Episode 11 of the Key Frames podcast, a podcast about anime. Ben, Andy, Duncan, Jon, and newcomer extraordinaire Jeff talk about bad Dungeons & Dragons campaigns. No, wait, come back, it's still about anime!

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11 - The Record of the Lodoss War (Record of Lodoss War)
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Episode 10 of the Key Frames podcast, a podcast about anime. Ben, Andy, and Jon dig through the trash looking for treasure, and manage to find... some? It's hard to say. Once again, this is a choose-the-spotlight episode. Come back next time for Record of Lodoss War!

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10 - That's Kinda Trash
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Episode 09 of the Key Frames podcast, a podcast about anime. Ben, Andy, Duncan, and Jon can't agree on whether ghosts are jerks or justifiable jerks. Before that, a combination of things we like and things we dislike. Well, mostly things we like...

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09 - Stupid Selfish Ghost (Natsuyuki Rendezvous)
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Episode 08 of the Key Frames podcast, a podcast about anime. Ben, Jon, and Andy tackle the anxieties of being an anime fan who has to go outside on occasion. It's just so scary! This time around, we have no spotlight anime, but walk through the process of how we choose what it will be. Spoilers: we pick Natsuyuki Rendezvous, so watch that before you listen to the next episode.

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08 - Amorous Lady Squirrel
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Episode 07 of the Key Frames podcast, a podcast about anime. Ben, Jon, and Duncan take on three whole movies and it shows. Get ready for a long runtime this episode, folks! Don't miss out on painfully sincere conversations about the place of sexual violence in fiction and what it means to have a life's work—and a just plain painful conversation about medieval history in anime.

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07 - The Perversion that Pervades (Berserk: The Golden Age)
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Episode 06 of the Key Frames podcast, a podcast about anime. Ben, Andy, and Jon are joined by Reuben and Peterz and the podcast gets violent! Guns, tanks, and bombs are everywhere, before talk finally turns to the ultimate weapon: the kiss of a space alien masquerading as a twenty-something housekeeper. Or would it be a Rickenbacker bass?

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06 - Only Six Episodes (FLCL)
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Episode 05 of the Key Frames podcast, a podcast about anime. Ben, Andy, Duncan, and Jon talk about children who are too wise and adults who are too dense, then dig into the meaning of flowers in Rurouni Kenshin: Trust & Betrayal.

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05 - Samurai Hackslash (Rurouni Kenshin: Trust & Betrayal)
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Episode 04 of the Key Frames podcast, a podcast about anime. Ben, Andy, Jon, and Sean are plagued by nightmares of success as they discuss Shinkai Makoto, a writer and director whose works might just happen to always be better on second viewing...

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04 - Taste the Rain (Garden of Words)
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Episode 03 of the Key Frames podcast, a podcast about anime. Ben, Andy, Duncan, and Jon complain about criteria on fan-made wikis, struggle to recommend a comedic anime, and discover that historically significant anime are not necessarily good anime... except when it comes to their sweet eighties soundtracks.

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03 - It's a Doc Eat Dog World (Dallos)
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Episode 02 of the Key Frames podcast, a podcast about anime. Ben, Andy, and Jon spend way too long talking about JoJo's Bizarre Adventure. Only robots, coffee, and complex sci-fi allegories can save them now!

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02 - I Have No Coffee And I Must Scream (Time of Eve)
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Episode 01 of the Key Frames podcast, a podcast about anime. Ben, Andrew, and Jon discuss how to add mecha to the Scooby Doo formula, why sports anime are even worth watching, and what it must be like to live on a desert planet where everyone wants to kill everyone.

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01 - Gasbag and the Bomb Guy (Trigun: Badlands Rumble)
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Episode 00 of the Key Frames podcast, a podcast about anime. Join Andy, Ben, Duncan, Jon, and Ray as they complain about moe, explain the differences between bears and little girls, and give some advice to the idol industry!

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00 - Don't Feed the Dragon (Little Witch Academia)
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