Episode 22: We’ve Already Seen How Devastating a Nipple Can Be

This week on the A to Z Anime Podcast…

We totally lie in the beginning. Air says it’s Wednesday, December 22nd. It is in fact Thursday, December 22nd.

Zack starts with News (:20) talking about Final Fantasy and Overwatch. Air picks up with excitement about Gintama (19:07) and news about Black Clover and live-action Naruto. Then she talks about how much she loves Kuroko’s Basketball. (She loves it A LOT. A. LOT.)

Then it’s New Release Tuesday! (24:04)

Bring on the Simulcasts!

We start with a heavy discussion of the Yuri!!! on Ice finale (29:23). Then it’s Keijo!!!!!!!! (53:58); Magical Girl Raising Project‘s ending, (59:53); Izetta: The Last Witch‘s final episode (1:01:23); Magic-kyun Renaissance (1:05:57); UtaPri (1:06:55); the ending of Bungo Stray Dogs (1:09:46); March Comes in Like a Lion (1:11:37); Poco’s Udon World (1:13:39); the DAYS ending (1:14:44); Mobile Suit Gundam Iron-Blooded Orphans (1:16:39); JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure (1:17:21); Occultic;nine (1:28:36); Touken Ranbu: Hanamaru‘s finale (1:36:11); Drifters (1:39:35); Tiger Mask W (1:55:33); and Dragon Ball Super (2:00:46).

We finish up allegedly with this week’s special filler edition of Shonen Jump (2:12:50) but we actually end up talking about Ruroni Kenshin and evil Americans…with more Yuri on Ice and Kuroko’s Basketball…and some Shinsengumi and Gintama thrown in.

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

Episode 18: Gochisousama deshita!

This week on the A to Z Anime Podcast:

Zack starts with News (:32) talking about Dr. Slump, Gears of War, and Overwatch. Air takes over (16:20) with recent xxxHolic developments, excitement over the second season of Showa Genroku Rakugo Shinju, and an update on Macross Delta.

Then we discuss the latest Simulcast episodes (24:19).

And then…New Release Tuesday with a special BL Tuesday feature ( 2:13:19)!

We finish things up with this week’s Shonen Jump (2:39:45) and the FINAL CHAPTER of Toriko!!! …Anyone have any ideas on what’s up with the guns in the final panel? O.o

Thanks for listening, enjoy your Thanksgiving, and we hope to see you next week!

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Episode 17: “Come Here, Midora. Let’s Eat Together.”

This week on the A to Z Anime Podcast…

We start by talking about how artists are perverts. Then we get to News (5:33) where Zack talks about 1ooft Robot Golf.  Air delves into the Box of Debauchery (11:38) where she found Mr. Mini Mart by Junko and then talks about her new obsession with xxxHolic.

Then we get into Simulcasts (14:35) talking about our favorites of the season: Nanbaka (super sparkly), DAYS (fujoshi’s dream), Bungo Stray Dogs, Haikyu (literally breath-taking), Drifters (fucking perfection), Kiss Him Not Me (still hilarious), Yuri on Ice (it’s pure happiness), Poco’s Udon World (it’s just sweetness), March Comes in Like a Lion, Magical Girl Raising Project (getting out of control), Tiger Mask W (oh shit!), Occultic;nine (living and dying by the cliffhangers), Keijo!!!!!!!! (sunshine & happiness…and butts), JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure (it’s bizarre!), Dragon Ball Super (it’s super), and Iron-Blood Orphans (pretty sure someone’s gonna die).

New Release Tuesday (1:12:04) we cover:

Then it’s time for Weekly Shonen JUMP (1:15:42) with special attention to Toriko and Love Rush (we both cried at this chapter of Toriko and that’s also the source of this episode’s title).

Zack finishes it all up talking about the latest Macross Delta (2:07:25).

Questions & comments are always appreciated! Thanks and we hope you listen again next week!

 

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Episode 13: Wuaaa-HAAAAAH

This week on the A to Z Anime Podcast…

As usual, we start with News (:50). Zack talks about Overwatch’s Halloween theme and Son of Zorn.

Air starts with some corrections from the last show (5:33) regarding World’s Greatest First Love and Magical Girl Raising Project. Then she talks about her continued foray into the yuri genre with Whispered Words.

Then it’s time to catch up on the Fall Simulcasts (7:47). We talk about DreamFes, Kiitaro’s Yokai Picture Diary (now Air wants an akaname), Tiger Mask W (and crying while doing squats), DAYS (it’s great), Yuri on Ice (Air says it’s absolute perfection), Poco’s Udon World (so sweet it’ll give you cavities), Keijo!!!!!!!! (Zack’s so happy someone made a show just for him), and the final canonical episode of Naruto Shippuden. Air finishes up with a tidbit about MSG: Iron Blooded Orphans but Zack takes over with Occultic;nine. Then Air adds a bit about Kiss Him, Not Me.

Zack improvises Lesser-Known Classics (36:20) with a Halloween theme.

BioHunter

Darkside Blues

Demon City Shinjuku

Wicked City

Cyber City

Somehow this become a conversation about GetBackers and Garzey’s Wing.

Then it’s time for this week’s Shonen JUMP! (1:12:20)

Thanks for listening! As always, we welcome your questions and comments–let us know what you think!

See you next Wednesday!

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Episode 12: Fall Simulcast Explosion

This week on the A to Z Anime Podcast…

Zack starts the News Segment (:45) talking about Ergo Proxy. Air talks about VA Kazunari Tanaka‘s passing (6:25) and Brickstack VR.

New Release Tuesday (9:07) is a special BL TUESDAY!

Then Zack butts in with Not-New Release Tuesday (11:59)






Then it’s the FALL SIMULCAST EXTRAVAGANZA!!! (25:34)

The Shorts

The Gambles

The Anticipated

The Idols

The OMG THEY’RE FINALLY HERE!!!

Then it’s time for Lesser-Known Classics: Shura no Toki! (1:54:43)

Finally, we talk about this week’s Shonen JUMP (2:41:50)

Thanks for listening and we hope you join us next week!