Episode #251 – I Heard There’s A Con This Weekend…

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Coming up on this week’s podcast… We will get into ‪#‎fabricgate‬! Don’t know what it is? Listen in and find out! Then we talk about 10 new anime based games coming out this year, who is impersonating Anime News Network staff, legendary manga artist Rumiko Takahashi is nominated for a Will Eisner Hall of Fame Award! We ask one of the age old questions, are cosplayers ruining cosplay? And we get into the pet peeves of ten things we hate about conventions! And on our Open Forum Topic, we ask what are your convention pet peeves! And wrapping it up in Strange News From Japan, a woman sets a room on fire for being messy, men’s shoes are being stolen, and hand straps from trains are being snatched!

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Episode #250 – Due To the Snow, No Special Episode.

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On tonight’s show that will be happening, we tackle the issue of cosplay and the Supreme Court… What is really going on? Also, we follow up with the story of one girl who takes train to school, and how the fans ruined it all. And we ask, are we taking anime and cosplay to the extreme? A cat girl thinks so! Back in anime news, a Takarazuka Revue group comes to NYC to perform, Funimation teams up to release free to play anime games, Akira Toriyama discusses his issues with Dragon Ball, erotic manga artist threatens to quit, and Sanrio opens up mascot shop for boys. And we then ask on the Open Forum Topic, who is your favorite Sanrio character? And in News From Japan, a man is fined for spiking a drink with a “love potion”, Japan Crate offers Doki Doki Crate, but it comes with a bootleg? And Ninja Academy?

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Episode #249 – I Kept Telling People to Wait Until January for the Cold.

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We scour back a couple of weeks and recap news. In anime news, website Fakku goes legit, Sailor Moon Crystal returns in April, and a brand new Saber Marionette J OAV is in the works! In non-anime news, a former Power Rangers actor has been arrested for murder, and we talk about how a couple of Japanese grandmothers are getting into cosplay with the help of their grandkids! Which brings us to the Open Forum Topic, do you cosplay with your family? And finally wrapping up the show with Strange News From Japan, a new flavor of Red Bull, a firefighter steals a man’s wallet, and a customer attacks an employee for not smiling enough?

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Episode #248 – The 2015 Year in Review!

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And we are back from our holiday break! Join DJ Ranma S, Mako-chan, Ari Rockefeller, and IchigoGami as they plod through all of 2015’s stories as they bring you the top articles of last year! Care to know what they are? You’ll have to tune in and listen! Plus the gang will recap their holiday breaks, and as well discuss the open forum topic, “What was the most interesting/strangest thing that’s happened to you at a con last year! Also, we’ll recap the top four strange news from Japan articles too!

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Episode #247 – The 2015 Anime Jam Session Drunken Christmas Special!

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It’s the Drunken Christmas Special! Join That DJ Ranma S Guy, Ari Rockefeller, Mako-chan, IchigoGamiAvalon Cosplay, along with special guests Seiya and Yaten of Kinmoku Revolution! As the gang gets together to celebrate, drink, enjoy the holidays, they go over some interesting stories that were found! Top ten English words in Japan, McDonald’s pulling a last ditch food effort, Japan VS USA in Iron Chef, girls only otaku cafe, great snacks that go well with sake, thefts of Christmas strawberries, and much much more! We also what to know, what was the worst holiday gift you’ve ever gotten, AND we’re bringing back, “Ask Anime Jam Session!”

 

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Episode #245 – It’s Unbelievably Warm Out for December!

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On tonight’s show, we tell you about the new season of Shokugeki no Soma, the four new classes of Otaku, and a new tool for cosplayer business cards! Also on tonight’s show, we discuss the new Black Butler cafe, and we ask the age ol question, if we cosplayers take gender too seriously? Also… software that makes you into an anime girl? Then on the Open Forum Topic we want to know, what is your favorite holiday song? And finally in Strange News From Japan, a new healthcare app that measures boob size, a K-pop ban detained for being mistaken for sexy workers, and an Ikea’s interesting holiday display…

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