Formerly known as Jenny.

11:45 PM on 04.06.2010

First Impressions: Angel Beats!

Summary: An interesting concept dragged down by bland characters. Isn't it ironic that I'm writing a First Impressions about Angel Beats!, despite the fact that the show left very little impression on me whatsoever. I didn't ...

Jon Snyder

7:00 PM on 04.05.2010

Annotated Anime: Winter 2010 Week 13

With the new Spring Season shows getting underway, this post represents the last dying gasp of the 2010 Winter Season. In fact, since Kimi ni Todoke, BakaTest and Hanamaru Kindergarten are all ending this week, the last show ...

Jon Snyder

6:00 PM on 04.03.2010

Vexing Videos: Turning Japanese Edition

Have you ever wished you could turn into an anime character?Japanese gummaker Lotte has found a way to make that wish come true. According to their new ad, chewing Acuo gum will give you "nice breath" that can insta...

Jon Snyder

1:00 AM on 04.02.2010

Monthly Musing: The Case for K-ON!

Within the otaku community, there is no subject more polarizing than K-ON!, the music-themed slice-of-life anime that took Japan by storm last year. The ongoing debate about this show, much like recent American political rhet...

Jon Snyder

12:00 PM on 04.01.2010

Vexing Videos: Glenn Beck Edition

America, our nation is in crisis. Every day we lose more and more of our freedoms to Obama's socialist regime. Indeed, our very way of life is under attack by Nazis, Communists, and their evil Progressive spawn. In this dark ...

Jon Snyder

1:00 AM on 04.01.2010

America: The Gallery!

Do you know what the greatest country on Earth is? America, of course! Because all of us here at Americanator love our wonderful nation, we've put together a full day's worth of posts paying tribute to the awesomeness of Amer...

Jon Snyder

2:30 AM on 03.31.2010

Otaku Debate: Mikoto Misaka vs. Darth Vader

It's otaku debate time! Although Kanata had a strong showing last week, she still wasn't popular enough to knock Yui off her moeblob throne. Everybody's favorite K-ON! guitarist won 64% of the vote, over twice as much as Kana...

Jon Snyder

7:00 PM on 03.29.2010

Annotated Anime: Winter 2010 Week 12

Well, the Winter 2010 season is almost done, and many of our favorite series are coming to an end this week. That means that this post is far, far longer than usual, as our editors are taking this opportunity to offer thei...

Jon Snyder

3:15 PM on 03.28.2010

Haruhi dub cast announced, Christina Vee not included

Well, Bandai has announced the dub cast for Haruhi S2... and it's exactly the same as S1's cast. Yup, that means Wendee Lee (NOT Christina Vee) will be voicing moe goddess Haruhi Suzumiya. Here's the complete cast list:Haruhi...

Jon Snyder

7:00 PM on 03.27.2010

Vexing Videos: Decepticon Edition

Autobots, we have a problem.Megatron, having realized that he doesn't stand a chance against us in an honorable fight, has devised a devious new plan. He has found a new energon source known as "moe," which he is us...

Jon Snyder

1:00 AM on 03.24.2010

Otaku Debate: Hirasawa Yui vs. Sorami Kanata

Since we had a fairly unconventional Otaku Debate last week (with no clear winner), I figured we'd get back to the basics this week with a good old-fashioned character battle. However, this is no ordinary battle... it's an al...

Jon Snyder

7:30 AM on 03.22.2010

Random Curiosity to shut down in April

As if it wasn't bad enough that Railgun has ended, we've just been hit with another load of bad news. OMNI of Random Curiosity, one of the most prolific anime resources on the Internet, has announced his retirement from blogg...

Jon Snyder