Website / Anime News Network

A popular anime site with news, reviews, commentary, and legal streaming. It can be found at It's more known for appearing in most of the manga and anime pages of Wikipedia, and as a reliable source for them, in detriment of other sites maybe as old as it such as Ani DB, giving it a popularity and publicity boost in front of its competitors. ANN is also the home of Anime News Nina and Ultimate Mop Daisuke DX. In recent years ANN has had backlashes against Mecha Anime fans, primarily for having reviews that wildly went against their minutia and said reviews often critiqued for using poor math when averaging reviews. This mentality took off further in 2016 when reviews of Gundam entries, and similar articles, were frequently published.