GoBoiano Media The main feed for all articles on GoBoiano's media site Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:43:52 -0600 Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:43:52 -0600 Japan's Blu-ray Sales Fall by 12.68 Billion Yen From 2015 http://goboiano.com/news/5729-japan%2527s-blu-ray-sales-fall-by-12.68-billion-yen-from-2015 http://goboiano.com/news/5729-japan%2527s-blu-ray-sales-fall-by-12.68-billion-yen-from-2015 Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:43:52 -0600 The Japan Video Software Association (JVA) has revealed that the net worth of the home video market fell by 12.68 billion yen between 2016 and 2015. Ader Titsoff GoBoiano Website Update is Coming Today http://goboiano.com/news/5728-goboiano-website-update-is-coming-today http://goboiano.com/news/5728-goboiano-website-update-is-coming-today Thu, 09 Feb 2017 19:41:16 -0600 This is a quick update that a new website design is coming later today! We've been working on this for a long time so we're looking forward to finally revealing the new Goboiano! Maj Scum's Wish Anime Has Been Getting Complaints Due to Extreme Kissing Scenes http://goboiano.com/news/5727-scum%2527s-wish-anime-has-been-getting-complaints-due-to-extreme-kissing-scenes http://goboiano.com/news/5727-scum%2527s-wish-anime-has-been-getting-complaints-due-to-extreme-kissing-scenes Thu, 09 Feb 2017 17:03:09 -0600 Japan's Broadcasting Ethics and Program Improvement Organization (BPO) has been receiving complaints about "extreme kissing involving high school students" in a late-night anime. Baam Amaam Epic Black Rock Shooter Cosplay Brings the Character to Life http://goboiano.com/list/5726-epic-black-rock-shooter-cosplay-brings-the-character-to-life http://goboiano.com/list/5726-epic-black-rock-shooter-cosplay-brings-the-character-to-life Thu, 09 Feb 2017 14:33:47 -0600 Black Rock Shooter's design lends herself well for cosplay, and cosplayer LinDa白蛋子 pulls off the look! Check out her photo shoot. Ader Titsoff Netflix is Releasing a Castlevania TV Series in 2017 http://goboiano.com/news/5725-netflix-is-releasing-a-castlevania-tv-series-in-2017 http://goboiano.com/news/5725-netflix-is-releasing-a-castlevania-tv-series-in-2017 Thu, 09 Feb 2017 07:45:38 -0600 Netflix quietly announced that they will be releasing a series based on the Castlevania video games in 2017! Aaron Magulick 8 Popular Manga That Will Never Get Adapted Into Anime http://goboiano.com/list/5723-8-popular-manga-that-will-never-get-adapted-into-anime http://goboiano.com/list/5723-8-popular-manga-that-will-never-get-adapted-into-anime Thu, 09 Feb 2017 01:05:50 -0600 Here are some popular examples of manga that will never get an anime due to a variety of reasons, like the mangaka preventing it from happening! Baam Amaam Japanese Fans Pick Anime Characters They Want as Valentines http://goboiano.com/list/5724-japanese-fans-pick-anime-characters-they-want-as-valentines http://goboiano.com/list/5724-japanese-fans-pick-anime-characters-they-want-as-valentines Wed, 08 Feb 2017 19:16:11 -0600 Valentine's Day is fast approaching! In Japan, the holiday is a minor event that revolves around women giving male coworkers, friends, classmates, or loved ones chocolate. Men return the chocolately favor on March 14. Louise St. Germain 12 Explosive Fanart That Celebrate Megumin http://goboiano.com/list/5722-12-explosive-fanart-that-celebrate-megumin http://goboiano.com/list/5722-12-explosive-fanart-that-celebrate-megumin Wed, 08 Feb 2017 12:04:44 -0600 Here are some fanart dedicated to the all-mighty wizard! Ader Titsoff POLL: What is Makoto Shinkai's Best Movie? http://goboiano.com/original/5721-poll%253A-what-is-makoto-shinkai%2527s-best-movie%253F http://goboiano.com/original/5721-poll%253A-what-is-makoto-shinkai%2527s-best-movie%253F Wed, 08 Feb 2017 08:43:00 -0600 We want to know which movie fans think is the best! Ader Titsoff The 16 Greatest Sci-Fi Anime Chosen by the International Community http://goboiano.com/list/5720-the-16-greatest-sci-fi-anime-chosen-by-the-international-community http://goboiano.com/list/5720-the-16-greatest-sci-fi-anime-chosen-by-the-international-community Wed, 08 Feb 2017 00:07:53 -0600 Last week, we asked the community to vote for what they felt were the greatest sci-fi anime of all time. Here are the top 16 anime from the poll! Baam Amaam Isekai "Do You Like Your Mom" is Dominating Sales http://goboiano.com/news/5719-isekai-%2522do-you-like-your-mom%2522-is-dominating-sales http://goboiano.com/news/5719-isekai-%2522do-you-like-your-mom%2522-is-dominating-sales Tue, 07 Feb 2017 22:13:14 -0600 The isekai genre is highly popular right now, but it looks like authors aren't running out of fun story ideas just yet! Aaron Magulick 9 Series You Did Not Know Were Shoujo http://goboiano.com/list/5718-9-series-you-did-not-know-were-shoujo http://goboiano.com/list/5718-9-series-you-did-not-know-were-shoujo Tue, 07 Feb 2017 15:13:20 -0600 People have this image about what a shoujo series should look like. Sparkles, flowers, a shy girl with a bad boy, and loads of melodramatic romance. Doesn't that make your heart flutter? Aaron Magulick Here are the Most Useless Anime Characters According to the International Community http://goboiano.com/list/5717-here-are-the-most-useless-anime-characters-according-to-the-international-community http://goboiano.com/list/5717-here-are-the-most-useless-anime-characters-according-to-the-international-community