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!

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Episode 19: Follow the Red Lightning!

This week on the A to Z Anime Podcast…

Zack starts with News (:15) talking about Overwatch and spellcheck. Air chimes in after an emotional episode of Yuri on Ice (3:45) about Baki and new anime hitting crunchyroll like Barakamon before Zack interrupts with news about a new Cobra animation. Air continues with a xxxHolic Rei update and GINTAMA!!!

Then it’s time for Simulcasts (13:38)

It’s a beefy (and pervy!) New Release Tuesday! (1:19:27)

Then it’s time for this week’s Shonen JUMP (1:29:19). Get ready to listen to Zack wail and gnash his teeth about the final chapter of Red Sprite! Thank you for your hard work, Tomohiro Yagi!

Thank YOU for listening and we hope to see you again 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 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!

Episode 10: Zack Overslept Due to Overwatch

This week on the A to Z Anime Podcast:

After Zack finally got out of bed to start recording, he talked about getting the elusive 10.0 artistic score in Audioshield and being addicted to Overwatch and how much he loves Mei (1:22).

Air’s news update involved Funimation’s release of Ergo Proxy on bluray and finishing two books while camping: book one of The Legend of the Galactic Heroes by Yoshiki Tanaka and The Heike Story by Eiji Yoshikawa. And of course she still loves Gintama (21:35).

It’s a big New Release Tuesday (31:11):

Then it’s time for this week’s Lesser Known Classic: Giant Gorg! (54:55)

Next week is They Were Eleven.

Finally, it’s time for Shonen Jump! (1:26:35)

Thanks for listening!