The Anime That Didn’t Make Us #9 – KATRI, J-DECKER, VIRTUA FIGHTER

TATDMU All-Star Dwayne Moloney joins us today talk about three more anime that geography denied us during our formative years.

Katri, Girl of the Meadows – a Finnish World Masterpiece Theatre outing from 1984.

Brave Police J-Decker – another in the Brave Series, this time sentient transforming robots fight crime in 1994.

Virtua Fighter – Sega’s groundbreaking fighting game comes to anime in 1995.

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The Anime That Didn’t Make Us #8 – Dragon Ball, Those Who Hunt Elves, GaoGaiGar

Ace Comical’s very own Greg Driver is here to clamber into the DITB time machine and send cartoons back to our childhood selves that they never got to see. This week we have Toriyama’s all-time classic, the show that marked dawn of modern anime, and the finale of Takara’s Brave series.

The Anime That Didn’t Make Us #7 – Lupin III Part 3, Romance of the Three Kingdoms, Nadesico

Dwayne Moloney from Secret of the Sailor Madness and Let’s Go JoJo joins us to look back at the first episodes of three more anime that geography denied us childhood nostalgia for.

This week we look at the third TV outing for Monkey Punch’s iconic thief, Mitsuteru Yokoyama’s adaptation of Romance of the Three Kingdoms and multi-layered mecha anime Martian Successor Nadesico.

The Anime That Didn’t Make Us – Vifam, Tylor and Escaflowne

Grace Chan joins us today as we once again look back at three anime we never got to see during our childhoods. Brian’s pick is children get lost in space mecha show Vifam (1983). Grace picks light novel adaptation Irresponsible Captain Tylor (1993). And finally little baby Anthony picks fantasy mecha show, Vision of Escaflowne (1996).

The Anime That Didn’t Make Us #5 – High School Kimengumi, DNA², Sabre Marionette J

Marvyn Lafayette joins us to dip into the the historical anime back catalogue that we never had access to at the time. This week, a gang of school boys let their freak flag fly, a time traveller tries to stop a one-man population apocalypse and Anthony finally gets to see some Sabre Marionette J!

Plus: we all turn into robots thanks the vagaries of Discord~!

The Anime That Didn’t Make Us #2 – Ai Shite Knight, Yu Yu Hakusho, Detective Conan

A podcast about anime we could have been nostalgic for but for the curse of geography.

Each episode Anthony, Brian and possibly a Guest pick an anime TV show that aired in Japan during their youth, but they never got to see at the time. We then all watch the first episodes of those shows and discuss them.

This episode we’re joined by Dwayne Moloney from Secret of the Sailor Madness and Let’s Go! to talk Ai Shite Knight from 1983, Yu Yu Hakusho from 1992 and Detective Conan from 1996.

The Anime That Didn’t Make Us #1 – Captain Tsubasa, Fushigi Yugi, Bonobono

A podcast about anime we could have been nostalgic for but for the curse of geography.

Each episode Anthony, Brian and possibly a Guest pick an anime TV show that aired in Japan during their youth, but they never got to see at the time. We then all watch the first episodes of those shows and discuss them.

This episode we’re joined by Niall Flanagan from Secret of the Sailor Madness and Let’s Go! to talk Captain Tsubasa from 1983, and a double bill of 1995 – Fushigi Yugi and Bonobono.