Tue, 07 Feb 2017 02:24:50 -0600 Here are the most useless anime characters ever! Baam Amaam POLL: What Are The Best Romance Anime For Valentine's Day? http://goboiano.com/original/5716-poll%253A-what-are-the-best-romance-anime-for-valentine%2527s-day%253F http://goboiano.com/original/5716-poll%253A-what-are-the-best-romance-anime-for-valentine%2527s-day%253F Mon, 06 Feb 2017 23:59:22 -0600 We want to know what the community feels is are the best romance anime to watch on Valentine's Day! Louise St. Germain 11 Roll Safe Memes That Give Foolproof Advice http://goboiano.com/list/5714-11-roll-safe-memes-that-give-foolproof-advice http://goboiano.com/list/5714-11-roll-safe-memes-that-give-foolproof-advice Mon, 06 Feb 2017 16:12:27 -0600 Roll Safe is the internet's new favorite meme for giving foolproof advice. Aaron Magulick Grimgar of Fantasy and Ash Background Art Studio to Close Due to Director's Health http://goboiano.com/news/5713-grimgar-of-fantasy-and-ash-background-art-studio-to-close-due-to-director%2527s-health http://goboiano.com/news/5713-grimgar-of-fantasy-and-ash-background-art-studio-to-close-due-to-director%2527s-health Mon, 06 Feb 2017 11:12:19 -0600 Art studio Atelier BWCA announced that they will be closing their doors after spending 31 years in the anime industry. Ader Titsoff 6 Anime Like Seiren That Fans Should Watch http://goboiano.com/list/5712-6-anime-like-seiren-that-fans-should-watch http://goboiano.com/list/5712-6-anime-like-seiren-that-fans-should-watch Mon, 06 Feb 2017 03:59:48 -0600 Here are some similarly themed romance anime that are like Seiren. Some of these anime follow an omnibus format like Seiren, while others have the same style of romance and drama. Aaron Magulick There is a Light Novel Series About a Boy Turning Into a Hot Spring http://goboiano.com/news/5711-there-is-a-light-novel-series-about-a-boy-turning-into-a-hot-spring http://goboiano.com/news/5711-there-is-a-light-novel-series-about-a-boy-turning-into-a-hot-spring Mon, 06 Feb 2017 04:04:43 -0600 Yes, a high school kid gets reincarnated as a hot spring that ladies love to visit. Aaron Magulick 8 Popular Anime Adaptations of Video Games Fans Should Watch http://goboiano.com/list/5710-8-popular-anime-adaptations-of-video-games-fans-should-watch http://goboiano.com/list/5710-8-popular-anime-adaptations-of-video-games-fans-should-watch Sun, 05 Feb 2017 23:49:20 -0600 Anime adaptations of video games are slowly becoming popular. In the past, most adaptations were restricted to OVAs or a movie, but now it's common to see a TV series. Here are some of the best and most popular adaptations. Louise St. Germain 6 Anime Like Fuuka That Fans Should Watch http://goboiano.com/list/5709-6-anime-like-fuuka-that-fans-should-watch http://goboiano.com/list/5709-6-anime-like-fuuka-that-fans-should-watch Mon, 06 Feb 2017 09:38:38 -0600 Here are similarly themed anime for fans of Fuuka! Ader Titsoff Touken Ranbu: Hanamaru is Getting a Second Season http://goboiano.com/news/5708-touken-ranbu%253A-hanamaru-is-getting-a-second-season http://goboiano.com/news/5708-touken-ranbu%253A-hanamaru-is-getting-a-second-season Sun, 05 Feb 2017 08:57:52 -0600 More cute sword boys doing cute things is happening! Louise St. Germain Studio Ghibli's The Red Turtle Beats Your Name in the Annie Awards http://goboiano.com/news/5707-studio-ghibli%2527s-the-red-turtle-beats-your-name-in-the-annie-awards http://goboiano.com/news/5707-studio-ghibli%2527s-the-red-turtle-beats-your-name-in-the-annie-awards Sun, 05 Feb 2017 01:17:43 -0600 Studio Ghibli is still king among international awards! Baam Amaam 9 Times Masamune-kun Was a Relatable Dork http://goboiano.com/list/5706-9-times-masamune-kun-was-a-relatable-dork http://goboiano.com/list/5706-9-times-masamune-kun-was-a-relatable-dork Sat, 04 Feb 2017 22:33:37 -0600 Despite Masamune Makabe's looks and smarts, he's really just an awkward dork. Aaron Magulick The Familiar of Zero Light Novel Ends 4 Years After Author's Death http://goboiano.com/news/5705-the-familiar-of-zero-light-novel-ends-4-years-after-author%2527s-death http://goboiano.com/news/5705-the-familiar-of-zero-light-novel-ends-4-years-after-author%2527s-death Sat, 04 Feb 2017 10:50:08 -0600 Media Factory announced that the final volume of The Familiar of Zero light novel will be published on February 24, 2017. Louise St. Germain The 20 Winter 2017 Anime Japanese Fans Suggest Watching http://goboiano.com/list/5704-the-20-winter-2017-anime-japanese-fans-suggest-watching http://goboiano.com/list/5704-the-20-winter-2017-anime-japanese-fans-suggest-watching Sat, 04 Feb 2017 10:16:29 -0600 Charapedia asked Japanese anime fans to pick the Winter 2017 series that they are most likely to suggest to other people. Baam Amaam 22 Anime Gifs That Are Really Hard to Explain to Our Friends http://goboiano.com/list/5703-22-anime-gifs-that-are-really-hard-to-explain-to-our-friends http://goboiano.com/list/5703-22-anime-gifs-that-are-really-hard-to-explain-to-our-friends Sat, 04 Feb 2017 02:00:45 -0600 Sometimes, out of context anime gifs are so much better than the series they come from! Here are some bizarre anime gifs that are really hard to explain to others! Ader Titsoff POLL: What Are the Greatest Sci-Fi Anime of All Time? http://goboiano.com/original/5683-poll%253A-what-are-the-greatest-sci-fi-anime-of-all-time%253F http://goboiano.com/original/5683-poll%253A-what-are-the-greatest-sci-fi-anime-of-all-time%253F