Episode 244 – Japan Animator Expo Part 1

Niall Flanagan from Secret of the Sailor Madness joins us to watch the first 12 shorts from the Japan Animator Expo. In this episode we cover the following shorts:

  • The Dragon Dentist
  • HILL CLIMB GIRL
  • ME!ME!ME!
  • Carnage
  • Yoshikazu Yasuhiko & Ichiro Itano: Collection of Key Animation Films from Mobile Suit Gundam
  • 20min Walk From Nishi-Ogikubo Station, 2 Bedrooms, Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, 2mos Deposit, No Pets Allowed.
  • until You come to me.
  • Tomorrow From There.
  • Electronic Superhuman Gridman: boys invent great hero
  • Yamadeloid
  • POWER PLANT No.33
  • Evangelion:Another Impact

Let’s Go! Episode 36 – A week late and a dollar short

Could have sworn I’d edited and uploaded this podcast already, but turns out I had not. I blame the painkillers. Anyway, here it is. Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid leaves and a new dragon girl arrives in Rage of Bahamut Virgin Soul. The universes start to round up their teams in Dragon Ball Super, Raccoon delivers divine punishment and a whole load of other things I’d remember if I’d uploaded this last week!

Episode 243 – Ghost In The Shell

We take another detour into the world of live action adaptations of anime & manga with 2017’s Ghost In The Shell. Jon Anning and Grace Chan join us to discuss the ins and outs of this Scarlett Johansson vehicle. Were the 9 years spent on development and production worth it?

Plus returning game “If Paul Rudd Was Anime” in a new, revamped format!

Let’s Go! Episode 35 – An Orderly Coup

As we were a little late this week, and as new anime was starting, we’ve heaping helping of the Let’s Go Gang for you.

Goku & Gohan go recruiting. BORT arrives on the scene. School’s in for Midoriya and friends. Goma-chan comes back only to go away again. Chidori spreads the word. Chipmunk learns something new. The finale of the War Game takes place. And the fate of the Dowa kingdom is revealed. Plus: Salesmen, Titans, Florists and more!

Let’s Go! Spring Preview 2017

We belatedly take a look at upcoming anime of interest. Superheroes, dragons (non-maid), sea otters, seals, ninjas, horny monks, young mad scientists and much more lay ahead of us.

Let’s Go! Episode 34 – Baby Summoning I

This week: Whis indulges in unrequested midwifery, Bonobono learns how to be self-reliant, Nobunaga captures the castle, it’s new year’s eve 3 months late for Tohru, the Classicaloids have a showdown with Bach, Heybot grows potatoes, Tiger the Dark climbs to the summit and Nino saves Jean. Again.

Famous Anime Podcast – Shonen Jump: Kochikame Onwards

Niall Flanagan from Secret of the Sailor Madness & Let’s Go join us as we return rating the fame of anime based on Shonen Jump manga. This week we look at manga that began between 1976 and 1984, from Kochikame to Fist of the North Star. Will we make the right choices for the next entries into the Famous Anime Podcast’s Hall of Anime Fame?

Other podcasts might tell you about unknown shows that you need to check out, but the Famous Anime Podcast is here to confirm that other people have heard about the anime you already know about!

Let’s Go! Episode 33 – Merry Xmas! (It’s not really Xmas)

On this week’s podcast, Miss Kobayashi’s Dragon Maid gets seasonal, Toppo and Goku go toe to toe, Chidori gets bloody, Chipmunk gets attacked, Heybot makes no sense, the world gets Bachified and Time Bokan 24 ends. Sort of.

Episode 242 – Serial Experiments Lain

Take a trip with us back to the wonderful world of 1998 in the company of Grace Chan and Jon Anning. We take a look at the Ryutaro Nakamura, Chiaki J Konaka and Yoshitoshi ABe project Serial Experiments Lain. A glimpse at the plugged in cyber-future that awaited us, how does it look 19 years later? We find out on today’s episode of Dynamite In The Brain.

Let’s Go! Episode 32 – The Best!

This week Beethoven declares what is Best! Fukuwara Mask engages in sleazy indie booking. Raccoon tries to bring Bonobono to an early end by killing the 3 leads. The plot shows up in Time Bokan 24 with just one episode to go. And villains reveal themselves in ACCA.

But no Dragon Ball or Shonen Ashibe 🙁