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Isekai July 1: The Saga of Tanya the Definitely Absolutely Evil

To kick off Isekai July, una (@unaxiii) comes on to talk about one of their favorite series, Youjo Senki/The Saga of Tanya the Evil

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611: Ghost in the Shell Company

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Correction: I mixed up zaibatsu with keiretsu. Pieter's definition was correct.

Transhumanism and the Broken Promise of Cosmic Communism

Mecha Madness 5: Over the Top 2! Diebuster (w/Abdul Malik)

Ryan and Abdul talk Aim for the Top 2!: Diebuster

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Mecha Madness 4: Gan-bah-staaaaah! (w/Abdul Y. Malik)

Ryan (@HandleOfRy), Adam (aka Cheech aka @HermesMagi) and Abdul (@AbdulYMalik) from the Kino Lefter film podcast review Hideaki Anno's directorial debut, Gunbuster.

Special thanks to Beep Beep Lettuce!

Abdul's writing: https://www.abdulymalik.com/

Adam's new podcast will be called The LEFTovers

Mecha Madness 3: Roger Steyer Fights Glenn Schwarzwald

Ryan is joined by Alexander Edward (Minion Death Cult, @flieldy) and Evan Lourie (@EvanLourie1) to talk the late night classic, Big O

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Don't miss our livestream of Five Star Stories, 2/29 at 7PM EST: https://www.twitch.tv/drunkydluffy

Mecha Madness 2: Giant Robots, but Depressed

Updated 2/5/2020.

Ryan and Reed (@wingulls1312) discuss the pinnacle of mecha anime, Neon Genesis Evangelion

The show notes cover even more than the episode, highly recommend checking them out!

Sorry about Reed's sound quality, he wasn't turned up enough so I had to compress it like crazy.

Note: I said the most popular toy was Asuka in bandages, but I meant Rei. Also, when I say "anxiety" I actually meant "dread".

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Mecha Madness 1: Gundam

Ryan and Josh kick off the Mecha Madness miniseries with an important question: Is Char Aznable Space Hitler or Space Stalin?

Josh's plug: https://www.youtube.com/user/JasonDeAthenrye

511: Turning into a Witch is a Voluntary Choice

Ryan and una (@trewbot) discuss Mahou Shojo Madoka Magica

509: Not Even Demon Slayers Can Afford to Live in the City!

Kris and Ryan talking about freaking political economy and freaking anime!

416: Socially Socialist, Fiscally Liberal

Kris and Ryan go over a debate that flared up on Jacobin about MMT

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Correction: Ryan said Gerald Connolly (his rep) when he meant John Conyers. Gerald hasn't been cancelled yet.

Anime discussion:

Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba
Kono Oto Tomare! Sounds of Life 
Shouwa Genroku Rakugo Shinjuu