Fan fiction brainstorming with Greg Driver.
We come along with Koichi on Rohan Kishibe’s adventure down an alleyway. Everything up to this point has been prologue, now Diamond Is Unbreakable really begins! Plus we debate relative levels of creepiness in JoJo’s and Dragon Ball Super. We watch TV with Bananya, pull a tooth in Bono Bono, go to a wedding in 91 Days and ponder how to best misspend your youth in Mob Psycho 1000.
Greg Driver joins us to discuss Cyborg 009 vs. Devilman.
It’s time to whack a rat this week, as Josuke and Jotaro go hunting for a stand using rodent. Brian & Dwayne find out how they fair on this week’s episode of the JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure podcast from Dynamite In The Brain and Secret of the Sailor Madness.
Then we talk chronologically awkward romance in Dragon Ball Super, bootlegging hooch in 91 Days, have a day at the seaside with Goma-chan and meet the extended Bananya family. Then finally it’s time for LET’S GO PSYCHO with the best anime of the week – MOB PSYCHO 100!
Week 2 of GREG DRIVER MONTH and we get into our lists of top five videogame anime. Always a high risk of being terrible, between the three of us, we manage to find more than 10 that are actually worth your time. Demons, ghosts, monsters, punching and puzzles all feature in a fun packed Dynamite In The Brain Top Five!
NB: Games Centre Arashi does not actually appear in the episode, it’s an anime about a videogames, not based on videogames. But I wanted Pac-Man in the episode banner.
Koichi is trapped in the mansion of the maniacal manga maven, Rohan Kishbe. His life is being ripped away from him page by page, can Okuyasu and Josuke rescue him? We find out on the latest episode the JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Podcast from Dynamite In The Brain and Secret Of The Sailor Madness.
Plus: animals hiding in fruit, animal themed idols on chat shows, Niall fast-forwarding through songs, terrible Funimation subtitle choices, even worse Funimation streaming and a sleepy seal.
This week’s anime:
JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure #15
Dragon Ball Super #50
Shonen Ashibe #12
The Disastrous Life of Saiki K #1-5
Love Live Sunshine #1
Show By Rock Short #1
Ushio & Tora in general
Yokai Watch in general
It’s Greg Driver month! Greg joins us every week this month on DITB to get you ready for his own podcast, Ace Comicals, coming soon. First up we discuss the 1996 OVA series turned movie, Sonic The Hedgehog. Based on the first three Sonic the Hedgehog games, in the sense that characters from those games appear in the movie, it presents a new Sonic continuity and setting for the first and last time.
Plus: we get to grips with our histories with the hog, and play a quiz in which Greg and Anthony have to guess the species of various animal characters!
Today, Koichi and Toshikazu pay a visit to the author Rohan Kishibe. What horrors await them in the manga artist’s house? We find out on another episode of the JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure Podcast from Dynamite In The Brain and Secret of the Sailor Madness! Joining us today is Elliot Page from the UK Anime Network podcast.
Plus we take a walk in some terrible CGI woods, learn about the illegalities of time travel, go for a swim, fail to remember a load of superheroes and villains names and chill out one last time.
This week’s anime:
Dragon Ball Super #49
Tonkatsu DJ #12
My Hero Academia #13
Shonen Ashibe #11
Brian, Dwayne & Niall assemble their collective television watching powers to review the anime of Spring and preview the incoming anime from Summer. It’s the second Let’s Go! Season Preview!
We watched more anime in the last 3 months than we’ve ever done before, did we like it? And can the summer’s offerings keep it up?
Josuke & Joseph find something crazy on an unplanned bus trip. Will it bring them closer together? We find out on this week’s JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure podcast from Dynamite In The Brain and Secret of the Sailor Madness.
Plus: Finales Abound! In Bungo Stray Dogs, we meet that guy on your Facebook page who likes to post memes of Leonardo DiCaprio from The Great Gatsby. In Luluco, the final meaning to the series is revealed. We find out if Lost Village manages to park the bus of it’s weird tale of group therapy in a haunted wood. And the twilight of the superheroes arrives in Concrete Revolutio.
Concrete Revolutio #24
Dragon Ball Super #48
Bungo Stray Dogs #12
Tonkatsu DJ #11
My Hero Academia #12
Shonen Ashibe #10
The Lost Village #12