Mecha anime holds a special place within many anime viewers’ hearts. Having been one of the most prominent genres of anime within America during the late 1990’s, children grew up watching shows such as Voltron, Gundam, and Zoids. Though once an incredibly popular genre, mecha anime is now a shadow of what it formerly was. Taking its place, shows lying in the slice of life or romantic comedy genres, have become much more commonplace in this day and age. While this is not necessarily a bad aspect of anime, it does leave mecha anime fans rather lacking. This is where Ginga Kikoutai Majestic Prince takes its place within the genre. Where the mecha genre has now degenerated into a form of show that must compete with the popularity of slice of life shows, Majestic Prince, has decided to go back to its mecha roots in order to try and revive what mecha anime formerly was, a powerful genre about men growing into heroes through fighting in giant robots. Continue reading →
Aero and Joe are back together again. It’s been a hectic spring, but we’re looking to get things back on track. Starting June 18th, we’ll be moving back to Tuesdays. The move to Wednesday’s just didn’t work out. And here is this week’s show, enjoy!
It’s hard to believe it, but Anime Talk has been airing for over a year now. We’ve been through multiple formats, lots of guests, and some great moments. Thanks for sticking with us. And without further ado, here is this week’s show!
So this week, Joe and Aeroblip team back up, despite technology trying to bring us down. We run through a lot of anime news, licensing announcements, sales figures, ongoing impressions of this season’s anime, and the Word Up! game. So come check it out!
So this week, Joe is gone (again), but Aero brings back 2DTea as this week’s special guest. We run through some of the latest news, anime announcements, manga adaptations, first impressions of this season’s anime, and the Word Up! game. So come check it out!
So this week, Joe is gone, but Aero brings in SeHNNG as a special guest. We run through some of the latest news, anime announcements, and to the good stuff: thoughts on the spring anime season. So come check it out!