anime schools

Episode 230 – Top Anime Schools

Niall Flanagan joins us to discuss where we should send our ungrateful cartoon children to receive an education. It’s the Top 5 Anime Schools.

Let’s Go JoJo! Episode 33 – July 15th (Thurs), Part 3

Dwayne & Brian escape from a folded piece of paper to bring you a belated episode of Let’s Go JoJo! Just don’t look at their backs.

Plus: Fusion Zamasu gets back on the whole “wipe mortals from existence” plan, Bonobono and Chipmunk have fun, Ma goes missing in Shonen Ashibe, lemons explode, shit is thrown, penguins descend from the heavens, Brian spends far too long explaining who Tiger Mask W’s guest stars were and Yuri on Ice delivers a pure hit of sports anime!

July 15th part 2

Let’s Go JoJo! Episode 32 – July 15th (Thurs), Part 2

Who’s that creeping round Rohan’s doorway? Who’s kidnapped Koichi? Brian, Dwayne and Elliot aim to find out as we take a few more steps through the fateful date of July 15th, 1999.

Plus: Zamasu gets rattled, Chipmunk gets bullied, Schubert goes a-wandering, Elves prepare for war, Yuri gets back into competition and Bungo Stray Dogs finally returns in a recognisable form~!

Dracula: Sovereign of the Damned

Episode 229 – Dracula: Sovereign of the Damned

Niall Flanagan from Secret of the Sailor Madness and Greg Driver from Ace Comicals join us for our Halloween episode. Together we gaze upon the horror of Toei’s 1980 TV movie adaptation of Marvel’s Tomb of Dracula, Dracula: Sovereign of the Damned. Can you adapt 26 issues of comics in 90 minutes and still make sense? Tonight we find out!

July 15th

Let’s Go JoJo! Episode 31 – July 15th (Thurs), Part 1

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure takes a different tack this week as three different arcs from the comic start up in the same episode. Brian, Dwayne, Elliot and Niall find out exactly what happened on that fateful day – July 15th 1999~!

Plus:

Dragon Ball Super comes to legal streaming! Bonobono goes for a walk. Goma-chan tries to make a man smile. A monkey has a cold. Liszt and Chopin move in. Yuri searches for a tune. And Joan of Arc sets people on fire. All this and more in another cracking episode of Let’s Go JoJo!

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Let’s Go JoJo! Episode 30 – Cats Love Yoshikage Kira

Three cool cats called the Let’s Go Gang are back to talk JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure. This week, Yoshikaga Kira faces his greatest foe yet, a stray cat!

Plus:

Dragon Ball Super pulls out a deep cut.

Bonobono parses existential dread.

Mr Tendou meets a prospective bride.

Chidori goes spying for her master.

The Drifters make a move.

Mozart is a pervert.

The Yuris face off on the ice.

 

 

project a-ko

Episode 228 – Project A-ko

Chaos descends upon the Dynamite In The Brain studios, as The Let’s Go Gang struggle to record a nice short podcast about 1986’s Project A-ko. Eventually this episode is released to the world, a podcast recorded in reverse order with elements of unintended repetition. Can you see the join?

Hear more Niall Flanagan at Secret of the Sailor Madness.

Follow Brian’s research at Anime Space Disco.

And watch Anthony play video games on YouTube.

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Let’s Go JoJo! Episode 29 – Highway Star (Part 2)

The Let’s Go Gang are back to discuss this week’s episode of JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure. Can Josuke stay above 60km/h? Or will the life draining Stand, Highway Star catch up with him?

Plus:

Trunks learns that it’s all his fault.

Goma-chan go-goes to the sports day.

Bonobono breaks his rock.

We meet assorted historical persons in both Drifters and Ninja Girl & Samurai Master.

The triplets move into promoting international ice skating contests.

Beethoven averts a demolition.

And Niall and Dwayne watched Flip Flappers, and I didn’t, hence no flippant reference to the contents of that episode.

Episode 227 – The Tatami Galaxy

Travel to the Tatami Galaxy with special guests Aaron Long and Elliot Page. The four of us discuss Masaaki Yuasa & Makoto Ueda’s 2010 adaptation of Tomihiko Morimi’s novel. Then we play a game of “Have I Got News For Uatu”.

Apologies for any mixing troubles, this was the first recording after Brian re-arranged his “studio” and so things weren’t quite what they should have been setting-wise.

Find Elliot at UK Anime Network

Find Aaron’s Sublo & Tangy Mustard on Youtube

Order the Blu Ray on Amazon UK

Let’s Go JoJo! Episode 28 – Highway Star (Part 1)

Josuke & Rohan finish their dice game, before taking a bus trip into danger as they encounter the Stand, Highway Star! Elliot Page joins us again to discuss the latest JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure and too much other anime besides. That’s right, the new season is upon us and we watched 20+ episodes of anime this week to try to figure out what to watch next week.