Fri, 03 Feb 2017 22:57:00 -0600 The science fiction genre is one of anime's most well known genres, and has been popular ever since the '90s. Below, you'll find a collection 96 science fiction anime from different eras, and it's up to you to pick the ones you feel are the greatest! Aaron Magulick 6 Anime Like Interviews with Monster Girls That Fans Should Watch http://goboiano.com/list/5702-6-anime-like-interviews-with-monster-girls-that-fans-should-watch http://goboiano.com/list/5702-6-anime-like-interviews-with-monster-girls-that-fans-should-watch Fri, 03 Feb 2017 18:57:22 -0600 If you love the setting, characters, or monster girls of Interviews with Monster Girls, then you may enjoy these following anime! Aaron Magulick There is an A.I. Program That Can Color Your Illustrations http://goboiano.com/news/5701-there-is-an-a.i.-program-that-can-color-your-illustrations http://goboiano.com/news/5701-there-is-an-a.i.-program-that-can-color-your-illustrations Fri, 03 Feb 2017 08:12:29 -0600 Social media is going crazy over the free web service Paints Chainer. The service is an A.I. that will automatically color your illustrations. You just have to upload some line art, and Paints Chainer will take care of the rest. Baam Amaam Animator Shares Video Showing How Much Work Goes Into Animation http://goboiano.com/news/5700-animator-shares-video-showing-how-much-work-goes-into-animation http://goboiano.com/news/5700-animator-shares-video-showing-how-much-work-goes-into-animation Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:51:24 -0600 Animation is hard work! Aaron Magulick Team Rocket Has Defeated Ash For First Time in 20 Seasons http://goboiano.com/news/5699-team-rocket-has-defeated-ash-for-first-time-in-20-seasons http://goboiano.com/news/5699-team-rocket-has-defeated-ash-for-first-time-in-20-seasons Thu, 02 Feb 2017 18:31:10 -0600 It seems like Ash is still depressed about losing the League match in Pokémon X and Y. Are you as suprised as Team Rocket about the victory? Louise St. Germain 7 Series We'll Never See Get a Proper Ending Due to Hiatuses http://goboiano.com/list/5694-7-series-we%2527ll-never-see-get-a-proper-ending-due-to-hiatuses http://goboiano.com/list/5694-7-series-we%2527ll-never-see-get-a-proper-ending-due-to-hiatuses Thu, 02 Feb 2017 15:41:24 -0600 Anime has a history of non-endings and annoying cliffhangers, but fans can always jump into the manga or light novel to continue the tale. But, what if the source material is plagued with hiatuses? Aaron Magulick POLL: Who Are The Most Useless Anime Characters? http://goboiano.com/original/5698-poll%253A-who-are-the-most-useless-anime-characters%253F http://goboiano.com/original/5698-poll%253A-who-are-the-most-useless-anime-characters%253F Thu, 02 Feb 2017 10:03:27 -0600 Vote for the characters you think are the most useless, and we'll reveal the community's top 15 next week! Ader Titsoff 6 Anime Like KonoSuba Fans Should Watch http://goboiano.com/list/5697-6-anime-like-konosuba-fans-should-watch http://goboiano.com/list/5697-6-anime-like-konosuba-fans-should-watch Wed, 01 Feb 2017 15:38:44 -0600 Here are some similarly themed anime that KonoSuba fans should check out! Ader Titsoff Cosplayer Nan Brings Holo From Spice and Wolf to Life http://goboiano.com/list/5696-cosplayer-nan-brings-holo-from-spice-and-wolf-to-life http://goboiano.com/list/5696-cosplayer-nan-brings-holo-from-spice-and-wolf-to-life Wed, 01 Feb 2017 14:07:06 -0600 Chinese cosplayer Nan did a recent photo shoot cosplaying as Holo from Spice and Wolf! Does the photo shoot making anyone wish for a third season? Louise St. Germain The 17 Most Dropped Winter 2017 Anime After Three Weeks http://goboiano.com/list/5695-the-17-most-dropped-winter-2017-anime-after-three-weeks http://goboiano.com/list/5695-the-17-most-dropped-winter-2017-anime-after-three-weeks Wed, 01 Feb 2017 11:22:56 -0600 Last week, we asked the community what were the anime they dropped after the first three episodes. Here are the shows that have been shamefully dropped by the community! Baam Amaam Legendary Voice Actor Sets Two New Guinness World Records http://goboiano.com/news/5693-legendary-voice-actor-sets-two-new-guinness-world-records http://goboiano.com/news/5693-legendary-voice-actor-sets-two-new-guinness-world-records Wed, 01 Feb 2017 00:03:17 -0600 The two records are "voice actor who voiced the same character in a video game for the longest period" and "longest video game voice acting career." Baam Amaam "Oreimo" Creators' "Eromanga Sensei" Anime Will Air in April 2017 http://goboiano.com/news/5692-%2522oreimo%2522-creators%2527-%2522eromanga-sensei%2522-anime-will-air-in-april-2017 http://goboiano.com/news/5692-%2522oreimo%2522-creators%2527-%2522eromanga-sensei%2522-anime-will-air-in-april-2017 Tue, 31 Jan 2017 19:51:46 -0600 Eromanga Sensei is gearing up for an April debut, and is building hype with two new PVs! Ader Titsoff Yuri!!! on Ice on Track to Overtake Love Live! Sunshine!! in Sales? http://goboiano.com/news/5691-yuri%2521%2521%2521-on-ice-on-track-to-overtake-love-live%2521-sunshine%2521%2521-in-sales%253F http://goboiano.com/news/5691-yuri%2521%2521%2521-on-ice-on-track-to-overtake-love-live%2521-sunshine%2521%2521-in-sales%253F Tue, 31 Jan 2017 17:30:48 -0600 Yuri!!! on Ice could be on track to overtake Love Live! Sunshine!! as the highest selling anime series from 2016. Louise St. Germain Victor Nikiforov