Anime Roundtable v2.0 #51 – September 25 2021: Mo Money, Mo Problems

After starting with a little toilet humour… 2:47 – Mike being a casual esports watcher reflects on the gatekeeping culture of fandoms being a longtime anime and manga watcher after feeling a little out of place talking Overwatch League Playoffs with more seasoned fans, and having the tables reversed on him Which leads to the…More

Anime Roundtable v2.0 #48 – July 31 2021: Let the Games Continue

We start this week by going back to last week’s Space Heater Chat and get the thoughts of the others on pop culture usage in the Olympics. A little political talk on how Japan has handled COVID in the lead up to the Olympics. James pushes the Tomorrow’s Leaves animated short done for the Olympics.…More

Anime Roundtable v2.0 Space Heater Chat – July 25 2021: Let the Games Begin

Mike and Moh shoot the breeze and talk Olympics and some of the Japanese and Pop Cultural reference noticed as its first weekend winds down in this very tangental, unvarnished, and unedited chat Corrections: Mike gave the wrong name of CBC’s Japanese Cultural contributor, author and lawyer Mark Sakamoto. He apologizes for the error, and…More

Anime Roundtable v2.0 #47 – July 16 2021: Trust Before Betrayal

Note: We had a few lag issues with Kevin this week. Mike apologizes if this is an issue for both of our listeners We start this week with some thoughts as convention season continues. But then focus on the one we actually paid attention to 4:58 – We look back on Anime Lockdown and how…More