Why does /a/ hate mainstream anime?
Define mainstream anime.
Because in Japan everything we watch is mainstream.
If you have to ask you don't belong here
Because having unique and obscure interests give a sense of being distinguished (and by extension, superior).
That's like, all it is. 3x3 threads are hipster dick measuring contests.
>3x3 threads are hipster dick measuring contests.
And yet half of the 3x3 threads are "Mainstream" anime, go figure.