Hetalia is a manga/anime about personified countries. It acts out events in history, mostly for the laughs, but it can also be educational (if not occasionally wrong).
The countries are all overly stereotypical, for example, America is hyper and loud, and eats nothing but hamburgers... and England is grumpy, sarcastic, can't cook and sees faeries. And has huge eyebrows. (And I mean HUGE.)
It's quite a funny series, so I suggest you at least watch a few episodes. They're only 5 minutes each so it's quite nice. And the sub is on YouTube (rated MA for no apparent reason). Oh, but don't judge it by the first episode, that one's much more fast paced than the rest.
(With the amount of Hetalia lovers here, I'm surprised this wasn't here already.) My (relatively new) ultimate favourite character is France. Lots of fans don't like him, seeing him as nothing but a... more
I think that one of the best things about Hetalia is that there are so many characters that it's hard not to find at least one you like. Even though some of them (like France) are somewhat shunned by ... more
The dub is more going for the humour and the accents, whereas the sub/original is slightly more serious. There's also quite a bit more ship teasing in the dub. I'm talking about you, FrUK in the... more
I tend to stick with subs as well. I feel like a lot of the dubs don't get the voices right according to what I was imagining and with Hetalia in particular, all sense of a plot-line was substituted... more
Am I the only one here who likes the dub? Granted, I do like subs, but prefer dubs on the grounds that I don't have to keep watching the screen all the time. As for the show itself, I am a fan of the ... more