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ANNCast - Spring Forward, Fall Back

Zac and Jacob wrap up the spring season and pick their favorites from the lot, including My Hero Academia, Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress and much much more, plus live questions! ― ANNCast Episode 257: Spring Forward, Fall Back Zac and Jacob wrap up the spring season and pick their favorites from the lot, including My Hero Academia, Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress and much much more, plus live question...
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ANNCast - From The New World

Zac and Jacob didn't know going in that From The New World would become one of the best anime they've ever seen, but it sure was a nice surprise. Guest Max Holl joins the discussion. ― ANNCast Episode 256: From The New World Zac and Jacob didn't know going in that From The New World would become one of the best anime they've ever seen, but it sure was a nice surprise. Guest Max Holl joins the discus...
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ANNCast - Patience Rewarded

Zac and Jacob take a break before Spring Preview Guide to wrap up the winter season, hype up the spring and discuss the FLCL rebirth, the Escaflowne kickstarter and more! ― ANNCast Episode 255: Patience Rewarded Zac and Jacob take a break before Spring Preview Guide to wrap up the winter season, hype up the spring and discuss the FLCL rebirth, the Escaflowne kickstarter and more! You can listen to t...
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ANNCast - Beat The Clock

Ann Tomoko Yamamoto got Time of Eve off the ground on Kickstarter, and now she's back with the beloved - and underseen - shojo comedy Skip Beat, which has a big crowdfunding mountain to climb. ― ANNCast Episode 254: Beat The Clock Ann Tomoko Yamamoto got Time of Eve off the ground on Kickstarter, and now she's back with the beloved - and underseen - shojo dramedy Skip Beat, which has a big crowdfund...
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ANNCast - Criticproof

Zac and Jacob discuss the Psycho-Pass movie before gabbin' about anime criticism - what makes a good review, mistakes they've made, and much more. ― ANNCast Episode 253: Criticproof Zac and Jacob discuss the Psycho-Pass movie before gabbin' about anime criticism - what makes a good review, the mistakes they've made, and much more. You can listen to the show on our player here, direct-download the MP...
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ANNCast - Buncha Crunch

Victoria Holden and Evan Minto, the hosts of Crunchyroll's weekly podcast Crunchycast, finally stop by ANNCast to talk about what it's like working at Crunchyroll, the glory and the struggle of social media, and winter 2016 anime! ― ANNCast Episode 252: Buncha Crunch Victoria Holden and Evan Minto, the hosts of Crunchyroll's weekly podcast Crunchycast, finally stop by ANNCast to talk about what it's...
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ANNCast - Supernerds: Civil War

Daryl Surat and Mike Toole return to Supernerds headquarters to chat about Turn A Gundam, Evangelion 3.33, Fullmetal Alchemist and much more! PLUS: a license announcement from Discotek! ― ANNCast Episode 251: Supernerds: Civil War Daryl Surat and Mike Toole return to Supernerds headquarters to chat about Turn A Gundam, Evangelion 3.33, Fullmetal Alchemist and much more! PLUS: a license announcement ...
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ANNCast Episode Two Hundred and Fifty - Outlaw Star

Zac, Hope and special guest Karl Olson reach into the pantheon of Toonami classics and return with Outlaw Star, seemingly everyone and no one's favorite sci-fi action-adventure. Beware of psychic cacti. ― ANNCast Episode 250: Outlaw Star Zac, Hope and special guest Karl Olson reach into the pantheon of Toonami classics and return with Outlaw Star, seemingly everyone and no one's favorite sci-fi acti...
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ANNCast - Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Anime Magazine

Otaku USA editor Joseph Luster stops by the show to talk about his long and impressive career as an anime writer, and what it's like working for the last remaining anime magazine in America. ― ANNCast Episode 249: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Anime Magazine Otaku USA editor Joseph Luster stops by the show to talk about his long and impressive career as an anime writer, and what it's like worki...
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ANNCast - Winter Wasteland

Zac Bertschy and Hope Chapman duke it out over Konosuba, gush over Lupin III and hash out the rest of the winter 2016 anime season! ― ANNCast Episode 248: Winter Wasteland Zac Bertschy and Hope Chapman duke it out over Konosuba, gush over Lupin III and hash out the rest of the winter 2016 anime season! You can listen to the show on our player here, direct-download the MP3 version here, or you can ju...
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ANNCast - Itsudatte My Santa! Commentary Track

Snuggle up with your loved ones next to the yule log and take in the classic Christmas anime, Itsudatte My Santa!, with your hosts, Zac Bertschy and Hope Chapman. ― ANNCast Holiday Special: The Itsudatte My Santa! Commentary Track Snuggle up with your loved ones next to the yule log and take in the classic Christmas anime, Itsudatte My Santa, with your hosts, Zac Bertschy and Hope Chapman. We ran ou...
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ANNCast - Tutu Time

Hope Chapman and special guest Rose Bridges attempt to convince Zac that the beloved ballet-themed fantasy shojo drama Princess Tutu is the masterpiece everyone claims it is. ― ANNCast Episode 247: Tutu Time Hope Chapman and special guest Rose Bridges attempt to convince Zac that the beloved ballet-themed fantasy shojo drama Princess Tutu is the masterpiece everyone claims it is. You can listen to t...
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ANNCast - Custom Zaku

