Tag Archives: podcast

AniMinutes Episode 4 – Fansubs Pt.II

It could always be worse...

It could always be worse…

Contemporary Fansubs, How Far We Have Come

In this episode, part two of a two part series, we’ll be looking at how fansubs have changed over the years, competitors to the medium, and how the fans have reacted and shaped it.

Listen


or


Download this episode’s music, from the album RabbitBass by Miii!

AniMinutes Episode 3 – Fansubs

Obligatory joke/trollsubs

Obligatory joke/trollsubs

Fansubs, How They Came to Be and How They Hold a Unique Spot in the World of Television

In this episode, part one of a two part series, I explore the history of fansubbing from the late 70’s to mid 90’s. In the series, we’ll be exploring how it is influenced by the anime market, and how it influences both the market and expectations of the viewers. We’ll also take a look at the unique place fansubs sit in the media world, concerning legality and copyrights.

Listen


or


Download this week’s music from the album MOSAIC by Cocop ft DJ Newtown, remixed by Silvanian Families

AniMinutes Episode 2 – Identity

In this new podcast, I’ll be exploring different facets of aniculture in bite-sized chunks of opinion and insight. Be sure to check back each week for a new installment of AniMinutes!


Identity, and How We Perceive Ourselves Through the Frame of Anime

Cooking, enjoying anime, holding a steady job; is there anything he cannot do?

Cooking, enjoying anime, holding a steady job; is there anything he cannot do?

In this episode, I explore just what it is about contemporary anime characters that makes us so attached to them, and how this was not the case a couple decades ago.

Listen


or


Download this week’s episode, and check out this week’s music by ankokushinma.

AniMinutes Episode 1 – GALAX

In this new podcast, I’ll be exploring different facets of aniculture in bite-sized chunks of opinion and insight. Be sure to check back each week for a new installment of AniMinutes!


GALAX and its Importance in the World of Gatchaman Crowds

Crowdsourcing
In the first episode, I speak on just what makes Gatchaman Crowds so special in my eyes, and describe some of the underlying ideas behind the ubiquitous social network, GALAX.

Listen


or alternatively


Download this week’s episode, and check out this week’s music by Forbidden Disco.

Anime Talk Episode 45

Girl with headphones at desk

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!

Continue reading

Anime Talk Episode 44

Girl-with-headphones-and-bird.png

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!

Continue reading

Anime Talk Episode 43

Girl With Headphone Comiket Cover

So this week, Joe is back, but Aero is gone. We run through some of the latest news, then get right to the good stuff: thoughts on the spring anime season. So come check it out!

Continue reading

The Manga We Only Know Podcast 2

Here’s the second episode of The Manga We Only Know.  This time Az and Dave talk about some news before moving onto the manga for the upcoming anime Shingeki no Kyojin.  They then briefly discuss two other woks before bringing the podcast to a close.

You can download the show, podcast it, or listen to it right here in the post. Enjoy!

The Manga We Only Know

0:00 Welcome
0:43 News

08:48 Shingeki no Kjoyin Review
33:22 Akame ga Kill! Overview
38:39 Ame Nochi Hare Overview
46:45 Closeout

If you would like to be a guest on TMWOK, just send an email to [azeriraz @ gmail dot com], contact us via twitter – @azeriraz or @ Cr4zydave – or just leave a comment on this page. If there’s a specific topic you’d like to talk about, we’d be more than happy to tailor something around that. Also, if you have any recommendations or would like for us to review a specific manga, feel free to contact us in any of the ways mentioned!

Anime Talk Episode 42

Girl in Sailor Uniform Salute

This week Joe steps out, and a special guest joins the show: 2DT! They’re talking about Infinite Stratos, breakout VA’s My Little Pony’s arrival in Japan, The return of Girls und Panzer, and 4 Spring Season show reviews. And don’t forget about our contest announcement! Come check it out!  Continue reading

Anime Talk Episode 41

Girl with Headphones in Music Store

The first episode of our new time slot on Wednesday nights! We talk about Gonzo and Kimi no Iru Machi, popular Slice of Live Shows, Prisim Nana, Toonami’s big additions, ranking Winter 2013, and we preview Attack on Titan and Photo Kana anime. And don’t forget about our contest announcement! Come check it out!  Continue reading