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Origins of the Shinji chair meme

A deep look into the internet sensation birthed from ‘Neon Genesis Evangelion.’

On Jun 21, 2024 by Mike Hadge

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The intro to this Olympics documentary needs to be seen to be believed

You won’t see it coming.

On May 27, 2021 by Michelle Jaworski

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Kermit spinning in a tub of water is a plush mood

Plush mood, indeed.

On Oct 12, 2018 by Tiffany Kelly

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‘Attack on Titan’ and ‘Evangelion’ are getting rides at Japan’s Universal Studios

The ‘Attack on Titan’ theme park experience is not for the faint of heart.

On Oct 24, 2016 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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After years of preparation, the U.S. vs. Japan giant robot battle is nigh

Japan, you have one year to name the battlefield.

On Jul 1, 2015 by Aja Romano

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9 of the best/worst covers of the ‘Neon Genesis Evangelion’ theme song

There’s a reason this is the most-hated karaoke request in Japan.

On Jun 22, 2015 by Aja Romano

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Anime trailblazer predicts the death of the genre

‘Neon Genesis Evangelion’ creators says Japanese animation has peaked.

On May 25, 2015 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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‘Neon Genesis Evangelion’ fans want to send a replica spear to the moon

Is it worth spending $850,000 to send a replica anime weapon into space? These Evangelion fans think so.

On Feb 6, 2015 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Universal Studios Japan debuts ‘Attack on Titan’ exhibit with giant battling Titans

Attack on Titan fans, prepare to freak out.

On Jan 27, 2015 by Aja Romano

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Start lusting after the remastered ‘Neon Genesis Evangelion’

Anime fans, rejoice.

On Dec 1, 2014 by Aja Romano

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Make the ultimate fandom mixtape

From Eminem to Death Cab for Cutie to the Goo Goo Dolls, these 10 songs have captured the hearts of fandoms for their commentary on life, love, and loss.

On Oct 3, 2013 by Aja Romano

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The top 10 most important fandoms of 2012

These communities shaped the way we thought about all fandoms in 2012—largely for the better.

On Dec 26, 2012 by Aja Romano

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