Zac and Hope talk about One-Punch Man, Iron-Blooded Orphans, Noragami, Utawarerumono, Digimon, a whole lot of other anime, and at no point do they discuss Star Wars. PLUS: Live questions from the chat! ― ANNCast Episode 246: Custom Zaku Zac and Hope talk about One-Punch Man, Iron-Blooded Orphans, Noragami, Utawarerumono, Digimon, a whole lot of other anime, and at no point do they discuss Star Wars....
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ANNCast - Visual Novel Invasion

The folks from Sekai Project, who just released a little visual novel called Clannad in English for the first time, are taking the visual novel world by storm. Today, they stop by ANNCast to talk about the past, present and future of the company. ― ANNCast Episode 245: Visual Novel Invasion The folks from Sekai Project, including co-founder Chris Ling, PR manager David Bruno, and European PR manager...
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ANNCast - A Game Show to Surpass Metal Gear

The X Button's Todd Ciolek and Fast Karate's Dave Riley once again return to ANNCast to talk all things video games: Undertale, Final Fantasy XIV, Fallout 4 and much much more! ― ANNCast Episode 244: A Game Show to Surpass Metal Gear The X Button's Todd Ciolek and Fast Karate's Dave Riley once again return to ANNCast to talk all things video games: Undertale, Final Fantasy XIV, Fallout 4 and much mu...
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ANNCast - Saved You a Kleck

Right Stuf CEO Shawne Kleckner returns for a round of the tough questions: what's up with Gundam in the US, the state of the industry in 2015 and much more! ― ANNCast Episode 243: Saved You a Kleck Right Stuf CEO Shawne Kleckner returns for a round of the tough questions: what's up with Gundam in the US, the state of the industry in 2015 and much more! You can listen to the show on our player here, ...
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ANNCast - Ghoul Runnings

Justin Sevakis returns to ANNCast just in time for Halloween to answer a bunch of spooktacular (and spooktacularly off-topic) questions! Hope and Zac are along for the ride. ― ANNCast Episode 242: Ghoul Runnings Get the Flash Player to see this player. Justin Sevakis returns to ANNCast just in time for Halloween to answer a bunch of spooktacular (and spooktacularly off-topic) questions! Hope and Zac...
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ANNCast - Angel Beatings

Jun Maeda's tearjerking afterlife dramedy Angel Beats! failed to melt Zac's cold black heart, but Hope Chapman and Brady Hartel are here to tell him why he's wrong. Here come the waterworks! ― ANNCast Episode 241: Angel Beatings Get the Flash Player to see this player. Jun Maeda's tearjerking afterlife dramedy Angel Beats failed to melt Zac's cold black heart, but Hope Chapman and Brady Hartel are h...
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ANNCast - Falling Together

Brady Hartel joins Zac and ANN's interest editor Lynzee Loveridge for an in-depth discussion about the new fall anime season, and a whole boatload of other stuff! One Punch Man, The Perfect Insider, Concrete Revolutio and more! ― ANNCast Episode 240: Falling Together Get the Flash Player to see this player. ANNCast is brought to you by RightStufAnime.com Brady Hartel joins Zac and ANN's interest edi...
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ANNCast - A Funi Feeling

Funimation's Justin Rojas and brand manager Jennifer Fu stop by to announce some fall season shows, discuss how to sell anime to Americans, what's up with Evangelion 3.33, and much more! ― ANNCast Episode 239: A Funi Feeling ANNCast is brought to you by RightStufAnime.com Get the Flash Player to see this player. Funimation's Justin Rojas and brand manager Jennifer Fu stop by to announce some new fal...
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ANNCast - Supernerds vs. The World

Daryl Surat and Mike Toole return to the Supernerds headquarters for a couple hours of easy, breezy anime talk! PLUS: Metal Gear Solid 5, Symphogear, Vampire Hunter D: Bloodlust and more! ― ANNCast Episode 238: Supernerds vs. The World Get the Flash Player to see this player. Daryl Surat and Mike Toole return to the Supernerds headquarters for a couple hours of easy, breezy anime talk! PLUS: Metal G...
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ANNCast - Code Geasscast

Zac, Hope and special guest Joe Dempsey dissect one of the biggest hit shows of the last decade, Sunrise's terrorism-and-pizza mecha epic Code Geass. It's a real Knightmare. ― ANNCast Episode 237: Code Geasscast Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac, Hope and The Cart Driver's Joe Dempsey dissect one of the biggest hit shows of the last decade, Sunrise's terrorism-and-pizza mecha epic Code Ge...
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ANNCast - What It Feels Like For A Monster Girl

Friend of the show and graphic designer Brady Hartel joins Zac and Hope for a rip-roaring live Q&A session wherein Zac reveals his secret monster girl crush. Also: Rokka, Dragon Ball Super and more! ― ANNCast Episode 236: What It Feels Like for a Monster Girl Get the Flash Player to see this player. Friend of the show and graphic designer Brady Hartel joins Zac and Hope for a rip-roaring live Q&A se...
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ANNCast - Old Toys Club

Sometimes you have thousands of vintage Japanese robot toys, or thousands of anime DVDs, or artbooks, or whatever special thing filled that existential space inside of you. Sometimes, after many years of collecting, you're ready to let it all go. ― ANNCast Episode 235: Old Toys Club Get the Flash Player to see this player. Sometimes you have thousands of vintage Japanese robot toys, or thousands of ...
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ANNCast - Podcastoes O'Brien

Voice actor/director/professional Dungeons & Dragons player Liam O'Brien returns to the podcast after a 5-year hiatus to discuss his roles in Fate/Zero and Sailor Moon, along with the landscape for anime voice acting now and what it's like to be Gollum. ― ANNCast Episode 234: Podcastoes O'Brien Get the Flash Player to see this player. Voice actor/director/professional Dungeons & Dragons player Liam ...
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ANNCast - ¡Kamui Caliente!

