Episode 80: Midori no Moribito de la Bruja ja ja ja

This week we have a great episode. We do the news and the standards, and we review Midori no Hibi, El Cazador de la Bruja and Seirei no Moribito. Join us for the fun.

Seirei no Moribito – Wouldn’t kick it out of bed for crackers.
Midori no Hibi – Wouldn’t kick it out of bed for crackers.
El Cazador de la Bruja – Wait until it hits the US and NetFlix it.

Show Notes

Music

Intro – Shura by DOES from Gintama
Outro – Neko Mimi Mode by Dimitri From Paris from Tsukiyomi Moon Phase

Reviews

El Cazador de la Bruja
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/El_Cazador_de_la_Bruja
http://www.elcazador.tv/index.html
http://www.tv-tokyo.co.jp/contents/elcazador/index.html
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=7509

Midori no Hibi
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Midori_Days
http://pierrot.jp/title/midori/index.html
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=3592

Seirei no Moribito
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seirei_no_moribito
http://www.kaiseisha.co.jp/moribito/index.html
http://www.moribito.com/
http://www.production-ig.co.jp/contents/works_sp/1600_/index.html
http://www.productionig.com/contents/works_sp/53_/index.html
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=6634

Episode 79: The Movie epsiode.

This week we do lots of movies. We review Appleseed, Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade and Tokyo Godfathers. Join us for the fun.

Appleseed – Wait until it hits the US and NetFlix it.
Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade – Wouldn’t kick it out of bed for crackers/Download Now
Tokyo Godfathers – Download Now

Show Notes

Music

Intro – Kimi + Boku = LOVE? by Tegomass from Lovely Complex
Outro – Neko Mimi Mode by Dimitri From Paris from Tsukiyomi Moon Phase

News

I don’t feel like posting the news, again. Deal with it.

Reviews

Appleseed
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Appleseed
http://www.appleseedthemovie.com/
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=2532

Jin-Roh:The Wolf Brigade
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jin-roh
http://www.jin-roh.net/
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=161

Tokyo Godfathers
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tokyo_Godfathers
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=2018

Episode 78: Darker than Miserables and finally Busou Renkin, Conclusion.

This week we do the news and talk about Bleach and Naruto. We also finish the review of Busou Renkin, review Les Miserables and Darker than Black.

Les Miserables – Wouldn’t kick it out of bed for crackers.
Darker than Black – Wouldn’t kick it out of bed for crackers.
Busou Renkin – Download Now

Show Notes

Music

Intro – Alones by Aqua Timez from Bleach
Outro – Neko Mimi Mode by Dimitri From Paris from Tsukiyomi Moon Phase

News

I don’t feel like posting the news, so deal with it.

Reviews

Busou Renkin
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Busou_Renkin
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=6601
http://www.xebec-inc.co.jp/anime/busourenkin/
http://www.busourenkin.com/
http://www.tv-tokyo.co.jp/anime/busourenkin/

Les Miserables
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Les_Mis%C3%A9rables:_Sh%C5%8Djo_Cosette
http://www.nippon-animation.co.jp/lesmise/
http://www.animax.co.jp/feature/index.php?program=NN10000450
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=6912

Darker than Black
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Darker_than_BLACK
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=7382
http://www.d-black.net/
http://www.animax.co.jp/feature/index.php?program=NN10000476

Episode 77: Saint October Panchanne uses Busou Renkin

This week we have Rangiku on to give her Anime Boston report. We do the news and talk about Bleach and Naruto. We also review Saint October, Bishoujo Celeb Panchanne and Busou Renkin.

Saint October – Even if you receive it as a present, burn the disc and piss on the ashes.
Bishoujo Celeb Panchanne – Wouldn’t kick it out of bed for crackers.
Busou Renkin – Download Now

Show Notes

Music

Intro – Motteke! Sailor Fuku by Aya Hirano from Lucky Star
Outro – Neko Mimi Mode by Dimitri From Paris from Tsukiyomi Moon Phase

News

I don’t feel like posting the news, so deal with it.

Reviews

Busou Renkin
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Busou_Renkin
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=6601
http://www.xebec-inc.co.jp/anime/busourenkin/
http://www.busourenkin.com/
http://www.tv-tokyo.co.jp/anime/busourenkin/

Saint October
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_October
http://www.i-revo.jp/gosurori/
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=7240
http://www.konami.jp/visual/saintoctober/

Bishoujo Celeb Panchanne
There are currently no english sites

Episode 76: Hidamari Sketches the Afro Claymore

This week we’ve got a good show, we do the news and review Bleach and Naruto. Then we review Hidamari Sketch, Claymore and Afro Samurai. Tune in and enjoy!

Hidamari Sketch – Wait until it hits the US and NetFlix it.
Claymore – Wouldn’t kick it out of bed for crackers.
Afro Samurai – Wait until it hits the US and NetFlix it.