Fanart to Celebrate the Husbando of the Year http://goboiano.com/list/5690-victor-nikiforov-fanart-to-celebrate-the-husbando-of-the-year http://goboiano.com/list/5690-victor-nikiforov-fanart-to-celebrate-the-husbando-of-the-year Tue, 31 Jan 2017 15:18:43 -0600 If you didn't know, Victor Nikiforov from Yuri!!! on Ice won the 2016 Husbando War! Here is a collection of Victor fanart to celebrate his victory. Aaron Magulick Which Character From Little Witch Academia Are You? http://goboiano.com/original/5688-which-character-from-little-witch-academia-are-you%253F http://goboiano.com/original/5688-which-character-from-little-witch-academia-are-you%253F Tue, 31 Jan 2017 08:26:20 -0600 Let's discover which witch you are! Louise St. Germain To Love-Ru is Ending and the Best Girl Will Be Crowned http://goboiano.com/news/5689-to-love-ru-is-ending-and-the-best-girl-will-be-crowned http://goboiano.com/news/5689-to-love-ru-is-ending-and-the-best-girl-will-be-crowned Tue, 31 Jan 2017 00:52:08 -0600 To Love-Ru ending would officially bring an end to Shueisha's current manga era. The ecchi harem was created by writer Saki Hasemi and illustrator Kentaro Yabuki in 2006. Despite the detailed frontal nudity, the series was published in Weekly Shounen Jump. Aaron Magulick Could Japan Have a Female Empress Soon? http://goboiano.com/news/5687-could-japan-have-a-female-empress-soon%253F http://goboiano.com/news/5687-could-japan-have-a-female-empress-soon%253F Tue, 31 Jan 2017 08:04:05 -0600 It has been nearly 250 years since Japan last had an empress, and if Emperor Akihito has his way, it won't be much longer. Aaron Magulick The 15 Greatest Anime Soundtracks Chosen By the International Community http://goboiano.com/list/5686-the-15-greatest-anime-soundtracks-chosen-by-the-international-community http://goboiano.com/list/5686-the-15-greatest-anime-soundtracks-chosen-by-the-international-community Mon, 30 Jan 2017 13:03:05 -0600 Last week, we ask the community to vote for the greatest anime soundtracks. They were given 84 choices of the most popular works. Here are the top 15 greatest anime soundtracks according to the international community! Baam Amaam Luck & Logic is Getting a New Slice of Life Anime http://goboiano.com/news/5685-luck-%2526-logic-is-getting-a-new-slice-of-life-anime http://goboiano.com/news/5685-luck-%2526-logic-is-getting-a-new-slice-of-life-anime Mon, 30 Jan 2017 09:07:01 -0600 Bushiroad announced that the Luck & Logic multi-media franchise is getting a new anime, which will be titled Hina Logi ~from Luck & Logic~. Ader Titsoff Rem Fanart to Celebrate the Waifu of the Year http://goboiano.com/list/5684-rem-fanart-to-celebrate-the-waifu-of-the-year http://goboiano.com/list/5684-rem-fanart-to-celebrate-the-waifu-of-the-year Mon, 30 Jan 2017 00:34:43 -0600 If you haven't heard, Rem won the 2016 Waifu War, and to celebrate, here is a collection of Rem fanart! Aaron Magulick Studio Ghibli Scenes Get a Textured Makeover with Rodrigo ICO http://goboiano.com/list/5682-studio-ghibli-scenes-get-a-textured-makeover-with-rodrigo-ico http://goboiano.com/list/5682-studio-ghibli-scenes-get-a-textured-makeover-with-rodrigo-ico Sun, 29 Jan 2017 20:03:41 -0600 Paint-over is an art style that involves enhancing an original art piece or screenshot with a new layer of paint and added details. Brazilian artist Rodrigo ICO uses the technique to add some post-production punch to various Studio Ghili scenes. Baam Amaam A New Macross Anime is Being Produced to Celebrate Franchise's 35th Anniversary http://goboiano.com/news/5681-a-new-macross-anime-is-being-produced-to-celebrate-franchise%2527s-35th-anniversary http://goboiano.com/news/5681-a-new-macross-anime-is-being-produced-to-celebrate-franchise%2527s-35th-anniversary Sun, 29 Jan 2017 13:09:43 -0600 The cast of Macross Delta gathered for to perform a concert at Yokohama, and ended the event with some cool announcements to celebrate the Macross franchise's 35th anniversary! Louise St. Germain 6 Anime Like Youjo Senki That Fans Should Watch http://goboiano.com/list/5680-6-anime-like-youjo-senki-that-fans-should-watch http://goboiano.com/list/5680-6-anime-like-youjo-senki-that-fans-should-watch Sun, 29 Jan 2017 10:43:55 -0600 Here are some anime series fans of Youjo Senki should check out if they want more crazy characters, a serious take on war, or even an alternate take on World War events. Ader Titsoff GoBoiano's 2016 Waifu and Husbando War Winners http://goboiano.com/original/5679-goboiano%2527s-2016-waifu-and-husbando-war-winners http://goboiano.com/original/5679-goboiano%2527s-2016-waifu-and-husbando-war-winners Sat, 28 Jan 2017 16:44:00 -0600 After a long, tiring waifu and husbando war coupled with a comedically long delay due to filtering out spam votes, we can finally announce the winners of GoBoiano's 2016 Waifu and Husbando War! Aaron Magulick NHK Shares the Preliminary Results For Their Top 100 Anime Poll http://goboiano.com/list/5678-nhk-shares-the-preliminary-results-for-their-top-100-anime-poll http://goboiano.com/list/5678-nhk-shares-the-preliminary-results-for-their-top-100-anime-poll Sat, 28 Jan 2017 16:40:42 -0600 NHK is currently conducting an online poll of the 100 best anime of all time to celebrate anime's 100th anniversary. The polls are currently open until March 31, and a special TV program will announce the results on May 3. Aaron Magulick Sexy and Hentai Things You Should Try in 2017 