There’s been a lot of doom and gloom about One Piece recently. It got taken off Toonami, then it got dumped by Hulu, and now everyone’s aflame over whether the Pudding twist was sexist or not. In these trouble times, just remember – One Piece has three times more volumes in print than the entire population of ..
I AM HERE! And our never-ending fight to discuss great manga continues with another Shonen Jump series discussion! This week we’re talking My Hero Academia with Doctor of the Ass Backwards Anime Podcast. We talk the good, the bad, the ugly, the all right and All Might – every quirky detail we could extrapolate from ..
Alternatively titled: Dr. Stockholm, Or: How I Learned To Stop Hating and Love Black Clover. ^ I was thinking of making that the episode title but I thought it would be too long. But yes, today’s episode is all about the up-and-coming Shonen Jump hit, Black Clover, to celebrate it surpassing 100 chapters, two years ..
We were going to record a podcast about Toonami, but that fell through, so we’re talking about Sword Art Online: Ordinal Scale instead. What a switch. Needless to say we needed some extra help to get through this, so we recruited our friend Ethan to help us dissect everything that works and the exponentially greater ..
Hey, I technically got this up on Sunday, right? Ah, I suppose it doesn’t matter if you’re not listening to this episode on the day it was posted anyway. Sorry for the delay, but the rough audio for this episode was over four hours long and I had to edit it instead of Colton. But ..
What, another Movie Mavericks in the same week?! That’s right, since this week’s Manga Mavericks is being delayed a few days, we thought we’d give you a little something-something to tide you guys over! In this installment LumRanmaYasha and VLordGTZ talk about the Oscar-nominated animated french-japanese co-production The Red Turtle and the cinematic classic anime ..
Movie Mavericks #3: “Sailor Moon R: The Promise of the Rose & Yu-Gi-Oh! The Dark Side of Dimensions”
Miss us this past month? Well don’t fret, because on this week’s Movie Mavericks we’ve got a nostalgic double feature to talk about! First up is the classic Sailor Moon movie “The Promise of the Rose,” a movie about Tuxedo Mask’s homoerotic relationship with a rose-twirling alien and why Sailor Moon is Jesus Christ incarnate. ..
It’s been a while since we’ve had a relatively straight-forward episode with just our two Mavericks discussing the news, huh? Well, don’t get used to it. We’ve got a lot of plans and a lot of guests booked for the show for the next couple of weeks. But it’s nice to get back to basics ..
In this week’s special bonus episode we run down the results of our first annual survey! We discuss the statistics and what you guys like most about the show, as well as suggestions on how to improve it moving forward. Additionally, to make for a belated Valentine’s Day special, Colton reads all of Love Rush ..
What does the unprecedented six new Jump Starts in six weeks initiative say about the future of Weekly Shonen Jump? This week our friend Maxy Barnard of Friendship! Effort! Victory! joins us for his first “official” Manga Mavericks guest spot to discuss the state of Weekly Shonen Jump and the future of the magazine. We ..