The Mecha Marathon is an in-depth look at the mecha anime genre and its evolution as seen through fifty of the most popular mecha shows in the past thirty years. I’m going to be honest, most of these are shows I’ve had on my To Watch list for a long time. But now I have an excuse to watch them and an even bigger excuse to analyze them like an English Professor a little too excited about Shakespeare.

Read the rest of this post, which introduces the breadth of the project, by clicking this elegant and finely crafted link! Be sure to follow The Potted Lid for more essays and pop culture commentary when you do.