Zac and special guest Eryn head back to the 20th century for a double feature of two lavishly animated, terminally convoluted classics, X/1999 and Akira, and try not to lose their heads. ― ANNCast Episode 233: Kamui Caliente! Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac and special guest Eryn head back to the 20th century for a double feature of two lavishly animated, terminally convoluted classics,...
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ANNCast - A Midsummer Night's Podcast

Zac and Hope get Attacked by Titans, pull apart the summer season, get confronted by Fire Emblem Fates and take your questions both taped and live. ― ANNCast Episode 232: A Midsummer Night's Podcast Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac and Hope get Attacked by Titans, pull apart the summer season, get confronted by Fire Emblem Fates and take your questions both taped and live. You can listen...
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ANNCast - Criticulous

Zac and Hope are joined by two of our newest writers, Nick Creamer and Gabriella Ekens, to chat about writing anime reviews and what it's like to write about anime online. ― ANNCast Episode 231: Criticulous Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac and Hope are joined by two of our newest writers, Nick Creamer and Gabriella Ekens, to chat about writing anime reviews and what it's like to write ab...
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ANNCastle of Cagliostro

Discotek representatives Brady Hartel and Reed Nelson stop by to talk about their most recent prestige release, The Castle of Cagliostro on Bluray. PLUS: An announcement! ― ANNCast Episode 230: ANNCastle of Cagliostro Get the Flash Player to see this player. Discotek representatives Brady Hartel and Reed Nelson stop by to talk about their most recent prestige release, The Castle of Cagliostro on Blu...
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ANNCast - Game Show: Crass Materia-lism

It's a packed, enormous E3 edition of Game Show where our 90s teenage nerd dreams have all come true! Final Fantasy VII, Shenmue, The Last Guardian and much more! ― ANNCast Episode 229: Game Show: Crass Materia-lism Get the Flash Player to see this player. Todd Ciolek, Dave Reily, Joel White and Heidi Kemps join us for a packed, enormous E3 edition of Game Show where our 90s teenage nerd dreams have...
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The Sixty Billion Double Dollar ANNcast

Zac and Hope draw guns at high noon over the smash hit late 90s sci-fi western Trigun! Is it a masterpiece or a mess? The answer will blow your Vash coat off! ― ANNCast Episode 228: The Sixty Billion Double Dollar ANNCast Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac and Hope draw guns at high noon over the smash hit late 90s sci-fi western Trigun! Is it a masterpiece or a mess? The answer will blow ...
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ANNCast - Nostalgia Thighs

Friend of the show Brady Hartel joins Zac and Hope for a round of Twitter and live chat questions! Mad Max, Turn A Gundam, Sound! Euphonium and much more! ― ANNCast Episode 227: Nostalgia Thighs Get the Flash Player to see this player. Friend of the show Brady Hartel joins Zac and Hope for a round of Twitter and live chat questions! Mad Max, Turn A Gundam, Sound! Euphonium and much more! You can lis...
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ANNCast - The Porn Ultimatum

Founder and owner of FAKKU.net, Jacob Grady, stops by to discuss the one subject we've never broached on ANNCast: porn. FAKKU is going legitimate; we discuss that transition, porn's place in anime fandom and pop culture, and much more. ― ANNCast Episode 226: The Porn Ultimatum Get the Flash Player to see this player. Founder and owner of FAKKU.net, Jacob Grady, stops by to discuss the one subject we...
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ANNCast - Chewing the Fate

Zac, Hope and fan guest Aidan summon their own Heroic Spirits and battle it out over the real meaning of Gen Urobuchiand Nasu Kinoko's giant smash hit fantasy action drama Fate/Zero. ― ANNCast Episode 225: Chewing the Fate Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac, Hope and fan guest Aidan summon their own Heroic Spirits and battle it out over the real meaning of Gen Urobuchi and Nasu Kinoko's gi...
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ANNCast - Meat Popsicles

Zac and Justin get terminally sidetracked by your Twitter questions for a conversation that swerves dangerously between off-topic and on. Shirobako, Ghost in the Shell and more are tackled. ― ANNCast Episode 224: Meat Popsicles Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac and Justin get terminally sidetracked by your Twitter questions for a conversation that swerves dangerously between off-topic and...
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ANNCast - Aniplex Machina

Marketing specialist for Aniplex of America EJ Rivera drops by the show to chat all things Aniplex, including some sales numbers, upcoming releases, and those pesky prices people love to fight about. ― ANNCast Episode 223: Aniplex Machina Get the Flash Player to see this player. Marketing specialist for Aniplex of America EJ Rivera drops by the show to chat all things Aniplex, including some sales n...
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The Vision of ANNCastaflowne

