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Being a Hero in a Time Travel Story

Being a Hero in a Time Travel Story

Time travel. An ever so popular scientific theory of traveling back in time to undo something in the past to ensure something doesn’t happen in the present/future. It’s a theme used in storytelling since the 20s, and anime is no exception when it comes to hopping onto the time-traveling bandwagon. The latest instance to use […]

Anime Soapbox 13: The Funimation Conspiracy

Anime Soapbox 13: The Funimation Conspiracy

Subscribe to our RSS Feed: Check us out! On this week’s episode, Kelloggs gets excited for the new seasons of Symphogear and Strike Witches, Aeroblip discusses his beef with Sentai Filmworks, 9Ball tries to spoil Kizumonogatari, and EmperorJ unveils the secret plot of Funimation’s Kickstarter campaign. In addition the team talk about Garakowa, the future […]

Anime Soapbox 09: 2015 Christmas Debacle

Anime Soapbox 09: 2015 Christmas Debacle

Subscribe to our RSS Feed: Check us out! Anime Soapbox is ALIVE! However, this is not the first podcast of the new year. Technical issues have stalled the podcast, but we should be back starting next week. As a consolation prize, here is the last episode recorded in 2015. It was supposed to go up […]

Anime Soapbox 04: Haikyuu!! Review

Anime Soapbox 04: Haikyuu!! Review

Subscribe to our RSS Feed: Check us out! This week on Anime Soapbox we review one of the best sport anime of the past few years: Haikyuu!!. Finally our passion for sports becomes relevant to the discussion, as we praise this show for its good drama and (mostly) accurate portrayal of this unpopular sport. And […]

Mushishi and the Art of Storytelling

Mushishi and the Art of Storytelling

9 years. It has been 9 long years since the first season of Mushishi way back in 2005. To me and perhaps many other viewers, Mushishi is seen as one of the greatest anime series in recent memory. For some, it’s a favorite pick for best anime series of the decade from 2001 to 2010, […]