The Weeaboos Were Right: How Japanese Anime is Superior to Western TV Jan27

The Weeaboos Were Ri...

The Weeaboos Were Right: How Japanese Anime is Superior to Western TV by Max Vader No, this title is not disingenuous clickbait meant to get as many views as possible – this is A3K, not Kotaku. I can understand how one would get that impression, though. After all, we on The Other Side have...

The Good, The Bad and The Lolis: Children in Anime Jan07

The Good, The Bad an...

The Good, The Bad and The Lolis: Children in Anime It’s time for a subject very near to my gag reflex: The depiction of children in anime. Child characters are admittedly a hard thing to get right, but some of these nitwits in the anime industry are so bad at it, they probably could turn Mr....

Battle of the Genres: Romance, Harem and Hentai Dec12

Battle of the Genres...

Battle of the Genres: Romance, Harem and Hentai by Max Vader Let’s kick this off with a big one, shall we? In the following article I intend to show you that two of anime’s most popular genres are inherently trash and ruin every show made with them in mind. Furthermore, I will illustrate that...