Zac dusts off his distant past with Hope and Podigious' Ashley McDonnell, revisiting the beloved fantasy classic Escaflowne, which may or may not have a completely bananas second half and a terrible movie version. ― The Vision of ANNCastaflowne Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac dusts off his distant past with Hope and Podigious' Ashley McDonnell, revisiting the beloved fantasy classic Esc...
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ANNCast - Encyclopedia Brits-Ani-ca

Anime scholars extraordinaire Helen McCarthy and Jonathan Clements drop by the ANNCast clubhouse to discuss their new book, the monolithic behemoth known as The Anime Encyclopedia: Third Revised Edition. ― ANNCast Episode 221: Encyclopedia Brits-Ani-ca Get the Flash Player to see this player. Anime scholars extraordinaire Helen McCarthy and Jonathan Clements drop by the ANNCast clubhouse to discuss ...
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ANNCast - Semicolon Science Spectacular

Zac, Hope and fan guest Lorenzo Pangelinan pour over the mysteries, the hype and oh the many catchphrases of the smash hit 2011 VN adaptation Steins;Gate. It's heavy! ― ANNCast Episode 220: Semicolon Science Spectacular Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac, Hope and fan guest Lorenzo Pangelinan pour over the mysteries, the hype and oh the many catchphrases of the smash hit 2011 VN adaptation...
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ANNCast - Only Human

Justin returns for a laid-back twitter show! We take questions on Aniplex simuldubs, getting a job in the anime industry, dating nerds, and much more! ― ANNCast Episode 219: Only Human Get the Flash Player to see this player. Justin returns for a laid-back twitter show! We take questions on Aniplex simuldubs, getting a job in the anime industry, dating nerds, and much more! You can listen to the sho...
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ANNCast - Right On DeMarco

Our guest this week is Jason DeMarco, vice president and creative director on-air for Adult Swim and the man behind Toonami. We discuss the history of the block, why some decisions get made, the new schedule and more. ― ANNCast Episode 218: Right On DeMarco Get the Flash Player to see this player. Our guest this week is Jason DeMarco, vice president and creative director on-air for Adult Swim, which...
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ANNCast - The Cosmic Odyssey of the Supernerds

The Supernerds are down a man as seasonal allergies claim Justin Sevakis, but Mike, Daryl and Zac soldier forth to chat about Jupiter Ascending, Shirobako, The Tale of the Princess Kaguya and much more. ― ANNCast Episode 217: The Cosmic Odyssey of the Supernerds Get the Flash Player to see this player. The Supernerds are down a man as seasonal allergies claim Justin Sevakis, but Mike, Daryl and Zac ...
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ANNCast - Baby, I Can See Your Halo

Yoshitoshi ABe's quaint little series about quaint little angels with dark, mysterious pasts comes under the microscope of sin-bound fans Hope, Zac, and guest commentator Matt Von Gonten. ― ANNCast Episode 216: Baby, I Can See Your Halo Get the Flash Player to see this player. Yoshitoshi ABe's quaint little series about quaint little angels with dark, mysterious pasts comes under the microscope of s...
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ANNCast - Weep for the Cheeseburger

Zac and Hope strap in for a journey through the nutty environmental beliefs of circa-2002 Shoji Kawamori in his magical girl show Earth Maiden Arjuna. Learn about the "evils" of antibiotics, abortion, fast food, and more! ― ANNCast Episode 214: Weep for the Cheeseburger Zac and Hope strap in for a journey through the questionably-sane environmental beliefs of circa-2002 Shoji Kawamori in his magical...
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ANNCast - The GKIDS Are Alright

David Jesteadt, Director of Distribution at GKIDS, talks about the history of the company, their theatrical deal with Studio Ghibli and what it's like to have not one but TWO films nominated for Best Animated Feature at the Academy Awards! ― ANNCast Episode 213: The GKIDS Are Alright Get the Flash Player to see this player. David Jesteadt, Director of Distribution at GKIDS, talks about the history o...
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Fullmetal ANNCast: Brotherhood

Mike Toole joins Zac and Hope to finally decide, once and for all (and this is legally binding) which series is better: Fullmetal Alchemist 2003 or Fullmetal Alchemist: Brotherhood? ― ANNCast 212 - Fullmetal ANNCast: Brotherhood Embedded audio player requires an HTML5-compliant browser. Mike Toole joins Zac and Hope to finally decide, once and for all (and this is legally binding) which series is be...
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ANNCast - Big Funi Hustlas

It's that time again! FUNimation's Adam Sheehan and Justin Rojas join us to run down the last half of 2014 and what's new for 2015: Cowboy Bebop, Evangelion 3.33, the winter 2015 season and more! ― ANNCast 211 - Big Funi Hustlas Embedded audio player requires an HTML5-compliant browser. It's that time again! FUNimation's Senior Marketing Manager Adam Sheehan and Senior Manager of Social Strategy and...
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ANNCast - Late Night Chaos Rebellion

It's time for another Late Night Chaos show, taped with a live audience via chatroom! Hope Chapman and Brady Hartel stop by to gab about Winter 2015 anime, Jojo's Bizarre Adventure, the best movies of 2014 and more! ― ANNCast 210 - Late Night Chaos Rebellion Embedded audio player requires an HTML5-compliant browser. It's time for another Late Night Chaos show, taped with a live audience via chatroom...
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The ANNCast Holiday Special 2014