http://goboiano.com/list/5677-sexy-and-hentai-things-you-should-try-in-2017 http://goboiano.com/list/5677-sexy-and-hentai-things-you-should-try-in-2017 Thu, 02 Feb 2017 17:06:30 -0600 Fill 2017 with an insane documentary on Japan's broken love industry, anime rappers, art films, and a whole lot of tentacles. Alex Jaxon 8 Anime That Focus on Superpowers and Heroes http://goboiano.com/list/5675-8-anime-that-focus-on-superpowers-and-heroes http://goboiano.com/list/5675-8-anime-that-focus-on-superpowers-and-heroes Sat, 28 Jan 2017 01:06:16 -0600 Superpowers tend to be associated with comic books, with series like Super-Man and The X-Men being the most recognizable. However, there are anime series that bring a unique twist to the world of superheroes, but without the sexy spandex outfits. Aaron Magulick One Piece Meets Ed, Edd n Eddy in a Series of Crossover Images http://goboiano.com/list/5676-one-piece-meets-ed%252C-edd-n-eddy-in-a-series-of-crossover-images http://goboiano.com/list/5676-one-piece-meets-ed%252C-edd-n-eddy-in-a-series-of-crossover-images Fri, 27 Jan 2017 20:54:48 -0600 One of the great things about the fan art community is that you can find some really wild crossovers. Overwatch x One Piece and some of our favorites Sailor Moon x Kingdom Hearts, but you might want to add Ed, Edd n Eddy x One Piece to the list! Ader Titsoff Cosplayer Misa Chiange Brings Cindy from Final Fantasy XV to Life http://goboiano.com/list/5674-cosplayer-misa-chiange-brings-cindy-from-final-fantasy-xv-to-life http://goboiano.com/list/5674-cosplayer-misa-chiange-brings-cindy-from-final-fantasy-xv-to-life Fri, 27 Jan 2017 15:46:26 -0600 Taiwanese cosplayer Misa Chiang teamed up with 千貓 Studio for a photo shoot based on Cindy! Baam Amaam The Art Community is Going Crazy Over "The Virgin-Killing Sweater" http://goboiano.com/list/5673-the-art-community-is-going-crazy-over-%2522the-virgin-killing-sweater%2522 http://goboiano.com/list/5673-the-art-community-is-going-crazy-over-%2522the-virgin-killing-sweater%2522 Fri, 27 Jan 2017 12:45:40 -0600 A new year means a new fashion fetish that the art community has fallen in love with! Japanese artists have taken a liking to a sexy sweater that they dubbing "The Virgin-Killing Sweater." Aaron Magulick Berserk Season 2 Will Premier in April 2017 http://goboiano.com/news/5672-berserk-season-2-will-premier-in-april-2017 http://goboiano.com/news/5672-berserk-season-2-will-premier-in-april-2017 Fri, 27 Jan 2017 10:52:53 -0600 The anime's official website confirmed that the second season will debut in April 2017, and released a new teaser visual showcasing the Berserker Armor! Ader Titsoff PenelopeLovePrints Captures Studio Ghibli's Joy with Watercolor Prints http://goboiano.com/list/5477-penelopeloveprints-captures-studio-ghibli%2527s-joy-with-watercolor-prints http://goboiano.com/list/5477-penelopeloveprints-captures-studio-ghibli%2527s-joy-with-watercolor-prints Thu, 26 Jan 2017 21:41:56 -0600 PenelopeLovePrints is an artist on Etsy who specializes in creating watercolor prints of anime and other types of shows. Just a take a peak at their wonderful prints based on Studio Ghibli movies! Louise St. Germain 7 Unique Subcultures You'll Only Find in Japan http://goboiano.com/list/5551-7-unique-subcultures-you%2527ll-only-find-in-japan http://goboiano.com/list/5551-7-unique-subcultures-you%2527ll-only-find-in-japan Thu, 26 Jan 2017 19:09:45 -0600 Japan is home to some unique subcultures. We are all familiar with the anime, manga, and idol crowd, but what about people who dress up like The Fonz or deck out big rig trucks? Louise St. Germain 5 Weird and Creepy Urban Legends From Japan http://goboiano.com/list/5671-5-weird-and-creepy-urban-legends-from-japan http://goboiano.com/list/5671-5-weird-and-creepy-urban-legends-from-japan Thu, 26 Jan 2017 19:15:06 -0600 Here are some of the strangest urban legends from Japan! Louise St. Germain POLL: Which Winter 2017 Anime Do You Drop After the 3 Episode Rule? http://goboiano.com/original/5670-poll%253A-which-winter-2017-anime-do-you-drop-after-the-3-episode-rule%253F http://goboiano.com/original/5670-poll%253A-which-winter-2017-anime-do-you-drop-after-the-3-episode-rule%253F Thu, 26 Jan 2017 08:41:47 -0600 Three weeks have already passed for this anime season, and right about now is when most people decide which shows they will be dropping. Ader Titsoff Best 2016 Anime Movies You Don’t Want To Forget http://goboiano.com/list/5669-best-2016-anime-movies-you-don%25E2%2580%2599t-want-to-forget http://goboiano.com/list/5669-best-2016-anime-movies-you-don%25E2%2580%2599t-want-to-forget Thu, 26 Jan 2017 14:12:45 -0600 Shinkai's Your Name was a good movie, but it wasn't the only one worth watching from 2016. Here are some of the other anime movies from the past year you should not forget about! Ader Titsoff 16 Times KonoSuba Was QUALITY Work http://goboiano.com/list/5667-16-times-konosuba-was-quality-work http://goboiano.com/list/5667-16-times-konosuba-was-quality-work Wed, 25 Jan 2017 16:36:33 -0600 Have you ever noticed how KonoSuba can dive into QUALITY territory? Louise St. Germain 9 out of 10 of Japan’s Top 2016 Record Breaking Films are from Anime or Manga http://goboiano.com/news/5668-9-out-of-10-of-japan%25E2%2580%2599s-top-2016-record-breaking-films-are-from-anime-or-manga http://goboiano.com/news/5668-9-out-of-10-of-japan%25E2%2580%2599s-top-2016-record-breaking-films-are-from-anime-or-manga Wed, 25 