Show Notes

Music

Intro – Raison D’etre by Nightmare from Claymore
Outro – Neko Mimi Mode by Dimitri From Paris from Tsukiyomi Moon Phase

News

Anime News Network

Anime Nation

theOtaku.com

Reviews – 21:45

Hidamari Sketch
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hidamari_Sketch
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=6811
http://www.tbs.co.jp/anime/hidamari/

Claymore
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Claymore_%28manga%29
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=7028
http://mj.shueisha.co.jp/claymore/
http://www.j-claymore.com/top.html

Afro Samurai
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Afro_samurai
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=5275
http://www.afrosamurai.com/

Episode 75: Onegai Ikkitousen

This week we’ve got a good show for you. We do the news and talk about Bleach, I review Ikkitousen, Batou reviews Onegai Teacher and Chigo does a preview of Romeo x Juliet. Enjoy!

Ikkitousen – Wouldn’t kick it out of bed for crackers.
Ikkitousen: Dragon Destiny – Wait until it hits the US and NetFlix it.
Onegai Teacher – Download Now!

Show Notes

Music

Intro – HOWLING by Abington Boys School from Darker Than BLACK
Outro – Neko Mimi Mode by Dimitri From Paris from Tsukiyomi Moon Phase

News

Piano Squall opens pre-orders for his first CD
Piano “Michael Gluck” Squall is offering pre-orders for his first CD called GAME for $10. $2 on each purchase goes to the Nation MS Society thanks to Michael and EA.

Anime Expo looking for workers

FUNi Grabs CPM Titles for Broadcast
According to a press release, FUNimation has acquired several titles from Central Park Media to broadcast on FUNimation Channel. Titles that have been acquired include Project A-Ko, Urusei Yatsura: Beautiful Dreamer, Record of Lodoss War and Grave of the Fireflies. You can view a full list of acquired shows by clicking the link. The Revolutionary Girl Utena movie will be available via VOD.

DMGI Acquires Gigantor for Digital Release
Digital Music Group, Inc., a digital contents distributor, has announced its acquisition of Gigantor, the English adaptation of the Tetsujin 28-gô robot anime series, for its DMGI Kids lineup. The Right Stuff International had previously released Gigantor on DVD through Rhino and broadcasted it on Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim. Some of the DMGI Kids lineup is legally available on YouTube.

Original Manga, Manga Cookbook, Gift Books in the Works from Japanime
Tokyo-based Japanime, the publisher of the How to Draw Manga guidebooks, commissions award-winning artist Atsuhisa Okura to create its first original manga. Japanime will also develop a series of non-fiction manga books on various aspects of Japanese culture, featuring artwork by some of manga’s brightest emerging artists.

Learning Math From Manga?
A Japanese company was recently forced to change their plans for a textbook that would contain 183 pages of manga. A government official states, “In this textbook, students could simply read the manga without reading the texts.” I guess that’s what you’d call too much of a good thing.

New Adult Anime DVD Release Confirmed As Being Censored
Media Blasters CEO John Sirabella has confirmed on the Anime on DVD Forum that Kitty Media’s domestic release of “Legend of the Pervert” (“Chikan Monogatari”) has been censored, despite the DVD packaging being labeled “Uncut! Uncensored!” A roughly 10 minute long sex scene involving two young looking characters has been edited out of the American DVD. The censoring was discovered when fans first started receiving retail copies of the DVD and pressed Media Blasters for an explanation.

Turner Classic Movies to Air Spirited Away on June 3
The Turner Classic Movies cable and satellite channel plans to re-air the Oscar-winning film Spirited Away on June 3 at 9:45 p.m. ET. TCM has previously aired marathons of other Studio Ghibli works.

New Evangelion Movie Title Revealed
The official website for the new Evangelion movie has revealed that the name of the film is “New Evangelion Motion Picture: Prologue.” Advanced ticket sales will begin on April 21 in Japan, with customers receiving a limited-edition cell phone/keychain strap. The movie is set to open September 1 in Japan.

Boys-Love Publisher LEAF Files for Bankruptcy
The Japanese publisher LEAF Inc. announced on April 9 that it has filed for bankruptcy and shut down its operations. All production of upcoming works has ended, and its website and online store were shut down. LEAF Inc. was best known for its line of boys-love novels, periodicals, and drama CDs for adult female readers. LEAF Inc. was unrelated to the Leaf brand of games from Aquaplus.

Yatterman, Gatchaman Live-Action Movies Green-Lit
Nikkatsu Corporation, a subsidiary of Index Holdings, has announced that it has green-lit live-action adaptations of two 1970s anime series, Yatterman and Ninja Science Team Gatchaman. The company said that “production is definitely moving forward on Yatterman with a Spring 2009 target release.” Internationally renowned director Takashi Miike (Ichi the Killer, MPD Psycho) will lead the production with character and mechanical designs by Katsuya Terada (Blood: The Last Vampire, Cutie Honey live action).

Reviews – 32:10

Ikkitousen/Ikkitousen: Dragon Destiny
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ikkitousen
http://www.enokifilmsusa.com/library/ikkitosen_n.htm
http://www.ikkitousendvd.com/ikkiMain.html
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=2572

Onegai Teacher
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Onegai_Teacher
http://www.bandai-ent.com/products/product_details.cfm?id=427
http://www.madman.com.au/actions/series.do?method=home&videogramId=63
http://www.animenewsnetwork.com/encyclopedia/anime.php?id=386

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