It's snowing outside and your relatives won't stop arguing, so why not curl up by the fire with Zac and Justin for a 2 and a half hour argument about movies and anime? ― The ANNCast Holiday Special 2014 Embedded audio player requires an HTML5-compliant browser. It's snowing outside and your relatives won't stop arguing, so why not curl up by the fire with Zac and Justin for a 2 and a half hour argum...
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ANNCast - The Time of Ann

Ann Tomoko Yamamoto, the woman behind the massively successful Kickstarter campaign for Time of Eve, joins us to talk about the experience, her history with the film and what's next... including the possibility of more Time of Eve. ― ANNCast 208 - The Time of Ann Get the Flash Player to see this player. Ann Tomoko Yamamoto, the woman behind the massively successful Kickstarter campaign for Time of E...
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ANNCast - ClannADCast

Zac and Hope have finally taken the long, sakura blossom-lined, tear-stained 50-episode journey into romance and tragedy known the world over as Clannad. Get your tissues ready! ― ANNCast 207 - ClannADCast Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac and Hope have finally taken the long, sakura blossom-lined, tear-stained 50-episode journey into romance and tragedy known the world over as Clannad, o...
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ANNCast - New Super Game Show Bros.

It's Game Show time! So that means we're talkin' videogames with Todd Ciolek, Dave Riley and newcomer to the show Heidi Kemps. We cover: Smash Bros, Dragon Age Inquisition, and most importantly, Virtua Cop 3. ― ANNCast 206 - New Super Game Bros. Get the Flash Player to see this player. It's Game Show time! So that means we're talkin' videogames with Todd Ciolek, Dave Riley and newcomer to the show H...
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ANNCast - Over the Moon

Charlene Ingram, Senior Manager of Animation Marketing at Viz Media, and Julie McDonald, Director of Animation Production, stop by to discuss the issues with the newly-released Sailor Moon bluray, among other things. ― ANNCast 205 - Over the Moon Get the Flash Player to see this player. Charlene Ingram, Senior Manager of Animation Marketing at Viz Media, and Julie McDonald, Director of Animation Pro...
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ANNCast - The Revisitation of Haruhi Suzumiya

Every now and then it's time to reach back into the past, dust off an old classic and give it another spin - this week we're exhuming the resting soul of Haruhi Suzumiya with animator Sara Pocock. PLUS: new ANNCast schedule! ― ANNCast 204 - The Revisitation of Haruhi Suzumiya Get the Flash Player to see this player. Every now and then it's time to reach back into the past, dust off an old classic an...
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ANNCast - Klein Times

Vice President of New Generation Pictures Jonathan Klein returns to the podcast to discuss his two latest projects, the conclusion of Hellsing Ultimate and Bayonetta: Bloody Fate! Plus: stories from the old days, the dub scene in LA and Twitter time! ― ANNCast 203 - Klein Times Get the Flash Player to see this player. Vice President of New Generation Pictures Jonathan Klein returns to the podcast to...
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ANNCast - The Fall Guys

The fall season has begun and what better time for Zac and Justin to sit around and gab about it? Plus: Time of Eve, Terror in Resonance, and over an hour of Twitter time! ― ANNCast 202 - The Fall Guys Get the Flash Player to see this player. The fall season has begun and what better time for Zac and Justin to sit around and gab about it? Plus: over an hour of Twitter time! You can listen to the sho...
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ANNCast - Kleckbait

Right Stuf CEO Shawne Kleckner returns to the show to give us the update on how the company's doing, what's selling well, what retail looks like right now and much more! ― ANNCast 201 - Kleckbait Get the Flash Player to see this player. Right Stuf CEO Shawne Kleckner returns to the show to give us the update on how the company's doing, what's selling well, what retail looks like right now and much m...
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ANNCast - BevMo

It's Beveridge and more on the 200th episode of ANNCast! Fandom Post's Chris Beveridge stops by to update us on the site and talk about what he's been watching but not before a quick trip down memory lane. ― ANNCast 200 - BevMo Get the Flash Player to see this player. It's Beveridge and more on the 200th episode of ANNCast! Fandom Post's Chris Beveridge stops by to update us on the site and talk abo...
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ANNCast - Late Night Chaos Too!

Friend of the show Brady Hartel stops by along with Hope Chapman for a bunch of silly questions. We discuss Hal, JoJo's Bizarre Adventure, the nerdiest things we've ever done and more. ― ANNCast 199 - Late Night Chaos Too! Get the Flash Player to see this player. It's another "live" episode, recorded during a live broadcast with questions from the chat! Friend of the show Brady Hartel stops by along...
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ANNCast - In the Doghouse (ENG)

Kickstarted anime Under the Dog producer Hiroaki Yura, director Masahiro Ando and writer Jiro Ishii stop by to chat up the project! (This version contains only the English translated answers.) ― ANNCast 198 - In the Doghouse (ENGLISH ONLY VERSION) Get the Flash Player to see this player. Kickstarted anime Under the Dog producer Hiroaki Yura (The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya, Steins;Gate) , direc...
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ANNCast - In the Doghouse (ENG + JPN)

Kickstarted anime Under the Dog producer Hiroaki Yura, director Masahiro Ando and writer Jiro Ishii stop by to chat up the project! (This version contains both Japanese language answers and English translation). ― ANNCast 198 - In the Doghouse (ENGLISH + JAPANESE VERSION) Get the Flash Player to see this player. Kickstarted anime Under the Dog producer Hiroaki Yura (The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzum...
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ANNCast - SuperN.E.R.D.S.

