Maya Phillips

Sword Art Online Alicization

New York Comic Con Fall 2018 Anime Preview

On Thursday, October 4, 2018, nerds of all flavors gathered in the Jacob Javits ...

Spring 2018 Anime

5 Anime Picks for Spring 2018

This year’s was a good winter — at least in terms of the new ...

Black Lightning, Luke Cage & Defining Blackness

This week, the new CW show Black Lightning will introduce another Black superhero — ...

Food & Class in Shokugeki no Soma

When I consider my list of my favorite anime of 2017, Food Wars!: Shokugeki ...

Recovery of an MMO Junkie: In Defense of an Anxious Protagonist

Blessed are the anxious, for they shall inherit the earth. OK, so that’s not ...

My Definitive Ranking of All 8 Star Wars Films

It’s one of the most controversial questions of our time: How do you rank ...

‘Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency’: The Strangest Show You’re Not Watching Right Now

Murder, soul-swapping, time travel, fate, conspiracies, magic, shape-shifters, psychics, assassins, alternate universes — it’s ...