Episode 27 of Key Frames, a podcast about anime. Watching an anthology has Ben, Andy, Duncan, and Jon feeling scattered! What even are the topics of conversation? Candy? Comedy? Crap? Don't worry, they pull it together to talk about 2004's Hi no Tori, their spotlight for this episode.
Hi no Tori (2004) (30:25)
Listener Questions (1:13:37):
- What does an anime director do, in context of animation?
"Gal-O Sengen," featuring the gyaruo Super Saiyan
Dragon Ball as Journey to the West
What is the "Weird Al" Effect?
Who is the Legendary Super Saiyan Broly?
anohana, the anime for people who love to cry
Osamu Tezuka's library of characters
The ouroboros that is Tezuka and Disney
Who was Queen Himiko of Yamitai?
What was the Jinshin War?
What are inugami?
The phoenix (fenghuang or hou-ou) in East Asian culture
A look at the creative layout of the "Universe" chapter in the Hi no Tori manga
Who is Countess Elizabeth Báthory de Ecsed?