Zac and Justin reteam with supernerds Mike Toole and Daryl Surat to chat about Chaika, Space Dandy, Captain Harlock, Otakon and more, and of course there's always Twitter Time! ― ANNCast 197 - SuperN.E.R.D.S. Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac and Justin reteam with supernerds Mike Toole and Daryl Surat to chat about Chaika, Space Dandy, Captain Harlock, Otakon and more, and of course ther...
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ANNCast - Parliament Funkadelic

Roland Parliament, ADR Director of the original DIC version of Sailor Moon and original voice of Melvin stops by to tell tales of the old days and talk about his new book, Sailor Moon Reflections! ― ANNCast 196 - Parliament Funkadelic Get the Flash Player to see this player. Roland Parliament, ADR Director of the original DIC version of Sailor Moon and original voice of Melvin stops by to tell tales...
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ANNCast - Justin Time

For the first time in ANNCast history, the co-host becomes the guest! Justin Sevakis talks at length about his business authoring blurays for the R1 anime industry, preparing streaming shows for Hulu and more! ― ANNCast 195 - Justin Time Get the Flash Player to see this player. For the first time in ANNCast history, the co-host becomes the guest! Justin Sevakis talks at length about his business aut...
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ANNCast Live at Anime Expo 2014

Live from Anime Expo, it's ANNCast! Justin and Hope are here and a crowd of tens, asking questions and getting answers (and prizes of dubious merit)! Summer season, Expo happenings and more are on the table. ― ANNCast Live from Anime Expo 2014 Get the Flash Player to see this player. Live from Anime Expo, it's ANNCast! Justin and Hope are here and a crowd of tens, asking questions and getting answer...
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ANNCast - Sols Eater

Returning champion from Animesols.com Sam Pinansky drops by the ANNCast clubhouse to give us all the dirt on how the site's been doing and even makes an announcement or two. ― ANNCast Episode 193 - Sols Eater Get the Flash Player to see this player. Returning champion from Animesols.com Sam Pinansky drops by the ANNCast clubhouse to give us all the dirt on how the site's been doing and even makes an...
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ANNCast - Super Smash Gameshow Bros.

It's a post-E3 game show with Todd Ciolek and Dave Riley! We wrap up the press conferences and chat up all manner of video games, but mostly just talk about how excited we are for Captain Toad. ― ANNCast Episode 192 - Super Smash Gameshow Bros. Get the Flash Player to see this player. It's a post-E3 game show with Todd Ciolek and Dave Riley! We wrap up the press conferences and chat up all manner of...
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ANNCast - Sunny FUNi

Our biannual Funimation show is here! Adam Sheehan, Justin Rojas and Lance Heiskell take our questions and yours! ― ANNCast Episode 191 - Sunny FUNi Get the Flash Player to see this player. Our biannual Funimation show is here! Adam Sheehan, Justin Rojas and Lance Heiskell take our questions and yours! You can listen to the show on our player here, direct-download the MP3 version here, or you can ju...
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ANN La CAST

Hope Chapman, Dave Riley and Erica Friedman pile into the clubhouse for a raucous 2-hour show about nothing but KILL LA KILL! Plus: twitter questions! But those are also about Kill la Kill! ― ANNCast Episode 190 - ANN La CAST Get the Flash Player to see this player. Hope Chapman, Dave Riley and Erica Friedman pile into the clubhouse to talk nothing but KILL LA KILL! Plus: twitter questions! But thos...
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ANNCast - Super Manga Pals: Dawn of Justice

The Super Manga Pals reassemble for an hour and change of manga chat! Deb Aoki and Rebecca Silverman chat about what they've been reading, Sailor Moon, Godzilla and more! ― ANNCast Episode 189 - Super Manga Pals: Dawn of Justice Get the Flash Player to see this player. The Super Manga Pals reassemble for an hour and change of manga chat! Deb Aoki and Rebecca Silverman chat about what they've been re...
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ANNCast - Late Night Chaos

Hope Chapman, Mike Toole and Corey Proft dropped by the ANNCast clubhouse for some late night shenanigans! Jojo's Bizarre Adventure, Attack on Titan, "teeaboos" and more! ― ANNCast Episode 188: Late Night Chaos Get the Flash Player to see this player. Hope Chapman, Mike Toole and Corey Proft dropped by the ANNCast clubhouse for some late night shenanigans! Jojo's Bizarre Adventure, Attack on Titan, ...
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ANNCast Classic: Late Night with Helen McCarthy

ANNCast Classic: If you haven't heard it, it's new to you! The legendary Helen McCarthy, author of Hayao Miyazaki: Master of Japanese Animation and The Art of Osamu Tezuka, drops by the ANNCast clubhouse for late night shenanigans! ― ANNCast 130 - Late Night with Helen McCarthy Get the Flash Player to see this player. ANNCast Classic reissues some of our most notable episodes for newer listeners who...
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ANNCast - Merrill-Go-Round

