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“Anime” Articles

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 […]

Church is for the Nerds

Nathan Webb believes Jesus loves manga and Pokemon, so he is planting a church for nerds.

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.

Through Their Eyes: What Some Characters Are Thankful For This Thanksgiving

What are some of our favorite characters thankful for? We asked and what we got was a dose of sincerity mixed with a dash of wry wit and a pinch of absurdity.

How to Get Started in Anime

Have you ever wanted to start watching anime, but were too overwhelmed to start? Brittany Lofland is here to help with some tips for beginners and a list of her 11 top picks.

Anime Imitates Life: Encouragement from Fairy Tail and My Hero Academia

Fairy Tail and My Hero Academia encouraged Brittany to find her purpose, pursue her dreams, and never give up.

Strength in Vulnerability in Season 2 of The Dragon Prince

Season two of The Dragon Prince continues to deliver deep truth with interspersed levity. If only we could get a season longer than nine episodes!