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A man of imagination.

Episode 645: Chostars

This week on Anime Pulse the guys are still alive in these trying times, here to bring you some needed relief with reviews, news, and general chit chat from the past week. Up first is the IRL news as Joseph is pretty moot on the new FGO campaign, and Andrew wants to know if an anime’s fan base has ever altered your perspective on an anime. Then come the industry news with Joseph listing off the top manga sought to be made into an anime, and Andrew chimes in on the closures and cancelations from the past week. And finally they dig into some reviews with Joseph becoming Prime Minister in a new world, and Andrew is totally not a furry but…

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Episode 644: BEM in the City

This week on Anime Pulse the guys practice social distancing, like they always do, by both being otakus and by recording a podcast while separated by the Atlantic Ocean. Up first IRL news gives us a sneak peek into the life of a New York State resident who still has to work, and Andrew wants to know what anime you just can’t put down. Afterwards the industry news has us being hit with even more COVID-19 cancelations, and the return of Bleach to the anime scene. And finally the reviews close us out with Joseph becoming the Dark Night to battle a thirsty monster girl, and Andrew waddles over to mess up some side jobs. NOOT NOOT!

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Episode 643: Zombie de Sekai Saikyou

Wash your hands, and don’t scratch your butt. This week on Anime Pulse the guys are staying safe as the world around them slow devolves into madness, but first they talk about how their week’s have been. Joseph is up first as he as finally finished a 2 year old anime, and then Andrew asks us what characters in anime we share birthdays with. Afterwards the industry news coughs its way in with Patreon thinking adults look like kids, and a bunch of uptight political pencil pushers will watch Interspecies Reviewers. And finally comes the reviews as Joseph bangs a loli vampire while climbing his way out of a dungeon, and Andrew gets run over, resurrected, and forced to rap battle as a zombie girl.

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Episode 642: Interviews with Hensuki

This week on Anime Pulse the guys talk about Funimation tripping over their own shoelaces, finding cinderella using panties, and holding the deepest conversation about what supernatural beings in anime are your favorites. First up is IRL news with Joseph playing a perverted version of Papers Please, and Andrew picking between cat girls and dullahans. Then the industry news gets in with subjects like the latest big budget anime film earning some big awards, the positives of the Coronavirus, and a mangaka publicly airing their editors dirty laundry. And finally the reviews close us out with Joseph learning all the girls around him are perverts, and Andrew interrogates some cute monster girls.

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Episode 641: Nu Wu Shen de Craft

We got old men in politics who don’t get anime, solving crimes with a legal loli, and making our own spinoffs. First up comes the IRL news as Joseph makes some headway on his backlogged anime, and Andrew is on the lookout for a new Anime Pulse Original with his community topic this week. Afterwards we get to the industry news with the Tsuredure creator making good out of a bad situation, and reminding us that High Guardian Spice is still a thing. And then we are back to the reviews in full force as Joseph stars in a buddy cop series with a true foreigner, and Andrew cooks us up a wholesome meal with some Norse angels.

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Episode 640: Dorohedoro Datta Kemono-tachi Invaded

This week on Anime Pulse we got a hybrid show for ya, as Joseph returns to the reviews and Andrew keep the previews running for last week. First up IRL news gets Joseph gushing about the latest episode of Fate/Grand Order Babylonia, and Andrew wants to know what piece of anime technology would you want to have for real. Afterwards the industry news brings us topics like mall posters for Love Live making SJWs mad, another channel hits the escape button on Interspecies Reviews, and Funimation being Funimation. And lastly is the hybrid section with Joseph killing monsters created by the military, and Andrew attempts to solve a murder mystery by sticking heads in his giant dino mouth.

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Episode 639: Winter 2020 Previews #4

This week on Anime Pulse we talk about selling magical water, wholesome romance, and having a wolf girl lick your wounds. Up first is the IRL news as Joseph talks about his car woes, and Andrew uses a user submitted community question about the best romantic anime of the 2000’s. Afterwards the industry sees topics like a rap music video accused of tracing its animation from other sources, and China officially hates My Hero Academia. And lastly come the previews where Joseph speaks in a Nagoya accent while summoning his embryo, and Andrew maxes out his defense against wolf girls.

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Episode 638: Winter 2020 Previews #3

This week on Anime Pulse the guys totally didn’t forget to record the show, so they totally aren’t doing a re-recording. I mean it, really, this was a first take! First up IRL news has Joseph talking about a new Manga he got and the valentine event in FGO, and Andrew quizzes us on what anime character types we think we are. Afterwards industry news sees the return of KickVic, the Red Cross returning to anime to bring in the donations, and even more disappointing news about the struggle it is to be Interspecies Reviews in 2020. And lastly come the previews, as Joseph goes to isekai school to study love and Andrew contemplates fashion in a haunted bathroom.

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Episode 637: Winter 2020 Previews #2

We’ve been away for a week, so it’s time to get right back to those previews! Anime Pulse throws us a fast ball today with Funimation earning major disappointment points with anime fans, , and adopting human children. First up IRL news is here with Joseph feeling proud of making it to the 100th floor of the latest FGO singularity, but also feeling frustrated by the difficulty in Darkest Dungeon. Andrew hits us with a new community question, what are the top underrated anime of the past decade. Afterwards the industry news sees the sales for the new Made in the Abyss film impress critics, the cast of the Higurashi series will be reuniting for a new season, and the horror of Netflix live action sinks its claws into One Piece. And finally the previews see us out with Joseph turning into a golem and running a pastry shop with cat girls, and Andrew discovering survival of the fittest in an art club.

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Episode 636: Winter 2020 Previews #1

No that’s not Jack Front nipping at your nose, it’s a new season of anime that blew in with the breath from old man winter. And what a frigid wasteland of selections it is! At least for Joseph that is. Andrew on the other hand seems to have let his inner child run free and is enjoying making snow angels and snow forts, while Joseph watches from inside like a grumpy old man sipping coffee while wrapped in several robes and counting his gold coins. Of course before we address the lack of isekai and harems, the IRL news has Joseph talking about a new manga he’s reading and wrapping up XCOM 2. Andrew on the other hand is looking to hear from our community, and his question is what you’re planing on watching. Industry news hits us with low wage earnings for Pokemon animators, and a mangaka starting up a fund for a traditional Japanese card game. And lastly come the first round of previews, as Joseph plunders a lamia’s goods and Andrew makes a contract to become a magical ghost idol.

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