Longtime fan, writer, cartoonist and Anime Weekend Atlanta demigod Dave Merrill stops by the show to chat about the good bad ol' days, running conventions, kids on his lawn, and more! ― ANNCast Episode 187: Merrill-Go-Round Get the Flash Player to see this player. Longtime fan, writer, cartoonist and Anime Weekend Atlanta demigod Dave Merrill stops by the show to chat about the good bad ol' days, ru...
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ANNCast - Wayward Sons

Justin returns for a Twitter show! More Wind Rises chat, Space Adventure Cobra, the Spring season and more are chewed over. ― ANNCast Episode 186: Wayward Sons Get the Flash Player to see this player. Justin returns for a Twitter show! More Wind Rises chat, Space Adventure Cobra, the Spring season and more are chewed over. You can listen to the show on our player here, direct-download the MP3 versio...
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ANNCast - Raise the Ruhf

Brian Ruh, author of Stray Dog of Anime: The Films of Mamoru Oshii, is back to chat us up about the second edition of his book and the world of anime academia. ― ANNCast Episode 185: Raise the Ruhf Get the Flash Player to see this player. Brian Ruh, author of Stray Dog of Anime: The Films of Mamoru Oshii, is back to chat us up about the second edition of his book and the world of anime academia. You...
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ANNCast - Tour Shark

Zac and Hope are back from Japan and do a postmortem on the tour with their PacSet Tour guide, Evan Liu, in which escalator availability is hotly contested. ― ANNCast Episode 184: Tour Shark Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac and Hope are back from Japan and do a postmortem on the tour with their PacSet Tour guide, Evan Liu, in which escalator availability is hotly contested. You can liste...
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ANNCast - Lea Halalea

Comics artist and former Gainax employee Lea Hernandez joins us to talk about her turbulent time back in the late 80s with the company that gave birth to Evangelion. ― ANNCast Episode 183: Lea Halalea Get the Flash Player to see this player. Comics artist and former Gainax employee Lea Hernandez joins us to talk about her turbulent time back in the late 80s with the company that gave birth to Evange...
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ANNCast - The Life of Kevin Seymour

Robert Napton joins us to tell the story of Kevin Seymour, recently passed American anime pioneer who directed legendary dubs like Akira, Ghost in the Shell, Ninja Scroll and so much more. ― ANNCast Episode 182: The Life of Kevin Seymour Get the Flash Player to see this player. Robert Napton joins us to tell the story of Kevin Seymour, recently passed American anime pioneer who directed legendary du...
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ANNCast - Royal Podcast Force: The Carl of Hornneamise

Dark Horse manga editor and fan of legend Carl Horn returns, along with the Colony Drop crew, to discuss the recent anniversary of Wings of Honneamise. Also: The Wind Rises! ― ANNCast Episode 181: Royal Podcast Force: The Carl of Hornneamise Get the Flash Player to see this player. Dark Horse manga editor and fan of legend Carl Horn returns, along with the Colony Drop crew, to discuss the recent ann...
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ANNCast - The Shiftiest of Looks

We welcome Shiftylook Producer and Editor-in-Chief Rob Pereyda, the man behind the new Wonder Momo anime and basically everything else Shiftylook produces. ― ANNCast Episode 180: The Shiftiest of Looks Get the Flash Player to see this player. We welcome Shiftylook Producer and Editor-in-Chief Rob Pereyda, the man behind the new Wonder Momo anime and basically everything else Shiftylook produces. For...
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ANNCast x Anime World Order OTP

Zac welcomes the hosts of the popular Anime World Order podcast to take your questions for a solid 2 hours! Daryl, Gerald and Clarissa discuss everything from Space Dandy to the best animated explosions. ― ANNCast Episode 179: ANNCast x AWO OTP Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac welcomes the hosts of the popular Anime World Order podcast to take your questions for a solid 2 hours! Daryl, G...
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ANNCast - Vertical Vortex

Publisher and Marketing Manager from Vertical Inc. Ed Chavez returns to talk about 2013, the wild success of Gundam: The Origin and even announce a new title! ― ANNCast Episode 178: Vertical Vortex Get the Flash Player to see this player. Publisher and Marketing Manager from Vertical Inc. Ed Chavez returns to talk about 2013, the wild success of Gundam: The Origin and even announce a new title! You ...
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ANNCast - Dun Dun DUNBAR

Zac and Justin chitchat with Charles Dunbar, convention panelist and lecturer extraordinaire. But first: catching up on movies, anime, and the winter 2014 season! ― ANNCast Episode 177: Dun Dun DUNBAR Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac and Justin chitchat with Charles Dunbar, convention panelist and lecturer extraordinaire (you can find him over at Studyofanime.com.) But first: catching up...
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ANNCast Classic: Macek Training

If you haven't heard it, it's new to you! ANNCast is on hiatus, but here's a classic from the archives: 2.5 hours with the legendary Carl Macek, recorded originally in 2010. ― ANNCast is on hiatus this week! But in the interest of letting people know about some of the episodes we're proudest of, during hiatus weeks we'll be posting our favorites. Here's one of them! ANNCast Episode 023 - Macek Traini...
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ANNCast Holiday Special 2013: Yankee Swap

