License Pool: Picks recap and update.

Special thanks to Mohamed for paying attention. Here’s the listing of our licensing picks as mentioned in Digest #3 back in April. In addition, here’s Mohamed’s picks as well. Mike Nicolas 1. Magical Girls Lyrical Nanoha by Geneon at Anime Expo 2. Haruhi light novels by Bandai at Anime Expo 3. Kujibiki Unbalance by Media…More

Anime Roundtable #22

The rebound episode. More on live actions in relation to Viz, Maison Ikkoku, and Negima. Then Dean fires off a sniper shot of a bullet. Our second and final night from Anime North. Mike Nicolas, Neil Sinclair, James Austin, Dean Colak. (64:45)More

Anime North Episodes

I want to take an evening to recover from the weekend. I’ll edit the episodes Monday. Episode #22 (the good episode) will go up first by the end of Monday. Episode #21 somehow was salvaged a little bit. We were able to save the last segment, and we redid the rest explaining what happened earlier.…More

Episode 21 taped….

…but boy what a disaster it was. Where do I start. Not much of an audience (not a big deal), tried to use a speaker for the non existant audience (many issues there), and the few that were around wanted to actually sit amongst everyone doing the show, many distractions. And to top it all…More

Calm Before the AN Storm

Got back sometime ago from Anime North to tie up loose ends.  Very happy I went, aside from checking on things, I got my badge in advance of the long lines later (although this was long too).  Just finished up all preparations for tonight (one or two more in the morning).  Now all we do…More

iMaid Cafe interview postponed

The owner of iMaid isn’t feeling too well today, so he asked that we postpone our interview with him until after Anime North.  Hopefully we’ll do the interview sometime next week and have it up not too long after. Now off to the Anime North pre reg gathering.More

New layout

Ah you gotta love WordPress. At the click of a mouse you can change things drastically. Don’t expect that creek picture you see above to stay, it’ll be replaced in a day or so by a new banner with the show’s logos. Angela is working on both a “primary mark” and a “secondary mark”. You’ll…More

Roundtable Live at Anime North

We finally got our info and schedule from our friends at Anime North. Mark this on your calendars guys. We’ll be taping the show live from the Doubletree Hotel in the con suite (the glass room that overlooks Dixon Rd) on Friday May 25th and Saturday May 26th, both at 9pm. Although we’re likely going…More

Anime Roundtable #20

Finally our 20th episode!! This time, we’ll talk about legal downloads, Mothers and anime, and more Anime North talk (yeah we’re still kissing up). The last episode before the big convention. Mike Nicolas, James Austin, Mohamed Sharmarke (66:20) Listen to it here or download directly from the links below. Links of Interest Anime and Television…More

Episode #20 to be taped on Thursday?

Yeah a mini milestone coming up if we can ever get to it.  Episode 20, if we’re lucky, is set to be recorded on Thursday evening back in our usual place.  If we get it done, we’ll have it up within hours of taping.  We just have to do the pre show work on it…More