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The Most Bingeable Anime on Netflix - 2018 Edition The Most Bingeable Anime on Netflix - 2018 Edition

Since I last did this exercise in July of 2016 a lot has changed. Most notably, Netflix has gone from a tertiary player in the anime market then to one of the most intriguing players to watch from a Western perspective now. With new “Netflix Original” series popping up monthly and older well regarded series remaining…

Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card - Episodes 5 & 6 - Double Impressions Spectacular! Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card - Episodes 5 & 6 - Double Impressions Spectacular!

Hello and welcome back after this unfortunate (and ongoing) delay, however with any luck next Sunday with Episode 8 we shall be back to our regular schedule. On my end things have been hectic and my writing have taken a hit because of it. However, Card Captor Sakura is still airing so I will be doing my best to catch…

Netflix Producers Don't Get Sword Art Online - That is a Good Thing Netflix Producers Don't Get Sword Art Online - That is a Good Thing

Reading the news earlier today of a Sword Art Online live action series produced by Netflix, my first thought as often is the case was “why?” The answer is obvious of course: money. However as I continued to read the interview with the producer a dawning realization came to me, this person does not know what they were…

Civilization VI: Rise & Fall - Greater than the Sum of its Parts Civilization VI: Rise & Fall - Greater than the Sum of its Parts

Civilization VI: Rise and Fall the first expansion to 2016's massive strategy game has released. From the outside looking in Rise and Fall did not appear poised to replicate Civilization V: God and Kings success at remaking the game; the changes were less drastic, the features more subdued. However, despite these…

TAY Open Forum - Meme Time! TAY Open Forum - Meme Time!

I saw this meme last week from Vice Canada and it got my friends and I talking. Which lets be frank is kind of the purpose of the Open Forum so my first question is of course which two and why!

Netflix, Studio I.G, BONES, and Wit Studio Partnership Announced Netflix, Studio I.G, BONES, and Wit Studio Partnership Announced

In recent years Netflix has made huge waves in the anime licensing and distribution business. While Netflix never releases viewer numbers, it is quite clear from their actions the experience with anime has been positive. Since Knights of Sidonia first made Netflix a name in anime, the distributor has become far more…

Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card - Episode 4 - Sakura and the Lovely Transfer Student Impressions Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card - Episode 4 - Sakura and the Lovely Transfer Student Impressions

Following off on one of the most action oriented episodes of Cardcaptor Sakura ever, we come to a much quieter episode. Well quiet except for my laughter, as honestly this episode was a laugh riot at times. Focusing more on the slice of life aspects of the series then the mysterious magical elements.

On Dragon Ball Super "Ending"  On Dragon Ball Super "Ending" 

You have likely woken up this morning or found out sometime yesterday when the news broke Dragon Ball Super has been “cancelled”. For fans of Dragon Ball this is likely alarming news and justifiably so as for all its flaws Super is a lot of fun. It seems also quite strange as Dragon Ball Super is very popular all…

Open Forum  Open Forum 

Welcome to the Open Forum, hosted by Kotaku’s reader-run blog,TAY. Feel free to join in the topic discussion, talk about anything here, or check out the other articles on TAY, AniTAY and TAYClassic Is this is your first time on TAY? Then scope out this TAYTorial!

Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card - Episode 3 - Sakura's Heavy Rain Alert Impressions Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card - Episode 3 - Sakura's Heavy Rain Alert Impressions

Well that episode was more action packed then I initially expected to be honest. With the emergence of the Aqua I was excited to see one of the most aggressive Cards in the manga make their appearance and I was not disappointed. However when the Card appeared and was sealed before the halfway point of the episode I…

Dragon Ball Super - The Downside of Hype and Spectacle/On Limit Breaker Vegeta Dragon Ball Super - The Downside of Hype and Spectacle/On Limit Breaker Vegeta

If you need to point to one area where Dragon Ball Super truly does shine it is the spectacle revolving around everything it does. Very few series have gotten the spectacle of a battle anime down so well. Paired with that is hype, Dragon Ball Super is very good at hyping things up. Likely contributing to it being…

Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card - Episode 2 - Sakura and the Room with no Exit Impressions Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card - Episode 2 - Sakura and the Room with no Exit Impressions

Another week another episode of Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card and in this second episode Clear Card explained something I was curious about. How on earth will it be able make a two cour anime with only nineteen published chapters on a monthly schedule? The answer so far seems to be the same that the original series…

Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card - Sakura and the Clear Cards Initial Impression Cardcaptor Sakura: Clear Card - Sakura and the Clear Cards Initial Impression

Twenty years later and Cardcaptor Sakura is back with a new anime. What to expect from the adaptation was an open question for fans, even with the prologue OVA being quite well received by fans due to its impressive visuals and keeping with the tone of the original series. Luckily, there was no need to worry. …

Question of the Weeb! Lets Talk 2018! Question of the Weeb! Lets Talk 2018!

I recently wrote an article on my most hyped shows for 2018 as is is pretty much the year of the Sequel. Starting this Saturday (for me) with Card Captoror Sakura: Clear Card and then just moving on perhaps if we are lucky ending out with the long awaited continuation of my favorite anime Code Geass. Needless to say I…

TAY Open Forum - 2017 Endings Edition TAY Open Forum - 2017 Endings Edition

Welcome to the Open Forum, hosted by Kotaku’s reader-run blog,TAY. Feel free to join in the topic discussion, talk about anything here, or check out the other articles on TAY,TAYClassic, and AniTAY. Is this is your first time on TAY? Then scope out this TAYTorial!

Boruto: Naruto Next Generation Episode 39 Impressions - Goodbye Kishimoto-Sensei Boruto: Naruto Next Generation Episode 39 Impressions - Goodbye Kishimoto-Sensei

With little fanfare Boruto: Naruto Next Generation quietly released an important episode for the series and the franchise as a whole. While the episode itself was pretty great and reminds me that Boruto can reach the highs of its predecessor it was important for another reason. It marks the last time (that we know of)…

Ish's Favorite Games of 2017 Ish's Favorite Games of 2017

Following in the footsteps of two of the best years in gaming 2017 had a tough road ahead of it. Now approaching the end of its middle age the seventh console generation does not seem to have many surprises left, we know what can be done with the tools at developers disposal. Even mid-generation refreshes have not…

What the Disney-Fox Deal Could Mean for Us the Consumer What the Disney-Fox Deal Could Mean for Us the Consumer

By now you will have heard about the gigantic news rocking the entertainment world, well... the other news rocking Hollywood. For fifty two billion US dollars Walt Disney Corporation is buying out Fox Entertainments debts and assets, including IPs. This is of course huge news on the superhero front, which we shall of…

Question of the Weeb: What Would Be Your Quirk/Power? Question of the Weeb: What Would Be Your Quirk/Power?

Ah a Question that has launched a thousand Buzzfeed Click Bait quizzes, a classic really. This one is simple enough If you have a Super Power/Quirk/Magic/Mutation/whatever what would it be and why? Nothing too profound he a nice an simple power fantasy Question of the Weeb today.

TAY Theme Week: Valkyria Revolution - A Slow, Meandering, Mess of a Game TAY Theme Week: Valkyria Revolution - A Slow, Meandering, Mess of a Game

As with any normal person I view my time as precious and as such I do not go out of my way to find terrible games. This is why my “Worst Game of the Year” is often scaled back to worst game I’ve played compared to the others.Now, since I tend to only play games I consider good/great this can leave even good games as…

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