Zac and Justin sit by the yuletide fireplace and exchange anime and movies, forcing eachother to expand their cinematic horizons with good cheer! ― ANNCast Holiday Special 2013: Yankee Swap Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac and Justin sit by the yuletide fireplace and exchange anime and movies, forcing eachother to expand their cinematic horizons with good cheer! You can listen to the sho...
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ANNCast - Dork the Halls

Zac Bertschy, Hope Chapman and pal of the show Brady Hartel spend an easy, breezy 2 hours chatting up the end of 2013, favorite anime of the year and then it's both Twitter questions and Live Chat questions! Wow! ― ANNCast 175 - Dork the Halls Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac Bertschy, Hope Chapman and pal of the show Brady Hartel spend an easy, breezy 2 hours chatting up the end of 2013...
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ANNCast - Funi Like How?

Our pals at Funimation stop by before the holidays to recap 2013, let us know what's selling and what ain't, hype up 2014 and all that stuff! Plus: a coupon code! Ho ho ho! ― ANNCast 174 - Funi Like How? Get the Flash Player to see this player. Our pals at Funimation stop by before the holidays to recap 2013, let us know what's selling and what ain't, hype up 2014 and all that stuff! Listener Bonus:...
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ANNCast - The Legend of Game Show: A Link to the Podcast

Todd Ciolek and Dave Riley return for a Next-Gen Game Show! We talk PS4, XBox One, Super Mario World 3D and all that other stuff that came out in the last 6 months. PRESS START ― ANNCast 173 - The Legend of Game Show: A Link to the Podcast Get the Flash Player to see this player. Todd Ciolek and Dave Riley return for a Next-Gen Game Show! We talk PS4, XBox One, Super Mario World 3D and all that othe...
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ANNCast - Burnout Paradise

Zac and Bamboo discuss the condition of being burned out as an anime fan, what causes it, what to do about it, and why sometimes fans themselves can be the thing that triggers it. ― ANNCast 172 - Burnout Paradise Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac and Bamboo discuss the condition of being burned out as an anime fan, what causes it, what to do about it, and why sometimes fans themselves can...
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ANNCast - Keepin' It Neil

Legendary translator Neil Nadelman stops by the show to talk about the good ol' days, the strange present, the tragic saga of Crimson Star Media and much more! ― ANNCast 171 - Keepin' it Neil Get the Flash Player to see this player. Legendary translator Neil Nadelman stops by the show to talk about the good ol' days, the strange present, the tragic saga of Crimson Star Media and much more! You can l...
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ANNCast - Supernerds of Steel

The Supernerds reassemble for a marathon-length round of Twitter questions! Also: Warriors of the Wind, Wanna Be The Strongest and more! ― ANNCast 170 - Supernerds of Steel Get the Flash Player to see this player. The Supernerds reassemble for a marathon-length round of Twitter questions! Also: Warriors of the Wind, Wanna Be The Strongest and more! ALSO: unfortunately, during the first 50 minutes or...
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ANNCast Classic: The Life and Kime of Geneon, USA

If you missed it, it's new to you! Here's a classic ANNCast from the archives where Chad Kime breaks down the entire history of deceased R1 anime company Geneon USA. ― ANNCast is on hiatus this week! But in the interest of letting people know about some of the episodes we're proudest of, during hiatus weeks we'll be posting our favorites. Here's one of them! ANNCast Episode 017 - The Life and Kime of...
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ANNCast - No Matter How I Look At It, It's Just A Podcast

Paul Chapman, Gerald Rathkolb and Hope Chapman stop by ANNCast to talk WATAMOTE. It's the most fun you'll ever have talking about crippling social anxiety, paranoia and narcissism! ― ANNCast 169 - No Matter How I Look At It, It's Just A Podcast Get the Flash Player to see this player. Paul Chapman, Gerald Rathkolb and Hope Chapman stop by ANNCast to talk WATAMOTE. It's the most fun you'll ever have ...
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ANNCast - Smack to the Future

Zac and Justin sit back, relax and take your Twitter questions! Future Diary, Attack on Titan, the erosion of "nerd culture", misogyny and more super fun things like that! ― ANNCast 168 - Smack to the Future Get the Flash Player to see this player. Zac and Justin sit back, relax and take your Twitter questions! Future Diary, Attack on Titan, the erosion of "nerd culture" misogyny and more super fun ...
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ANNCast - Shin The Money

Shin Kurokawa, formerly of AnimEigo, stops by the show to share stories of the "good" ol' days. ― ANNCast 167 - Shin The Money Get the Flash Player to see this player. Shin Kurokawa, formerly of AnimEigo, stops by the show to share stories of the "good" ol' days. You can listen to the show on our player here, direct-download the MP3 version here, or you can just use these handy links: Click here to ...
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ANNCast - Blasted Out

Former Media Blasters employees Meredith Mulroney and Sean Molyneaux join us for a postmortem on their days there and to discuss their new online cardgame kickstarter, Alteil Horizons. ― ANNCast 166 - Blasted Out Get the Flash Player to see this player. Former Media Blasters employees Meredith Mulroney and Sean Molyneaux join us for a postmortem on their days there and to discuss their new online ca...

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