The Apocalypse Is the Least Dramatic Thing in This Trailer for Netflix Anime 7SEEDS

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Netflix’s quest to permanently seize your eyeballs advances its anime division next month with the debut of post-apocalyptic series 7SEEDS. As this new trailer reveals, it’s about a group of people who awaken sometime after doomsday, having been cryogenically frozen to ensure humankind’s survival. Too bad living in…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/the-apocalypse-is-the-least-dramatic-thing-in-this-trai-1835049212

The Fruits Basket Reboot Does A Classic Manga Justice

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Fruits Basket is where a lot of tween otaku picked up their first few otaku-isms: baka, neko, kawaii desu. A late ’90s slice-of-life manga that was adapted into an early ’00s anime, Fruits Basket is a gem of the shoujo canon, the quintessential anime that’s cringy to describe in hindsight but close to the heart of…

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https://kotaku.com/the-fruits-basket-reboot-does-a-classic-manga-justice-1834482981

3 Things We Loved About Netflix’s Ultraman Anime (and 3 We Didn’t)

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This week, Netflix released Production IG’s animated adaptation of Ultraman, bringing one of the most unique takes on the Japanese icon to life in a fascinating new way. Now that we’ve had time to watch the first season, here’s our roundup of what we loved…and a few things that didn’t quite work out.

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/3-things-we-loved-about-netflixs-ultraman-anime-and-3-1833790537

All of the Coolest Nerdy Things I Spotted in Tokyo, the Greatest City on Earth

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I recently got back from a two-week vacation to Japan, spending most of my time in Tokyo with stops at Tokyo Disney and Osaka. It was seriously one of the best experiences of my life—mostly because my inner otaku was surrounded by some of the coolest, and cutest, things imaginable. Here are some of the neatest things…

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/all-of-the-coolest-nerdy-things-i-spotted-in-tokyo-the-1833584345

Bewear Just Became One of the Strongest Pokémon Ever

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Unlike in Nintendo’s Pokémon games where legendary Pokémon are so exceedingly rare that most people question whether or not they actually exist, the unique creatures make rather frequent appearances in the franchise’s anime television shows and films, where they’re featured as being integral parts of special stories.

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https://io9.gizmodo.com/bewear-just-became-one-of-the-strongest-pokemon-ever-1833582082