Jan 2017 13:02:59 -0600 Movie goers are hungry for anime and manga related movie projects, as Shin Godzilla is the only top 10 movie to be an original project from 2016! Aaron Magulick 5 Anime Scum's Wish Fans Should Watch http://goboiano.com/list/5665-5-anime-scum%2527s-wish-fans-should-watch http://goboiano.com/list/5665-5-anime-scum%2527s-wish-fans-should-watch Tue, 24 Jan 2017 23:40:36 -0600 Scum's Wish has been making waves for showing the darker side of teen romance. What happens when you can't love the person you have feelings for? Is it okay to be in a loveless relationship so you can dull the pain? It's an interesting take on a genre that largely relies on happiness and bliss. Baam Amaam 7 Light Novels That Continue the Anime Story http://goboiano.com/list/5666-7-light-novels-that-continue-the-anime-story http://goboiano.com/list/5666-7-light-novels-that-continue-the-anime-story Tue, 24 Jan 2017 22:56:38 -0600 International fans often celebrate anime and manga but miss out on the light novels. With a few hundred pages per volume, these stories allow you to fall into a much deeper, richer world that the anime and manga can only touch on. Also light novel sales often drive anime and manga adaptations so if you love a series, the best thing you can do for it is buy and read the light novel. Let’s take a deeper look at some popular anime that you can gain a richer world and continue the story within light novels. Lana Kim 15 Times Gabriel DropOut Was So Damn Relatable http://goboiano.com/list/5664-15-times-gabriel-dropout-was-so-damn-relatable http://goboiano.com/list/5664-15-times-gabriel-dropout-was-so-damn-relatable Tue, 24 Jan 2017 20:07:11 -0600 For being about a video game addicted angel, Gabriel DropOut can be relatable on so many levels. Aaron Magulick Space Dandy Art Designer Redraws Sons' Characters in a Series of Sketches http://goboiano.com/news/5663-space-dandy-art-designer-redraws-sons%2527-characters-in-a-series-of-sketches http://goboiano.com/news/5663-space-dandy-art-designer-redraws-sons%2527-characters-in-a-series-of-sketches Tue, 24 Jan 2017 11:21:53 -0600 Thomas Romain re-draws his two sons' art in a project he calls "Father and Sons Design Workshop." Louise St. Germain Sundance Film Festival Screens "Tokyo Idols" Documentary http://goboiano.com/news/5662-sundance-film-festival-screens-%2522tokyo-idols%2522-documentary http://goboiano.com/news/5662-sundance-film-festival-screens-%2522tokyo-idols%2522-documentary Tue, 24 Jan 2017 08:35:32 -0600 Tokyo Idols is a documentary about Japan's idol industry, and it promises to show the side that international fans are not familiar with. Aaron Magulick POLL: What are the Greatest Anime Soundtracks? http://goboiano.com/original/5660-poll%253A-what-are-the-greatest-anime-soundtracks%253F http://goboiano.com/original/5660-poll%253A-what-are-the-greatest-anime-soundtracks%253F Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:14:50 -0600 Anime has loads of greats music! Openings, endings, insert songs, and general background compositions - there is a lot of music made for anime. But, which series has the best? Aaron Magulick 16 Fanart that Appreciate the Best Girls of Konosuba http://goboiano.com/list/5653-16-fanart-that-appreciate-the-best-girls-of-konosuba http://goboiano.com/list/5653-16-fanart-that-appreciate-the-best-girls-of-konosuba Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:54:30 -0600 Are you watching the EXPLOSION filled second season of KonoSuba? The series certainly has a lot of fans, and artists are taking the time to draw tributes to the parody anime! Ader Titsoff 14 Elevated Ramen Recipes for When You Have the Muchies http://goboiano.com/list/5654-14-elevated-ramen-recipes-for-when-you-have-the-muchies http://goboiano.com/list/5654-14-elevated-ramen-recipes-for-when-you-have-the-muchies Mon, 23 Jan 2017 10:52:06 -0600 Elevate your ramen game with these simple and flexible recipes! Baam Amaam "Youjo Senki" Artist Shares Gorgeous Fanart for "Overlord" and More http://goboiano.com/list/5658-%2522youjo-senki%2522-artist-shares-gorgeous-fanart-for-%2522overlord%2522-and-more http://goboiano.com/list/5658-%2522youjo-senki%2522-artist-shares-gorgeous-fanart-for-%2522overlord%2522-and-more Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:25:29 -0600 Shinobu Shinotsuki is the illustrator for the Youjo Senki light novels, and they constantly share fanart for other series! Aaron Magulick 7 Live Action Movie Adaptations of Anime and Manga That Don't Suck http://goboiano.com/list/5657-7-live-action-movie-adaptations-of-anime-and-manga-that-don%2527t-suck http://goboiano.com/list/5657-7-live-action-movie-adaptations-of-anime-and-manga-that-don%2527t-suck Mon, 23 Jan 2017 01:48:27 -0600 Not all live-action adaptations are terrible! Ader Titsoff 6 Anime Masamune-Kun's Revenge Fans Should Watch http://goboiano.com/list/5656-6-anime-masamune-kun%2527s-revenge-fans-should-watch http://goboiano.com/list/5656-6-anime-masamune-kun%2527s-revenge-fans-should-watch Sun, 22 Jan 2017 10:29:42 -0600 Masamune-kun's Revenge is one of the more popular shows of the Winter 2017 season. While you wait in agony for new episodes to come out, and you refuse to read the manga, you could check out these similar series! Aaron Magulick How to be A Harem Protagonist http://goboiano.com/list/5649-how-to-be-a-harem-protagonist http://goboiano.com/list/5649-how-to-be-a-harem-protagonist Sun, 22 