Episode 37: Summer Simulcast Breakdown

It’s a long one because it’s a new simulcast season and there’s a LOT to talk about!

We start with a little news about how Sorachi-sensei is a blessing on this earth and then we get into this season’s anime, covering: Chronos Ruler, Convenience Store Boy Friends, Saiyuki Reload Blast, Fastest Finger First, Aho-Girl, Elegant Yokai Apartment Life, Clean Freak Aoyama-kun, Knight’s & Magic, Katsugeki Touken Ranbu, Restaurant to Another World, A Centaur’s Life, Hitorijime my Hero, Princess Principal, Welcome to the Ballroom, Altair: A Record of Battles, Made in Abyss, Vatican Miracle Examiner, Dive!!, and Love & Lies.

Don’t worry-we talk a bit about the previous season’s finales (Grimoire of Zero & Tiger Mask W) and our favorite ongoing series (Re:Creators, My Hero Academia, Dragon Ball Super).

Thanks for listening!


Episode 36: Stupid Canon

This week on the A to Z Anime Podcast…

Zack talks about To The Top, his new favorite Vive game where you fling yourself around in VR. Air reports back on Golden Kamuy (everyone should read it) and talks about how she’s excited for the summer simulcast season thanks to the Dive PV.

Then we talk about the season winding down, covering My Hero Academia, Starmyu, Berserk, Natsume’s Book of Friends, Re:Creators, Alice & Zoroku, Grimoire of Zero, and Dragon Ball Super.

But of course somehow we end up talking about Yuri on Ice and Reborn too.

Also: don’t get Zack started talking about anything Dragon Ball or you’ll be hanging out for a while.


Episode 32: I Can Tell This is Deep

This week on the A to Z Anime Podcast…

Zack starts off with News about Tekkaman Blade and Horizon Zero Dawn. Air finishes it up with current goings-on in Gundam Wing.

Then it’s time for New Release Tuesday! (36:20)

**Warning: discussion of Metal Bat on the cover of One Punch Man 11 inspired a spontaneous stack ranking of manliness. Listen at your own risk.**

Then we dive into the latest Simulcasts (57:46): All Out!!, Blue Exorcist, Saga of Tanya the Evil, Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju, Interviews with Monster Girls, Naruto Shippuden, Onihei, Iron-Blooded Orphans, Dragon Ball Super, Gintama, Tiger Mask W, elDLIVE, and Yowapeda.

Then we wrap things up with this week’s Shonen Jump! (2:20:47)

Thanks for listening and we hope to see you next week!


Episode 27: Kiryu’s Heart of Gold

This week on the A to Z Anime Podcast…

Zack starts with News about video games and his mission to make Kiryu the friendly neighborhood yakuza therapist with Yakuza 0. Air talks about the Fairy Tail manga and her idolization of Erza Scarlet.

Then it’s time for Simulcasts! We discuss Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid, All Out!!, Super Lovers, Blue Exorcist, Masamune-kun’s Revenge, Saga of Tanya the Evil, the dropping of Seiren, the awesomeness and artistic beauty of Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju, the sheer adorableness of Interviews with Monster Girls, ACCA, Tiger Mask W, the manliness of Onihei, Dragon Ball Super, Iron-Blooded Orphans, Gintama, elDlive, and Yowapeda. Air’s distaste for Handshakers inspires a temporary new feature for the podcast “I Dare You To Love This.” Zack has been dared to love Handshakers…

Then it’s time for Shonen JUMP!


Thanks for listening and we hope to see you next week!