Otaku Opinions

Opinions about things in otaku culture.


#WTFU #MakeYouTubeGreatAgain
We are new to YouTube and still finding our feet but things like YouTube’s exploitable policies prevent channels much better than ours from flourishing. We discuss #WTFU and #MakeYouTubeGreatAgain and how it affects us, you and the rest of the anime (gamer etc…) YouTuber community. We apologize that we didn’t […]

#WTFU and #MakeYouTubeGreatAgain (The Anime Chewns Podcast Ep. 013)


Midseason anime recap
We take a look at the current anime series, what we are watching, what we put on hold or dropped and why. Let us know what you are watching and what you dropped or saved for later! My apologies for the uneven sound level, I messed up on the mixer […]

Mid-Season Anime Recap for Winter 2016 (The Anime Chewns Podcast Ep. 012)



This week the Chewns are getting serious (for us at least) about the state of the anime industry. We lay down a few ways the industry can improve to better serve the consumer (especially in third world markets) and proliferate throughout the world. Why don’t you come join the conversation […]

Ways to Improve the Anime Industry (The Anime Chewns Podcast Ep. 010)


I recently watched a video from The Anime Man on Youtube that really struck me at the core of being an Otaku. While I was actually planning to write this article for quite a while, it was motivating to see that other people (e.g. Anime Review Girl) also have the same concerns […]

10 Ways the Anime Industry Needs to Change



This week we discuss our most comforting anime. The series we watch to get away and relax, as palate cleansers and burnout relievers. Click play below to enjoy episode 9 of the weekly Anime Chewns Podcast, comfort anime: Alternatively, you can press the io MORE button to go to iono.fm and […]

Comfort Anime (The Anime Chewns Podcast – Ep. 009)


The Chewns are back for our first anime podcast episode for 2016. Today we are discussing some of the anime we watched over the holidays and the new ones we picked up this season of “Winter 2016”. But first we get into some of the interesting news points from the […]

Breaking the Holiday Anime Backlog (The Anime Chewns Podcast – Ep. 007)



Anime moments of 2015
Click play below to enjoy episode 6 of the weekly Anime Chewns Podcast, the last one of 2015 – Anime Moments of 2015: Alternatively, you can press the io MORE button to go to iono.fm and listen/download in higher quality. Also, you can listen and subscribe on the iChewns. Or you […]

Anime Moments of 2015 (The Anime Chewns Podcast – Ep. 006)


Anime in South Africa
Click play below to enjoy episode 5 of the weekly Anime Chewns Podcast, Alternatively, you can press the io MORE button to go to iono.fm and listen/download in higher quality. Also you can listen and subscribe on the iChewns. Or you can check us out on YouTube here: The weekly Anime […]

Anime in South Africa (The Anime Chewns Podcast – Ep. 005)



Rebeccas plot
Click play below to enjoy episode 4 of the weekly Anime Chewns Podcast, Alternatively, you can press the io MORE button to go to iono.fm and listen/download in higher quality. Also you can listen and subscribe on the iChewns. Or you can check us out on YouTube here: We took a […]

Anime Fan Service (The Anime Chewns Podcast – Ep. 004)


chewn pac anime ongoing vs. seasonal anime
Click play below to enjoy episode 3 of the weekly Anime Chewns Podcast, or you can press the io MORE button to go to iono.fm to listen/download in higher quality. Or check us out on YouTube here: The Chewns are coming at you with an all-new weekly anime, manga and […]

The Anime Chewns Podcast – Ongoing vs. Seasonal Anime (Ep. 003)