Jan 2017 09:13:32 -0600 Gather around children. Do you want to learn how to become a harem protag? Want to become the envy of side characters everywhere? Well, with my semi-professional tips, you could maybe life your dream. Aaron Magulick 14 High Fashion Pics That Looks Crazier Than Anime http://goboiano.com/list/5655-14-high-fashion-pics-that-looks-crazier-than-anime http://goboiano.com/list/5655-14-high-fashion-pics-that-looks-crazier-than-anime Sat, 21 Jan 2017 21:05:34 -0600 High fashion is what happens when anime character designers experiment on people. Baam Amaam 11 Parody Anime That Will Fill You With Laughter http://goboiano.com/list/5490-11-parody-anime-that-will-fill-you-with-laughter http://goboiano.com/list/5490-11-parody-anime-that-will-fill-you-with-laughter Sat, 21 Jan 2017 17:05:00 -0600 Anime is home to some funny parody series, and often times they can be considered the best work of the genre they are parodying! Louise St. Germain Top 20 Anime that Bring Tears to Japanese Fans http://goboiano.com/list/5652-top-20-anime-that-bring-tears-to-japanese-fans http://goboiano.com/list/5652-top-20-anime-that-bring-tears-to-japanese-fans Sat, 21 Jan 2017 11:18:19 -0600 Charapedia asked Japanese anime fans to pick the series that always bring tears to their eyes! Louise St. Germain Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid is the Yuri Harem You Need in Your Life http://goboiano.com/original/5651-miss-kobayashi%2527s-dragon-maid-is-the-yuri-harem-you-need-in-your-life http://goboiano.com/original/5651-miss-kobayashi%2527s-dragon-maid-is-the-yuri-harem-you-need-in-your-life Sat, 21 Jan 2017 02:39:00 -0600 Dragons + Yuri + Harem = KyoAni finding a way. Aaron Magulick 6 Anime Second Seasons That Failed to Live Up to Expectations http://goboiano.com/list/5650-6-anime-second-seasons-that-failed-to-live-up-to-expectations http://goboiano.com/list/5650-6-anime-second-seasons-that-failed-to-live-up-to-expectations Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:43:37 -0600 Anime fans love asking for second seasons, and who could blame them? If the first season was good, surely the second season would have to be just as good! But not with these anime. These second seasons totally failed to live up to expectations. Baam Amaam The First Nekopara Anime Trailer Has Been Released http://goboiano.com/news/5648-the-first-nekopara-anime-trailer-has-been-released http://goboiano.com/news/5648-the-first-nekopara-anime-trailer-has-been-released Fri, 20 Jan 2017 12:20:14 -0600 NekoWorks has released the first PV for Nekopara OVA! Ader Titsoff Which Character From Masamune-kun's Revenge Are You? http://goboiano.com/original/5647-which-character-from-masamune-kun%2527s-revenge-are-you%253F http://goboiano.com/original/5647-which-character-from-masamune-kun%2527s-revenge-are-you%253F Fri, 20 Jan 2017 09:09:48 -0600 Do you want to know which character from Masamune-kun's Revenge you are the most similar to? Just answer these 5 seemingly random questions to find out! Aaron Magulick How to Romance a Man in Classic Gasai Yuno Style http://goboiano.com/list/5645-how-to-romance-a-man-in-classic-gasai-yuno-style http://goboiano.com/list/5645-how-to-romance-a-man-in-classic-gasai-yuno-style Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:25:20 -0600 Follow the way of Yuno Gasai! Aaron Magulick 9 Modern Anime Studios That Are Creating Your Favorite Series http://goboiano.com/list/5646-9-modern-anime-studios-that-are-creating-your-favorite-series http://goboiano.com/list/5646-9-modern-anime-studios-that-are-creating-your-favorite-series Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:18:41 -0600 Let's celebrate the modern studios that are running the anime industry. Aaron Magulick What is an Anime that Should Get a Remake? http://goboiano.com/original/5644-what-is-an-anime-that-should-get-a-remake%253F http://goboiano.com/original/5644-what-is-an-anime-that-should-get-a-remake%253F Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:40:18 -0600 Remakes are all the rage these days in the world of movies and video games (more like remasters, but whatever!) These types of projects are a great way to reintroduce an older series to new fans, or to fix a work that had a shaky reception in the past. Baam Amaam "Yoake Tsugeru Lu no Uta" Movie Trailer Looks Like "Ponyo" on Acid http://goboiano.com/news/5643-%2522yoake-tsugeru-lu-no-uta%2522-movie-trailer-looks-like-%2522ponyo%2522-on-acid http://goboiano.com/news/5643-%2522yoake-tsugeru-lu-no-uta%2522-movie-trailer-looks-like-%2522ponyo%2522-on-acid Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:14:19 -0600 Director Masaaki Yuasa is known for being an oddball with a very different style. Mind Game, The Tatami Galaxy, and Ping Pong the Animation are some of the projects Yuasa has adapted in the past, and they have cult followings due to unconventional art styles and unique stories. Louise St. Germain Which Character From Blue Exorcist Are You Based On Your Zodiac Sign? http://goboiano.com/original/5642-which-character-from-blue-exorcist-are-you-based-on-your-zodiac-sign%253F http://goboiano.com/original/5642-which-character-from-blue-exorcist-are-you-based-on-your-zodiac-sign%253F Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:36:13 -0600 Ever want to know which character from Blue Exorcist you are based on your Zodiac sign? We’ve captured each character and matched them based on their birthday. Which