Anime


Although I love the newer stuff that’s coming out these days as much as the next guy, I’ve always felt that the animes of days gone by are becoming more and more like hidden gems. Animes are labelled as “classics” but I have to wonder if people these days are […]

Classic Anime in Review: “Legend of the Galactic Heroes”


Traditional comedies rely on a few tried and tested formulas for successful laughs – whether it be slapstick, gags, sarcasm or straightforward jokes… But there are some comedies out there that take a slightly different stance on what could be deemed as funny and although it doesn’t seem like it’d […]

Sakamoto desu ga – Haven’t you heard? Sakamoto wa Saikou! (Anime Review)



So you’re bored and wondering what you should watch? Well it sounds like you might need a little mokkori in your life! If that’s the case then the man you need to see is Saeba Ryo, otherwise known as City Hunter! He’s got enough mokkori power to keep you entertained […]

City Hunter – A Sure-Fire Classic! (Anime Review)


Sometimes you come across “dark horse” animes – the ones that you don’t pay much attention to but when you start watching it, it sinks its hooks in you and never lets go until the ride is done… Dimension W is one such dark horse for me because I never […]

Dimension W – a glimpse of life from the other side… (Anime ...



Although it’s not my usual style to review the more “girly” types of anime, I do enjoy watching them from time to time. They’re light, simple and somewhat formulaic so you normally know what you’re in for in the general sense. Of course, it could be none other than the […]

Sukitte Ii Na Yo – You May Just Say You Love It ...


Taking a detour from the usual fare, this week I’m going to take a look at an anime that belongs to one of the more infamous genres in the anime/manga world: yaoi. This also goes to show that here at thechewns.com we show no discrimination and that everyone is welcome, […]

Sekaiichi Hatsukoi – Love Makes Their World Go Around… (Anime Review)



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


Take a handful of “living dead”, put them in a room with a giant, black, mysterious and somewhat sarcastic sphere, add a sprinkling of aliens, a few weapons and some superpower suits and you’ve got the recipe for one of the strangest but most interesting shows I’ve watched… Sound like […]

Gantz – It’s Out of this World! (Anime Review)



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)