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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 Get the Flash Player to see this player. 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 a...
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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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ANNCast - Down with the Vic-ness

Veteran voice actor and convention staple Vic Mignogna drops by the podcast to tell Zac and Justin about success, fandom, faith, and everything in between. ― ANNCast 165 - Down with the Vic-ness Get the Flash Player to see this player. Veteran voice actor and convention staple Vic Mignogna drops by the podcast to tell Zac and Justin about success, fandom, faith, and everything in between. You can li...
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ANNCast - Super Manga Pals Forever

The Super Manga Pals reunite! Deb Aoki rejoins the table along with ANN staff critic Rebecca Silverman for a discussion of what we've been reading and your Twitter questions! ― ANNCast 164 - Super Manga Pals Forever Get the Flash Player to see this player. The Super Manga Pals reunite! MangaComicsManga.com's Deb Aoki rejoins the table along with ANN staff critic Rebecca Silverman for a discussion of...
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ANNCast - Homecoming Kings

We're back from Otakon! So we're gonna talk about Otakon! And also take your Twitter questions! Yay! ― ANNCast 163- Homecoming Kings Get the Flash Player to see this player. We're back from Otakon! So we're gonna talk about Otakon! And also take your Twitter questions! Yay! You can listen to the show on our player here, direct-download the MP3 version here, or you can just use these handy links: Cli...
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ANNCast - Two Shrewd Dudes

It's the dog days of summer, so that means Zac and Justin take it easy, shoot the breeze, and take your Twitter questions! ― ANNCast 162 - Two Shrewd Dudes Get the Flash Player to see this player. It's the dog days of summer, so that means Zac and Justin take it easy, shoot the breeze, and take your Twitter questions! You can listen to the show on our player here, direct-download the MP3 version her...
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ANNCast - Risky Viz-ness

The fine folks at Viz Anime, Charlene Ingram and Brian Ige, drop by to talk about the manga publisher's plans for the anime side of their business, Neon Alley, Ranma 1/2 and more! ― ANNCast 161 - Risky Viz-ness Get the Flash Player to see this player. The fine folks at Viz Anime, Senior Manager of Animation Marketing (and returning champ) Charlene Ingram and Vice President of Animation Brian Ige, dr...

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