character arc are you destined to live out? Aaron Magulick 14 Magical Little Witch Academia Fan Artworks http://goboiano.com/list/5641-14-magical-little-witch-academia-fan-artworks http://goboiano.com/list/5641-14-magical-little-witch-academia-fan-artworks Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:01:40 -0600 Here are some Little Witch Academia fan artworks to celebrate the TV series! Aaron Magulick Kurumi Red Brings Aqua to Life with KonoSuba Cosplay Shoots http://goboiano.com/list/5640-kurumi-red-brings-aqua-to-life-with-konosuba-cosplay-shoots http://goboiano.com/list/5640-kurumi-red-brings-aqua-to-life-with-konosuba-cosplay-shoots Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:54:22 -0600 While we eagerly wait for new episodes, we can always count of cosplayer Kurumi Red to deliver on some great Aqua cosplay! Louise St. Germain 11 Popular Anime that Star High School Delinquents http://goboiano.com/list/5635-11-popular-anime-that-star-high-school-delinquents http://goboiano.com/list/5635-11-popular-anime-that-star-high-school-delinquents Wed, 18 Jan 2017 01:36:18 -0600 Who doesn't love a good delinquent? These trouble makers have a reputation for being slightly crazy and for getting things done! But don't let their tough faces scare you, because most delinquents are secretly nice. Baam Amaam Hollywood is Looking to Make an Attack on Titan Live Action Movie http://goboiano.com/news/5639-hollywood-is-looking-to-make-an-attack-on-titan-live-action-movie http://goboiano.com/news/5639-hollywood-is-looking-to-make-an-attack-on-titan-live-action-movie Tue, 17 Jan 2017 20:24:07 -0600 Attack on Titan would be the latest manga title to receive a movie adaptation from Hollywood. Paramount Pictures is planning on releasing their adaptation of Ghost in the Shell on March 31, 2017 and Netflix is gearing up to release Death Note later in 2017. Baam Amaam The 8 Most Common Myths About Japanese Culture http://goboiano.com/list/5623-the-8-most-common-myths-about-japanese-culture http://goboiano.com/list/5623-the-8-most-common-myths-about-japanese-culture Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:00:26 -0600 Japan also has its fair share of stereotypes. Here some of the more popular myths about Japanese culture...and their debunking. Ader Titsoff The 15 Best 1st Episodes of the Winter 2017 Season http://goboiano.com/list/5638-the-15-best-1st-episodes-of-the-winter-2017-season http://goboiano.com/list/5638-the-15-best-1st-episodes-of-the-winter-2017-season Tue, 17 Jan 2017 11:37:17 -0600 Here are the community's top 15 1st episodes from the Winter 2017 season! Did your favorite make the list? Aaron Magulick "Eureka Seven AO" Gets a New Episode to Promote Pachislot Machine http://goboiano.com/news/5637-%2522eureka-seven-ao%2522-gets-a-new-episode-to-promote-pachislot-machine http://goboiano.com/news/5637-%2522eureka-seven-ao%2522-gets-a-new-episode-to-promote-pachislot-machine Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:05:56 -0600 A little surprise for Eureka Seven AO fans was revealed panchinko game maker Sammy. As a way to promote their Eureka Seven AO themed pachislot machine, a brand new episode of the anime was created. Ader Titsoff Here are the Anime Nominees for Japan's Coveted Academy Prize http://goboiano.com/news/5636-here-are-the-anime-nominees-for-japan%2527s-coveted-academy-prize http://goboiano.com/news/5636-here-are-the-anime-nominees-for-japan%2527s-coveted-academy-prize Mon, 16 Jan 2017 20:57:17 -0600 The Japan Academy Prize Association has revealed the nominees for the Animation of the Year award. The coveted prize is similar to the Academy Awards, and is one of Japan's more popular film prizes. Louise St. Germain "Your Name" is the Highest-Grossing Anime Movie of All Time http://goboiano.com/news/5634-%2522your-name%2522-is-the-highest-grossing-anime-movie-of-all-time http://goboiano.com/news/5634-%2522your-name%2522-is-the-highest-grossing-anime-movie-of-all-time Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:51:12 -0600 Your Name is now the most financially successful anime movie of all time on a global scale! Aaron Magulick Can You Spot the Main Characters From These 13 Anime? http://goboiano.com/list/5633-can-you-spot-the-main-characters-from-these-13-anime%253F http://goboiano.com/list/5633-can-you-spot-the-main-characters-from-these-13-anime%253F Mon, 16 Jan 2017 09:17:18 -0600 Animators love playing tricks on us, so you'll be forgiven if you can't spot the main character right away! Louise St. Germain Scum's Wish Shows How Painful Unrequited Love Is http://goboiano.com/original/5632-scum%2527s-wish-shows-how-painful-unrequited-love-is http://goboiano.com/original/5632-scum%2527s-wish-shows-how-painful-unrequited-love-is Mon, 16 Jan 2017 07:48:56 -0600 Themes of unrequited love, teacher-student relationships, cheating, and emotional manipulation come into play. These are fairly dark and heavy themes, and won't be invited for anyone looking for a typical romance (which is something this season is lacking). Aaron Magulick "Galko-chan" Mangaka Shares Art Progression Since Junior High http://goboiano.com/news/5631-%2522galko-chan%2522-mangaka-shares-art-progression-since-junior-high http://goboiano.com/news/5631-%2522galko-chan%2522-mangaka-shares-art-progression-since-junior-high Sun, 15 Jan 2017 21:48:45 -0600 It's interesting to see a published mangaka share their art progression! Baam Amaam