or love, and so people must be careful in how they invest their own into them.

Keeping the Gadgets Fun: 3 Tips to Keep Your Kids Safe Online this Christmas

Christmas means kids asking for new tech gifts and to spend more time online. Here are some tips to help keep your kids safe.

There is Hope Over the Garden Wall

Over the Garden Wall illustrates how hope is an integral part of the human experience.

20 Animated Films Worth Your Time Available on Netflix Right Now

As the son of an artist and an illustrator myself, I have been deeply interested in animation as far back as I can remember. Chances are, if you are reading this, you are a nerd and you love animated films like I do. With the rise of Disney+ and Apple TV,  there are more places […]

12 Bingeable Shows that Restore our Faith in Humanity

With all of our increased screen time, the Love Thy Nerd writers have compiled a list of TV and anime that restore our faith in humanity.

Beastars and the Pain of Forbidden Love

Beastars shows the difficulty of love between incompatible people. Whether it's requited or not, sometimes denying that love is how to love someone best.

A Nerd’s Quick and Clean Guide to COVID-19

How can nerds show love and protect others during the COVID-19 pandemic?

The Cost of War in Mobile Suit Gundam Wing

Many mech animes glorify the violence they depict, but Mobile Suit Gundam Wing doesn't shy away from the human cost of war.